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The laws on watching online pornography are about to change

Porn websites can now be blocked and face fines of £250,000 if they let under-18s watch their adult material.<p>Digital minister Matt Hancock has …

Censorship

Former Military Lawyers: Chelsea Manning Could Face Prosecution for Senate Run

Chelsea Manning has filed to run for Senate as a Democratic candidate in Maryland, but such a run subjects Manning to prosecution for violating …

Government

Donald Trump and the many meanings of genius

When Donald Trump described himself as a “very stable genius”, even some of his supporters sniggered. The US president is clearly not a genius in any …

Rex Tillerson

Apple HomePod Gains FCC Approval, Release Imminent?

Images hidden in Apple's latest Home app version also suggest Siri can be muted.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

French porn star posts warning to parents of teenagers on internet safety: 'Do you think this is normal?'

Adult film performer Nikita Bellucci blasted parents, saying, "I'm getting fed up with educating your kids."<p>Without any regulation, the internet …

Facebook, YouTube Cracking Down on 'Tide Pod Challenge' Videos

Don't eat Tide Pods. And don't post videos of you, your friends, or random Internet people eating Tide Pods.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but …

Technology

Faux Grid Tracks

January 21, 2018<p><i>Each month, A List Apart’s editors select an article An Event Apart attendees shouldn’t miss, and we share it here. Enjoy this</i> …

Web Development

Colby Cosh: A Post columnist and a Star reporter walk into a minimum wage story ...

In Thursday’s edition of this paper, Marni Soupcoff wrote an entertaining column about how Ontario’s fairly aggressive minimum wage increase had …

Tim Hortons

‘Piercing’ Review: S&M Psychopaths Unleash Their Kinks In the Latest From ‘The Eyes of My Mother’ Director — Sundance 2018

Christopher Abbott and Mia Wasikowska star in Nicolas Pesce's wacky tale of crazy fetishes that's more sketch than movie.<p>In director Nicolas Pesce’s …

Piercings

Updates and the Road to Hell

The real question isn't how to update your systems, but rather, when you should allow updates to take place.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but …

Information Security

Two B.C. Liberal leadership candidates strike deal that rivals call desperation play

Two of the six candidates for the leadership of the BC Liberals are officially asking supporters to make each other their second choice in the preferential ballot for the vote early next month – a measure that has prompted their rivals to accuse them of a desperation play.<p>The move by former cabinet …

Elections

A La Carte (January 22)

Today’s Kindle deals include quite a selection of books written by and for women.<p>Sponsor<p>Show Your Support<p>“To most American Christians, this practice …

Evangelical Christianity

Saudis discover hip-hop scene

JEDDAH: Saudi and Arab hip-hop artists have been making great strides in the past couple of years and proving themselves through their lyrics and fan …

Saudi Arabia

Bahraini Minister of Information Denounces Iran-backed Houthi Terrorism

Bahraini Information Affairs Minister Ali al-Romaihi denounced recurrent Houthi attacks targeting cities in Saudi Arabia with tens of Iran-made …

Middle East

Contortions for Compliance: Life Under New York's BitLicense

<i>Sarah H. Brennan, a corporate and securities attorney, leads the blockchain technology, cryptocurrency and digital assets practice team at Lippes</i> …

Bitcoin

Significant hike to carbon prices necessary to achieve emissions targets, study finds

Federal and provincial governments will have to increase carbon prices dramatically in order to meet targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from passenger cars – or rely on series of regulatory measures that are even more costly, a study released by the Laurier Centre for Economic Research …

Climate

No-Checkout 'Amazon Go' Store Opens Monday in Seattle

When you're finished collecting your items, just walk out of the store. No more lines.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Amazon

To Combat Shortage, Nvidia Asks Retailers to Limit Graphics Card Orders

Nvidia asks retailers to only let shoppers buy two graphics cards at once, rather than selling them everything they have (for mining cryptocurrency, …

PC Gaming

Saudis urge crude oil cooperation

Saudi Energy Minister Khaled al-Faleh talks to journalists during the 7th Meeting of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee in Muscat yesterday. …

Oil

A Smartphone Holder for the Nintendo Switch? Sign Us Up.

This clever homemade accessory lets you attach your Joy-Cons to your smartphone. It's free to download and easy to create if you have access to a 3D …

Nintendo Switch

Google Teases Audiobooks in Google Play Store

A banner lets slip that you'll soon be able to purchase audiobooks directly from the Google Play Store.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we …

Google

The Disturbing Child Rape Movie That Left Sundance Speechless

‘The Tale’ depicts a grown woman (Laura Dern) working through the realization that she was sexually abused at age 13, graphically depicting those …

Laura Dern

'Gorgeous as ever': Paris Hilton forgets underwear in strappy outfit

Paris Hilton wrote "Ready to #TieTheKnot" alongside the photo she has shared on Instagram.<p>Paris Hilton took to social media on Saturday (20 January) …

Paris Hilton

The 10 Habits of Logical People

Becoming a logical person is not just a matter of memorizing and applying formulas, or learning how to tell the difference between a valid and an …

Economics

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KPMG - Our AuditorsKPMG conducts our<br>financial and regulatory audit<p>5 star rating5 star rating voted by<br>our users<p>FCA - Our RegulatorsAuthorised by the …

Property (UK)

All about Promises and async / await

Recently I revisited Wes Bos his ES6 for everyone course and made some notes on the Promise and async / await modules. These notes got a little out …

JavaScript

Natalie Portman shares harrowing “sexual terrorism” experience at age 13

Speaking out at the Women’s March in Los Angeles this weekend, the Oscar winner brings the issues of Times Up and #MeToo to the forefront<p>Oscar-winning actress Natalie Portman told the crowd at Saturday’s Women’s March in downtown Los Angeles that she experienced what she calls “sexual terrorism” as …

Natalie Portman

Britain’s tired old economy isn’t strong enough for Brexit

Leave campaigners’ visions of national renewal depend on a level of commercial vibrancy that the UK can no longer muster<p>Brexit, at its heart, is a recognition that Britain has become steadily weaker since it spent much of its empire wealth fighting two world wars – too feeble in the years before …

Business

Why does the fashion industry accept sexual harassment?

Last weekend, Mario Testino was accused of sexual misconduct towards male models and former assistants.<p>The <i>New York Times</i> detailed the experiences of 13 men who were allegedly sexually assaulted or harassed by the photographer. Testino denied the claims. His legal team, Lavely & Singer, questioned …

Mario Testino

The Why and The Way of Inquiry and PBL | Rethinking Learning

<i>Ross Cooper is the Elementary Principal of T. Baldwin Demarest Elementary School in the Old Tappan School District in New Jersey, co-author of</i> …

Teaching