Equifaxs Hacking Nightmare Gets Even Worse For Victims

September 12, 2017

After Equifax Inc. been demonstrated that sensitive data on two of every 5 Americans was explained in a cyberattack, thousands entered onto a company website to see if they were at risk. For many, the website didn’t work at first. But for those who got through, a bad surprise was waiting. If your data had been stolen, Equifax offered a free time of credit monitoring known as” TrustedID Premier .”…


How dogs and drones are slashing rescue times in thewake of natural disaster.

September 9, 2017

An unlikely dynamic duo is changing the game for Swiss rescue operations needing to move quickly after natural disasters. Photo by Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images. Dogs… Photo by Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images. …and drones. Photo by Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images. The Swiss Federation of Civil Drones has partnered with the Swiss Association for Search and Rescue Dogs (REDOG) to complete a handful of missions — including one this week. On Aug. 23, 2017,…


Woman seeks career advice on the tech industry, gets the sleaziest reply

September 4, 2017

It’s a sad state of affairs when a woman reaches out for career advice from an industry influencer, and instead finds herself on the receiving end of inappropriate messages. When 18-year-old Lydia Jones contacted a male entrepreneur for career advice, the conversation quickly took a handbrake turn into creepy territory. SEE ALSO: Yes, that controversial Google diversity rant matters. Like, really matters. Jones’ says she wanted a steer on entering…


BB-8’s Evil Twin, at $150, Here to Help Disney Strike Back

September 4, 2017

Two years after a $150 rolling robot captured the hearts of “Stars Wars” devotees, Walt Disney Co. is betting fans will shell out the same price for the droid’s dark, evil twin. On the big screen, BB-9E will face off against the beloved BB-8 in a new “Star Wars” installment in December from Disney’s movie studio. The toy, made by Sphero, is part of a collection of fancier gadgets Disney…


You probably haven’t heard of nature deficit disorder but you could still have it.

August 29, 2017

When’s the last epoch you wasted time in sort ? Image by Sonja Guina/ Unsplash. Real nature not you standing under a tree for shade so you could see your cellphone screen better before hop-skip your city’s subway system. When was the last time you actually baby-sit on some real light-green grass, surrounded by living trees, plants, and wildlife that doesn’t consist of the bird you’ve reputation Joe that hangs…


Tesla Finishes First Solar RoofsIncluding Elon’s House

August 27, 2017

First the Model 3 electric car. Now the solar roof. In time 1 week, Tesla has objection two distinct manufactures with radically new concoctions. Tesla has completed its first solar ceiling installations, the company reported Wednesday as part of a second-quarter earnings report. Just like the first Model 3 purchasers, who made their keys last week, the first solar ceiling patrons are Tesla hires. By selling to them first, Tesla…


Men try to read the most disturbing comments women get online back to them.

August 16, 2017

Trigger warning for discussion of sexual assault and violence. A recent video by Just Not Sports took two prominent female sportswriters and had regular guys* read the awful abuse they receive online aloud. Sportswriters Sarah Spain and Julie DiCaro sat by as men read some of the most vile tweets they receive on a daily basis. See how long you can last watching it. *(Note: The men reading them did…


Neil Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming

August 15, 2017

A lecture explaining why using our imaginations, and providing for others to use theirs, is an obligation for all citizens Its important for people to tell you what side they are on and why, and whether they might be biased. A declaration of members interests, of a sort. So, I am going to be talking to you about reading. Im going to tell you that libraries are important. Im going…


5 corn-shaped sex toys to make your summer even more delicious

August 13, 2017

Who can resist a nice, fresh ear of corn?Image: Shutterstock / Amazing snapshot Its peak corn season, friends. And what better to celebrate your favorite cobbed vegetable than by eating getting down and dirty with it? Yes, its all fine and dandy to gnaw on the real thing, but why confine yourself when there is such a lovely array of corn-inspired sex toys? Now, thanks to these ripe and ready…


Netflix and Amazon on edge as Disney plans own streaming service

August 9, 2017

Studio will pull all titles from rivals and try to corner market in family-friendly fare from 2019 Disney is to pull its movies from Netflix and take on the streaming company with the launch of its own service from 2019, showing family-friendly fare such as the Toy Story films, Frozen and its forthcoming sequel, and The Lion King. The move is being seen as a potential major challenge to Netflix,…