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WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- We start the new week in South Korea with Sogon Yoon, co-founder and editor-in-chief of Far Ride. Driven by his passion for cycling, Far Ride was Sogons first foray into the world of magazine publishing. Each issue features a long ride into a new cou
Authorities in India are reporting success in their fight against online piracy. After measuring websites against standards established by the UK's Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit, complaints were filed with the registrars of 11 'pirate' webs
This is set to be the busiest few weeks the royal family has seen in a while. SEE ALSO: The best royal wedding merchandise available right now On Monday morning, the Duchess of Cambridge was admitted to hospital after entering the early stages of lab
Microsoft added a new security feature called Windows Defender System Guard to Windows 10 versions when it released the Fall Creators Update version of the operating system back in October 2017. Windows […] Ghacks needs you. You can find ou
If you’ve thought an app disappeared from your iPhone or iPad without warning, you’re not going crazy. One of iOS 11’s new tricks is called Offload Unused Apps. It’s designed to help you save space on your devi
The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again. 'Pacific Rim: Uprising' tops the chart this week, followed by 12 Strong'. 'Den of Thieves' completes the top three. Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent site
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Inverse: Parts of the Federal Communication Commission's repeal of net neutrality is slated to take effect on April 23, causing worry among internet users who fear the worst from their internet service provide
The data scientist at the heart of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Aleksandr Kogan, has apologised for his role in it. Kogan spoke to 60 Minutes on Sunday, maintaining that at the time, he believed he was doing everything correctly, and that he woul
Telstra has announced that its upgrading almost 500,000 cable broadband customers from 30Mbps speed to 50Mbps.Telstra today announced that the telco will be upping the speed for nearly half a million cable customers, for no extra cost.Any customer on
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has made seeding of Aadhaar number in bank accounts mandatory as part of updated Know Your Customer (KYC) guidelines, although the move will be subject to the final judgment on Aaadhar in the Supreme Court of India. Th
Users of Google Chrome Canary, the cutting edge version of Google's web browser, have a chance to get a sneak peek of a user interface design refresh that Google may plan to […] Ghacks needs you. You can find out how to support us here or s
In their recently published study, two sleep researchers find that night owls face a 10% higher risk of early death and other health problems. How come? Do you wake up bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, greeting the sunrise with cheer and vigor? Or are yo
Thinking of rolling to the cinema in your PJs or unicorn onesie? One cinema won't let you in. A New Zealand cinema has banned pyjamas and onesies, championing their aim to improve the dress standards in the surrounding town. SEE ALSO: Everyone is ter
Wurmple. Such a simple, non-descript worm Pokemon. Generation 3’s Caterpie or Weedle, only somehow even less impressive. But if you look at its evolution line in Pokemon Ruby, Sapphire, later games, or Pokemon GO, you’ll notice so
Cosmetics and beauty e-commerce platform Nykaa has raised Rs 75 crore funding in a new round, reports Economic Times. The company, ET says, is being valued at almost Rs 3,000 crore. This is the fourth round of funding for the online retailer, which w
Facebook may be in the hot seat right now for its collection of personal data without our knowledge or explicit consent, but as The Wall Street Journal points out, "Google is a far bigger threat by many measures: the volume of information it gathers,
The world of interface design has gradually shifted from a design focus to a user focus. This means designers now care more about the experience rather than how something looks.... The post 10 YouTube Channels For UX Design Tips & Tutorials
MIAMI-While advertisers first-party data is very powerful at helping them connect with consumers, it must be structured in an optimal way so as to be matched with other data to achieve scale, according to George Musi, Publicis media agency Blue 449s
Maybe the kid just wanted to find himself at a yoga retreat. A 12-year-old Australian boy really ticked off his parents by using the family credit card to buy flights to Bali, Indonesia, after he had an argument with his mum. SEE ALSO: Studious teens
Microsoft has paid out $7 million to Minecraft content makers since last June. But it’s just beginning to build out its marketplace. Stefan Panic and Joe Arsenault used to dream of building things in Minecraft for a living. But until recen
Delhi-based healthtech startup Visit has raised a funding of undisclosed amount fromTwitter’s co-founder Biz Stone has invested an undisclosed amount, Stone announced it in a blog post.The funding round reportedly also saw the participation
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Gizmodo: A British teenager who gained notoriety for hacking a number of high profile United States government employees including former CIA director John Brennan and former director of intelligence James Cla
Are you here with your child? Its a Sunday and my daughter is visiting her mom. Id spent the morning lugging my daughters old clothes and toys to a donation bin, where theyll be given to some of New Yorks neediest kids. Now I was on a photo walk, sho
NBCUniversals decision to join the OpenAP audience-targeting consortium one year after its creation is a positive move that gives us even more scale to buy and transact on from an audience standpoint, says Maureen Bosetti, Chief Partnerships Officer
Abdulsalam Haykal, CEO of Haykal Group in the United Arab Emirates, addresses the Magazine Innovation Center’s ACT 8 Experience attendees via video. For reasons beyond his control, Mr. Haykal could not make it in person to the ACT 8 Experie
Well, that was fast. Perennial country star of our hearts, Shania Twain, has backtracked on saying she would've voted for Donald Trump in the 2016 U.S. election. SEE ALSO: Even Kellyanne Conway admits it was Slimeball Comey who swung the election for
E813:Andy Rachleff, Founder & CEO of Wealthfront and Co-Founder of Benchmarkjoins us on episode813 ofThis Week in Startups.Much of the conversation focuses on investment strategies, including long-term goals versus short-term gains, stocks ve
In its earnings call with investors, on a question about taking a more aggressive approach in emerging markets with lower price points in countries like India, Netflixs co-founder, chairman, president & CEO Wilmot Reed Hasting, said that the
Jennifer Carolan Contributor Jennifer Carolan is a general partner and co-founder of Reach Capital. In The Better Angels of Our Nature, Harvard psychologist Steven Pinker makes the case for reading as a technology for perspective-taking that has the
Several major Hollywood studios, Amazon, and Netflix have filed a lawsuit against Set Broadcast, LLC, which sells the popular IPTV service SET TV. The companies accuse the service and its operators of facilitating mass copyright infringement. In addi
This is the last installment from the Magazine Innovation Centers ACT 8 Experience:Print Proud Digital Smart. Today is ACT 8 Day 3. April 19, 2018. ACT 8 Experience, Day 3, Part 1 Bonnie Kintzer, President and CEO, Trusted Media Brands ACT 8 Experien
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: According to reports from Bloomberg and E&E News, the Trump Administration has been exploring another way to help coal and nuclear generators: the Defense Production Act of 1950. The Act
Despite the pop culture fiction that artificial intelligence is a far-away puzzle just waiting to be unlocked, the truth is that AI is already a tool that most use often, some of us even every day.  Just think about it: every time you stop t
Playing Marvel Strike Force alone is great, but it’s even better when you’re part of a halfway decent Alliance. Or even more than halfway decent, if you can find one. One of the primary benefits of joining an Alliance is to partic
Sunny Dhillon Contributor Sunny Dhillon is a partner at Signia Venture Partners. More posts by this contributor The rise of experiential commerce Approaching e-commerce investments in the age of Amazon Late last year, after Amazon announced it had ac
Whether your online business is small or established, you need to have efficient tools that will help you to manage the selling process. Online stores have continued to gain more revenues due to the expanding market, but there have also been challeng
The Pirate Bay has been hard to reach for more than a day, causing concern among some BitTorrent users. The outage is likely caused by technical issues, so the site is expected to resurface soon. Meanwhile, some of the site's proxies and its Tor doma
Remember Firefox Notes? Mozilla launched Firefox Notes as a Test Pilot project back in mid 2016 along with the Voice Fill and Send experiments. Firefox Notes added note taking capabilities to the […] Ghacks needs you. You can find out how t
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Link reclamation regains lost link value, which can quickly increase your rankings and link profile.The post What Is Link Reclamation & How to Regain Lost Link Value by @annaleacrowe appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
J.K. Rowling and Jessica Williams hung out at the opening of a rather large Broadway show on Sunday, where they decided to drop some rather big news. The former Daily Show correspondent, who was announced as part of the Fantastic Beasts 2: The Crimes
Wait, what happened at the end of the first season again? We know there was mayhem and a lot of characters got shot, but the last time we saw Westworld was in December 2016, which is a really long time ago in the TV-watching universe. After more than
You’d think everybody would want to fly. It’s been a universal human dream since the first cave person saw the first pterodactyl. You’d think better technology, greater demand, economic growth, and population growth woul
We all want to have a nice and comfortable home to live with, and thats why homeowners who can afford to splurge on things for their home would never miss purchasing a home theater system. However, if you want to amp up the fun and entertainment, you
Silicon Valley angel investor Jason Calacanis just announced the "Openbook Challenge," a competition to create a replacement for Facebook. "Over the next three months, 20 finalists will compete for seven $100,000 incubator grants," explains long-time
Sending out warnings is supposed to reduce the numbers of people using BitTorrent to obtain movies, TV shows and music without paying. It's far from clear how much difference they make but receiving one can't be the best of experiences for recipients
This weeks Designer News (N.433) includes a CSS/JS Piano, Rapid Research at Google, Reusable, Maintainable, & Modular CSS, Stop calling these Dark Design Patterns or Dark UX, Why Brutalism is Good, Podcasts for Designers & Developer
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There is an opioid dealer nearby. In fact, this drug kingpin is not standing on the corner or lurking on college campuses, this supplier is right at your fingertips. Thanks to a recent article, the plague of drug sales through popular and public soci
If you could change the past, would you? It's a provocative question, and one you'll be ruminating on long after viewing Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two, which officially opened Sunday night on Broadway following an Olivier Award-
Defender Injector is a free program for Microsoft Windows devices by the prolific developer Sordum that makes it easier to add file or folder exclusions to Windows Defender. Windows Defender is the […] Ghacks needs you. You can find out how
Universal Basic Incomes aren't really the issue, argues Fast Company staff writer Ben Schiller. "It's how you find $2 trillion to pay for it." One answer may come in the form of "universal basic assets" (UBA). UBA can mean a fund of publicly-owned in