Julia Love / Mercury News:Apple to make many security guards full-time employees — CUPERTINO — Amid debate about Silicon Valleys sweeping use of contract workers, Apple will dramatically expand its in-house security team, giving the
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:Twitter Adds Friend-Finding And Two-Step Authentication To Its Login Service Digits — Twitters Digits, a developer-facing service launched last fall that offers a way to integrate a
JP Mangalindan / Mashable:Uber acquires mapping startup deCarta — Uber, the popular ride-sharing startup, is acquiring the mapping and search startup deCarta for an unspecified amount, Mashable has learned. —
Sean Purcell / Gmail Blog:Googles updated Contacts blends in contacts Google+ profile info, simplifies pruning duplicates, shows prior emails and meetings — The new Google Contacts: Bringing everyone together —
Harrison Weber / VentureBeat:With 90M users, Change.org buys Versa to expand its petition platform — Today Change.org, a rather large site for creating and promoting petitions, announced its third acquisition:
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:Six months after being acquired by Square, food delivery service Caviar launches Android app, has tripled orders, more than doubled headcount — Six Months After Acquisition, Caviar
Rich Brome / Phone Scoop:YotaPhone 2 featuring a rear-facing e-ink display to make its US debut this spring via Indiegogo — YotaPhone 2 Launching in U.S. via Indiegogo — YotaPhone plans to launch its unique
Christian Nutt / Gamasutra:Unity 5 released with upgrades, full-featured free version — This morning, Unity releases Unity 5, the latest version of its incredibly popular multiplatform engine. — It comes
A pair of Florida Sandhill Cranes have been flying over my hood the last few weeks and they finally dropped in on my street for a few minutes yesterday, Hubby grabbed his camera and was able to capture an image
Stormtroopers of Death, known as S.O.D., was an American crossover thrash band formed in New York in 1985. They are credited as being among the first bands to fuse hardcore punk with thrash metal into a style sometimes referred to
I know I am not perfectnor do I try to be.I realize I have many flaws.I only seek the strength to be strongerand the ability to acknowledge my wrongs.My wrongs are what make me my own deadliest foe.There is no greater
The $415 million class action settlement reached in the anti-poaching class action lawsuit filed against Apple Inc., Google Inc., and other tech companies was approved by a California federal judge, after she previously rejected the $325 million proposed settlement.
Washington (CNN)A Justice Department civil rights investigation has concluded that the Ferguson Police Department and the citys municipal court engaged in a pattern and practice of discrimination against African-Americans, targeting them disproportionately for traffic stops, u …
Vox video and related article: THE WAR ON DRUGOSometimes the best way to explain big policy issues is through metaphors. This short video, from the Global Commission on Drug Policy, walks through many of the criticisms of the war on
Settlement Addresses Robo-Signing and Other Improper Practices in Bankruptcy Cases The Department of Justice’s U.S. Trustee Program (USTP) has entered into a national settlement agreement with JPMorgan Chase Bank N.A. (Chase) requiring Chase to pay more than $50 million, …
Former U.S. Army Lt. Colonel and Two Other Co-Defendants Also Sentenced to Prison for Roles in the SchemeIn San Antonio today, a federal judge sentenced 38-year-old Marcus Deshawn Wright to two life imprisonment terms for sex trafficking of minors plus
When the Boston College Eagles took the field against the Red Sox Tuesday afternoon at JetBlue Park, every player on both teams wore No. 3 on the back of their jerseys to honor Pete Frates, the former BC captain who
Benjamin Netanyahu’s highly unusual speech today, arranged through his capacity as Israel’s liaison to the Republican Party, has been viewed by his critics primarily as an exercise in cynical manipulation. Netanyahu is attempting to manipulate Congress to support hi …
Texas Rep. Tony Tinderholt, who is currently on his fifth marriage, is doing everything in his power to the protect the sanctity of marriage. Rep. Tony Tinderholt was outraged. OUTRAGED! He immediately filed a complaint against the judge with State Commission
By Colin Freeman March 1, 2015One of the group of Indian men convicted of the notorious Delhi gang rape of 2012 has prompted outrage by claiming that his victim was to blame for her brutal sexual assault and murder.
WASHINGTON — Police officers in Ferguson, Mo., have routinely violated the constitutional rights of the city’s black residents, the Justice Department has concluded in a scathing report that accuses the officers of using excessive force and making unjustified traffic …
A NYT report says Clinton may have violated federal regulations by using private email for government business. But those rules weren’t in place when she’s alleged to have broken them.It looks bad for Hillary Clinton—again. This New York Times story
HACKENSACK - A 61-year-old Florida man was charged with sexually abusing a girl in Bergen County beginning when she was 9-years-old, prosecutors said Tuesday. Victor Scott, of Lakeland, Florida, was charged with aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault and child endangerment,
Treatment for painful episodes of blood vessel obstruction in sickle cell anemia is currently limited to controlling pain, but an investigational therapy might be able to interfere with the underlying cause of these events, known as vaso-occlusion crises, researchers at
The Santa Barbara County Sheriffs Office has released the identity of the individual who was fatally injured in the paragliding accident yesterday, March 1, 2015. The accident occurred near La Cumbre Peak, in an unincorporated area of Santa Barbara County.
Luciano Gutierrez of Temple, Texas was arrested last week on a drunk driving charge, but it took social media users a little longer to notice the irony of his T-Shirt. Gutierrez, 66, wore a shirt that read WARNING I DO
Mourner Paulisha Thomas dances in tribute to Deshwanda Sanchez before her burial at Angeles Abby Memorial Park in Compton on Dec. 19. Mourner Paulisha Thomas dances in tribute to Deshwanda Sanchez before her burial at Angeles Abby Memorial Park in
Pennsylvania State Police, Chambersburg, said Sidney E. Miller, 72, Mont Alto, was driving south on Anthony Highway on Feb. 26 when he tried to turn left into the Susquehanna Bank parking lot. SPRING VALLEY, N.Y. - A husband and wife
After all, new Windows-powered smartphone models are few and far in between, so much so that any new release is worth checking out, what more handsets by Microsoft itself. While both of these smartphones will be powered by Windows Phone
It has been really overcast the last few days here in Houston, which makes photographing actual light a bit more difficult. So I had to get creative: a neighbours tulip magnolia tree is in full bloom, so I figured that
To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. We have recently developed a data-mining pipeline that comprehensively identifies cancer unique susceptibilities, following the concept of Synthetic
Meet the new middle age, as personified by women who are extending the prime of life-with all its rich emotional, intellectual and spiritual potential-way beyond the short horizons that defined their mothers middle years. Are you among them? If so,
In the third round of The Honda Classic 2015, Jason Dufners 37-foot chip shot from the rough rolls over a ball marker and still rolls in for birdie on the par-4 14th hole. Read More In the third round of
Samsung has officially announced its latest flagship smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S6 at the Samsung Unpacked event earlier today together with the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge which is basically an S6 with its display wrapped around the edges of the
This is kind of related... In your 65/20/15 thread you talk about the amount of time on that... but as for number of shots its about the same, correct? Nah. You can hit more short game shots in a short
The driver of the truck was able to walk away from the crash and seemed to be uninjured after he was checked over by paramedics at the scene. Its unclear at this time what caused the truck to drive into
Members of Iraqi security forces and Shiite militia fighters make their way in vehicles from Samarra to the outskirts of Tikrit, north of Baghdad, Saturday as Islamic State suicide bombers and fighters struck targets in the northern Iraqi city of
In the tech world a stack refers to all the elements of something. For the mortgage industry, the idea of the single stack is that one platform can either meet all of the functional requirements involved in assembling a mortgage,
Bottles of nut chocolate liqueur are displayed in VOM FASS at the Grand Canal Shoppes in the Venetian Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. The store sells whiskeys and liqueurs on tap and lets shoppers sample them before purchasing.
Were beginning to understand the genes behind how men lost their dick spines. In fact, smooth penises are a derived state in humans; many if not most mammals have some level of spikiness or roughness on the penile tissue. Weve
The White Negro, Norman Mailer, 1957. It is on this bleak scene that a phenomenon has appeared: the American existentialist—the hipster, the man who knows that if our collective condition is to live with instant death by atomic war, relatively
Most debates around sex and disabled people in the mainstream press mirror those of medical ethicists, by focusing on whether disabled people have the right to pay for sex. But this is just one small part of the overall picture.Disabled
Vince Vaughn and Co-stars Pose for Idiotic Stock Photos You Can Have for Free. Stock photos have a bad rap. Theyre campy and cheesy and the butt of plenty of jokes. But whats great about them is theyre often the
Magnus Irvin and Michael Ritzema, run a company called Edible Anus. For fifteen years theyve been producing chocolates made from a mould created by an actual human anus! And now theyve taken things a step further, offering personal anus castings...
Why Womens Colleges Still Matter in the Age of Trans ActivismTrans Women Are Not a Threat to the Mission of Womens Colleges, But Certain Feminists ArePreviously: When Women Become Men at WellesleyTrans 101
Common knowledge about squirrels is that they are basically furry rats. Yes, they are adorable in an amnesiac sort of way, what with their inability to remember where they buried their nuts, but the modern squirrel is not typically considered
The folks at the urban exploration site trackrunners.net find a huge borehole leading down into some abandoned tunnels beneath the city. Many astonishing urbex photos and wry commentary document their trek to meet the great, sleeping beast at the end.
Curt Schillings tweet congratulating his daughter on her college acceptance was met with the usual assortment of congratulatory replies from friends and fans, some light-heated cant wait to date her messages from current students at her future school, and a
Unwanted babies had perhaps the best opportunities of all. If carefully placed in a basket in the portico of the Ospedale della Pietà on the Riva degli Schiavoni, they would be taken in, fed, clothed and educated at enormous expense
Infamous was a 2014 magic show from Derren Brown: This is an hour long Youtube video with a fantastic finale.How does he do it, on Quora....look like you are witnessing true magic: A positive review from a fellow magician.
Scientists have figured out what makes Indian food so delicious. In a large new analysis of more than 2,000 popular recipes, data scientists have discovered perhaps the key reason why Indian food tastes so unique: It does something radical with
The New York Times reports today that as Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton used her personal e-mail address to conduct all business. In response to a new State Department effort to comply with federal record-keeping practices, Mrs. Clintons advisers reviewed
One hundred years ago today, on March 3, 1915, a Naval Appropriations Bill was passed through Congress and signed by president Woodrow Wilson. A small rider was attached to the bill and went through the process almost completely unnoticed. That
What rights can a Deaf person who has been incarcerated expect? The National Association of the Deaf has a list of rights that correctional facilities must issue to Deaf people. However, a three-part documentary series done by HEARD (Helping to