Hackers Don't Just Want Your Credit Cards, Now They Want the Pattern of Your Life Rather than just trying to grab information from your credit card, criminals are now looking for broader sets of data: names, addresses, dates of birth, and other identifying material which can be used to carry out [...]
When I started working on io9 in 2007, we didn’t have a name for the site yet. We hadn’t come up with any real plans for how we were going to cover science fiction, science and futurism. But there was already a central idea that the site was based around: That science fiction is for absolutely everybody who enjoys it. Read more...
A tribute to Dick Uyvari will take place on May 14th in the form of a bowl-a-thon and fundraiser.For those who don't recognize the name, Dick and his life partner Joe LaPat were hugely instrumental in preserving and restoring buildings...Show More Summary
It looks like more leakage in the Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare marketing ship, as it appears that a promotional image for the game has emerged from a Canadian retailer showing the game name, release date and the special edition coming up. Show More Summary
Journalist Julia Ioffe wrote a profile of Melania Trump for GQ Magazine that was actually pretty sympathetic; but Melania didn't like it. So she took to Facebook and posted a message bashing Ioffe by name. Donald Trump's knuckle-dragging...Show More Summary
Considering how much love grandmas and grandpas give their grandkids, these special adults deserve equally meaningful names. If grandmother and grandfather don't feel right or your folks just don't want a name that makes them feel any older than they are, there's an array of beautiful options to choose from. Show More Summary
My name is Madeline Wilson and I'm a senior at St. Olaf College. While my friends are applying for jobs and going to interviews, I'm working with a team of lawyers to change St. Olaf's legacy of failing to address rape on campus. I’m also working with a group of students to bring awareness to St.... Continue reading
Max Martin was named Songwriter of the Year for the record-breaking 9th time at ASCAP’s 33rd Annual Pop Music Awards. The songwriter and producer co-wrote nine ASCAP pop hits this year, including Taylor Swift’s “Blank Space” and The Weeknd’s “Can’t Feel My Face.” CEO Jon Platt of Publisher of the...
They’re sold under a variety of names, including Bootea, MateFit, and Skinny Bunny, but they’re all basically the same: teas that contain senna, a plant with a laxative effect. Senna is found in FDA-approved products like Ex-Lax, but...Show More Summary
If you've spent a lot of time at Belcampo, Fernald's butcher shop and counter at Grand Central Market in downtown Los Angeles, or her larger restaurant of the same name in Santa Monica, you'll be forgiven for assuming that her first book would be, say, a butcher's manual, or an ode to sustainable...
One of the major voices in food journalism has revealed his choice for the best sandwich of all time — but it may not be for everyone. Sam Sifton, former restaurant critic for The New York Times, writes in a new...
Patton Oswalt has spoken out publicly for the first time since his wife Michelle McNamara‘s untimely death last week. The 47-year-old actor and comedian quoted a tweet asking people to donate to the charity 826LA in Michelle‘s name to help continue her passion for writing. “She wrote lines that stung & hummed. 13 years in [...]
Congratulations to Shannon Liss-Riordan of Lichten & Liss-Riordan for being named Litigation Daily‘s Litigators of the Week for April 28, 2016. The post Litigator of the Week: Shannon Liss-Riordan appeared first on Public Relations & Strategic Communication.
We've tried teasing, thickening sprays, and root lifters all in the name of plumped-up hair, but Instagram has led us to the ultimate quick fix: toppers. Stylist Lauren Ashtyn Guest designed small sections made of human hair that act as partial wigs. Show More Summary
CasaMozambique.co.mz is the new name for Mozambique-based property website Propertymaputo.com, which focused its operations around the capital city of Maputo, but will now offer its services nationwide.
In October 2015, a frequent Fox News guest named Wayne Simmons was charged with fraud for misrepresenting himself as a former CIA operative and using this fake biography to try to obtain work as a defense contractor. Simmons, who appeared...Show More Summary
The University of Houston student, Zachary Turpin, found the pen name "Mose Velsor" in the database for The New-York Daily Tribune on Sept. 11, 1858, referring to something that was about to appear in The New York Atlas. Turpin ordered...Show More Summary
Comedian Ali Wong has some things to say about feminism: Namely, it sucks! (She's probably kidding.) But seriously, the stand-up comic and Fresh Off the Boat writer has a comedy special, Ali Wong: Baby Cobra, coming out on Netflix May 6. No, that's not the name of the baby, you silly ... More »
Have you ever wondered how to note a friend has too much iStuff? An Apple executive is setting the record straight on how to properly refer to multiple Apple-branded devices. For some reason, seemingly chill dude Phil Schiller has no...Show More Summary
Woah there! The year is zipping by, but before we launch full-force into next month, there’s just about enough time for a quick roundup of the best updates and launches in April. From notable updates from big names like Google, to the world of bots and ultrasound-like file beaming. Show More Summary