A Lithuanian man scammed Facebook and Google out of more than...

This week, the Department of Justice announced the indictment of a Lithuanian man who bilked Google and Facebook out of $123 million. He did it using one of the...

EU Parliament backs ban on single-use plastic products

The European Commission has handed down a new directive to tackle plastic pollution at its very heart, by banning single-use plastic items including straws, food containers and cotton...

Singapore-Based Crypto Exchange DragonEx Has Been Hacked, exchange reports loss of...

On Monday (25th of March), Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange DragonEx announced through its official Telegram channel that it had been hacked, and that cryptoassets belonging to the exchange as...

WhatsApp is testing two new features for ‘forwarded’ messages to control...

A beta test with the new Whatsapp feature shows you how many times your message has been forwarded. The new features are reportedly called ‘Forwarding Info”, and “Frequently Forwarded”...

Healthy food medical recommendations could lead to lowering healthcare costs

Every day, doctors write prescriptions for medications that will treat various ailments in their patients. Those prescriptions, though, come once the patient is already sick. In an effort...

This is how you view, download, or delete your personal data...

The idea that once something is online, it’s there to haunt you forever seems to be buried in our conscience. The good news is that your digital footprint...

Boeing crashes raise questions about automation and U.S. flight safety involvement

Flying need to be simple for pilots Cockpit crew need enough information to make split-second decisions without being overwhelmed. It’s not an intractable challenge. The problem comes with split-second decisions....

Medieval diseases outbreak is making a comeback among the homeless in...

Typhus, tuberculosis, and other illnesses are spreading quickly through camps and shelters. Jennifer Millar stays in a homeless encampment off a Hollywood freeway ramp. She is constantly cleaning the...

Dieticians have decided what the most hyped about diet trends should...

Diet trends are forever changing, just as the name implies. Encouraging a certain diet is by no means a wise thing to do, given that there’s no winner...

Withings adds sleep apnea detection to its tracking mat

There are countless products available that help you track your sleep, giving you insights into your sleep patterns and quality. But there's been nothing to help snoozers identify...

Research tells us the right way to eat carbs in order...

New research links low-carb diets like Keto and Atkins with AFib and lower life expectancy. Here’s why many heart doctors also don’t recommend going low-carb. Cutting too many carbs...

Bezos, Buffett and Dimon name their health care effort

Although it took more than a year, the new healthcare project created by three industry titans to lower health care costs finally has a name… and it’s not...