The 21 Most Overrated Books Ever (and 21 Books to Read Instead)
And 21 you should read instead (technically 20 books—Adventures of Huckleberry Finn did not fare well).
Palantir has secretly been using New Orleans to test its predictive policing technology
Even city council members don’t know about the program.
Here's How to Share as Little Data as Possible Without Deleting Facebook
As you may have realized by now, Facebook can’t be trusted with your data, and has been caught out time and time again letting it leak out to places it shouldn’t. If you can’t quite bring yourself to close down your account—maybe there’s a support group or family connections you’d like to keep active—then here’s how to restrict the amount of data Facebook has got on you.
You shouldn't have to do this. You shouldn't have to wade through complicated privacy settings in order to ensure that the companies with which you've entrusted your personal information are making reasonable, legal efforts to protect it. But Facebook has allowed third parties to violate user...
Every Single Setting in iOS Control Center and How Each One Works
It’s your all-in-one iPhone settings screen, accessible with a swipe up from the bottom of the display (or a swipe down from the top-right corner on an iPhone X or a double-tap of the Home button on an iPad). But do you know what all the Control Center options and switches actually do? And how you can make the most of them?
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Revealed: Secret rightwing strategy to discredit teacher strikes
Revealed: Secret rightwing strategy to discredit teacher strikes | Education | The Guardian
11 Tell-Tale Signs Your Accounts and Devices Have Been Hacked
No one likes getting hacked, and it’s generally true that the quicker you can spot something has gone awry, the better your chances of minimizing the damage. These are the main warning signs to look out for, what they might mean, and some quick pointers about what you should do next.
Facebook knows literally everything about you
ProtonMail encrypted mail service adds support for Apple Mail Outlook and Thunderbird - TechCrunch
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — When the GOP took full control of Oklahoma government after the 2010 election, lawmakers set out to make it a model of Republican principles, with lower taxes
Playpen: The Story of the FBI’s Unprecedented and Illegal Hacking Operation In December the FBI received a tip from a foreign law.
Automation will have a far-reaching impact on the global workforce.
Prosthetic Memories Help Brain Injury Patients with Short-Term Recall
If, at its most essential, the brain is a mass of wires and circuits, then when something goes wrong, logic suggests the brain can be re-wired to fix it. This is the theory behind a host of research that seeks to correct things like mental illness, paralysis and blindness, and impaired cognitive ability, by interfering with the brain’s wiring and firing.
Iron age Celtic Brewery from 500 BC reveals its secrets. Good article with enough info to look at reproducing the brew. The accompanying image though is of an Egyptian wooden beer making model at Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum in San Jose, California.