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Pirate Bay co-founder plans surveillance-free messaging app

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The co-founder and former spokesperson of the file-sharing site Pirate Bay Peter Sunde is working on a new iPhone and Android messaging application that will allow the users to protect their conversations from spying. The application called Hemlis – ‘secret’ in Swedish – utilizes end-to-end encryption to make sure that …

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How to Create the Perfect Brand for Your Business

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Branding is crucial for modern businesses. Without a recognizable brand, you will struggle to stand out from the crowd. Big companies have created million dollar businesses based on their brand. Imagine Apple without the instantly recognizable ‘apple’ or Nike without the ‘tick’. It takes time, money, and effort to build …

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Google puts its virtual brain technology to work

A powerful new approach to artificial intelligence is ready to improve many Google products. This summer Google set a new landmark in the field of artificial intelligence with software that learned how to recognize cats, people, and other things simply by watching YouTube videos (see “Self-Taught Software“). That technology, modeled …

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PC and Laptop Sales Grow: What’s Behind It?

For the first time in five years, a study from IDC earlier this year showed that PC and laptop sales are on the up. It was a small rise, of just 0.6% year on year, but still marks a turnaround in what has been a long-term decline. Conventional wisdom suggests that the …

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Alibaba’s Jack Ma: In 30 years time people will only work 4 hour days

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Alibaba founder Jack Ma spent 800 hours traveling around the world last year and plans to increase that to 1,000 in 2017, discussing his growing e-commerce platform, globalisation and artificial intelligence. The billionaire Chinese businessman sat down his week at the Gateway ’17 conference in Detroit for a wide-ranging interview …

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Study finds cocoa reverses memory loss

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A tasty drink may give a typical 60-year-old the memory as of a person 20 to 30 years younger. A US study has revealed that cocoa contains bioactive ingredients that reverse age-related memory decline. Scientists at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) published the results of a dietary experiment, based on …

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Top 25 healthy muscle building foods

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So many of us are concerned with staying trim and fit by eating right and doing cardiovascular workouts that we overlook the importance of building and maintaining muscle mass through diet and exercise. Having a lean and muscular physique provides many benefits. One of the most important is that muscle …

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4 superfoods to remove toxins

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Detoxing can be hard on your body and cause a wide variety of alarming side effects. After all, the substances being removed are usually pretty horrible, consisting of toxic chemicals from Teflon, vaccines, pesticide residues, pharmaceutical drugs, chemotherapy residue, heavy metals, aluminum, radiation, and even by-products from GMO foods. There …

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Are onions healthier than many superfruits?

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Onions are not only a savory cooking staple to use as an inexpensive seasoning and flavoring agent in your favorite recipes. They also happen to be literally packed with beneficial compounds. So packed in fact, that they are actually healthier ounce for ounce than most “superfruits” like pomegranates, goji berries …

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Push to put your money in Google’s CIA cloud wallet

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In Google’s Brave New World, all of your money will be in the “cloud” – a metaphor for data stored and retrieved over the internet – and you will pay for stuff with a swipe of a mobile device. Google rolled out this “service” in 2011 and calls it “Google …

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Added sugar is the number one culprit in the American health crisis

Cancer. Heart disease. High blood pressure. Obesity. Diabetes. Premature ageing. What we take for granted as hallmarks of life in the most affluent country on Earth have been popularly linked to everything from genetics to fast food. What if the real answer is so straightforward it’s as near at hand …

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A comparison of the iGaming industry in UK, US and CA

Comparing the different iGaming industries found in the United Kingdom, the United States of America and the Canadian iGaming sectors may at first appear to be simple act of comparing like against like, ‘apples with apples’ if you were, however what it actually is, is a matter of comparing ‘apples …

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10 things you need to know about Syria

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Corporate media regularly attempts to present Bashar al-Assad’s regime in Syria as solely responsible for the ongoing conflict in the region. The media does report on events that contradict this narrative — albeit sparingly — but taken together, these underreported details shine a new light on the conflict. 10: Bashar …

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7 of the best foods for weight loss

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People are always looking for the best foods for weight loss. Losing weight isn’t just about calories. It’s about the kind of food we eat, the exercise we endure, the overall lifestyles we adopt. Rather than starving ourselves (which actually negatively affects metabolism, resulting in fat retention), we benefit more …

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Having unhealthy food cravings? Here is what your body really wants

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Even while kicking the standard American diet (SAD), even after leaving SAD behind, those nasty little junk or processed food cravings can re-emerge. They’re like the munchies after coming down from pot or booze. But cravings don’t need any drug or alcohol stimulus to overcome us. Cravings have more than …

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Car ownership to become a thing of the past

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By Filip Karinja Hollywood movies set in the future feature people traveling in flying vehicles piloted by a driver. Well I’m here to tell you that Hollywood has got it wrong on this one, just like they did with the movie Back to the Future predicting we’d have hover boards by now…I’m …

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9 Tips for Freelancers to Keep Themselves Healthy

The main perk of freelancing is hinted in its name ‘free’—the freedom to be your own boss and work your own hours. However, with that freedom comes added responsibility and it’s easy to fall into bad and unhealthy habits, especially if much of your work involves sitting at a computer …

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5 trends that show China is about to redefine the gold market

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Apple spent about five years developing the iPhone, which has changed the smartphone market forever. Until the release, however, nobody could imagine what impact the iPhone would have on the market. And most consumers didn’t know about it at all. The same thing is happening with China and gold right …

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