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Facebook reportedly aims to buy a 'major' cybersecurity company

Facebook reportedly aims to buy a 'major' cybersecurity company

Facebook is still reeling from the hack that exposed 29 million users, but it may have a solution: go shopping. Sources talking to The Information claim that Facebook is accelerating plans to buy a "major" cybersecurity company, and has al...

Canadian government growers can't keep up with Alberta's demand for weed

While cannabis may now be legal to smoke, sell and possess across Canada, the demand for bammy is harshing the buzz of many an Albertan. According to the CBC, certified cannabis suppliers are having a hell of a time trying to keep up with demand. The...

Way too many burger chains still pump antibiotics into their meat

Using antibiotics to keep livestock healthy until they're chopped up and smooshed into burgers and chicken nuggets is not a great idea: we're already facing a bevy of antibiotic-resistant bugs hellbent on killing us. Throwing the drugs down our throa...

Weekend Tunes: Robert Plant - House of Cards

It's been a while since I took the time to listen to Robert Plant's outstanding Band of Joy. Given everything that's happened over the past two years or even the past few days in North America, the album's second track, House of Cards, feels a littl...

NBA 2K19 Is A Great Way To Play & Unwind Together After A Crazy Work Week!

2 DAYS AGO
After a crazy week at work (I know you have all been there!), nothing makes for ...

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Tech Talk With Bre: Is Your iPhone Slow? Let’s Fix It

5 DAYS AGO
Sooooooooo slowwwwwww. That’s something you definitely don’t ever wa...

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Walmart Is Your One Stop Shop For Latest Tech Products & Here Are Our Favorite Picks!

6 DAYS AGO
This post is sponsored by Walmart and SheKnows Media. Here at Chip Chick, there’...

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Goats & Beauty: You Have These Four Legged Cuties To Thank For These Handmade Goodies From Dionis

11 DAYS AGO
Goats and beauty are two things you probably don’t think to correlate, but...

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Weekend Watch: The Projects and Adventures of “Amy Makes Stuff”

1 DAY AGO
Weekend Watch: The Projects and Adventures of “Amy Makes Stuff”

A mechanical engineer who moonlights as a Jane of All Trades maker on YouTube.

R...

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3D Print Your Own Banksy Art-Shredder Frame

2 DAYS AGO
3D Print Your Own Banksy Art-Shredder Frame

One maker has taken it upon himself to create a replica of Banksy's art-shreddin...

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Tips of the Week: Stainless vs. Steel, Epoxy Shootout, Etching with a Rotary Tool, Halloween Hacks

2 DAYS AGO
Tips of the Week: Stainless vs. Steel, Epoxy Shootout, Etching with a Rotary Tool, Halloween Hacks

Tips and tricks and some Halloween treats, this week, from the world of makers o...

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How They Made: Life Size Blue Whale from Recycled Plastic

2 DAYS AGO
How They Made: Life Size Blue Whale from Recycled Plastic

The biggest beast that ever lived, the blue whale dwarfs even the dinosaurs

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Adafruit’s HalloWing, an MCU Optimized for Halloween Projects

3 DAYS AGO
Adafruit’s HalloWing, an MCU Optimized for Halloween Projects

A feature-rich microcontroller especially designed for Halloween and other multi...

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A species of fish has passed the mirror test for the first time

1 MONTHS AGO
The cleaner wrasse has become the first fish ever to pass the mirror test – a cl...

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DNA editing before birth could one day massively expand lifespans

1 MONTHS AGO
If it becomes possible to make dozens of changes to DNA, future generations coul...

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Are UK teens in the grips of a self-harm epidemic? It’s complicated

1 MONTHS AGO
A report by The Children’s Society claims one in four teenage girls in the UK ar...

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Dark matter blasted by star explosions may explain misfit galaxies

1 MONTHS AGO
Some misfit galaxies don’t seem to conform to our standard model of the universe...

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Multiple sclerosis drug is first to dramatically cut brain shrinkage

1 MONTHS AGO
An experimental treatment can nearly halve the loss of brain tissue in people wh...

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Honor surprises with its Magic 2 announcement, truly bezel-less display, slider form factor

1 MONTHS AGO
Honor surprises with its Magic 2 announcement, truly bezel-less display, slider form factor
Honor had a nice surprise as the end of its event, announcing the successor to i...

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This could be our first look at the iPhone XS, featuring a larger display and gold color

1 MONTHS AGO
This could be our first look at the iPhone XS, featuring a larger display and gold color
An image showing off the upcoming iPhone XS has reportedly been leaked. It looks...

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Surface Pro gets a firmware update to improve LTE stability on all models, for some reason

1 MONTHS AGO
Surface Pro gets a firmware update to improve LTE stability on all models, for some reason
Microsoft is releasing a new firmware update for all models of the company's new...

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Honor announces its "crazy" new Play handset with GPU Turbo technology and notched display

1 MONTHS AGO
Honor announces its
Honor has announced its latest handset, the Honor Play. The unit offers 6.3-inch...

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A little ahead of time, here is the first look at the new Apple Watch

1 MONTHS AGO
A little ahead of time, here is the first look at the new Apple Watch
The new Apple Watch, expected to be unveiled at the event taking place on Septem...

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Q1 Smart Pet Feeder

4 DAYS AGO

As home automation gadgets continue to sell, our homes are becoming smarter ever...

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QuietPure Whisper Bedroom Air Purifier

6 DAYS AGO

4.2Expert RatingWe go through a lot of trouble cleaning our homes, wiping down c...

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HELLO 2 Fully Encrypted All-In-One TV Companion

9 DAYS AGO

Video and audio issues are a part of our everyday lives sadly, but what can you ...

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What is Mesh? Find Out What The New WiFi Tech Means To you

9 DAYS AGO

Mesh routers first made a splash early in 2017, and have since become one of the...

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AT&T SportsNet and the Vegas Golden Knights Now Available on DISH in Las Vegas

9 DAYS AGO

Hockey fans are going to love this news. AT&T SportsNet, the TV home of the ...

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Simple Outdoor Chair

3 MONTHS AGO
Simple Outdoor Chair
This plywood outdoor chair is very easy to build and you can get all the materia...

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Bandana Sling Pack

3 MONTHS AGO
Bandana Sling Pack
This is a quick, simple, and effective way to turn a bandana into a pack that yo...

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Folding Lock Knife. or Is It 'locking Fold Knife'?

3 MONTHS AGO
Folding Lock Knife.  or Is It 'locking Fold Knife'?
I've made kitchen knives, cleavers, bread knives, friction folders etc. I thoug...

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Tripod Pour Over Coffee Stand

3 MONTHS AGO
Tripod Pour Over Coffee Stand
Ever since I used my parents' Chemex, I've been obsessed with brewing coffee. Ex...

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Binary Wrist Watch

3 MONTHS AGO
Binary Wrist Watch
I've always been fascinated by both interesting ways of telling the time and bin...

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Canadian government growers can't keep up with Alberta's demand for weed

1 HOUR AGO
While cannabis may now be legal to smoke, sell and possess across Canada, the de...

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Way too many burger chains still pump antibiotics into their meat

2 HOURS AGO
Using antibiotics to keep livestock healthy until they're chopped up and smooshe...

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Weekend Tunes: Robert Plant - House of Cards

3 HOURS AGO
It's been a while since I took the time to listen to Robert Plant's outstanding...

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My life on the road: A lost passport, no ID, and bullshit paperwork trying to get back to Canada

8 HOURS AGO
16 October, 2018 My wife drops me at the airport in Calgary. I'm traveling to Ch...

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The new Pixel phone has a bizarre, obscure "opt out" arbitration waiver

9 HOURS AGO
Binding arbitration is corporate America's favorite dirty trick: to use a produ...

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Ultimate Ears unveils BOOM 3 and MEGABOOM 3 Bluetooth speakers

1 MONTHS AGO
When it comes to Bluetooth speakers, the market is absolutely saturated with the...

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CCleaner update offers improved privacy controls, renames elements to stop users freaking out, adds bundleware

1 MONTHS AGO
It’s fair to say, CCleaner has experienced a lot of problems since Avast acquire...

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0patch beats Microsoft to patching Windows 10 task scheduler 0-day vulnerability

1 MONTHS AGO
Just 24 hours after a zero-day bug in Windows task scheduler was revealed by @Sa...

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80 percent of enterprises struggle to protect machine identities

1 MONTHS AGO
The protection of human identities tends to be high on the agenda for organizati...

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New technology moves AIOps out to the edge

1 MONTHS AGO
Artificial intelligence for operations (AIOps) is gaining ground, allowing busin...

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Keeping Up Appearances

1 MONTHS AGO
Keeping Up Appearances

Just because a tool is available doesn't mean people will use it correctly....

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CodeSOD: Rectangle Marks The Spot

1 MONTHS AGO
CodeSOD: Rectangle Marks The Spot

If you need your user's country of origin, there are many ways you can go ...

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CodeSOD: Look Ahead. Look Out!

1 MONTHS AGO
CodeSOD: Look Ahead. Look Out!

I'm an old person. It's the sort of thing that happens when you aren'...

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CodeSOD: Assertive Programming

1 MONTHS AGO
CodeSOD: Assertive Programming

Defensive programming is an important tool in any developer's toolbox. In st...

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Error'd: Exponential Customer Service

1 MONTHS AGO
Error'd: Exponential Customer Service

"I think I'm missing some precision in my Dell customer number," wri...

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Intel accused of commissioning rigged CPU benchmarks

11 DAYS AGO
Intel reportedly published rigged benchmarks designed to make its new i9 chips l...

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Pomera heads to English-speaking world with new e-ink folding pocket typewriter

5 MONTHS AGO
The first Pomera designed for English use looks like the e-ink typewriter I've a...

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Printed "paper" watches

5 MONTHS AGO
Cajiso's "paper watches" wrap a watertight tyvek wristband with a magnetic clos...

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Mega medical tester pester: It smacked a big one, that malware scam, if indeed it was SamSam

2 MONTHS AGO
Testing giant LabCorp still recovering Analysis  One of the largest clinical tes...

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Here's why AI can't make a catchier tune than the worst pop song in the charts right now

2 MONTHS AGO
DeepMind tries to train a neural network on classical piano Neural networks are ...

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Sorry, Neil Armstrong. Boffins say you may not have been first life-form to set foot on the Moon

2 MONTHS AGO
Earth's satellite may have been habitable billions of years ago The Moon may not...

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No big deal... Kremlin hackers 'jumped air-gapped networks' to pwn US power utilities

2 MONTHS AGO
'Hundreds' of intrusions, switch could be pulled anytime, where have we heard th...

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Psst, says Qualcomm... Kid, you wanna see what a 5G antenna looks like?

2 MONTHS AGO
Oh, and Intel's modems are garbage, claims chip-slinger waving around speed test...

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Iranian Influence Operation Worldwide Significantly Larger Than Previously Identified

1 MONTHS AGO
Iranian Influence Operation Worldwide Significantly Larger Than Previously Identified

An apparent Iranian influence operation targeting internet users worldwide is re...

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Special Interests Circulating Draft Legislation to Cut Short ICANN's Whois Policy Process

1 MONTHS AGO
Special Interests Circulating Draft Legislation to Cut Short ICANN's Whois Policy Process

Special interests who oppose privacy are circulating draft legislation to cut sh...

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WIPO Updates GDPR Guidance for UDRP

1 MONTHS AGO
WIPO Updates GDPR Guidance for UDRP

Three months after implementation of the European Union's (EU) General Data Prot...

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Taking a Multi-Stakeholder Look at Cyber Norms

1 MONTHS AGO
Taking a Multi-Stakeholder Look at Cyber Norms

Recently we've seen several examples of likely state-sponsored security incident...

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The .EU Top-Level Domain Facing Radical Shake Up as a Result of the Proposed New European Regulation

1 MONTHS AGO
The .EU Top-Level Domain Facing Radical Shake Up as a Result of the Proposed New European Regulation

In response to outdated Regulations in a rapidly changing world of domain names ...

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