From: Ars Technica » Infinite Loop
Pre-event Apple rumor roundup: A song of iPhones, iPads, and Apple TVs
The countdown clock is ticking, and the new products are taking shape.
Sneaky adware caught accessing users? Mac Keychain without permission
From: MacNN | The Macintosh News Network
Genieo installer finds it easier to beg for forgiveness than to ask for permission.
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Report: Internet Services
dynamic DNS tricks; experiences with WideOpenWest (WOW), Lisco.com and others; along with issues of business monopolies and government
malware distribution via web ads (malvertising); router security problems; and security/privacy features and tips from Firefox
Google Now Tells You About All the Possible Illnesses You're Suffering
If you?d rather Google the weird thing growing on your hand than go see your friendly neighbourhood healthcare professional, good news: Google is announcing support for a bunch more medical conditions, without having to ever leave search results.
You Can Finally Pilot Your Own Flying Millennium Falcon and X-Wing
We?ve brought you lots of custom-built X-Wing and Millennium Falcon drones
, but for those of who don?t know the difference between a servo and a Dremel, these new flying toys from Air Hogs will let you easily fly a couple of classic Star Wars spaceships.
Why is There Serotonin in Animal Venom?
Serotonin got famous as the joy chemical?the one that could lift depression and put us in a good mood. It?s also in the venom of many animals, from hornets to snakes, and in some cases it?s lethal.
From: National Geographic News
Will Self-Driving Golf Carts Steer Way for Autonomous Cars?
More college students and senior citizens may soon get rides on golf carts equipped with sensors and cameras?but no drivers.
When Single Male Rodents Settle Down, They're Changed Forever
Forget soulmates. Male prairie voles have no idea who they?re raising kids with?at least, not until they mate.
Watch Western Wildfires Burn After Years of Drought
From: BBC News - Science & Environment
A new interactive map shows how wildfires have ravaged the western United States in 2015 ? and over the past decade.
Science and maths 'vital for adults'
Adults who lack basic science and maths skills risk being "bamboozled" and making bad decisions, according to a leading scientist.
Earth's trees number 'three trillion'
A new report says there are three trillion trees on Earth, eight times as many as the previous best estimate.
Emissions 'far above' 2C target
Researchers say that global efforts to cut carbon are far short of what's needed to avert dangerous climate change.