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Reported losses from NBN scams increase by nearly 300% in 2019: ACCC

Consumers lost more than AU$110,000 each month in the January to May period.

ZDNet 17 Jun 2019 6:42 am

Saturn's Largest Moon Would Make An Unbelievable Vacation Spot

You'd need an oxygen mask and enough layers to contend with beyond freezing temperatures, but could leave the sunscreen at home.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 6:34 am

The Shocking Texts Of A Border Patrol Agent

How an Arizona officer accused of hitting a migrant with his truck could put his agency's toxic culture on trial.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 6:34 am

A Very Silly Chase Scene Ensues After A Fox And A Badger Meet In The Nighttime

A husky badger goes after a terrified fox.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 6:34 am

When America Had An Open Prison — The Story Of Kenyon Scudder And His 'Prison Without Walls'

Many Scandinavian countries even have open prisons — minimum security institutions that rely less on force and more on trust. Back in the US, this might seem like an

Digg 17 Jun 2019 6:34 am

How Some Shrinking Cities Are Still Prospering

A study finds that some shrinking cities are prosperous areas with smaller, more-educated populations. But they also have greater levels of income inequality.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 6:34 am

When You Should Rent Vs. When You Should Buy

Homeownership has become a cornerstone of the American dream but renting can sometimes be the smarter choice.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 6:34 am

How Amazon Cloned A Neighborhood To Test Its Delivery Robots

That synthetic suburb allows Amazon to test its delivery robot Scout thousands or perhaps millions of times under varying weather conditions without swarming the neighbor

Digg 17 Jun 2019 6:34 am

Repeat Photography Reveals How Glaciers Change Over Time

Photographic do-overs are showing scientists the ways our world is changing.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 6:34 am

See A Design Of The Harriet Tubman $20 Bill That Mnuchin Delayed

A previously unreleased image of a new $20 note that was produced by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing and obtained by The New York Times depicts Harriet Tubman in a d

Digg 17 Jun 2019 6:34 am

This Town Comes Alive Once A Year, As Thousands Of Snakes Mate

More than 70,000 snakes slither out of dens to breed each spring at a Manitoba wildlife area. Thousands of people just can't keep away from the writhing show. Just don't

Digg 17 Jun 2019 6:34 am

China’s housing unicorn Danke appoints ex-Baidu exec as new COO

A few months after nabbing a handsome $500 million funding round, China’s shared housing startup Danke Apartment got a talent boost. On Monday, Danke announced the

TechCrunch 17 Jun 2019 6:17 am

5G just part of technology's 'new Cold War frontline'

As nations search for technology that 'confers a decisive strategic advantage' in controlling the 'global digital commons', the global political trends are reminiscent of

ZDNet 17 Jun 2019 5:55 am

Vocus loses another potential suitor as AGL walks away

AGL states it is no longer confident its proposal would create value.

ZDNet 17 Jun 2019 5:37 am

Dutton's non-denial fuels fears of domestic ASD cyber spying

The Australian government could avoid so much grief about surveillance if it stopped being so paranoid about discussing its ideas transparently -- unless it really does

ZDNet 17 Jun 2019 5:23 am

For The US, The Real Women's World Cup Starts Now

From here on out, there will be no more debates over sportsmanship should the U.S. run up the score.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 4:58 am

Inside FB Hate Groups, Police Officers Trade Racist Memes And Conspiracy Theories

Officers in law enforcement agencies across the country have joined private hate groups on Facebook, participating in the spread of extremism.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 4:58 am

Disney Animator Explains How He Came Up With The Character Design For Rajah In 'Aladdin'

Artist Aaron Blaise spent 21 years working on Disney's most famous animated films. Here he explains his process for character creation and revision.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 4:58 am

The New Wilderness

Why have Google and Facebook suddenly grown so worried about online privacy? Part of the answer is a defect in the language we use to talk about privacy.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 4:58 am

Other People's Photographs

Over the years I've accumulated thousands of other people’s photographs. The pictures were orphans, in several senses.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 4:58 am

Fans Are Better Than Tech At Organizing Information Online

Archive of Our Own, the fanfiction database recently nominated for a Hugo, has perfected a system of tagging that the rest of the web could emulate.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 4:58 am

The Story Behind the New Signs For NYC Parks

Over the last five years, NYC Parks has very gradually introduced a new brand identity, including streamlined signs visible at most parks today.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 4:58 am

No, Nurse, My Health Issues Aren't All Rooted In My Sex Work

As an indigenous woman in Canada, I've seen throughout my life how doctors and nurses put together false narratives of me. And I hate it.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 3:30 am

On Bringing The World Of Harry Potter To Life In… Florida

When it came to bringing Harry's alternate universe into Universal, J.K. Rowling approved every last nail, the recipe for butterbeer, even the window display at Honeyduke

Digg 17 Jun 2019 3:30 am

This Psychologist Explains Why People Confess To Crimes They Didn't Commit

False confessions are not rare: More than a quarter of the 365 people exonerated in recent decades by the nonprofit Innocence Project had confessed to their alleged crime

Digg 17 Jun 2019 3:30 am

Sausage Expert Explains The Differences Between Cheaper And More Expensive Sausages

'Wurst connoisseur Elias Cairo blind taste tests and guesses the price points of various sausages.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 3:30 am

Populists Prefer Television To Online News — But Are Sticking To Facebook As Others Leave

Trust in the media is broadly down worldwide, but the situation in the United States is a little different

Digg 17 Jun 2019 3:30 am

Watch Boxer Tyson Fury Dodge A Barrage Of Punches, En Route To Retaining His Lineal Heavyweight Title

This slow-mo footage of Fury masterfully evading punches, thrown at him with precision, belongs in a museum. He eventually did win the match and retained his title.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 3:30 am

How To Have A High-End Vacation For Less

You want luxury, but you don't want to overspend for it. Here's how to save in five popular and pricey cities without feeling deprived.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 3:30 am

How Salesforce got its developer conference right, while Microsoft, Apple, Facebook, and Google lost their way

Salesforce made developers and admins the stars at TrailheaDX 2019. Microsoft, Apple, Google, and Facebook failed to do the same at their developer conferences.

ZDNet 17 Jun 2019 3:30 am

Microsoft reportedly wanted Halo: The Master Chief Collection on PlayStation ..

Microsoft reportedly considered launching Halo: The Master Chief Collection on the PlayStation 4 a few years ago. It remains unclear if the

Digital Trends 17 Jun 2019 2:51 am

How Do You Choreograph A Good Queer Sex Scene? Six TV Creators and Filmmakers..

The filmmakers and showrunners behind these projects expressed in no small terms that the process of getting queer sex onscreen hasn't gott

Digg 17 Jun 2019 2:49 am


Newsvine 17 Jun 2019 1:49 am

Target checkouts hit by outage for a second day in a row

Another day, another Target checkout outage. Many took to social media to complain that checkouts at the retail giant went down for a secon

TechCrunch 17 Jun 2019 1:39 am

American Airlines now offers satellite-based Wi-Fi access across its mainline..

American Airlines, the world’s largest airline by fleet size and passenger traffic, has finished rolling out satellite-based broadban

TechCrunch 17 Jun 2019 1:30 am

Nintendo 3DS nowhere to be seen at E3 2019, but apparently not yet dead

The Nintendo 3DS was missing at E3 2019, but it appears that support for the console will continue. No first-party games are planned for th

Digital Trends 17 Jun 2019 1:24 am

US Sailing Team Critiques Famous Sailing Scenes In Movies And TV

SailGP team members Dan Morris, Rome Kirby and Mac Agnese separate sailing fact from fiction.

Digg 17 Jun 2019 12:48 am

Square Enix has no clue how many episodes Final Fantasy VII Remake will take

The initial release of the Final Fantasy VII Remake on March 3, 2020 will feature the part of the adventure that takes place in Midgar. Squ

Digital Trends 17 Jun 2019 12:27 am

Millions of Venmo transactions scraped in warning over privacy settings

A computer science student has scraped seven million Venmo transactions to prove that users’ public activity can still be easily obta

TechCrunch 17 Jun 2019 12:14 am

Jazzercise Turns Fifty

What began fifty years ago as a beginners’ dance class in Illinois is now a multimillion-dollar company that operates in twenty-five coun

Digg 16 Jun 2019 11:42 pm

Exactly What Policies Are In The 'Green New Deal' Bill

The Green New Deal has become one of the buzziest bills on the hill since... well, maybe the New Deal. But what exactly would the plan put

Digg 16 Jun 2019 11:42 pm

Some Nintendo Switch production moves out of China, including rumored new mod..

The rumored two new Nintendo Switch models have already reportedly entered production. Some of the components were moved out of China and i

Digital Trends 16 Jun 2019 10:57 pm

After June fires, energy group says hydrogen is future’s fuel

Causes of explosions in California and Norway are still under investigation.

Arstechnica 16 Jun 2019 10:30 pm

First, Do Harm

Studies that deliberately infect people with diseases are on the rise. They promise speedier vaccine development, but there's a need to sho

Digg 16 Jun 2019 9:24 pm

Your smartphone could be the key to predicting natural disasters

A challenge for atmospheric scientists is gathering enough data to understand the complex, planet-wide weather system. Now a scientist has

Digital Trends 16 Jun 2019 8:42 pm

Israeli company claims it can unlock any iPhone up to iOS 12.3 for police

Israel-based forensics firm Cellebrite claimed that its UFED Premium service can unlock any iPhone. The device will be sold as an on-premis

Digital Trends 16 Jun 2019 8:28 pm

The Very Large Telescope gets upgrade to aid its hunt for habitable exoplanet..

The Very Large Telescope is growing even bigger. The latest addition to the telescope's suite of instruments is a tool called NEAR (Near Ea

Digital Trends 16 Jun 2019 8:27 pm

Are Picky Eaters Born Or Made?

Genes play a role in taste perception. But there's a lot more to the story.

Digg 16 Jun 2019 8:26 pm

This Is Why Uber Drivers Play Such Bad Music

It's all about embracing the musical safe space  —  and keeping that rating high.

Digg 16 Jun 2019 7:33 pm

After Equifax breach, US watchdog says agencies aren’t properly verifying i..

A federal watchdog says the government should stop relying on the credit agencies to verify the identifies of those using government servic

TechCrunch 16 Jun 2019 7:31 pm