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It's official: Trump just made your personal data seriously less secure

You got one.Image: POOL/EPA/REX/Shutterstock By Ariel Bogle2017-04-04 02:38:03 UTC Donald Trump’s legislative achievements during his first months in office have been somewhat light, but here’s one that should trouble everyone on the internet. As promised, the president signed a bill Monday repealing a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) requirement that your internet service provider ask permission before tracking and selling your data. The privacy changes enacted during the Obama Administration were

Little girl shuts down a salesperson who asks her to choose a different doll

By Jerico Mandybur2017-04-04 02:19:29 UTC One’s a doll and one’s a human child, but they’re both doctors and they both rule. Clearly.  Sophia, a 2-year-old South Carolina girl, impressed her mum (and now, the whole internet) by shutting down some BS at the toy store, when her choice of doll was questioned by a grown-up. Stupid grown-ups!  As her mom, Brandi Brenner explained on Instagram over the weekend, Sophia took

Chris Hemsworth would like you to get out of his shot, thanks

Thor the photobomber.Image: Anthony Kwan/Getty Images By Johnny Lieu2017-03-28 01:00:39 UTC He may not be on set, but Chris Hemsworth would still prefer people not step between him and the camera. Any camera. The Australian actor posted an amusing photo of his friends Luke Mun and April Mun posing with beers in hand by a pool on his Instagram Monday.  Little do the pair know, but Hemsworth is effortlessly photobombing

Your favorite 'Westworld' scene-stealer will have a much bigger role in Season 2

“These violent delights have violent ends.”Image: hbo By Laura Prudom2017-03-28 00:46:25 UTC There were plenty of memorable characters in Westworld Season 1 — but one guest star made a huge impression on viewers despite only appearing in a few scenes, and it looks like the showrunners were paying attention. Louis Herthum, who played Peter Abernathy — the “father” of Evan Rachel Wood’s Dolores — in Season 1, has been promoted

Night Shift is now available on your Mac so you can finally get some damn sleep

It’s so bright!Image: Stephen Lam/Getty Images By Jack Morse2017-03-28 00:38:43 UTC It’s hard out there for a keyboard jockey.  Thankfully, Night Shift is here to save the day (er, night).  Spending long hours staring at a computer has its ill effects, one of which being that the blue light pouring out of the screen is thought to wreak havoc on people’s circadian rhythms. This in turn makes it harder to

The view from the International Space Station confirms it: Cyclone Debbie is a monster

By Ariel Bogle2017-03-28 00:11:02 UTC [embedded content] One thing to know about Cyclone Debbie, which is set to lash the northeast Australian coast Tuesday: It’s big. That’s abundantly clear in footage captured by the International Space Station (ISS). Posted by the Force Thirteen YouTube channel, which tracks tropical cyclones, the ISS apparently caught Cyclone Debbie as it intensified in the Coral Sea. As of writing, the eye wall of the

Miles Teller is the latest movie star to join an Amazon show

Miles Teller being Miles Teller.Image: Getty Images By Saba Hamedy2017-03-27 23:02:39 UTC Miles Teller is headed to the small screen. The Whiplash actor has landed the lead role in Amazon’s drama series Too Old to Die Young, Mashable has confirmed. The show, from Nicolas Winding Refn (Neon Demon), explores the criminal underbelly of Los Angeles. Teller will play a police officer entangled in the world of assassins. Refn will direct

Dubai Airport outlaws round bags from baggage operations

Dubai Airports will soon introduce a new baggage rule to help improve service, reduce the risk of mishandlings and enhance the performance of its check-in and baggage operation at Dubai International. “Dubai International provides some of the most sophisticated baggage systems in the world,” said Ali Angizeh, vice president of terminal operations, Dubai International. “However, even the most technologically advanced systems can be disrupted by irregular shaped or oversized bags.

Virgin Holidays launches Amazon Alexa sales skill

Virgin Holidays has launched a brand-new skill for Amazon’s cloud-based voice service, Alexa. The integration allows holidaymakers to ask Alexa to search Virgin Holidays for their next trip through devices including Amazon Echo and Echo Dot – hands-free speakers that are controlled by your voice. This advancement into artificial intelligence supported holiday search came about after a member of the Virgin Holidays web team and avid technologist, Declan Newman, travelled

TTC Agent Academy launches to travel agents

The Travel Corporation has reaffirmed its on-going commitment to its valued travel agent partners with the launch of a robust new training initiative, the TTC Agent Academy . The singular platform showcases the four core brands of Trafalgar, Contiki, Insight Vacations and Uniworld via a series of interactive, user-friendly modules and is complemented with a 90 second inspirational video animation highlighting the key benefits of the scheme. The Agent Academy