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90% of US has a poor diet, and 25% doesn’t exercise

Health industry loves to peddle pills and tricks, but Americans are missing the basics. Enlarge / A bowl of salad stands on a table. (credit: Getty | Sina Schuldt) As the pandemic enters its third year with cases and hospital.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaJan 25th, 2022

If you think PC gaming doesn"t have enough stories to tell, you"re wrong

Tentpole franchises like Grand Theft Auto and Call of Duty are mainstay for PC gaming, but the platform offers more options than ever before......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 28th, 2022

GoodWill Ransomware Forces Victims To Donate To the Poor

New submitter Grokew writes: "GoodWill ransomware group propagates very unusual demands in exchange for the decryption key," reports CloudSEK. "The Robin Hood-like group is forcing its victims to donate to the poor and provides financial assistance t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 28th, 2022

Internet Drama in Canada

We all need great internet service, but it doesn't happen by accident. From a report: Let's talk about internet policy! In Canada! Wheee! I'm serious that there are useful lessons from a saga over home internet service in Canada. What has been a prom.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Exceeding expectations: Samsung Galaxy A53 versus Pixel 6 camera comparison

The Samsung Galaxy A53 is a $450 mid-range smartphone, but that doesn’t mean it has sub-par cameras. This device is actually one of the only mid-range smartphones with 4K video capture from its selfie camera, a feature that’s still pretty.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsMay 26th, 2022

Here"s why TCL"s PS5 Pro prediction doesn"t make much sense

Here"s why TCL"s PS5 Pro prediction doesn"t make much sense.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 26th, 2022

Elden Ring doesn"t come close to being the most-played game of the year

FromSoftware's latest action RPG may have taken the world by storm, but new data shows it's far from being the most-played game of the year......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 26th, 2022

What an Alexa red ring means and how to fix it

Is your Alexa device showing a red ring that doesn't seem to go away? Don't worry -- it's usually something that's easy to fix. Here's what you should know......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 25th, 2022

This ransomware looks to make the world a better place

If you want your decryption key, you need to feed the poor, buy them blankets, and pay for their healthcare......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 25th, 2022

The 15 best free PC games to play now

Gaming doesn't always have to be an expensive hobby......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 24th, 2022

Study shows that scavengers, such as raccoons, can be picky eaters

When you picture a finicky eater, a raccoon doesn't usually come to mind. But new research from the University of Georgia has revealed that scavengers, such as raccoons and vultures, can be selective about what they eat. The study provides insight in.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 24th, 2022

Amazon Employees Are Quitting at Twice the Rate of Recent Years

A growing number of employees Amazon doesn't want to lose are leaving the company, according to a report. Insider: An internally tracked metric, called "regretted" attrition, has reached an average of 12.1% since June 2021, more than double the avera.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 24th, 2022

Exploring how diverse social networks reduce accent judgments

Everyone has an accent. But the intelligibility of speech doesn't just depend on that accent; it also depends on the listener. Visual cues and the diversity of the listener's social network can impact their ability to understand and transcribe senten.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 24th, 2022

Paying ransom doesn’t guarantee data recovery

A Veeam report has found that 72% of organizations had partial or complete attacks on their backup repositories, dramatically impacting the ability to recover data without paying the ransom. Additionally, 76% of organizations admitted to paying the r.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 24th, 2022

Apple would benefit from buying EA, but that doesn’t seem likely to happen

According to a recent report, gaming company Electronic Arts (also known as EA) has been looking for a potential buyer – and one of them is none other than Apple. However, while Apple would certainly benefit from buying EA, this doesn’t seem lik.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 24th, 2022

What does prioritizing cybersecurity at the leadership level entail?

Week after week, month after month, shareholder cyber lawsuits hit the news. Capital One settles for $190 million. A class-action lawsuit was filed against Ultimate Kronos Group for alleged negligence regarding a ransomware attack, identifying a poor.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 24th, 2022

Guest drops Apple Watch on Disney World ride, claims $40,000 in fraudulent credit card charges

Walt Disney World doesn’t always turn out to be “The Most Magical Place on Earth” for everyone. One woman made a costly mistake after dropping her Hermès Apple Watch while vacationing at the Disney theme park in Orlando. more… The post Gu.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2022

Zola Says User Accounts Were Hacked, But Still Doesn"t Offer 2FA

Zola, a wedding planning startup that allows couples to create websites, budgets and gift registries, has confirmed that hackers gained access to user accounts but has denied a breach of its systems. From a report: The incident first came to light ov.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2022

Rio"s urban gardens produce healthy food for the poor

Gun-toting youths watch over a street in a Rio de Janeiro slum hit hard by drug trafficking, but walk a bit further and this rough area also boasts the largest urban vegetable garden in Latin America......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 21st, 2022

Nuclear Fusion Is Already Facing a Fuel Crisis

It doesn’t even work yet, but nuclear fusion has encountered a shortage of tritium, the key fuel source for the most prominent experimental reactors......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

A new tool to verify the geographical origins of virgin olive oil

Olive oil is one of the most prestigious agri-foods in Spain and it is the base of the Mediterranean diet. Adulteration and commercial fraud cases occur when it comes to the origin and varieties of a product with such an economic and business interes.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022