How to Protect Yourself After the Next Big Corporate Hack

How to Protect Yourself After the Next Big Corporate Hack
At this point, it's safe to assume that everyone's been affected by one megabreach or another. But when the next Equifax debacle happens, know that there's plenty you can do to help dampen the fallout.When a big company that has your personal information—like passwords or credit card numbers—gets hacked, it means, in a way, that you got hacked too. At the very least, it means some of your most sensitive information out there in the ether, just waiting for

Instagram Now Warns Users Against Wild Animal Selfies

Instagram Now Warns Users Against Wild Animal Selfies
warning message wildlife exploitationtaking photos with exotic animalsInstagram’s page readsWorld Wide Fund for NatureTRAFFICWorld Animal Protection #lionselfieriding an elephant as endangering an animal’s well-beingWorld Animal Protection writes on its websitewhether an animal may be being abused Bali, Indonesia. The elephant ride, felt sorry for the elephant. My first and last ride on an elephant. So much cruelty to elephant and especially in these foreign countries where the elephants are geared towards attracting tourist as a means of an income.

69-Year-Old Man Accused Of Plotting Mass Shooting At Florida Islamic Center

69-Year-Old Man Accused Of Plotting Mass Shooting At Florida Islamic Center
Bernandino Gawala “Nandie” Bolatete faces charges of knowingly receiving and possessing a silencer without registering it as required by federal law, according to the authorities. A criminal complaint released by authorities said Bolatete had been under investigation since October, when a tipster notified authorities of the alleged plot. Authorities said they immediately devised a plan to protect the mosque and to have an undercover officer befriend Bolatete, a Jacksonville resident. Bolatete was arrested Friday after buying a silencer from

15 UN peacekeepers slain in Congo

15 UN peacekeepers slain in Congo
(CNN)A "deliberate attack" on UN peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of Congo constitutes a war crime, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Friday, calling it the worst offensive on peacekeepers in recent historyAt least five members of the Congo's armed forces also were killed, Guterres said.

21 great self-care tips in response to Kumail Nanjiani’s thought-provoking tweet.

21 great self-care tips in response to Kumail Nanjiani’s thought-provoking tweet.
Kumail Nanjiani started an important conversation about self-care with a recent tweet. Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for SXSW. 2017 has been a long, exhausting year — which makes a recent tweet from actor Kumail Nanjiani and its responses so, so necessary right now. The "Silicon Valley" and "The Big Sick" star asked his Twitter followers how they "find the balance between being engaged and mentally healthy," which is a major challenge for a lot of us who've spent

The Dinner Party Manifesto: Eight Principles to Live By

The Dinner Party Manifesto: Eight Principles to Live By
#1 Dont Waste the Time You Have to Waste! Leisure time must not be squandered.All week, we toil at work, or network frantically in order to find some work. Finally comes some time off: At last, a little space for dreams to be realized! A few precious hours to explore the world, or each other, or the wonders inside our own minds! And what do we blow a big chunk of it on?Brunch. Adulthoods booby prize. After brunch, any

12 Self-Care Tips For Anyone Who Thinks Theyre Too Broke For It

12 Self-Care Tips For Anyone Who Thinks Theyre Too Broke For It
Ryan Moreno Perhaps one of the most significant realizations I’ve come to this year is that Consumerism really is a bitch. Along with its partner, Capitalism, the movement is so insidious that it has somehow infiltrated our most personal moments. Capitalism and Consumerism have managed to tie themselves with our self-worth, that we’ve begun to buy into the assumption we need to constantly spend money to be happy. While this may be true to an extent (since, after all,

The One-Week Wellness Challenge To Help You Kickstart 2018

The One-Week Wellness Challenge To Help You Kickstart 2018
rawpixel.com Wellness. It’s all the rage these days, no? Articles discussing the importance of self-care to pieces explaining what self-care actually is are everywhere right now. And understandably so. 2017 was a rough year for anyone with a conscious, so it only makes sense that we’re all scrambling to try and finds ways to make sure we’re taking care of our bodies, souls, and minds. But it’s hard. After all, if it were easy, we wouldn’t have to be constantly

Learn how to reinvent yourself and start over with Bobbi Brown

Learn how to reinvent yourself and start over with Bobbi Brown
"The easiest thing to do as an entrepreneur is step away from the business you helped grow from the ground up," said noone ever.  Iconic entrepreneur Bobbi Brown found herself in a situation where she walked away from her nearly $2 billion, self-named makeup brand to start a new venture and hasn't looked back since. Since that time, she's embarked on a new journey steering her ship to a new kind of consumer experience called: JustBobbi, a lifestyle and

Senators urge FCC to delay net neutrality vote

Senators urge FCC to delay net neutrality vote
Bots may have submitted fake comments to the FCC about the net neutrality vote.Image: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty ImagesTwenty-eight senators including Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, and Corey Booker signed a letter urging Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai to delay the upcoming net neutrality vote. SEE ALSO: Alyssa Milano's fight for net neutrality is exactly what we need right now They cited a study that estimated that more than 1 million public comments submitted to the FCC ahead of the Dec.

Declan McKenna wins BBC Introducing prize

Declan McKenna wins BBC Introducing prize
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDeclan McKenna talks to BBC Breakfast about his award With songs about police brutality and transgender conversion therapy, Declan McKenna has emerged as one of the UK's most interesting new songwriters.Now the 18-year-old, who started writing songs at school, has been named BBC Introducing's artist of the year.The award recognises musicians who got their start through BBC Introducing, which allows unsigned acts to get played on the radio.McKenna said he was

Prince George photo ‘in terror guide’

Prince George photo ‘in terror guide’
Image copyright PA Image caption Husnain Rashid is accused of sharing Prince George's photograph in tips for would-be attackers Mr Rashid is also alleged to have used the encrypted messaging application Telegram to send "channels" - or groups - a list of UK stadiums.Related TopicsIslamic State groupGreater Manchester PoliceMore From this publisher : HERE ; This post was curated using : TrendingTraffic

Are veggie burgers and cheese-less pizza the solution for a sustainable future?

Are veggie burgers and cheese-less pizza the solution for a sustainable future?
Image: pixabayEco-conscious consumers may want to practice portion control before chowing down on that cheeseburger. Recent studies about the environmental impact of agricultural industries like meat and dairy have produced worrying statistics. Widely cited research suggests that red meat products are responsible for as much as 40 times the amount of greenhouse gas emissions compared to vegetables and grains. The dairy industry is a culprit as well, with traditional dairy farming contributing to greenhouse gas emission through cow manure,

Desperate Venezuelans Turn to Video Games to Survive

Desperate Venezuelans Turn to Video Games to Survive
They start arriving even before the security shutters at the west Caracas storefront roll up at about 8:30 a.m. For 11 hours a day, they’ll hunch over old-fashioned cathode-ray tube monitors and bang on greasy keyboards in a dim space with a boarded-up window and a blanket of dust. They pause just long enough to smoke cigarettes in the stairwell. And if someone lingers too long, another eager person claims their seat and starts hunting make-believe monsters.Crisis-wracked Venezuela has become fertile ground for

5 Holiday Nail Art Ideas That Will Have You Feeling Festive AF

5 Holiday Nail Art Ideas That Will Have You Feeling Festive AF
It’s actually December, and the tree at Rockefeller Center is lit af. It’s basically Christmas already, guys. Unless you’re a normal human grinch, Christmas is the one holiday where everyone acts extremely extra, and quite honestly, the festive cheer is encouraged. I may be the wrong person to talk to about this, because I literally have been listening to Mariah Carey’s album since October, and I may or may not have two Christmas trees in my apartment rn, but