Technology

Information breach exposes US Military physician particulars

Picture copyright AFP Picture caption The information was discovered on a internet tackle owned by US army contractor Delicate particulars of well being employees employed by the US army’s Particular Operations Command (Socom) have been uncovered in a knowledge breach. The 11GB of information included social safety numbers, names, addresses and salaries of some Socom workers. All the employees, together with some with high secret clearances, have been employed by

UK vinyl gross sales attain 25-year excessive

Picture copyright AFP Picture caption David Bowie was the biggest-selling artist on vinyl final 12 months Vinyl gross sales topped three million final 12 months, the best UK complete in 25 years. Greater than three.2 million information had been offered in 2016, an increase of 53% on the earlier 12 months, according to the BPI, which represents the music business. David Bowie’s Blackstar was the preferred album on vinyl, promoting

‘UK needs to be embarrassed about CES’

Picture copyright Getty Photos Picture caption Gary Shapiro says he doesn’t perceive why UK ministers are usually not doing extra to assist start-ups at CES The UK authorities’s lack of help for start-ups attending the CES tech present is a “supply of embarrassment”, in line with the occasion’s organiser. Gary Shapiro in contrast the nation unfavourably with France, the Netherlands and Israel. The pinnacle of 1 British agency on the

Leap second briefly catches out pc agency

Picture copyright Getty Pictures Picture caption The leap second precipitated Cloudflare software program to ‘panic’ Net agency Cloudflare was briefly caught out by the leap second added to the top of 2016. A small variety of the agency’s servers did not deal with the added second correctly making them return errors. The issue meant that the websites of a few of its prospects have been onerous to succeed in within

Of Course Japanese Restrooms Now Have Particular Rest room Paper For Wiping Your Telephone

Whenever you’re cleansing up after quantity two, don’t neglect your primary gadget. NTT Docomo, a unit of Japan’s telecom large, has put in smartphone wipes in restrooms at Tokyo Narita Worldwide Airport.   Toru Hanai / Reuters A person demonstrates the brand new cellphone rest room paper.  The corporate even posted a helpful instructional video on easy methods to use Japanese bathrooms and bidets (which it calls a “bathe”) in addition

Genuine eats in Abu Dhabi

Although usually overshadowed by its cooler sister metropolis, Dubai, Abu Dhabi’s understated nature encourages extra genuine and fewer showy eateries. This usually means higher high quality meals. Abu Dhabi can also be much more walkable than Dubai, because of its compact grid format. Regardless that among the finest eating places are tucked away from the primary streets, these exploring by foot or by taxi will nonetheless discover in search of

Enrique Olvera: Ambassador of next-gen Mexican meals

His restaurant, Pujol, now in its 16th 12 months, has constantly landed on San Pellegrino’s checklist of the world’s “50 Best Restaurants.” Friends generally fly into Mexico Metropolis simply to snag a noon lunch at Pujol. He additionally owns three Eno loncherias branded cafes, an upscale restaurant, Moxi, in San Miguel Allende, and Manta, which overlooks a secluded seaside in Los Cabos. Olvera has grow to be an envoy of

Centuries in the past, this path gave girls an opportunity to expertise one among Japan’s most sacred websites. Here is how one can go to at this time

On the one hand, this “girls pilgrims route” in Wakayama prefecture is a seven-kilometer stretch of unbelievable pure magnificence. Thick, silent forests, moss-covered rocks and trickling streams share house with historic shrines, crumbling deities and pink torii gates. Sometimes, the densely forested path breaks free from its coated confines to disclose open skies and the dramatic vistas of Japan’s mountainous Kii Peninsula. Then again, the path symbolizes their forbidden standing

New 12 months honour for TV tech campaigner Maggie Philbin

Picture copyright Pioneer Productions TV presenter Maggie Philbin has been appointed OBE within the New 12 months Honours checklist. Ms Philbin has been honoured for her work in sparking younger peoples’ curiosity in working in science, know-how and engineering. She co-founded the TeenTech organisation, which holds occasions that introduce college youngsters to technical and inventive careers. Ms Philbin has additionally had a protracted media profession related to science and tech.

21 Moments In 2016 That Reminded Us To Love Our Our bodies Extra

One factor 2016 obtained proper? Physique love. From body-positive activists talking out on social media to badass ladies proudly owning the Olympics and even a giant man taking on the dudeoir scene ― this yr was filled with physique positivity and self love. To rejoice the physique picture progress made in 2016, HuffPost Girls rounded up 21 of the most effective physique picture moments we have been honored to witness.