From Fast Company - technology: Brands: People Just Want Products That Make Them Happy And Healthy

What does the phrase “the good life” mean to you? Having enough money to do what you want? Achieving milestones in your career? Seeing family and friends regularly? Living more simply and healthily?
A new survey finds that many of us…

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From Gizmodo: Lumoid, Best Buy’s Supposed Gear Rental Partner, Shuts Down

Lumoid, a four-year-old San Francisco startup which was reportedly partnering with Best Buy to offer try-before-you-buy rental services on products like cameras, audio gear, and fitness trackers, has gone out of business.Read more…

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From TechWorm: More than 460 HP laptop models found with pre-installed keylogger

Keylogger found in HP Notebook models Earlier this year, we had reported how the audio driver pre-installed on several Hewlett-Packard (HP) laptops contained a built-in keylogger code that recorded all of a user’s keystrokes and stored the information such as usernames and passwords, personal information in a human-readable file. In order to rectify this, HP then rolled […]

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From Gizmodo: You Can Now Click ‘Cryptocurrency OK’ on Craigslist, Because That’s Not Sketchy at All

Bitcoin has continued to explode in value, briefly reaching a high of over $17,000 a coin before settling back down to under $16,000 just weeks after it passed into the five-figure range. But the surge is being driven by speculation, not the ease of ac…

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