Facebook’s top security exec called for huge changes to solve the company’s problems in a leaked memo (FB)

Win McNamee/Getty Images Facebook’s security boss Alex Stamos called on Facebook to make some major changes in the wake of its string of scandals in March 2018. BuzzFeed News has published an internal memo in which the exec argues that the company needs to collect less user data and listen to people’s concerns about it […]

Putin reportedly proposed holding a referendum to solve the conflict in Ukraine in his closed-door meeting with Trump

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Russian President Vladimir Putin reportedly proposed solving the conflict in eastern Ukraine with a referendum during his one-on-one meeting with President Donald Trump.  Putin discussed the proposal in a closed-door speech on Thursday, sources in attendance told Bloomberg.  Residents in pro-Russian separatist territories would vote on whether to separate, but similar separation referendums […]

Brain teaser: The riddle that “only smart people can solve” – can YOU solve it?

A riddle is a statement, question or phrase that has a double or concealed meaning, put forth as a puzzle to be solved. One riddle leaving Britons scratching their heads is claiming to only be solved by “smart people”. The online riddle featured on SilverDoorApartments.com comes with the intro: “Think you’re the smartest one in […]

Could slow travel help solve Venice’s overtourism woes?

Mary Novakovich May 29, 2018 Share this article Venice may be feeling the effects of overtourism, but there’s still peace and quiet to be found. Mary Novakovich discovers how to slow down and see Venice in a whole new light. Venice is heaving. It’s a victim of its own popularity—on any given day, tourists outnumber […]

Solve Sci-Fi Programming Puzzles In Prime Mover

Post-SpaceChem, puzzler fans have had a bevy of programming and pseudo-programming games to test their solution-crafting prowess and the new game Prime Mover looks to scratch that itch as well, with its blend of circuit board construction and input manipulation. Reminiscent of a cross between Human Resource Machine and SpaceChem, Prime Mover has you transporting […]

Slice And Slash To Solve Combat Puzzles In Ori Hunter

Crafted for Ludum 41, Ori Hunter is a small but clever puzzler, where you must manage limited slices to annihilate rooms of demons as a futuristic ninja. As the high-tech sword-wielder, you must clear each screen in five slashes, with the last blade-tipped dash leaving you at the level’s exit elevator. These challenges start out […]

Fortnite letters – How to solve ‘Search F-O-R-T-N-I-T-E Letters’ season 4 week 1 challenge

Fortnite letters is one of the Fortnite season 4 week 1 challenges added to the Battle Pass today for Battle Royale fans on PS4, Xbox One and Mobile. Fortnite letters is one of the week 1 challenges highlights, and launched on the day that the Fortnite season 4 Battle Pass launched. Completing it will net […]

I really want to like Snapchat’s new camera glasses — but the new model doesn’t solve the biggest problems I had with the first version (SNAP)

Snap On Thursday, Snapchat’s parent company Snap Inc. introduced the second-generation version of its camera glasses, called Spectacles. I actually tried the first-generation Snapchat Spectacles in November 2016, and I have to say, as much as I loved the concept behind the camera glasses, I wasn’t impressed with the overall design or execution of this […]

‘Rebuild the trust’: Germany needs Russia to solve conflicts & promote multilateral world – FM

Germany needs to rebuild trust with Russia to tackle regional crises and promote multilateralism, a newly-appointed Foreign Minister said in a surprise addition to his statement praising the West’s unity over the Skripal case. Speaking to Bild’s Sunday edition, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said Berlin is ready to revive dialogues with Moscow, despite supporting the […]