What is National Period Day?

We rarely talk in public about periods, but this is changing with Saturday's first-ever National Period Day. On this day, people in all 50 states are rallying to highlight an invisible problem — period poverty.

UK's National Health Service Moves To NoSQL Running On an Open-Source Stack

An anonymous reader sends this news from El Reg: The U.K.'s National Health Service has ripped the Oracle backbone from a national patient database system and inserted NoSQL running on an open-source stack. Spine2 has gone live following successful redevelopment including redeployment on new,

Walmart.com Reports Biggest Cyber Monday In History, Mobile Traffic At 70% Over The Holidays

There were some discrepancies this year between the figures from various firms tracking 2014’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday’s online sales, with IBM reporting only single-digit growth, and others like Adobe and ChannelAdvisor stating Black Friday online sales were up over 20%.

On International Women’s Day, Thoughts On Gender And STEM

Editor’s Note: Wende Cover joined as the new Director of Media and Communications in June 2011, where her primary focus and role on the promotion of the Internet Society’s vision, mission, and values.In nearly every country in the world, technology plays a major role. Yet,

The Secrets Of Highly Efficient Napping

Not all naps are created equal. Some naps have been shown to rejuvenate where others boost creativity. What's more, when you nap can be as important as how you nap. Here's how to nap like a professional, nap-taking machine. Here's how to nap like you MEAN IT.Read more...

Romania calls for 3 days of mourning after nightclub fire kills at least 27

Romania's government declared a three-day period of national mourning beginning Saturday hours after a heavy metal concert at a Bucharest nightclub ended with a tragic fire and stampede, leaving at least 27 people dead and nearly 200 injured.Victor Ponta, Romania's prime minister,

What's the Difference Between 'Party Cloudy' and 'Mostly Sunny'?

If you ever thought it was difficult to tell the difference between “partly cloudy” and “mostly sunny,” you’re not alone. Established by the National Weather Service (NWS) according to a loose set of rules,

IT insurance: It's not just about stolen computers

In this feature, we look at some of the virtual risks that could afflict your company, and what you can do to minimise the damage caused when they occur. Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/10/27/it-insurance-its-not-just-about-stolen-computers/

A Hundred Years After This Man's Death Scientists Confirmed He Was Murdered

This historical mystery is not a “whodunnit.” It’s more of an “ifdunnit.” In 1908 the emperor of China died a very suspicious death. It took until 2008 for people to know that the person who almost definitely did murder him actually did murder him.Read more...

Fossil With Preserved Tail Feathers and Skin Reveals Dinosaur Plumage Patterns

An undergraduate student from the University of Alberta has uncovered the fossilized remains of an Ornithomimus dinosaur with preserved tail feathers and soft tissue. The remarkable specimen is offering important insights into the plumage patterns of these ancient creatures,

The Horizon For Information Security Jobs

With graduation season upon us, many graduates entering the workforce are understandably anxious about their future employment. However, at least one group is poised to take advantage of a market suffering from a massive skills shortage: cybersecurity professionals. Read More

Emilia Clarke's nude scene pressure didn't come from 'Game of Thrones'

Emilia Clarke opened up about performing in nude scenes on Game of Thrones and later projects in a recent episode of Dax Shepard's podcast Armchair Expert. In the episode,

'The Mandalorian' concept art proves Baby Yoda was always adorable

We don't know where Baby Yoda came from (yet), but The Mandalorian creator Jon Favreau is willing to divulge how he first saw the adorable creature.On Tuesday, four days after the release Disney+'s second Mandalorian installment, Favreau shared the concept art for "The Child" on Twitter.

Baby Yoda is taking the internet by storm

Appearing on "The Mandolorian," the newest "Star Wars" TV series, the tiny alien made everyone fall in love with it. Read more...More about Entertainment, Mashable Video, Star Wars, Yoda, and Disney

This robotic snake can climb a tree — Future Blink

Designed by the Biometric labs at Carnegie Mellon, this robot snake can slither, climb, and move unlike other robots. Read more...More about Tech, Mashable Video, Robot, Snakes, and Future Blink

These 3D printed homes offer a sustainable future — Future Blink

Called TECLA, the project uses materials found onsite that are reusable and recyclable to build circular and affordable homes. Read more...More about Tech, Mashable Video, Environment, Housing, and Future Blink

Need a gift for a gamer? We found 35 curved monitors that are on sale.

TL;DR: Curved monitors from Samsung, LG, Dell, Sceptre, and Acer are on sale at various retailers ahead of Black Friday.You can look at retailers' pre-Black Friday sales in one of two ways: as marketing gimmicks designed to prolong the already-too-long Christmas shopping season,

Android flaw allowed attackers to spy on users through phone camera

Thanks to a security flaw, Android apps had the ability to take photos and record conversations without users knowing it. According to a bombshell report released Tuesday by cybersecurity firm Checkmarx,

Phone cases made of artificial human skin are 100% pure nope

Do you want to feel closer to your smartphone? Then take a gander at this scalding hot bucket of nope: mobile device covers designed to look, feel, and react like human flesh.As first reported by Gizmodo,

New Zealand haka and an Irish folk song clash in a stirring Rugby World Cup moment

Rugby is a brutal sport on the field, but its warm-up showdowns can apparently be just as intense.When the New Zealand All Blacks took the field at Tokyo Stadium on Saturday for their Rugby World Cup quarter-final showdown with Irish Rugby, they were met with some unexpected competition.

Kellogg's releases limited edition cereal box to stem LGBTQ bullying

Cereal boxes usually showcase the smiling faces of sports stars but Kellogg's is doing something different this time.The brand, known best for its sugary cereals like Froot Loops and Frosted Flakes, joined GLAAD in its anti-LGBTQ bullying campaign — deemed Spirit Day on Oct. 17.

保监会:互联网保险不得违规承诺收益或承担损失

为促进并规范互联网保险的发展,昨日(4月15日),保监会《关于规范人身保险公司经营互联网保险有关问题的通知 (征求意见稿)》(以下简称 《征求意见稿》)公开征求意见。

WebService入门Demo - SmallFlyElephant

以前写博客最主要的就是不知道写什么东西,现在感觉能写点东西,就是感觉博客随笔的标题挺难取的,最近工作中刚好用到了WebService,刚好可以写一篇博客。

LinkedIn VP Of Product David Hahn Joins Greylock As Entrepreneur-In-Residence

Greylock Partners today announced its newest entrepreneur-in-residence, bringing longtime LinkedIn exec David Hahn onto the team. At the venture firm, Hahn will be focused on what’s happening in healthcare and education technology, with the long-term goal of entering one of those sectors.

Windows Phone 8.1 Preview for Developers program temporarily halted until Microsoft resolves an issu

Microsoft rolled out the Lumia Cyan update recently for all existing handsets running on Windows Phone 8. However, users who are on the latest version of Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview are raising major concerns. In particular,

Wikipedia now free on mobile for 350m users in the developing world

Wikipedia engineering chief Erik Möller has announced that online encyclopaedia Wikipedia will now be available for free for mobile users in the developing world in a programme dubbed Wikipedia Zero.Read more: http://www.itproportal.

Counter-culture hackers from 4chan develop a secure Skype

Users of the notorious 4chan message board have helped create a secure, encrypted communications platform that has nearly all the functionality of Microsoft's Skype service. Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/09/02/counter-culture-hackers-from-4chan-develop-a-secure-skype/

深圳跨境电商进口试点启动:网购最快半天到货

深圳跨境电商进口试点启动:网购最快半天到货 深圳跨境贸易电子商务进口试点启动,个人邮递单个包裹进口税应缴额低于50元免征。

中国旅游研究院:2013年中国接待入境游客12907.78万人次 同比下降2.51%

2013年我国入境游前十大客源国为韩国、日本、俄罗斯、美国、越南、马来西亚、蒙古、菲律宾、新加坡和澳大利亚。预计今年韩国来华游客将达到430万人次。报告还指出,在入境市场整体下滑的环境下,2013年泰国来华旅游65.

走进spring之springmvc实战篇(一) - Htgy

本篇运用springmvc来试着写一个登录注册页面在动手之前,我们需要了解下springnvc.这里先献上一张springmvc的流程图及讲解。 Spring的MVC框架是一个基于DispatcherServlet的MVC框架,主要由DispatcherServlet、处理器映射、处理器、视图解析.

Adobe's Photoshop Fix Is One of the Free Best Mobile Apps For Fixing Selfies

For a long time, Adobe has been a name designers and photographers could name drop to let you know they’re serious. And because the software wasn’t cheap and required some know-how to use it well, it usually worked. But Adobe’s free new iOS app, Photoshop Fix,

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