Sound Waves Can Now Be Used To Hack Into Smartphones

Sound Waves Can Now Be Used To Hack Into Smartphones

Fans of Doctor Who are ever-so-slightly excited that the TV series sonic screwdrivers a specialized tool that uses sound to manipulate objects in many fancy ways are more reality than fiction these days. You can now legitimately make things levitate in mid-air using precisely calibrated sonic waves. The venerable Time Lords sonic screwdriver can also […]

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Im 35 and I love gardening. Deal with it

Im 35 and I love gardening. Deal with it

Why do so many people only see gardening as an activity for retired people, asks Tom Smart I remember the conversation. The man in front of me was the husband of my wifes friend. I didnt know him that well. Wed just started talking when he took a sip of his drink and asked, Youre […]

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The politics of the office tea round – BBC News

The politics of the office tea round – BBC News

Dog eat dog Scratch the surface, however, and you can find that the bonhomie is a little contrived. Interestingly, the tea round offers a much-needed reality check in exposing social hierarchies and gender bias, and shows that a good old-fashioned pecking order is still alive and well. Image caption Mounds of mugs are a common […]

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