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DOJ charges two Russians with using malware to steal millions

Officials are offering a $5 million reward for information that leads to the capture of Maksim Yakubets of Moscow. Yakubets is one of two Russian nationals charged with cybercrimes that resulted in

Narbis smart glasses punish distraction by turning opaque

Operant conditioning is a well known psychology principle -- in which "good" behavior is rewarded and "bad" behavior is punished. While positive reinforcement has found its way into everyday life,

Fortnite’s Showtime challenges earn you Marshmello rewards

Fortnite players can now start earning exclusive new Marshmello rewards ahead of the artist’s in-game concert on February 2. There are four altogether, but sadly the Marshmello model that leaked in
Jayme Closs Is Getting Reward Money After Escaping Kidnapper Herself

Jayme Closs Is Getting Reward Money After Escaping Kidnapper Herself

Her parents' former employer, which originally offered the $25,000 reward, wants to put the money in a trust fund for her.
Kidnapping victim Jayme Closs to get $25,000 reward for rescuing herself

Kidnapping victim Jayme Closs to get $25,000 reward for rescuing herself

Wisconsin kidnapping victim Jayme Closs will receive a $25,000 reward for rescuing herself after months in captivity. The company that employed the 13-year-old's parents pledged the money and released
Police arrested Jazmine Barnes' alleged killer. But he wasn't the man described by her family.

Police arrested Jazmine Barnes' alleged killer. But he wasn't the man described by her family.

Two men — Eric Black Jr. and another man police haven’t yet named — were arrested over the weekend.
Privacy browser Brave pays 'crypto tokens' for watching its ads

Privacy browser Brave pays 'crypto tokens' for watching its ads

Ad-blocking browser Brave is getting ready to test its Basic Attention Token (BAT) platform, which has been designed to reward users for looking at adverts. The company, founded by Mozilla's

Want Results? Reward Behavior

In another blog entry, I discussed the essential value of encouraging innovation on an organization-wide scale. To help achieve that, I addressed varied ways to nurture an innovative culture,
Make Sure You Take Work Breaks with the macOS App 'Time Out'

Make Sure You Take Work Breaks with the macOS App 'Time Out'

macOS: I’m busy. You’re busy. We’re all busy. Sometimes, the sheer amount of crap you have to deal with can almost feel overwhelming, but a good way to get control of your chaotic to-do list without
Netflix test turns kids into binge scouts, rewards TV time with badges

Netflix test turns kids into binge scouts, rewards TV time with badges

Netflix is currently testing a feature that lets kids collect "patches" for watching shows, Variety reports. Those included in the test see red locks on children's shows that can get them a patch,
Brain Scientists Know Exactly What Causes Phone Addiction. Hint: The Apple iPhone is Not the Culprit

Brain Scientists Know Exactly What Causes Phone Addiction. Hint: The Apple iPhone is Not the Culprit

Reports about Apple causing phone addition or needing to downgrade your phone are misguided. The real reason we can't stop checking for text messages? It's all about a chemical in your brain...and

Baptism By Fire

This post Baptism By Fire appeared first on Daily Reckoning. Zach Scheidt has always been a bit of an aviation buff. But as he read this account of the current United States Air Force, he was struck

Dividend Death: Your Income Will Vanish If A Company Has This…

This post Dividend Death: Your Income Will Vanish If A Company Has This… appeared first on Daily Reckoning. It’s no secret that Editor Zach Scheidt is a big fans of dividend stocks. And readers are

3 Tricks to Trade Like A Pro (#3 Will Melt Your Heart)

This post 3 Tricks to Trade Like A Pro (#3 Will Melt Your Heart) appeared first on Daily Reckoning. The strategy that our resident “man on the trading floor”, Alan Knuckman uses is unlike anything
Triple-Screen Laptops Stolen From Razer's CES Booth

Triple-Screen Laptops Stolen From Razer's CES Booth

Last week Razer debuted Project Valerie, a cutting-edge laptop concept that switches automatically between one and three displays. On Sunday, two prototype models were stolen from the Razer booth at