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Friday, October 31, 2014

Amelia Earhart Plane Fragment Identified

Russian rocket manufacturer insists it is not to blame for failed Antares launch

New Mobile Malware Threat

How to prevent Samsung's Find My Mobile zero-day exploit

The cloud and your health data: Who do you trust? Summary: Microsoft, Google and Apple are all looking to aggregate your health data, launch wearables and crunch your information in the cloud. How much does being an enterprise class cloud provider matter?

This is what North America would look like on Jupiter

The U.S. Navy In Gorgeous Photos

New study shows three abrupt pulses of CO2 during last deglaciation

Why NASA Blew Up a Rocket Just After Launch A National Geographic staffer's on-scene account of the Antares rocket failure

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

37 Photographic Proofs That Iceland Is A Miracle Of Nature

'Replay' Attacks Spoof Chip Card Charges

Alert! Websites Will Soon Start Pushing App-Style Notifications A new feature of most browsers will let them issue alerts through a PC or mobile operating system.

FTC says AT&T 'misled millions', charging for unlimited data but throttling speeds Summary: The cellular giant gets a second slap on the wrist by the federal regulator after the FTC accuses the company of misleading millions of its customers over unlimited data.

Rogue Tor node wraps executables with malware Summary: Researcher finds malicious Tor exit node which envelops Windows EXEs inside another Windows EXE which drops malware.

Windows 7 sales end this Friday

Astronaut Chris Hadfield took 45,000 photos from space-here are some of the best

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Your Computer's Two Worst Enemies

Bloodhound: Building the world's fastest wheels

SR-71 Blackbird: How to fly the world's fastest plane

Watch This $2.2M P-51 Mustang Make A Gear-Up Belly Landing

Will This App Replace Gmail?

New iPads: Worth a Look?

Friday, October 24, 2014

#ColorFacts: A Weird Little Lesson, In Rainbow Order

The Slide Rule: A Computing Device That Put A Man On The Moon

With Inbox, Google dares to be different The bold, new interface to Gmail likely will confuse and alienate a lot of people. But somebody needs to give us a better way to handle email overload.

Massive Takata Airbag Recall: Everything You Need to Know, Including Full List of Affected Vehicles

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Editors' Choice: Apple iMac With Retina 5K Display

18 Google Maps Tricks You Need to Try

The Microsoft Garage

New Microsoft Garage site invites public to test a wide range of app ideas

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

50 OS X Yosemite Tips & Tricks

The best new features in OS X Yosemite

7 Free Windows Troubleshooting Tools

8 new features in iOS 8 Messages

The Final Credit Card or the Last Word In Trolls?

9 Surprisingly Common Causes of Hearing Loss

Why iOS updates look small in size but require more than 10x storage capacity

Deep Dive: The Life and Times of Ocean Rovers

Apple iOS8 and Yosemite: The latest privacy invasion Apple's latest operating systems, Mac OS X Yosemite and iOS 8, both transmit your search terms back to Apple by default and it's difficult to disable.

This Electronic Stonehenge Once Divined the Secrets of Soviet Radio

What is Apple Pay?

Friday, October 17, 2014

Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus

2015 will be the year you can buy HBO content without a TV subscription But it's unclear what the new standalone service will look like.

40 maps that explain the Middle East

Microsoft's Patch Tuesday fixes trio of 'zero-day' flaws Monthly security update addresses two dozen vulnerabilities, including one being exploited as part of the "Sandworm" cyberattack.

Apple releases OS X Yosemite for Mac for free; iWork updated Summary: Apple's latest desktop operating system lands on existing and new iMacs and MacBooks for free. Also updated, the company's iWork productivity suite.

Windows users are reporting significant problems with four more October Black Tuesday patches

OS X 10.10 Yosemite: The Ars Technica Review For the first time in forever, the Mac could be noticed by someone.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Windows 10's very different way of updating Preview builds and multiple update speeds will make for an all-new Windows.

Signed Malware = Expensive "Oops" for HP

How Spammers Get Your Email Address

Pro tip: How to install Windows 10 Technical Preview in VirtualBox

How Computer Chips Work

Good News: Windows 10 is Coming!

Multiple active zero-day vulnerabilities patched today Summary: Today's updates address serious holes in Windows that have been exploited for some time. The attackers exhibit a high level of sophistication.

Earth's magnetic field could flip within a human lifetime

Friday, October 10, 2014

10 TIPS: Identity Theft Protection

Tesla Model S gains Autopilot, all-wheel-drive option

Get Organized With Evernote or OneNote

Thursday, October 09, 2014

How to add Draw objects into your LibreOffice documents

Apple's Handoff: What works, and what doesn't

5 Free Tools to Recover Deleted Files

Windows 10: Nine things you need to know Have burning questions about Microsoft's upcoming operating system? Here are some answers.

10 glorious tech anachronisms: Where past and future rendezvous

Surprise patch KB 3005628 bodes ill for Microsoft's patching strategy

Earth in True Perspective

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Will Ello Be a Facebook Killer?

5 Things You Should Know About Virtual Credit Cards If your credit card number gets compromised, you could find a big surprise on your next bill. But by paying with a virtual credit card, you vastly reduce the possibility of bogus charges.

12 surprising ways personal technology betrays your privacy

Is Your Flashlight App Spying On You?

HOWTO: Get Your Free Credit Report Online

iPhone and iOS: The Complete Newbie's Guide If you've never had a smartphone before, but just picked up an iPhone, here are all the little things you need to know.

Top 10 tips for Windows 10

Friday, October 03, 2014

32 iOS 8 Tips Every Apple Fan Should Know

50 iOS 8 Tips and Tricks

The Turbine-Powered Lotus That Was So Good It Got Banned

HDTV Refresh Rates Explained: 60Hz, 120Hz, and Beyond Here's what you need to know about the HDTV refresh rate numbers game

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Apple Releases Patches for Shellshock Bug

iOS 8 tips and tricks you need to know

The best Notification Center widgets in iOS 8 right now

Apple Apologizes for a Week of iPhone Fiascos

Consumer Reports: iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Not as Bendable as Believed

Which Browser is Best? Chrome vs. Firefox vs. Internet Explorer After several years as top dog, Google Chrome has finally been unseated by a familiar favorite that's been quietly rebuilding its appeal over the last several versions.

Seagate NAS 2-Bay Review and Ratings

The Sound So Loud That It Circled the Earth Four Times

Shellshock! Are You Vulnerable?

Microsoft christens the next version of Windows as Windows 10 Summary: Call it 'Threshold' no more. The next and last major version of Microsoft's Windows client operating system will be called Windows 10 when it is released next year.

First look: Windows 10

Antarctica Has Lost Enough Ice to Cause a Measurable Shift in Gravity

GOCE reveals gravity dip from ice loss