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Sunday, May 24, 2015

Really, a $9 Computer?

First images of record-breaking 13 TeV collisions from the Large Hadron Collider released

A Lightning Storm, As Seen From The ISS

The Race to Build the World's Greatest Supercomputer

The Rocket-Powered Story Of The Ejector Seat

Friday, May 22, 2015

New vulnerability affects millions of routers -- update yours right away!

GM says you don't own your car, you just license it

A Secret Radio Inside Your Phone?

How The Navy's New Gigantic Railgun Works

Screenshots: A preview of Microsoft Windows 10

Windows 10 upgrades won't be free for everyone: Do you qualify?

8 Bizarre Google Maps Fails

The Best Free Antivirus for 2015 Relying on Windows's built-in antivirus for protection is a big mistake. Luckily, you can get an upgrade without paying a cent.

International Space Station may get laser cannon to vaporize orbital debris

Five surprising features headed for your next phone

Hacking Airplanes: Fact or Fiction

Split-screen support expected in iOS 9 but which iPads will support it? Summary:Bigger iPads would surely benefit from having multiple apps on-screen at the same time but what about the current lineup? It may hinge upon the amount of memory inside.

13 trillion electronvolts! Large Hadron Collider sets new record.

Why Chrome Uses So Much Freaking RAM

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Microsoft: Windows 10 will be the last version of Windows

Antimatter cloud found after pilot takes wrong turn into thunderstorm

SSDs can lose data in as little as 7 days without power

22 Tips Every Amazon Addict Should Know

Adobe, Microsoft Push Critical Security Fixes

What is Tesla Powerwall?

Compare Prescription Prices Online

Tech nostalgia: The top 10 innovations of the 1980s

20 uses for Evernote that you probably haven't thought of yet

The final frontier: How Apple TV could connect all the dots

Windows 10: Taking a look at the Task View feature

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Own Your Own Identity With Universal Two-Factor Authentication The Universal Two-Factor (U2F) authentication standard backed by the FIDO Alliance promises user authentication that just can't be cracked or duplicated by a hacker. Could it spell the end of password-based authentication?

Gentlemen, start your engines: Why racing creates mechanical art forms

Almost all smartphones sold today have the same two flaws -- and the cases you're buying prove it Commentary: Today's smartphones are incredibly sleek, well-designed electronic devices except for two glaring issues. Maybe someday that will change.

Build 2015: Microsoft's new plan to rule the mobile world

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Verizon to buy AOL for $4.4bn

iPhone 6S to be substantial upgrade, analyst predicts The next iPhone will pack in new features such as Force Touch, but also beef up the memory, processor and camera, says KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.

37 iOS 8 Tips Every Apple Fan Should Know

Why we Should Beware of the Number 2,147,483,647

The world's cheapest computer costs only $9 and is smaller than a credit card

Two Lunatics Fly Jetpacks Over Dubai, In 4K

Firefox 38 arrives with DRM tech required to watch Netflix video, Ruby annotation, revamped look on Android

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Prepaid Phone Plans for 2015

What's in The PhAT Report?What's in The PhAT Report?

Microsoft Edge: New Browser on the Block

20 Excel Tips for Becoming a Spreadsheet Pro

How a French vacation shows we need high-tech addresses Even in the Net era, physical addresses are important in mature and developing economies. That's why companies like Google and What3words offer global location-encoding systems.

Tesla Powerwall: What you need to know

Tech nostalgia: The top 15 innovations of the 1990s

Mostly Mute Monday: The Milky Way's Most Recent Supernova NASA's great observatories combine to give us a unique view of a sight no human ever saw the first time around.

Cassiopeia A

Hanging Out With Someone Who Walked On The Moon

The World's Most Dangerous Driving Simulator

Worker fired for disabling GPS app that tracked her 24 hours a day [Updated] "This intrusion would be highly offensive to a reasonable person," lawsuit says.

Journey To The Center Of The United States

Why Is There A Hole In Airplane Windows?

Thursday, May 07, 2015

Mars Exploration Rovers Update: Opportunity Logs Sol 4000, Digs Spirit of St. Louis Crater

Secrets of the Windows Control Panel Want to get the most out of Windows? You need to master the Control Panel. Here are the basics.

Ultimate Windows Tweaker v 2.2, a Tweak UI for Windows 7 & Vista

Ultimate Windows Tweaker 3 for Windows 8

The Best Security Suites for 2015 We've tested each component in more than three dozen security suites to help you choose the right software to keep your PC safe.

Tesla Powerwall: What you need to know

Windows 10 bombshell: Microsoft to KILL OFF Patch Tuesday New policy verges on apt-get update && apt-get dist-upgrade

Self-destructing virus kills off PCs

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Whose Car Is It Anyway?

Big screen blast-offs: The top 10 movies set in space

6 Reasons to Try Microsoft's Edge Browser

Microsoft's Office 2016 Public Preview download is now available

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Project Fi - This is BIG!

11 Spectacular Hubble Images You Have to See

9 Apple Watch Tips You'll Need to Know

Microsoft's top task for Windows 10: Proving it's worth starting up The world's largest software maker has to convince developers to write apps for the new version of its widely used operating system. But it also needs to win over customers, from consumers to businesses. That's no simple task.

The first batch of USB-C adapters and cables, tested

A gentle nudge with a nuke: Deflecting Earth-bound asteroids Armageddon is a bad model for saving Earth, but nukes might still be useful.

Turns Out Satellites Work Great for Mapping Earthquakes

Five tips to speed up your Mac Boost your Mac's performance and reclaim hard-drive space with this handful of tips.

You Can Now Download Your Google Search History

See How Bugatti Assembles the Mighty Veyron's W-16 Engine-Quad Turbos, Cooling Bits, and All

4 new things we learned about Windows 10 from Microsoft Build 2015 Joe Belfiore, Microsoft's corporate VP of the operating systems group, took to the Build 2015 stage to go over new Windows 10 features.

The Nepal Earthquake Moved the Whole City of Kathmandu 10 Feet And it's not just the cities above a fault line that move as a result of the tectonic rupture.

Monday, April 27, 2015

4 Cool Things You Can Do With the Intel Compute Stick

The Phish Are Still Biting

How We Know How Many Galaxies Are In The Universe, Thanks To Hubble

After 25 Years, The Hubble Space Telescope Still Wows Humanity

Scientists Discover Massive New Magma Chamber Under Yellowstone

Friday, April 24, 2015

23 Hidden Chrome Features That Will Make Your Life Easier

iTunes stops working for Windows XP users, Apple security change likely to blame

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Preview, Announces Device Guard

YouTube turns 10: The video site that went viral

Unforgettable Hubble Space Telescope Photos

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Are smartwatches dangerous? Lawyer wants $1 billion campaign to warn drivers

Rosetta probe sees comet sprout new dust jet for first time

Power your devices with the sun: 11 great solar chargers

New WiFi system uses LED lights to boost bandwidth tenfold

Will copyright law prevent you from working on your car? Automakers are saying that modifying Electronic Control Units could lead to security vulnerabilities or worse, equipment failure.
Automakers try to use DMCA to stop home auto tinkerers; Electronic Frontier Foundation fights back

What is 802.11ac WiFi, and how much faster than 802.11n is it?

Google bursts into the wireless industry The search giant unveils a new service that switches between cellular and Wi-Fi signals and lets customers pay for only what data they use.

Time-Lapse Beautifully Captures Eruption Of Chile's Calbuco Volcano

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

On Time-Lapse Rocket Ride to Trade Center's Top, Glimpse of Doomed Tower

What links the global Internet? Wires inside tubes no bigger than a garden hose.

Microsoft hides a Windows 10 Easter Egg in Windows 7/8.1 systems

Get Windows 10: Microsoft's hidden roadmap for the biggest software upgrade in history Summary:Beginning this summer, Microsoft will begin offering free Windows 10 upgrades to hundreds of millions of PCs. A recent Windows Update contains details about how the Get Windows 10 (GWX) program will work.

Why the journey to IPv6 is still the road less traveled

Automakers to gearheads: Stop repairing cars Car Companies Say Home Repairs Are 'Legally Problematic,' Seek Copyright Restrictions

Sunday, April 19, 2015

How to remove Windows 10 upgrade updates in Windows 7 and 8

12 Hidden Facebook Features Only Power Users Know

7 Router Features You Should Be Using for Better Wi-Fi

Free Photography Classes Online

What life is like on the International Space Station (pictures) Upside-down naps, suction toilets, incinerated laundry -- this is life on the ISS.

The evolution of the interface, from text through touch Showing off the art of how we interact with our devices.

Six Clicks for Linux beginners: Ubuntu 15.04, Vivid Vervet Summary: The easiest desktop operating system to use of all may be Ubuntu.

Ask Ethan #84: Where did light first come from? Before the first star ever formed, the Universe was filled with light. But how?

Friday Sandwich Porn The butchers at Brooklyn's Meathook Sandwich will teach you how to make a perfect Italian sandwich.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Biography of a space telescope: Voices of Hubble As the venerable space telescope turns 25 this month, key scientists and engineers recount the highs and lows of its stellar career.

SpaceX's Falcon 9 Booster Rocket Almost Lands Itself

Who makes the most reliable hard drives? (updated)

22 Super-Useful System Tips for Mac OS X Yosemite

Moore's Law is the reason your iPhone is so thin and cheap Intel co-founder Gordon Moore's observation 50 years ago set the groundwork for self-driving cars on the road and computers in our pockets today.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Experiment Follows Your Stolen Data on the Dark Web Once your data is stolen, where does it go? Bitglass dropped fake credentials on the Dark Web to find out.

Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 Wi-Fi Range Extender (EX7000)

Windows Hello brings biometric security to Windows 10

From Mac Portable to the new Macbook: A history of Apple laptops in photos

WATCH: NASA astronauts took a GoPro on a spacewalk, and the footage is incredible It's like Gravity, but less terrifying.

Through the Shadow of the Moon

Firefox helps you cover your assets with latest Tracking Protection feature