Dan Geer is world-renowned cyber security researcher. He's Chief Information Security Officer at In-Q-Tel, a non-profit venture capital firm. Hid company invests in technology to support the CIA. He's knows his shit. And he uses a pager instead of a smartphone.Read more...
Starting today, all of Apple's retail stores will accept any of the company's ageing products for recycling—and, if it looks resaleable, you might even get some store credit, too.Read more...
Now that all the turkey leftovers are gone and your holiday shopping is underway, it's time to think about giving back.Giving Tuesday was founded in 2012 as a day to encourage people to give back to their communities after the consumer-driven madness of Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
IBM Watson, the artificial intelligence platform made famous by beating the three best Jeopardy champions ever several years ago, bought Denver-based AlchemyAPI today. It did not reveal the purchase price. The acquisition gives Watson a key piece of machine learning technology.
West Sussex County Council has become the first in the UK to give its residents free access to real-time performance data.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/07/25/west-sussex-gives-residents-more-clarity-with-performance-dashboard/
Duo Security, best known for its simple mobile phone two-factor authentication, announced today that it was expanding its Duo Platform security tool to give IT administrators greater visibility and control over every device entering the network. Last April the company announced Duo Platform,
It wasn’t because Windows 7 ate 9 that Windows 10 was given its name, it was because this next version of Windows is no mere incremental upgrade, but an OS that Microsoft hopes will usher in a new era of computing. For the first time,
During Build 2015, Microsoft unveiled the official name for Project Spartan, the successor to Microsoft's Internet Explorer browser. The name? Microsoft Edge -- the name for Microsoft's new browser for Windows 10 base don the Edge rendering engine.For those who don't know,
For those of you enrolled in the Windows Insider Program, you have an exclusive ability to test Windows 10 Technical Preview before it's released this summer. On top of that, you are given the ability to test a pre-release version of Project Spartan, the company's new browser.
Back at Mobile World Congress (MWC) HP debuted its “laptop that thinks it’s a tablet”, the Pavilion x360, which PC Magazine voted “Best of MWC 2014”. It isn’t actually a tablet in the sense of the word (think Surface), but more like a convertible, meaning the screen can rotate around.
Not heroine. Hero, period. While it’s rad that Ellen Ripley happens to be a woman, that doesn’t at all impact her level of badassery—though it does inform her character in ways that make her much more interesting than virtually any other cinematic hero. She’s complicated, she feels real,
The price of these popular Bowflex adjustable dumbbells has been yo-yoing for weeks, but generally speaking, any time they’ve dipped below $200, they’ve sold out fairly quickly. So if you missed out on the last few opportunities, Amazon’s spotting you another chance today.Read more...
After four and a half years of not speaking to my mom I’ve learned to stay away from social media on Mother’s Day.Read more...
Not all hot peppers are created equal, and few are as unequal as the Dragon’s Breath chili—a new breed that may soon find itself atop the “world’s hottest” throne. Forged by Wales horticulturalist Mike Smith, the red-orange,
The Russian Tu-95/-142 Bear has been showing up in a lot of places it maybe shouldn’t be over the past month, as the Russian Air Force and Navy continues to probe the air defenses of several nations.
Controversial cellphone tracking technology is being deployed as a tool in President Donald Trump’s expanding effort to arrest and deport illegal US residents.Read more...
Variety is reporting that Tom Hardy, who played Bane in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises, will next play another iconic comic book villain, Venom. The frequent Spider-Man villain is getting his own film next year, which will be directed by Ruben Fleischer, who made Zombieland.Read more...
Two researchers from a Beijing University have found a way to create 3D X-Ray images of some of the smallest blood vessels in the heart — by filling it with liquid metal . Read more...
Way back in 1931, Albert Einstein visited the U.S. for three months. Inspired by meetings with Edwin Hubble, he began thinking about the Universe differently, writing a paper in four days to get down his thoughts—and now,
A replica of the backplane of the James Webb Space Telescope is hoisted into place in the assembly stand in NASA Goddard's giant cleanroom. Over the next few months, the telescope's mirrors will be installed to it—so they don't make any mistakes when they do it on the real-deal. [NASA]Read more...
雅乐轩酒店连续五年作为迷笛音乐节指定酒店品牌呈现个性音乐乐享空间上海2014年4月15日电 /美通社/ -- 喜达屋酒店与度假村国际集团（纽约证交所股票代码：HOT）宣布旗下雅乐轩酒店 (Aloft Hotels) 将连续第五年成为迷笛音乐节（Midi Festival China）指定酒店品牌，继续传递雅乐轩品牌的音乐精神与“设计彰显个性与不同”的品牌理念，在北京、上海两地再度掀起初夏音乐狂潮。
Symphony平台启用面向金融服务业的身份均通过审核的安全目录 加州帕洛阿尔托--(美国商业资讯)--安全通信和工作流技术公司Symphony Communication Services LLC宣布收购由Collaboration Services（Markit的开放消息传递网络）开发的技术资产。
Zimbabwe's infamously outspoken President Robert Mugabe, who has ruled the country for over three decades, went on a tirade against extended human rights to gay people in his country during a speech at the UN General Assembly on Monday.
When David Bowie met Iman in the 1970s, he says it was love at first sight. She, however, was a little apprehensive about dating a rock star."I was not ready for a relationship. Definitely I didn't want to get into a relationship with somebody like him. But as I always said:
《星球大战》中有一句著名的台词叫：May the force be with you（愿原力与你同在）。现在，一个以星球大战中各类元素为基础搭建的搜索引擎把 May the data force be with you 当作了自己的口号；而它的功能说起来也很简单：就是让你搜索星球大战中的各种元素。
A significant part of the magical tales of Harry Potter and his friends can now be a permanent part of your home — if you decide to purchase the chair author J.K Rowling wrote the first two books onThe chair is being auctioned by Heritage Auctions in New York next month,