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Apple Decrypts iPhones For The Police, But It Makes Them Wait [Report]

The security features built into Apple’s iOS software are so good that the police are unable to gain access to defendant’s iPhones when they need to. Apple itself is able to bypass the security software and decrypt locked devices — and it do so when the police request it. But the company has so …

iPhone 5

Mastering Notification Center On Your Mac [Feature]

Notification Center, introduced with OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, has quickly become an integral part of the Mac OS experience, replacing third-party apps like Growl and the like with a built-in system for notifying you of system and other events on your Mac.<p>Let’s take a look, then, at five tips and …

Operating Systems

Sir Alex Ferguson: a thank-you

The Manchester United manager for over a quarter of a century announced his retirement from Old Trafford on Wednesday, bringing fans, friends and families together one final time<p><b>COMMENT</b><br>By Jonathan Birchall<p>We all have them. Those family quirks that come to shape, define and make us what we are. The …

Celebrating 50 years of Lamborghini

<i>(Credit: Lamborghini)</i><p><b>To celebrate 50 years of the Lamborghini supercar, a massive 350-strong cavalcade has embarked upon a grand tour of Italy.</b><p>It's …

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WIRED Space Photo of the Day 2013

PhysicsWhy Do You Feel Lighter at the Top of a Ferris Wheel?<p>Author: Rhett AllainRhett Allain<p>EcologyHow Plastic Straws Slip Through the Cracks of …

Feynman: his birthday, his diagrams and his lectures | Jon Butterworth | Life & Physics

This evening BBC2 will show a documentary by Chris Riley about a remarkable man; Richard Feynman. Yesterday, on the 95th anniversary of Feynman's …

Starwatch: Saturn's north pole hurricane

A close-up of the hurricane raging at Saturn's north pole appeared in the Guardian on 1 May. This image, also by Nasa's Cassini probe, shows a wider …

Nokia Teases New Lumia’s Camera In Prime Time TV Ad, Ahead Of “See What’s Next” London Event On Tuesday

Nokia has run a TV advert teasing a new Lumia device it’s widely expected to unveil at an event in London on Tuesday. The advert ran during a prime time evening slot on Channel 4, during a screening of The Inbetweeners movie. The teaser advert focused on the camera of an unnamed new Lumia …

Nokia's next Lumia teased on TV with a metal body and big camera lens

Nokia announced its latest Lumia 928 handset on Friday, but the company has more planned for an event in London next week. On Sunday, Nokia teased part of this announcement during a commercial break on British TV. The short promo shows the rear of a device with a hump around the large camera lens …

Apple reportedly inundated with police requests to decrypt iPhones

Examining encrypted iPhones and iPads as evidence in police investigations has become so common that Apple has created a waiting list to handle the inundation of help requests that it receives, reports <i>CNET</i>. Though it's been known that Apple is willing to assist government agencies in opening up …

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SAF will manage his LAST game todat at Old Trafford, The Greatest Ever Manager in the world retires after long glorious 27 years. #ThankYouSirAlex Ferguson We'll miss you