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These Products and Services Work with Google Home

Google first introduced Google Home to the world back in May at Google I/O 2016, later revealing the final product alongside the Pixel in October. …

Get Started with Win32 and C++

2 minutes to read<p>The aim of this Get Started series is to teach you how to write a desktop program in C++ using Win32 and COM APIs.<p>In the first …

Turn an old laptop into a Chromebook-Linux hybrid

Common scenario: You buy a new laptop, thinking you'll sell, donate or hand down the old one... but it never happens. Maybe you don't want to deal with the hassles of Craigslist or Ebay, not to mention wiping all your data, reinstalling Windows and so on.<p>Whatever the case, now it's just taking up …

Linux

Pick the Best Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO Settings

Pick the Best Shutter Speed, Aperture and ISO Settings<p>Learn to Pick the Best Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO Settings for Every Occasion<p>In this clip …

Unreal Engine 4 Tutorial for Beginners

Unreal Engine 4 is a collection of game development tools capable of producing everything from 2D mobile games to AAA console titles. It is the …

Unleash Unlimited Depth Of Field

<i>Finished Image. Craig Blacklock defied the limits of depth of field and diffraction to create this image. He created the series of exposures shown</i> …

Nexar turns any Android phone into an always-on AR dashcam

A dashcam is one of those things that seems only slightly important until about five minutes after a fender-bender, wherein it becomes retroactively …

101 Style Tips for Men | The Art of Manliness

It can seem like there’s a lot to know about good style, and there is, at least if you want to be enrolled in its master class. But looking sharper …

How to change your DNS and (maybe) take the internet back

Sometimes, when your favorite websites go "down," they're actually still right there. You just can't see them, because your computer doesn't know the route.<p>What if you could give your PC some better driving directions <i>right now</i>, in just a minute or two tops? What if this trick improved your privacy …

Information Security

It’s incredibly easy to bypass Factory Reset Protection on a Samsung phone [Video]

Factory Reset Protection was introduced with Android Lollipop, and, like Apple’s iCloud Activation Lock, it’s supposed to make it really hard to resell a stolen Android phone. The gist is that when you use Android recovery menu to reset a phone to factory settings, the phone will require upon …

5 Advanced Linux Distributions you should try

There are over a hundred Linux distributions and more come out every year. Linux gives users the freedom to setup their computer almost any way they …

Understanding Network Hacks

Table of contents<p>Front Matter<p>Pages i-xiv<p>PDF<p>Installation<p>Bastian Ballmann<p>Pages 1-3<p>Network 4 Newbies<p>Bastian Ballmann<p>Pages 5-21<p>Python Basics<p>Bastian …

An introduction to the linux kernel and device drives (ntu 2016.03)

This lecture is for a 3-hours class -- Open Source System Software & Practice -- in Dept. Computer Science and Information Engineering of National Taiwan University, organized and hosted by Prof. Shih-Hao Hung.<p>The slides give an introductory overview on the Linux kernel and device drivers. It …

Linux

What You Must Know About Linux Rootkits

Imagine that you’re using your PC, server, smartphone or tablet. The operating system and applications on it aren’t behaving the way they usually …

10 Web Scraping Tools to Extract Online Data

Web Scraping tools are specifically developed for extracting information from websites. They are also known as web harvesting tools or web data …

Python Programming

The Linux Portal

One of the types of software that’s important for a web developer is the web framework. A framework “is a code library that makes a developer’s life …

The Linux Portal

Python is a very popular general purpose programming language — with good reason. It’s object oriented, semantically structured, extremely versatile, …

11 Minimal JavaScript Frameworks You Need To Know

JavaScript is extremely popular nowadays, and with the right set of tools and expertise, there is no limit to what you can achieve. Speaking of …

Become a cyber security pro with this certification training

Cybersecurity professionals have a unique responsibility to find and understand an organization’s vulnerabilities, and to mitigate them before the bad guys take action.<p>With comprehensive coverage of tools, techniques, and methodologies for network penetration testing, the <b>Cyber Security Hacker & Pen</b> …

Google launches Android Studio 2.0 with Instant Run, faster Android emulator, and Cloud Test Lab

Google today launched Android Studio 2.0, the latest version of its integrated development environment (IDE), with a long list of new features. You can download the new version for Windows, Mac, and Linux now directly from Android.com/SDK.<p>In November, Google unveiled Android Studio 2.0, the second …

64 places you can learn to code online for free

This way, you can discover what you like (and more importantly don't) before financially investing in a certain set of courses.<p>However, there are so many free resources, classes, and books to pick from! It's easy to become overwhelmed. (Ever hear of too much of a good thing?!)<p>To make things easier, …

17 Best IDEs for C/C++ Programming or Source Code Editors on Linux

C++, an extension of well known C language, is an excellent, powerful and general purpose programming language that offers modern and generic …

Programming books you might want to consider reading

There are a lot of “12 CS books every programmer must read” lists floating around out there. That’s nonsense. The field is too broad for almost any …

Microsoft Surface Hub on the Cheap: Touchscreen Coffee Table

I'd been wanting a touchscreen coffee table for years. When I saw the Microsoft Surface Hub I finally was inspired enough to find a solution to build …

Technics G-Series

While the Technics Network Audio Amplifier SU-G30 ($4000) is not new (to me), I am always impressed by the sound in the Technics room and my interest …

Audiophile

Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)

Ubuntu 16.04 will be available for download in a few hours and since many of you will be installing it as soon as it's released, here are some useful …

Webmin 1.801 Released – A Web Based System Administration Control Panel for Linux

Webmin is an open source web based system configuration application for Linux system administration. With the help of this tool we can manage …

Top 10 Best WiFi Hacking Apps For Android Mobile

In this post, We made a collection of best wifi hacking apps for android mobile. You can test your wifi network for vulnerability from downloading …

23 Fabulous Luxurious Living Room Design Ideas

Living room design ideas are very popular nowadays. Living room is the place where all the people in the family can enjoy and have fun together. It …

How to turn your sluggish old Mac or PC into a faster Chromebook

This startup has created a modified version of Chromium that works with most hardware, and it's free<p>Earlier today we published a story about Neverware, a New York City startup that is helping schools refurbish old Windows PCs and Macs that had been abandoned as unusable, converting them into …