Dan Smith

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The FBI’s ability to hack into an iPhone may not last much longer

If the FBI wants to help local law enforcement crack into iPhones, it may need to act fast. According to experts both inside and outside Apple, once …

10 Open Source tools for Cloud Infrastructure and Management

Cloud is not a new term and almost all enterprises use it in some way but the bottleneck is to manage the huge Cloud Infrastructure. There are many …

Deepin Takes Linux to New Depths

The latest release of the Linux distro now called "Depth OS" deserves serious consideration. It is fast, reliable and innovative, with an impressive …

Desktop Environment

Numbers don’t lie—it’s time to build your own router

With more speed available and hardware that can't adapt, DIY builds offer peak performance.<p>I've noticed a trend lately. Rather than replacing a …

Wi-Fi

Nativefier Turns Any Web Site Into a Native App from the Command Line

Windows/Mac/Linux: Mac users have long been able to easily make their own desktop apps of web apps using Fluid, but if you’re not on a Mac, or you …

Apps

Setting up a OpenVPN server on Linux

I sometimes want to access my home network when working remotely in order to access my private files or machines in my network. Opening up the Samba …

Linux

Command Line News, Videos, Reviews and Gossip - Lifehacker

Artificial intelligence (AI) seems poised to run most of the world these days: it’s detecting skin cancer, looking for hate speech on Facebook, and …

What can blockchain be used for, other than Bitcoin?

<i>This article is published in collaboration with The Conversation.</i><p>Most people who have heard the term think that the “blockchain” is only something to …

The best last-minute tech gifts under $20

Last minute tech gifts<p>1. Amazon Dash buttons<p>2. Kero Nomad keyring Lightning cable<p>3. Panasonic RPTCM125 earbuds<p>4. AmazonBasics ultra-portable Nano …

License Plate Tracking Has Gone Open-Source

OpenALPR makes it all so, so easy.<p>Computer vision-assisted license plate reading seems to be a favorite spectre of a certain sort of privacy worrier, at least anecdotally speaking. Something to do with its potential for tracking and profiling an activity that seems to make Americans in particular …