Dani Dalpaz-Joplin

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6 Mistakes You've Been Making With Your Flat Iron

<b>The Mistake: You Skip Heat-Protectant Spray</b><br>If you're not putting a heat-protectant spray on your hair before you use your flat iron, it's like asking for damage. (This goes for any heat-styling tool.) On clean, damp hair, spray on a heat protectant to shield your hair from hot-tool harm.<p><b>The</b> …

Hackers find security weaknesses with the Lifx smart LED

A team of British security consultants hacked their way into a private Wi-Fi network -- using Lifx bulbs as the backdoor.<p>A team of security experts in England recently hacked their way into a smart home's Wi-Fi network. Their inside man? The Lifx color-changing smart LED .<p>As first reported by …

Home Automation

Apple Denies China's Accusation The iPhone Is A 'Threat To National Security'

"Apple is deeply committed to protecting the privacy of all our customers," the company writes. "Privacy is built into our products and services from the earliest stages of design. We work tirelessly to deliver the most secure hardware and software in the world."<p>The Chinese report concerned the …

London firm creates mind-controlled commands for Google Glass

Forget voice commands and touch gestures: A London firm has developed a way for<p>Google Glassusers to control their devices just by thinking.<p>This Place, an agency that specializes in creating user interfaces and experiences for programs used in the medical industry, developed a software called …

Google Glass

$10,000 Is On Offer For Anyone Who Can Hack A Tesla Car

Security experts will be competing to hack a car for a $10,000 prize next week. It’s no ordinary car, though. It’s a Tesla Model S, the famous electric supercar brought to life by Elon Musk and his whizz-kid mechanics. And this might just be the first ever open competition to hack a car.<p>Anyone who …

IBM pushes its big data software at Chinese universities

IBM is pushing big data software to Chinese universities, by way of an agreement with China’s Ministry of Education.<p>Under a program called IBM U-100, IBM is donate a whole mess of big data and analytics software worth $100 million and provide support for 100 Chinese universities, according to a …

Are we there yet? A century of the smartwatch in pictures

With two Google-powered smartwatches currently on sale, and the circular Moto 360 already causing a stir among design geeks, wearables are one step closer to securing a place on our wrists. And while many of us aren't ready to strap on a Gear Live, G Watch or Pebble just yet, that doesn't mean the …

SpaceX Spaceport In Texas Gets FAA Go-Ahead

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration this week gave SpaceX permission to launch its Falcon 9 and Falcon Heavy spacecraft from a private site in Cameron County, Texas.<p>While the space company still needs approvals from local agencies before it can begin building a spaceport, the FAA decision is a …

5 Things To Know About Siri And Google Now's Growing Intelligence

<b>This is a guest post from Lawrence Flynn, the CEO of Artificial Solution, a software firm that develops natural language processing (NLP) services and was established in Stockholm, Sweden in 2001. Flynn joined Artificial Solutions in May 2010 to step in as CEO, replacing co-founder and board</b> …

Apple-designed iBeacon hardware hits FCC: for Apple Stores, developers, or consumers?

On July 4th of this year, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) made filings public from Apple regarding an Apple-branded piece of iBeacon equipment. The hardware is shown above to be a rounded hub-like device with a USB port and a dedicate on and off switch at the bottom…<p>The documents for …

Huawei Ascend G6 review

Pros<p>Neat and sturdy design, good cameras front and back<p>Cons<p>Sub-HD screen, processor not as powerful as it could be, headphone jack oddly …

'Reading Rainbow' Kickstarter Campaign Just Broke A HUGE Record

The show that taught us all how to read just made history.<p>When LeVar Burton announced he'd be launching a Kickstarter campaign to bring his beloved children's series "Reading Rainbow" to the web, no one thought it would get this much attention -- let alone reach its $1 million goal. Well, the …

Instagram is brands' best bet for consumer engagement

Given the steady stream of Instagram posts generated by the fashion set, which reaches a fever pitch during Fashion Week and Coachella, it's fairly …

B2B

China national charged in hacking plot to steal US military data

<b>US authorities have charged a Chinese businessman with hacking into the computer systems of Boeing and other firms with large defence contracts.</b><p>Su Bin, who was arrested in Canada last month, is accused of working with two other suspects to steal data about military projects and sell it to …

Cybersecurity

Vidyo raises $20M to take video chat beyond the enterprise videoconference

Fun fact: Google’s video-chat product, Google Hangouts, is actually powered another company’s technology, and that company is called Vidyo.<p>Now Vidyo has just pocketed a new $20 million in funding for its video chat technology, according to a WSJ report.<p>The company builds videoconferencing …

Google's Android Is Going To Save BlackBerry With A Little Help From Amazon

BlackBerry has had some tough times. I’ll be honest, it deserved most of them, because it’s made some properly idiotic decisions in recent years. I have in my phone collection a BlackBerry Bold 9900, it’s a really nice device but the issues using it on the contract I have on my second SIM was so …

Curated Food Delivery Startup Caviar In Talks To Be Acquired By Square For $100 Million

Curated food delivery startup Caviar is in talks to be acquired by Square in a deal that could be worth at least $100 million, according to several sources. While we’ve heard the deal is slated to take place over the next couple of weeks, these things could always fall apart.<p>Caviar is one of many …

Top Level Female Yahoo Executive Sued by Former Subordinate for Sexual Harassment

A former employee at Yahoo is suing a top woman executive at the company for sexual harassment, wrongful termination of employment and intentional …