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10 reasons why your photos are blurry

Do you sometimes get blurred photos from your camera but don't know why? The chances are it's not the camera - it's you! Here are top ten tips for …

How to get all of your data back from Google

When a company is interested in getting as much of your personal information as it can the most important thing you need to look into is how you can …

How To: Hack Anyone's Wi-Fi Password Using a Birthday Card, Part 1 (Creating the Payload)

With an ordinary birthday card, we can introduce a physical device which contains malicious files into someone's home and deceive them into inserting …

Cybersecurity

Basic Plane Design - Explained Simply, With Pictures

Basic Aircraft Design .craft pack – Here is a basic .craft pack I’ve put together with some stupid-simple designs taking different approaches.<p>And the …

Language

The suspect in December’s deadly swatting incident has been charged

Tyler Barriss was charged with involuntary manslaughter and two other counts<p>In December, a dispute following an online wagered <i>Call of Duty</i> match resulted in the death of a 28-year-old Kansas man after a faked call led a SWAT team to his house. Los Angeles police quickly arrested Tyler Barriss, the …

Epson just unveiled a 130-inch ‘screen-free’ laser TV that launches this fall for $3,000

The home projector market is likely far bigger than you think, and Epson is the market leader by a wide margin, with a 53% market share in the United …

As Bitcoin prices climb, Siacoin offers an attractive alternative

Everyone is looking for the next Bitcoin. Finding a currency with potential not just to change the world, but also net multiple thousand percent returns over the next several months, though, isn’t as easy as an influx of new contenders would have you believe.<p>But it doesn’t matter. Wealth creation …

Cryptocurrency

Match makers: Lens mount adapters

<b>Lens mount adapters allow you to use alternative lenses on your camera. Andy Westlake takes a look at the various options available</b><p>Once upon a time, …

'There are hundreds of sick crew': is toxic air on planes making frequent flyers ill?

Three years ago, Matt Bass, 34, died suddenly in his sleep. According to his father, Charlie, he had been feeling unwell for a few months. He’d lost weight, had digestive and respiratory problems, and suffered from severe fatigue. Doctors thought he might have Crohn’s disease, but were struggling …

British Airways

New Flightradar24 ADS-B Receivers Activated in July 2017

In July, we activated 100 new Flightradar24 ADS-B receivers and hundreds more home-built receivers. These new receivers helped us track a record 5.3 …

How to Turn an Android Device into a Web Server

Hello folks,<p>Yesterday I did manage to serve my web simple application from my android phone. By following some simple steps you can do it too, it’s …

Android News

Tezos' $232 Million ICO May Just Be The Beginning

So far, 2017 is shaping up to be a historic year for the crypto space with nary a dull moment. If you’ve been moving around in cryptocurrency circles, you probably already know that there’s value to be found in rebelling against conventional wisdom. Bitcoin was built on a foundation that rebelled …

Cryptocurrency

A vast oasis of aircraft lies deep in the Arizona desert

I love big airplanes.<p>There aren't many places where you can see them, though. Each bomber is massive, and most air museums have finite space. Except for one: Pima. Surrounded by the Arizona desert, the Pima Air and Space Museum has the perfect climate for long-term <i>outdoor</i> aircraft storage. The hard …

Aviation

Workers asked for North Sea helicopter safety feedback

<b>The manufacturer of a helicopter fleet banned from flying in the North Sea following a fatal crash is asking for safety feedback from workers.</b><p>A Super Puma 225 came down near the island of Turoey, near Bergen, Norway, last April.<p>Iain Stuart 41, from Laurencekirk, Aberdeenshire, was one of 13 people …

Standing Rock Documents Expose Inner Workings of “Surveillance-Industrial Complex”

On a freezing night in November, as police sprayed nonviolent Dakota Access Pipeline opponents with water hoses and rubber bullets, representatives …

Dave Elkington Creates Insidesales.com Machine Learning Platform To Accelerate Sales

<b>A Series of Forbes Insights Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape: Dave Elkington, Cofounder and CEO, Insidesales.com</b><p>Dave Elkington is a philosopher at heart who loves learning about how we organize and categorize our thinking and decision-making process. He’s also the …

Tracking Planes with an ESP8266

While there are apps that will display plane locations, [squix78] wanted to build a dedicated device for plane spotting. The ESP8266 PlaneSpotter …

Microcontroller

NASA Will Soon Test a Plane with Wings That Fold Mid-Flight

When you look out the window of an airliner and see the flaps moving up and down, you’re really watching the wing change shape. The flaps change the …

Aviation

This android app turn your Android Phone into a Working Apple Mac OS

This android app turn your Android Phone into a Working Apple Mac OS<p>This android app turn your Android Phone into a Working Apple Mac OS<p>Click To Tweet<p>…

The United States Tri Service Designation System

Standardize According to Merriam-Webster is “ to change (things) so that they are similar and consistent and agree with rules about what is proper …

Cheap Photo: New Nikon Lens and Camera Savings!

Welcome to a fresh Monday edition of Cheap Photo! As per usual, we have cleared out the deals that expired over the weekend and are back with some …

Cameras

Things Are Looking Up For Planespotters, The World's Most Obsessive Aviation Geeks

Nearly 8 million people have watched a single YouTube video of airplanes taking off and landing. Welcome to the world of planespotters — or "jetrosexuals," or "cloud bunnies" — air travel's biggest fans.<p>“We couldn’t give a fuck about Obama," Luke Amundsen says as he stares through a car windshield …

16 Productivity Tools Nobody Can Live Without

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>Productivity is the name of the game for entrepreneurs. The good news is that there are …

The world's slimmest smartphone is now 4.75mm thick

How thin is too thin? Well, the Chinese smartphone makers are always pushing their limits on this end. Following Gionee's 5.1mm Elife S5.1 and Oppo's 4.85mm R5, today Vivo has set a new record with its X5Max, a 4.75mm-thick Android phone that still manages to pack a number of notable features. The …

Spy agencies hit in cyber espionage campaign: Kaspersky Lab | Reuters

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Security researchers at Kaspersky Lab said they have uncovered a cyber espionage operation that successfully penetrated two spy agencies and hundreds of government and military targets in Europe and the Middle East since the beginning of this year.<p>An employee works near …