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Severe Intel security issue may impact all Macs and Windows PCs

Purchased a Mac or Windows computer recently that’s faster than any PC you’ve ever owned? Well, we need to talk. All computers packing Intel chips …

IT security

Major flaw in millions of Intel chips revealed

<b>A serious flaw in the design of Intel's chips will require Microsoft, Linux and Apple to update operating systems for computers around the world.</b><p>It is believed to affect chips in millions of computers from the last decade.<p>The UK's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) said it was aware of the issue …

Amazon patent describes mirror for trying on virtual clothes

Amazon's next move in the fashion world could be a mirror that shows how outfits will look on you without you having to actually put them on. <i>GeekWir</i>e reports that the company has been granted a patent describing just that sort of technology. Using mirrors, screens, displays, projectors and cameras, …

Opera update keeps sites from hijacking your browser to mine bitcoin

Did you know that your browser can be tricked into mining cryptocurrency like BitCoin without your knowledge? Apparently, there are scripts floating around out there on various servers and website plugins that can hijack your web browser and use its CPU for mining purposes, even after the browser …

Meltdown and Spectre CPU flaws threaten PCs, phones and servers

By now you've probably heard about a bug Intel is dealing with that affects processors built since 1995. But according to the people who found "Meltdown" and "Spectre," the errors behind these exploits can let someone swipe data running in other apps on devices using hardware from Intel, ARM and …

Instagram tests letting users post Stories directly to WhatsApp

Last October, Facebook extended the usage (and flexibility) of Instagram Stories — the Snapchat-like feature that lets you patch together photos and videos into a slide show — by making it easy to directly post a Story to Facebook. Now Facebook is looking at how to bring WhatsApp into the …

Blade Shadow heads to the US to slay your PC

Are you ready to ditch the bought-and-paid-for PC on your desk in favor of a subscription to a remote computer?<p>For all sorts of products we've irremediably blurred the lines between renting vs. owning, local vs. cloud -- but are we ready to do the same for the PC? Blade thinks so, and over the past …

10 Books That Can Change Your Life in One Long Weekend | Inc.com

<i>I want to read 52 books in 52 weeks. Which books changed your life? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Will Chou, Self development blogger who uses science-backed evidence at willyoulaugh.com,</b> …

Motivation

iPhone app gives treasured photos new life [Review]

For longer than I have allowed myself to believe, the iPhone has been called a scanner that fits in your pocket. But if I wanted a high-quality copy of an old photograph, I still sought out a flatbed scanner, presuming the results would be superior to taking a picture of a picture with a phone.<p>But …

The Pecan Pie to Make This Thanksgiving, According to Pinterest

Finding the perfect showstopping pecan pie recipe can take just as much time as planning your entire Thanksgiving menu. You want a recipe that blends …

Baking

Design & Development News | The Next Web

All stories in Design & Dev<p>Google adds 'Theming' to Material Design to unify designs across applications<p>Google today announced several updates to Material Design, the company's visual design language and set of specifications for applications should look. While rumors persisted up to the event that …