George Drakakis

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Exposing the hidden history of computer hacking

<b>In 1998, Chris Wysopal and friends discovered a way to shut down the internet.</b><p>With just 30 minutes of work they believed they could do enough damage to stop the world wide network operating for a couple of days.<p>They told people about what they found but not in a chat channel or discussion forum. …

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Retailers are disabling NFC readers to shut out Apple Pay

Some merchants hope to launch their own mobile payments system next year<p>There's a lot of hype around Apple Pay right now, but not everyone is on board with the new mobile payments system. In fact, a significant number of merchants, including heavyweights like Walmart, Kmart, 7-Eleven, and Best Buy, …

Η κοινωνιολογία μέσα στην τέχνη του θεάτρου

Ετυμολογικά, είναι σύνθετη από τις λέξεις θέατρο και λόγος, δηλαδή, η επιστήμη που μελετά, τόσο, τα κείμενα του θεάτρου αυτά καθαυτά, όσο, και κάθε …

Οι πρώτοι πολιτισμοί

Ήδη από τη Νεολιθική εποχή και μετά, η μετάβαση από τις «προ-πολιτισμένες» στις πολιτισμένες κοινωνίες ήταν θέμα παραγωγής πλεονάσματος. Έτσι, …

Δράσεις για τα Γλυπτά απο την κοινωνία των πολιτών

Τελευταία δράση ευαισθητοποίησης και ενημέρωσης των πολιτών για το οικουμενικό αίτημα της επιστροφής των Γλυπτών στην Αθήνα υπήρξε αυτή του καθηγητή …

O David Carson μιλάει για τον σχεδιασμό, την ανακάλυψη και το χιούμορ

Τετάρτη, 10 Σεπτεμβρίου 2014 00:00<p>Ανάρτηση Ομιλίας: Γιώργος Δρακάκης<p>Ένα σπουδαίο σχέδιο είναι ένα ταξίδι χωρίς τέλος προς την αναζήτηση μιας …

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Βασικοί κανόνες για το αισθητικό αποτέλεσμα της φωτογραφικής τέχνης

Όπως όλες οι καλλιτεχνικές πρακτικές, έτσι και η <b>φωτογραφία</b> υπακούει τις περισσότερες τουλάχιστον φορές σε κάποιες βασικές αρχές που αφορούν την …

30 Digital E-Books for Web Designers and Freelancers

Getting into the world of web design requires a keen intellect and lots of free time. I say this coming from experience after recognizing my slumps …

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How to Put Your Mind to Sleep

When it won’t shut up<p>My sleep schedule:<p><b>8:30</b>: Get ready for bed<p><b>9:00</b>: Be in bed<p><b>9:30</b>: Hopefully be sleeping<p><b>9:55</b>: Definitely be sleeping<p><b>10:00</b>: Oh god, …

What a hacker can learn about your life from the coffee shop’s Wi-Fi network

We often shift between a phone signal, private internet connections, and public Wi-Fi networks. You pass by your local Starbucks, for example, and the phone remembers you’ve been there in the past and latches on to its signal—without you thinking too much about it. In June, the European law …

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12 Tips for Naming Your Startup — SitePoint

Recently, I published a roundup of some effective tools to help you name your startup. Tools can be a great help but there is definitely a sense of …

Design Is Not An Investment: An Interview With Mike Monteiro

October 21, 2014<p><i>Mike Monteiro is the co-founder and design director of Mule Design, a studio whose clients include ProPublica, All Things D, and</i> …

Amfipolis: A long story of exploitation and theft revealed

Shocking disclosure of the 82 year old looter for illegal excavations in the area of Amfipolis by him and many others. Mr. KE states that he has …

Google's Android 5.0 Lollipop OS is super sweet

The refreshed mobile OS features prioritized notifications on the lock screen, a self-service guest mode, and a new interface look called Material.

Apple iPad Air 2 Review: It’s Better, but Is It Better Enough?

Apple's iPad Air 2 is better than the iPad Air, but not by enough to warrant an upgrade, unless you have a pre-2013 model.<p>I am a tablet lover and, more specifically, an iPad lover. I use my iPad and iPad mini every day for a variety of things, including productivity tasks, and that has meant that I …

And Now, an Origami-Based Minimalist Umbrella

TIL, in a 2008 <i>New Yorker</i> article (via Wikipedia of course), that "There are so many people with ideas about umbrellas that the Patent Office has four …

Incredibly Detailed Diorama Photos of Urban Decay and War-Torn City Streets

Tokyo-based artist Satoshi Araki is a man whose eye for the detail is immediately evident when you look at his dioramas… if you can even tell they’re …

New Google+ Head David Besbris: We're Here for the Long Haul (Q&A)

Despite rumors that Google+ is on the decline, Besbris says Google has a long-term focus on social.<p>Google+ isn’t dying anytime soon, says Google’s new head of social media David Besbris.<p>Of course, you’d expect the person in charge of the social network to say so, despite the fact that it’s hard to …

Kano Lets Kids Build Their Own Computers and Learn to Code

Kano lets kids build their own PCs and learn to program with a nice combination of simplicity, education and even charm.<p>If you ask a typical 10-year-old today what’s inside her computer, or how the software is created, she’s likely to be baffled. Today’s sleek notebooks and desktops, and the apps …

Star Lots: Original Star Wars sketches to go under the hammer - Telegraph

’10 Seconds’: The Process of Hand-made Neon Signage - The Fox Is Black

The more digital our lives become the more we start to value the things that are made by hand. Mike Heist is a beautiful example of this, a Portland …

Plastc Combines 20 Credit Cards Into One

Unfortunately, the idea is probably hitting 10 years too late.<p>You simply swipe through your credit cards, choose which one you want to use, and you can pay through the close proximity of an NFC chip. I’m not describing the iPhone 6 or Apple Watch. I’m talking about a new credit card called …

Dutch Designer Builds New Karma Go To Take Wi-Fi Everywhere (Sponsored) - The Fox Is Black

Karma was founded by a graphic designer and his Dutch friends, frustrated with the constant headache of connecting to the internet during frequent …

Nunzio Paci’s Graphite and Oil Paintings Merge Nature and Anatomy | Colossal

<p>Italian artist Nunzio Paci works with pencil and oil paints to create strange amalgamations of plants and animals in what he describes as an intent …

Surfside Residence by Steven Harris Architects

The Surfside Residence sits within the bluffs of Montauk, a beach community in East Hampton, New York, where summer dreams are made. Designed by …