Jonathan Reeves

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Locking Down Linux: Using Ubuntu as Your Primary OS, Part 3 (Application Hardening & Sandboxing)

Once you've installed Ubuntu with security in mind and reduced the possibility of network attacks on your system, you can start thinking about …

Linux

How to find a process by name on your Linux data center servers

pidof and pgrep are two commands every Linux admin should know. You may not ever need them--but if you do, you'll be glad they are in your …

Linux

How Photographers Use Clever Tricks to Create Photos You Won't Believe (VIDEO)

Some videos we feature on Shutterbug are serious and some are fun, but the one below might just amaze you. We all know that photographers can use a …

Scientists create ultra-thin membrane that turns eyes into lasers

It will still be a while before scientists are able to harness Superman-like laser vision, but the technology is now closer than ever before thanks to a new development from the University of St Andrews. The team there have created an ultra-thin membrane laser using organic semiconductors, which is …

How to take your night shoots to the next level

If you're not comfortable with your camera, night photography or film at night can be intimidating for a lot of people. Peter McKinnon and Matti …

Cisco: This VPN bug has a 10 out of 10 severity rating, so patch it now

The researcher who found the flaw will be telling the world how to exploit it this weekend.<p><i>Video: Top 10 malware threats in 2017</i><p>on cnet<p>The CNET VPN …

‘Star Trek’ Star Zachary Quinto Is Taking Over for Leonard Nimoy Again

Zachary Quinto is picking up where Leonard Nimoy left off, again. In a world full of reboots and revivals, the return of <i>In Search Of…</i> has the added …

Leonard Nimoy

Can blockchain democratize education? This startup seems to think so

Without much fanfare, recent advances in technology have helped provide quality education to people across the world. Cloud applications helped us create classrooms that defy geographical barriers and span across thousands of miles. Artificial intelligence and machine learning helped make up for …

How to send messages to users logged into your Linux machines

If you want to send a mass message to users who are logged into your Linux servers, Jack Wallen shows you how.<p>Linux is an outstanding solution for …

Linux

NASA attempts to contact long-lost satellite

Washington, Jan 30 (IANS) US space agency NASA on Monday said that it's attempting to contact a satellite it lost more than a decade ago, after it …

Magnetism

A Purdue startup is building a better brain for smart technology: BTN LiveBIG

We’re just going to go ahead and admit it. Sometimes there are stories that we come across from one of our 14 Big Ten universities that we know are …

​Samsung launches 800GB Z-SSD for supercomputing

The new SZ985 SSD boasts a ultra-low latency of 16 microseconds.<p>Samsung Electronics has launched an 800GB solid state drive, the SZ985 Z-SSD, aimed …

Watch: 5 Camera Hacks in Under 2 Minutes

Got 100 seconds to spare? Then you have enough time to learn five sweet camera hacks.You're not always going to have the proper tool to get the job …

A New Lithium-Metal Battery Takes Flight in Drones

A Massachusetts-based startup says it’s doing something that no other company has been able to pull off: selling lithium-metal batteries …

Become a Better Visual Storyteller by Following These 10 Rules for Better Composition (VIDEO)

Most great photographers are also accomplished visual storytellers who understand how to draw viewers into their scene and direct their eyes to the …

Parrot is creating a new ‘prosumer’ drone division after cutting a third of its workforce

With three new drones.<p>French drone maker Parrot is starting a new division to bridge the gap between its extremely expensive commercial line, which cost upward of $11,000, and its extremely inexpensive consumer drones, which can cost as little as $100.<p>The new division, dubbed Parrot Professional, …

Drones

The Best Photography Advice You Never Got

<b>If you’re anything like me, then you tend to learn things the hard way—through personal experience. I’ve learned that life will continue to present</b> …

How to stream your video collection to any device

It’s like Netflix on your PC<p>As great as Netflix is, movies and shows don't stick around on the service forever. As licensing deals renew or expire, Netflix loses old videos and gains new ones—which means that, on any given day, you might look up your favorite TV show only to find it's gone.<p>For a …

I Side With the 'Bad Guys' on Encryption

Law-enforcement agents want the power to break into secure devices. Why should we trust them?<p>One of the more intriguing pearls in FBI Director James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee last week was his disclosure that the Bureau has been unable to penetrate the encryption on …

40 web design freebies to make your life easier

In many ways, working in web design in 2017 has never been more challenging. But on the positive side, there have never been so many free resources …

A New Transparent, Conductive Material Is Set to Revolutionize Our Electronics

A New Material<p>Researchers at the University of Minnesota have discovered a new material that could change technology as we know it. This nano-scale, …

My View on Programming Languages

I’ve been writing about programming languages for nearly three years now. Many of my articles have been quite popular. What do the readership numbers …

Portable solar panel and battery brings clean energy on the go

It’s good for 60 smartphone charges<p>Setting up most compact solar panel systems entail connecting a number of complicated components, from the panels themselves to battery packs and power-management devices. But a new product line from SolPad promises a fully integrated system that generates, …

Top 10 Free Alternatives to Expensive Software

Unless you have a company buying licenses for you, tools like Photoshop, Pro Tools, Maya, or even Windows can be a serious bite out of your wallet. …

Software

Turn an old laptop into a Chromebook-Linux hybrid

Common scenario: You buy a new laptop, thinking you'll sell, donate or hand down the old one... but it never happens. Maybe you don't want to deal with the hassles of Craigslist or Ebay, not to mention wiping all your data, reinstalling Windows and so on.<p>Whatever the case, now it's just taking up …

Linux

Getting out of Auto: Understanding Aperture

What is aperture?<p>In simple terms, aperture refers to the opening of a lens diaphragm through which light passes. Changing this setting – which is …

Op-ed: I’m throwing in the towel on PGP, and I work in security

“If you need to securely contact me... DM me asking for my Signal number.”<p>Filippo Valsorda is an engineer on the Cloudflare Cryptography team, where …

Geek’s Guide to Gaming Gifts

It’s that time of year, the weird stretch between the Graduations and Back to School. If you’re looking for gifts for the gamer in your life (or even …

Psychiatrists studied 400 movies to find the most realistic psychopath

As frightening as movie psychopaths like Norman Bates and Hannibal Lecter appear on the big screen, turns out they may not be as realistic compared to their real-life counterparts. In 2013, Belgian psychiatrists watched over 400 movies to decide which fictional psychopath are based in reality and …

Aics Frosinone

Possono aderire all’AICS circoli culturali e ricreativi, associazioni, società sportive, ASD, CRAL etc. A tutti l’AICS mette a disposizione servizi, …