Jon R. Johansen

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Portrait of the NSA: no detail too small in quest for total surveillance

Barack Obama hailed United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon as a "good friend" after the two had sat down in the White House in April to discuss the issues of the day: Syria and alleged chemical weapons attacks, North Korea, Israel-Palestine, and climate change.<p>But long before Ban's limousine …

Enable “Kid Mode” on iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch with Guided Access in iOS

The iPad, iPod touch, and iPhone make excellent toys and learning tools for kids, but if you’ve seen a youngin’ with an iOS device you know it’s only …

Esquire's 8 Rules of Grilling a Great Ribeye

Well, what are you waiting for? It won't grill itself.<p><b>I'm going to go out on a limb</b> and say that you, or someone like you, is planning on doing some grilling this weekend. If you haven't broken out the tongs yet, this would obviously be the time to do so, particularly those of you who, like me, …

Maximum PC

Hard hitting concise reviews and kick ass recommendations<p>In every issue of Maximum PC we look at the latest hardware to give you the low-down on …

Is your company’s cloud computing service secure? You need to ask

It’s one thing for security vendors to scare people into thinking the cloud isn’t secure and their products can save the day: that’s been part of the …

After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.<p><b>We'll admit it: Chicken thighs trump chicken breasts any day of the week</b>. Not only are they more succulent than white meat, chicken thighs even stand up to …

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Admits He Made A Huge Mistake

Microsoft boss Steve Ballmer is finally admitting what everyone has been thinking: Microsoft made a huge mistake with the Surface RT tablet.<p>Last week, the company disclosed that it lost over $900 million on the low-selling tablet computer, and during an internal Microsoft event this week, Ballmer …

Dongle Style: What We Learned After Our One-Night Stand With Chromecast

Author: Mat Honan. Mat Honan Gear<p>Date of Publication: 07.25.13.<p>Time of Publication: 3:37 pm. 3:37 pm<p>Google’s Chromecast, a little gadget that plugs …

Getting your pigs in a row!

Update: A Halloween version of this cake can be found HERE!<p>Update: The Easter cake mentioned at the end of this post can be found HERE.<p>In case you’ve …