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Nmap Cheat Sheet

A Sensor That Could Soon Make Homes Scary-Smart

If you want to set up a connected home, you’ve got two options. You can buy a bunch of smart gadgets that may or may not communicate with other smart …

This box can see through walls — and it could shake up home security

When Taj Manku's son was around 11, he asked his father how cellphones worked.<p>The boy knew there were towers that communicated with the phone, but …

Home Security

The Raspberry Pi As An IR To WiFi Bridge

[Jason] has a Sonos home sound system, with a bunch of speakers connected via WiFi. [Jason] also has a universal remote designed and manufactured in …

Raspberry Pi

UPDATED: Best Wi-Fi Doorbell Revealed by Clare Controls at ISC West

Of all the Wi-Fi doorbells, the best DIY-type product for the pro channel could be the new Clare Video Doorbell, a slim, smart unit that integrates …

Automation

Duo is an AI-powered, 27-inch multitouch smart mirror that will definitely, totally exist some day

AI assistants aren’t going away any time soon, but their implementation is constantly shifting and evolving. Alexa is invading every gadget in our …

New York City

What to do when you’re given a tropical island

When Ben and Lisa Newton sold their businesses and homes to sail through the South Pacific, they never expected to own one of the islands they dreamed about.<p>As we waited for Ben's boat to appear, birds searched through the sandy mud exposed at low tide. The tropical sun beat down, its heat only …

Northern California

9 Incredible Countries Where You Can Live for Under $1,000 a Month

Travel widely enough, and you'll notice something about the Americans you encounter abroad. While the people I know in the States are too often …

Tales from the Crypt

Get ready, boils and ghouls: the Cryptkeeper is coming back. You can't die twice, and the iconic host of the original HBO series Tales from the Crypt …

Horror

Every Single Insane Thing I've Done to Score a Reservation in Tokyo

I tried <i>everything</i> to get a reservation. I got Japanese friends to call, but they were repeatedly told the 10-seat restaurant was fully booked. I asked concierges at the city’s top hotels to help, but they needed at least two months notice, and, even then, they couldn’t make any promises. One time I …

Japan

Mesh is the hottest trend in home Wi-Fi, so we tested every top system to find the best

The market for consumer grade Wi-Fi routers had been stagnant for more than a decade until a new trend recently swept the industry. Setting up a …

A 30-something travel hacker who spent 11 years exploring 193 countries reveals which travel rewards card he uses every day

Guillebeau told Business Insider that much of the reason he was able to afford a lifestyle of near-constant travel for so many years was thanks to smart spending habits and racking up airline miles and credit card rewards points. In other words, he practiced travel hacking.<p>Now 39, the New York …

Frequent-flyer Programs
Wi-Fi

Know The Wi-Fi Password Without Cracking By Using Wifiphisher

today we are going to show you How to Hack WiFi using wifiphisher – WPA | WPA2.WiFiphisher is fast attack and reveals password within plenty of time, …

Wi-Fi

A Practical Guide to Nmap (Network Security Scanner) in Kali Linux

In the second Kali Linux article, the network tool known as ‘nmap‘ will be discussed. While nmap isn’t a Kali only tool, it is one of the most useful …

Linux

Stealth Cell Tower

Rogue Cellular Infrastructure Disguised as Office Printer<p><i>Stealth Cell Tower</i> is an antagonistic GSM base station in the form of an innocuous office …

Handy

Fluxion - WPA/WPA2 Security Hacked Without Brute Force

Fluxion is a remake of linset by vk496 with less bugs and more features. It's compatible with the latest release of Kali (Rolling). Latest builds …

Linux

Two years spamming spammers back

I created a bot to respond to these types of emails…<p>Sarah: My husband dead two years ago and the family members wants to kill me and my children and …

IT security

This USB Stick Can Kill Your Computer Almost Instantly

The USB Killer is a commercially available USB stick that can fry almost any computer in seconds by rapidly collecting power from the USB power lines …

Raspberry Pi

A $50 device and an app can easily steal your PC's log-in

You'd think protecting your computer with a strong password can keep it safe, but apparently, all it takes to steal your log-in credentials is a $50 piece of hardware and an app. According to R5 Industries principal security engineer Rob Fuller, he was able to pilfer usernames and passwords from …

How To Detect And Find Rogue Cell Towers

Software defined radios are getting better and better all the time. The balaclava-wearing hackers know it, too. From what we saw at HOPE in New York …

The creator of Deadpool wrote the only ‘Suicide Squad’ review you need

The superhero movie community has been subjected to three major surprises this year. The first was <i>Deadpool</i>—an over-the-top, under-budgeted, R-rated …

Comic Books

The Apple Goes Mushy, Part I: OS X’s Interface Decline (Introduction)

July 20, 2016<p>A Preliminary Note...<p>As of the time I write this article, OS X El Capitan remains the current public release version of what Apple has …

UI Design

10 Most Recommended Tools For Password Recovery

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There’s no way you’d spot these tiny ATM card skimmers

I’m aware that card skimmers at ATMs and gas stations are a very real threat. I always pay attention when using a card machine, but to date, I’ve …