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Portable Robot Printer Is Like A Roomba That Squirts Ink

“What is a printer?” asked Zuta Labs, then reimagined it as the Mini Mobile Robotic Printer, as small as your hand.<p>Designed by Zuta Labs and now on Kickstarter, the Mini Mobile Robotic Printer is one for the mobile age. It cleverly sheds the bulk of consumer printing by re-imagining what a printer …

Cloudflare Challenge proves 'worst case scenario' for Heartbleed is actually possible

Many already thought that the "Heartbleed" security flaw in OpenSSL could be used to steal SSL keys from a server, but now there's proof. This is important because if someone stole the private decryption key to servers used by any of the many web services that used OpenSSL, then they could spy on …

5 rules for using the Internet after ‘Heartbleed’

You know the lock icon that pops up next to URLs to tell you a website will keep your information safe? It turns out it has actually left your …

Meet ThinkUp: Your personal social media guru

If you’re a heavy Twitter or Facebook user, you know just how many social media tools there are out there that promise to help track your activity’s performance online.<p>There’s TwitterCounter (owned by The Next Web) for tracking how many followers you have, Klout for giving you a social media ‘rank’ …

​What is Heartbleed, anyway?

If you're an IT professional, gadget blogger or token geek in your circle of friends, chances are, you've been hounded relentlessly over the past couple of days about "this Heartbleed thing."<p>"Do I need to update my antivirus?"<p>"Can I login to my bank account now?"<p>"Google already fixed it, …

grain editExquisite Corpse

Remember playing the game Telephone as a child? The game that consisted of people passing around a phrase and then laughing at how the phrase gets …

17 Diabolical Tech Pranks For April Fools' Day

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Chrome Remote Desktop for Android beta being tested

Remotely accessing a computer isn’t new and there are plenty of options to do so. One of the newest is coming from Google(s goog) however: The …

REPORT: Obama Let The NSA Exploit Heartbleed For National Security Purposes

That exemption: the NSA doesn't have to say anything about the flaw.<p>The fruits of this policy became evident Friday when Bloomberg's Michael Riley reported the NSA had been exploiting the Heartbleed Bug, which is forcing users across the world, to change their password, for years. The NSA has …

Windows XP is dead. Long live Windows 8

It's time to let go Windows XP and embrace the new era of computing, says Matt Warman<p>You could be forgiven for not noticing, but it has been a momentous week in technology. Not because of the first indications that that technology bubble on the Nasdaq is bursting, taking Twitter, Google and …

NTSB says it can't corroborate truck fire claim in deadly California crash

The National Transportation Safety Board said Saturday that it could not corroborate a driver's claim that a Federal Express tractor-trailer was on fire when it crossed a freeway median, sideswiped her car, and crashed into a bus carrying high school students, killing 10 people.<p>NTSB member Mark …

Ukraine Says An Officer Died In Battle With Pro-Russian Forces

A Ukrainian Security Service officer has been killed and five others wounded in the eastern city of Slovyansk, officials from Ukraine's interim government said Sunday. The casualty comes after Ukraine pledged a "very tough" response to those occupying government buildings.<p>A pro-Russian group seized …

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