Michael Elsholz

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Apple

By 2017, all iOS apps will connect to servers using an encrypted HTTPS connection

January 1, 2017 is the deadline for all Apple developers to begin using Apple’s App Transport Security (ATS) feature, which forces an app to connect …

A place to easily publish encrypted messages on the web

The Encrypted Page Maker lets you paste in a HTML document, pick a password, and then hosts the resulting page at its own site. Simple public …

Encryption
Security

12 Cocktails for Dads Who Don't Like Whiskey

If Father’s Day stereotypes are to be believed, all dads love whiskey. That might be true for some, but it’s definitely not the case for all of …

Cocktails

Facebook

During my competitive cross-country running days it wasn’t uncommon for me to run five miles at five o’clock in the morning and another nine miles at …

10 Things to Remember When You’ve Lost Your Motivation

<i>The biggest and most complex obstacle you’ll ever have to overcome is your mind. If you can overcome that, you can overcome anything.</i>Have you ever …

Motivation

7 Powerful Mantras to Stop You from Overreacting and Arguing with People

Over the past several years, there’s a way of being that I’ve gradually been cultivating in myself – I’ve been taming my tendency to overreact and …

Self-help

These New CIA Torture Documents Are Revolting, But They Won't Change Anything

Duct tape diapers, or naked from the waist down and freezing to death in a cell.<p><i>If little faults proceeding on distemper</i><p><i>Shall not be winked at, how shall we stretch our eye</i><p><i>When capital crimes, chewed, swallowed, and digested,</i><p><i>Appear before us?</i><p><i>—Henry V, Act I, Scene 2</i><p>Sooner or later, we're going to …

Diapers

Samsung is buying cloud computing startup Joyent

Terms were not disclosed, but the company’s top management will join the Korean electronics giant.<p>Samsung said late Wednesday it is buying startup Joyent, which provides hosted cloud computing to various companies.<p>In a blog post, Joyent CEO Scott Hammond said that his company would operate as an …

Peter Thiel

The Boozers Guide on How to Detox From Alcohol

Every second person on this earth drinks alcohol. The reasons behind are different for different person. For some it’s a style statement or status …

Users' Perceptions of Password Security Do Not Always Match Reality | Carnegie Mellon School of Computer Science

Think your password is secure? You may need to think again. People's perceptions of password strength may not always match reality, according to a …

Samsung Notebook 9 laptop review

Most thin and light computers have small screens, but Samsung's new Notebook 9 packs a 15-inch display into a computer that's lighter than a MacBook Air.

MacBook Air

The Complete Raspberry Pi 3 Starter Kit | Popular Science Shop

<b>Raspberry Pi 3</b><p>Learn to Code & Build Programs with this Family-Friendly CPU Designed by Leading Computer Science Educators<p>Raspberry Pi is a compact computer developed by leading computer science educators to help people of all ages explore computing and learn how to program. Simply plug it into a …

Meizu Pro 5 is the first Ubuntu phone that's also a desktop PC (thanks to OTA-11 update)

Phones

BBC’s $19 Micro:bit computer is now available to give the Raspberry Pi some competition

The BBC partnered with companies like ARM, Samsung, and Microsoft to develop the Micro:bit embedded system. The tiny programmable computers have …

Google's New Quantum Computer

<i>Editor's Note: This article was provided by Inside Science. The original is here.</i><p>(Inside Science) -- Quantum computers can in theory solve problems …

How to build the perfect computer without any experience

If you’re reading this site, it’s highly likely that you own a computer, but it’s also very possible that your computer isn’t doing everything you …