Sam Errama

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WhatsApp Does a Passive-Aggressive Stats Release to Call Out Others for Bullshit Metrics

There’s a big difference between someone signing up for a service, and someone using it on a regular basis. On this much everyone should be able to …

BitTorrent takes step toward secure serverless chat

In the wake of contractor Edward Snowden’s NSA revelations, the drive to create more secure communications tools has taken on an extra urgency. Although BitTorrent, the peer-to-peer filesharing outfit, has been working end-runs on vulnerable server-dependent processes for years, its announcement …

WhatsApp hits 400m user mark

<b>WhatsApp has announced that it now has 400 million monthly users.</b><p>Jan Koum, CEO of the popular messaging app took to the company's blog to break the …

Is it easier to pirate movies or stream them? New website aims to find out

Often times the most pirated movies each week can't streamed or rented online to begin with. That's according to piracydata.org, a new website that — simply by pointing out the lack of convenient viewing options — is trying to shift some responsibility for rampant internet piracy back to content …

Nissan granted license to test self-driving cars on Japan's public roads

Nissan has made its desire to bring autonomous vehicles to market abundantly clear, and now it's picked up the necessary license to begin testing them on Japan's public roads. As <i>Wired</i> reports, the automaker has been issued Japan's first-ever license for a car with advanced driver assist systems. …

Tinder Is The Perfect App For Catching Your Cheating Boyfriend

Tinder may have taken the iPhone world by storm, but this commercial parody reveals the <i>real</i> use for the app -- catching your cheating boyfriend.<p>That's right, Tinder isn't just for dating, hook-ups or fun. It's for ending relationships.<p><i>Via Official Comedy</i>

WiFi-equipped Arduino Yun now available for $69 (video)

If you were wondering what happened to the Arduino Yun after it missed its original June release target, you can relax: it's now on sale worldwide. As promised, the $69 (€52) design combines a garden variety Leonardo board with a WiFi system-on-chip running Limino, giving owners a customizable …