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PORTAL pocket router uses TOR to protect your WiFi traffic

Privacy concerns continue to grow, and efforts to make sure that one’s digital world stays private — or, at least, as private as possible — are at an …

Thousands Of People Oblivious To Fact That Anyone On The Internet Can Access Their Computers

There are technologists who specialize in “scanning the Internet.” They are like a search team making its way through a neighborhood, but instead of checking the knob of every door, they check Internet entrances to online devices to see which ones are open. These people have been screaming for some …

Flipboard is Introducing Video Adverts

Social reading service Flipboard is the latest US social network to go down the route of video advertising, following the path of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter (soon) and others.<p>Speaking Read Write’s ReadWriteMix event, Flipboard founder and CEO Mike McCue announced that the company will introduce …

Meet Samsung’s new smartphone chip that consumes 25% less power

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: Samsung<p>Samsung is often called a follower but this time it’s a leader: The company’s new Exynos 5430 smartphone chip …

9 Outstanding Apps for Adding Text to Your Photos

Add text to photos<p>Text on pictures — that’s the idea behind messaging, poster art, greeting cards and scenic displays. And font freaks (you know who you are) will always be on the lookout for ways to add text into snapshots and vacation photos. Happily, dressing up your photos with text can be done …

Broadband is now a bigger business than TV for big cable providers

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>For the first time ever, the number of broadband subscribers at top pay TV firms surpassed the number of pay TV subscribers …

Thousands of Classic Cars Hit Woodward Avenue Dream Cruise

In the 1960s, metro Detroit’s Woodward Avenue was Ground Zero for muscle car fans. Back then, you’d even catch some executives, like General Motors’ legendary maverick John DeLorean, showing up late at night to street test a new performance car against their competitors. The days of cruising are …

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Witness Claims Photo Of Dead Man In Street Is Michael Brown, Ferguson Teen Killed By Cop

Nearly a week after unarmed teen Michael Brown was killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, a witness is getting lots of attention for apparently live tweeting the shooting.<p>Emanuel Freeman, who goes by the handle @TheePharoah, tweeted photos Aug. 9 appearing to show Brown, 18, lying dead …

Ferguson shooting: police under pressure after linking Michael Brown to robbery

Brown family lawyers accuse police of ‘character assassination’ after conflicting accounts of events surrounding teen’s death<p>Police release name of officer who shot Michael Brown<p>Police in Missouri came under pressure on Friday to explain why they released surveillance footage appearing to implicate …