John Millton

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What Has the Titan Supercomputer Been Up To Lately? You Won't Believe It.

Twice a year, the bit-crunching community stands up and takes notice of the world’s most powerful supercomputers. That’s when the semiannual Top 500 …

Apple Supplier Jabil Circuit Takes Hit

Shares of Apple Inc. supplier Jabil Circuit Inc. fell more than 20 percent Wednesday after the components maker said an unanticipated drop in demand …

Bill Gates Makes a Darn Good Secret Santa

A Reddit user got quite the surprise when she received her gift as part of the site’s Secret Santa program.The card was unassuming enough, reading …

Bill Gates

Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg Sell, and So Does Wall Street

After a nice run on the Nasdaq, Facebook and its CEO are selling a big block of shares. Wall Street’s reaction: We’re selling, too.Facebook says it …

Sony PlayStation 4 Makes Right Play for Gamers

Every holiday season, there are always a few hot-ticket items that everyone clamors for, and this year, it’s pretty safe to say that the …

The Washington Post Is Hacked Again, and Again China Is Suspected

Hackers, possibly based in China, have attacked the computing systems of the Washington Post again, for the third time in as many years, the paper …

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 …

Cyanogen Raises Another $23 Million From Tencent and Andreessen Horowitz to Help Fund a More Open Android

Cyanogen, which offers a more open version of the Android operating system, said Thursday that it had scored a further $23 million from Andreessen …

Andreessen Horowitz

What Does the VC Sing? Harlem-Shaking, Twerking First Round Capital's 2013 Holiday Video Is a Wrecking Ball.

Though I never knew it, Howard Morgan in a muscle costume stranded hanging on a wrecking ball is the Christmas present I have always wanted.Here’s …

Sony Updates Lens-Style Camera to Include Photo Gallery, Better Connectivity

Sony’s better-in-concept-than-in-execution camera is getting a welcome update.The mobile photo app for the Sony QX10 and QX100 lens-style cameras, …

China Bitcoin Exchange CEO: We're Not Giving Up Yet

The largest bitcoin exchange in China, BTC China, is in peril after regulators in the country reportedly moved to block payment processors from …

Bitcoin Exchange

Viral Video: It's Fake, but Computer-Generated iPhone Dominoes Still Pretty

I am a sucker for a video — even if computer generated and, therefore, fake — of anything being made into dominoes.Especially Apple iPhones. This …

Verizon's LTE Map Is Nearly Complete, but All Four Major Carriers Are Starting to Fill in the Dots

At the beginning of 2013, Verizon Wireless had the clear lead when it came to LTE coverage, so much so that it launched an ad campaign comparing …

Verizon

Vivoom Shoots Mobile Video With Movie and TV-Like Effects

So you think you haven’t seen enough social video apps for your iPhone or iPad? Well then, today is your lucky day. There’s a new app out today …

Judge Says NSA Phone Surveillance Is Legal

A federal judge in New York ruled Friday that the National Security Agency’s broad collection of U.S. phone-customer data is lawful, dismissing a …

Surveillance

Intel Bets on Video Everywhere With Investment in Taiwan's SanJet

Intel Capital, the investment arm of the world’s biggest chipmaker, made a bet on ubiquitous video today with a stake in SanJet, a Taiwan-based …

NSA Struggles to Make Sense of Flood of Surveillance Data

William Binney, creator of some of the computer code used by the National Security Agency to snoop on Internet traffic around the world, delivered an …

Bringing Inexpensive Mobile Access to Researchers in Antarctica

While cellphone networks have managed to cover large swaths of the six most-populated continents, making a call from Antarctica isn’t so easy.Now, …

Open Source Software

The NSA and the Corrosion of Silicon Valley

I believe that the people who work at the NSA are patriots. They devote their considerable intellects to preserve, protect, and defend the people of …

Apple Denies Working with NSA on iPhone Backdoor

Apple just responded to newly released documents claiming that the U.S. National Security Agency has a method for gaining backdoor access to its …

You Say Goodbye and We Say Hello

This is the last day of the <b>All Things Digital</b> site, which began life in April of 2007 as a year-round extension of the <b>D</b> conference we launched in …

Second AMOLED tablet from Samsung spotted on benchmark site with 10.5-inch display

Samsung has indicated in the past that it was ramping up production of larger AMOLED displays to be used in tablet devices. We are starting to see …

Amazon Appstore birthday deals continue with 14 paid apps for free

Still get up to 60% off apps and in-app purchases on other selected apps<p>Amazon is still celebrating its Appstore's third birthday, and the next wave …

Best Buy is offering the chance to try out the Galaxy S5 today, RadioShack pre-orders start today as well

As of today, US Cellular and every major US carrier — except Verizon — has come forward with their release plans for the Samsung Galaxy S5. In addition to getting the handset directly from a carrier, you can also expect several of your favorite retailers to carry the device starting sometime next …

Google rejects military funding for its advanced humanoid robot

The tech giant wants to distance itself from the military research lab DARPA, and the feeling is mutual<p>Once upon a time, if you wanted money to build humanoid robots, you basically had to get it from the military — specifically, the high-risk, high-reward technology lab known as the Defense …

Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Tab 4 line will have AMOLED displays from 7 to 10.5 inches

We have already seen information trickle out about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 line. In fact, earlier today we spotted the 10.5-inch model. Now …

See the Galaxy S5 and Gear smartwatches at select Best Buy starting March 21

Here's a chance to try all of Samsung's new devices at your participating Best Buy before they go on sale<p>While Android bloggers and journos may get a …

Tell Google Search To 'Play Some Music' To Instantly Launch I'm Feeling Lucky Radio

Okay, so that camera voice command Google pointed out the other day wasn't terribly useful, but the new music command is pretty cool. Just pull up …

Android Central 176: Android Wear and other things you can't buy

Phil takes a well-deserved day off, but the rest of the gang is here to talk about all the great Android goodies that should soon be hitting the …

Wear OS

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