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LeEco CEO Jia Yueting says Apple is outdated

Apple is "outdated" and losing momentum in China, billionaire entrepreneur Jia Yueting told CNBC in his first international television interview.<p>Jia …

Boot Raspberry Pi from a 16MB SD card

The Pi boots from SD card, and this normally means you have to have at least a 2GB SD card,<br>but you can instead use a small SD card and a USB …

Operating Systems

Elk Kloner

Rich Skrenta claims to have written the world's first computer virus--on an Apple. In 1982 Skrenta coded what he called "Elk Cloner," a virus that spread via floppy disks in the days before computers had hard drives, or for that matter, any security measures. The virus infected thousands of …

How to turn your iPad into a desktop with these remote access apps

Sometimes you just need to get to a file, access a program or just check up on something that you otherwise cannot do from your iPad. For most, …

The 3 Keys To Proper Nutritional Recovery

<i>Recovery is the neglected performance enhancer, and proper nutrition is the best recovery enhancer.</i><p>Everyone is training hard, but the winners are …

The 5-Minute Warmup That Makes You Run Faster

Do this quick routine before any race so your body is at its peak to perform<p>Before any local road race, you're bound to see hundreds of runners milling around, lightly stretching out their calves, hamstrings, and quads. But traditional "static stretching"—tugging on a muscle with constant tension …

Office, iWork, Drive, and OpenOffice: Which office apps are right for you?

<b>Editor's note, May 12, 2014:</b> <i>This post was updated to include details about Google's new Drive apps for Android and iOS.</i><p>Now that Microsoft Office is available on the iPad, we all have yet another option to write, create spreadsheets, and build presentations on the go. We're taking this opportunity …

10 Amusing Cubicle Makeovers [VIDEOS]

1. Jordan's Lawn Cubicle<p>2. Ultimate Cube Practical Joke<p>3. Hilarious Office Prank - Princess Office<p>4. Best Ever Office Prank - Cubicle Snow Globe<p>5. …

How to Streamline Your Household Cleaning

Cleaning the house is a necessary chore, but let's face it—some of us might not mind it, but no one really loves it. Still, like many chores, it's …

30 Simple Things You Don't Realize You Do That Impress Everyone Around You

One the biggest mistakes people make when they’re trying to impress someone is that they assume people only pay attention to the important or “big” …

Body Language

Linux Format | The #1 source for Linux

I installed LineageOS 15.1 (Android 8.1 Oreo) on my “ageing” OnePlus Two recently. It’s running beautifully, better than ever I’d say, with improved …

A More Universal Router Payload - Backdooring the Linksys WRT54G Firmware

Recently I’ve had an interest in trying my hand in embedded device hacking. I decided that I’d pick up something I know to start with. After …

Cybersecurity

Free Course: Develop Java ME 8 Embedded Apps with Raspberry Pi

Following on the heels of the release of Java ME 8 Early Access #2 the folks from Oracle Learning Library and the Oracle Java Evangelism Team just …

Raspberry Pi Garage Door Opener

The main purpose for this project was to ensure I didn't leave the garage door open either due to forgetfulness or from accidental opening. This blog …

Out in the Open: Automate Your Home With Your Own Personal SkyNet

HeatSync Labs sits just off Main Street in Mesa, Arizona. This public hacker space offers a workshop where engineers and programmers can build …

25 Simple Ways to Vastly Improve Your Life

There's nothing more mind-blowing than completing a trivial task, like reheating leftover pizza for breakfast or carrying groceries inside, only for …

This iPhone-Sized Device Can Hack A Car, Researchers Plan To Demonstrate

Auto makers have long downplayed the threat of hacker attacks on their cars and trucks, arguing that their vehicles’ increasingly-networked systems are protected from rogue wireless intrusion. Now two researchers plan to show that a few minutes alone with a car and a tiny, cheap device can give …

How Most Anyone Can Find Photos Of Secret Government Sites

Last August, Jeffrey Lewis saw a North Korean propaganda video, posted in April 2012, which showed its missile launchers holding intercontinental ballistic missiles, shot from an oddly-shaped building.<p>He was curious. So with a team of students, he modeled what the building would look like and …

The best Linux distros of 2018

<b>Update:</b> <i>For our developer and sysadmin readers, we've added the enthusiast-favorite openSUSE to our list. Read on to number 8 to find out more!</i><p>If you …

The Top 7 Best Linux Distros for 2014

The Linux avalanche is rolling and gathering mass and momentum. Linux won, so what's next? Amazing growth is what's next: we're at the bare beginning …

Top 10 Uses for Linux (Even If Your Main PC Runs Windows)

Even if you're a Windows (or Mac) user, knowing how to use Linux is a valuable skill, and it can run a bunch of awesome things in your home—even if …

33-RPi Beowulf Cluster

Josh Kiepert’s beowulf cluster of 33 overclocked Raspberry Pi boards is powered by a custom PCB that sends fused 5V to the boards while providing a little RGB LED action. And check out the crispy rack design! [via Embedded Projects]

Announcing the Winners of the Raspberry Pi Design Contest

In celebration of Raspberry Pi’s first birthday earlier this year, MAKE partnered with MCM Electronics to launch the Raspberry Pi Design Contest. Challenging makers to build projects that use the Pi as an intrinsic part of their builds, projects were slotted into one of the following four …

20 Brilliant Bookshelves for Modern Bookworms

As the famous saying goes, <i>I like big books and I cannot lie</i>. Even though we may take in most of our reading via an iPad or Kindle these days, we are still bookworms at heart. The warmth and character of a well-worn or brand new book is hard to beat. But those books of yours need a good home. Here …

Spring Cleaning: How to Speed Up, Clean Up, and Revive All Your Tech

The sun is shining and the bees are buzzing, which can only mean one thing: spring is here, and with that comes spring cleaning. In between emptying …

How to Speed Up, Clean Up, and Revive Your iPhone

With the sun shining and bees buzzing in celebration of spring you've likely started decluttering your closets and basements. If you need a break …

How to Speed Up, Clean Up, and Revive Your Mac

The weather's turning warmer in our neck of the woods, which means it's time to start thinking about spring cleaning. While you're emptying your …

How to Speed Up, Clean Up, and Revive Your Windows PC

Flowers are blooming and birds are chirping, which means it's time to start your yearly spring cleaning extravaganza. While you're emptying your …

Cheat on your iOS or Android device with this BlackBerry 10 OS tour

The BlackBerry Z10 is now attainable on three outta the four big US carriers, leading many to wonder what a BB10 phone would be like. Well, if you haven't had a chance to fondle the handset in-store, Heins & Co's got another way for you to (somewhat) experience the OS through its "glimpse" website. …

Why we love the iPhone 5!

We here at Android Authority have just had an epiphany. We have finally realized that we do like the iPhone 5, why? you might ask.<p>Because it’s fun to break!<p>Happy April Fools’ Day<p>from your friends at Android Authority