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Buy Ripple, Tron, NEO or XLM and you could get as rich as the early Bitcoin traders

If you were lucky enough to buy Bitcoin a few years ago, you’re probably feeling pretty pleased with yourself.<p>But what if you’re skint and hoping to …

Cryptocurrency

Raspberry Pi Home Automation Using Blynk On Your Smartphone

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts or those looking to add extra home automation to their living space may be interested in a new project published by Smart …

How bots are manipulating cryptocurrency prices

The cryptocurrency market has grown exponentially this year, with a current market cap of $440 billion at time of writing. The largest cryptocurrency is, of course, Bitcoin, which has gone up 1,500 percent year to date and trades a daily notional value of over $10 billion. But how much of this …

The death of net neutrality could be the end of Bitcoin

FCC head Ajit Pai has always been the scumbag hiding in plain sight. While his weasel-like nature may have never been in question, this week’s sneak attack on net neutrality put to bed any doubt. After assuming his final form as Satan, Pai effectively killed the internet as we know it while we …

Raspberry Pi Bitcoin Mining

If you are interested in taking advantage of the huge Bitcoin price surge recently which took the crypto currency passed the $12,000 mark, or would …

How much employees at top tech companies like Google, Uber, and Facebook really get paid

Everyone knows that there's lots of money to be made in tech right now.<p>A report from job site Paysa makes that abundantly clear. The study examined compensation across 26 major tech companies, including power players like Google, Facebook, and Uber.<p>Paysa provided data about the average annual base …

Employment

The Coming Software Apocalypse

A small group of programmers wants to change how we code—before catastrophe strikes.<p>There were six hours during the night of April 10, 2014, when the entire population of Washington State had no 911 service. People who called for help got a busy signal. One Seattle woman dialed 911 at least 37 …

Computer Science

This Beginner’s Guide to Cryptocurrency Investing Helps You Ride the Bitcoin Wave for $15

Cryptocurrencies are about to change the world of finance for ever. In the meantime, you can make some serious cash by investing in these platforms. The Beginner’s Guide to Cryptocurrency Investing shows you how, with 27 in-depth tutorials for just <b>$15</b> (Orig. $180) via 9to5Toys Specials.<p>You may have …

How to do Distributed Load Testing using Apache jMeter

Apache jMeter has some limitations while appropriate number of requests that can be simulated for load testing from a single machine. As an internet …

Linux

Best PS4 Games: From shooters to puzzles, these are the ones you need for your new console

So, you just got a new Playstation 4 or Playstation 4 Pro? Congratulations! Now that Sony's latest console has been out for a few years, you have an …

Tomb Raider

Track Wi-Fi Devices In Your Home

How do you audit your home Wi-Fi network? Perhaps you log into your router and have a look at the connected devices. Sometimes you’ll find an …

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Why I think Elm is the Future of Front End Development

Elm is a ML-style functional language with enforced immutability that compiles down to optimized JavaScript. It solves a lot of problems that …

How To Install NethServer 6.8 Using ISO

<b>NethServer</b> is an all-in-one Linux distribution based on CentOS, which is the clone of popular commercial Linux distribution Red hat Enterprise Linux. …

How To Put Multiple ISO Files In One Bootable USB Disk | Create Multiboot USB

How To Put Multiple ISO Files In One Bootable USB Disk | Create Multiboot USB<p>How To Put Multiple ISO Files In One Bootable USB Disk | Create …

10 Most Dangerous Linux OS Commands You Should Never Execute on your Machine

10 Most Dangerous Linux Commands<p>10 Most Dangerous Linux OS Commands You Should Never Execute on your Machine<p>Click To Tweet<p>Linux Terminal is one of …

Why On Earth Is Google Building A New Operating System From Scratch?

Its latest operating system experiment throws out decades of software history in pursuit of smaller-scale devices.<p>Last week, a group of Googlers did something strange: They quietly revealed a new operating system that theoretically competes with Google’s own Android OS.<p>Dubbed Fuchsia, the …

Linux

How to make a web crawler in Python (under 50 lines of code)?

Interested to learn how Google, Bing, or Yahoo work? Wondering what it takes to crawl the web, and what a simple web crawler looks like? In under 50 …

WATCH: This Simple Triangle Will Change The Way You Think About Maths Forever

Because logarithmic notation is bad.<p>Okay, let's get something straight right off the bat - logarithmic notation in maths is bad and doesn't make a …

Mathematics

Why Google beat Yahoo in the war for the Internet

Mohit Aron Contributor<p>Mohit Aron is the founder and CEO of Cohesity.<p>As we witness what may be the final days of Yahoo as an independent business, consider how just a decade ago it was running neck-and-neck with Google, now one of the world’s largest companies by market value.<p>It would be silly for …

IaaS

Microsoft is helping people build iPhone and Android apps, for free

At today's Microsoft Build event Microsoft cloud boss Scott Guthrie shared the company's master plan for Xamarin. And judging from the applause, that plan has developers very hyped.<p>The short version is that Xamarin is now integrated with Microsoft's mega-popular Visual Studio, the software that …

Apps

Java vs. C Performance

Bio<p>Cliff Click is the CTO and Co-Founder of H2O, makers of H2O, the open source math and machine learning engine for Big Data. Cliff wrote his first …

Compilers

First Look: 'Smart' Solar Panel Charges Phones, Gadgets Fast

Simple and lightweight, for $99 this solar panel will be all you need to charge small electronics in the woods. It’s the latest incarnation from Goal …

Best Hacking Tools Of 2017 For Windows, Linux, And OS X

<i>Short Bytes: Fossbytes has prepared a useful list of the best hacking tools of 2017 based upon industry reviews, your feedback, and its own</i> …

The first 14 apps you should download on your new Android phone

You can do anything with your new Android phone. So many apps. So many possibilities. But where to begin?<p>Here's a list of 15 apps that should get you started:

Apps

Maps on the Web

Ancient Rome

8 documentaries that will make you smarter about money

The wealthiest, most successful people continually self-educate, which is why most of them spend so much time reading.<p>If the classic finance books don't work for you, there are other ways to get smarter about money.<p>Here, we've compiled eight documentaries that will keep you entertained <i>and</i> teach you …

Success

How I Built the Media Center of My Dreams for Under $500

Between the Blu-Ray player, cable box, laptop, and everything else hooked up to your TV, your home theater situation is a mess. Here’s how I rolled …