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How To: The Fastest Way to Transfer Photos & Videos from Your iPhone to Your Windows 10 PC

Thanks to iCloud and AirDrop, it's really easy to sync photos between an iPhone and a Mac. But if you have an Apple phone and a Windows computer, …

iOS

Inventor Claims to Have Solved Floating Point Error Problem

“The decades-old floating point error problem has been solved,” proclaims a press release from inventor Alan Jorgensen. The computer scientist has …

Deep Learning

DJI and Ryze join forces to launch the $100 Tello drone

<i>This post was originally published on Dgit.com.</i><p>A company called Ryze has teamed up with DJI and announced an affordable drone called Tello. It can stay in the air for up to 13 minutes, has a 720p camera on board, and features collision detection that will make sure the flying device won’t crash …

Judge Andrew Napolitano: Congress plotting to cut a hole in the Fourth Amendment, again

Hidden beneath the controversy stirred up last week by the publication of a book called “Fire and Fury,” a highly critical insider’s view of the Trump White House that the president has not only denounced on national television but also tried to prevent from being published and distributed, are the …

Surveillance

Apple iPhone X Vs iPhone 8 Vs iPhone 8 Plus: What's The Difference?

There is now good availability for all Apple’s new iPhones. But despite the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X sharing many of the same features, there is a massive 40% price difference between the cheapest and most expensive models. So what are the big differences between them and which should …

Mobile Technology

Diet Strategy That Counts Time, Not Calories

Stop counting calories. It’s the clock that counts.<p>That’s the concept behind time-restricted feeding, or TRF, a strategy increasingly being studied by researchers as a tool for weight-loss, diabetes prevention and even longevity.<p>In TRF, you can eat whatever you want and as much as you want—just not …

Holistic Medicine

The cost of bitcoin payments is skyrocketing because the network is totally overloaded

That's because as bitcoin has soared in popularity it's become too expensive to use in small transactions.<p>The problem came to a head in early December, when Steam, the popular downloadable video game store, announced it would stop accepting bitcoin payments for games, citing the currency's …

Bitcoin

My Favorite iOS Games of 2017

As 2017 draws to a close, we’ve seen what may prove to be a shift in iOS gaming. With the recent introduction of app pre-orders, iOS may attract more paid-up-front indie games and ports of console and PC titles than in the past. Pre-orders aren’t limited to games, but it’s no coincidence that the …

Microsoft is adding native OpenSSH to Windows 10

Farewell, PuTTY<p>Microsoft has been steadily making Windows 10 a lot more developer friendly, adding the bash command line, alongside Ubuntu, SUSE Linux, and Fedora Linux distributions. The software giant is now adding a native OpenSSH client to Windows 10. It’s available immediately as a beta option …

How to Buy, Sell, and Keep Track of Bitcoin

Here's your step-by-step guide to using exchanges and wallet apps like Coinbase to manage your bitcoin, as well as other cryptocurrencies like Ether …

Malware Decompiler Tool Goes Open Source

Avast's RetDec machine-code decompiler now available for free on Github.<p>Anti-malware vendor Avast has donated its homegrown malware decompiler tool …

Seven Lies Bitcoin Fans Tell Themselves (And Anyone Else Who Will Listen)

The recent extraordinary runup and commensurate volatility in the price of Bitcoin has intensified global attention on the cybercurrency. For good or ill, Bitcoin is now a topic of interest to the mainstream press, as Bitcoin newbies near and far take notice.<p>Such newbies and reporters alike have …

Bitcoin

IBM, Nonprofits Team Up in New Free DNS Service

Quad9 blocks malicious sites used in phishing, other nefarious activity.<p>A new nonprofit has launched a free Domain Name System (DNS) service that …

Information Security

'Monument Valley 2' comes to Android on November 6th

<i>Monument Valley 2</i>, the follow-up to UsTwo's beautiful and head-turning puzzler from 2014, is almost ready for Android phones and tablets. The London studio announced today that the game will arrive in the Play Store on November 6th, five months after its debut on iOS. The title, if you need a …

Missing Malaysia Airlines flight search yields valuable seafloor data

In 2014, Malaysia Airlines flight MH 370 disappeared from radar and a massive search for the missing aircraft ensued. For two years, scientists used sonar to map the seafloor where the plane was thought to have crashed, and then search for any remnants. Nothing was found and the search was …

Google Glass 2.0 Is a Startling Second Act

<b>Don’t call Heather Erickson</b> a glasshole.<p>Yes, that’s Google Glass on her frames. But she’s not using it to check her Facebook, dictate messages, or …

Sergey Brin

Where veterans live in the United States

This map shows which counties in the United States have the highest concentration of veterans as a rate per 10 thousand people. Veteran population …

How to master Google Photos

Tips and tricks for getting the most from Google’s great service<p>By now, you’ve almost certainly heard how good Google Photos is. Your friends, family, and coworkers are probably using it and singing the app’s praises. It makes backing up your photo library effortless. It can identify people — even …

Mobile Photography

Cosmic Discoveries Fuel a Fight Over the Universe’s Beginnings

Not long after the Big Bang, all went dark. The hydrogen gas that pervaded the early universe would have snuffed out the light of the universe’s …

Israel

Home Depot's Three-Legged Stool Isn't for Sale. It's Their Strategy (and it Will Work for You too)

How the home improvement superstore uses their values to drive daily business decisions<p>The reason most companies don't follow their carefully formulated strategic plan is that it has nothing to do with real work. The goals and objectives sound good in the vacuum of the conference room at the annual …

Management

How to Succeed at Incident Response Metrics

Establishing a baseline of what information you need is an essential first step.

Information Security

Botnet using NSA's exploits could grow bigger than WannaCry

The Adylkuzz malware spreads the same way the WannaCry ransomware does, but it's sneakier.<p>The WannaCry ransomware hit the world in a frenzy, but the next wave of hacks using the same tactics is much quieter. And it's getting bigger, too.<p>Instead of serving ransomware and locking up computers while …

Ransomware’s Aftershocks Feared as U.S. Warns of Complexity

The components of the global cyberattack that seized hundreds of thousands of computer systems last week may be more complex than originally believed, a Trump administration official said Sunday, and experts warned that the effects of the malicious software could linger for some time.<p>As a new …

Cybersecurity

How to Accidentally Stop a Global Cyber Attacks

So finally I’ve found enough time between emails and Skype calls to write up on the crazy events which occurred over Friday, which was supposed to be …

Cybersecurity

Why OAuth Phishing Poses A New Threat to Users

Credential phishing lets attackers gain back-end access to email accounts, and yesterday's Google Docs scam raises the risk to a new level.

Cybersecurity

PoisonTap $5 Device Can Hack Even Password-Protected PCs

The most expensive security systems running on the most advanced devices can now be circumvented using nothing more than a $5 tool and access to a …

Information Security

Diabetes, weight can combine to alter brain, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's well-known that type 2 diabetes can cause medical complications in certain organs, including the brain. But overweight and obese people with early-stage type 2 diabetes have more severe abnormalities in brain structure and cognition than normal-weight people with type 2 diabetes, …

Diabetes

A Closer Look at CIA-Linked Malware as Search for Rogue Insider Begins

Symantec researcher explains the goals behind CIA-linked hacking tools, as the government launches an investigation to discover who gave secret …

Cybersecurity

Chrome Blocks Crafty URL Phishing Method

By using non-Latin Unicode characters, it's theoretically possible to register a domain name for a phishing website that looks nearly identical to …