Michael Nguyen

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Best Practices for Long Scrolling

<i>The days of “above the fold” are over.</i> Long scrolling and infinitely scrolling sites are becoming more and more common lately, and it’s no mere trend …

UI Design

Kali Linux Cheat Sheet for Penetration Testers

Penetration testing (also called pen testing) is the practice of testing a computer system, network or Web application to find vulnerabilities that …

Forensics

Why kid hackers should have a Linux computer

Kid hackers and Linux computers<p>Kids these days are quite amazing in how fast they learn how to use computers. And what better system for a young …

Top 10 Best Wifi Hacking Tools in Kali Linux OS

Top 10 Best Wifi Hacking Tools in Kali Linux OS<p>How to hack WiFi is second popular search after how to hack a Facebook. Most of the routers are not …

Welcome to the Dark Net, a Wilderness Where Invisible World Wars Are Fought and Hackers Roam Free

Through the eyes of a master hacker turned security expert, William Langewiesche chronicles the rise of the Dark Net—where weapons, drugs, and information are bought, sold, and hacked—and learns how high the stakes have really become.<p>I. The Back Door<p>His name is not Opsec, but I will call him that …

The 18 best cloud computing startups to work for, according to employees

But that doesn't mean that every cloud startup is a good bet for a prospective employee.<p>So, at the behest of venture capitalist firm Battery Ventures, job hunting site Glassdoor has come up with a list of the best cloud companies to work for, based on employees' overall ratings shared with …

8 weight-loss routines to get your body fat under 10%

Now that you’ve made some headway in the gym, you want to start honing in on the details, like dropping your body fat percentage. How hard could it …

Weight Loss

MyPi Raspberry Pi Internet Of Things Development Board

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts looking for a way to increase the functionality of the awesome mini PC might be interested in a new embedded motherboard …

Raspberry Pi

What interviewing for jobs feels like when you’re a black software engineer in Silicon Valley

A few weeks ago, I answered a question on Quora explaining how it feels to be a black software engineer in Silicon Valley. I explained that most of the time, my race doesn’t play into how I’m treated at work and how my work is recognized. While that answer is mostly true, it felt incomplete. It’s …

Silicon Valley

Three SEO Strategies To Get Your Startup Off The Ground

Over the years, search has evolved. Google has refined its core search algorithms through adjustments, tweaks and even complete overhauls. What ensued as a result of changes that went by names such as Google Panda and Google Penguin were nothing short of confusion and chaos. Much more has been …

SEO

How I Got Interviews at Facebook, Google, Apple, and Uber in One Week | Inc.com

A few months ago I was looking for a new job. My goal was to get offers from top tech companies, and to get them as soon as possible.<p>I started my search on a Monday, and by that Friday I had interviews lined up with Facebook, Google, Apple, Uber, Twitter, DropBox, Salesforce, LinkedIn, and Airbnb, …

Employment

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The 7 Best Prototyping Tools for UI and UX Designers in 2018

It is undoubted that UI/UX design is an important aspect of making a website or application work. Creating and improving products based on prototypes …

Use Raspberry Pi to Measure Broadband Speeds to Hold Your ISP Accountable

If there’s one thing that’s the same about everyone’s broadband connection, it’s that it’s slow. Usually slower than it was advertised to be when you got it. But slow isn’t as irritating as sporadic, when you get constant drops and outages in your internet connection, it can drive you to …

Weekend Workshop: How to auto tweet your ISP when your Internet slows down

<i>Need something to keep you busy this weekend? Look no further. The Weekend Workshop is our weekly column where we showcase a badass DIY project that</i> …

20 Slack Communities For Tech Entrepreneurs You Want To Be A Part Of

Slack, just a 2-year-old messaging platform, is raising $200 million at nearly a $4 billion valuation led by Thrive Capital, reports Business Insider. Slack brings all your communication together in one place. It’s real-time messaging, archiving and search for modern teams.<p>While Slack is originally …

Startups

2020TECH: How To Remove All Viruses From Computer Using Rescue USB Disk

How To Remove All Viruses From Computer Using Rescue USB Disk<p>We are going to share some useful tips on removing viruses from the computer using …

Watch a Tesla race against a Boeing 737

While everyone’s eyes are on Tesla’s affordable electric car, the Model 3, it’s easy to forget that Tesla makes some pretty speedy vehicles. In a bit of a friendly competition, the company pitted its Model S against a Qantas Boeing 737-800 preparing for take-off.<p>The race is certainly speedy. The …

Wireless Routers: Tomato Firmware on an Asus N66U

I run an open wireless network at home – there’s no passwords to log on, just join the network. Don’t get the wrong idea, I’m really not that …

Wi-Fi

The 6 Essential UX Tools For Every Designer

By Hannah Atkin<p>It can be extremely intimidating to any UX designer, particularly someone just starting out, to navigate the overcrowded world of …

Google Makes $150 Photo Software Suite Free

Today is a great day for those of us who edit photos on a PC or Mac. Google has announced that the entire Nik Collection of image processing tools is now free to download and use.<p>Formerly available at a cost of $150, the suite of seven professional-grade plugins is now available for download …

Tutorials

How to get your job application noticed every time

I love reading relationship advice on Reddit. Users on there ask some pretty interesting questions, and are very honest in their answers. They’re also mostly delusional. Check out this really interesting post I came across a little while ago:<p>Tons of guys say things like “I’m smart, nice, I make …

Employment

Self-lacing Nikes are real, will go on sale later this year

While we're still waiting for the Back to the Future-styled Nike Mag, the company has unveiled its first "self-lacing" shoe in another silhouette. The Nike HyperAdapt 1.0 senses the presence of the wearer's heel, and tightens its laces accordingly. Senior Innovator Tiffany Beers led the project, …

Shoes

The Linux Foundation announces free 'Intro to Cloud Infrastructure Technologies' edX course

One of the most important things any human can do is learn. Keeping your mind sharp and active is very healthy. While formal education, such as …

Linux

This one chart explains why cybersecurity is so important

New hacking threats have emerged in the past two years, and with it has come an large increase in worldwide concern about cybersecurity.<p>In 2014, 69% of executives expressed concerned about cyber threats, including a lack of data security, according to a PricewaterhouseCoopers survey. In 2015, an …

Cybersecurity

The Anti-Piracy Tech That's Giving Hackers Fits

More than two months after release, it’s still not possible to pirate <i>Just Cause 3</i>. The same is true for <i>Rise of the Tomb Raider</i>, released for PC in …

Hacking of Health Care Records Skyrockets

For John Kuhn, a simple X-ray after a snowboarding accident turned into an accounting nightmare when the hospital billed him $20,000 for a surgery he never had.<p>"So I had to go down in front of the billing department no less and pull up my shirt and show them that I did not have any major scarring …

Credit Cards

Password Security Is So Bad, President Obama Weighs In

You've heard it before. Change your password. Change. Your. Password. But now, Americans are getting that message from the top. Password security is in such a sorry state, our commander in chief is weighing in with a call to action.<p>On Tuesday, the White House released a sweeping cybersecurity plan, …

The White House

Venture Capitalists Chase Rising Cybersecurity Spending - MIT Technology Review

The rash of headline-grabbing cyber­attacks on major companies over the past few years has made one thing abundantly clear: it’s not enough to rely …

Venture Capital

Amazing Taiwanese cosplayer has Internet singing the praises of her anime musician outfits

Throw on your favorite soundtrack and check out the amazing craftsmanship of Ely.<p><b>High-grade cosplay</b> is not a quick and simple endeavor. To really …

Anime