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Outside the box

LEE SMOLIN, a theoretical physicist at Perimeter Institute in Ontario, explains why traditional ways of thinking about time are insufficient to …

How to build your your own Project Shield

You can use Windows Remote Desktop Protocol to connect to any Windows system remotely, using pretty much any device. However, although Windows RDP is …

Google Play

10 ways to make your passwords secure

Weak passwords are a huge security risk to a business, as the only thing there to prevent hackers accessing many online services. To minimise the …

Information Systems

Pentagon report: Chinese hackers accessed F-35B and other advanced US weapons systems

Many of the Pentagon's most advanced weapon systems -- including the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter and PAC-3 Patriot missile system -- were compromised by Chinese hackers, according to a classified document obtained by the <i>Washington Post</i>. The list of weapons was part of an earlier DoD report condemning …

Anatomy of a hack: even your 'complicated' password is easy to crack

In March, readers followed along as Nate Anderson, Ars Technica deputy editor and a self-admitted newbie to password cracking, downloaded a list of …

Plants Covered in Ice for Hundreds of Years Sprout New Growth

You might think after being frozen for hundreds of years that a plant would be well and truly dead. That’s not the case with some samples of moss …

Countering targeted attacks with active defense strategies

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Firewalls block basic attacks on your network and antivirus scanners filter known offenders, and no enterprise should operate …

Use Raspberry Pi to stream to any device with SqueezePlug

Outside of education, the most popular use of a Raspberry Pi is to play multimedia. For starters, you can use it as a nifty little HTPC with the XBMC …

Raspberry Pi

Microsoft Surface 2 review

Microsoft has launched its next-gen tablets, the Surface Pro 2 and this - the Windows RT-toting Surface 2, a direct replacement for the original …

Gear & Gadgets

A gigabit is not enough. New research takes us to 400Gbps.

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p><i>This article was updated at 11:46 a.m. PT to correct the bandwidth measurement in the article’s excerpt and to clarify a</i> …

Tablet sales on pace to eclipse PC sales in just two years

As if the PC community hadn't already received a healthy helping of bad news earlier this year when it was discovered shipments fell 13.9 percent …

Gear & Gadgets

Bio-Hackers, Get Ready

When I speak to technical founders, they often look back with fondness to days of tinkering with a Commodore 64 or Hypercard.<p>But perhaps tomorrow’s founders will experiment with a very different kind of code — the genetic code that underlies how everything from one-celled organisms to humans …

Connected Data to merge with Drobo, bring Transporter features to Drobo products

Connected Data, maker of Transporter, just announced that it's entered into a merger agreement with Drobo. As a refresher, Transporter is a cloud-synced file sharing appliance that provides Dropbox-like functionality without the recurring subscription costs. Drobo's best known for its Ethernet, …

The real reason our shops are shutting up

It’s easy to blame the internet, but soaring rates and rents are crippling high street retailers<p>Another day, another report on the death of the high street. According to the Centre for Retail Research, the number of shops in Britain is predicted to fall by more than a fifth by 2018, blighting our …