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The Magical Tech Behind Paper For iPad’s Color-Mixing Perfection

By Chris Dannen9 minute Read<p>Colors can inspire mood, convey attitude, or create instant associations in people’s minds, making it a powerful tool for …

A Home at the End of Google Earth

Separated from his older brother at a train station, five-year-old Saroo Munshi Khan found himself lost in the slums of Calcutta. Nearly 20 years later, living in Australia, he began a painstaking search for his birth home, using ingenuity, hazy memories, and Google Earth.<p>It was just a small river …

The Sky Is Burning: Caught in the Pagami Creek Fire

Before they even set their kayaks in the water at Kawishiwi Lake, Greg and Julie Welch had heard about the Pagami Creek Fire. They’d been told about it by Rangers, who were watching it, who said it was small and hadn’t moved much, and who had closed a swath of Minnesota’s Boundary Waters Canoe Area …

Exclusive: Ongoing malware attack targeting Apache hijacks 20,000 sites

Mysterious "Darkleech" exposes visitors to potent malware exploits.<p>Tens of thousands of websites, some operated by <i>The Los Angeles Times</i>, Seagate, and …

Ouya review: can an indie console take on Sony and Microsoft?

Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo may no longer be the only names that matter in gaming, but the "big three" is still very much alive in people's minds. Even as iOS and Android have gotten better games, and better hardware to run those games, capital-G Gaming remains something done with a controller …

Who Wrote the Flashback OS X Worm? — Krebs on Security

A year ago today, <b>Apple</b> released a software update to halt the spread of the Flashback worm, a malware strain that infected more than 650,000 <b>Mac OS X</b> …