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Hi-Fi Roars Back to Life

LP sound quality in the digital age.<p>“Music is like a caged animal right now, and Pono is opening the door to let it out and be heard as it should.”<p>Beginning around 2000, some music no longer sounded as clear or rich as it once did. The problem wasn’t the artists; rather, it was the MP3, a …

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Edward Snowden Reveals NSA's MonsterMind Program

It's a cyberwar robot that always hits back.<p>In the high desert near Bluffdale, Utah, there lurks a creature made entirely of zeroes and ones. Called "MonsterMind", the project is an automated cyber weapon, perched atop the data flows into the National Security Agency's Mission Data Repository. …

Surveillance

White – Black Backpack by Solid Gray

Editor's Rating<p>4.7?<p>Discovered on 2014-08-03<p>Give yourself a sci-fi like adventurous look by carrying your everyday necessities including laptops in …

Italians enraged at rise of Sicily's new Facebook mafia

Detectives are poring over social media for details that might help them arrest new generation of mobsters who have turned their back on traditional code of discretion<p>Just when police thought they had finally loosened the Mafia's historical stranglehold over Sicily, a new generation of brash …

OnePlus One vs. Samsung Galaxy S5 comparison

When industry newcomer OnePlus launched the One they claimed it was a “flagship killer”, targeting the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S5 in terms of features and functionality, but without the premium cost. Priced at $299 for the base and $349 for the higher-capacity model, the OnePlus One actually …

OnePlus One vs Nexus 5 comparison

Customizability and personalization are among the top reasons why people choose Android over other platforms. Among the wide range of smartphone user types include purists who prefer to have the most stock Android experience possible, and then there are users who want to have the most …

Phones

Eloquent JavaScript

Licensed under a Creative Commons attribution-noncommercial license. All code in this book may also be considered licensed under an MIT …

JavaScript

Announcing a specification for PHP

The PHP language has been around for over 20 years and is clearly one of the most popular programming languages in the world. PHP is definitely the …

PHP

Russia offers $110,000 to crack Tor anonymous network

<b>Russia has offered 3.9m roubles ($110,000; £65,000) in a contest seeking a way to crack the identities of users of the Tor network.</b><p>Tor hides internet users' locations and identities by sending data on random paths through machines on its network, adding encryption at each stage.<p>The Russian interior …

How to build your own Bluetooth streaming home audio system

Get superior audio quality without spending a ton of money<p>There are a lot of ways to stream music at home. Dedicated Bluetooth speakers, like the …

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