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Why eight hours a night isn’t enough, according to a leading sleep scientist

For something that we spend a third of our lives doing (if we’re lucky), sleep is something that we know relatively little about. “Sleep is actually a relatively recent discovery,” says Daniel Gartenberg, a sleep scientist who is currently an assistant adjunct professor in biobehavioral health at …

Brainwaves

Playing low frequency noise to disrupt hard-drives: denial of service for CCTVs, data-centers, and other computing environments

A group of Princeton and Purdue researchers have demonstrated a successful acoustic attack against mechanical hard-drives where low-frequency noise …

cctvs

The Secret Netflix Codes That Let You Unlock Hidden TV And Movie Categories

If you were getting bored of the normal Netflix genres -- dramas, comedies, horror movies -- then read on for this life hack.<p>By just tacking a number …

No, Your Incognito Browser Isn’t Actually Private. Here's How to Safely Surf the Internet

Because investing in your online privacy has never been more critical.<p>With data breaches like the Equifax hack becoming more common, investing in …

Information Systems

Top 5: Linux on a Chromebook, building DNS servers, VoIP on Raspberry Pi, and more

In this week's Top 5, we highlight putting Linux on a Chromebook, building your own DNS name servers, creating a VoIP (voice over IP) solution on a …

Raspberry Pi

Android and SD cards: The Ultimate Guide

Android has supported SD cards since the G1 started it all. The overall idea is simple enough — slap an SD card in your phone and expand the storage …

Remix OS For PC Receives Android 6.0

Jide the Company behind Remix OS, has released the eagerly awaited Android 6.0 update for Remix OS for PC. The update has seen many features added …

Mobile Development

Breve guia ao arrefecimento dos componentes do PC

Para o ajudar a escolher o melhor método elaborámos este pequeno guia que mostra os diversos tipos de arrefecimento que se pode instalar e lhe dá …

Melhore a sua rede sem fios doméstica

Um dos principais problemas que poderá encontrar na sua rede Wi-fi doméstica devem-se à fraca ou irregular cobertura da mesma, podendo esta ser …

TDT: Portugueses vão ter de mexer nas antenas de TV outra vez

A rede social liderada por Mark Zuckerberg assumiu publicamente que os posts de 14 milhões de utilizadores publicados entre 18 e 27 de maio estiveram …

Cuidados ao usar o computador por longas horas

Olá meus amigos! Estive afastado por alguns dias do Guia do PC devido a um problema de saúde. Problema esse que, em parte, estava relacionado a longa …

Tire mais partido do seu SSD

Os SSD são os suportes de armazenamento mais rápidos da actualidade, mas muitas vezes pode não estar a tirar o máximo partido da velocidade extra que …

Como encontrar e baixar qualquer Driver para seu computador

Os drivers ou controladores de dispositivos são essenciais para o bom funcionamento de qualquer computador. Sem eles, não conseguiríamos realizar …

Using strong passwords and keeping your online self secure

Earlier today, eBay issued a press release letting users know that a cyberattack "compromised a database containing encrypted passwords and other …

Carreiras Digitais & Cia #01: Caminhos para as certificações em TIC

A fim de orientar os futuros profissionais que desejarem obter certificados, segue uma pequena contribuição.<p>Em nossos processos de aprendizagem, o …

DevArt: Google's ambitious project to program a new generation of artists

You could be the star of a major new exhibition<p>Your work could be at the heart of one of the largest digital art exhibitions the world has ever seen, thanks to a collaboration between London’s Barbican Centre and Google.<p>The exhibition is called <i>Digital Revolution</i>, and from July 3rd to September 14th …

How to upgrade the SSD in your Acer C720 Chromebook

Whether you're planning to run Linux or just need more space to work with, an SSD upgrade is easy and cost-effective. {.intro}<p>Chromebooks are all …

Data Portability Win! Google Now Lets You Export All Your Gmail & Calendar Data Via Google Takeout

Google has been good about offering a number data portability options through its Google Takeout service, which has previously allowed users to download data for over a dozen products, including Contacts, Drive, Voice, and more. But today, the company is adding two of its flagship properties to …

How To Opt Out of Google's Shared Endorsements

Google's rolling out its new your-face ads today, so here's a timely reminder on how to tell them to knock it off.<p>Google recently announced an update …

What is LTE?

Social media, video streaming, online gaming, you name it, our smartphones are better connected than ever and we’re consuming more and more data as a result. 4G LTE is the current generation of wireless technology making all of this a reality, and at much faster speeds than the older 3G and 2G …

4G LTE

Google launches new anti-DDoS service called 'Project Shield'

Google has announced a new suite of tools for activists and non-profits at their Ideas conference in New York today, including tools for evading web censorship and oppressive regimes. The biggest focus has been on DDoS attacks, a kind of brute-force action that can easily take down a small site …

155 Years Before the First Animated Gif, Joseph Plateau Set Images in Motion with the Phenakistoscope | Colossal

<p>Nearly 155 years before CompuServe debuted the first animated gif in 1987, Belgian physicist Joseph Plateau unveiled an invention called the …

Latest Raspbmc update brings speed boost, bug fixes and more (video)

Two months have passed since we last saw an update to the Raspberry Pi port of XBMC, but the tail end of September finally delivered some fresh code. Chief among the changes is a speed boost that makes browsing media libraries on Raspbmc much smoother and snappier. With the new software onboard, …

SAPO

O Presidente da República, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, destacou hoje o papel de Portugal no diálogo entre culturas e civilizações, salientando que o …

Google Coder lets you build Raspberry Pi web apps in your browser (video)

It's undoubtedly possible to turn a Raspberry Pi into a web server, but it's not always easy. Thankfully, Google just streamlined the process with its new Coder project. The open source tool lets developers build web apps for a ready-made Raspberry Pi web server using only a desktop browser. Coder …

PiCast: The open source solution to Chromecast using a Raspberry Pi

There is a lot to love about the Chromecast. It lets you stream your browser, your desktop, and a number of apps directly to your TV with little more than a $35 dongle that plugs into HDMI on your TV. However, lately, a few problems have arisen. For one, it’s really difficult to find one unless …

Samsung Ativ Book 9

<b>The Good</b> The <b>Samsung Ativ Book 9</b> is still one of the smallest and best-built Windows 8 ultrabooks around, and has a crisp 1080p display.<p><b>The Bad</b> It lacks a touch screen, and battery life is disappointing for such an expensive laptop.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> Formerly the Samsung Series 9, the rebranded Ativ …

MacBook Air

What's the 'Internet of Everything' worth? $613 billion, Cisco reckons

Cisco Systems wants its customers to know that there is a huge amount of money to be made if they focus their strategy and IT budget on what the company and others call the Internet of Everything.<p>That's the idea that more than half of the people and 99 percent of the things on the planet are …