Jatin Dhankhar

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Internet companies should resist going the way of telephone companies on surveillance

Google, Yahoo, Facebook, Microsoft, Apple, and others have vociferously denied that they gave the NSA direct access to their networks to provide data to the massive surveillance program called PRISM. Several of these companies emphasize the importance of protecting privacy and limiting government …

Surveillance

TurnKey Linux offers 64-bit server apps on Amazon cloud

TurnKey Linux, the ready-to-run Linux cloud server app company, is now offering 64-bit server apps on Amazon Web Services.<p>If you want easy, and I …

Linux

Computers for under £25 will help 11 million disadvantaged Brits on benefits get online

• Cheap deal on computers and broadband offered to people on benefits<br>• Initiative set to help 10.8million disadvantaged Britons get online<br>• PC for £24 will …

Universal Credit

The Week That Was...Snap...Full of Photography

The Week That Was…Snap…Full of Photography<p>Inside Flipboard / June 7, 2013<p>Eye candy—we know it when we see it and this week we saw a lot of it. These …

A Collection of Visually Flat Photographs Explore the Surface of Your Computer Screen

Photo: Nico Krijno<p>The major 2010 exhibition <i>Surface Tension</i> at the Metropolitan Museum presented an array of photographers interrogating the surface …

Photographer documents a year in the life of a tree on his iPhone

It was a sight so familiar it was almost beyond noticing: a bur oak – though an old and particularly gorgeous specimen – towering above the corn …

What goes on when lightning strikes?

A new theory from Russian researchers suggests that lightning may be a by-product of cosmic rays. Surprisingly, despite studying lightning for …

The best new WIMP desktop today: Linux Mint 15 (Gallery) | ZDNet

Freshly installed Linux Mint<p>Just installed, Linux Mint 15 isn't much to look at, but with a little work...<p>Read the full review: <b>Mint 15: Today's best</b> …

Linux

Scientists identify the mystery killer behind Ireland's potato famine

Scientists have finally figured out exactly what strain of potato blight led to the deaths of more than a million people in Ireland during the Great Famine of the mid-19th century — and it's not the usual suspect.<p>For decades, researchers assumed that a particular strain of Phytophthora infestans, …

Briefly: Skype For Linux Update, Free Car Phone Holder, Apple Maps Not Rubbish?

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers including: Microsoft releases new Skype update for Linux users, get a free car phone holder from …

How to Uninstall Windows or Linux After Dual-Booting

We've talked a lot about running multiple operating systems on the same computer—whether it's Windows and Linux, Windows and OS X, or something …