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Welcome to the Dark Net, a Wilderness Where Invisible World Wars Are Fought and Hackers Roam Free

Through the eyes of a master hacker turned security expert, William Langewiesche chronicles the rise of the Dark Net—where weapons, drugs, and information are bought, sold, and hacked—and learns how high the stakes have really become.<p>I. The Back Door<p>His name is not Opsec, but I will call him that …

Security

Is your computer capable of gigabit speeds? Here's how to quickly find out

Quickly get information about your Windows computer's network connections.<p>Is your computer gigabit speed-capable? Does it support the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi standard? At what speed does it connect to your current network? What the hell is your current IP address? And how do you find the MAC address? …

Wi-Fi

How to Change Your Default DNS to Google DNS for Fast Internet Speeds

You can increase your internet speed by changing your <b>Default DNS to Google DNS</b><p>DNS (Domain Name system) is a set of numbers that is assigned by your …

A Visual Explanation of IPv6 Address Types

In the early 1990s, huge number of users come across the Internet and the use of IP addresses also increased. Soon the IETF realized, the existing …

Linux

We talked to an ethical hacker, here’s what we learned

Believe it or not, not all hackers are malicious.<p>Ethical hackers are experts hired to support organizations and governments and keep their systems secure. These ethical hackers provide expertise to protect citizens and regular people from malicious hackers. We recently sat down with one to learn …

The price-tracking trick retailers don't want you to know about

Your video, "The price-tracking trick retailers don't want you to know about "<br>will start after this message from our sponsors.<p>Loading video...<p>You're Doing It All Wrong<p>If you're only price-tracking before you buy, you're doing it all wrong. Sharon Profis explains.<p>1:09 /

Shopping

The Most Overlooked Aspect Of UX Design Could Be The Most Important

Benjamin Brandall Contributor<p>Benjamin Brandall is a content crafter for Process Street.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>What UX designers can learn from 1990s Japanese video games<br>• Why it’s so easy to ignore your to-do list app but get distracted by Twitter<p>I’m not much of a designer. In fact, I’m awful …

UX Design

0d1n Open Source Web HTTP Fuzzing Tool And Bruteforcer

<b>0d1n is a tool for automating customized attacks against web applications. This</b> <b>Web security tool to make fuzzing at HTTP inputs, made in C with</b> …

Linux

A new genetic breakthrough could be key for a potential obesity “cure”

Nearly half of all Europeans are genetically predisposed to obesity. The condition is a worldwide epidemic affecting more than half a billion people and rising every year in most countries.<p>Despite this, we know little about the genetic origin of the condition and have no good medical treatment for …

Genetics

Mesmerizing Macro Photos of Cats' Eyes by Andrew Marttila

Philadelphia-based photographer and self-described “crazy cat man” Andrew Marttila specializes in capturing beautifully expressive portraits of adorable felines. His latest work includes a series of macro shots that zoom in on cats' eyes, showing every minute detail of the creature's colorful iris …

Cats

10 New Artists You Need to Know: August 2015

Travis Mills, CL, Halsey, Cold Beat and more<p>10<p>By<p>Once again, we talked to 10 of the hottest artists who are climbing the charts, breaking the Internet …

How to Stream Crazy-High Xbox One Graphics to Windows 10

If you own an Xbox One and Windows 10, you can stream Xbox One games to your Windows 10 PC, this much we knew. But an intrepid Reddit user just …

Software

Movie studio logos through the years (via Reddit)... http://t.co/9ZKxcLzMtf

Pokémon Palettes Turns Pikachu Into A Design Tool

Designers collect color palettes the way gamers collect Pokémon. So why not let designers collect palettes <i>while</i> capturing Pokémon? Boom. It’s called Pokémon Palettes. So now you can.<p>The idea of generating color palettes from Pokémon is easy to dismiss, but man, does it work. The execution. You just …

Pokémon

Microsoft's IllumiRoom Rolls Virtual Grenades Straight Into Your Living Room

Experimental system uses projectors and 3D room sensors<p>Google is hogging the tech limelight this week thanks to the flashy new virtual reality and wearable technology shown off at the I/O developers conference, but Microsoft has an ambitious experimental entertainment system you should also be …

Meet The Cyberweapon You Can’t Get Rid Of Without Smashing Your Hard Drive

There’s a shadow war unfolding on the internet, as various groups jostle for control and develop new, refined software to steal data and damage systems. If you think it’s just a matter of running antivirus software, let’s meet the Equation Group, a cabal of cyberspies with software so advanced, the …

Like Twitch for illustrators: Watch art happen in real time with Sywork

A new service called Sywork lets you watch artists and illustrators in the process of bringing their creations to life. It's like Twitch, but for artists.<p>Millions of people around the world enjoy looking at art and graphic design. They flock to real-life art galleries and studios and their digital …

The Arts

MIT's self-assembling chair is cool, but you can't sit on it yet

Screw meals in pill form. We'll know we're living in the future when our furniture can assemble itself at will. It's something that MIT and others are working on, and the most recent work from the university's self-assembly lab shows how far the process has come. Before you chuck that IKEA catalog, …

DNA data storage: 1.8 zettabytes of information in a single spoon of liquid

Every piece of data ever produced by mankind - from the entire Wikipedia archive to the complete Netflix catalogue - could be stored onto a …

Project Ara: Everything we know about Google's modular phone

What exactly is a "modular phone" and why would you want one? We take a look at all the things we know -- and don't -- with this build-it-yourself smartphone design.<p>If you've ever wished you could pick from a pile of parts and make your own smartphone, Project Ara is your Android wish come true.<p>Run …

You can now trade Pokémon with yourself, thanks to Arduino

<i>Gotta catch 'em all. Gotta catch 'em all. Gotta catch 'em all.</i> For some 17 years, those words have reverberated around coder Pepijn de Vos's mind, and thanks to an Arduino and some ingenuity, his dreams have now come true. Well, probably not, but a project like this deserves an epic back story. In …

Could This Be the Future of GIFs?

While the GIF format was originally created to reduce image file sizes, it’s become part of the fabric from which the modern Web is woven. Now, a team of developers believe they’ve create the next step in its evolution.<p>YOYO lets you control animated GIFs by moving your mouse back and forth across …

10 magnificent minimalist GIFs by Florian de Looij

GIF: gif.flrn.nl<p>Here are some of my favorite very simple animations by artist and GIF-master Florian de Looij.<p>More from him: portfolio, and GIF …

GIF Animations

Apple took down Photos for OS X preview pages, but launch plan still on track

Apple made a small change to its website last year upon the public release of OS X Yosemite that has led some to question the release date of Photos.app for Mac. Originally announced for an “early 2015” release, the Mac app has had virtually every mention scrubbed from Apple.com, save for a single …

How to quickly share files in Windows 10

There's no more Share charm, but there is a Share button in File Explorer.<p>Here's the scene: You're browsing through your photos in File Explorer, when you see an adorable picture of your dog that you absolutely must upload to Facebook right now.<p>If you're using Windows 8, you can swipe open the …

Apps

Netflix is revamping its data architecture for streaming movies

Image copyright Prachanart/Shutterstock.Netflix is revamping the computing architecture that processes data for its streaming video service, …

Software Development

Exploding Kittens is the most backed Kickstarter project ever

When Matthew Inman, best known as the creator of online comic The Oatmeal, launched a Kickstarter campaign for a card game called Exploding Kittens, …

Board Games

Nest is giving buyers of early Dropcam models a free upgrade

Company says its 2015 features don't work on cameras from 2010<p>If you have a very old Dropcam sitting unused in a closet somewhere, Nest wants to send you a new one. Over the weekend, the company quietly announced a replacement program for the first two generations of Dropcam, a plan that involves …

Freebies

How to Make Your Own Wallpaper for Any Screen Size

<i>Odes Roberts is an in-house designer for Shutterstock. This post was originally published on the</i> <i>Shutterstock blog</i> <i>and has been reprinted with permission.</i><p>Making wallpapers for desktops and other screens is easily one of my favorite things to do. I change my wallpapers frequently with found images and …

Learn How to Build iOS Apps from Scratch

Have you always wanted to build an iOS app, but lacked the knowledge and skills? Have you ever signed up for an online course on creating iOS apps, only to feel frustrated because the content was out of date or not comprehensive enough? Are you dying to learn more about Swift and programming for …

Apps