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These Harvard And MIT Kids Say They've Made NSA-Proof Email

Those who worry that Gmail or the National Security Agency may be rifling through their emails now have a new alternative: ProtonMail, a super-secure email service created by students from Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.<p>"It was the Snowden leaks that got us started," …

Why LinkedIn is morphing from a social network into an online newspaper

On May 5th, LinkedIn will celebrate its 11th birthday. It announced last month that 300 million people had signed up for the professional social network. This evening, LinkedIn will report earnings for first quarter of this year, which analysts expect to surpass the company’s own guidance.<p>Despite …

Mobile Devices

Results from the YOW! Language Vibrancy Survey

Technologies have an arc; they rise and fall. Some more than others. Some rise again.<p>An important factor in the lifecycle of a technology is the …

LG announces QSlide SDK, brings floating windows to 3rd party apps

Starting with the LG Optimus G, most modern LG devices now feature QSlide apps, which are small windowed applications that run in the foreground, while other apps continue to run in the background.<p>Now it looks like LG wants to expand its QSlide windowed app features to third party apps as well, as …

Understanding DevOps

Chromebase: LG's all-in-one desktop that runs Chrome OS

LG Electronics has officially jumped into the Chrome OS market. The electronics giant announced Tuesday that it would be unveiling its all-in-one Chromebase desktop computer during the upcoming 2014 Consumer Electronics Show.<p>"Simple to operate for all types of users, the award-winning LG Chromebase …

LG Electronics

Meeting the continuous challenge

Value creation and testing<p>From the developerWorks archives<p>Grace Walker<p>Date archived: December 1, 2016 | First published: December 10, 2013<p>DevOps, …

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The Best Android Launchers You Can Download Today

We love Android devices as much as the next person, but sometimes the vanilla Android experience leaves us wanting a little more. Thankfully, it’s possible to change the whole look and feel of your Android device with only the minimum of effort – and no need to root.<p>Android launchers, or home …

Welcome to IBM Rational Learning Circles

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Get started with the Data Format Description Language

An open standard for data modeling<p>Steve M Hanson<br>Published on December 02, 2013/Updated: November 25, 2014<p>Introduction to DFDL<p>In this short video, …

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Develop reliable software with DevOps

DevOps best practices, Part 1<p>Bob Aiello and Leslie Sachs<br>Published on May 11, 2013/Updated: June 01, 2016<p>Content series:<p>This content is part # of 8 in …

DevOps

2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale

Maranello smothers the 458 Italia with some very special sauce.<p>We’re of the mind that all Ferraris are <i>speciale.</i> Yes, even the California. We take this observation to be self-evident and universal, a fact of life that even Lamborghini owners, Red Bull Racing fans, and Prius drivers accept and …

Google launches Constitute, a tool for creating and comparing governments (video)

Countries frequently amend or draft constitutions, but they can't always find example constitutions to work from -- not every country publishes its founding documents in accessible formats. So, Google's simplifying nation building by launching Constitute, a website that puts all the world's …

More Than Meets the Eye

Inside Flipboard / September 17, 2013<p>With today’s release, Flipboard is ready for iOS 7, the re-envisioned version of Apple’s mobile operating …

Android KitKat is the next version of Google's mobile operating system

Google's Sundar Pichai, head of both Android and Chrome, has confirmed that the next version of Android will be called KitKat. Yes, you've read correctly, KitKat, as in the trademarked name of the chocolate candy bar made by Nestle (and licensed by Hershey in the US). A splash page for the new …

Galaxy Mega 6.3 press render surfaces with navy blue body, AT&T branding

Courtesy of the ever-reliable @evleaks, it appears the Galaxy Mega 6.3 is indeed coming to AT&T. A purported press render shows the device colored in a navy blue plaid with the carrier's globe logo below the rear-facing camera. Of the few versions that passed through the FCC, you may recall that …