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Hack of Dallas emergency sirens prompts more warnings to bolster cybersecurity

Dallas emergency management officials continue to investigate a hack that activated all 156 emergency tornado sirens citywide for about 90 minutes …

Mopping up after your vendor's data breach

Get out the mop. Your vendor has been breached and your constituents are at risk. That’s what ten states are doing right now as they clean up after …

Why You Should Shave Your Head

When you think of Jason Statham, Vin Diesel, Bruce Willis, and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Perhaps it’s how they’re all leading men in Hollywood. Or how they’re perceived as tough, no-nonsense, even hyper-masculine.<p>What probably doesn’t immediately come to …

Men's Fashion

Why Netflix And Chill Is Terrible

Something funny happened this past year. Somehow the concept of “Netflix and Chill” went from being a throwaway internet meme to seemingly becoming the foundation for half of all millennial dating.<p>Netflix Invents The Netflix & Chill ButtonNetflix made a real "Netflix and Chill" button.Posted by …

Cool Dad Writes Hilarious Late Notes For His Daughter

More and more men are taking on a larger role in their kids' lives these days, with some even being the primary caregiver, which is an exciting thing for gender equality and for hardworking Dads everywhere.<p>That's why we gotta give it up when we see some first-rate Dadding, like this Dad (non-Dad …

Dating While Running A Business

I quit my job at the beginning of this year to start a business with my co-founders.<p>Life has become a little more difficult. I work about 16 hours a day on my business. Without surprise, dating has become much more difficult.<p>Circumstances are different now that I’m running a company versus last …

Smart lawn sprinklers cut down on water waste

All over Denver Christopher Klein and his fellow co-founders at Rachio noticed something disturbing: sprinklers going off in the rain. Putting …

Mogul’s plan to kill Netflix: Unite cable companies to build a competitor

Cable giant Liberty Media issued a blunt warning at its investor day on Wednesday: US cable providers should band together to create a unified, national internet-streaming platform to rival Netflix.<p>Liberty Media, the $17 billion holding company controlled by Colorado-based billionaire John Malone …

Net Neutrality

VMware NSX Architecture Videos Published

The edited videos from VMware NSX Architecture webinar are published on my demo content web site and on YouTube. Enjoy!<p>Watch the videos

U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM)

The following presentation was given at the 2013 DCGS-A Innovation Showcase held August 29, 2013 at Aberdeen Proving Ground.<p>6 pages<br>• For Official Use …

Topsy, Now With Every Tweet From 2006 On, Has Other Social Media Indexes In The Works

Twitter has established itself as top social networking destination, mentioned the same breath as sites like Facebook, LinkedIn, or YouTube, as well as a go-to destination for breaking news. But as a search engine that could be the Google for real-time media, Twitter still fails. For Twitter data …

KnowEm Tracks Down All the Sites You've Registered a Username

It's not easy to remember which services you signed up for in the past. If you need a little help tracking them down so you can delete them, reader …

Privacy

NSA surveillance: how to stay secure | Bruce Schneier

The NSA has huge capabilities – and if it wants in to your computer, it's in. With that in mind, here are five ways to stay safe<p>• Explaining the latest NSA revelations – Q&A<p>Now that we have enough details about how the NSA eavesdrops on the internet, including today's disclosures of the NSA's …

SARAH Lets You Request Information From 21 Government Agencies At The Same Time

The federal government collects gobs and gobs of data on people, and thanks to a little something called the Freedom of Information Act, people can make requests to liberate some of it. It sounds simple enough, but navigating the labyrinthine process and drafting the request is no easy thing.<p>That’s …