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So long, breadboard: Draw circuits instantly with the Circuit Scribe pen

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Credit: Circuit Scribe<p>The process of learning about electronic circuits today is pretty low-tech. You are sitting in a high …

Google sticks with VP8, opposes Cisco’s push to make H.264 the default codec for WebRTC

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>There goes that plan to unite the industry behind one video single codec: Google (S GOOG) intends to stick with VP8 as its …

You Gotta See This! app review: create stunning spacial collages simply by moving your iPhone around

Introduction<p>This is a truly special app which enables you to create enchanting spacial photo collages by holding your iPhone out at arm’s length and …

A traffic-jam-reducing algorithm that should have SoCal drooling

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Aaron Kohr<p>If there’s a part of day-to-day living that leaves me feeling more helpless than a traffic …

15 best camera apps for Android

Cameras on smartphones are a much bigger deal than they used to be. Companies are chomping at the bit to make their cameras more reliable, work better in low light, and add features that people want. Many will base their purchase decisions on the strength of the camera. The point is that cameras …

Mobile Photography

UK Is Setting Up A Cyber Army

The UK is setting up a new cyber army to protect computer networks and important data, as well as launch cyber attacks if necessary, BBC reports.<p>The UK military will be developing a cyber strike capability to defend itself against enemies, seeing as cyber attacks have the power to disable enemy …

Twitter Founder Reveals Secret Formula for Getting Rich Online

Ev Williams has figured out the internet.<p>That's what he told the gathered tech heads at the recent XOXO conference in Portland, Oregon, and while he …

9 Best Free Image Editors

1. Pixlr<p>2. Sumopaint<p>3. PicMonkey<p>4. Splashup<p>5. Picfull<p>6. Fotor<p>7. GIMP<p>8. Seashore<p>9. Image Tricks<p>Adobe Photoshop may be dominant among industry …

Top 50 Startups in New York City you need to know about

<i>Courtney Boyd Myers and Erica Berger are the founders of 3460 Miles, a bi-weekly newsletter that connects the New York and London tech, design, and social good communities. Sign up for their newsletter and find them on Twitter and Facebook.</i><p>New York City is chock full of startups shaking up …

The next wave of news: Peer-to-peer livestreaming

Twitter enabled any person to reach anyone in the world directly with 140 characters of text. And, of course, you know it’s now being used as a news …

China's Huawei Bringing 5,500 Jobs...To Europe

China taketh away, and China — sometimes — giveth too.<p>Telecommunications equipment maker Huawei said Friday that it was going to expand its service in Europe over the next five years, hiring 5,500 new employees…in Europe.<p>In a jab to Washington policy makers wary over Chinese spying, Huawei …

New Chrome Apps Run on Your Desktop, Offline and Outside the Browser

Chrome/Windows/Chrome OS: Google today rolled out a new category of Chrome Apps, a.k.a. Chrome Packaged Apps, that run on the desktop and feel more …

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YouTube details how offline videos will work

In memo obtained by AllThingsD, Google explains to its commercial YouTube partners just what will be allowed with offline video playback come November.<p>As YouTube prepares offline video watching for a November update, it details for its partners how the feature will work, as well as indicating some …

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20 best Android apps this week

It's time for our weekly roundup of brand new and notable apps for Android smartphones and tablets.<p>It covers apps and games, with the prices referring to the initial download: so (Free) may mean (Freemium) in some cases. The equivalent iOS roundup will be published later in the day.<p>For now, read on …

REST Hooks and the real-time web

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Lightspring<p>Much has been written about the “real-time” web. Yet, depending on who you talk to, it …

Famed hacker Barnaby Jack passes away

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/chi-barnaby-jack-dead-20130726,0,6428162.story<p>Barnaby Jack, a noted hacker, died in San …