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The Hacker Who Cracked the Code in Iron Man and The Social Network

British programmer John Graham-Cumming recently noticed something unusual as he watched the movie <i>Elysium**:</i> a piece of code that he recognized, …

Ephemeral Messaging App Frankly Updated To Give Users More Control Over Their Text

Spurred on by the intense popularity of Snapchat, it seems like everyone’s making an app with self-destructing messages these days. Or if you’re not making a standalone messaging app, you’re adding messaging as part of your existing service. With $6 million in backing by South Korea’s SK Planet, …

Native Ad Workshop Leaves FTC Perplexed

A day-long examination of native advertising left regulators with no clear direction about how to police what has become digital media's hottest ad …

Add Your Own Battery Backup System to a Raspberry Pi

One of the benefits of the Raspberry Pi is its low power consumption and cheap price. Because of that, it makes a great wireless backup server. …

Getting a Shell on any Android Device

If you’re an Evil Customs Agent or other nefarious Three Letter Agency Person, you’re probably very interesting in getting data off people’s phones. …

Why Publishers Are Giving The Thumbs Up To DSPs And DMPs

Publishers have increasingly embraced products that provide more insight into their inventory and help them manage their ad operations. Yesterday at …

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Check if User is Idle or Active on the Page

Posted· Category: License Free, Tools<p>ifvisible.js <b>is a crosbrowser & lightweight way to check if user is looking at the page or interacting with it</b>. …

Nest Protect

We've all been there — stabbing violently with a broom stick at the annoying, chirping puck on our ceiling, trying to silence it — but a smoke alarm …

Garmin D2 Pilot Watch

While it certainly won't replace the navigation technology typical of most airplanes, the Garmin D2 Pilot Watch ($450) would definitely be a pilot's …