Omar Al-hafez

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Import.io Launches “Data Factory” To Simplify Converting Web Sites Into An API

By allowing its users to turn any web page into an API with just a few clicks, Import.io exists to make it easy for developers to pull data from the web.<p>At Disrupt Europe this morning, the company launched a new service that they call the “Data Factory” that should make it even easier.<p>To explain …

Alleged UK hacker charged with breaking into military and NASA databases

An alleged UK hacker has been charged with compromising the sites and databases of several US agencies, Reuters reports. Lauri Love was arrested late last week and has now been indicted in the state of New Jersey, where he is facing one count of accessing a US government computer without …

Internet of light: scientists achieve 10-gigabit data speeds using LEDs

A group of UK-based researchers just had a breakthrough in their attempt to develop "visual light communication," a way to transfer data wirelessly over the internet using light bulbs.<p>Scientists have announced data transfer speeds of more than 10 gigabits — about 10 times faster than a Google Fiber …

Samsung begins rolling out Galaxy Gear support to more smartphones in the US

Right on schedule, Samsung has announced the rolling out of a key software update that will bring Galaxy Gear smartwatch support to more of its phones in the United States, beyond just the Galaxy Note 3. Owners of the Galaxy S 4, Galaxy Note II and GS3 will get their refresh as early as today, or …

Syrian Electronic Army Targets President Obama in Latest Hack

Add President Obama to the list of the latest high-profile hacks.<p>A handful of sites affiliated with the President’s nonprofit issue advocacy group, …

Sleep 'cleans' the brain of toxins

<b>The brain uses sleep to wash away the waste toxins built up during a hard day's thinking, researchers have shown.</b><p>The US team believe the "waste removal system" is one of the fundamental reasons for sleep.<p>Their study, in the journal Science, showed brain cells shrink during sleep to open up the gaps …

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What are the Windows A: and B: drives used for?

19 Answers<p>A: and B: were used for floppy disks.<p>Edit: Someone asked for pics so here's an 8", 5.25" and 3.5" floppy disk. (8" disks were not used as …

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On Hacking

In June 2000, while visiting Korea, I did a fun hack that clearly illustrates the original and true meaning of the word "hacker".<p>I went to lunch with …

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Oi. Your browser is not supported<p>Your browser is too old and missing some key goodies. To use the Font Awesome website, you'll need to use a more …

What's Up With BBM's Android Reviews?

So, after much delay, and many technical difficulties, BlackBerry have finally launched their BBM app on Android.<p>Whenever I launch an app on Android, …

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How I compiled TrueCrypt 7.1a for Win32 and matched the official binaries

Comparison with the official binaries<p>Flat comparison<p>My compiled files have the following properties:<p><b>Name</b><p><b>Size …

Technology Change: .NET to Scala

In our careers as software developers we're frequently pigeonholed to one particular language & framework. Often times these specializations go even …

How Obama's BlackBerry got secured

(Updated: January 26, 2018)<p>Around January 20, 2009, when Barack Obama took over the office of president of the United States, there was quite a lot …

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関内には様々な種類のスナックが多くあり幅広い年齢の方々に親しまれています。スナックの特徴やシステム、人気の秘密などを知って、自分流の楽しみ方を見つけてみてはいかがでしょうか。<p>近年梅田で増加している昼キャバには、今までのキャバクラにはなかった新しい魅力が沢山あります。昼キャバの特徴とお得な情報を知って …