Phillip Blythe

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SD Times news digest: OpenSSH in Windows 10, GitLab 10.4 and Apple’s ARKit 1.5

Microsoft has announced a beta release of the OpenSSH client and server for Windows 10 Insider builds and Windows Server. “SSH is one of the most …

Windows 10

Restrict SSH User Access to Certain Directory Using Chrooted Jail

There are several reasons to restrict a SSH user session to a particular directory, especially on web servers, but the obvious one is a system …

Web Servers

Getting started with Perl on the Raspberry Pi

When I spoke recently at SVPerl (Silicon Valley Perl) about Perl on the Raspberry Pi, someone asked, "I heard the Raspberry Pi is supposed to use …

Netflix gets tough on VPNs, proxies and 'unblockers'

Following its global rollout, Netflix has said it will finally be cracking down on proxy services that allow users to view content from other …

Brussels cancels new year celebrations over terror fears

Announcement comes on same day Turkish police detain two suspected suicide bombers believed to be plotting atrocity in Ankara<p>Authorities in Brussels have cancelled this year’s new year celebration plans over fears of a terrorist attack, on the same day that Turkey said it had foiled a holiday …

Turn an Old Computer into a Networked Backup, Streaming, or Torrenting Machine with NAS4Free

At its most basic, Network attached storage, or NAS, is a great way to share files on your local network. But it's also a perfect solution for …

Improvements to Start Menu and Lock Screen coming with Windows RT 8.1 Update 3

With the arrival of Windows 10 and Microsoft's decision to install the full version of the OS on future Surface devices, many were left wondering as …

Microsoft’s Project Astoria Leaked; Users Able To Sideload Android APKs Into Windows 10 Mobile

It is no secret that Microsoft is preparing a set of tools that will allow developers and users to easily port Android apps over to Windows 10 …

How to Sync Your Google, Outlook, and iCloud Calendars in Windows 10

Life is complicated—likely so is your calendar. Thankfully, Windows 10 makes it simple to consolidate and organize your various calendars into a …

Origin

Cloud Marketplace

#1 in cloud IT infrastructure 1<p>See how Bank Leumi achieved faster time-to-market and greater efficiency with the #1 in cloud IT infrastructure – Dell …

Hybrid Clouds

This $30 device defeats almost any keyless car or garage door

You probably don't think about thieves when you unlock your car, but Samy Kamkar certainly does. The security researcher known for his droll (and scary) hacks has created a device called "Rolljam" that cracks the wireless entry systems used by car- and garage-door makers. He demonstrated it at …

Eight Windows 10 features

<b>We take a look at eight of the most interesting features in the new Windows 10.</b><p>So now that you have Windows 10 installed, here are a few things to …

Detecting VPN (and its configuration!) and proxy users on the server side

A lot of people use VPN every day. Somebody use it in always-on mode to circumvent government or corporative internet censorship, while somebody use …

Paul Ford: What Is Code? | Bloomberg

Remember Netscape, the first huge commercial Web browser? In 1995, as Java was blooming, Netscape was resolving a problem. It displayed Web pages …

Microsoft partners with Valve VR for Windows 10 gaming

We learned last week that Microsoft is getting serious about virtual reality, shipping an Xbox One controller with the finished Oculus Rift headset and allowing Rift owners to stream (non-VR) Xbox One games to a virtual screen in the Rift. Microsoft reiterated that promise at E3, but it also went a …

Microsoft unveils Gears of War 4 for Xbox One

LOS ANGELES — Microsoft confirmed one of its not-so-secret secrets today: Gears of War 4 is coming to the Xbox One.<p>The game under development with a new Microsoft studio, Vancouver, Canada-based The Coalition, formerly known as Black Tusk Studios. It’s an important game for Microsoft because, like …

Hidden Chrome on Android features will improve your mobile browsing

Chrome has a lot of hidden features, some of which take a bit more digging to find. Jack Wallen highlights four such features that will help improve …

Cavs' James 'confident' ahead of do-or-die Game Six

OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) - The Cleveland Cavaliers are undermanned, exhausted and facing an elimination game in the NBA Finals but LeBron James still likes his team’s chances of winning the championship series.<p>Jun 14, 2015; Oakland, CA, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) shoots the …

Basketball

Rare's next game is 'Sea of Thieves' for Xbox One and Windows 10

Rare isn't just banking on 30 years of nostalgia; it has a brand-new franchise on the way called <i>Sea of Thieves</i>. Announced today for Xbox One and Windows 10, it's looking like the pirate sim we didn't get from <i>Assassin's Creed</i>. Rare described the game as its most ambitious effort ever, as the player …

Keep your Wi-Fi and iPhone running during a power outage w/ APC’s Back-UPS Connect for $48 shipped (Orig. $80)

Power outages don’t have to take out your Wi-FI network or leave you with damaged gear: the APC Back-UPS Connect (model BGE90M) is on sale for only <b>$47.99 shipped</b> at Amazon. As a pricing comparison, nearly every other retailer is charging $65 for this recently released UPS. Today’s deal is 40% below …

Everything Microsoft announced at its Xbox One E3 event: Halo, Fallout 4 mods, and more

Microsoft kicked off Monday’s long day of Electronic Entertainment Expo media events, and we’ve gone ahead and collected everything it revealed.<p>Backward compatibility with Xbox 360<p>One of the first crowd-pleasing announcements for Microsoft was backward compatibility with the Xbox 360. Players can …

Dark Souls

Ubisoft’s For Honor lets you play as a samurai, a knight, or a viking

Swordfighting is in. With The Lord of the Rings and Game of Thrones, fantasy games are hot. And Ubisoft is ready to oblige gamers with For Honor, a brutal sword combat game where you can play as a samurai, a viking, or a medieval knight.<p>The game looks like a historical title, but it is pure fantasy …

Los Angeles

New 'Fallout' builds Bethesda video game muscle

The US video game publisher showed off the keenly awaited "Fallout 4" at its first-ever Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) media event in the Dolby Theatre.<p>It also released a free "Fallout Shelter" spin-off game in Apple's online App Store.<p>"Fallout 4" opens with scenes showing a young family in a …

The One Feature In 'Fallout 4' That Totally Changes The Game

We’re almost ready to go back to the Wasteland. Bethesda gave us an extensive look at Fallout 4 last night, capping off its first ever E3 press conference with the bombshell that the new game is going to be landing in just a few months, on November 10, 2015. It also showed off a whole lot of …