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How to create a custom Ubuntu ISO with Cubic

If you're looking to build a custom Linux disk image that's based on Ubuntu, Cubic makes it easy. Here's what you need to know.<p>If you are planning to …

Linux

Centuries-old book of ninja secrets discovered at public library in Japan’s Aomori Prefecture

<b>Shinobi training manual</b> covers ingredients to make <b>sleeping potions and smoke bombs</b>, as well as magic incantations.<p>In the amazing techno-age we …

Japan

Microsoft has been dreaming of a pocketable dual-screen Surface device for years

<i>The Verge</i> revealed last week that Microsoft wants to create a “new and disruptive” dual-screen device category to influence the overall Surface roadmap and blur the lines between what’s considered PC and mobile. Codenamed Andromeda, Microsoft’s project has been in development for at least two years …

Andromeda

Verizon stealthily launched a startup offering $40-per-month unlimited data, messaging and minutes

Earlier this year, Verizon quietly launched a new startup called Visible, offering unlimited data, minutes, and messaging services for the low, low price of $40.<p>To subscribe for the service, users simply download the Visible app (currently available only on iOS) and register. Right now, …

Sysprep (Generalize) a Windows installation

4 minutes to read<p>To deploy a Windows image to different PCs, you have to first generalize the image to remove computer-specific information such as …

Google's new podcast 'app' is already on your Android phone

Google quietly rolled out a new way for Android users to listen to podcasts and subscribe to shows they like – and it already works on your phone.<p>Podcast production company Pacific Content got the exclusive on it: essentially, Google now surfaces podcast show info and episode listings in search …

Download this: Google Tasks app makes it easier to get stuff done

Easily lost amid the news of Gmail's biggest redesign in years was the revelation that the company also launched a new to-do list app to supplement …

Minds Is the Anti-Facebook That Pays You for Your Time

During Mark Zuckerberg's over 10 hours of Congressional testimony last week, lawmakers repeatedly asked how Facebook makes money. The simple answer, …

Dual citizenship in Japan: A ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ policy leaves many in the dark

Do you have to renounce citizenship? Do you switch passports at the airport? Has anyone ever been punished? Dual nationals tell their stories.

Buying a house in Tokyo? This town is giving away brand new homes to applicants in Japan

People are scrambling to get in on the exciting new housing scheme.Japan’s capital city of Tokyo is often cited as one of the costliest cities in the …

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Building a Digital Mobile Radio Repeater Part 2: Radios, Enclosure, Raspberry Pi and Power<p><b>Adding UHF radios with cooling, a Raspberry Pi for the</b> …

linkedin

Building a Digital Mobile Radio Repeater Part 1: MMDVM<p><b>Installing MMDVM on an STM32F4 NUCLEO board and assembling an interface shield.</b><p>In this series …

10 Best Websites To Learn Ethical Hacking

Ethical hacking has always been so fascinating subject. Security is the most important issue on the Internet and that’s where ethical hackers are …

The Nextcloud Box: a review of building an IoT device with snaps

In 2016, Canonical, Nextcloud and WDLabs introduced the Nextcloud Box, the first IoT style device running with snaps out of the box. Besides sales of …

Snap! Hack attack whacks Saks, Apple to make own chips

Thai Pepper<p>OP<p>Sounds like we're regressing back to the days of "Apple is faster" from those RISC-based calculations. Great, just when I thought the …

Sneak Peek: Taking a Spin with Enhanced Linux VMs

Whether you’re a developer or an IT admin, virtual machines are familiar tools that allow users to run entirely separate operating system instances …

VLC 3.0 launches for all platforms, gets Chromecast support

If there's one video player to rule them all, it's the VLC media player with its familiar traffic cone icon, and the media player is back with a massive update.<p>The new version of the media player, VLC 3.0, will be available on all platforms at the same time: Windows, macOS, Android, iOS, Linux and …

Smart TV

Microsoft ditches Windows 10 S in favor of a new ‘S Mode’

Microsoft is switching its approach to Windows 10 S, its new version of Windows that’s designed to compete with Chrome OS. The software giant originally announced Windows 10 S as a dedicated version of Windows for education customers that’s restricted to running Microsoft Store apps. <i>Neowin</i> first …

Windows 10

Earn $100 free btc in 5 minutes

Bitcoin, our freedom from banks<p>The founder of Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto, proposed an electronic payment framework referencing a mathematical proof. …

Samsung's unreleased flip phone breaks cover in new photos

Although Samsung's more popular and well-known handsets are undoubtedly the top-end Galaxy S and Galaxy Note handsets that are released every year, …

Luna jeans are just part of the stellar stylishness of new low-priced Sailor Moon fashion lineup

<b>GU, Uniqlo’s sister brand</b>, is back with <b>an all-new batch of affordable ensembles based on the anime classic</b>.<p>Historically, quite a lot of the …

Meet The Futuristic Personal Transportation Vehicle Coming To China And U.S. Soon

Leo Liu still remembers the first time he saw a “personal transportation” machine.<p>“I was an industrial engineering student at University of Florida, and I saw a group of people ride around campus standing completely upright on giant wheels,” he recalls. “They were Segways. I thought to myself, …

Remote Controls

5 Best Vector Graphics Editors for Linux

<i>Brief: We list the best vector graphics software for Linux that can be used as Adobe Illustrator alternative for Linux.</i>A vector graphics editor lets …

Podcasts for learning Japanese on the go

We spoke to the founders of two successful, but hugely contrasting podcast shows for Japanese learners.

Xbox One X Scorpio Edition available for pre-order

Microsoft has made a limited Xbox One X Scorpio Edition available for pre-order ahead of the launch of the revamped console.<br>The Xbox One X Project …

Google is sharing its management tools with the world

Speaking at his alma mater in January, Sundar Pichai, Google’s low-profile CEO, revealed his key to effective management: “Let others succeed.”<p>Enacting Pichai’s advice is easier said than done. But Google is sharing some tools that might help. Its Re:Work blog is offering a series of instructive …

Goal Setting

MellowPlayer is a Cross-Platform Qt Cloud Music App

MellowPlayer is a Qt cloud music app for Linux, Windows and Mac. Never heard of it? I can’t say I had, either. But a reader of this site, and a fan …

Gtop - Awesome System Monitoring Dashboard For Terminal

As of now, we have covered plenty of command line system monitoring tools which is capable to print varies system performance information with values …

Use Strength Training to Fight Belly Fat

While you can't get rid of belly fat through crunches alone, a Harvard study finds that increasing weight training will have the biggest positive …

Exercise

How to use a password manager (and why you really should)

If for some cruel reason I was forced to rewrite that mid-‘90s viral essay / hit single “Wear Sunscreen,” I would replace the titular advice with a simple plea: use a password manager. Like sunscreen, it can be a hassle to apply, but it’s an easy way to stop yourself from getting burned.<p>The reasons …

Information Systems