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This Analogy Explains Why Re-Using The Same Password Is The Most Dangerous Thing You Can Do Online

Although it's known to be a risky tactic, plenty of people still do it. But according to LastPass CEO Joe Siegrist, it's not just risky — it's one of the most dangerous things you can do on the web.<p>"Reusing a password is like reusing the same key for every lock and having that key be something that …

Now You Can Spy on the Spies Using Free Web-based Shortwave Radio

Have you had just about enough of the NSA spying on all of us, to say nothing of our own respective government agencies gathering intelligence about …

Cool riders: on the road with outlaw biker gangs in the 60s – in pictures

Way before there was Easy Rider, a young photographer called Danny Lyon went on the road with motorcycle gangs and published The Bikeriders, an iconic and seminal glimpse into outlaw life taken between 1963 and 1967.<p>Showing at the Atlas Gallery, London, from 19 June to 16 August.

Terrifying time-lapse shows monster storm cloud formation

Supercell storms are among the rarest and most beautiful weather events on Earth. Filming one with the amazing detail of this time-lapse -- taken …

20 Android and iOS apps for kids to keep them entertained (and quiet)

Children are able to use and understand technology at an early age. They know how to operate smartphones and tablets correctly and get into their …

Samsung Gear 2 Neo review

<b>See it on Amazon.</b><p>Samsung is getting into high gear with its wearable devices this year, notably with the release of three smartwatches as successors to 2013’s Galaxy Gear line. The Samsung Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit all run the company’s proprietary Tizen platform, although each device is …

Wear OS

Watch this: Sony demos two new augmented reality tricks

No, Sony's not coming out with a new augmented-reality toy just yet, but that doesn't mean it isn't working behind the scenes to make its graphics look a little more... believable. The company just posted two videos out of its PlayStation lab in Japan, both of which hint at what it could be like to …

Raspberry Pi-based PiPhone built by Linux developer for just $158 | V3

Raspberry Pi has been touting the use of its microcomputer unit to build a fully-functioning mobile phone named the PiPhone, pictured above.<p>The …

A Plan to Build Skyscrapers That Barely Touch the Ground

There are more people, buildings, and landmarks per square inch on Manhattan than any other chunk of geography in America. And the island has never …

Self-driving cars are coming soon and will revolutionize cities and society

Designer and engineer Bran Ferren says autonomous vehicles will fundamentally change how cities are built and how society interacts, and the …

First 'superlifeboat' jets in for duty

The first of a new generation of superlifeboat powered by waterjets instead of propellers has arrived at its new base<p>The first of a new generation of superlifeboat powered by waterjets instead of propellers has arrived at its new base.<p>Hundreds of lives are expected to be saved around the UK's …

Volkswagen announces plug-in hybrid Golf GTE, capable of 188mpg - Pocket-lint

Volkswagen has revealed a sneak peek at the next generation of its Golf GTI line-up, and it's a plug-in hybrid called Golf GTE.<p>Plug-in hybrids use a …

Amazon TV box back on track, partners claim March launch - Pocket-lint

Amazon has been rumoured to be releasing its own TV streaming set-top box for some time, but has always denied it. However, partners of the online …

Nvidia Tegra Note 7 4G LTE Tablet Unveiled For $299

Nvidia has today launched a new version of their Tegra Note 7 that they have now equipped with 4G LTE connectivity. The Nvidia Tegra Note 7 4G LTE …

Gear & Gadgets

If You Need More Power, This Backup Battery Can Survive Even When Your Phone Can’t

This embed is invalid<p>I like backup batteries – I carry more than a few, and they all get used eventually, especially when I travel. But sometimes I worry: What will happen to my portable backup power in case of the The End of Days? Should the world be buried in a never-ending blizzard, or should a …

Think you know everything about the Xbox One? Here's our pick of the top tips and tricks http://trstd.re/upImS2

Lotus has unveiled its C-01 superbike. It was designed by the man who created Tron Legacy's Light Cycle. What do you think? http://bit.ly/1btmguR

Mobile World Congress 2014: What to expect at the biggest mobile show on Earth

If you care about the latest smartphones, you need to pay attention to Mobile World Congress. The annual show will be held in Barcelona next week, and it's going to be filled to the brim with handsets, tablets and wearables of every shape, size and color. We've compiled all of the major rumors, …

Huawei MediaPad X1 Poses for the Camera

We’ve seen the Huawei MediaPad X1 getting leaked a few times in the past few weeks. The Chinese OEM even posted a teaser video hinting at the launch …

NES, SNES And Genesis, Super Retro Trio Console Launches Next Month For $70

Gamers looking for a little retro gaming fun might be interested to know that the Super Retro Trio games console will be launching next month and …

Retrogaming

Facebook Now Lets You Edit Your “Look Back” Movie

Earlier this week, we learned that Facebook would soon let you edit the automatically-generated “Look Back” videos the company had made to celebrate Facebook’s 10th anniversary.<p>Sure enough: they just launched the editor.<p>Almost immediately after launch, many users were complaining about the photos …

Don't like your Facebook Look Back video? Now you can edit it - Pocket-lint

As promised, Facebook now lets you edit your Look Back video.<p>The social network recently launched a Look Back page to celebrate its 10th anniversary. …

Lumus turns its military-grade eyewear into a Google Glass competitor (video)

Lumus has long developed heads-up displays for the US military, but now it's using a developer kit called the DK-40 to bring its HUD tech to wearables outside the battlefield. The contraption's first stop was the CES show floor, so we couldn't resist putting our fingerprints all over it. The key …

Kogan unveils £550 4K UHD TV powered by Android at CES, on sale this month - Pocket-lint

We reported on a £608 4K TV just yesterday and now an even cheaper 4K UHD TV has landed, the £550 Kogan 55-inch UHDTV.<p>The Vizio P Series TV is …

Ten of the best GoPro videos

It's billed as the world's most versatile camera, designed to capture places and angles video has never seen before - here are our pick of the top ten GoPro videos on the net<p><b>This article first appeared in January 2014 but has been re-published to coincide with the interview with Nick Woodman in</b> …

Raspberry Pi Video Camera And Timelapse Recorder (video)

If you are looking for a new Raspberry Pi mini PC project to keep you busy you might be interested in this Raspberry Pi video camera and timelapse …

PlayStation Now hands-on: The future of gaming, the death of the console as we know it? - Pocket-lint

Welcome to the modern world. Gone are the days when popping to Blockbuster to grab a DVD was commonplace Friday night practice. Indeed disc-based …

CES