Robert Riojas

14 Flips | 3 Magazines | 4 Likes | 2 Followers | @robj3841 | Keep up with Robert Riojas on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Robert Riojas”

The 'Heartbleed' security flaw that affects most of the Internet

A major online security vulnerability dubbed "Heartbleed" could put your personal information at risk, including passwords, credit card information and e-mails.<p>Heartbleed is a flaw in OpenSSL, an open-source encryption technology that is used by an estimated two-thirds of Web servers. It is behind …

Bill Would Allow Drug Czar To Study And Support Marijuana Legalization

The Office of National Drug Control Policy is prohibited by law from studying or lending support to the potential benefits of marijuana. But a bill introduced in Congress this week would change that by allowing the U.S. drug czar, who heads up the agency, to study the potential benefits of cannabis …

Defense Department building its own secure 4G network

The U.S. Department of Defense is building its own secure 4G network to improve collaboration among separate branches of the military, according to the chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff.<p>The network is part of an effort dubbed "Joint Information Environment," which will consolidate 15,000 …

US assisting Middle Eastern allies against cyber threats from Iran

The US is assisting Middle East allies in building up cyber defences to counter growing attacks from Iran, it was reported on Sunday.<p>The New York …

25 Best Examples of Textured Web Designs

Use of different textures adds detail, interest & depth to web design. Basically textures give a personality to the website. These can also help to …

Home networking explained, part 6: Keep your network secure

<b>Editors' note:</b> This post is part of an ongoing series. For the other parts, check out the related stories section.<p>If you were concerned after reading CNET's recent report that most home routers can be easily hacked, I don't blame you. The study did sound ominous, but the good news is that your …

Secret quantum network could make Internet perfectly secure

<i>By Tia Ghose<br>LiveScience</i><p>A national laboratory has been running a quantum network that could make perfectly secure Internet communications a reality.<p>Though the new technology, described May 1 in the preprint journal arXiv.org, is still being run in a test network, the technology could be the first …

Best of the Week: Google I/O, Architecture, Web Design and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

Is the Web Design Industry Dead?

Every few years you will see a number of articles pop up that ask the question - "Is the Web Design Industry Dead?"<p>Case in point, I previously had …

Check out this awesome new tool for doing responsive design visually

Webflow is a fascinating tool for would-be web/mobile designer/developers. It lets you create beautiful, responsively designed websites in a simple user interface, then it exports production-ready CSS and HTML code.<p>The GUI is like a kid-friendly version of Photoshop: tool panel on the left side; …

Mastering Terminal To Hack For Better Security [OS X Tips]

Well, so far this week, we’ve shown you how to tweak the Finder and change up some user interface types of things, all using the power of Mac OS X’s Terminal app, a window into the back end of your Mac. Today, we’re going to spend a little time with the Terminal commands to make your Mac just a bit …

U.S. Dept. of Defense