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Cute Girl Network: adorable, illustrated skate-punk love-story

The Cute Girl Network, a hilarious and sweet rom-com graphic novel by Greg Means, MK Reed and Joe Flood hits stores today. It recounts the adventures …

Backdoor found in D-Link Routers

A clever researcher discovered a backdoor (cached) into some D-link routers:<p>This is performing a strcmp [string comparison] between the string …

Microsoft Word considered harmful

Charlie Stross really, really hates Microsoft Word. So much so that he's written a 1600-word essay laying out the case for Word as a great destroyer …

9 Vegetarian Casseroles Even Meat Eaters Will Love

Take veggies, add cheese and your favorite starch (pasta, polenta, rice), and you're in one-dish dinner heaven.<p>Another Reason to Love the Tiny Little …

Gorgeous, ghoulish Penguin horror hardcovers, curated by Guillermo del Toro

The new Penguin Horror editions, selected by Guillermo del Toro, feature some of the best art-direction (by Paul Buckley) I've seen in a cover in …

London School of Economics: piracy isn't killing big content; government needs to be skeptical of entertainment industry claims

Copyright and Creation, a policy brief from a collection of respected scholars at the rock-ribbed London School of Economics, argues that the …

Bet you didn't know that dinosaur erotic novels were a thing

Writer Christie Sims specializes in 'Dinosaur Beast Erotica,' and also writes sexy romance novels about gryphons, orcs, weretigers, wargs, centaurs, …

Facebook-fooling shirts to foil auto-tagging

Simone C. Niquille's REALFACE Glamoflage shirts are designed to confound Facebook's face-recognition software by covering you in famous faces when …

Verizon wants to slow down your favorite websites unless they pay bribes

Robbo sez, "Alternet reports on Verizon's stated plan to overturn the Federal Communications Commission's Open Internet Order and charge selective …

Miso Ramen With Crispy Pork and Burnt Garlic-Sesame Oil Recipe

<b>Read more: The Food Lab: Miso Ramen With Crispy Shredded Pork and Burnt Garlic Sesame Oil</b><p>Ingredients3 pounds pig trotters, split lengthwise or cut crosswise into 1-inch disks (as your butcher to do this for you)2 pounds chicken backs and carcasses, skin and excess fat removed2 tablespoons vegetable …

AMD, Nvidia ramp up Linux driver support after Valve's SteamOS announcement

Well, that didn't take long. Less than a day after Valve announced SteamOS, a Linux-based operating system based around the incredibly popular Steam PC gaming service, both AMD and Nvidia stepped up their driver support for the open-source OS.<p>Driver support for graphics cards can be a major …

Ultimate Nachos with Beer-Braised Carnitas

Home > Recipes by Category > Slow Cooker Recipes > Ultimate Nachos with Beer-Braised Carnitas<p>September 17, 2013 // 40 <i>Comments »</i><p>As far as I’m …

Crowdfunding real-life, citywide choose-your-own-adventure stories

Sean Williams sez, "Best-sellers and award-winners Isobelle Carmody, Robert Shearman, Marianne De Pierres, Kim Wilkins, Mark Leslie, Mindy Klasky, …

Kickstarting free, open recordings of Bach's "Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1"

Robert sez, "The same team that created the Open Goldberg Variations, a new public domain recording and digital score of Bach's famous keyboard work, …

GigaOM Show: iOS 7 features, that A7 chip and how the cloud is spreading privacy concerns

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>It’s iPhone 5s(s aapl) day! Well, technically it’s iPhone 5c day too but you could already pre-order that model. The hardware …

Patent trolls Lumen View: "Calling us patent trolls is a hate crime, now you owe us even more money"

Doubleclick co-founder Kevin O'Connor's new business is a company called Find the Best, and it's attracted a legal threat from a patent troll called …

Kickstarting a lesbian sex-ed graphic novel

Allison Moon sez, "I'm Kickstarting my new book, a collaborative comic novella about queer lady sex. Think of it as 'en and the Art of Vulva …

Zynga’s New CEO Don Mattrick Says It Won’t Be Quick Or Easy To Get The Company Back On Track

Don Mattrick, the new Zynga CEO announced at the beginning of the month, offered his initial on-the-job observations today during the conference call discussing the company’s second-quarter earnings.<p>Mattrick (on the right of the photo with Zynga founder and former CEO Mark Pincus) started out by …

How the age of design-centric e-commerce might not lend itself to sales

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Last night I found myself on Fab, browsing the company’s latest items for sale, and the experience didn’t disappoint. Among …

Itsy Bitsy - free horror ebook by John Ajvide Lindqvist

Itsy Bitsy is a free 78-page Kindle story by John Ajvide Lindqvist, Swedish horror writer of Let the Right One In. I have not read it yet, but from …

“The government blew it.” Mark Zuckerberg And Marissa Mayer Talk NSA Surveillance

Two of technology’s big beasts have revealed tension between the U.S. government and the tech sector since the NSA surveillance scandal emerged.<p>Mark Zuckerberg and Marissa Mayer, whose firms–Yahoo, and Facebook–were both accused in documents leaked by Edward Snowden earlier this year as …

How to cut the Google cord

Even longtime users of Gmail, Google Drive, and Google search will find switching to competing services a painless and ultimately rewarding process.<p>When it started, I had no intention of quitting Google.<p>As I described in a post from last June, my generic Gmail address had become more trouble than …

NSA surveillance: A guide to staying secure

Now that we have enough details about how the NSA eavesdrops on the internet, including today's disclosures of the NSA's deliberate weakening of cryptographic systems, we can finally start to figure out how to protect ourselves.<p>For the past two weeks, I have been working with the Guardian on NSA …

Facebook responds to data use concerns with more policy updates

Once again caught with its hand in the privacy cookie jar, a cash settlement over Sponsored Stories prompts Facebook to again make revisions to the …

This can’t be good for Dropbox for Business

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Dropbox<p>In what could be a speed bump in Dropbox’s drive to attract paying business customers, two researchers said …

The hot, confusing mess that is digital privacy

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Tetra Images / Corbis<p>The biggest takeaway from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court opinion finding certain NSA …