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Stanley Kubrick Almost Moved to Australia Before Dr. Strangelove Because He Was Worried About Nukes

Perth, Australia is the most remote major city on the planet. Which is apparently why it appealed to legendary director Stanley Kubrick. New research reveals that Kubrick was so concerned with the possibility of nuclear war that he actually planned t.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoMay 18th, 2017

IDG Contributor Network: Network analysis can find malware before it strikes

Network traffic analysis should be used more in the fight against malware. That’s because pointers show up on the network “weeks and even months” in advance of new malicious software being uncovered, scientists from the Georgia Institute of.....»»

Category: networkSource:  networkworldRelated News2 hr. 30 min. ago

10 Google Assistant features that save you time

It's time to get over it and just start talking to your phone, because certain tasks are much faster with Google's digital aide......»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News3 hr. 2 min. ago

Successul People Seldom Worry Too Much Because They Master This Thinking Skill

Successul People Seldom Worry Too Much Because They Master This Thinking Skill.....»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated News6 hr. 2 min. ago

Before Peter Parker swings back to the big screen, here"s everything to know about "Spider-Man: Homecoming"

Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios are bringing Peter Parker into Marvel's cinematic universe in July 2017. Here's everything we know so far about the web-slinger's return to the big screen. The post Before Peter Parker swings back to the big screen, h.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 10 min. ago

Pizza guy or assassin? Kuna AI recognizes cars outside your home instantly

Home security firm Kuna Systems has debuted Kuna AI, a platform that allows its smart devices to identify vehicles almost instantly. Kuna AI can recognize a car’s color, make, and model in less than a second, and will match the vehicle to its owner.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 54 min. ago

Windows Switch To Git Almost Complete: 8,500 Commits and 1,760 Builds Each Day

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Back in February, Microsoft made the surprising announcement that the Windows development team was going to move to using the open source Git version control system for Windows development. A lit.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News15 hr. 10 min. ago

Google and Facebook lobbyists try to stop new online privacy protections

Lobbyists try to kill "opt-in" privacy standard before it can be implemented. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Thomas Jackson) Lobbyists for Google, Facebook, and other websites are trying to stop the implementation of a proposed law that woul.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News20 hr. 2 min. ago

Windows switch to Git almost complete: 8,500 commits and 1,760 builds each day

The Windows team's migration to Git is almost complete. Enlarge (credit: Git) Back in February, Microsoft made the surprising announcement that the Windows development team was going to move to using the open source Git version control system.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News21 hr. 38 min. ago

90% of Windows devs now using Git, creating 1,760 Windows builds per day

The Windows team's migration to Git is almost complete. Enlarge (credit: Git) Back in February, Microsoft made the surprising announcement that the Windows development team was going to move to using the open source Git version control system.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News21 hr. 46 min. ago

Acer"s gorgeous new 35-inch G-Sync monitor is ultrawide, slightly curved, and pixel-packed

We’re still waiting on Acer to release its show-stopping 4K HDR G-Sync monitor, the XB272-HDR, expected sometime before July. In the meantime, Acer just announced a new ultra-wide curved monitor, the Predator Z35P. The new display is available n.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News22 hr. 18 min. ago

A man stuffed a Chevy V8 in a riding lawn mower. Because, why not?

Your brain tells you to mow the lawn, but your heart suggests you go for a spin in a V8-powered machine. An enthusiast listened to both and stuffed a 350-cubic-inch Chevrolet V8 in a riding mower. The post A man stuffed a Chevy V8 in a riding lawn mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 hr. 18 min. ago

Make your own desktop light show with Corsair’s new Commander Pro controller

Corsair's new Commander Pro fan controller and Lighting Node Pro lighting controller over new-levels of customization and control for cooling and RGB lighting, making your PC cooler, quieter, and better looking than ever before. The post Make your ow.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 hr. 18 min. ago

NVMe 1.3 Specification Published With New Features For Client And Enterprise SSDs

The first major update to the NVMe storage interface specification in almost two and a half years has been published, standardizing many new features and helping set the course for the SSD market. Version 1.2 of the NVMe specification was ratified i.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

The MakeShift Challenge: Mountain Bike Rescue

Can you rescue your friend, who weighs a good 30 pounds more than you, up off that ledge and back down the trail to your car before nightfall? Read more on MAKE The post The MakeShift Challenge: Mountain Bike Rescue appeared first on Make: DIY P.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

IDG Contributor Network: PureSec picks up investment because serverless is exciting

While in Israel late last year, I caught up with Shaked Zin and Avi Shulman, co-founders of security company PureSec. PureSec was in a bit of a conundrum. It was doing important work but in a space that was still nascent: serverless computing. As.....»»

Category: cloudcomputingSource:  linuxworldRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

WWDC 2017 Wish List: 4 accessibility features Apple needs to add to iOS and macOS

Jason Snell said it best when he wrote that WWDC is “the heart of the Apple world’s calendar.”Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference is particularly special for me because it’s the event where, as a person with disabilities, I get to se.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

Would Apple dare kill the MacBook? It looks more likely than ever before

Apple’s MacBook is one of its most iconic products, but as the company looks to what’s next, the laptop’s future may be in doubt. The post Would Apple dare kill the MacBook? It looks more likely than ever before appeared first on Digital Trends.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

Renewable Energy Powers Jobs For Almost 10 Million People

According to the International Renewable Energy Agency's (IRENA) annual report, the renewable energy industry employed 9.8 million people last year, which is up 1.1 percent from 2015. The strongest growth was seen in the solar photovoltaic category w.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

Apple iPhone 9 Tops The Rumour Mill

There is no end to rumours right? We can definitely bet on it especially after witnessing the latest Apple iPhone rumour. Well, that’s because, this rumour is about Apple iPhone 9 which may be released in 2018. Yes, we know that we have yet to see.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

GGBAILEY Personalized Custom-Fit Car Mats Are The Perfect Gift For Dads And Grads

NEW YORK, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The month of June is just around the corner, which means Father's Day and Graduation is almost here. read more.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017