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    19-year-old Italian developer creates a very addictive game during his weekend that people can’t stop playing

19-year-old Italian developer creates a very addictive game during his weekend that people can’t stop playing

A well-spent weekend by a 19-year-old Italian developer.

Spending hours playing an addictive game online may not be classified as “time well-spent”, but developing one of those games certainly does. At least in ┬áthe case […]

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    Stanford scientists developed a paper microscope for less than a dollar

Stanford scientists developed a paper microscope for less than a dollar

Paper Microscope for less than a dollar? Meet FoldScope!

Stanford scientists have developed a paper microscope called FoldScope that, unbelievably, costs less than a buck.

The main motive behind the creation of the microscope was the […]

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    Armatix iP1 is a new type of gun that only works when you’re wearing its recognized smartwatch

Armatix iP1 is a new type of gun that only works when you’re wearing its recognized smartwatch

A Smart System gun that only shoots if it is within range of this watch.
Sometimes, in some science fiction movies you may ┬ásee a weapon that “recognizes” and “responds”only to its owner. It does […]

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    Samsung could have bought Android before Google, but instead chose to laugh Andy Rubin out of the boardroom with his offer and the whole 8-person Android team!

Samsung could have bought Android before Google, but instead chose to laugh Andy Rubin out of the boardroom with his offer and the whole 8-person Android team!

The year is 2005. No smartphones yet (at least not at a level we accept them now), the network carriers control all the content, a lot of mess with versions of the operating systems […]

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    Document from 1981 reveals why mouse cursor is tilted and not straight

Document from 1981 reveals why mouse cursor is tilted and not straight

There seems to be a reason why mouse cursor is slightly tilted which was found in a document from 1981.
Have you ever wondered why mouse cursor on your computer is slightly tilted and not […]

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    New report reveals that XP is still world’s second most popular OS after Win7 while iOS trails behind Android

New report reveals that XP is still world’s second most popular OS after Win7 while iOS trails behind Android

New StatCounter report highlights global risk to business and other users from Windows XP.

Windows 7, world’s most popular Operating System, accounts for 55.45% of all desktop computers.
Despite Microsoft’s warning to end support, XP is […]

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    Google acquires Israeli security startup SlickLogin in less than two months after the company was officially formed

Google acquires Israeli security startup SlickLogin in less than two months after the company was officially formed

Google has acquired SlickLogin, an Israeli security startup that has developed a product that uses unique high-frequency sounds and a smartphone to help simplify the process of securely signing in to Web services.

The announcement […]

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    Hacking becomes a legitimate subject as businesses seek cyber skills

Hacking becomes a legitimate subject as businesses seek cyber skills

As businesses seek cyber skills, hacking becomes a legitimate subject at Switzerland’s ETH University in Zurich. To prevent computer malfeasance, students learn how to infiltrate Internet and Mobile networks in different classes like “modern […]

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    Accelerometers in smartphones could be used to decipher what you type into your PC keyboard

Accelerometers in smartphones could be used to decipher what you type into your PC keyboard

If you have a desk job, chances are you keep your smartphone handy on your desk while you’re working. And why not? If you get a call, it’s hard to pull your phone out […]

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    Forbes website and twitter accounts hacked by the same group who hacked NY Times

Forbes website and twitter accounts hacked by the same group who hacked NY Times

There is this group of very well respected (and feared) hackers called Syrian Electronic Army (a.k.a Syrian Electronic Soldiers) who have in the past hacked the likes of The NY Times, BBC News, the […]