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GAO Warns FAA of Hacking Threat To Airliners

chicksdaddy writes: A report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) warns that the U.S.

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Researchers Design a Self-Powered Digital Camera

Jason Koebler writes: Researchers at Columbia University have designed a fully electric digital camera that powers itself using ambient light. Put in a well-lit room, it would work indefinitely.

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Samsung SSD On a Tiny M.2 Stick Is Capable of Read Speeds Over 2GB/sec

MojoKid writes: Samsung has just announced its new SM951-NVMe SSD, the industry's first NVMe SSD to employ an M.2 form-factor.

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Jack Thompson Will Be Featured In BBC Film 'Grand Theft Auto'

New submitter requerdanos writes: Former attorney and professional troll Jack Thompson is set to become a major motion picture figure, played by Bill Paxton, in the upcoming film Grand Theft Auto.

in Six Revisions

Ultimate Guide to Link Types for Hyperlinks

Link types help describe the relationship between two or more web pages. There are 12 link types for hyperlinks.

in magCulture

Overmatter: 14.04.15

New York interviews Jop van Bennekom of Fantastic Man,‘We decided to have more fun and loosen up the magazine.’ i-D name-checks some zines you need to know.

in magCulture

Out now: Kwintessens, volume 24 #1

Design magazines tend to be designed in one of two ways, following either the minimalist’s golden rule of ‘less is more’ or ruling by the eye-grabbing dictum of ‘less is bore’.

in NETTUTS

Introduction to the New Lollipop Activity Transitions

What You'll Be CreatingIntroduction

One of the
most interesting aspects of the Material
Design specifications is the visual
continuity between activities.

in NETTUTS

Building Your Startup With PHP: User Settings, Profile Images and Contact Details

Final product imageWhat You'll Be Creating

This tutorial is part of the

in NETTUTS

Mastering WP_Query: An Introduction

By default, WordPress will run a query on each page that your site displays, the nature of which will be determined by the type of page being viewed.

in Dezeen

Modern Art gallery takes over three London warehouses opposite a Hawksmoor church


in swissmiss

Big Juicy Creative Life

“What if you wake up some day, and you’re 65… and you were just so strung out on perfectionism and people-pleasing that you forgot to have a big juicy creative life?” – A

in You the Designer

Selfie Fables — Disney Alternative Art Illustrations by Simona Bonafini

What if Disney stories had Instagram?

in Slashdot

Google Lollipop Bricking Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 Devices

First time accepted submitter Zape (303550) writes The Lollipop update has turned sour for me and several other Nexus 7, Gen 2 (and Nexus 5) owners.

in Smashing Magazine

Thinking Like An App Designer

in magCulture

PIM: The smallest magazine of its kind

At 11 x 7 cm, PIM (Public Illumination Magazine) is the smallest magazine of its kind, an artist periodical that has been distributed in the dusty nooks of downtown New York’s independent bookshops

in Wired

You Want the Apple Watch to Succeed

You Want the Apple Watch to Succeed

The critical response to the Apple Watch so far

in swissmiss

NYTimes Cooking Techniques

I just got lost in a sea of short and refreshingly basic Cooking Technique Videos over on the New York Times. Here’s how you shuck an oyster.

in swissmiss

Favorite Things

I am so getting my kids one of these classical memento boxes. Really lovely.

in swissmiss

This Banner:

Eat More Tacos. YES!

in John Resig

Annotated Version of the Original jQuery Release

Recently I was prompted by Daniel Lamb to try and find old versions of jQuery for his jQuery Archive project.

in NETTUTS

Understanding Variable Scope in Sass

In this article, we’ll take a deeper look at variables and variable scope in Sass.

in NETTUTS

How to Use Gravity Forms as an eCommerce Solution

Final product imageWhat You'll Be Creating

Did you know you can use Gravity

in Boagworld

Risk, reward, fear and nurturing a startup culture

Many large organisations are so terrified of risk that it hampers their ability to operate in a digital world.

in Slashdot

How Comcast Bankrolls Organizations That Support TWC Merger

An anonymous reader writes: When Comcast announced it was pursuing a takeover of Time Warner Cable, many activists and internet users immediately submitted objections to the deal.

in Six Revisions

More Optimization Techniques for Improving Website Speed

This guide on improving web performance talks about optimizing the HTML structure to load resources optimally, as well as server configurations.

in NETTUTS

Your First WatchKit Application: User Interaction

In the previous tutorial, we explored the fundamentals of WatchKit developm

in swissmiss

Friday Link Pack

(via HUH) – Gabrielle Blair, better known as Design Mom came out with a beautiful book on how to live with kids. A practical room-by-room guide. I will definitely implement some of her ideas.

in swissmiss

Beautiful Maps

The Beautiful Maps Tumblr by Dennys Hess is definitely an instant new favorite.

in NETTUTS

Moving WordPress: An Introduction

When I attend WordPress meetups, WordCamps or any other tech event involving WordPress users, there's one question that I get asked more than any other: How do I move my WordPress site?

in swissmiss

Angora Show Bunnies

This NYTimes slideshow made my day: Cuddly, Fluffy, Surreal World of Angora Show Bunnies. Thanks Sally!

in Slashdot

Obama Authorizes Penalties For Foreign Cyber Attackers

An anonymous reader writes President Barack Obama has today signed an executive order extending the U.S. administration's power to respond to malicious cyberattacks and espionage campaigns.

in magCulture

Out now: Star Ship #12

Star Ship is an art magazine based in Berlin.

in magCulture

Overmatter: 01.04.15

Makeshifts’s Steve Daniels offers a fine overview of the reality of starting your own magazine.

in Boagworld

Could you really be a UX designer?

So you think you are a user experience designer? Are you sure? Do you design experiences for users or do you design user interfaces?

in Wired

Glowing Tampons Help Detect Sewage Leaks

Glowing Tampons Help Detect Sewage Leaks

"You do get people looking at you strangely, but t

in NETTUTS

Programming With Yii2: Localization With I18n

Final product imageWhat You'll Be Creating

If you're asking, "What's Yii?" check

in NETTUTS

How to Use Android Media Effects With OpenGL ES

Android's Media Effects framework allows developers to easily apply lots of impressive visual effects to photos and videos.

in Design By Grid

Late Creative

in Slashdot

Notel Media Player Helps North Koreans Skirt Censorship

An anonymous reader writes A small portable media device, costing roughly $50, is allowing North Koreans to access and view foreign media despite tight government censorship, according to a Reuters re

in Six Revisions

Disable Text Selection with CSS

A short guide on how to use the non-standard user-select CSS property to prevent users from selecting text and other HTML elements.