The wait is over, people of the interwebs. Right on cue, Fox has launched Simpsons World, the online hub where it will be streaming every Simpsons episode ever broadcasted. Even though the content is free to browse, you do need a cable login to start... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Engadget
Vine is full of video creators talented enough to score TV deals, but keeping up with them has usually meant either following them one-by-one or browsing channels for ages. You have a much easier way to catch up on those clips as of today, though:... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Engadget
The Federal Trade Commission has just appointed Ashkan Soltani, an independent consultant on privacy and security matters, as its new Chief Technologist. Soltani's most recent accomplishments include contributing to the Washington Post's coverage on... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Engadget
There's no doubt about it: the future is mobile, and it looks like Yahoo's finally making the pocket-friendly needle move. The company's quarterly earnings dropped not too long ago, in which CEO Marissa Mayer pointed out that Yahoo's mobile revenue... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Engadget
Now that Linux 3.18-rc1 is out, Intel's Open-Source Technology Center developers responsible for their graphics driver work have begun submitting their changes to drm-next for landing with Linux 3.19... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Linux
Tonight, Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants will begin battling it out for Major League Baseball's biggest prize: the World Series. And to make things better for ballpark attendees, MLB and MasterCard have announced that Kauffman Stadium... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Engadget
Have you ever heard of Pownce? How about Jaiku? Maybe even something called Yahoo 360? If you haven't, don't worry. You're probably not alone. These are just a few of the many social networks that have come and gone, most of them vanishing either... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Engadget
A few things happened after Napster co-founder and former Facebook president Sean Parker got married in a gorgeous redwood forest in Big Sur, California. The California Coastal Commission took him to task for creating a bizarre fantasy realm without... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Engadget
Best known for his roles in The Office and The Rocker, actor-turned-producer Rainn Wilson is reportedly getting ready to bring some of Vine's biggest personalities to TV. According to Deadline, Wilson is set to produce a comedy show called Hollywood... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Engadget
Following reports yesterday that China was secretly collecting data from iCloud users, Apple has confirmed to Dow Jones that it is aware of network attacks on its service. The iPhone maker said it knows about "intermittent organized network attacks"... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Engadget
Need a little help getting through your next big math exam? MicroBlink has an app that could help you study more effectively -- perhaps too effectively. Its newly unveiled PhotoMath for iOS and Windows Phone (Android is due in early 2015) uses your... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Engadget
What induces passionate and energetic developers and sysadmins to get involved in an enterprise open source project? Linux.com asked a few OpenDaylight participants for some insight. [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Linux
Neural activity maps frequently present an incomplete picture of how a brain works; you can measure electrical activity, stimulate it or visualize the anatomy, but you can't do all three. DARPA and the University of Wisconsin might just pull off that... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Engadget
Srini Seetharaman, a contributor to SDN Hub who until recently worked at Deutsche Telekom.
What induces passionate and energetic developers and sysadmins to get involved in an enterprise open source project? Linux.com asked a few OpenDaylight participants for some insight. Few would dispute the notion that open source projects live and die by their communities. Show me a successful project, as the saying goes, and [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Linux EnterPrise
It shouldn't surprise you that Google's a big proponent of online security, and that's why it's rolling out support for a new way to prove you are you who are: a USB Security Key. Google's normal approach to two-step authorization involves getting a... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Engadget
Starting today, Dish customers will no longer have access to a number of networks from Turner Broadcasting, after both parties couldn't come to terms on a contract extension for these. Among the channels now removed from Dish's programming are:... [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Engadget
Find out how an Intel-powered OpenStack cloud can provide a scalable, intelligent storage solution to meet growing business needs. [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Linux
It's inarguable that Ubuntu has been the most influential Linux desktop distribution of the past decade. On the occasion of its 10th anniversary, here's a brief look back. [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Linux
Xmodulo: Every modern Linux desktop distribution comes with a default GUI-based calculator app. [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Linux
Wine, a most popular and powerful open source application for Linux, that used to run Windows based applications and games on Linux Platform without any trouble. [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Source: Linux