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By now you've surely heard of Heartbleed, the hole in the internet's security that exposed countless encrypted transactions to any attacker who knew how to abuse it. But how did it actually work? Once you break it down, it's actually incredibly simple. And a little hilarious. But mostly terrifying. Read... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
Mozilla promised that Firefox OS was getting a gigantic interface redesign later this year, and it's now clear just how ambitious that remake will be. Ahmed Nefzaoui and Soren Hentzchel have provided a detailed look at Firefox OS 2.0 that shows off... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/vbEBZ316y6M/ Tags: Need For Speed Olympic Hockey... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
While the NAB show is all about high-end cameras and workflow solutions for broadcast professionals, the show is a great opportunity to talk about industry policy as well. Yesterday, NAB President Gordon Smith criticized the FCC for "favoring... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/knSZt4FU_VQ/ Related Topics: Time Angelina Jolie Oscars 2014 Best Dressed Oscars... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
Twitter wants to be smarter. Or, rather, it wants your smartphone (and, presumably, tablet) to be a lot smarter. To do that, it's bringing app maker, Cover, in-house. The announcement, made today via Cover's blog, is light on any financial details,... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/-Hff9Y2AnPo/ Similar Articles: Cbssports devin hester Jonathan Quick... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
If you've had an iPhone or iPad with cellular networking for any length of time you've probably been notified about a carrier update. Some are mandatory and don't give you an option to say refuse or to be reminded later. Others just bug you occasionally until you actually perform the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
This heartwarming tale of friendship and loyalty by Inese Verina follows "over modern future wave guy" as he battles through a treacherous virtual world set in the dawn of the Internet era in search of his faithful laser cat. Well, either that or the single most absurd guerilla marketing campaign... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
Logic Pro X, Apple's reimagined pro-level audio editor for OS X, has just ben updated to version 10.0.5. Features include 3 new Drummers, 11 new Drum Kit Designer patches, enhancements to Channel EQ and Linear Phase EQ plugins, including redesigned interfaces, and a bunch of fixes and performance enhancements. Nothing... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
And finally, Sprint's Moto X has begun getting its update to Android 4.4 KitKat, according to our inbox and folks in our Moto X forums. That makes all four major carriers (and US Cellular) to have updated the Moto X to the latest version of the Android operating system, within... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
Find, follow, tweet, retweet, fav, list, and otherwise get your social micro-blogging on with the very best Twitter apps for Mac! Twitter is great on mobile, but if you're on a desktop or laptop, there's nothing more convenient than a great Twitter app right on your Mac. Sure, you can... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
What will happen in the far, far away future? Watch "The Future of Our World, a small glimpse into a timeline of epic scale." It is a classic slideshow but, since I know I will never see any of it, I just like to play it again from time to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
It's been nine long years since we've heard the sweet vocal stylings of San Diego's top news team, but recently the guys reunited to promote their new film, "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues." During the Australian premiere of the highly-anticipated sequel, Will Ferrell, David Koechner, Paul Rudd, and Steve Carell... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
Over 60 new indoor locations added to the Street View project bring your travel destination to your screen Traveling to visit loved ones this holiday season? If so, Google may have something you'll be interested in as a slew of airports, train, subway and even a cable car station have... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
It's Monday morning at your local coffee shop, and you pause over your vanilla latte to ponder another customer. That face, you think to yourself, I know it. Whipping out your smartphone you check a social networking app, and it's as you suspected: he's an opponent. He needs to be... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
Courtney Stodden, the 19-year-old former teen bride and reality TV star opens up about her life after the split from her 53-year-old husband Doug Hutchison. In a new interview on ‘Bethenny’ she has plenty to say about what’s in store for her future. From the start, the controversy over the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
Apple has just released iOS 7.0.4, a point update for this year's big iOS 7 software. In addition to the usual bug fixes and improvements, Apple lists a fix for hanging FaceTime calls. As always, you can update over-the-air (OTA) and in-place - the fastest and most efficient way to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
Apple quietly put the new iPad Mini with Retina display on sale early this morning, with orders set to arrive for US customers from November 20-22. Prices start at $399 for a 16GB Wi-Fi model, and scale up from there. If you're not caught up, here's everything you need to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
I love the newly city approved Beach & Howe Tower in Vancouver, Canada, a gorgeous 54-story apartment building designed by Danish architects Bjarke Ingels Group. It gets extremely thin on its base to avoid a passing highway. From some angles it looks like it may fall to its side. Enjoy... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
Posted by: Evan Litsios / added: 11.05.2013 / Back to What Up Think Thank is proud to release Mr. Ted "Bundy" Borland's full part from last year's release: "Mind The Video Man." Ted's super-consistent style owes itself to his ability to make very difficult and technical tricks look smooth and... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
If you blink, you're gonna miss it. Hell, even if you're looking right at it, you still might not see it. But you'll definitely feel it. The Aviationist found a video of a Syrian fighter bomber flying overhead and caught it dropping a bomb pretty much right on top of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
The whole gang is back together for an epic sequel that will bring together two timelines. By Kevin P. Sullivan Source: http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1716386/x-men-days-future-past-trailer.jhtml Category: bob costas Columbus Day 2013 nascar drew brees 9news Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
This panoramic image (a composite of 9 photographs) shows part of the exterior of the bishop's residence in Limburg, Germany. Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images This panoramic image (a composite of 9 photographs) shows part of the exterior of the bishop's residence in Limburg, Germany. Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images That mansion in Limburg,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
MIAMI (AP) — Six people face federal charges in last week's boat capsize off Miami that killed four women. The U.S. Attorney's Office reports that a grand jury returned a 24-count indictment Thursday. The boat carrying Bahamians, Jamaicans and Haitians capsized seven miles east of Miami. The 11 survivors were... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
Now that we are past the government shutdown and debt ceiling debacles, all eyes are on Obamacare. For the last three weeks, the rollout of the federal exchange Web site, a centerpiece of the law, has been riddled with problems, leaving millions of Americans frustrated and dismayed. What went wrong?... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
The launch of Windows 8 a year ago was heralded as the biggest change to the industry's dominant operating system in at least 17 years. It attempts to bridge the gap between personal computers and fast-growing tablets with its touch-enabled interface. But consumer reaction has been lackluster. An update addressing... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — At first glance, the paperwork ordering the release of two convicted murderers serving life sentences in a Florida prison looked legitimate. So the guards at Franklin Correctional Institution in the Florida Panhandle put one of the men on a bus and opened the gates for the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2013 at Curtis Nicholas80's blog