The press coverage for Heartbleed has come and gone, and it seems like the public has missed the message. Brett takes a step back to glance at the bigger picture of a world that authenticates based on what we know, and what that means when everyone else knows it, too.
In the world of NAS appliances, competition is fierce, and the choice is amazing – so amazing, in fact, that choosing the right one requires some real effort. QNAP’s TS-269L, which found its way to our test bench, is designed for those who like everything from a home or SOHO NAS. Let’s find out if it delivers.
The consumer version of Microsoft’s Office 365 service has been available for a little over a year now, and I’ve been taking good advantage of it for about just as long. At this point, I’ve spent a lot of time being immersed in the entire Office 365 experience, so read on as I relay all of my discoveries to you.
Creating a network share on Linux is quite a bit different than on Windows, but that doesn’t mean that it requires a degree from Tux U. In this article, we take a look at installing and configuring Samba, creating some shares, and then accessing those shares across a variety of platforms.
Have a pair of speakers kicking around, not being used? Want to kick back and stream audio from your phone, rather than sit in front of the PC? Both of these scenarios can be aided with Logitech’s new Bluetooth audio adapter. Connect it to a set of speakers, pair up, and listen. As we find out, it truly is that simple.
The press coverage for Heartbleed has come and gone, and it seems like the public has missed the message. Brett takes a step back to glance at the bigger picture of a world that authenticates based on what we know, and what that means when everyone else knows it, too. So, are you sick of […]
Vic Gundotra, head of Google’s social network Google+, has just announced his departure from the company. This move follows a rumor that started through the iOS app “Secret”, which stated simply, “Vic Gundotra is interviewing”. At this point, speculation could run rampant about why he’s chosen to leave Google, especially since Google+ doesn’t have the […]
Valve just released an update for its Steam desktop client. This update addresses bugs and stability improvements across all platforms, and includes support for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Gamers in Linux now can select a voice input device when using “Big Picture” mode. Some of the cross platform changes include support for regional EULAs (thank God […]
In the world of NAS appliances, competition is fierce, and the choice is amazing – so amazing, in fact, that choosing the right one requires some real effort. QNAP’s TS-269L, which found its way to our test bench, is designed for those who like everything from a home or SOHO NAS. Let’s find out if […]
For a number of reasons, Apple’s latest Mac Pro is a neat machine. It might look like a trash can, but the fact that it can pack as much power as it does into its small frame is, without question, mind-blowing. Still, as far as “true” workstations go, the Mac Pro might not be up […]
Sometimes, while I’m mindlessly browsing the Web, it hits me: I’m bored. As far as first-world problems go, that has to be right up there as the dumbest. In developing countries, getting access to the latest meme or sports highlight isn’t the concern; getting books to read is. In a large number of these countries, […]
If the latest rumors hold true, Windows 8.2 is going to be released this fall, and it’s going to be awesome. The biggest reason it’s going to be awesome is thanks to the return of the Start menu, albeit one that features a different design than what Windows 7 had. Normally, a rumor like this […]
There’s no doubt that NZXT has its own distinctive style when it comes to its PC chassis designs. Featuring angular surface treatments and builder-friendly details such as cable management routing holes, they are as eye-catching as they are delightful to build a PC in. The company has announced the latest addition to its top-flight Phantom […]
It didn’t take long for the first results of Google’s Nest acquisition to be seen: The Nest Learning Thermostat has just appeared on the Google Play store. This is most notable not only because Google acquired Nest just a couple of months ago, but also because it’s the first featured product to not be a […]
Codemasters has just revealed the next instalment to its GRID series, and if you loved the previous games, chances are good GRID Autosport is going to be right up your alley. In fact, the press blurb for Autosport could almost directly apply to GRID 2: Immerse yourself in the thrilling and intense world of a […]