Andrognito – With Andrognito, you can now keep your confidential and important files which you don’t want others to access, hidden inside your Android device with the advanced 3-Layer Encryption Engine. In short, Andrognito is a modern sentinel that hides and locks all your personal and confidential data from snoopers in real time. Show More Summary
Today in Linux news, Terry Relph-Knight takes the new Ubuntu 14.10 Beta 1 for a test-drive and wrote up his opinion. Jack Wallen today said, "Linux on the desktop isn't dead." In other news, Bryan Lunduke spent his last week running the Pantheon desktop environment and shared his thoughts today. Show More Summary
Photographers may already be familiar with Pixlr, Autodesk’s browser-based photo editor, and its mobile companion Pixlr Express for iOS and Android. Today, Autodesk announced Pixlr in a new format: a desktop version for Mac and Windows. Show More Summary
Do you miss your Mac Classic? Well if you’re looking for a fun little project, why not build yourself a Mini Mac Pi that emulates Mac OS 7? It’s a fairly simple project that makes use of the Raspberry Pi B, a 320×240 2.8? touchscreen...Show More Summary
Not keen to spend $15 on the mobile version of the desktop classic? Wait for it to go on sale. Here's how to keep tabs on BioShock's price.
Instagram went down briefly Friday afternoon. Cue the madness and despair. "#tbt" posts were forced to wait while Instagram worked out the kink. When you tried accessing both the app and the desktop version, nothing would load. The app looked like this: And the website looked like this: Twitter immediately exploded with upset Insta users. Show More Summary
AutoDesk has released a Pixlr, a new desktop app for editing images. Pixlr can be used not only to touch up and fix your photos, but also to add a wide variety of effects. Like AutoDesk's recent Sketchbook update, Pixlr utilizes a teired membership system, with paying members unlocking more features. Show More Summary
At the height of #TBT (Throw Back Thursday), Instagram is down. The mobile app photo feeds are not refreshing and the desktop site is throwing a “500 Internal Server Error.” The company tweeted the following: Instagram is experiencing some technical issues. Show More Summary
I spent the last few weeks living--and working--with a computer that's a laptop, a tablet, and a desktop PC all in one. And? What's the best way to split the difference between a laptop and a tablet? Read Full Story
Blizzard Entertainment, the developer and publisher of a variety of popular online and desktop video games, has announced the launch of a Battle.net API site with new APIs featuring OAuth 2.0 support and new interactive documentatio...
Notability has emerged as one of the favorite apps for students who wish to take notes during class while also recording audio of their lectures. The app, which was already available for the iPhone and iPad, is now bringing all the same functionality to the desktop, rounding out all the places where its users might want to access their notes. Read More
Facebook today announced a new ad format for Pages looking to promote their Events on the social network. Previously ads were only shown in the right-hand column on desktop, but now brands can create ads for the desktop and mobile News Feed. Show More Summary
I keep this smartypants meme handy on my computer desktop so I can quickly post it, when called for, in certain comment threads on Facebook. In my experience, the most common Internet misattributions have some link to religion, a field where a reverence for facts is often doubtful to begin with and grotesque fabrications are baked right into the faith's foundational "truths."
Evernote has announced a host of new features in the latest version of its Windows desktop app for premium and business users. The most notable of these new features is the ability to annotate PDF files with arrows, shapes, stamps and text. Show More Summary
Popular iOS note taking app Notability is today making its way to the Mac, allowing users to seamlessly switch between platforms with notes synced via iCloud. The Mac app has been designed specifically for the desktop but features a familiar look and feel to users of the mobile apps. It also features automatic Dropbox and Google […]
Over a million computers are stolen in the United States alone every year. The majority of these systems are laptops, but desktops can also end up the victim of a heist. Modern computers are relatively small, making them easier for thieves to walk out with, and computers are easy to sell on on eBay or Craigslists. Show More Summary
Mixpanel started on desktop, but now it's all about mobile.
Our top story tonight is the seemingly sudden resignation of Red Hat CTO Brian Stevens. In other news, John C. Dvorak says "Linux has run out of time" and Infoworld.com says there may be problems with Red Hat Enterprise 7. OpenSource.com has a couple of interesting interviews and Nick Heath has five big names that use Linux on the desktop. Show More Summary
Some of the best sci-fi isn't clean lines and futuristic tech—sometimes it's the run-down, fantastical ruins at the end of the world. Decorate your desktop with them in this week's Wallpaper Wednesday. Read more...