Metastable Failure State (Facebook) — very nice story about working together to discover the cause of one of those persistently weird problems. Bandit — static security analysis of Python code. Quantum OS — Linux desktop based on Google’s Material Design. …
Apple has been having software problems, both in the mobile and desktop platforms. Problems have been persisting ever since both the OS X Yosemite and iOS 8 were first released. Among problems are connectivity problems and unnecessary battery drain. The Cupertino company had already released a number of updates but said problems still persist.
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Pinterest is dusting off its products. After a desktop site redesign at the end of last month and an iOS redesign at the start of this month, next up is Android.
Facebook pushed a rare service notification to users on Tuesday, reminding millions of the social network's members of updates to its terms, data and cookies policies, advertising systems, and new privacy controls.
Between your smartphone, desktop at work, tablet, laptop at home and whatever else in between, keeping track of the devices your Google account is signed into can be a hassle. Next time you notice strange activities occurring with one of them,...
When Google released the Chromecast back in 2013, the idea of a low-cost HDMI dongle that could offer access to streaming content from various web services, as well as the Chrome browser on desktops and mobile devices, was really, really compelling. Part of what makes Chromecast great is its price. Show More Summary
From 9to5Toys.com: Starting this evening and running through Black Friday weekend, Parallels is running a special bundle of Mac apps for free when you upgrade to Parallels 10 for $49.99 or buy it new for $79.99. The bundled apps 1Password...Show More Summary
If a new Indiegogo project has its way, you could soon be waving goodbye to that old, beloved mouse of yours. Meet Flow, a small gadget that pairs with your desktop or laptop and can be programmed with shortcuts to your most frequently used actions....
Desktop operating systems have traditionally been mouse and keyboard affairs, but since the introduction of Windows 8 we’ve seen a wealth of convertible, touchscreen-toting laptops and hybrid machines hit the shelves. With differentShow More Summary
We have a special tribute to one of the stars of C.O.’s Rats, It’s Monday feature (And a member of the C.O. Hall of Fame) – Martin “Marty” Mouse, who passed away last Thursday night. Click here to save this image to your desktop to use as wallpaper.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Marty, Rats It's Monday
Since the demise of DreamScene with Windows Vista, users have been denied the option of having moving pictures as their desktop backdrop, but the hugely useful VLC Media Player provides something of a workaround. More »
Microsoft has courted a fair amount of flack for its decision to stick a touchscreen-friendly interface on the front of its desktop operating system, despite some recent concessions (you can now boot straight to the desktop, for example, of which more below). Show More Summary
Salisbury Cathedral is one of the most beautiful buildings I’ve ever seen. One of the highlights of any journey through Salisbury in Wiltshire is rounding a bend and then seeing this beautiful building set in the landscape. Here is a picture of the beautiful interior taken in November 2009. Show More Summary
A side effect of the YouTube Music Key service is that the Play Music app for Android/iOS and the desktop site started to show relevant YouTube music videos for the songs you are playing. There's a "watch video" button placed on top of the album art and a "start video" menu option (it's called "watch video" in the iPhone app). Show More Summary
The Narrative Clip, the tiny wearable camera that captures a snapshot of your life every 30 seconds, used to lack a way to browse your photos on a desktop computer. No longer – the iOS and Android apps have been joined by a Web app for desktop browsers. Show More Summary
Powered by Google's lightweight Chrome OS and using the cloud to do the heavy lifting, Chrome hardware aims to deliver typical laptop/desktop performance at a much lower price. At $180 and $279 respectively, Dell's Chromebox and Chromebooks are in stock and on sale with a 30% discount today.
AirParrot enables you to stream your OS X desktop to AirPlay destinations like Apple TV. If that functionality sounds a bit familiar, it might be because Apple added desktop mirroring to OS X a while after AirParrot first debuted. AirParrot managed...