MacMusic  |  PcMusic  |  440 Software  |  440 Forums  |  440TV  |  Zicos
acirc
Search

PC / Tech. > Tech/PC

Monday August 21, 2017. 01:59 AM
Gentoo has long provided a hardened kernel package, but that is coming to an end. 'As you may know the core of sys-kernel/hardened-sources has been the grsecurity patches. Recently the grsecurity developers have decided to limit access to these patches. As a result, the...
    1
The 4.13-rc6 kernel prepatch is out. 'So everything still looks on target for a normal release schedule, which would imply rc7 next weekend, and then the final 4.13 the week after that. Unless something happens, of course. Tomorrow is the solar eclipse, and maybe it brings...
    1
Sunday August 20, 2017. 08:25 PM
Today marks the 40th anniversary of the launch of Voyager 2, the first of the two spacecraft that carried the Golden Record on a grand tour of the solar system and into the mysteries of interstellar space. Science journalist Timothy Ferris produced this enchanting phonograph ...
    1
If you're looking for a simple music streaming system for your home or in the office, it's hard to beat the Amazon Echo. Simply speak a command, and Amazon's Alexa digital assistant will start playing your favorite music. And with today's sale in play, now's the perfect time ...
    1
Looking for a tiny PC that still has space for a gaming-quality video card? SFF PC Cases is a remarkably detailed spreadsheet listing dozens of models, complete with cost, dimensions, volume and even important build tips. The very smallest are not practical for powerful...
    1
Laurel Hope Roth, a former park ranger turned artist, has spent parts of the last decade creating intricate crocheted Biodiversity Reclamation Suits for Urban Pigeons. (more…)
    1
On the toboggan run (rodelbahn) overlooking Oeschinen Lake near Kandersteg, Switzerland, some people go in summer for the breathtaking view. Others go for the speedy thrill. Either way it looks like fun! (more…)
    1
Later on today you will be able to learn everything you could possible want to know about the Xbox One X. Microsoft is holding a press conference at Gamescom in Germany and you can watch it here, live. The presentation kicks off at 12:00PM PT / 3:00PM EST / 8:00PM BT /...
    1
The Electronic Frontier Foundation has announced the winners of the 2017 Pioneer Awards, 'which recognize leaders who are extending freedom and innovation on the electronic frontier.' They are whistleblower Chelsea Manning, Techdirt editor Mike Masnick and free expression...
    1
At GamesCon later today, we're going to hear about Microsoft's Xbox One X but it's looking as though there's also going to be some news about the Xbox One S. Microsoft accidentally -- probably -- posted about an Xbox One S Minecraft Limited Edition on the Minecraft Facebook...
    1
Anyone shopping for an Amazon Echo Dot a couple of days ago may have spotted that the online retail giant was making its second-generation assistant available free of charge. But the old adage 'if it seems too good to be true, it probably is' turned out to be completely...
    0
Digital devices still have a long way to go before they can match the instant feedback and flexibility of paper. Even the low-latency touch screens found on the Microsoft Surface or iPad Pro still need expensive stylus peripherals to take advantage of handwritten notes and...
    1
Saturday August 19, 2017. 09:52 PM
Company led by the former co-founder of Fortify Software, launches its Respond Analyst platform along with a $12 million round of funding.
    1
On August 21st, a solar eclipse will sweep across the entire United States for the first time since 1918. Android is helping you experience this historic natural phenomenon so you can learn more about the eclipse and count down to the big day - when you’ll meet the...
    1
Why simply work the pole when you can work the pole in a T-rex costume? Well, one unnamed Gong Show contestant did just that. Previously: Watch this Jewish surf band rock the new 'Gong Show'
    1
No need to get a pair of protective eclipse glasses for your dog or cat, experts say they don't normally look at the sun. In today's NASA briefing about Monday's solar eclipse, co-chair of the National Solar Eclipse Task Force Angela Speck remarked, 'It’s no different than ...
    1
The cyberpunks, the Founding Fathers, the 19th Century philosophers, and the Enlightenment thinkers — they each envisioned a perfect democracy powered by a constant multimedia psychedelic freakout in which all information was free, decentralized, democratized, and easy to acc...
    1
This is your regularly scheduled important reminder that carpet is bad. I have it in just one room of my house and no matter how often I clean it, the rinsewater looks like this. Carpet: Mattress of Filth. I won't even recommend a steam cleaner. It's just so nasty, all of...
    1
San Francisco-based artist Lina West creates these beautiful hand-painted mandala stones covered in gorgeous fractal patterns. (more…)
    1
On August 12, 1995, before Internet Archive or Google, Boing Boing conducted a charming interview with John Kricfalusi, creator of Ren & Stimpy. The Boing Boing Digital page still looks the way it did when readers read it on Explorer 1.0 or Netscape Navigator or what-not....
    1
News copyright owned by their original publishers | Copyright © 2004 - 2017 Zicos / 440Network
Current Date
Aug, Mon 21 - 02:40 CEST