Table of Contents: 148 What's inside the March 2013 issueJan 23, 2013
Science fiction authors and high-tech visionaries dream of a future where humans and computers communicate in ordinary English. A new cloud-based tool brings that future a little closer.more »
Red Hat peps up performance of multimedia applications on remote desktops with SPICE (Simple Protocol for Independent Computing Environments).more »
Gnofract 4D Geometric construction of self-similar patternsDec 19, 2012
Gnofract 4D is a different kind of graphics program that conjures up stunning graphics videos based on fractal mathematics.more »
Presentation Tools Four tools for non-linear presentationsSep 21, 2012
Thousands of users sit through talks twiddling their thumbs while looking at bullet point parades against garish backgrounds. Four tools in the current test prove that presentations can be visually appealing, dynamic, and even exciting.more »
Workspace: EasyGUI Adding GUI elements to Python scriptsAug 23, 2012
If you need to add graphical elements to Python script, EasyGUI can help beginners and experts alike.more »
Command Line: Editing xorg.conf An introduction to editing xorg.confAug 23, 2012
Understanding xorg.conf makes it easy to tweak your graphical display setup.more »
Movgrab Downloading videos from YouTube or VimeoAug 23, 2012
Video portals such as YouTube or Vimeo offer a wealth of curious and entertaining short films. If you want to enjoy them offline, a small tool called Movgrab can help.more »
MyPaint Freehand drawing with MyPaintAug 23, 2012
MyPaint is a simple, intuitive, versatile paint program. The software, which is designed specifically for use with graphic tablets, promises users an experience similar to drawing with a pen or brush.more »
HP's annual Cyber Risk report offers a bleak look at the state of IT.
But what do the big numbers really mean?
.NET Core execution engine is the basis for cross-platform .NET implementations.
The Xnote trojan hides itself on the target system and will launch a variety of attacks on command.
Spammers go low-volume, and 90% of IE browsers are unpatched.
Adobe scrambles to release patches for vulnerable Flash Player.
Four-inch-long computer on a stick lets you boot a full Linux system from any HDMI display device.
New statute would require companies to report break-ins to consumers.
Weird data transfer technique avoids all standard security measures.
FIDO alliance declares the beginning of the end for old-style login authentication.