Category: Techno Babble

Babbling ’bout tech

There are 10 Marvel movies coming in the next 4 years – CNET

And Marvel may have just bumped Guardians of the Galaxy from the schedule.

You now have a slightly better chance of buying a Ford GT – Roadshow

Ford will build 350 more GT supercars than planned — but not until 2020.

Inside Facebook’s Plan to Safeguard the 2018 Election

The social media giant has assembled a team of geeks, spooks, hackers, and lawyers to prevent a repeat of the 2016 abuse and manipulation on its network.

How to Search and Remove Directories Recursively on Linux

In one of our previous articles, we explained how to find out top directories and files consuming the most disk space on file system in Linux. If you notice that such directories no longer...

5 Programming Languages Every Master Developer Should Learn

I have read somewhere that a programmer should learn a new programming language every year ( I think it’s code complete, not sure, though), but if you cannot do so, I suggest to at least

For the Pixel 3, Google is betting on a chip to bring Android security – CNET

The chip is a variation of what Google uses to protect its data centers.

Key Facebook investors join push to oust Mark Zuckerberg as chairman – CNET

This latest proposal comes after Facebook revealed hackers stole personal info from 29 million people.

New York questions industry and advocacy groups over fake net neutrality comments – CNET

New York’s attorney general has subpoenaed several groups to find out more about th fraudulent letters submitted to the FCC last year regarding the repeal of net neutrality.

It’s a fun time to cook in the smart kitchen – CNET

But how much will it help the people just trying to get dinner on the table?

Crazy case turns iPhone XS into blinged-out skeleton watch – CNET

Caviar’s old-school mechanical watch case is worthy of Doctor Who.

How to Transform and Build a People Platform

To the casual spectator, Facebook is having a terrible year. Besieged by privacy scandals, the company was torn into by Congress, the press, and the public alike. To make things worse, the founders of WhatsApp

How to Use Git Version Control System in Linux [Comprehensive Guide]

Version Control (revision control or source control) is a way of recording changes to a file or collection of files over time so that you can recall specific versions later. A version control system...

Jack Dorsey on Twitter’s Role in Free Speech and Filter Bubbles

The Twitter CEO talks with WIRED Editor-in-Chief Nicholas Thompson about how the social media service is different today than 12 years ago.

How Much Time Should You Invest In Training?

An analytical approach to training, discipline, and automation. “Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the ax.”– Not actually Abraham Lincoln This quote has almost

Paul Allen Thought Like a Hacker and Never Stopped Dreaming

The Microsoft cofounder, who left the company in 1983, died Monday at age 65 of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

At MozFest, Spend 7 Days Exploring Internet Health

Mozilla’s ninth-annual festival — slated for October 22-28 in London — examines how the internet and human life intersect Workshops that teach you how to detect misinformation and mobile trackers. A series of art installations

How to List All Virtual Hosts in Apache Web Server

Apache virtual host configuration allows you to run multiple websites on the same server, that means you can run more than one website on the same Apache web server. You simply create a new...

A Practical solution for CORS (Cross-Origin Resource Sharing) issues in IONIC 3 and Cordova

Summary: I provide a practical solution for solving CORS issue in WKWebView in Ionic and Cordova. The solution works both for iOS and Android. Image credit: If you code with Ionic or Cordova and

Install Plex Media Server on CentOS 7

Streaming media becomes more and more popular in recent years. Many people like to access their audio and video media from different locations and devices. With Plex Media Server you can easily achieve exactly...

Glen Weyl on Technology and Social Innovation

Glen Weyl, a principal researcher at Microsoft, says society is relying too much on technology to solve social problems.