NEWS THAT GEEKS CARE ABOUT
The latest nasty malware is getting even smarter—now it detects what browser you are using, and serves up a fake warning page that matches what you’d normally see.
The upcoming release of Ubuntu, scheduled for final release in October, will bring some new interface improvements including a different Netbook edition.
This week we learned how to pin an external drive to the Windows 7 taskbar, create an eBook or PDF from Wikipedia articles for offline reading, edit the hosts file, help computer users remotely with TeamViewer, minimize applications to the system tray in the simplest way, and more.
This completely entertaining video takes the music from various 8-bit NES games and mixes them all together into a new music video, complete with gameplay fun. The segment with the Tetris music is especially addicting—alway...
This interesting infographic shows how scientists have contributed to their fields, and makes it look like a subway map.
Over at Digital Inspiration, they’ve posted an extremely interesting tip that we’d never heard about before: you can search in the Start Menu without having to type the entire word for applications or Control Pane...
MetroViewer is a small, easy to use image viewer for Windows that utilizes the streamlined and elegant looking Metro UI.
Break Through [deviantART]
One of the great things about Android phones is just how hackable they are. Here’s a guide that tells you how to use the Ruby language to turn your phone into a spy camera accessible through a web browser.
If you missed out on it when Windows 7 was released last year, you now have another opportunity to get the Family Pack starting next month.