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16-year-old Invents Device that Can Convert Breath to Speech

16-year-old Invents Device that Can Convert Breath to Speech

A High-school student Arsh Shah Dilbagi has invented a portable and affordable device that conv...
China Develops Facial Recognition Payment System with Near-Perfect Accuracy

China Develops Facial Recognition Payment System with Near-Perfect Accuracy

In an intent to move one step forward from others, China is planning to launch a facial recognit...
Outernet - Free Global Wi-Fi Service from Outer Space

Outernet - Free Global Wi-Fi Service from Outer Space

If you are reading this THN Article, then you are the one of those lucky guys who has access to ...
IBM developing Self-Destructing Microchips for US Defense

IBM developing Self-Destructing Microchips for US Defense

Science Fiction Movies always show the possible direction of the development of technology and g...
OpenBSD Project survived after $20,000 Donation from Romanian Bitcoin Billionaire

OpenBSD Project survived after $20,000 Donation from Romanian Bitcoin Billionaire

Last year in the month of December the Security-focused Unix-like distribution ' OpenBSD ...
Coca-Cola reserved 16 Million MAC addresses to race in The Internet of Things

Coca-Cola reserved 16 Million MAC addresses to race in The Internet of Things

Have you seen the Coca-Cola " Freestyle " soda fountain yet? Instead of levers for differe...
CTF365 Capture The Flag - The Next Generation IT Security Training Platform

CTF365 Capture The Flag - The Next Generation IT Security Training Platform

For years, the Capture the Flag platform has been a common and very popular part of the hacker c...
Turning your iPhone or Android camera into Microscope

Turning your iPhone or Android camera into Microscope

Have you ever been wanting to take a picture of something you're looking at under your micro...
Google may introduce Anti-NSA surveillance encryption for Google Drive

Google may introduce Anti-NSA surveillance encryption for Google Drive

Privacy protection in the services we use on a daily basis has been a big topic of conversation ...
China Builds World's Fastest Supercomputer

China Builds World's Fastest Supercomputer

China has developed a new supercomputer known as Tianhe-2  which is twice as fast as US and Japa...
Hacker jailed for ATM skimming invented ATM security scheme

Hacker jailed for ATM skimming invented ATM security scheme

A Romanian man serving a five-year jail sentence in Romania for his involvement in an ATM skimming s...
Canonical to create UbuntuKylin OS for Chinese users

Canonical to create UbuntuKylin OS for Chinese users

Canonical, the software company that manages and funds Ubuntu, announced to develop a new, open-...
Feds do not need court warrants to Track your Car with GPS device

Feds do not need court warrants to Track your Car with GPS device

The US government is claiming that authorities do not need court warrants to affix GPS devices t...
The use of passwords in a technological evolution

The use of passwords in a technological evolution

Every day we read about an incredible number of successful attacks and data breaches that expl...
Canonical announces Ubuntu for smartphones

Canonical announces Ubuntu for smartphones

Soon, you would have the ability to carry a proper desktop operating system on your mobile phone. Th...
ClubHack 2012 Hacking and Security Conference

ClubHack 2012 Hacking and Security Conference

Carrying reputation of being India's choicest and oldest hacker’s conference, Team ClubHack ...
New Dead drop techniques used by Security Agencies

New Dead drop techniques used by Security Agencies

Paul F Renda give an overview that, What and how new long distance and short distance Dead drop t...
Detected a malware that steal image files via FTP … Should we be concerned?

Detected a malware that steal image files via FTP … Should we be concerned?

I have recently found an interesting post of Niranjan Jayanand, a researcher of McAfee and members ...
Kim Dotcom's New Domain Me.ga Seized before its launch

Kim Dotcom's New Domain Me.ga Seized before its launch

Kim Dotcom is still fighting a legal battle in New Zealand against the United States over alleged co...
Illiterate Ethiopian kids hack Motorola Xoom

Illiterate Ethiopian kids hack Motorola Xoom

About five months ago, OLPC Project started a little experiment . They chose a village in Ethiopia w...