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This Digital Camera Draws Every Photo It Snaps on an Etch A Sketch

The challenge of trying to draw anything even partially recognizable using just two spinning knobs has somehow made the Etch A Sketch a popular toy for almost 60 years now. Some artists have managed to master the unique medium with endless hours of practice, but Martin Fitzpatrick opted to hack together a shortcut…Read more...
Tags: Gadgets, Photography, Toys, Science, Cameras, Hacks, Etch A Sketch, Martin Fitzpatrick


Magical Smart Home Upgrade Lets Muggles Control Their Homes With a Wand Too

When his son asked for a Harry Potter themed birthday, Adam Thole decided to borrow an idea from Universal Studios’ The Wizarding World of Harry Potter which lets visitors cast spells using interactive wands. The results are quite possibly the most magical smart home upgrade you’ve ever seen, and one that’s not…Read more...
Tags: Science, Hacks, Harry Potter, Magic, Universal Studios, Smarthome, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Wands, Adam Thole


RiskLens Raises $20M for Software That Quantifies Cyber Risk

RiskLens, a developer of software for assessing, communicating, and managing cyber risk, announced Monday it has raised more than $20 million from investors.Spokane, WA-based RiskLens says it plans to use some of the proceeds from the Series B funding round to expand its sales, marketing, engineering, and professional services teams. They’ll work to try to capture a larger portion of the global market for cyber security products and services, which is expected to be worth more than $180 billion...
Tags: Deals, Security, Startups, Sutter Health, Trends, Insurance, Tech, Cybersecurity, Vc, Hacks, Seattle, Maersk, Fedex, Doordash, Data Breaches, MassMutual


It's Possible for a Tesla to Be Hacked and Here's Why Knowing About It Is a Good Thing

Tesla’s cars have computers on board, like all modern cars, which means that they are also vulnerable to hackers. Some white hats targeted Tesla recently, and they were able to take activate the windshield wipers and control the steering wheel via a gamepad, in addition to tricking Autopilot. CEO Elon Musk’s response?…Read more...
Tags: Elon Musk, Science, Tesla, Hacks


2 Million Credit Cards Exposed After Hack of Buca di Beppo, Planet Hollywood and Others

Over 2 million credit cards have been compromised after hackers installed malware on point-of-sale systems for Earl Enterprises, a restaurant company that owns national chains like Buca di Beppo, Planet Hollywood, and Earl of Sandwich. The hacking occurred between May 23, 2018 and March 18, 2019, according to the…Read more...
Tags: Science, Hacking, Hacks, Planet Hollywood, Buca di Beppo, Earl of Sandwich, Earl Enterprises, Buca di Beppo Planet Hollywood


So You Want to Start a Cybersecurity Company?

Cybercrime has become a global epidemic. Attacks will cost the world $6 trillion by 2021, research firm Cybersecurity Ventures says-–the greatest transfer of economic wealth in history and more profitable than the trade in all major illegal drugs.As the threat keeps rising, the cybersecurity industry keeps growing. According to data released in January by Strategic Cyber Ventures, a cybersecurity-focused venture capital firm, global funding for security companies nearly doubled between 2016 and ...
Tags: Deals, Security, Startups, Cloud, Internet Of Things, Entrepreneurship, Funding, Trends, Cisco, Cybersecurity, Cybercrime, Vc, Hacks, Innovation, Mark Cuban, Venture Capital


Asus unwittingly pushed malware to 500k laptops after hack

Kim Zetter reports that Taiwan tech giant Asus unwittingly installed backdoors on half a million of its own customers' computers after hackers compromised its software update servers. The researchers estimate half a million Windows machines received the malicious backdoor through the ASUS update server, although the attackers appear to have been targeting only about 600 of those systems. The malware searched for targeted systems through their unique MAC addresses. Once on a system, if it found o...
Tags: Post, News, Asus, Mac, Tech, Taiwan, Hacks, Mistakes, Kim Zetter


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Dear readers, today we are going to offer you the easiest way to earn 1$ and to claim 5000 BXBC tokens for free. Go to bitsdaq.com Fill necessary info and sign up. You need only ream email address. verify your email with received pass code  email me you pay pal […]
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This Clever Hack Will Change the Way You Find Music on Spotify

My favorite thing about Spotify has always been music discovery. So when the company started building personalized playlists like Discovery Weekly and Release radar, I was hooked. The only problem was listening to all the new music takes forever. But an independent project from a couple of Spotify developers offers an…Read more...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Science, Hacks, Streaming Music


Parents Rejoice, There Are Now Slippers to Prevent You From Stepping on LEGOs

After 60 years of LEGO, we're finally getting the foot protection we need.
Tags: Funny, Life, Gallery, Hacks


Guy Spends Three Years Making an Ultra-Realistic LED Candle That Even Puffs Smoke When Blown Out

Candle technology hasn’t changed much in thousands of years—you add fire to a wax-soaked wick, and it provides light for hours. It’s simple, it’s effective, and it doesn’t need an upgrade. So of course someone on the internet spent three years redesigning the candle from the ground up with digital guts—while managing…Read more...
Tags: Science, 3d Printing, Hacks, LEDs, Candles, Lighting, Keiths Test Garage


How to Maximize the Flavor of Lemon Desserts

Most people identify as either a chocolate dessert person or a fruit dessert person. I’m firmly in the second category, but more specifically, I’m a Lemon Dessert Person: give me a dessert lemony enough to pucker my lips and contort my face, or give me nothing at all.Read more...
Tags: Hacks, How To, Baking, Lifehacks, Dessert, Sweets, Lemons, Lemon Desserts


Don’t Hesitate to Do These 8 Hard Things for Your Mental Health

You need to do hard things to be happy in life.  Because the hard things ultimately build you up and change your life from the inside out. Daily stress is one of the primary causes of major mental and physical health problems in our lives: it can cause heart disease, anxiety, sleep deprivation, auto-immune disorders, weight problems, unhappiness, and even deep depression. But we’re busy – we all have places to be, things to do and people to see.  So, how do we alleviate stress and still get ...
Tags: Life, Happiness, Hacks, Lifehacks


I Didn't Know How Much I Needed This Hidden iPhone Sleep Timer Until It Became a Reality

Some people need complete and utter silence to get a good night's rest, but others require a little white noise or some bedtime tunes to drift off to sleep. If you're part of the latter group, then pick your favorite sleeping playlist and settle in, because this iPhone hack is about to make your life easier. Letting your phone play music while you're unconscious may seem like a battery-draining disaster, but in reality there's an easy workaround. Related: ...
Tags: Iphone, Iphone Tips, Sleep, Religion, Tech News, Hacks, Digital Life, Tech Tips


Southwest Has $49 Tickets to Hawaii on Its New Route

I'm about to call in sick and PEACE OUT TO HAWAII.
Tags: Life, Amazing, Gallery, Hawaii, Hacks, Trending News, Happiness Heroes


I Can Fall Asleep Listening to Music Without Worry, Thanks to This Little-Known iPhone Hack

Some people need complete and utter silence to get a good night's rest, but others require a little white noise or bedtime tune to drift off to sleep. If you're part of the latter group, then pick your favorite sleeping playlist and settle in, because this iPhone hack is about to make your life easier. Letting your phone play music while you're unconscious may seem like a battery-draining disaster, but in reality there's an easy workaround. Related: ...
Tags: Iphone, Iphone Tips, Sleep, Religion, Tech News, Hacks, Digital Life, Tech Tips


Recycling a GoPro Box Into a Working Aquarium Is the Best Reason to Upgrade

Many factors have contributed to GoPro’s financial woes in recent years, but it doesn’t help that the company’s userbase simply doesn’t have a solid reason to upgrade their cameras every year like they would a fancy smartphone. YouTube’s Imaginative Guy actually makes a stronger case for upgrading your action cam than…Read more...
Tags: Science, Youtube, Fish, Hacks, Recycling, Packaging, Gopro, Aquariums, Imaginative Guy


I Was Today Years Old When I Learned You Can Scan Documents on an iPhone Using the Notes App

iPhones are pretty amazing. Not only do they act as cellphones, but you can virtually do anything on them - send an email, gauge how much you've walked in a day (still don't know how it figures this out), and organize your life using one of its many, many apps. There's a pretty long list of iPhone hacks, too, which makes it seems like I'm learning something new about this smartphone even though I've had it for years. My most recent discovery? You can scan documents using the Notes app! That's r...
Tags: Iphone, Iphone Tips, Religion, Tech News, Hacks, Digital Life, Tech Tips


These 10 life hacks will turn your studio into a photographer’s Batcave

Having a photography studio is fun, but it is even more fun when you start applying simple and cheap solutions, plus common sense to make your shooting experience (and your clients’) smoother. This is the list of what I think are the smartest and most useful photography studio life hacks. 1 Transparent rubber hairband to tidy up […] The post These 10 life hacks will turn your studio into a photographer’s Batcave appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Diy, Hacks, Tips And Tricks, Studio, Studio Photography, Roberto Vivancos


Use Soap Before Water to Clean Greasy Hands

Everyone knows that the traditional hand washing procedure: get your hands nice and wet under running water, add some soap, and scrub away. Unfortunately, if your hands are coated with a thick layer of grease, the usual method might not cut it—but reversing it sure will. Read more...
Tags: Kitchen Hacks, Hacks, How To, Hygiene, Lifehacks, Handwashing, Soap


Google For Jobs: 7 Hacks Recruiters Need To Know

  Writing job descriptions is an exercise in measuring humanity. As a recruiter, you’re tasked with creating nuanced language to accurately describe a list of roles and responsibilities in a way that will appeal to the perfect candidates you want to hire, while also deterring the ones who aren’t qualified. All successful new hires must […]
Tags: Google, Featured, News, Recruiting, Hacks, Branding, Blog Posts, Sourcing, Google for Jobs


Smart hack to easily hang a picture using a fork

Genius! A serving fork would be useful for taller frames. (Creative Ideas via Kottke)
Tags: Art, Video, News, Hanging, Hacks, Posters, Framing, Life Hacks


How Can I Tell If My Computer Is Being Hacked?

It's extremely difficult for an average user to tell if a hack is in progress. I'll touch on a few approaches, and discuss why prevention is best. How Can I Tell If My Computer Is Being Hacked? from Ask Leo!. Get the newsletter: https://newsletter.askleo.com
Tags: Hacks, Leo Get, Hacking and Hacked Accounts


Incredible Robot Restaurant Makes Michelin-Quality Meals Automatically

If you ever make it out to Boston, don't be afraid of the robochefs – embrace their expertise and efficiency.
Tags: Design, Life, Boston, Amazing, Gallery, Food & Drink, Hacks, Intriguing, z - Uncategorized


Two-factor Might Be Hackable? USE IT ANYWAY!

Another scare about two-factor authentication perhaps being hackable? DO NOT let that stop you from using it. Two-factor Might Be Hackable? USE IT ANYWAY! from Ask Leo!. Get the newsletter: https://newsletter.askleo.com
Tags: Two-factor Authentication, Hacks, Leo Get, Hacking and Hacked Accounts


The Newest Wedding Trend Is Cotton Candy Bouquets

You've heard of paper flowers, you've heard of button bouquets, but are you ready for cotton candy bouquets?
Tags: Cute, Life, Society, Gallery, Food & Drink, Hacks


5 Best Data Recovery Software for Mac

Have you ever encountered that your fat-fingers accidently formatted a hard disk or memory card when you tried to scan for viruses when you first plugged them in? Or had you deleted a file in panic and proceed to empty the recycle bin in a fluster? Chances are that you […]
Tags: Articles, Hacks, eLearning, Best Data Recovery Software


What Should I Do About the Latest Breach?

Another week, another breach. What steps should you take in the wake of the latest large-scale data breach? What Should I Do About the Latest Breach? from Ask Leo!. Get the newsletter: https://newsletter.askleo.com
Tags: Hacks, Leo Get, Hacking and Hacked Accounts


Goodwill Stores Nationwide See Rise in Donations After ‘Tidying up With Marie Kondo’ Airs

If you love thrift shopping, now is the time to do it thanks to Marie Kondo.
Tags: Life, Amazing, Bizarre, Gallery, Hacks, Marie Kondo, TV & Movies, Gallery. Trending, Goodwill Stores Nationwide See Rise


The words most used to describe releases at Hard Wax

“Now that’s one fine and classy, atmospheric, big room tool, son.” Here’s the data when you crawl Berlin electronic music shop Hard Wax for descriptive keywords. Friend of the site (and one-time CDM Web developer) musician-and-hacker Olle Holmberg has crawled Hard Wax’s website. That’ll be the legendary record purveyor opened by Mark Ernestus back in 1989 in Kreuzberg, Berlin, and still a leading destination for vinyl lovers today. hardwax.com has accordingly accumulated a lot of words about ...
Tags: Music, Germany, Berlin, Tech, Georgia, Data, Web, Records, Hacks, Coding, Vinyl, Labels, Music Tech, Douglas Adams, Bahn, Olle