Amazon's s2n encryption library aims to be small, light, and auditable

Tuesday, 30/June/2015 - at 11:57 PM

In hopes of avoiding the kinds of bugs that have found their way into the OpenSSL or GnuTLS encryption libraries, Amazon is rolling its own library for implementing SSL/TLS and giving it away for free — although it’s still only in its early stages.The library, named s2n, is meant to provide a small, fast, and simple…

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Rooomy Lets Your Decorate Your Room in 3D

Tuesday, 30/June/2015 - at 11:48 PM

 Launching today, Rooomy is an iPad app which lets you turn 2D images of a room into a 3D space. You can also decorate these 3D rooms with over 500 pieces of virtual 3D furniture from popular brands like Design Within Reach and All Modern. Built by Loft-NedSense, a European company listed on the NYSE Euronext,…

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Why lasers are the future (of projectors)

Tuesday, 30/June/2015 - at 11:45 PM

In projectors designed for both the cinema and at home, lasers are starting to replace traditional lamps as the light source of choice. This is potentially awesome. Here’s why. Why lasers are the future (of projectors) Source: Cnet.com

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Cisco plans to buy security-as-a-service provider OpenDNS

Tuesday, 30/June/2015 - at 11:38 PM

Cisco Systems plans to pay $635 million in cash to buy OpenDNS, a company that leverages the Domain Name System (DNS) to provide security services including Web filtering, threat intelligence, and malware and phishing protection.The DNS is a core Internet protocol. It’s used to translate Web addresses that are easy for people to remember, like…

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Medium stays firmly anti-password with radical e-mail-based logins

Tuesday, 30/June/2015 - at 11:38 PM

Medium is doing its best to stay password-free by letting users log in with a secure email link. The blogging platform had previously required a Facebook or Twitter account to sign in, but realized that not everyone uses those networks or wants to tie their social network account to a new service they’re just trying…

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