No Evidence Exists That Shows Anyone Has Been Affected By Heartbleed

Study Finds No Evidence of Heartbleed Attacks Before the Bug Was Exposed   SAN FRANCISCO — Ever since the Heartbleed bug was exposed last week, the question everyone has been asking is: Did anyone exploit it before a Google researcher first discovered it? The worry is that in the two years since the bug was […]

And It’s One, Two, Three Strikes and You’re Running Windows 9?

Three’s a charm? Windows 8 patches could pave multiple paths to Windows 9   Trying to piece together the puzzle created by Microsoft’s new patching policy, I was struck by an intriguing thought. If you look at the situation just right and connect the dots with a few leaps of faith, there’s a possibility we’re […]

Want to Be Alone?

    mapsbynik     Nobody lives here: The nearly 5 million Census Blocks with zero population A Block is the smallest area unit used by the U.S. Census Bureau for tabulating statistics. As of the 2010 census, the United States consists of 11,078,300 Census Blocks. Of them, 4,871,270 blocks totaling 4.61 million square kilometers […]

Let the Punishment Fit the Crime

Ohio man sentenced to wear ‘BULLY’ sign is jeered, taunted   Edmond Aviv, 62, sits with a sign he made at a street corner in the Cleveland suburb of South Euclid, Ohio April 13, 2014. (Reuters) – An Ohio man sentenced by a judge to spend Sunday wearing a sign reading “I AM A BULLY” […]

Windows 8.1 Update 1–What’s In It For You?

Here’s What’s New In The Windows 8.1 Update 1 The last time we covered something important about Windows 8 was back in October 2013 when we explored the many new features that were introduced via Windows 8.1. Boot to desktop and the deeply-missed Start Menu button were the noteworthy features that aimed to bridge the […]