6 Movie Scenes Embarrasing to Hackers

Most tech people out there will be able to relate. Dad can’t get the wifi turned on? Unplug the stupid router then plug it back in and suddenly you are the house tech God. Teacher can’t get her email login to work? Caps lock makes you the class guru of computers. God help you if you reset your neighbors virus ridden laptop that has visited some very questionable websites according to the internet history. Suddenly the whole neighborhood is convinced that if anyone messes with you, you’ll knock their house off the power grid and crash an airplane into their...


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What's the Internet of Things and Why You should NOT be Excited

We keep hearing about this Internet of things. Samsung unveiled that 100% of their devices will be IOT enabled 5 years from now, with 90% of them being enabled by 2017 (that's a pretty ambitious goal if you ask me). But what is this Internet Of Things? It's pretty vague. So before I get into why it may not be as great as some people say it will, I'll go ahead and explain exactly what it is. Basically, the internet of things is a network of, well, things. Anything you have in you're house now is projected to be on...


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The Pro's and Cons of EBooks

As a recently new invention, ebooks hae taken the modern world by storm. You can now carry around an entire library of books in you're pocket or purse, and read whenever/wherever you go. Ebooks are not without their drawbacks, however, and many still prefer physical books (including myself). So what are the pro's of ebooks and are they really as great as many companies who want to sell these new-ish devices to you claim. Pros: A huge library can be stored at your fingertips The first, and probably most obvious one, is the amount of books that one is now...


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Why Adblock Sucks

For many, adblock is the savior of the internet. It's protection from all those pesky ads that come up taking away from the beautiful content of the internets. But it sucks. Why? Well first you have to change your perspective on the internet. Imagine yourself as a content creator. Put yourself in the shoes of a small blog or website, like this one. In fact, any website would work. Pick your favorite, anything. Buzzfeed, Wired, whatever. Imagine that website stopped making content. Why? Simple. They stopped making money. The website full of wonderous content that you religiously read up on...


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Has Technology Changed Human Interaction?

Every teenager and kid knows the whining, incessant argument: "How long have you been on that thing!? You should do something meaningful; go outside, play some ball, go exploring! You don't know until you try! You'll never have good experiences or meet any new people with that awful screen!" or "You're killing your eyes on that! Why don't you go outside or read a book?" Many questions have already been raised on the effects of technology; how it "absorbs" our time and distracts us from accomplishing anything "meaningful" in our youthful lives. Myself has heard the argument above an uncountable...


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