Technology

Multipath Router: Everybody Gets to Stream!

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

This project has legs. While 2 Mbps is probably OK for one multimedia stream, it’s woefully inadequate for a multiuser household, with several people streaming different entertainment. This product could conceivably provide enough bandwidth, through the purchase of multiple lines […]

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Start-ups in Europe: A tale of two ecosystems

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

LONDON and Berlin are vying with one another for first place among Europe’s big cities in many areas: museums, symphony orchestras, tourist crowds. Less well known, they are also competing to become the continent’s leading metropolis for digital start-ups. This […]

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Hackers Purloin 2.9M Adobe Customers’ Data

Friday, October 4, 2013

Adobe should not have relied on encryption alone, suggested consultant Joseph Santangelo. “Encryption is good for situations like laptop and storage devices, but if you’re a victim of an attack where access to applications is compromised, such as a SQL […]

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Spraying Bugs on Mars (1964)

Thursday, October 3, 2013

  Mariner IV on the launch pad under its streamlined metal launch shroud at Cape Kennedy, November 1964. Mariner III would have appeared very similar. Image: NASA Launch of Mariner III, the first of two identical spacecraft NASA planned to […]

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