Archive for June, 2016


Major function improvementsDSP : Fixed a problem that the recording function may not work in the FM mode, when the recording function is stopped and then restarted.CPU : Minor update for production convenience.NOTE:- Release E2 (CPU 1.03, DSP 1.04)Update:- An optional OPC-2218LU data cable is required. – The firmware cannot be updated using the microSD…

via Icom ID-31A Transceiver Firmware E2 — Softpedia Drivers / All

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Twitch has just about had it with bots that artificially inflate view counts for videos. In fact, it’s taking the makers of such bots to court.In a post published to the Twitch Blog on Friday, Matthew DiPietro, Twitch’s senior vice president of marketing, explained how the company is working to combat fraudulent view counts. In…

via Twitch fights view-inflating bot makers with lawsuit — PCWorld

via Obama Visits Orlando: Pictures of His Tribute & Trip — Heavy.com

On June 8th, high above a thunderstorm in Colorado, an enormous 300 km wide ring of light appeared near the edge of space.This is an example of an ELVE (Emissions of Light and Very Low Frequency Perturbations due to Electromagnetic Pulse Sources).Credit image: Thomas Ashcraft – Mr. Ashcraft photographed the EMP ring using a low-light…

via Massive EMP Ring Weather Anomaly Appears Over Colorado — UFO Sightings Hotspot

In a wide-ranging commentary piece about WWDC 2016, tech journalist Walt Mossberg included an interesting bit about why Apple has not expanded iMessage to competing software platforms like Android.When I asked a senior Apple executive why iMessage wasn’t being expanded to other platforms, he gave two answers. First, he said, Apple considers its own user…

via Apple Explains Why iMessage Hasn’t Expanded to Android — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

In the weeks leading up to WWDC 2016, multiple reliable sources indicated the opening keynote would be a no-hardware affair. And as it turned out, the focus of the event was unsurprisingly on software, including iOS 10, macOS Sierra, tvOS 10, and watchOS 3. So, when can we expect new Apple hardware? Many products were…

via Hardware-Free WWDC Sets Stage for Busy Second Half of 2016 — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

According to Apple, Messages is the most used iOS app, and for that reason, it got a lot of attention in iOS 10. Messages has been completely revamped with features to make conversations more personalized, expressive, and fun. As can be seen in the video below, background animations, like balloons, confetti, and fireworks can be…

via Hands-On With Digital Touch, Bubble Effects, Apps and More in iOS 10’s Messages — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

The Photos app in iOS 10 has been updated with what Apple calls “Siri intelligence,” which essentially equates to new deep learning techniques and advanced facial and object recognition algorithms. Using these tools, Photos is able to scan a user’s entire photo library, intelligently detecting people, animals, places, and objects and grouping photos together in…

via See iOS 10’s New Photos App in Action — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

A day after Apple’s WWDC keynote address, Apple SVP of Marketing Phil Schiller and SVP of Software Engineering Craig Federighi joined Daring Fireball’s John Gruber on a special edition of his podcast, The Talk Show. The duo addressed many topics, including the emphasis on iMessage in iOS 10, opening up Siri and other parts of iOS…

via Phil Schiller and Craig Federighi Talk iMessage, Siri API and Mac App Store on ‘The Talk Show’ — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apparently, backing up the database is not covered in this document. The database of the Air Force’s Automated Case Tracking System (ACTS)—which is used by the Air Force Inspector General’s Office to manage investigations into complaints from whistleblowers of waste, fraud, and abuse; Freedom Of Information Act requests; and congressional inquiries—has become corrupted, rendering over…

via Database corruption erases 100,000 Air Force investigation records — Ars Technica

The next image shows a formation of three golden shining UFOs flying above Kirk Lake, Mahopac, NY.The witness who lives on Kirk Lake, Mahopac took a photograph of the Lake on June 12, 2016, afterwards while checking the image she saw three strange flying objects in the photograph.Despite two UFOs in the background are not…

via Formation golden-shining UFOs move at tremendous speed over Kirk Lake, Mahopac, NY — UFO Sightings Hotspot

Boris Kipriyanovich is an Indigo Child, probably the most famous in Russia. Boriska, or ‘little Boris’, was featured in Pravda after Gennady Belimov, a university professor in the Volgograd region of Russia, witnessed Boriska, then aged just seven, astound an adult audience during a camping trip in which he held them spellbound for an hour…

via Russian indigo child remembers his past life on planet Mars — UFO Sightings Hotspot

On March 23, 2016 sky-watcher Takebackspace tracked and filmed for over 10 minutes a massive Unknown Flying Object while passing Jupiter.Takebackspace states that the object is a high altitude object but he don’t know what it is, but it seems like it gets brighter (possible reflecting light) and dimmer in certain parts.At the time the…

via Giant UFO tracked and filmed while passing Jupiter — UFO Sightings Hotspot

No idea what this is but it looks like a massive sea creature which made me think of a prehistoric Plesiosaur or a gigantic squid.But if you look more closely it looks like an artificially made object, an underwater UFO coming out of the ocean?One thing is certain, the unknown object made a massive disturbance…

via Weird Sea Creature “Underwater UFO?” near Antarctica discovered on Google Earth — UFO Sightings Hotspot

On May 29, 2016 NASA’s satellite Stereo Ahead COR 2 captured one of the weirdest images so far with the sun focused images.The bizarre image proves that UFO’s flying in formations or the strange formations are the result of a camera malfunction?They are flying in small group formation which might suggest military craft. I have…

via Massive amount of UFOs in Formation passes Satellite Camera — UFO Sightings Hotspot

The new and updated features included in iOS 10 are plentiful, and Apple users and developers have already begun to voice their opinions of a number of them online. Many testers have come away impressed by new, personalized additions to old apps like Photos, the new raise-to-wake feature, and subtle but useful additions to Maps,…

via iOS 10 Beta Reactions: Photos Memories, New Unlocking Method, Sleep Analysis, and More — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

While most of the WWDC 2016 keynote was focused on iOS 10, macOS Sierra, and new versions of tvOS and watchOS, Apple also made a number of CarPlay-related announcements during the two-hour presentation. First, the new Apple Maps appearance on iOS 10 and some new features extend to the dashboard. If there is a lot…

via CarPlay at WWDC: Rearrange or Hide Apps, Apple Music Makeover, Alternate Routing, and More — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apple this week previewed watchOS 3, the next major version of its Apple Watch software platform. The first beta has been seeded to registered developers, allowing for early adopters to take a closer look at what’s new in the update. Many tidbits in the new watchOS have already been discovered that were not given much…

via watchOS 3 Tidbits: Face Gallery, Disable Screenshots, New Stock Apps, and More — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

In Safari 10, set to ship with macOS Sierra, Apple plans to disable common plug-ins like Adobe Flash, Java, Silverlight, and QuickTime by default in an effort to focus on HTML5 content and improve the overall web browsing experience. As explained by Apple developer Ricky Mondello in a post on the WebKit blog, when a…

via Safari in macOS Sierra Deactivates Flash and Other Plug-ins By Default — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Despite only showcasing iOS 10’s new rich notifications feature on an iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus during WWDC, Apple has confirmed in beta notes that devices without the pressure sensing technology of the newest iPhone models will also be getting rich notifications. Still, the feature is relegated — and “optimized” — for the 6s…

via Apple Confirms Rich Notifications Will Come to Devices Without 3D Touch — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Microsoft founder and world’s richest man, Bill Gates explains how he would live on $2 a dayCurrently, the world’s richest man, Bill Gates has a net worth of $79.4 billion. Just imagine if the Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist had only $2. What would he do then?In a recent Gates Notes blogpost, he said that…

via Microsoft Founder Bill Gates Explains What He Would Do If He Lived On $2 A Day — TechWorm

This trick will free more storage in your iPhone without deleting a thingIf you are an owner of an iPhone, clearing storage space is a constant concern for people with iPhones. It can be a fight to keep deleting apps and pictures to try and keep freeing up space, whether it’s to install the latest…

via Free lots of storage space on your iPhone with this easy trick — TechWorm

Microsoft is buying LinkedIn professional social media network for $26.2 billionMicrosoft Corp agreed to buy the professional social media platform, LinkedIn Corp for $26.2 billion, or $196 a share, in an all-cash deal, combining the software giant’s fast-growing cloud services business with an online network of 433 million professionals.The acquisition, the largest in Microsoft CEO…

via Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26.2 billion — TechWorm

This $710 tool can hack hundreds of contactless cards by sniffing them and clone them at 15 cards per secondIf you had this tool, you may never need cash anymore. The tool which is known as Contactless Infusion X5 can steal contactless credit card information including the card number and the card holder’s name and address…

via This $710 tool can sniff contactless card details from 8 cm away and clone them — TechWorm

HBO’s Games of Thrones S06 E08 leaked by pirates once again along with Veep and Silicon ValleyDespite HBO’s best efforts to try and limit Game of Thrones downloads, the new episodes including the GoT S06 E08 continue to leak early. Once again the latest episode of the show leaked from HBO’s own video service online…

via HBO Fooled Again as Pirates Leak Game Of Thrones S06 E08 and Other TV Shows — TechWorm

Hacker Puts Up Stolen 290,000 U.S. Driver’s License Records For Sale On The Dark WebNSA is selling stolen U.S. Driver’s License information on the Dark Web! No, its not the actual NSA belonging to government of United States but a hacker who has a handle named NSA.A dataset that contains the personal details and driver’s…

via Hacker Puts up Stolen 290,000 US Driver’s License Details for Sale on Dark Web — TechWorm

North Korea vs. South Korea : North Korean hackers stole F-15 blueprints in attack on 140,000 South Korean computersNorth Korea hacked into more than 140,000 computers at 160 South Korean firms and government agencies stealing tens of thousands of documents related to the defense industry including U.S. fighter jet F-15 designs, the latest in a…

via North Korean hackers stole blueprints for US fighter jets from South Korean computers — TechWorm

Skynet Redux : This robot hurts people on purpose and makes them bleedMany AI and robotics apologists base their support for AI on Asimov’s First Law for Robotics.Asimov’s First Law of Robotics is very clear: Robots may not harm people.Doomsday predictors including Elon Musk of Tesla have long predicted a Terminator style Skynet domination of…

via This Robot Can Intentionally Hurt People And Make Them Bleed — TechWorm

Here is how you can enable Intel XMP to make your RAM run at its advertised speedsIf you have assembled your own PC and purchased speedy RAM (Random Access Memory), there are very good chances that RAM is not really running at its advertised timings. Unless you manually tune its timings or enable Intel’s XMP,…

via How to enable Intel XMP to make your RAM run at its advertised speeds — TechWorm

Here’s a look at the best 5 PHP frameworks for developersIt is very difficult to create complex applications or websites in today’s areas. However, with the help of PHP, which is known as the most popular server-side scripting language in the world, we can easily and quickly develop a website. It has come a long…

via Take a look at the top 5 PHP Frameworks For Developers — TechWorm

The world’s biggest companies may be in danger of getting hacked due to outdated WordPress and Drupal installations, just as it happened to law firm Mossack Fonseca, which was at the heart of the Panama Papers data breach. This piece of information comes to us via US security firm RiskIQ, who decided to scan the…

via The World’s Biggest Companies Use Outdated WordPress and Drupal Installations — Softpedia News > Stories about WordPress

Attackers have been using a newly discovered zero-day in the WP Mobile Detector plugin to upload backdoor scripts on WordPress sites and are currently employing it to upload adult-themed SEO spam on affected websites. The WP Mobile Detector plugin is a simple tool that detects mobile users and allows webmasters to load a specific mobile-friendly…

via WordPress Sites Under Attack from New Zero-Day in WP Mobile Detector Plugin — Softpedia News > Stories about WordPress

Apple yesterday announced macOS Sierra, the latest version of its Mac software platform and renamed successor to OS X El Capitan. The first beta was released to developers following yesterday’s keynote, providing early adopters with a closer look at what’s new. Apple File System Apple File System, or APFS, is a next-generation file system for…

via macOS Sierra Tidbits: Apple File System, RAID Support, and More — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apple today unveiled new versions of iOS, watchOS, tvOS, and macOS, all of which are jam-packed with new features. iOS in particular was referred to as Apple’s biggest iOS update ever, with major improvements to Messages, Apple Music, Siri, and tons of other minor features. It took Apple two hours to go over all of…

via Watch Apple’s Two-Hour 2016 WWDC Keynote in 7 Minutes — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apple today announced iOS 10, the next major version of its iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch software platform. The update is available in beta for Apple developers starting today, allowing early adopters to update and take a closer look at what’s new. A public beta will be available in July, followed by an official launch…

via iOS 10 Tidbits: Individual Read Receipts, Wake Alarm, Music Storage Optimization, and More — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

As Apple’s Worldwide Developer’s Conference keynote has wrapped up, the company this afternoon posted a full video of the event on its website, letting anyone who happened to miss the event catch up in their own time. Apple is expected to upload the full-length video to iTunes and YouTube later in the day. As usual,…

via Apple Shares Full Video of Today’s WWDC Keynote Presentation — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

At today’s WWDC keynote, Apple unveiled iOS 10, the latest version of its mobile operating system that will launch in the fall. Apple’s list of new features for iOS 10 is extensive, focusing on revamping established apps (like Messages, Photos, and Apple Music), introducing new aspects of the user interface, and doubling down on privacy.…

via Apple Announces iOS 10 With Overhauled Messages App, Rich Notifications, and More — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apple used its WWDC 2016 keynote on Monday to unveil macOS ‘Sierra’, the successor to its OS X 10.11 El Capitan operating system for the Mac, promising window tab support across multiple apps, copy and paste between devices, Siri integration, and more. The announcement of a change in naming convention also means that Apple now…

via Apple Unveils macOS ‘Sierra’ With New Continuity Features, Window Tabs, Apple Watch Login, Siri, and More — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apple today announced watchOS 3, the next major version of its Apple Watch software platform. The update includes several performance and navigation improvements, new watch faces and apps, several fitness-related features, and more. “Apple Watch is the ultimate companion for a healthy life and with watchOS 3, there’s now even more to love,” said Jeff…

via Apple Announces watchOS 3 With Dock, Control Center, New Watch Faces and Apps, And More — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Today at WWDC, Apple announced an updated version of tvOS that includes new functionality and features for Siri, single sign-on and more. Apple also announced that a few new apps will be arriving on tvOS, including Sling, Fox Sports Go, Molotov TV, and a handful of game-based apps like Minecraft Story Mode and Sketch Party.…

via Apple Debuts New tvOS Features Including ‘Single Sign-On’, Enhanced Siri and More — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) kicks off today in San Francisco with the traditional keynote being held for the first time at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, the same location Apple used for its “Hey Siri” media event last September. Photo by Walt Mossberg The keynote begins at 10:00 AM Pacific Time / 1:00…

via Live Coverage of Apple’s WWDC 2016 Keynote: iOS 10, macOS 10.12, and More [Keynote Over] — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Following rumors that Apple is prepping a “Deep Blue” or “Dark Blue” color option to replace the Space Gray color for the upcoming iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, designer Martin Hajek has created some renderings imagining what such handsets might look like. Hajek’s renderings reflect myriad rumors pointing towards only minor changes for the…

via Concept Imagines What a ‘Deep Blue’ or ‘Dark Blue’ iPhone 7 Could Look Like — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Expectation that Apple is set to announce Siri for the Mac at WWDC 2016 has intensified over the weekend, thanks to an apparently unprompted reference to OS X leaked by none other than the personal assistant on iPhone. Asking Siri the oddly worded question, “Open settings in the window” simply opens the iOS Settings app.…

via Siri References OS X ‘Finder’ Ahead of WWDC 2016 [Update: Siri May Know ‘Dark Mode’ Too] — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

What Is This Weird Glowing Spot Hovering Over Pluto? Is it aliens? Sure sounds like aliens—but these strange, glowing patches over Pluto are actually something else (almost) as mysterious. NASA’s New Horizons snapped this photo of sunlight streaming through Pluto’s haze haze during the spacecraft’s close approach on July 14, 2015. But, as researchers looked closer at…

via Some Calling The Strange Glowing Lights Hovering Over Pulto Extraterrestrials — Educating Humanity

Where Did All the UFO Sightings Go? New York state and the rest of the world have been witnessing an upward trend in UFO sightings since 2010. In 2015, the trend for UFO sightings dropped off. The dip wasn’t exactly unprecedented. There’s an occurrence known loosely in Ufology circles as the ripple effect. UFO sightings…

via Are UFO Sighting Cyclical and Are They On The Decline? — Educating Humanity

Mysterious UFOs Filmed During Apollo 10 Moon Mission (1969) – Finding UFO

via A Look At Old NASA Footage Reveals UFOs on the Moon — Educating Humanity

via 15 of the Most Bizarre Mysteries That Have Never Been Solved — Educating Humanity

It is a well known fact that UFOs are using clouds to hide themselves in their entirety or partially and sometimes they create a cloud around them.The next image taken on June 10, 2016 shows a cloud formation over Gonzales, Texas.If you look at the lower black cloud, a very unusual shape can be seen…

via UFO hiding in clouds spotted in Gonzales, Texas — UFO Sightings Hotspot

If you’ve read the 1977 Sci-Fi book Battlefield Earth, you’ll probably remember that it talked about Voyager, the actual NASA space probe that was launched in order to study the outer Solar System and hopefully make contact with would-be alien lifeforms.The story was engaging, entertaining, and perhaps even a bit too realistic. If you have…

via ALIENS AMONG US? — UFO Sightings Hotspot

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference kicks off on Monday, June 13 with a keynote event at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time, where Apple is expected to show off the latest versions of its iOS, OS X, tvOS, and watchOS operating systems and perhaps debut new features for services like Apple Pay and iCloud. Ahead of the conference,…

via What to Expect at WWDC 2016 — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apple today began decorating the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, which is where the Worldwide Developers Conference keynote will be held on Monday. Crews have started putting up window decorations, and rainbow-colored flags, and as the weekend progresses, we should see additional banners and signage. This year’s Worldwide Developers Conference website, app, and…

via WWDC 2016 Decorations Going Up at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium Ahead of Monday’s Keynote Event — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Multiple rumors have claimed that Intel will supply at least a portion of LTE and Wi-Fi modems for the iPhone 7 series, alongside existing supplier Qualcomm, and a new report offers a closer look at how the orders will be divided between the companies. Bloomberg reports that Intel modems will be reserved for AT&T iPhone…

via Apple to Use Intel Modems in AT&T iPhone 7, Qualcomm Modems for Verizon and China — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Bluetooth 5, the next generation of Bluetooth standard, will be formally announced next week, offering quadruple the range and double the speed of the current low-energy wireless protocol. Executive director of the Bluetooth Special Interest Group, Mark Powell, revealed the news in a published email sent to UK health and monitoring company Blue Maestro. The…

via ‘Bluetooth 5’ to be Announced Next Week [Update: Bringing 2x Speed, 4x Range] — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apple is planning to introduce a “Deep Blue” color option to replace the Space Gray color option for the upcoming iPhone 7, according to a new report from Japanese website Mac Otakara. The new color will stand alongside the already available Silver, Gold and Rose Gold. Mac Otakara says Apple plans to discontinue the “Space Gray” color,…

via Sketchy Rumor Says Apple Will Add ‘Deep Blue’ Color for iPhone 7, Drop ‘Space Gray’ — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Following rumors suggesting the next-generation MacBook Pro will feature an OLED touch panel that replaces the function keys, designer Martin Hajek has created some renderings imagining what such a MacBook Pro might look like. Hajek’s design incorporates some recent information indicating the touch panel on the MacBook Pro could be contextual, with icons and imagery…

via Concept Imagines What a Dynamic OLED Touch Panel Could Look Like on a MacBook Pro — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

iPhones worth $16000 stolen by thieves dressed as Apple employees from NYC Apple StoresA man in New York City under the guise of an Apple employee walked into the company’s New York City SoHo location and made off with more than $16,000 worth of Apple iPhones on 1st June. A total of 19 iPhones were…

via Theives dressed as Apple employees steal iPhones worth $16,130 from NYC stores — TechWorm

Is Elon Musk helping Pentagon build a ‘flying metal’ suit just like Iron Man?Elon Musk, the billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, met with U.S. Secretary of Defense, Ash Carter on Wednesday, as the Pentagon looks to raise its technology game.According to a Defense Department spokesman, the focus of the closed-door get together was Carter’s attempt…

via Elon Musk’s Secret Meeting With Pentagon For Iron Man Like Flying Suit — TechWorm

Facebook will soon be deleting a secret group of photos from your profile soonFacebook is about to delete a group of photos on your account that you might have forgotten about — or not even known were there.Did you know about a group of photos which are currently live in the private “Synced” or “Synced…

via Facebook to delete a secret group of photos from your FB Profile, here’s how to keep them — TechWorm

Google’s parent Alphabet wants to beam super-fast Wi-Fi directly into your home instead of laying expensive cablesOn Wednesday, Chairman Eric Schmidt at Google parent-company Alphabet’s annual shareholders meeting announced that Google is working on ultra-high-speed internet access that can be beamed directly to consumers’ homes.The new technology is cheaper and could allow Google to bypass…

via Alphabet Wants To Beam High-Speed Internet To Your Home — TechWorm

Meet Tessa88, the female Russian hacker who is selling millions of Twitter, MySpace, VK, LinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook login credentialsTessa88 is now a celebrity. At least the users who have been affected by her hacked log details will agree. Tessa88 is the woman hacker who has leaked millions of login details of Twitter, MySpace, LinkedIN,…

via The story of Russian female hacker behind Twitter, MySpace, VK, LinkedIn data leaks — TechWorm

Inventor of Web, Tim Berners-Lee says that we need a new web that is out of government controlTim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web, says internet has become the world’s most powerful medium for knowledge, communications and commerce from the time it was created for scientists to easily find information.“It controls what people see, creates…

via We Need A New Web That Governments Cannot Control Says Web Inventor — TechWorm

Is Microsoft planning to let Windows 10 users run Xbox games?Sony Playstation 4 continues to lead the market in game consoling with Microsoft’s Xbox One in second place. As a result, Microsoft has decided to focus on combining PC gaming with the Xbox One in order to sell more video games.Xbox One was originally launched…

via Microsoft working on turning every Windows 10 run PC into an Xbox — TechWorm

Programmer Automates His Job For 6 Years, Finally Gets Fired, In The Meantime Forgets How To CodeWe all know that there is no such thing as a free lunch in this life. You have to do work to earn your place in this world. One programmer from San Francisco Bay area thought he could do…

via A programmer automates his job for six years forgets coding, gets caught and fired — TechWorm

Did you know you can stop your Laptop from overheating by stacking copper coins on it!One of the biggest worries about playing a long drawn game or working on too many projects on your laptop is the heating. Laptops, however superior make, tend to heat up while playing resource hungry and time consuming games like …

via How you can stop your computer from overheating by stacking copper coins on it — TechWorm

Users of Google’s Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browser are more committed to work than Apple’s Safari usersWhile there is a constant argument over which web browser is the best, a new study reveals that your browser choice may say more about work habits.Apple fanboys wont like what a new research has to say but it…

via Firefox And Chrome Users More Committed At Work Than Safari or IE — TechWorm

Anonymous using pornbots to bombard thousands of ISIS affiliated Twitter accounts with pornThe online hacktivist group, Anonymous has a new weapon against ISIS and its supporters Twitter accounts. Swarm and flood their Twitter accounts with porn. For this operation, the Anonymous are reportedly using bots called pornbots.According to reports, the Twitter accounts of ISIS supporters have been…

via Anonymous find a new weapon against ISIS Twitter accounts, Bombard them with Porn — TechWorm

Forced Windows 10 upgrade stops hack attack on a TeamViewer victim midwayLet’s be clear about one thing, we all hate Microsoft pushing its latest Windows 10 upgrade down our throat. This has been written and glossed over since Microsoft changed the Windows 10 upgrade from the earlier optional to recommended automatic upgrade in late January. I…

via For once Microsoft’s forced Windows 10 update turns a saviour — TechWorm

Julian Assange says that Google working closely with Hillary Clinton presidential campaignWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange claimed that Google was working closely with Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign to promote the Democratic presidential candidate. Assange, who is holed up in Equadorian embassy in London, appeared via a video link during ‘New Era of Journalism: Farewell to Mainstream international…

via Google is helping Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign: Julian Assange — TechWorm

Drones can actually be controlled by Nintendo Power GlovesDuring an Intel booth at Bay Area Maker Faire, two enthusiasts, Gerrit and Mike ran into Nolan Moore who was showing off his work to combine a Nintendo Power Glove with an AR Drone quadcopter. The interesting thing is that not only did this trick manage to…

via Nintendo Power Glove is used to function a quadcopter — TechWorm

Microsoft says ‘not guilty’ to allegations of making Windows 10 upgrade impossible to blockAccording to a new report, Microsoft’s push to update existing Windows 7 and 8.1 users is now becoming a thrust. Recent claims suggest that Microsoft made the switch to the new operating system impossible to block.Windows 10 upgrades are now almost impossible…

via Microsoft Blamed For Making Windows 10 Upgrade Impossible To Block — TechWorm

Mitsubishi Outlander hybrid car alarm can be wirelessly hackedSecurity researchers at Pen Test Partners have discovered vulnerability in the Mitsubishi Outlander plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) that could allow the car’s anti-theft alarms to be disabled and its battery drained through wireless hack.The vulnerability stems from the car’s use of on-board Wi-Fi system, and could…

via Hacker exploit Wi-Fi vulnerability, hack Mitsubishi Outlander hybrid car alarm — TechWorm

Fliers on American Airlines new fleet will get 12Mbps connection for every seatLooks like you will not be grumbling any longer about the poor Wi-Fi connection while travelling in an airline because American Airlines is going to bring fast internet connection speeds to you. While the listed speed of 12Mbps might not be a revolutionary…

via American Airlines to give 12Mbps connection per customer — TechWorm

A former NASA chief just launched this AI startup to turbocharge neural computingFormer NASA head by the name of Dan Goldin has founded his own company in an attempting to deliver a major boost to the field of neural computing. He calls it KnuEdge’s and before that, it was called Intellisis. The NASA head will…

via NASA Ex-head launches AI startup to supercharge computing processes — TechWorm

Microsoft unveils Planner, a project-management tool for all Office 365 usersStarting yesterday, Microsoft has started to roll out its free Office 365 Planner service to Office 365 customers. “Over the next several weeks,” Planner will be rolling out to all eligible Office 365 business and education customers around the world. This includes Office 365 E1…

via Microsoft rolls out Planner for all Office 365 users — TechWorm

Researchers discover the most hackable countries on the InternetSome of the richest and most developed nations are at the extreme risk of hacks and cyberattacks partly because they have more unsafe systems connected to the internet, according to security researchers. The databases contain important personal information, including passwords.In its latest research published Monday, Security firm…

via Researchers discover the most hackable countries on the Internet — TechWorm

With only three months to go until the launch of the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus, case makers have already started creating cases for the two devices based on rumored specifications. We were able to get our hands on a set of iPhone 7 cases, so we did a comparison video to see…

via iPhone 7 Case: Nearly Identical Fit to 6s, Except for Camera Cutout and No Headphone Jack — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Amid rumors suggesting Apple will remove the headphone jack in upcoming the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, Lenovo-owned Motorola today announced the Moto Z and the Z Force, two new smartphones that eschew headphone jacks in favor of an ultra-thin design. Sans headphone jack, Motorola has managed to shrink the Moto Z down to…

via Motorola’s New ‘Moto Z’ and ‘Z Force’ Smartphones Have No Headphone Jack — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Ahead of Apple’s WWDC 2016 keynote next Monday, June 13 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time, Siri is now offering up some traditionally witty responses to users that ask about potential announcements. iPhone users can test Siri themselves by asking “what to expect at WWDC?” or similar questions. All of Siri’s responses are unsurprisingly vague, including…

via Siri Offers Witty Responses to Users Asking About WWDC Announcements — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Although rumors surrounding Apple’s electric car project began intensifying after the vehicle’s development sped up last September, a new report out of The Guardian looks back before all of the current hubbub began, at the “secret car” that became of special interest to former Apple CEO Steve Jobs. Called the V-Vehicle and created by industrial…

via Steve Jobs Met With ‘V-Vehicle’ Creator in 2010 to Discuss Interest in a Cheaper, Lightweight Car — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

The Moon is not a natural satellite – and therefore artificial. Some intelligent beings put it into orbit around the Earth.Possibly the strongest evidence for it to be a ‘hollow object’ comes from the fact that when meteors strike the Moon, the latter rings like a bell.More specifically when the Apollo crew in November 20,…

via The Hollow Moon Theory: Is the Moon Hollow? — UFO Sightings Hotspot

It’s a Sputnik moment, but the public’s not paying attention. The long moribund federal space program was officially pronounced dead in 2010.Bezos and other billionaires have been developing space infrastructure technology since 2000 and now the regulatory obstacles are being removed.Elon Musk has said his mission is to provide an emergency escape to colonize Mars…

via Billionaire Space Race: Prepper Bug-Out or Global Domination? — UFO Sightings Hotspot

It is said Mars has been an off-site staging area for Nephilim invading the Earth.The following enhanced color image captured by the Hirise camera on Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows the wall of the 3-kilometer diameter crater that occurs within the ejecta blanket of the much older Bakhuysen Crater, a 150-kilometer diameter impact crater in Noachis…

via HIRISE Captured Giant “Nephilim” Skeleton In Crater On Mars? — UFO Sightings Hotspot

The pharaoh, who ruled Ancient Egypt between the years 1332 and 1323 BCE, was hidden away in his tomb until its excavation in 1922, along with this highly ornamental blade.A team of Italian and Egyptian researchers’ cutting-edge X-ray analysis reveals that the knife, which was originally discovered by Howard Carter in 1915, is mostly composed…

via King Tut Owned A Dagger From Outer Space — UFO Sightings Hotspot

A tourist has filmed a strange object that appears to be floating above the horizon at Cocoa Beach in Florida.Is it an alien craft, a hologram deliberately put in the sky or it is something that appears from a parallel universe?According to experts it is a rare natural phenomenon, known as a Fata Morgana and…

via Tourist captures vessel floating above the horizon at Cocoa Beach, Florida — UFO Sightings Hotspot

Apple has added a page for the 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference to its events website, confirming plans to live stream the keynote event on June 13 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time. The keynote event, which will take place at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, will be available on Macs and iOS devices…

via Apple to Live Stream June 13 WWDC Keynote — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

The Merchant Consortium Exchange, aka MCX, today told beta testers that it is suspending its CurrentC beta test on June 28 and postponing all further releases of the payments platform. The news was delivered in an email sent to all Columbus, Ohio beta testers and shared by The Consumerist. On June 28, when the beta…

via MCX Ends CurrentC Beta Test, Postpones All Further Releases — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

According to some rumors, Apple’s iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will not include a headphone jack, requiring headphones to connect to the devices using a Lightning connector. Last month, MacRumors considered the case for and against Lightning headphones by comparing the audio performance of existing brands at three different price points: the $45 Brightech…

via iPhone 7 and the Audiophile Case For Lightning Headphones — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

New sources have come forth claiming that Apple is in fact aiming to phase out digital music downloads on iTunes, despite the fact that Apple rep Tom Neumayr specifically stated such rumors were “not true” in May. Speaking with Digital Music News, the insiders said that Apple is simply “keeping their options open” while moving…

via Report Insists Apple Will Eliminate iTunes Store Music Downloads in Future — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apple plans to announce new MacBook Air models within the month of June, and begin shipping the notebooks to retailers in August, according to Japanese website Mac Otakara. The conflicting report also claims that Apple will announce a refresh to its entire MacBook Pro series this month, although it did not specify when shipments of…

via Updated MacBook Air and MacBook Pro With USB-C May Still Be Unveiled in June — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apple’s Phil Schiller recently sat down with several publications including The Loop and The Verge to detail some of the changes that are going to be made to the App Store under his reign, including major improvements to search, subscription access for all developers, App Store ads when searching for content, and some other smaller…

via Apple Announces Major App Store Changes Including New Subscription Terms and Search Ads — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Luxury device manufacturer Feld & Volk is known for ripping the internals out of iPhones and building new enclosures for them from a range of high-quality materials, and now the company is doing the same thing with the Apple Watch. Feld & Volk extracted the components of the Apple Watch and built a unique carbon…

via Hands-On With Feld & Volk’s Custom $5000+ Carbon Fiber Apple Watch — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Because iOS, watchOS, and tvOS all share a common naming scheme, there’s been some speculation that OS X, the operating system for Macs, could see a name change to “MacOS” at this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference. Earlier this year, Apple referenced “MacOS” in an environmental website update, and today the company has made the same…

via Apple Again References ‘MacOS’, This Time on Developer Website — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

New Brain Implant Will Let You Control Machines Using Your ThoughtsJust imagine if you are able to control your machines with nothing but your thoughts.A team of researchers and engineers at Melbourne University are currently pursuing this goal to lead the path in the hugely important field of developing brain machine interfaces. They are developing…

via New Brain Implant Will Allow You To Control Machines Using Your Thoughts — TechWorm

Video: Apollo 17 Mission Crew Warned Not To Return To Moon After Being Send Off By Hostile Alien UFO, Claim Conspiracy TheoristsA “sinister” UFO has been spotted flying over the lunar surface in an old NASA Apollo 17 NASA image, claim online UFO conspiracy theorists.The UFO was supposedly watching (see the video below) the 1972…

via NASA Image Shows Alien UFO Guiding Apollo 17 Mission Crew Off The Moon- Conspiracy Theorists — TechWorm

Apple iPhone 7 Plus ‘super dual camera’, Lightning dock port and other features explainedEven as the world eagerly waits for Apple to release its latest iPhone, the leak websites are agog with the features the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Yes, Apple will be releasing iPhone 7 in two different versions to lure different…

via Apple iPhone 7 Plus ‘supercamera’ dual camera and other features explained — TechWorm

An interesting crop circle formation, which looks like a neutron star, has been spotted at Willoughby Hedge, near Mere, Wiltshire, UK on May 5, 2016.Credit: More photos/ground shots can be found at: CropCircleConnector.We may wonder whether this crop circle refers to an astronomical event in the near future, similar to an astronomical event which probably…

via Latest 2016 Crop Circle in Wiltshire, UK depicts a Neutron Star? — UFO Sightings Hotspot

Apple recently updated the homepage of its website with a tribute to legendary boxer Muhammad Ali, who died on Friday at age 74. Ali was admitted to a hospital earlier in the week due to respiratory ailments, which were further complicated due to a lengthy battle with Parkinson’s disease. The tribute on Apple’s website includes…

via Apple Honors the Life of Muhammad Ali on its Homepage — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apple rose to 3rd place in the annual Fortune 500 list of the top U.S. corporations based on gross revenue, trailing behind only Walmart and Exxon Mobil. Apple’s previous rankings include 5th place in 2015 and 2014, 6th place in 2013, 17th place in 2012, 35th place in 2011 and 56th place in 2010. Other…

via Apple Rises to #3 in Annual Fortune 500 Rankings — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan update to developers for testing purposes, two weeks after releasing the first OS X 10.11.6 beta and three weeks after the public release of OS X 10.11.5. The OS X 10.11.6 update, build 15G12a, can be downloaded through the Apple Developer…

via Apple Seeds Second OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan Beta to Developers — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page

Apple this weekend debuted new ads for Apple Music, featuring record producer, label executive, and musician DJ Khaled. The ads, which aired following the Apple Music launch of DJ Khaled and Drake’s new track “For Free,” feature DJ Khaled with Naomi Campbell and Ray Liotta. The first of the two ads, filmed with Naomi Campbell,…

via Apple Debuts New Apple Music Ads Featuring DJ Khaled, Naomi Campbell and Ray Liotta — MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors – Front Page