Hackers Turn Off Lights, Demand Cash

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Hackers literally turned out the lights in "several regions outside the United States" after breaking into electrical utilities and demanding extortion payments before disrupting the power, senior CIA analyst Tom Donahue told utility engineers at...

Malware doubles as hackers turn to web: report

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In the first quarter of 2007, security firm Sophos PLC identified 23,864 new malware threats, more than double the 9,450 the company found in the same period last year. The company's report said this growth...

Turn any web widget into a Vista Gadget

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The Amnesty Generator for Windows is designed to easily convert any embeddable web site widget (including Google Gadgets) into a Vista Sidebar Gadget. Compared to Vista's Gadget library's relatively meager 275 gadgets, Google Gadgets for...

Dolby to Turn Volume Down on Loud Commercials

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Dolby. That's all I have to say and you think of "audio" and "surround sound". What's that company up to recently? Dolby Volume: a technology that equalizes the volume across all audio coming out of...

European rivals turn wary eye on Microsoft

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European security software makers are closely, but quietly, watching as Microsoft enters their turf. Companies such as F-Secure, Panda Software and Sophos are taking a low-key approach, unlike their U.S. counterparts. Cupertino, Calif.-based Symantec, in...

New Cordless Phones Let Skype Users Turn Off PC

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Skype on Thursday announced cordless phones that do not require a running computer to use its Voice over Internet Protocol services. The new class of phones lets users make and receive Skype calls over...

Microsoft Developers Turn to Linux

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Developers using Microsoft's Latest News about Microsoft popular Visual Studio .Net software engineering suite were today offered a plug-in that allows them to code Web applications forLinux Latest News about Linux. Referred to as...

Turn your GBA into a TV

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Wouldn't it be nice if you could watch TV on your GBA? Now you can at a pretty low price of £10.99. For this price you also get an AV in/out so you...

Lasers turn beam on TV recycling

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Recycling a TV or PC monitor has always been somewhat expensive. Mainly due to the long and tedious process involved (separation of recyclable goods). Now a laser technique that can separate materials in...

SMBs turn to the Penguin

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One in four UK small and medium businesses (SMBs) now use Linux, and more than than half think it robust enough for mission-critical applications, according to a new study. Two in five of the 200...

Pickpockets turn to technology

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Now geeks can get girls numbers by hacking them :D - ed A potential loophole in security for Bluetooth phones, which could see strangers hacking into your address books, has been...

Turn Your GBA into a Game Console

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This is a mod of all mods for the GameBoy Advance. Essentially converting it into a game console with an ability to attach a joystick, output video to a TV or an RGB monitor, and...

Web News turn into profit...

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Superb- when do we get the cheques! "After the bubble years in which Internet publications burned through a phenomenal amount of other people's money, web journalism is starting to take off. It may...

Turn your Radeon 9500 into a Radeon 9700

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IXBT REPORTS, based on overclockers.ru, that it's possible to perform modifications to the Radeon 9500 to turn it into a Radeon 9700. There's Russian text and some diagrams about this claim, here . ...

TURN THE F***iNG NOISE DOWN!

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Ever wanted to really really really annoy the neighbours? Good! Heres how. Slashdot posted this nice article on how to build your own sub-woofer - and boy does it look cool! Definatly worth a look:...

Hackers turn tables on file-swapping firms

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For the past several weeks, the pseudonymous programmer, who says he's a male college student and declines to give his real name, has been releasing versions of popular file-swapping programs online with the advertising and...

Turn your SBLive! into an Audigy?

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Warp2search (Thanks Bob) are running a follow up to the story that kind of re-surfaced again this week "Creative Soundblaster Audigy a fake?". They have managed to find a chinese site and translate the main...

Xerox to turn PARC loose

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From the people who started the graphical user interface revolution, invented the mouse, heck you may as well say the "whole ball of wax", comes news that Xerox will finally turn its famed Palo Alto...

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