Truecrypt Development Stopped, Told to be Insecure, Community is Trying to Fork

In case you were in a cave for the last few weeks, let us tell you that the development of TrueCrypt, the most widely used open source disk encryption software has recently ceased. In an abrupt announcement

Internet of Things Going too far ? Or maybe it’s just Google Ads

You probably know about the “internet of things” – the idea of connecting everyday devices and more, to internet. This may or may not be a good idea – after all, who wants their refrigerator to be

Greenwald : NSA tampers with Routers made in USA

Whistleblower Journalist Glen Greenwald has told that NSA was tampering with all the routers made in USA to install them backdoors to be used in surveillance and hacking. He also explains that one of the reasons why

Amazon is teaming up with HTC to build smartphones

HTC is helping another company jump into smartphone market – this time Amazon. The device is going to use Kindle OS, as opposed to Android, because HTC is banned from forking Android as per the rules of

Malaysian fund managers move servers to Russia to avoid NSA spying

In line with the trend of taking measures against american spying exposed by Edward Snowden, Malaysian fund managing firm moved their servers to Russia to avoid spying by usa. The firm manages multibillion dollar portfolios, and firm

Nokia design guru says Apple should end cable chaos

Nokia’s ex design guru Frank Nuovo called on Apple to work with industry groups to end the mess it is contributing to by using differing connectors for its devices. Different connectors make life harder for mobile device

Have a D-Link Router ? You may be compromised

D-Link Routers with firmware numbers DIR-100, DI-524, DI-524UP, DI-604S, DI-604UP, DI-604+, TM-G5240 were found to contain a backdoor which allowed easy access to any person supplying a certain url to access the router from outside. The security

MIT’s ‘kinect of future’ sees through walls

The ‘kinect of the future’ developed by MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) uses radio signals to see through walls and predict the location and movements of someone with excellent precision. This goes far beyond what Microsoft’s Kinect

Apple is planning new $5 billion Headquarters

Apple must be looking for places to spend their heaps of cash, it seems, since they are planning a whopping new $5 bn worth headquarters. Apple’s motives seem to be creating a workspace which will foster ‘innovation’

Diaspora – a social network in which you make the rules

In case you havent heard until now, there is a big community project called Diaspora, which aims to decentralize social networking in order to make the users of a social network masters of their own contacts, data