Let’s Encrypt To Become A Trusted Root...

Sat Aug 6 15:47:00 2016 from www.tomshardware.com

The Let's Encrypt automated certificate authority crosses a major milestone by becoming accepted into Mozilla's certificate root store. [Read More..]

Pigs really can fly.  A big step forward for web security.

Assembly Code That Took America to the Moon Now...

Sun Jul 10 21:15:49 2016 from developers.slashdot.org

An anonymous Slashdot reader writes: "The code that took America to the moon was just published to GitHub, and it's like a 1960s time capsule," reports Quartz. Two lines of code include the comment "# TEMPORARY, I HOPE HOPE HOPE," and there's also a quote from Shakespeare's play Henry VI. In addi... [Read More..]

Hold on Matt Damon, we're coming to get you!

Samsung Unveils World's First UFS Storage...

Sun Jul 10 21:14:59 2016 from hardware.slashdot.org

An anonymous reader writes: Samsung has unveiled the world's first UFS card that could one day replace microSD cards in devices. The UFS card is based on the Universal Flash Storage 1.0 Card Extension standard and will be available in capacities from 32GB to 256GB. With a UFS card, users will be abl... [Read More..]

MicroSD cards were always a bit on the slow side.

Zend Framework - Blog - Zend Framework 3 Released!

Wed Jun 29 01:07:14 2016 from framework.zend.com

Zend Framework project official website [

Congrats to the ZF team!  It's long overdue and I can't wait to play.

Bluetooth 5 With 2x More Range and 4x Better...

Mon Jun 13 00:37:41 2016 from mobile.slashdot.org

Bluetooth is about to get more powerful. Mark Powell, executive director of the Bluetooth Special Interest Group noted in a newsletter that Bluetooth 5 will debut on June 16. The new incarnation of wireless standard offers "double the range and quadruple the speed of low energy Bluetooth transmissio... [Read More..]

I wonder how long before we see adoption of this new spec?