The Problems Of The Online Open Source Communities

GitHub is a famous online repository where you can find a myriad list of developers showcasing their code. Above all GitHub is the best know online community where developers collaborate  on open source projects. It has a become a popular activity for budding learners to work on extensive projects. In recent years the amount of … Continue reading The Problems Of The Online Open Source Communities

Spray-On Touch Screens: Turn Any Surface into a Touchpad

Researchers have found a way can turn flat surfaces of any shape or size —ranging from walls to furniture to even musical instruments — into touchpads with just a can of spray paint. Okay now lets break down how this works, shall we? The technique, dubbed Electrick by its inventors from Carnegie Mellon University in … Continue reading Spray-On Touch Screens: Turn Any Surface into a Touchpad

Intel’s Compute Card – A powerful PC that’s only the size of a credit card.

At CES this year Intel unveiled its Compute Card, a credit card-sized device that’s basically an entire PC. It’s not really as small as a credit card. But considering everything this device is capable of, we doubt anyone would mind. How it works: The card will house a CPU, memory, storage, and wireless connectivity (both Wi-Fi and … Continue reading Intel’s Compute Card – A powerful PC that’s only the size of a credit card.

Aadhaar Card system: The necessity with a hazy future.

The Aadhaar project was initiated as an attempt towards having a single, unique identification document or number that would capture all the details, including demographic and biometric information, of every resident Indian individual. The Unique Identification Authority of India (UDAI), which functions under the Planning Commission of India, is responsible for managing Aadhaar numbers and … Continue reading Aadhaar Card system: The necessity with a hazy future.

Meet Qubes OS 3.2 : The best secure Linux with a twist.

Linux operating systems (known as “distributions” or “distros”) have constant releases and updates, with some more substantial than others. Updates usually bring minor fixes and tweaks, but occasionally new distro releases or iterations can yield major changes. However, many Linux distributions (distros) are niche OSes. For instance, Kali Linux is an ethical hacking and penetration … Continue reading Meet Qubes OS 3.2 : The best secure Linux with a twist.