Analysis reveals popular Adobe passwordsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – ""123456" was the most popular password among the millions of Adobe users whose details were stolen during an attack on the company." http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24821528 Somehow I felt this clip would be appropriate in conjunction to this story... :p (HowTos)

This Programmable 6,000-Part Drawing Boy Automata is Arguably the First Computer andview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Quote: Designed in the late 1770s this incredible little robot called simply The Writer, was designed and built by Swiss-born watchmaker Pierre Jaquet-Droz with help from his son Henri-Louis, and Jean-Frédéric Leschot. Jaquet-Droz was one of the greatest automata designers to ever live and The Writer is considered his pièce de résistance. (HowTos)

Forum Thread: A Comparison of Vagrant and Dockerview story

https://www.linux.com – A Hacker News forum thread discusses the similarities and differences between Vagrant and Docker: "It is unfortunate that so many people compare Vagrant and Docker. While there is overlap, Docker is mostly not viable as a dev environment tool alone, so it isn't a fair comparison. (Software)

Full Circle Podcast Episode 35, Manchester Girl Geeks Barcamp 2013 Specialview story

http://fullcirclemagazine.org – Full Circle Podcast Episode 35, Manchester Girl Geeks Barcamp 2013 Special Welcome to the second of our 2 part conference special, in this episode the presenters reflect on the first ever Manchester Girl Geeks Barcamp held at the MadLab on 16th March 2013 File Sizes: OGG 40.9Mb MP3 63.6Mb Running Time: 1hr 09mins 16seconds Feeds for both MP3 and OGG: RSS feed, MP3: http://fullcirclemagazine.or (Distributions)

Iceweasel can't establish a connection to the server at crunchbang.orgview story

http://crunchbang.org – Iceweasel seems unable to access certain pages, for example when openinghttp://crunchbang.org/startor https://bank.barclays.co.uk/olb/auth/LoginLink.action it reportsIceweasel can't establish a connection to the server at crunchbang.org.even though the same url works fine with Chrome, and iceweasel is happy to go to some other pages such as google or news.bbc.co.ukAny thoughts what's hap (HowTos)

[SOLVED] Strange crontab-script interaction (bash)view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 and bash. I've written a pair of shell scripts that allow me to set an alarm which, after ringing, unsets itself. The first, alarmset, allows me to enter a time and modifies the alarm line in the crontab. (Hardware)

EU Commission fines Microsoft $731 million, but does it really matter?view story

http://www.linuxbsdos.com – From LinuxBSDos.com.The EU Competition Commission, which levied a fine on Microsoft, had indicated long before the announcement what was in store, so “EU fines Microsoft” was expected. What we did not know was how much the fine was going to be. The fine was for failing to offer users of Microsoft operating system a choice of Web browsers, after agreeing to do just that. (General)

Matter, A For-Profit Media Accelerator Backed By KQED, Knight And PRX, Debuts First Classview story

http://techcrunch.com – Public broadcasters continue to face a lot of pressure as going concerns in the face of bigger overall pressure for the media industry, and like all media companies, they are looking towards a new generation of entrepreneurs for innovation. (IT news)

Framebench Is A Google Docs For Creative Collaborationview story

http://techcrunch.com – Framebench is a newly launched platform for creative collaboration, specifically aimed at those working in digital agencies and other creative design firms. (IT news)

BBC iPlayer updated with Android 4.2 support, fresh UI and improved video qualityview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – After unleashing a breadth of information regarding future plans for its iPlayer Android app, the BBC has released an official update, bringing numerous fresh features to the radio and TV-streaming application. Users can now experience a polished UI, keeping in line with Google’s very own Holo style guidelines. (IT news)