Monthly Archives: March 2012

CyberSecurity
Microsoft employees, accompanied by United States marshals, raided two nondescript office buildings in Pennsylvania and Illinois on Friday, aiming to disrupt one of the most pernicious forms of online crime today — botnets, or groups of computers that help harvest bank account passwords and other personal information from millions of other computers.   (more…)

carfire

Suppose you had technology developed for NASA that could put out a fully engulfed car fire in 9 seconds? Think there might be a market for that? You’d be right. The U.S. military uses the system in Afghanistan, and the Navy uses it in the Middle East. Next up could be use of the system in small, remote Alaska villages with no trained firefighters. (more…)

Photoshop-CS6

The future of creative image editing is upon us: Adobe Systems today announced the free public availability of a Photoshop CS6 Beta.

The new version of the leading image-editing software for Windows and Macintosh updates the interface, adds some stunning new image-manipulation tools, brings video editing into the program, and ratchets up performance. (more…)