Bitrot and atomic COWs: Inside “next-gen” filesystems
We look at the amazing features in ZFS and btrfs—and why you need them.
Enable Hardware Acceleration In Chrome / Chromium Browser [Quick Tip] ~ ...
Many of you probably already know about this but for the rest, here's a quick tip that you might...
Hell Freezes Over in Linux Land as Red Hat Makes Nice With Its Clone | W...
Today, Linux vendor Red Hat announced that it’s entering a partnership to help develop CentOS, the project that cloned its flagship software
Mountain bikers plan ride to protest Mission Trails closures | Outdoor S...
Riders hope to raise awareness about closure of popular trail network in Mission Trails Regional Park
City councilman pens resignation letter in Klingon
North Carolina politician David Waddell chooses to terminate his role and go out like a Klingon warrior. Worf would be proud. Read this arti
Photographers Create the Tiniest of Dramas on Your Dinner | Raw File | W...
Pierre Javelle and Akiko Ida's MINIMIAM series uses fruit, vegetables, and sweets as the edible backdrops for surprisingly engaging dramas p
Did 17 Illegal Voters in Ohio Steal the 2012 Election?
The headline from Fox News is chilling, especially at this moment when most Americans regret putting Barack Obama back in the oval office. "
Employee Puts Out Car Fire In Parking Lot, Gets Fired
Last month, David Bowers says he was fired from his job as a greeter at Meijer, a retail chain store in the midwest, for putting out a car f
Gmail blows up e-mail marketing by caching all images on Google servers
Hosted images mean better privacy, faster load times, and less competition for Google.
MLB set to ban home-plate collisions, needs MLBPA approval
As expected, Major League Baseball is moving toward banning baserunners plowing over the catcher at home plate. The final step is the Player
Driving Across America By Myself, Videographer Makes a Whimsical Video o...
This summer videographer Ari Fararooy shot extensive footage of his solo road trip from Boston to Los Angeles and distilled the adventure (w
Why We Chose Pope Francis as Person of the Year 2013
With a focus on compassion, the leader of the Catholic Church has become a new voice of conscience. Managing Editor Nancy Gibbs explains why
Google announces data export feature for Gmail, Google Calendar data
Useful for local backups—and for moving to another service.
Mozilla making progress with Firefox’s long journey to multiprocess
Over the last year, the browser has taken steps toward being more stable and secure.
Charged with theft, man arrested for plugging car into school’s outlet
Georgia dad was arrested for plugging in Leaf during son's tennis practice.