Fascinating Comparison Photos

50 Fascinating Comparison Photos That Will Give You An Entirely New Point Of View by John Travis What we have come to know so far is that perspective is everything and it is quite right. You can truly appreciate something by looking at it with the help of your existing knowledge and then comparing it […]

What Is ‘Fake HDR,’ and Should You Buy HDR Blu-rays?

by Tim Brookes High-dynamic-range (HDR) video is taking off in a big way. Some of your favorite movies are already available with enhanced color and brightness, and look even better than they did in their original theatrical releases. But some remasters have caused critics to cry foul, igniting a debate around technical capability and artistic […]

Everyone Downloading TikTok

Yesterday, the Commerce Department said it will not allow TikTok or WeChat to appear on app stores in the U.S. after 11:59pm on Sunday. The backstory: TikTok seemed to be out of the dog house earlier this week when ByteDance accepted Oracle’s bid for a tech partnership and a major equity stake…but everyone’s still waiting […]

Oracle May Offer to Buy TikTok, Pending Regulatory Approval

by Josh Hendrickson Last month, Microsoft announced its intentions to buy TikTok from parent company ByteDance. That set off a series of negotiations and talks that have now led to a decision—Oracle will probably buy TikTok. Nope, that wasn’t a typo. The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reports that Oracle will make the announcement soon according […]

Enough with the Linux security misinformation

Every few weeks, another security story appears saying how insecure Linux is. There’s only one problem with most of them: They’re fake news. The real problem is incompetent system administrators. By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols “Security is a process, not a product.” Bruce Schneier Like all operating systems, Linux isn’t perfectly secure. Nothing is. As security […]