Game Day Release Blues

Are you ready to play The Elder Scrolls Online … Diablo III … World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor … WildStar … The Amazing Spider-Man 2 … or any one of the tons of other, soon-to-be-released games, this summer? Nothing is more disappointing than saving your pennies for months, for a brand new game that […]

The Heartbleed Bug

The Heartbleed Bug is a serious vulnerability in the popular OpenSSL cryptographic software library. OpenSSL provides security and privacy for communications over the Internet, used for applications such as web transactions, email, instant messaging (IM) and some virtual private networks (VPNs).  The Heartbleed Bug allows theft of the information, normally protected by encryption used to […]

Grateful for the progress on BASIC’s birthday

HELLO BASIC READY RUN On May 1, 1964, in the wee hours of the morning, a professor at Dartmouth College and his student were sitting side by side in a basement, on campus. They both typed RUN on their terminals (read: monitors) and got correct answers to their simple programs … and time-sharing and BASIC […]