Control-Alt-Delete

Control-Alt-Delete was a mistake, says Bill Gates

One of the most well known and used keyboard sequences known to all computer users is Control-Alt-Delete. People have used this for years to access Window machines, and now, twenty years later, Bill Gates is speaking up about it. During a talk last week at a Harvard fundraising campaign, Gates admitted that it was a[…]

Microsoft

Yikes! Microsoft practically hand delivered access to their data for the NSA

Sigh. We all knew with the original Snowden NSA PRISM leak that Microsoft was part of the group of big tech companies that provided “direct access” for the NSA to their data; but this most recent leak from Snowden to The Guardian explains how Microsoft made obtaining the data a breeze. Privacy, what privacy? According to[…]

PRISM

PRISM: code word for unauthorized Govt spying using 9-top Internet companies

I can’t say that I’m not all too surprised with the damaging news to hit the web today, that the U.S. Government is secretly spying on citizens using 9-top Internet companies. The news comes right on the heels of the revelation that the NSA was secretly tapping into Verizon to collect phone call records of[…]

Steve Jobs

ICYMI: Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and others promote code education

Just a few days ago Code.org released a video with several world famous people, who all code or have coded in the past such as Bill Gates (Microsoft), Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook), Jack Dorsey (Twitter), Will.I.Am (Black Eyed Peas), Chris Bosh (Miami Heat) promoting Code.org’s initiative that everyone should have the chance to learn how to[…]