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China Just Made It Even Harder to Get Around the Great Firewall

While calling for the maintenance of globalized free trade was high on Chinese President Xi Jinping’s recent agenda in Davos, no evidence suggests that facilitating the free flow of information is high on Beijing’s to-do list. A notice from the country’s Ministry of Information and Technology says that all virtual private networks (VPNs), which allow […]

This guy made his own virtual workspace with Microsoft’s HoloLens

Did you ever wonder if it was possible to use Microsoft’s HoloLens headset to be more productive when sitting in front of your computer? YouTube channel The Holo Heraldpublished yesterday a demo of his “mixed-reality office” where he pins many HoloLens apps around his desktop computer (via Reddit). In the video, you can see several Microsoft […]

Someone made a map of the world’s wind. It’s weirdly fun to play around with.

In this embedded version, you can zoom out and look at the whole planet. On the full website version, you can also fast forward to look at forecasts. It was made by Ivo, whocalls himself the “master of the wind” and is an avid kiter and helicopter and jet pilot. One interesting tidbit: The waters […]

The $5 Onion Omega2 Linux computer is made to order for Internet of Things

How would like to make your DIY projects like a magic mirror or a computer controlled submarine? While you could make these with Arduino, Onion has come up with a better and cheaper alternative which runs on Linux. The Onion Omega2 is an Arduino-compatible board which runs Linux natively. This means you can plug it in […]