Does creating strong passwords for dozens of accounts seem like too much work? Not if you've been hacked. At the least, you're inconvenienced. At the most, your bank account is cleaned out, your identity stolen. Here how to create strong passwords that thwart cyber criminals.
Have you ever been on vacation and wanted to access a website you’ve bookmarked on your home computer? Are you working on a project and want to share some useful websites with a colleague? Or have you hunted through your bookmark folders searching for a site? You can solve these problems by using Delicious, a social bookmarking site that lets you access your bookmarks from any computer or mobile device.
I'm always looking for new recipes, so when I found out about ebook guru Morris Rosenthal's list of "Free Classic Cookbooks for Kindle" I couldn't resist. Classic, it turns out, means books that are in the public domain--no longer protected by copyright. You'll find books from the 19th and early 20th century with some as old as the 16th Century. Some stand the test of time. "Cassell's Vegetarian Cookbook" (1875) includes recipes for carrot and lentil soups that seem straight out of today. And the "Chocolate and Cocoa Recipes Cookbook" (1909) includes Chocolate Glace Cake and Chocolate Souffle that would delight any modern chocoholic.But the real joy of these cookbooks is the window they open on the evolution of cooking, society, and the role of women. If you love reading cookbooks, you'll find a treasure trove here.
On January 18th, Wikipedia shut down its site for the day and Google blacked out its logo. Hundreds of other websites shut down or posted messages explaining their opposition to SOPA. But what exactly is SOPA? Why are Internet companies opposed to it? And why should you care?