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New Mac malware disguised with right-to-left encoding trick

Signed with a valid Apple ID, Backdoor:Python/Janicab.A uses a Unicode trick to pass as a standard document instead of an application.

By July 15, 2013

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Facebook joins Mozilla to slim down Web's images

Mozilla and Facebook are joining forces in an unusual alliance to save bandwidth by reducing the size of image files on the Web.

By July 15, 2014

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Can aptX give you better sound over Bluetooth?

Sound quality over Bluetooth is often lacking. A technology called aptX promises "CD-like" sound over Bluetooth. So what's aptX?

By May 23, 2014

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Mozilla works to squeeze more life out of JPEG

The Firefox developer releases a tool called mozjpeg that cuts image file sizes by about 10 percent through judicious optimization. The goal: a faster Web.

By March 5, 2014

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Encode videos with a single click

On today's Tekzilla Daily, Veronica shows you how to convert movies straight from Finder in OS X Lion without fussing with extra programs.

July 2, 2012

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Car hacking code released at Defcon

Car computer hacking hit the gas on the first morning of Defcon 21, as hackers revealed how they took over two of the most popular cars in America.

By August 2, 2013

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Despite Google patent efforts, VP8 no shoo-in for Web video

Nokia refuses to license patents it says are needed to use Google's video technology, sullying Google's earlier patent deal. But WebRTC could still spread VP8 widely, lowering Web video costs for startups and schools.

By March 28, 2013

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Nokia, Navteq show us how a map is made

We take a spin in the True mapping car, which is used to collect the data that powers Nokia Maps 3.0 on the all-new Lumia 822.

By November 15, 2012

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How to encode movies to play on your Galaxy Tab 10.1

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1's beautiful 1,280x800-pixel screen is great for watching movies. If your movie isn't already in one of the supported formats or it's still on a DVD, you'll need to encode/re-encode it first. We'll show you how.

By August 10, 2011

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How to rip music CDs to FLAC and MP3 at the same time

Ripping your music CDs to multiple file formats can take a very long time, unless you're able to rip them simultaneously.

By October 26, 2012