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Be afraid: DARPA unveils Terminator-like Atlas robot

Atlas looks like the prototype for a future robot infantryman, and it can tackle rough terrain and carry human tools. Can you say "Skynet"?

By July 11, 2013


Options for secure file removal in the OS X Terminal

If you need to erase a file's contents in addition to its directory entry, you can do so with a couple of easy commands.

By June 13, 2013


Terminal Tip: Close windows after clean exit

A quick setting change may help reduce window clutter for OS X Terminal users.

By June 6, 2013


Tweets arrive on Bloomberg terminals

Traders and other financial professionals can now monitor social-media buzz about companies they follow. Hello, social enterprise!

By April 4, 2013


How to look up Terminal commands for OS X

If you are starting to experiment with the OS X Terminal, you'll want to know what commands are available. Here are some ways to explore your options.

By February 6, 2013


How to manage a nonfunctional Terminal in OS X

If your Terminal utility does not drop you to the command prompt, there are several things you can try to get it going again.

By January 18, 2013


Viggle, GetGlue terminate plans to merge

The social TV apps have split amicably, or so they say. GetGlue is walking away with a $500,000 break-up check.

By January 14, 2013


Using and managing the Terminal history in OS X

The Bash Terminal shell in OS X (or other Unix-like systems, for that matter) contains a history feature that can be quite useful.

By January 3, 2013


MirrorLink turns cars into dumb terminals

The Connected Car Consortium demonstrated MirrorLink 1.0 at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show, a means of replicating smartphone functionality in a car dashboard.

By November 29, 2012


How to invoke alerts from the OS X Terminal

If needed, you can have the Terminal alert you when a process or script is complete.

By October 15, 2012