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Browse like Bond: Use any computer without leaving a trace with Tails - Gadgetbox on If James Bond logs on to a computer, he doesn't want to leave a bunch of files, cookies, or his IP address out there for someone to find. It might seem extreme, but sometimes it's a good idea to take the same precautions yourself. In this post, we'll walk through how to use a USB stick or DVD to anonymize, encrypt and hide everything you do on a computer no matter where you are. When we say "browse without leaving a trace", we truly mean it. Tails is a portable operating system with all the security bells and whistles you'll ever need already installed on it. What Tails Is and What's Packed Into ItThe magic of Tails is that you don't have to do a lick of work: once you create your boot disc you'll have a completely anonymous, totally private operating system preloaded with all the software you (or James Bond) would need. Built-in online anonymity: The key feature that's going to appeal to most people is Tails' built-in online anonymity. Step 1: Download the Necessary Files

Online Sample Sales | Find the Latest Online Sample Sales on SheFinds Online sample sales are one of the best phenomenons to ever happen in online shopping. Get great sales and deals with these daily online sample sales. We’ve compiled a list of the best online sample sales, so you don’t have to scour the web (or your inbox). Here, you’ll find the best online sample sales, as well as sample sale invite codes, so you barely have to do anything. Just shop! Get thinner, fitter, and naked-er for summer! more crazy good deals! online women's sample sales Raise is the first peer-to-peer gift card marketplace where consumers can buy discount gift cards from popular brands or sell unwanted gift cards for cash. Discover fashion and lifestyle collaborations among top designers, media figures and tastemakers. A new kind of retail experience, one that exists 100% online and bypasses all the middlemen to create beautiful designer goods, always under $100. This site features sales from 10 high-end designers (as well as luxury home lines) a day, 7 days a week.

Custom LCD Displays & Custom TFT Displays | Phoenix Display Phoenix Display International specializes in creating custom LCD displays for clients in a variety of business sectors. Our expert engineering team has extensive experience in creating custom displays based on your project’s final application, and will handpick and customize an LCD display module to fit the exact specifications of your project or product. In the process, we’re often able to create efficiencies and offer superior customer service that other LCD display manufacturers simply cannot, or will not, provide. The process of designing your custom LCD display solution begins at our company headquarters, located in Phoenix, Arizona. Once the type of display is determined, our team then designs the optimal graphical display pixel format, taking into account the ideal glass type and backlight configuration. Phoenix Display knows the custom LCD display manufacturing process, so you don’t have to, to get the perfect solution for your product.

100 Incredible Lectures from the World's Top Scientists | Best Colleges Online Posted on Thursday June 18, 2009 by Staff Writers By Sarah Russel Unless you’re enrolled at one of the best online colleges or are an elite member of the science and engineering inner circle, you’re probably left out of most of the exciting research explored by the world’s greatest scientists. But thanks to the Internet and the generosity of many universities and online colleges, you’ve now got access to the cutting edge theories and projects that are changing the world in this list below. If you’re looking for even more amazing lectures, check out our updated list for 2012 with more talks from great minds. General Let the world’s top scientists explain exactly how they do their job when you listen to these lectures. Science and Engineering From materials science to the study of thermodynamics, learn more about the science of engineering here. WTC Lecture – collapse of WTC Buildings: Steven E. Biology and Medicine Chemistry Physics and Astronomy Earth and Environment Technology Science and Business

Smurf Sighting, Nate Hallinan (2D) Title: Smurf Sighting Name: Nate Hallinan Country: USA Software: Photoshop What if Smurfs were real? The Smurf is actually the result of a symbiotic relationship between two organisms. We believe that Smurfs put their 'embryos' in the button of a developing mushroom. Smurfs are believed to be a hunter gatherer society. Change the Windows 7 Login Screen Background Image When you login to your Windows 7 computer (assuming you haven’t used something like this tutorial to turn on automatic login), you’ll generally see a login window with a background looking something like this. It’s fine; there’s nothing wrong with it. But sometimes a change is good so in this article we’ll show you how to change the background image behind the login screen to anything you want. The first step is to open up the Start Menu by clicking the orb in the lower left corner of the screen. Now, in the Start Menu search box, type regedit, to open up the Registry Editor. When the Registry Editor appears in the Start Menu, click the Enter key to launch it. Now, right-click on the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE folder, and choose the Find option. The search window will appear so perform a search for OEMBackground. Note: it’s possible that OEMBackground doesn’t exist on your system; if this is the case, adding a new DWORD value with the name of OEMBackground will fix things.

Alibaba Discounts TVs to Woo 193 Million Chinese Online Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is taking a new approach to boosting sales online: paying its customers to cut their prices. China’s biggest e-commerce company plans to spend 300 million yuan ($47 million) on summer promotions for goods ranging from iPhones to televisions to air-conditioners sold through its Tmall. The website, which operates a marketplace similar to EBay Inc. (EBAY:US)’s, is subsidizing its vendors’ deals for their customers. The program steps up Alibaba’s battle with online rivals and Tencent Holdings Ltd. (700) for China’s Internet shoppers, estimated at 193 million by Boston Consulting Group. “They are taking money out of their own pockets and helping clients slash their prices to steal users from 360Buy,” said Michael Clendenin, managing director of research company RedTech Advisors. Under the program, which is focused on electronics, vendors on Tmall can apply to the Alibaba unit for subsidies to make up for discounts. “Copycats never survive,” he said.

s Most Popular DIY Projects of 2009 Another year behind us! HacknMod will turn 4 this June and we’re still growing strong. We’ve nearly trippled our traffic in the last year and we’re glad to have you along for the ride. Oh! You can show your HacknMod pride through your very own HacknMod tee (about $22 after discount codes). Without further delay, here are our top 10 posts of 2009: 10. School is back in session shortly for most college students. While you could be an average Joe and and buy all your back to school goods, you’ll be far better off building your own DIY projects to pimp your bland dorm room. These fantastic tutorials will walk you through creating custom, outstanding dorm rooms to show off your DIY skill. Read full post > 9. Combining his incredible carpentry and circuitry skill, this modder created a fantastic, modern LED case mod design. 8. 7. In just a few minutes and for less than $6, you can transform your workstation into a cable free sanctuary. 6. 5. 4. 3. 2. 1.

Top 40 Useful Sites To Learn New Skills | This and That... The web is a powerful resource that can easily help you learn new skills. You just have to know where to look. Sure, you can use Google, Yahoo, or Bing to search for sites where you can learn new skills , but I figured I’d save you some time. Here are the top 40 sites I have personally used over the last few years when I want to learn something new. Hack a Day - Hack a Day serves up fresh hacks (short tutorials) every day from around the web and one in-depth ‘How-To hack’ guide each week.eHow - eHow is an online community dedicated to providing visitors the ability to research, share, and discuss solutions and tips for completing day-to-day tasks and projects.Wired How-To Wiki - Collaborate with Wired editors and help them build their extensive library of projects, hacks, tricks and tips.