From: Ars Technica » Infinite Loop
Yes, the 2015 MacBook Air supports 4K displays at 60Hz
Happily, Apple?s spec page is incorrect. Things get a little choppy, though.
Chrome for Mac no longer crashes when loading strings that can?t be named
For six weeks, foreign-language characters triggered an instant Chrome crash.
Review: The 2015 MacBook Air?s once-trailblazing design is showing its age
From: MacNN | The Macintosh News Network
Its insides are more than competitive, but they're encased in 2010's design.
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photo exposure in Apple's Messages app, ATT network surveillance, Apple two-step authentication and Apple ID changes
The FBI Would Like Us All to Unencrypt Our Phones
When Apple decided to encrypt its iPhones by default, the move was hailed as a major step forward for security. Except, of course, by the FBI, which is now saying that such encryption should be outlawed. For the safety of Americans, of course.
New Jersey Game Store Swatting Takes An Uglier Turn
Gamers attending a monthly social gathering at Digital Press Video Games in Clifton, New Jersey Saturday evening had no idea the sudden massive police presence outside the store was pointed their way, until a caller posing as a fire department representative started giving them questionable instructions.
An Exploding Star Left Its Footprints at the Bottom of the Ocean
Welcome to Reading List, a weekly collection of great tech reads from around the web. This week explores the unknown corners NYC, an underwater supernova, and the real meaning of the so-called sharing economy. Enjoy!
From: National Geographic News
Can Elephants' Amazing Sense of Smell Help Sniff Out Bombs?
The U.S. military?s push for better bomb detectors involves taking cues from elephants? ability to locate TNT.
Massive Underground City Found in Cappadocia Region of Turkey
Subterranean retreat may have sheltered more than 20,000 people in times of trouble.
Billion-Dollar Road Trip Will Bring Space Boulder Into Lunar Orbit
From: BBC News - Science & Environment
NASA plans to send a spacecraft to an asteroid, pluck a boulder from its surface, and put it in orbit around the moon.
Solar aeroplane heads for China
Solar Impulse, the fuel-free aeroplane, heads out of Myanmar and on to China on leg five of its attempt to fly around the world.
Duo begin year-long space trip
US astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko arrive for a 12-month tour of duty on the International Space Station.
Graphene light bulb set for shops
A light bulb made with graphene - said by its UK developers to be the first commercially viable consumer product using the super-strong carbon - is to go on sale later this year.