Your daily selection of the best tech news! According to KitGuru Over the weekend, torrenters across the web noticed something a little different about The Pirate Bay. A new cryptocurrency … Continue reading The Pirate Bay may start using visitor CPU resources for mining
Sites on which you disable sound will remain that way until you turn them back on. This could be indispensable for pages you have to visit on occasion that load up videos. You can check this feature out now in the latest Canary build of Chrome on desktop. The feature is off by default, so you will have to run it with the –enable-features=SoundContentSetting switch.
You may have never seen it, but it turns out YouTube has a secret dark mode – and you can activate it too. As discovered by one resourceful Redditor, the secret … Continue reading YouTube has a secret ‘Dark Mode’ – this is how you activate it
Ever eager to dip its finger into more pies, Google is now testing a new project called Hire to tackle the task of managing job applications for recruiters, reports Axios. … Continue reading Google is building a job platform for recruiters
This artist’s concept illustrates a close-up view of a cool brown dwarf. Objects like this, drifting just beyond our solar system, have been imaged by NASA’s Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer … Continue reading NASA-funded website lets public search for new nearby worlds
Jeff Hancock likes to give his Stanford University students weekend assignments that let them experience concepts discussed in class for themselves. Before 2008, he would sometimes challenge his students to … Continue reading What if the internet stopped working for a day?