Create archives using public key encryption and more
Posted on: 09/22/2013 09:58 AM
Here a roundup of today's reviews and articles: BCArchive: create archives using public key encryptio, Jabra STONE3 Bluetooth Headset, Apple iPhone 5C (Verizon Wireless) Review, and Gufw is back - The Ubuntu firewall frontend
BCArchive: create archives using public key encryption @ gHacks
Most archiving programs out there, be it free ones like 7-Zip or commercial ones like WinRar or WinZip, support some form of archive protection, usually in form of a password that you need to set during creation. This password is then needed whenever archive contents need to be accessed or extracted.
Read more: BCArchive: create archives using public key encryption @ gHacksJabra STONE3 Bluetooth Headset @ NikKTech
Although smartphones have advanced quite a bit over the past few years and have reached a point where some models are one and the same as a tablet in terms of size there's one peripheral that follows suit in terms of technological advancement, Bluetooth wireless headsets. Of course instead of increasing their size (which would be quite easy actually) scientists around the world do their best to shrink those devices so they are easier to carry and use. However what i really enjoy is the latest trend which has many Bluetooth wireless headsets accompanied by carrying cases that double as portable battery packs providing enough juice for up to 5 full recharge cycles. Now this may sound as a bit overkill to some people (perhaps even useless) but such battery packs make it very simple for you to have a Bluetooth wireless headset in your backpack or in your cars glove compartment at all times without worrying that the battery may die out (once i left the Plantronics Voyager Legend UC in my backpack for 5 weeks and it still was full on battery when i used it). The STONE line of Bluetooth wireless headsets by Jabra dates back to 2009 and it was amongst the very first to feature a portable battery for recharging while on the road. Well 4 years later and after the launch of the quite successful STONE2 roughly 2 years ago Jabra is releasing the STONE3.
Read more: Jabra STONE3 Bluetooth Headset @ NikKTechApple iPhone 5C (Verizon Wireless) Review @ TechReviewSource.com
The colorful, plastic iPhone 5c is a welcome upgrade for existing iPhone 4 and 4S owners, and a great introduction to Apple's awesome app platform at a nice price. It's the best $99 phone you'll find on Verizon Wireless, but otherwise, there's not much new to see here.
Read more: Apple iPhone 5C (Verizon Wireless) Review @ TechReviewSource.comGufw is back - The Ubuntu firewall frontend! @ Dedoimedo
Here's a short tutorial and tour of the new version of Gufw, the graphical frontend for the Ubuntu firewall configuration tool (ufw), including installation, basic overview, simple, preconfigured and advanced rules, real-life example with ssh, and more.
Read more: Gufw is back - The Ubuntu firewall frontend! @ Dedoimedo