Tomorrow marks a milestone for the Macintosh computer. The Mac is about to turn 30. Steve Jobs introduced the first Apple Macintosh on January 24, 1984. The computer first appeared in a commercial that aired during Super Bowl 18. It had a 19 inch screen and cost 25-hundred dollars.
The maker of Candy Crush, the poplar smart phone game, has gotten a copyright to trademark the word candy. And it’s enforcing, letting other app developers know to back off.
Pinterest has announced a new feature for everyone who likes to use the site to find recipes. It’s a new recipe search engine. You can search for new dishes by recipe type, or even specific ingredients. for instance, you can filter your results to see categories like vegetarian, vegan, or gluten-free. And, if you’re not worried about being healthy, there’s an “indulge-me” option that’ll show you the not-so healthy recipes..
And, the list of the 25 worst passwords of 2013 is out and there’s a changed word in the top spot. Time Magazine reports that “1-2-3-4-5-6″ now out ranks “password,” which is usually number one. Rounding out the top ten are more numbers like 1-1-1-1-1-1, the letters “Q-W-E-R-T-Y”, and “I love you.” Splashdata, the company that gathers this information, says that password’s like Adobe1-2-3 are a good reminder that you should not base your password on the sites you use.
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