NASA teamed Boeing and SpaceX to develop “space taxi”

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NASA selected Boeing and SpaceX Technologies to jointly develop “space taxi” for astronauts to and from the International Space Station.

The value of contracts signed by NASA, Boeing and SpaceX is about $ 6.8 billion, the two companies will received contract revenue of about $ 4.2 billion and $ 2.6 billion. NASA said that before manned flight, the aircraft of two companies must pass safety test. After flight certification, each company will bear 2 to 6 times the transportation task that manned flight to the International Space Station. Continue reading


Approximately 4.93 million Gmail user passwords were posted to a Russian bitcoin forum. However, a Google spokesperson told TNW that, Google user’s information security is their top priority, and there is no indication that the system is compromised. It is reported that most of the leaked accounts are of English, Spanish and Russian. Although this is bad news, but the good news is that, after further examination, Gmail account password disclosure does not seem a large-scale event. Continue reading

OpenGL 4.5 specification standard release, greatly enhance the API performance!

Recently, Khronos team released the latest version of OpenGL 4.5 standard specification, the new features include: Direct State Access, simplification of objects like textures, shader programs,properties settings and queries, easier porting from DX11 to OpenGL, etc. The new version brings the most advanced features into the industry’s most advanced 3D graphics API while maintaining backwards compatibility, so that the program can use the new feature gradually. Continue reading

Fatal Windows Updates List. Do something NOW!

According to a PC World report, the issues concern the following updates released this month:

  • 2982791
  • 2970228
  • 2975719
  • 297533

System crashes, fonts that don’t render properly, and security flaws are all problems that could arise with the troubled updates if installed. In its security bulletin, the company explains:

“The most severe of these vulnerabilities could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logs on to the system and runs a specially crafted application. An attacker must have valid login credentials and be able to log on locally to exploit these vulnerabilities.”

A list of the Windows operating systems that could be affected include:

  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windown 8, Windows 8.1
  • Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012
  • Windows RT and Windows RT 8.1

For more details, go to http://smallbiztrends.com/2014/08/uninstalling-windows-updates-crash.html

VilmaTech Guides Users How to Remove TrojanClicker:Win32/Clikug.C Virus

Knowledge about TrojanClicker:Win32/Clikug.C

TrojanClicker:Win32/Clikug.C is a destructive security infection, which has the capabilities to trigger a variety of damaging behaviors on the computer that it infects, usually individual using Windows operating system (OS). It is popularly considered as one form of hack tool operated by cyber criminals who attempt to make chaos on affected computer and benefit from victims. Most commonly, individual TrojanClicker:Win32/Clikug.C infection can often be lurked into a targeted machine secretly by making use of various poisoning SEO technologies. To be specific, the malicious payload of TrojanClicker:Win32/Clikug.C virus is believed to diffuse via exploit kits such as BlackHole, which have the abilities to surreptitiously drop and install the malware on compromised machine. Continue reading

Get Rid of PCKeeper Pop-up Ads with Manual Removal Method

PCKeeper, as its name indicates, is a piece of application that serves to ward off infections and optimize PC performance. As what has been introduced on some downloading sites, PCKeeper “is a bundle of 15 must-have tools and human assistance services”. Yet, it doesn’t win much from PC users, some would say that PCKeeper promises much and ends up doing so little; what’s worse, it triggers pop-up ads. Such ads have been largely on some reputable web sites including YouTube.
 

Symptoms of Getting PCKeeper Pop-up Ads

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