updated 03:35 am EDT, Tue April 29, 2014
Humax announces 20mm thick STA-1200 BSW soundbar
Digital electronics producer Humax has announced what it is claiming to be the thinnest soundbar available, the STA-1200 BSW. Measuring 20mm in thickness, the soundbar is suitable for use in conjunction with a TV or to play music via Bluetooth connectivity or its 3.5mm audio headphone jack socket. Due to be released May 1, the STA1200 BSW will be priced at approximately $425.
Authy now offering two-factor authentication for desktops
Two-factor authentication service Authy has launched a desktop app using Chrome's app framework. The new aspect of the service expands its users' ability to "use 'something you know' paired with 'something you have'" beyond a cellphone, smartphone or tablet, meaning that secondary authentication tokens can be accessed directly through the computer one is currently working on. Authy for desktops is available for free on the Chrome Web Store, and is compatible with Windows, OS X and Linux systems.