QuickMon looks like an interesting little tool. How often would you start a command prompt to ping something, or want to monitor something without having it in the 'official' system.
This Slashdot post discusses a couple different investigations into the new iOS and Android encryption. It sounds like the government really can't get into your devices easily, and it would be very hard to brute-force them. Who wants to wager that someone will eventually find a backdoor into these devices very soon?
Meet the USB Armory computer on a chip making a Raspberry PI look ginormous. One of the maker's recommended applications is a portable pen testing computer. Think about all the scary things you can hide in a full computer that fits inside a small flash drive's case. And you thought you could be pwned before!