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Games Radar
Pokemon Go getting the port it so desperately needs: to Dreamcast VMUmore powerful than one. And who is responsible for this? Someone going by the o
Pokemon Go getting the port it so desperately needs: to Dreamcast VMU
Games Radar / Posted 3 hours ago
more powerful than one. And who is responsible for this? Someone going by the online handle "guacasaurus_mex," according to Ars Technica. I couldn't make this up if I tried. Obviously the VMU lacks both the graphical punch and processing power of... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Scientists Looking For Alien Life Investigate 'Interesting' Signal From SpaceAnd even if it is, that doesn't mean it's definitely coming from intelligent li
Scientists Looking For Alien Life Investigate 'Interesting' Signal From Space
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 hours ago
And even if it is, that doesn't mean it's definitely coming from intelligent lifeforms. Astronomer Nick Suntzeff told Ars Technica that there's a "significant chance" it could be military — that is, coming from covert satellite communications... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Scientists Looking For Alien Life Investigate 'Interesting' Signal From SpaceAnd even if it is, that doesn't mean it's definitely coming from intelligent li
Scientists Looking For Alien Life Investigate 'Interesting' Signal From Space
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 hours ago
And even if it is, that doesn't mean it's definitely coming from intelligent lifeforms. Astronomer Nick Suntzeff told Ars Technica that there's a "significant chance" it could be military — that is, coming from covert satellite communications... Read more
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iafrica.com
Aliens? Strong signal detected in spacethis target is needed," said the presentation. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M Univ
Aliens? Strong signal detected in space
iafrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
this target is needed," said the presentation. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M University astronomer told the online magazine Ars Technica that the 11 gigahertz signal was observed in part of the radio spectrum used by the military. "If this were a... Read more
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International Business Times
New covert malware uses USB drives to jump airgaps and works on almost every storage devicemalware was named USBee because it behaves like a bee, flitting from one place
New covert malware uses USB drives to jump airgaps and works on almost every storage device
International Business Times / Posted 10 hours ago
malware was named USBee because it behaves like a bee, flitting from one place to another, while gathering data, Ars Technica reported. The malware is capable of operating on almost any storage device that is compatible with USB 2.0... Read more
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International Business Times
Signal from nearby star 'may be extraterrestrial communication' say astronomersthat it could merely be something military — earthling military. Texas A&M Uni
Signal from nearby star 'may be extraterrestrial communication' say astronomers
International Business Times / Posted 14 hours ago
that it could merely be something military — earthling military. Texas A&M University astronomer Nick Suntzeff cautioned Ars Technica that he would be sceptical because the signal was detected at 11 Ghz, a radio spectrum used by the... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Strong signal’ stirs interest in hunt for alien lifethis target is needed,” said the presentation. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M Univ
‘Strong signal’ stirs interest in hunt for alien life
The Manila Times / Posted 16 hours ago
this target is needed,” said the presentation. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M University astronomer told the online magazine Ars Technica that the 11 gigahertz signal was observed in part of the radio spectrum used by the military. “If this were a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Strong signal’ stirs interest in hunt for alien lifethis target is needed,” said the presentation. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M Univ
‘Strong signal’ stirs interest in hunt for alien life
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 hours ago
this target is needed,” said the presentation. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M University astronomer told the online magazine Ars Technica that the 11 gigahertz signal was observed in part of the radio spectrum used by the military. “If this were a... Read more
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Fortune
Woman Shoots Down Drone Over Godfather Actor's HomeIt’s already given me two flat tires on my tractor,” she told the Fauquier Time
Woman Shoots Down Drone Over Godfather Actor's Home
Fortune / Posted 21 hours ago
It’s already given me two flat tires on my tractor,” she told the Fauquier Times. Fortune could not immediately confirm the facts of the story, but Youngman repeated the account to Ars Technica, adding that she is an experienced skee... Read more
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redOrbit
NASA’s Jeff Williams breaks Scott Kelly’s record for most time spent in spacejoined NASA following a distinguished career as a test pilot and was chosen to
NASA’s Jeff Williams breaks Scott Kelly’s record for most time spent in space
redOrbit / Posted yesterday
joined NASA following a distinguished career as a test pilot and was chosen to be an astronaut in 1996, according to Ars Technica. His first spaceflight came in 2000, as he served as the flight engineer and lead spacewalker for space shuttle... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Strong signal' stirs interest in hunt for alien lifethis target is needed," the presentation said. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M Univ
'Strong signal' stirs interest in hunt for alien life
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
this target is needed," the presentation said. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M University astronomer told the online magazine Ars Technica that the 11 gigahertz signal was observed in part of the radio spectrum used by the military. "If this were a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Strong signal' from distant galaxy stirs interest in hunt for alien lifethis target is needed," said the presentation. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M Univ
'Strong signal' from distant galaxy stirs interest in hunt for alien life
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
this target is needed," said the presentation. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M University astronomer told the online magazine Ars Technica that the 11 gigahertz signal was observed in part of the radio spectrum used by the military. "If this were a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Strong signal' stirs interest in hunt for alien lifethis target is needed," said the presentation. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M Univ
'Strong signal' stirs interest in hunt for alien life
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
this target is needed," said the presentation. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M University astronomer told the online magazine Ars Technica that the 11 gigahertz signal was observed in part of the radio spectrum used by the military. "If this were a... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Strong signal' stirs interest in hunt for alien lifethis target is needed," said the presentation. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M Univ
'Strong signal' stirs interest in hunt for alien life
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
this target is needed," said the presentation. Nick Suntzeff, a Texas A&M University astronomer told the online magazine Ars Technica that the 11 gigahertz signal was observed in part of the radio spectrum used by the military. "If this were a... Read more
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Fortune
Pokémon Go is Stalling Out, Probably Because There's Not Much Game Theresince then. Daily active users and user engagement are both down by roughly 30%
Pokémon Go is Stalling Out, Probably Because There's Not Much Game There
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
since then. Daily active users and user engagement are both down by roughly 30% from their peak. A deep analysis by Ars Technica found that the game’s initial retention was worse than that of comparable mobile games. Analysts went so far as... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Many Scandals of Donald Trump: A Cheat SheetA Trump aide says he was unaware of the plagiarism, but said he stood by the cu
The Many Scandals of Donald Trump: A Cheat Sheet
The Atlantic / Posted 4 days ago
A Trump aide says he was unaware of the plagiarism, but said he stood by the curriculum. Read more:The New York Times, Ars Technica, The Daily BeastBrendan McDermid / ReutersBuying Up His Own Books Where and when: various, 2016 The dirt:The... Read more
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Lifehacker
Apple Issues Important iOS Security Updaterolling out today (iOS 9.3.5). The intended use of the malware is to target hig
Apple Issues Important iOS Security Update
Lifehacker / Posted 4 days ago
rolling out today (iOS 9.3.5). The intended use of the malware is to target high-value individuals and most people aren’t really at risk, though it’s possible that it’s been around as far back as 2013. [New York Times, Vice, Lookout, & Ars Tech... Read more
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Ars Technica
“Silicon Valley is hostile to diversity,” says Slack engineering director Leslie Mileymaking room at the table—it’s giving up your place at the table,” he said, spea
“Silicon Valley is hostile to diversity,” says Slack engineering director Leslie Miley
Ars Technica / Posted 5 days ago
making room at the table—it’s giving up your place at the table,” he said, speaking at the taping of the fifth episode of Ars Technica Live, held on August 17 at Longitude in downtown Oakland. At the taping of the fifth episode of Ars Technica... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Samsung aims to conquer the memory market with HBM3bandwidth of HBM2. The goal is to reduce the core voltage (currently 1.2V) and
Samsung aims to conquer the memory market with HBM3
ExtremeTech / Posted 6 days ago
bandwidth of HBM2. The goal is to reduce the core voltage (currently 1.2V) and the I/O signaling power, according to Ars Technica, while improving maximum performance. HBM3 could allow for 64GB of memory on-die and 512GB/s of memory... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Beleaguered BlackBerry shifts into licensing mode, sues over Android patent infringement – MacDailyNewshas amassed a giant portfolio of patents, but it hasn’t used them to sue others
Beleaguered BlackBerry shifts into licensing mode, sues over Android patent infringement – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 7 days ago
has amassed a giant portfolio of patents, but it hasn’t used them to sue others — until now,” Joe Mullin reports for Ars Technica. “BlackBerry has filed three patent infringement lawsuits in as many weeks. The struggling phone company’s... Read more
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The Washington Times
Cisco warns customers of severe vulnerability through NSA-linked Equation Group leakexploited it gives the attacker the opportunity to monitor all network traffic,
Cisco warns customers of severe vulnerability through NSA-linked Equation Group leak
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
exploited it gives the attacker the opportunity to monitor all network traffic,” security researcher Mustafa Al-Bassam told Ars Technica upon reviewing the leaked source code. “I wouldn’t imagine it would be difficult for the NSA to get access to a... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Oracle claims it didn't know Android was coming to Chrome OSon desktops and laptops. It's outrageous. They're lying to the jury! The court
Oracle claims it didn't know Android was coming to Chrome OS
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 12 days ago
on desktops and laptops. It's outrageous. They're lying to the jury! The court can't countenance this!" Hurst screamed. Ars Technica reported that today's hearing actually contains a request for a retrial on the basis that Google submitted so... Read more
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PhysOrg
The end of physics? Plus new gene editing dispute(and many science writers) are of course cast down by this news that there is n
The end of physics? Plus new gene editing dispute
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
(and many science writers) are of course cast down by this news that there is no news. As John Timmer observed at Ars Technica, "it's hard not to be disappointed that the most promising hint of a new particle (since the Higgs) has turned... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Inept Microsoft demonstrates just how right Apple was to stand up to U.S. government overreach – MacDailyNewshas just proven my point, even with code that was never intended to leave the c
Inept Microsoft demonstrates just how right Apple was to stand up to U.S. government overreach – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 18 days ago
has just proven my point, even with code that was never intended to leave the company’s possession,” Lovejoy writes. “Ars Technica reported yesterday that Microsoft accidentally leaked a universal backdoor to Windows.” “A key piece of code... Read more
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The Washington Times
Pentagon updates Reagan-era intelligence gathering guidelinesaffected by how the executive order is applied. “My complaint is not that they
Pentagon updates Reagan-era intelligence gathering guidelines
The Washington Times / Posted 19 days ago
affected by how the executive order is applied. “My complaint is not that they’re using it to target Americans, my complaint is that the volume of incidental collection on US persons is unconstitutional,” Mr. Tye told Ars Technica at... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harmpasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harm
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
pasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget that last piece of advice, according to Ars Technica. Speaking at PasswordsCon 2016 last week, Federal Trade Commission Chief Technologist Lorrie Cranor spoke about... Read more
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Ars Technica
Bay Area: Join us next week, 8/17, to talk about diversity (or lack thereof) in techShare this story The fifth episode of Ars Technica Live is coming up next Wedn
Bay Area: Join us next week, 8/17, to talk about diversity (or lack thereof) in tech
Ars Technica / Posted 20 days ago
Share this story The fifth episode of Ars Technica Live is coming up next Wednesday, August 17, in Oakland, California, at Longitude! Join Ars Technica editors Cyrus Farivar and Annalee Newitz, with guest Leslie Miley, for a conversation about... Read more
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Mashable
Twitter user's account taken out after posting Olympic videosbeen suspended by Twitter at the request of the IOC after he posted a handful o
Twitter user's account taken out after posting Olympic videos
Mashable / Posted 21 days ago
been suspended by Twitter at the request of the IOC after he posted a handful of short video clips from the Olympics. As Ars Technica reports, his dispatches were short (under 90 seconds). They featured, according to Bracci in a blog post on the... Read more
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CircleID
Reports Provide Details on 'Project Sauron' Malware, Highly Advanced, Remained Hidden for 5 Yearsexecution that it could probably have been developed only with the active suppo
Reports Provide Details on 'Project Sauron' Malware, Highly Advanced, Remained Hidden for 5 Years
CircleID / Posted 21 days ago
execution that it could probably have been developed only with the active support of a nation-state," reports Dan Goodin in Ars Technica: "Its ability to operate undetected for five years is a testament to its creators, who clearly studied other... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harmpasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harm
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
pasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget that last piece of advice, according to Ars Technica. Speaking at PasswordsCon 2016 last week, Federal Trade Commission Chief Technologist Lorrie Cranor spoke about... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harmpasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harm
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 21 days ago
pasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget that last piece of advice, according to Ars Technica. Speaking at PasswordsCon 2016 last week, Federal Trade Commission Chief Technologist Lorrie Cranor spoke about... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harmpasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harm
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 21 days ago
pasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget that last piece of advice, according to Ars Technica. Speaking at PasswordsCon 2016 last week, Federal Trade Commission Chief Technologist Lorrie Cranor spoke about... Read more
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WALB Albany
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harmpasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harm
WALB Albany / Posted 21 days ago
pasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget that last piece of advice, according to Ars Technica. Speaking at PasswordsCon 2016 last week, Federal Trade Commission Chief Technologist Lorrie Cranor spoke about... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harmpasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harm
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 21 days ago
pasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget that last piece of advice, according to Ars Technica. Speaking at PasswordsCon 2016 last week, Federal Trade Commission Chief Technologist Lorrie Cranor spoke about... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harmpasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harm
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
pasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget that last piece of advice, according to Ars Technica. Speaking at PasswordsCon 2016 last week, Federal Trade Commission Chief Technologist Lorrie Cranor spoke about... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harmpasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget
FTC flouts conventional wisdom, says changing passwords often can do harm
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 21 days ago
pasted to your monitor, and change them regularly. The FTC wants you to forget that last piece of advice, according to Ars Technica. Speaking at PasswordsCon 2016 last week, Federal Trade Commission Chief Technologist Lorrie Cranor spoke about... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Roundup: Olympics urbanism, Rauschenberg's soap fix, Hollywood sign drama, the Yeezy bedis claiming that her addition to the piece makes her a copyright holder of the
Roundup: Olympics urbanism, Rauschenberg's soap fix, Hollywood sign drama, the Yeezy bed
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 days ago
is claiming that her addition to the piece makes her a copyright holder of the “new” work. Art world, you are sublime. Ars Technica via Artforum — In 2014, artist Michelle Grabner was the subject of a controversial review in the New York Times... Read more
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The Space Review
Plagiarism in space journalism, againother writers in her works, often extensively and without attribution. Teitel,
Plagiarism in space journalism, again
The Space Review / Posted 22 days ago
other writers in her works, often extensively and without attribution. Teitel, who at the time wrote for DVICE.com and Ars Technica, plagiarized over half a dozen other authors, including noted space historians Andy Chaikin and Bart Hendrickx... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
One of the oldest rules about passwords is totally wrongpasswords every 90 days, they tend to use a pattern and they do what we call a
One of the oldest rules about passwords is totally wrong
Stamford Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
passwords every 90 days, they tend to use a pattern and they do what we call a transformation," Cranor said, according to Ars Technica. "They take their old passwords, they change it in some small way, and they come up with a new... Read more
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Connecticut Post
One of the oldest rules about passwords is totally wrongpasswords every 90 days, they tend to use a pattern and they do what we call a
One of the oldest rules about passwords is totally wrong
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 days ago
passwords every 90 days, they tend to use a pattern and they do what we call a transformation," Cranor said, according to Ars Technica. "They take their old passwords, they change it in some small way, and they come up with a new... Read more
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The Record
A German senior saw a $116,000 crossword in a gallery. She filled it outnot only caused no harm to the art, she "only completed it as the artist intend
A German senior saw a $116,000 crossword in a gallery. She filled it out
The Record / Posted 25 days ago
not only caused no harm to the art, she "only completed it as the artist intended," according to Deutsche Presse-Agentur. ARS Technica U.K. reported that her seven-page rebuttal described her pen marks as an "invigorating reworking" that in fact... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Woman, 90, defaces a $116,000 piece of art. She's calling it a 'reworking.'not only caused no harm to the art, she "only completed it as the artist intend
Woman, 90, defaces a $116,000 piece of art. She's calling it a 'reworking.'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
not only caused no harm to the art, she "only completed it as the artist intended," according to Deutsche Presse-Agentur. Ars Technica U.K. reported that her seven-page rebuttal described her pen marks as an "invigorating re-working" that in fact... Read more
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Lifehacker
Facebook Plans on Fighting Clickbaittheir release notes, presumably meaning that the jailbreaking technique that wo
Facebook Plans on Fighting Clickbait
Lifehacker / Posted 25 days ago
their release notes, presumably meaning that the jailbreaking technique that worked on iOS 9.3.3 will no longer function. [Ars Technica] You can now purchase some classic Disney games for Super Nintendo thanks to GOG. The online game seller is... Read more
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Business Insurance
Elderly crossword solver undaunted by police probeclient that, by solving the puzzle and drawing attention to the relatively unkn
Elderly crossword solver undaunted by police probe
Business Insurance / Posted 26 days ago
client that, by solving the puzzle and drawing attention to the relatively unknown piece, she actually increased its value, Ars Technica UK reported. Presented to the museum by a private collector, the piece is valued at more than $88,000,... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Despite What We've Been Told, Changing Your Passwords Regularly Will Not Make You Safer Onlinedo what we call a transformation,” Cranor explained during a keynote speech at
Despite What We've Been Told, Changing Your Passwords Regularly Will Not Make You Safer Online
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 26 days ago
do what we call a transformation,” Cranor explained during a keynote speech at the BSides security conference, as quoted by Ars Technica. “They take their old passwords, they change it in some small way, and they come up with a new password.” Using... Read more
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Bizjournals
Comcast argues for pay-for-privacy internet pricing model to FCCof the pay-for-privacy model comes as the FCC is deciding on new privacy rules
Comcast argues for pay-for-privacy internet pricing model to FCC
Bizjournals / Posted 26 days ago
of the pay-for-privacy model comes as the FCC is deciding on new privacy rules for Internet services providers. Right now, Ars Technica reports, the FCC is proposing regulations that would make Comcast and its competitors get permission from users... Read more
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PhysOrg
Hacking of DNC raises fears of cyber attack on US electionshould respond as such," said Dave Aitel, chief executive of the security firm
Hacking of DNC raises fears of cyber attack on US election
PhysOrg / Posted 26 days ago
should respond as such," said Dave Aitel, chief executive of the security firm Immunity Inc. in a blog post on the website Ars Technica. Bruce Schneier, chief technology officer of the IBM security firm Resilient and a fellow at Harvard's Berkman... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Hacking of DNC raises fears of cyber attack on US electionshould respond as such," said Dave Aitel, chief executive of the security firm
Hacking of DNC raises fears of cyber attack on US election
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 26 days ago
should respond as such," said Dave Aitel, chief executive of the security firm Immunity Inc. in a blog post on the website Ars Technica. Bruce Schneier, chief technology officer of the IBM security firm Resilient and a fellow at Harvard's Berkman... Read more
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redOrbit
VIDEO: SpaceX Tests Used Rocket For The First Timethey have to function during an actual trip to space) to demonstrate that they
VIDEO: SpaceX Tests Used Rocket For The First Time
redOrbit / Posted 27 days ago
they have to function during an actual trip to space) to demonstrate that they can indeed work a second time. According to Ars Technica and The Verge, the test-fire took place at the aerospace firm’s testing site in MacGregor, Texas, and involved a... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Microsoft’s Xbox One S: 4K Blu-ray, HDR, and a modest performance boostfaster in any given configuration, Microsoft downplayed the improvements altoge
Microsoft’s Xbox One S: 4K Blu-ray, HDR, and a modest performance boost
ExtremeTech / Posted 28 days ago
faster in any given configuration, Microsoft downplayed the improvements altogether.HDR, 4K, and system design Ars Technica has also published a review of the Xbox One, but while they like a number of changes that the new console... Read more
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