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  • newThese stoner hackers want machine learning to save us from sick weed

    These stoner hackers want machine learning to save us from sick weed

    Nothing harshes a good mellow like sick buds. Thankfully, there may one day be an app for that. Hidden from the hazy Friday afternoon of Las Vegas, tucked away in the basement of the Flamingo casino, a group of likeminded hackers and security resea…
    - 6 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 9:36pm -
  • newTwitter suspends Proud Boys before white supremacist rally

    Twitter suspends Proud Boys before white supremacist rally

    Well, apparently Twitter does have a line when it comes to unhinged hate speech.The company suspended accounts associated with the Proud Boys ahead of the white supremacist Unite the Right rally in Washington, D.C., this weekend. The move was origin…
    - 7 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 8:36pm -
  • newTrump Jr. shares a fake Photoshop of his daddy's approval rating

    Trump Jr. shares a fake Photoshop of his daddy's approval rating

    Donald Trump Jr. was caught red-handed for a terrible Photoshop job, but this time it wasn't because he airbrushed his pores into oblivion. In a now-deleted Instagram post, Don Jr. shared a CNN report comparing Trump's approval ratings with statist…
    - 8 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 7:42pm -
  • newHackers can seize practically all your online accounts, and it's your voicemail's fault

    Hackers can seize practically all your online accounts, and it's your voicemail's fault

    Who would have thought that, in the end, it would be the humble voicemail that would do us all in?Your Google, Microsoft, Apple, WhatsApp, and even Signal accounts all have an Achilles' heel — the same one, in fact. And it turns out that if you're…
    - 9 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 6:48pm -
  • newThe DNC just served Wikileaks with a lawsuit over Twitter

    The DNC just served Wikileaks with a lawsuit over Twitter

    Wikileaks just got served with a tweet.On Friday, the law firm representing the Democratic National Committee served Wikileaks with a single tweet, linking to a number of legal documents related to its lawsuit against the organization founded by Jul…
    - 10 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 5:48pm -

TechCrunch

  • newFacebook is the recruiting tool of choice for far-right group the Proud Boys

    Facebook is the recruiting tool of choice for far-right group the Proud Boys

    Twitter may have suspended the Proud Boys and their controversial leader Gavin McInnes, but it was never their platform of choice. The Proud Boys, a self described “Western chauvinist” organization that often flirts with more hard-line groups of…
    - 4 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 10:59pm -
  • newSamsung Galaxy Note 9 review

    Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review

    There are no secrets in consumer electronics anymore. Sometimes it’s the fault of flubs and flaws and leakers. Sometimes it’s by design. In the case of the Galaxy Note 9, it’s a little bit of both. The Galaxy S9 wasn’t the blockbuster Samsung…
    - 7 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 8:40pm -
  • newHackers on new ‘secure’ phone networks can bill your account for their roaming charges

    Hackers on new ‘secure’ phone networks can bill your account for their roaming charges

    I have good news! The infamous SS7 networks used by mobile operators to interoperate, e.g. when you’re roaming — which were built on trust, essentially devoid of security, and permitted rampant fraud, SMS hijacking, eavesdropping, password theft,…
    - 7 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 8:02pm -
  • newFounder Zain Jaffer may be looking to take back control of Vungle

    Founder Zain Jaffer may be looking to take back control of Vungle

    Zain Jaffer may be gearing up for a fight to take back control of Vungle, the mobile ad company he founded. Jaffer was removed from his role as CEO last fall following his arrest on charges of assault with a deadly weapon and performing a lewd act on…
    - 10 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 5:48pm -
  • newFederacy wants to put bug bounty programs in reach of every startup

    Federacy wants to put bug bounty programs in reach of every startup

    Federacy, a member of the Y Combinator Summer 2018 class, has a mission to make bug bounty programs available to even the smallest startup. Traditionally, bug bounty programs from players like Bugcrowd and HackerOne have been geared toward larger org…
    - 12 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 2:54pm -

Read Write Web

  • This smart grid program could save millions of tons of CO2 annually

    This smart grid program could save millions of tons of CO2 annually

    Ofgem, the U.K. government’s regulator for gas and electricity, has revealed that projects trialled under the Low Carbon Networks Fund (LCNF) could save 215 tonnes of CO2. The program ran for six years, ending in 2015, with the aim of helping Dist…
    - 14 Dec 16, 10:00pm -
  • 3 benefits a smart city can gain from smart infrastructure

    3 benefits a smart city can gain from smart infrastructure

    The Internet of Things is sweeping across the globe at breakneck speeds, and before we know it, our entire lives will be facilitated by connected technology. We’re already seeing the IoT make an incredible impact on how the industrial world operat…
    - 14 Dec 16, 9:15pm -
  • PARC secures federal funding to develop peel-and-stick sensors

    PARC secures federal funding to develop peel-and-stick sensors

    PARC, the research and development arm of Xerox, announced on Tuesday that it has secured part of $19 million in federal funding from the Energy Department to develop peel-and-stick sensors for homes, businesses, and other buildings. The peel-and-st…
    - 14 Dec 16, 8:30pm -
  • Get My Parking launches smart city pilot in India

    Get My Parking launches smart city pilot in India

    Studies of traffic congestion regularly point much blame at cars circling for parking. To tackle this perennial problem, Get My Parking is joining a smart city initiative to launch a smart parking pilot in India. As reported in Firstpost, the Delhi-…
    - 14 Dec 16, 7:27pm -
  • Do fitness wearables need an affordability upgrade?

    Do fitness wearables need an affordability upgrade?

    According to a recent Gartner survey, almost a third of fitness tracker or smartwatch owners end up ditching them. The survey studied about 9,000 users from the U.S., Australia and the U.K. Reasons for the dropped tech use vary from wearables breaki…
    - 14 Dec 16, 3:00pm -

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This is the Samsung Galaxy Note 9

- 2 days ago, 9 Aug 18, 11:30am -
Vector is Cozmo for grownups

- 3 days ago, 8 Aug 18, 9:00am -
June’s Second-Gen Oven Starts At $599

- 4 days ago, 7 Aug 18, 7:00am -
Fashionably AI

- 9 days ago, 1 Aug 18, 3:45pm -
DJI Ronin-S and Zhiyun Crane 2 Comparison Review

- 11 days ago, 31 Jul 18, 10:36am -
Maisie Williams Shows Off Her Creator-Centric App Daisie

- 15 days ago, 27 Jul 18, 12:27pm -

Gizmodo

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LifeHacker

  • The No-Frills Way to Watermark Memos and Track Leaks

    The No-Frills Way to Watermark Memos and Track Leaks

    Let’s say you need to send a private message to a group of people, but you’re afraid one of them will leak the message elsewhere, and you won’t know who. Fast Forward Labs has a rough-and-ready solution that will expose anyone who publicly copi…
    - 27 Jun 17, 10:00am -
  • How to Store Fresh Figs So They Really Last

    How to Store Fresh Figs So They Really Last

    Fresh figs are luxury items: they’re so delicious, so expensive (in my neck of the woods, Peapod.com is selling them for $1.17 a piece) and so tragically short-lived. All too often, in my experience (Is it me? My refrigerator?) after I’ve decided…
    - 27 Jun 17, 9:00am -
  • The Grapevine Everything You Wanted to Know About the Migos, Joe Budden, Chris Brown Fights but Were

    The Grapevine Everything You Wanted to Know About the Migos, Joe Budden, Chris Brown Fights but Were

    The Grapevine Everything You Wanted to Know About the Migos, Joe Budden, Chris Brown Fights but Were Afraid to Ask | Deadspin 10 Years After The Chris Benoit Killings, Pro Wrestling Still Can’t Fix Itself | Jezebel The Tabloids Are Having a Hard…
    - 26 Jun 17, 6:03pm -
  • Flickr and Tumblr Users With AT&T Emails Are About to Lose Access to Their Accounts

    Flickr and Tumblr Users With AT&T Emails Are About to Lose Access to Their Accounts

    Verizon-owned social media platform Tumblr, along with a laundry list of other Yahoo services, is potentially locking users out of their accounts due to an ending partnership between Yahoo and AT&T, according to Techcrunch. If you’re a Tumblr, Flic…
    - 26 Jun 17, 6:00pm -
  • Seth Stephens-Davidowitz Talks to Us About Secrets 

    Seth Stephens-Davidowitz Talks to Us About Secrets 

    We’re living in a time of secrets. Whether it’s the health-care bill, Russia’s secret connection with our recent election, or the lies we all tell, secrets plague us all. In this episode of The Upgrade, Seth Stephens-Davidowitz, author of “Ev…
    - 26 Jun 17, 5:00pm -

Engadget

  • newTwitter admits Infowars tweets broke rules, but the account stays up

    Twitter admits Infowars tweets broke rules, but the account stays up

    After a CNN inquiry found ten tweets from Alex Jones' accounts that it felt should've qualified as breaking Twitter's rules, the service admitted late Friday that it agreed on seven of them. The tweets have been deleted, and CNN reports that on his I…
    - 3 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 11:56pm -
  • newA screenwriter is working on a list of every hit film you can’t stream

    A screenwriter is working on a list of every hit film you can’t stream

    We've all had moments trying to hunt down films that just don't seem to be anywhere online, whether on streaming services, for rent or to purchase. Screenwriter John August (Charlie's Angels, Big Fish, the upcoming live-action Aladdin) noticed that R…
    - 4 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 10:53pm -
  • newThe 'Halo' arcade game is playable at every Dave & Buster's

    The 'Halo' arcade game is playable at every Dave & Buster's

    There's a new Halo game out this summer and you don't need an Xbox to play it. Instead, all you have to do is roll up to any Dave & Buster's and start popping quarters into it. Halo: Fireteam Raven is a four-player co-op on-rails arcade shooter devel…
    - 5 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 9:57pm -
  • newTwitch nixes Communities, adds tags to improve content discovery

    Twitch nixes Communities, adds tags to improve content discovery

    Video game streaming service Twitch launched Communities in February of last year. These were ostensibly hub page for specific games or topics that members could create to help people find content. Now the company will shut these pages down mid-Septe…
    - 9 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 6:34pm -
  • newMarvel Studio's 10th anniversary movie festival is IMAX-only

    Marvel Studio's 10th anniversary movie festival is IMAX-only

    Marvel is going all-out to mark the 10th birthday of its Cinematic Universe, and that includes upgrading the quality of the movies themselves. It's hosting a 10th Anniversary Film Festival between August 30th and September 6th, and you'll have to vi…
    - 11 hours ago, 10 Aug 18, 4:34pm -

BoingBoing

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Samsung Unpacked 2018 in 12 Minutes

- 1 day ago, 9 Aug 18, 5:35pm -
Samsung Galaxy Watch Hands-On: Steady progress, but few thrills

- 1 day ago, 9 Aug 18, 3:59pm -
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Hands-On

- 2 days ago, 9 Aug 18, 11:30am -
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 Review: More Nightmare than Dream

- 3 days ago, 8 Aug 18, 11:00am -
Surface Go Review: Not Quite Microsoft’s iPad Killer

- 5 days ago, 6 Aug 18, 9:00am -
Moto Z3 First Look: Looking Ahead to 5G

- 8 days ago, 2 Aug 18, 7:57pm -