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Hacker Uses Internet Meme to Send Hidden Commands to Malware

Hacker Uses Internet Meme to Send Hidden Commands to Malware

1 hour ago   |   PC Mag

The hacker used Twitter and the 'What if I told you' meme to secretly tell a Windows-based strain of malware when to grab screenshots from infected PCs, Trend Micro says.
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A cult-favorite sock startup said it was forced to turn off its phone line after being flooded with complaints over incomplete or disappearing orders

A cult-favorite sock startup said it was forced to turn off its phone line after being flooded with complaints over incomplete or disappearing orders

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Bombas - a cult-favorite sock startup - is being flooded with complaints regarding incomplete or missing orders. The startup told Business Insider it was forced to turn off its...
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Amazon faces boycott ahead of holidays as public discontent grows

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

A growing number of customers are fed up with the company, from its working conditions at warehouses to anti-tax lobbying The holiday season is all about spending the time with...
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France pushes forward alone with new tax on big tech companies

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Tax will come into effect from 1 January, but plans for an EU-wide levy have faltered France is to press ahead alone with a new tax on big technology companies after struggling...
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Devolo Magic 2: Mesh Wi-Fi and wired networking without the fuss

Devolo Magic 2: Mesh Wi-Fi and wired networking without the fuss

5 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Unless you live in a brand new property, or you've got a very patient spouse, chances are you don't have the luxury of plugging into super-speedy wired Ethernet networking...
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The coming 5G revolution

The coming 5G revolution

8 hours ago   |   TechRadar

The next generation of mobile internet connectivity, 5G , is expected to officially launch worldwide by 2020. Each generation of mobile internet has brought significant speed...
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Workers' rights? Bosses don't care - soon they'll only need robots | John Harris

13 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Tech companies like Amazon make massive profits yet seem to treat their staff appallingly. As we click, we should consider the dystopia to come As anyone with a TV will know...
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CSCI E-1A Understanding Technology

18 hours ago   |   Harvard

This course is for students who don't consider themselves computer persons. Designed for students who work with technology every day but don't necessarily understand how it all...
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Tech community reacts to death of HQ trivia and Vine founder Colin Kroll

Tech community reacts to death of HQ trivia and Vine founder Colin Kroll

22 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   5 articles

HQ trivia and Vine founder Colin Kroll was found dead in his Manhattan apartment early Sunday. The tech community is paying its respects online and saying goodbye. "I will...
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If tech experts worry about artificial intelligence, shouldn't you as well? | John Naughton

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

A recent study of 1,000 leaders in the technology sector found more fear than hope about the continuing growth of AI Fifty years ago last Sunday, a computer engineer named...
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100 last-minute tech gifts under $100

100 last-minute tech gifts under $100

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Best Apple iPhone XS deals at Christmas 2018: 100GB for £55/m on O2

Best Apple iPhone XS deals at Christmas 2018: 100GB for £55/m on O2

Looking around the web for the best Apple iPhone XS deals this Christmas? Or have you read our review and are now keen on getting one? Then you're in the right place as we've... Read more ...

Met to trial facial recognition despite 98% failure rate

Met to trial facial recognition despite 98% failure rate

Facial recognition software which scans the public's faces and compares people to a database of criminals is being tested in London this week. Those being scanned in the trial... Read more ...

Londoners subjected to controversial facial recognition surveillance over...

Londoners subjected to controversial facial recognition surveillance over Christmas

Londoners out for a bit of Christmas shopping in the West End today and tomorrow could have their face scanned by the Metropolitan Police . The Met is testing, yet again, a... Read more ...

Tech community reacts to death of HQ trivia and Vine founder Colin Kroll

Tech community reacts to death of HQ trivia and Vine founder Colin Kroll

HQ trivia and Vine founder Colin Kroll was found dead in his Manhattan apartment early Sunday. The tech community is paying its respects online and saying goodbye. "I will... Read more ...

HQ Trivia and Vine co-founder dead at 34

HQ Trivia and Vine co-founder dead at 34

Enlarge / Honorees Rus Yusupov and Colin Kroll accept the Breakthrough Award for Emerging Technology onstage at the Variety Breakthrough of the Year Awards during the 2014... Read more ...

Colin Kroll dead: HQ Trivia and Vine founder dies aged 35

Colin Kroll dead: HQ Trivia and Vine founder dies aged 35

TECH entrepreneur Colin Kroll has died at 35 in a suspected drug overdose, it has been reported. The Vine founder's girlfriend is said to have raised the alarm with police when... Read more ...

Canelo vs Fielding live stream: how to watch tonight's fight online from...

Canelo vs Fielding live stream: how to watch tonight's fight online from anywhere

It's fight night! Although most experts will tell you that it will be less of a fight and more of a walk in the park for Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez. But Rocky Fielding will be... Read more ...

Moovit Helps 300M People Catch Their Bus Every Day

Moovit Helps 300M People Catch Their Bus Every Day

Moovit CEO Nir Erez says the company is adding 1 million new users every day and maps an entirely new city every 15 hours-all for free. He explains how that happened, how... Read more ...

Amazon WorkMail

Amazon WorkMail

Amazon WorkMail seems incomplete as it lacks some of the tools present in its major competition yet its price doesn't reflect that. For now, Amazon WorkMail will likely work... Read more ...