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  • Intel chip 'ZombieLoad' flaw could let hackers steal data

    Intel is facing a new chip vulnerability that could allow attackers to steal personal information from your PC. The flaw, referred to generally as Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) or “ZombieLoad,” can affect any operating system running on Intel processors. That includes Windows, Apple’s macOS, and Google’s Chrome OS. All of those companies have released advisories […]

  • Digging for Bitcoin Is a Labor of Love

    It would have been reasonable for those attending Josh Bressers’ session at last month’s CypherCon — myself included — to expect a presentation by a cryptocurrency expert. It was billed as a talk about plumbing the depths of the bitcoin blockchain. When Bressers admitted that his material grew out of a hobby, I was surprised. […]

  • Who burned Notre Dame? Brussels goes after fake news as EU election nears

    BRUSSELS/DUBLIN (Reuters) – The European Union has launched a coordinated fight against fake news ahead of this month’s European Parliament elections, but officials acknowledge there are limits to what can be achieved against a danger barely recognized a few years ago. A picture shows a protective net inside the Notre-Dame Cathedral during the preliminary work […]

  • Christchurch attacks: Facebook curbs Live feature

    Image copyright AFP Image caption Live-streamed on the internet, the Christchurch mosque attacks killed 51 people Facebook has announced curbs on its streaming feature ahead of an online extremism summit in Paris, called after the Christchurch mosque attacks. The tech giant said there would be a “one-strike policy” banning those who violate new Facebook Live […]

  • New satellites could save Americans $30B on monthly Internet bills, report says

    Upcoming satellite technology could lower prices for Internet services, a new report predicts. Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites from Elon Musk’s SpaceX Starlink project and Jeff Bezos’ Project Kuiper could save American households more than $30 billion per year by introducing more broadband competition, according to a report from BroadbandNow. “The arrival of this emergent technology […]

  • Elive Elevates Linux With Enlightenment

    By Jack M. Germain May 10, 2019 9:41 AM PT The Elive distro’s integration of the Debian Linux base and the Enlightenment desktop is a powerful combination. Together, they offer a unique computing platform that is powerful and flexible. Elive is not like most Linux distributions today. It does not have a team of workers […]

  • Elive Elevates Linux With Enlightenment

    The Elive distro’s integration of the Debian Linux base and the Enlightenment desktop is a powerful combination. Together, they offer a unique computing platform that is powerful and flexible. Elive is not like most Linux distributions today. It does not have a team of workers supporting multiple desktop offerings cranking out frequent upgrades each year. […]