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Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
PlayStation Now performs remarkably well on a fast connection, proving game streaming can work   —  With PlayStation Now, Sony proves that game streaming works  —  When Sony launched its PlayStation Now service as a beta last year, the ridiculous per-game rental pricing structure stopped us …
Jan 26, 2015, 1:50 AMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Court document for Silk Road 2 trial suggests investigators may have spent six months last year exploiting Tor anonymity bug   —  Did feds mount a sustained attack on Tor to decloak crime suspects?  —  Last week's arrest of a man alleged to help run the Silk Road 2. online drug bazaar …
Jan 21, 2015, 9:25 PMIn context
Megan Geuss / Ars Technica:
Alleged “right hand man” to Silk Road 2.0 leader arrested in Seattle   —  On Tuesday a Washington state man was arrested by federal authorities in Seattle's Bellevue suburb for allegedly helping to run Silk Road 2., the anonymous online marketplace for illicit goods that sprang …
Jan 21, 2015, 10:40 AMIn context
Sam Machkovech / Ars Technica:
Doxing victim Zoe Quinn launches online “anti-harassment task force”   —  On Friday, Depression Quest developer and doxing victim Zoe Quinn launched an online “anti-harassment task force” toolset, staffed by volunteers familiar with such attacks, to assist victims of a recent swell of “doxing” and “swatting” attacks.
Jan 20, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Blackhat filmmakers used hacking consultants to depict hacking in a more realistic way   —  Blackhat brings some hacking realism to Hollywood, but to what effect?  —  During one scene in the upcoming hacker action movie Blackhat, a team is sent into the control room of a burned …
Jan 19, 2015, 4:25 AMIn context
Robert Lemos / Ars Technica:
Survey: security products send average large organizations 17K malware alerts per week, only 19% of which are reliable   —  Survey says security products waste our time  —  For anyone who has freaked out when an antivirus alert popped up on their screen and spent time researching it only to find …
Jan 18, 2015, 7:10 AMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
KeySweeper, a USB charger that sniffs, decrypts, logs, and transmits keystrokes of some Microsoft wireless keyboards can be built for $10   —  Meet KeySweeper, the $10 USB charger that steals MS keyboard strokes  —  It sounds like the stuff of a James Bond flick or something described …
Jan 15, 2015, 4:05 PMIn context
Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
Revamped “New Nintendo 3DS XL” to launch in US on February 13   —  Sources inside Gamestop have confirmed to Ars Technica that the revamped “new Nintendo 3DS” hardware will be available in US stores on February 13 and that the retailer will begin taking pre-orders for the unit tomorrow.
Jan 13, 2015, 11:35 PMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
Obama calls for an end to 19 state laws that restrict the rights of cities and towns to build their own broadband networks   —  Obama calls for end to 19 state laws that harm community broadband  —  President Obama today called for an end to state laws that restrict the rights of cities and towns to build their own broadband networks.
Jan 13, 2015, 8:55 PMIn context
Sam Machkovech / Ars Technica:
8chan domain “seized” over allegations of “child abuse” content   —  Happened shortly after users doxxed those who'd filed complaints to 8chan's host.  —  Last week, the imageboard site 8chan.co was brought offline for a sustained period of over five days due to a prolonged DDoS attack.
Jan 13, 2015, 10:00 AMIn context

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