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Patrick Howell O'Neill / The Daily Dot:
Hackers find vulnerabilities in Industrial Ethernet Switches used in hydroelectric dams, nuclear power plants   —  How hackers can take over nuclear power plants  —  The world's most important facilities—think massive hydroelectric dams and nuclear power plants—are vulnerable to devastating cyberattacks.
Aug 1, 2015, 10:25 AMIn context
Eric Geller / The Daily Dot:
Behind the new Crypto War: governments and tech companies face off over encryption backdoors   —  The rise of the new Crypto War  —  James B. Comey, Jr., the seventh director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, is afraid of the dark.  —  “The law hasn't kept pace with technology …
Jul 12, 2015, 8:35 AMIn context
William Turton / The Daily Dot:
17-year-old Lizard Squad hacker convicted in Finnish court of 50,700 charges related to computer crimes, receives two-year suspended prison sentence   —  Lizard Squad hacker convicted on 50,000 hacking charges  —  A key Lizard Squad member had been convicted of 50,700 charges related to computer crimes …
Jul 7, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Selena Larson / The Daily Dot:
Diversity in Google I/O keynote featuring women and people of color onstage raised the bar for other technology companies   —  On Google, Apple, and Silicon Valley's Homeric struggle with diversity  —  It's time we talk about our expectations—and think about why we continue to congratulate companies …
May 29, 2015, 8:05 AMIn context
Matt Stempeck / The Daily Dot:
An anecdotal account of the technology landscape in Cuba before thawing relations with the US   —  Tech in Cuba, before the thaw  —  With Raul Castro reforming the island's government and Barack Obama beginning to normalize relations with the United States, Cuba is at the threshold of a new era.
May 26, 2015, 9:40 AMIn context
Patrick Howell O'Neill / The Daily Dot:
Researchers build a new Tor client called Astoria, say it is significantly better at avoiding attacks to deanonymize users   —  Hackers build a new Tor client designed to beat the NSA  —  Anonymity's toughest adversaries are hackers with the full-force and backing of Beijing, London, and Washington, D.C.
May 22, 2015, 3:05 PMIn context
Selena Larson / The Daily Dot:
Anonymous messaging app After School back in App Store with moderation to combat bullying   —  After School attempts a comeback with bans on bullying  —  Wherever there's an anonymous app, there are teens using it to bully each other.  —  After School, one of the newest applications …
Apr 8, 2015, 12:55 AMIn context
Eric Geller / The Daily Dot:
Profile of Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon, who has championed surveillance reform and online privacy for two decades   —  Ron Wyden, the Internet's senator … The Director of National Intelligence had lied under oath to the United States Senate.  Civil-liberties groups soon called …
Mar 29, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Richard Lewis / The Daily Dot:
Sources: YouTube plans to relaunch live streaming service this year with a focus on gaming, taking on Twitch   —  YouTube to relaunch livestreaming service with focus on esports and gaming  —  YouTube is preparing to relaunch its livestreaming platform with a renewed focus on live gaming …
Mar 25, 2015, 5:50 AMIn context
Selena Larson / The Daily Dot:
Eric Schmidt interrupting Megan Smith was one of many sexist acts during SXSW panels   —  Eric Schmidt's comments are nothing new—sexism is everywhere at tech events  —  At the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, this week, sexism was a prominent if unintended theme.
Mar 19, 2015, 7:55 PMIn context

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