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Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Motherboard:
After hacks, dark web email provider SIGAINT claims a government spied on its users   —  After Hacks, A Dark Web Email Provider Says a Government Spied on Its Users  —  About a week ago, the administrator of an email provider that caters to dark web denizens—be they security-conscious journalists …
Apr 25, 2015, 12:50 AMIn context
Jordan Pearson / Motherboard:
MakerBot's new CEO Jonathan Jaglom lays off 20% of staff, about 100 people   —  MakerBot Just Laid Off 20 Percent of Its Staff  —  When MakerBot, the Brooklyn-based 3D printing company, became a subsidiary of 3D printing giant Stratasys, Inc. in 2013, everyone expected there would be changes.
Apr 17, 2015, 3:25 PMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Motherboard:
DEA has been buying spyware produced by Italian surveillance tech firm Hacking Team since 2012   —  The DEA Has Been Secretly Buying Hacking Tools From an Italian Company  —  The Drug Enforcement Administration has been buying spyware produced by the controversial Italian surveillance tech …
Apr 15, 2015, 10:20 PMIn context
Jason Koebler / Motherboard:
As Flash usage wanes, Internet archivists struggle to preserve Flash websites   —  Gone in a Flash: The Race to Save the Internet's Least Favorite Tool  —  Navigating awful, 100 percent Flash-based sites is an experience many of us have had, and is unequivocally part of internet canon.
Apr 11, 2015, 5:25 PMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
Some Uber customers report fraudulent charges after news of accounts being sold on dark web; company maintains no evidence of breach   —  Uber Users Say They're Being Charged for Trips They Didn't Take  —  On Friday, Motherboard revealed that fully functioning Uber accounts were for sale on the dark web.
Mar 30, 2015, 9:20 PMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Motherboard:
GreatFire says China is behind the DDoS attacks on GitHub and its website in new report   —  China Is Behind DDoS Attack on GitHub, Activists Say  —  A well-known group of activists that has fought Chinese online censorship for years is publicly accusing China of launching the massive distributed denial …
Mar 30, 2015, 4:55 PMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
Stolen Uber Customer Accounts Are for Sale on the Dark Web for $1   —  Active Uber accounts are for sale on a dark web marketplace for as little as $1 each, Motherboard has learned.  —  One seller claims he has “thousands” of user logins for sale.  —  A username and password is all you need …
Mar 27, 2015, 8:45 PMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Motherboard:
Baidu's Internet traffic was hijacked to DDoS GitHub and GreatFire in a move that required access to network infrastructure; GitHub DDoS attack continues   —  Did China Just Launch a Cyber Attack on GitHub?  —  Late Thursday night, the popular coding site GitHub announced that someone …
Mar 27, 2015, 12:45 PMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Motherboard:
US Customs facial recognition pilot program at Dulles airport raises privacy concerns   —  US Customs Quietly Launches Facial Recognition Experiment at DC Airport  —  The next time you come back from overseas and flash your American passport at Washington, DC's Dulles airport …
Mar 21, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Jordan Pearson / Motherboard:
‘Sirius’ Is the Google-Backed Open Source Siri   —  Sirius, a Google-funded open source program similar to Apple's Siri or Google's Google Now voice recognition application, could finally democratize the virtual assistant.  —  RIght now, virtual assistants are a game for the big kids of the tech world …
Mar 16, 2015, 11:40 AMIn context

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