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Kyle VanHemert / Wired:
Leeo launches $99 Smart Alert Nightlight, alerts you via mobile when smoke/CO2 alarm sounds   —  A Fire-Safety Nightlight That Offers a New Take on the Smart Home  —  The Leeo Smart Alert Nightlight is not the stuff of soft-focus smart home dreams.  It won't vacuum your floor, or start your coffee pot when you wake up in the morning.
Oct 22, 2014, 12:35 AMIn context
Marcus Wohlsen / Wired:
Nielsen partners with Adobe to rate all online content, from videos and podcasts to articles   —  Nielsen Will Soon Rate Everything on the Web, From Videos to Articles  —  The Nielsen ratings have long held huge sway over the business of television, but television isn't like it used to be.
Oct 21, 2014, 1:30 PMIn context
Robert McMillan / Wired:
Behind Microsoft's controversial takedown of No-IP and other legal battles to defeat botnets   —  How Microsoft Appointed Itself Sheriff of the Internet  —  It was 7 o'clock in the morning when the knocking on Dan Durrer's front door woke him up.  His dog started barking, and Durrer thought he was getting an early morning package.
Oct 19, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
Cops Need a Warrant to Grab Your Cell Tower Data, Florida Court Rules   —  Americans may have a Florida drug dealer to thank for expanding our right to privacy.  —  Police departments around the country have been collecting phone metadata from telecoms and using a sophisticated spy tool …
Oct 17, 2014, 11:00 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
After raising $600K, Anonabox Privacy Router project is suspended by Kickstarter for misleading funders, investors' pledges will be canceled   —  Kickstarter Freezes Anonabox Privacy Router Project for Misleading Funders  —  All August Germar asked for was $7,500 to fund his privacy-focused router project.
Oct 17, 2014, 4:43 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Privacy Router Anonabox Gets $600K in Crowdfunding—And Huge Backlash   —  When it launched on Kickstarter earlier this week, the Tor-enabled router project known as Anonabox successfully tapped into thousands of Internet users' desire for simpler privacy tech.
Oct 17, 2014, 4:05 PMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
Russian hackers used Windows zero-day vulnerability to target NATO, Ukraine and EU since 2009   —  Russia's ‘Sandworm’ Hack Has Been Spying on Foreign Governments for Years  —  A cyberespionage campaign believed to be based in Russia has been targeting government leaders and institutions …
Oct 14, 2014, 10:50 AMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Anonabox, a $45 open-source device running Tor for your router, launches on Kickstarter   —  With This Tiny Box, You Can Anonymize Everything You Do Online  —  No tool in existence protects your anonymity on the Web better than the software Tor, which encrypts Internet traffic and bounces it through random computers around the world.
Oct 13, 2014, 8:45 PMIn context
Tor Ekeland / Wired:
US should follow UK and Ireland in meting out punishment to hackers that is proportional to the harm they cause   —  America Must End Its Paranoid War on Hackers  —  “How did you get caught?”  I ask Darren Martyn, aka Pwnsauce, the former member of LulzSec.  —  “Bad Opsec.  Really, really bad Opsec,” he says.
Oct 13, 2014, 7:10 AMIn context
Peter Rubin / Wired:
Carl Zeiss announces $99 VR One virtual reality headset that works with any 4.7"-5.2" iOS or Android smartphone   —  This $99 Headset Could Get All of Us Hooked on VR  —  While the world awaits a true consumer version of a virtual-reality headset like the Oculus Rift or Sony's Project Morpheus …
Oct 11, 2014, 5:20 PMIn context

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Amazon Web Services:
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Rackspace:
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