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Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Agora, the Dark Web's biggest marketplace for drugs, pauses operations over Tor vulnerability that could expose IP addresses of servers   —  Agora, the Dark Web's Biggest Drug Market, Is Going Offline  —  The Dark Web's biggest marketplace for drugs seems to have learned a lesson from the downfall …
Aug 26, 2015, 6:00 PMIn context
Cade Metz / Wired:
How Facebook's M virtual assistant's artificial intelligence works   —  Facebook's Human-Powered Assistant May Just Supercharge AI  —  Face it: Siri sucks.  So often, she has no clue what you're saying.  And when she does, there's a pretty good chance she'll respond with nothing more than a page filled with Internet links.
Aug 26, 2015, 4:25 PMIn context
Jessi Hempel / Wired:
Facebook testing M, an AI-based, human supervised virtual assistant inside Messenger that can complete tasks such as purchasing on your behalf   —  Facebook Launches M, Its Bold Answer to Siri and Cortana  —  Today, a few hundred Bay Area Facebook users will open their Messenger apps to discover M, a new virtual assistant.
Aug 26, 2015, 1:33 PMIn context
Davey Alba / Wired:
Google and Gallup survey: underestimating demand, and focus on preparation for subjects on required tests are key barriers to teaching computer science in K-12   —  Huh?  Schools Think Kids Don't Want to Learn Computer Science  —  Times have never been better for computer science workers.
Aug 23, 2015, 6:30 PMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
Hackers post 9.7GB of data apparently from Ashley Madison breach to dark web, including account details for 32M users and credit card transactions   —  Hackers Finally Post Stolen Ashley Madison Data  —  Hackers who stole sensitive customer information from the cheating site AshleyMadison.com appear …
Aug 18, 2015, 6:47 PMIn context
David Pierce / Wired:
Google partners with TP-LINK on OnHub, an easy to use $199 Wi-Fi router that makes sure your devices are connecting efficiently   —  Rejoice: Google Just Created a Stupidly Simple Wi-Fi Router  —  It's actually pretty easy to deal with your wireless router.
Aug 18, 2015, 12:31 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
New Dark Web study shows drug market turns over $100M+/year in illegal substances, and the ecosystem is becoming more resilient to crackdowns, setbacks   —  Crackdowns Haven't Stopped the Dark Web's $100M Yearly Drug Sales  —  After more than four years and two giant law enforcement busts …
Aug 16, 2015, 11:35 AMIn context
Klint Finley / Wired:
Swiss researchers working to make two-factor authentication easier with Sound-Proof, which replaces numerical codes with digital signatures from ambient sound   —  The Noise Around You Could Strengthen Your Passwords  —  Last year after nude photos apparently stolen from various celebrities …
Aug 15, 2015, 10:25 AMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Researchers hack a Corvette's brakes via an insurance dongle used in many modern vehicles to monitor speed, location; affected systems are receiving OTA updates   —  Hackers Cut a Corvette's Brakes Via a Common Car Gadget  —  Car hacking demos like last month's over-the-internet hijacking …
Aug 11, 2015, 3:05 PMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
Researchers gain complete control of electric skateboards by hijacking unencrypted Bluetooth communications between the board and the remote   —  Hackers Can Seize Control of Electric Skateboards and Toss Riders  —  Richard “Richo” Healey was riding his electric skateboard toward an intersection …
Aug 9, 2015, 2:00 AMIn context

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