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David Pierce / Wired:
Motorola to launch Moto Maker tool for customizing Moto 360 watches in March   —  A Big Bet On Choice: Motorola Will Soon Let You Build Your Own Smartwatch  —  In March, Motorola will flip on a new version of Moto Maker, the tool it created to let users design a Moto X to their exact specifications.
Feb 26, 2015, 12:40 PMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
Firmware is vulnerable because vendors rarely sign or authenticate the software   —  Why Firmware Is So Vulnerable to Hacking, and What Can Be Done About It  —  When Kaspersky Lab revealed last week that it had uncovered a sophisticated piece of malware designed to plant malicious code inside …
Feb 25, 2015, 6:15 AMIn context
Cade Metz / Wired:
Meet the Team That Makes It Possible for the Blind to Use Facebook   —  Jessie Lorenz can't see Facebook.  But it gives her a better way to see the world—and it gives the world a better way to see her.  —  Lorenz has been blind since birth, and in some ways, this limits how she interacts with the people around her.
Feb 23, 2015, 10:00 PMIn context
Kevin Poulsen / Wired:
Equation Group shows US already has a Manhattan Project for cybersecurity, but like the original, it's purely offensive   —  Surprise!  America Already Has a Manhattan Project for Developing Cyber Attacks  —  “What we really need is a Manhattan Project for cybersecurity.”
Feb 22, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Robert McMillan / Wired:
Lenovo's initial statement in response to security and privacy concerns about Superfish was astonishingly clueless   —  Lenovo's Response to Its Dangerous Adware Is Astonishingly Clueless  —  If you've bought a Lenovo laptop anytime since August, it may have shipped with a dangerous bit …
Feb 20, 2015, 1:30 AMIn context
Jessi Hempel / Wired:
White House Names DJ Patil as the First US Chief Data Scientist   —  It's finally official: The White House has named DJ Patil its first ever Chief Data Scientist and Deputy Chief Technology Officer for Data Policy.  —  Yes, that's a mouthful.  Even as an acronym, Patil's new title is ten letters long: CDCaDCTODT.
Feb 18, 2015, 5:20 PMIn context
Julia Greenberg / Wired:
Emoji can be key evidence for law enforcement, but courts struggle to interpret their meaning   —  That ;) You Type Can and Will Be Used Against You in a Court of Law  —  On January 15, Osiris Aristy opened up Facebook, posted a photo of a gun and wrote, “feel like katxhin a body right now.”
Feb 15, 2015, 1:40 PMIn context
Matt Simon / Wired:
Fleet of Tug robots services a hospital in California by delivering drugs, linen, and meals; each travels an average of 12 miles per day   —  This Incredible Hospital Robot Is Saving Lives.  Also, I Hate It  —  The Tug autonomous medical robot, aka Tuggy McFresh, aka Little McTuggy, aka the bane of my existence.
Feb 14, 2015, 7:35 PMIn context
Tim Moynihan / Wired:
NBA to film All-Star Game with virtual reality cameras, to be available for free on Samsung's Milk VR store for Gear VR devices   —  The NBA Will Film Its All-Star Game With Virtual-Reality Cameras  —  Courtside seats for this Sunday's NBA All-Star Game in New York City's Madison Square Garden are selling for around $9,000 a pop.
Feb 13, 2015, 3:55 PMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
To track illegal activity, DARPA is developing a dark web search engine that indexes Tor Hidden Services pages, sites accessible only through the Tor browser   —  Darpa Is Developing a Search Engine for the Dark Web  —  A new search engine being developed by Darpa aims to shine a light …
Feb 11, 2015, 6:20 AMIn context

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