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Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Evolution, a Silk Road successor tolerating trade in stolen credit cards, triples its listings in five months   —  The Dark Web Gets Darker With Rise of the ‘Evolution’ Drug Market  —  In the digital drug trade as in the physical one, taking out one kingpin only makes room for another ready to satisfy the market's endless demand.
Sep 20, 2014, 5:30 AMIn context
Mat Honan / Wired:
A requiem for the click wheel iPod, discontinued after almost 13 years   —  On Death and iPods: A Requiem  —  Have you ever loved a car?  Maybe it was an old truck you drove for hundreds of thousands of miles, or maybe it was your very first car: where you had your very first beer and your very first kiss.
Sep 13, 2014, 5:50 PMIn context
Cade Metz / Wired:
Uber's Revenue Is 12 Times The Size of Lyft's, New Study Says   —  The bitter battle between Uber and Lyft isn't exactly a close fight.  —  According to new research that draws on credit and debit card transactions by 3.8 million Americans, Uber's revenue was about 12 times that of its rival between May 2013 and May 2014.
Sep 11, 2014, 11:55 AMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Tool to kick Glass users off Wi-Fi becomes Cyborg Unplug, a $50-$85 anti-surveillance appliance   —  For Sale Soon: The World's First Google Glass Detector  —  Earlier this summer, Berlin-based artist and coder Julian Oliver released Glasshole.sh, a simple and free piece of software designed …
Sep 8, 2014, 4:35 AMIn context
Klint Finley / Wired:
John Martinis: the expert building a full-time quantum computing research team at Google   —  The Man Who Will Build Google's Elusive Quantum Computer  —  John Martinis is one of the world's foremost experts on quantum computing, a growing field of science that aims to process information …
Sep 7, 2014, 2:10 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
FBI says Silk Road's server was located through a login page flaw that revealed its IP address   —  The FBI Finally Says How It ‘Legally’ Pinpointed Silk Road's Server  —  As the trial of alleged Silk Road drug market creator Ross Ulbricht approaches, the defense has highlighted the mystery …
Sep 5, 2014, 8:40 PMIn context
Margaret Rhodes / Wired:
Dyson Releases the Eye, a Robot Vacuum With a 360-Degree Camera   —  After 16 years of tinkering and experimentation, Dyson is releasing its first robotic vacuum cleaner, the Dyson 360 Eye.  Though iRobot released Roomba, the first autonomous sucking machine, in 2002, Dyson has been content to lay back …
Sep 4, 2014, 11:55 PMIn context
Klint Finley / Wired:
OX Guard: Open source tool that can send encrypted email to anyone, even those not using it   —  The Open Source Tool That Lets You Send Encrypted Emails to Anyone  —  In the wake of the mass NSA surveillance scandal sparked by whistleblower Edward Snowden, all sorts of hackers, academics …
Sep 4, 2014, 8:25 AMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
Phone Firewall Identifies Rogue Cell Towers Trying to Intercept Your Calls   —  Rogue cell phone towers can track your phone and intercept your calls, and it's only a matter of time before they're as ubiquitous as GPS trackers.  But at least now there's a way to spot them.
Sep 4, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Elcomsoft Phone Password Breaker, a law enforcement tool popular on hacker forums, downloads full iCloud backups given stolen credentials   —  The Police Tool That Pervs Use to Steal Nude Pics From Apple's iCloud  —  As nude celebrity photos spilled onto the web over the weekend …
Sep 2, 2014, 8:15 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
The Carlsberg Group goes ‘GloCal’ with Office 365  —  Denmark-based brewery finds the right balance between working together at a global level and allowing its many strong regional beer brands to flourish.
VMware:
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Zoho:
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