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Cade Metz / Wired:
Facebook's new data center sidesteps a hierarchical network model, avoiding the expensive switches made by Cisco and Juniper   —  Facebook's New Data Center Is Bad News for Cisco  —  Facebook is now serving the American heartland from a data center in the tiny town of Altoona, Iowa.
Nov 17, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
How the Russian Anonymous Marketplace has maintained a thriving dark web drug trade for more than two years   —  How a Russian Dark Web Drug Market Outlived the Silk Road (And Silk Road 2)  —  Silk Roads come and Silk Roads go.  But after every law enforcement crackdown shakes the dark web …
Nov 16, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Jessi Hempel / Wired:
David Marcus on the evolution of Messenger and its future: VOIP, payments, and B2C messaging   —  Why Facebook Has Entrusted Its Future to the CEO of PayPal  —  One evening last May, Mark Zuckerberg invited David Marcus to dinner.  —  It wasn't the first time PayPal's soft-spoken French CEO …
Nov 10, 2014, 7:45 PMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
DarkHotel: A Sophisticated New Hacking Attack Targets High-Profile Hotel Guests   —  This hotel is not implicated in the DarkHotel attacks.  It is shown here to stand in for all luxury hotels.  The hotel guest probably never knew what hit him.  When he tried to get online using …
Nov 10, 2014, 5:00 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Operation Onymous busted several contraband markets, arrested 17, captured $1M in bitcoin, seized 414 “.onion” domains used by Tor   —  Authorities Begin Scorched-Earth Purge of the Internet Underground  —  When “Operation Onymous” first came to light yesterday …
Nov 7, 2014, 7:55 AMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
FBI, DHS and Europol also seize drug markets Hydra and Cloud 9, with likely more to come in Operation Onymous   —  Not Just Silk Road 2: Feds Seize Two Other Drug Markets and Counting  —  A full-blown dark web drug crackdown is in the works, and it's not stopping with the Silk Road.
Nov 6, 2014, 7:35 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Silk Road 2.0 seized by FBI, DHS, Europol; alleged operator Blake Benthall arrested in SF, charged with narcotics trafficking, money laundering, hacking   —  Feds Seize Silk Road 2 in Major Dark Web Drug Bust  —  A year after the Silk Road 2 came online promising to revive …
Nov 6, 2014, 12:10 PMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
Flaw in New ‘Secure’ Credit Cards Would Let Hackers Steal $1M Per Card   —  Chip-n-PIN cards like the one shown here are going to be widely in use in America by 2015.  Christopher Furlong/Getty Images  —  As U.S. banks and retailers are barreling toward a 2015 deadline to replace magnetic-stripe credit …
Nov 4, 2014, 10:35 AMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Facebook now available through Tor browsers at an onion address, SSL still enabled   —  Why Facebook Just Launched Its Own ‘Dark Web’ Site  —  Facebook has never had much of a reputation for letting users hide their identities online.  But now the world's least anonymous website has just joined the Web's most anonymous network.
Oct 31, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Klint Finley / Wired:
An Open Source Platform That Makes Building Apps Cheap and Easy   —  Companies like Google and Facebook have done an awful lot of work to make their internet apps feel just as snappy and responsive as the software that runs directly on your PC, letting us, say, follow constantly-updating online timelines …
Oct 31, 2014, 8:20 AMIn context

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Does Ello's Sudden Rise In Popularity Herald A New Era Of Social Media?  —  The latest social network to be on the tip of everyone's tongue is the rebellious Ello which launched earlier this year and promises an ad-free experience.
Zoho:
Zoho Survey: Segment Survey Responses with Multi Collectors  —  Do you distribute one survey to different groups of people only to find that filtering results and analyzing reports is taking up your time?
Igloo:
All the coding ladies  —  Much has been said about women in technology this week as a result of Barbie once again, letting down the female population (or more appropriately, humankind as a whole) …