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Sean Gallagher / Ars Technica:
Finder, a research program of the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity, aims to geotag any publicly available image or video taken outdoors   —  “Finder” will geotag images by terrain, sky features.  —  Imagine if someone could scan every image on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram …
Mar 19, 2018, 8:35 AMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
The NCTA, CTIA, and USTelecom, trade groups that represent nearly the entire broadband industry, file motions to help the FCC to defend repeal of net neutrality   —  NCTA, CTIA, and USTelecom sign up to defend net neutrality repeal in court.  —  The biggest lobby groups representing broadband providers …
Mar 19, 2018, 7:45 AMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
Proposed net neutrality law in California would be toughest yet by banning zero-rating, affecting programs like Verizon FreeBee and AT&T's Sponsored Data   —  Bill would recreate core FCC net neutrality rules and be tougher on zero-rating.  —  A proposed net neutrality law in California …
Mar 14, 2018, 10:55 PMIn context
Sean Gallagher / Ars Technica:
Let's Encrypt releases service securing HTTP connections via free “wildcard” certificates and the ACME v2 protocol to automate certificate request verification   —  In a victory for securing Web, anybody can now get a certificate valid for every site in a domain.
Mar 13, 2018, 7:50 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Calendar 2 for Mac updated to mine Monero by default; after poor reviews, dev removes app from App Store, says mining will be gone in new version, citing bugs   —  Popular Calendar 2 app mines Monero by default, but at least it discloses it.  —  Resource-draining currency miners …
Mar 12, 2018, 4:25 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Kaspersky Lab details sophisticated Slingshot malware likely used for spying on targeted individuals and organizations, which remained hidden for six years   —  Nation-sponsored Slingshot is one of the most advanced attack platforms ever.  —  Researchers have discovered malware so stealthy …
Mar 11, 2018, 5:00 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Khronos Group announces Vulkan 1.1, the first big update to its cross platform GPU API, with multi-GPU support, better DirectX compatibility, and more   —  Updated drivers that support the latest version should be out today.  —  The Khronos Group today launched Vulkan 1.1 …
Mar 7, 2018, 3:25 PMIn context
Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica:
Android P preview: multi-camera API for dual cameras, runtime speed improvements, tightened API policies, idle apps can't access sensors such as camera and mic   —  Preview the next major version of Android with the Android P Developer Preview.  —  In what is quickly becoming an annual March tradition …
Mar 7, 2018, 1:40 PMIn context
Timothy B. Lee / Ars Technica:
SEC issues strongly worded warning on unregulated cryptocurrency exchanges, saying “many” appear SEC-approved when they aren't; Bitcoin is down 8%+   —  Bitcoin falls 10 percent after regulators signal crackdown on exchanges.  —  The Securities and Exchange Commission issued …
Mar 7, 2018, 1:25 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Researchers find bug in Exim message transfer tool that allows remote code execution, affecting up to 400K servers   —  Widely used message transfer agent patched buffer overflow last month.  —  A bug in an obscure but widely used email program may be putting as many as 400,000 servers around …
Mar 7, 2018, 12:05 PMIn context

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