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Sarah Jeong / Motherboard:
The “Satoshi” PGP keys reported to be linked to Craig Wright were likely backdated, pointing to a hoax   —  Satoshi's PGP Keys Are Probably Backdated and Point to a Hoax  —  On Tuesday, both Wired and Gizmodo dropped a big bombshell: According to “leaked” (Wired) or “hacked” …
Dec 9, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Motherboard:
404   —  junk
Dec 9, 2015, 2:10 PMIn context
Rachel Pick / Motherboard:
Twitter Is Testing Timelines That Aren't in Chronological Order   —  Are you a loyal Twitter user?  Brace yourself, because your favorite social media platform might get turned on its head: Twitter is experimenting with a new way of sorting your timeline that breaks with the reverse-chronological format it has used since its inception.
Dec 8, 2015, 12:10 PMIn context
Kari Paul / Motherboard:
WeChat Blocks Uber (Again) In Ongoing China Rideshare War   —  Chinese technology company Tencent has blocked Uber from its messaging app WeChat once again, the latest blow to the ride-hailing company in its quest to win over China.  —  Reports emerged on Friday that Tencent had “permanently” blocked all Uber WeChat accounts.
Dec 7, 2015, 1:00 PMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
French government is considering legislation banning free and shared WiFi during states of emergency, and blocking the use of Tor   —  After Paris Attacks, Proposed French Law Would Block Tor and Forbid Free Wi-Fi  —  After the recent Paris terror attacks, the French government is proposing …
Dec 7, 2015, 7:05 AMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
FBI Says Suspected Silk Road Architect Variety Jones Has Been Arrested   —  The man suspected of being a “senior adviser” to Ross Ulbricht, the convicted creator of the drug marketplace Silk Road, has been arrested, according to the United States Attorney's Office.
Dec 4, 2015, 7:40 PMIn context
Sarah Jeong / Motherboard:
Hunter Moore, former operator of revenge porn website IsAnyoneUp.com, sentenced to two and a half years in prison by federal district judge, must pay $2K fine   —  Revenge Porn King Gets Two Years In Prison  —  On Wednesday, Hunter Moore was sentenced to two and a half years in prison …
Dec 3, 2015, 4:35 PMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Motherboard:
VTech hacker says he downloaded 190GB of child and parent photos, and chat logs between parents and children from late 2014 until November 2015   —  Hacker Obtained Childrens' Headshots and Chatlogs From Toymaker VTech  —  If storing the personal data of almost 5 million parents …
Nov 30, 2015, 2:35 PMIn context
Jason Koebler / Motherboard:
Profile of iFixit, the company helping us continue doing DIY repairs on modern electronics   —  How to Fix Everything  —  It happened suddenly, like most of these stories do.  My alarm went off.  I kicked my leg out as I jolted awake, making solid contact with my new laptop …
Nov 29, 2015, 11:55 PMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Motherboard:
Servers of Chinese tech toy maker VTech breached: data of 4.8M parents and 200K kids may have been accessed   —  One of the Largest Hacks Yet Exposes Data on Hundreds of Thousands of Kids  —  The personal information of almost 5 million parents and more than 200,000 kids was exposed earlier …
Nov 27, 2015, 2:40 PMIn context

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