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Gareth Corfield / The Register:
Germany's self-driving car ethics guidelines: prioritize human life over animals or property in accidents, don't choose whom to save based on age, and more   —  New auto rules approaching in the land of Das Auto  —  Germany's government has answered the car ethics question once and for all …
Aug 27, 2017, 10:05 AMIn context
Thomas Claburn / The Register:
Apple updates WebKit Feature Status dashboard to “In Development” for Service Workers, indicating that it may eventually support Progressive Web Apps on iOS   —  Service Workers land in WebKit, clearing way for better in-browser applications  —  Analysis About a week …
Aug 5, 2017, 12:35 AMIn context
Chris Williams / The Register:
Heaps of Windows 10 internal builds, private source code leak online   —  Unreleased 64-bit ARM versions, Server editions among dumped data  —  Exclusive A massive trove of Microsoft's internal Windows operating system builds and chunks of its core source code have leaked online.
Jun 23, 2017, 7:15 PMIn context
John Leyden / The Register:
Trend Micro: ransomware grew 752% in 2016 and generated $1B in revenue   —  Days of future past  —  Ransomware saw a more than eight-fold (752 per cent) increase as a mode of attack in 2016, according to Trend Micro.  —  The infosec firm estimates file-scrambling malware families such as Locky …
May 27, 2017, 3:35 PMIn context
Thomas Claburn / The Register:
GitHub launches GitHub Marketplace, a store for development tools that assist with tasks like continuous integration, code reviews, and project management   —  Online store will try to make developer tools work better for businesses  —  Social code repository GitHub is making it easier for developers to fetch data and spend money.
May 22, 2017, 4:45 PMIn context
Iain Thomson / The Register:
Hackers exploited SS7, a protocol used by cellphone providers, to intercept two-factor codes sent to online banking customers, letting them empty bank accounts   —  O2 in Germany confirms online thefts from sour krauts  —  Experts have been warning for years about security blunders …
May 4, 2017, 2:35 PMIn context
Kieren McCarthy / The Register:
How Obama's intervention on Title II sparked hyper-partisanship at the FCC, and Ajit Pai's public stance on regulations changed as chance to be chairman opened   —  The answer - because net-neutrality slayer Ajit Pai wants to stay in charge  —  Special report This week, Ajit Pai …
May 1, 2017, 10:15 AMIn context
Iain Thomson / The Register:
Nest camera Bluetooth vulnerability allows hackers to wirelessly stop recording; researcher reported issues in October, company has not yet patched them   —  So far, no patch available to the public  —  Nest's Dropcam and Dropcam Pro security cameras can be wirelessly attacked via Bluetooth to crash and stop recording footage.
Mar 22, 2017, 10:20 AMIn context
Richard Chirgwin / The Register:
Arris to acquire Brocade's Ruckus Wireless and ICX Switch business for $800M in cash following closing of Broadcom's acquisition of Brocade   —  Arris Technologies will buy Ruckus Wireless from Broadcom, for US$800m.  —  Ruckus came to Broadcom when it acquired Brocade in November 2016.
Feb 23, 2017, 12:30 AMIn context
Simon Sharwood / The Register:
Google publishes paper detailing its cloud security strategy, including the deployment of custom chips on servers and peripherals   —  Even the servers it colocates (!) says new docu revealing Alphabet sub's security secrets  —  Google has published a Infrastructure Security Design Overview …
Jan 17, 2017, 3:45 AMIn context

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IBM:
IBM will give $200,000 to a team that can come up with a solution for natural disaster preparedness  —  Call for Code, The initiative for developers to use their mastery of the latest technologies, to build solutions that can change the world.
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