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In Internet Filtering and Adolescent Exposure to Online Sexual Material, two researchers from the Oxford Internet Institute reveal their empirical findings on the efficacy of porn filters -- the online ...
Sunday, 15 July 2018
A wonderful week in machine learning Roundup  Hello, here are some quick AI announcements from this week. A researcher reminds us to be wary of the hype around Montezuma's Revenge, there are some new framework ...
Saturday, 14 July 2018
As the first phase of 5G NR wraps up and the 3GPP finishes defining the communications protocol, the standards body also has identified specific frequency bands intended for 5G. Read all
Friday, 13 July 2018
A researcher reviewed 23,005 comments left on videos about science and related topics. You'll never guess what they found out about how YouTubers view women. Adrianne Jeffries, quoting Inoaka Amarasekara: “I ...
Friday, 13 July 2018
... default browser for certain links and actions. If you run a web search using the Cortana search box, for example, the results -- provided by Bing -- will… [Continue Reading] Read all  ...
Friday, 13 July 2018
... a capable laptop, do you? Come on, isn't it fun convincing your parents you need a new computer for "studying and research?" If you are looking for a good deal on a laptop, whether for school or any other ...
Friday, 13 July 2018
... I appreciate Google's relevant search results for dealing with specific issues in the office," Michael T. wrote.   Bruce W. writes, "How exactly were podcasts distributed in 1938? 45 RPM ...
Friday, 13 July 2018
... smartphone apps appear to have been taking screenshots of users' devices and records of their keystrokes without their knowledge. Which Apps Do Experts Suspect of Doing This? According to the researchers ...
Thursday, 12 July 2018
As early as 2014, Russian operatives working out of the Internet Research Agency (IRC) in St. Petersburg were busy creating fake Twitter accounts for U.S. local news organizations that did not exist.  ...
Thursday, 12 July 2018
... See also: New Spectre 1.1 and Spectre 1.2 CPU vulnerabilities exposed Researchers develop SafeSpec to overcome vulnerabilities like Spectre and Meltdown Spectre and Meltdown variant 4: Microsoft, Google ...
Thursday, 12 July 2018
... exploit speculative execution and can modify data and bypass sandboxes. Two security researchers have disclosed details of the new vulnerabilities, both of which have the potential to leak sensitive data. ...
Thursday, 12 July 2018
... research.… Read all  ...
Thursday, 12 July 2018
It gets worse, say researchers The Ticketmaster breach was not a one-off, but part of a massive digital credit card-skimming campaign.… Read all  ...
Thursday, 12 July 2018
Mozilla has selected eight winners for its 2018H1 Research Grants. Many of the projects have a focus on improving the state of the internet which goes well with Mozilla's Healthy Internet campaign. Read ...
Thursday, 12 July 2018
Google is expanding the reach of Gboard's Morse code support. The search firm has introduced the accessibility-focused keyboard to Gboard for iOS, making communication easier for iPhone and iPad ...
Thursday, 12 July 2018
... fairly unsophisticated. The group used the Internet of Things search engine Shodan to find open, unsecured networks, before connecting and pilfering them of documents. The drone manual came from a captain ...
Wednesday, 11 July 2018
While McAfee's Advanced Threat Research team was looking into dark web marketplaces, it found a number of shops offering stolen access to various companies' and groups' systems. Disturbingly, ...
Wednesday, 11 July 2018
eWEEK A new set of Spectre speculative execution vulnerability variants have been publicly reported by researchers. Read all  ...
Wednesday, 11 July 2018
Last April, Facebook announced its intention to research social media's influence on elections. Now the company has revealed how it will do so. In conjunction with Harvard's Social Science One, ...
Wednesday, 11 July 2018
Researchers from the University of California, San Francisco have uncovered a gene-editing technique which could provide safer treatments for patients with cancer and autoimmune diseases. The breakthrough ...
Wednesday, 11 July 2018
When a deaf Czech girl had her genes tested, researchers were surprised to find two sets of her father's genome spliced, leaving almost none of her mother's genome. Only about 25 girls and zero boys have ...
Wednesday, 11 July 2018
NEWS – I’m currently learning to knit, and just like with every interest I have, I need to find as many accessories as I possibly can.  While searching for knitting accessories, I discovered plans for ...
Wednesday, 11 July 2018
... and malware campaigns but researchers at Enigma Software have spotted an interesting new phenomenon -- malware infections actually drop on match days. EnigmaSoft looked at malware infections reported by ...
Wednesday, 11 July 2018
24. Cybersecurity: It's about time
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... upon which all other measures are constructed. No surprise then that it’s the single most important factor in cybersecurity program success. Industry research indicates that within just two… [Continue ...
Wednesday, 11 July 2018