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"Apparently, if AMEX's site knows that you're a developer, it will present a REGEX challenge before allowing you to reset your password," Jim wrote.   Stuart writes, "Wait, I have a network drive!? ...
Friday, 26 May 2017
The team behind the free networking software Samba has issued and emergency patch for a remote code execution vulnerability. Tom Spring reporting from Threatpost writes: "The flaw poses a severe threat ...
Thursday, 25 May 2017
... as we’d like to believe.” Richards starts by detailing a romantic encounter she once had with a man named Mark, who suddenly became agitated. She writes: I know what the story would be if my lifeless ...
Thursday, 25 May 2017
Zachary Smith writes, "Almost 30 years before Hulu's take on Margaret Atwood's feminist classic, a less-successful adaptation was filmed in Durham, NC. Here's a well-researched look at the making of that ...
Thursday, 25 May 2017
Timothy writes, "Diego Gómez is a Colombian conservation biologist. When he was a college student, he shared a single research paper online so that others could read and learn from it, just as he did. ...
Thursday, 25 May 2017
Facebook was caught offering advertisers a direct line to psychologically vulnerable teens. Nitasha Tiku writes that this exposes the deeper danger of its insight into our lives: it's not the data that's ...
Monday, 22 May 2017
"Maybe it it compiled...maybe it didn't. I guess that I have to find out myself from here on out," wrote, Y. Diomidov.   Ken W. writes, "Does buying the 4 year warranty mean Amazon will replace ...
Friday, 19 May 2017
... fragments Rovelli writes: "There are absolute masterpieces which move us intensely, Mozart’s Requiem; the Odyssey; the Sistine Chapel; King Lear. To fully appreciate their brilliance may require a long ...
Thursday, 18 May 2017
Michael from Muckrock writes, "The 'friendly' rivalry between America's East and West Coasts extends from hip-hop feuds to pizza bagels, and recently unearthed memos regarding California champagne from ...
Wednesday, 17 May 2017
... Storm reporting in Computerworld writes: "WikiLeaks maintains that 'Assassin' and 'AfterMidnight' are two CIA 'remote control and subversion malware systems' which target Windows. Both were created to ...
Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Danah Boyd from Data & Society writes, "The report examines why the media was vulnerable to manipulation from radicalized groups that have emerged from a variety of internet subcultures. We're seeing ...
Monday, 15 May 2017
12. Error'd: Just Buttons
(English/WTF)
... anything, you might be mistaken," writes Alex M., "   Robert wrote, "This appeared after attempting to clean up a working copy. Apparently, I'm expected to do the same thing again (and again, ...
Friday, 12 May 2017
But court date delayed again and superannuation payments are still in limbo No-longer-AWOL payroll provider Plutus has, as promised, started paying people again.… Read all
Friday, 12 May 2017
... writes: "The directive is Trump's first major action on cyber policy and sets the stage for the administration's efforts to secure porous federal networks that have been repeatedly infiltrated ... While ...
Thursday, 11 May 2017
15. Sweet 16 on the Subway
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
... aims to surprise and delight random strangers through positive pranks, or “missions.” The director of “theater company,” Charlie Todd, writes on their website: For years the subway has been our favorite ...
Thursday, 11 May 2017
16. New games for old consoles
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
Homebrew has long been a highlight of the game-development scene, but publishing new carts for old consoles is going mainstream. The Verge's Andrew Webster writes that several such titles are soon to be ...
Wednesday, 10 May 2017
In her book Women Who Work: Rewriting the Rules of Success, Ivanka Trump writes that changing “the narrative around women and work once and for all” has become her life’s mission. With this book, she purportedly ...
Tuesday, 09 May 2017
... generated by an algorithm in one shot. No edit or post-processing," Henry writes. "Except the first one, all frames are calculated one by one by a prediction algorithm that tries to predict the next frame ...
Tuesday, 09 May 2017
19. Press Play. Music Comes Out.
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
Stef Magdalinski (previously) (AKA, DJ at my wedding) writes, "I have a new music show 'Press Play. Music Comes Out,' on SF's finest community radio station, BFF.fm. I'm only on the 4th show, and still finding ...
Tuesday, 09 May 2017
... everything up to and including N64/PS1/Dreamcast, with a built-in wireless XBOX controller receiver for multiplayer parties!, he writes. "It also has a digital tuner inside to watch actual television, ...
Monday, 08 May 2017
A number of new gTLD applicants, including .gay and .music are criticizing ICANN for conducting an investigation into its own controversial practices. Kevin Murphy reporting in Domain Incite writes: "Seven ...
Monday, 08 May 2017
Stoned special effects fun from the 1970s. "I created these films in the 70's using Super 8mm film and a bunch of my creative friends," writes uploader WooferHound Town. "This is a collection of clips, ...
Monday, 08 May 2017
Devin Coldewey / TechCrunch: Seattle writes its own broadband privacy rules requiring user opt-in before ISPs can share data, pushing back against US government; ISPs must comply by May 24  —  ...
Saturday, 06 May 2017
"When Google's having an outage, and it's also affecting their outage notification service, things are NOT going well" writes Nathan.   "I tried to use firstname.m.lastname as my user name, because, ...
Friday, 05 May 2017
@Smutclyde Google Translated sequences of unicode characters and short pairings, at varying lengths, to see what the neural networks would interpret each as. The results are remarkable. Lovecraftian wailings, ...
Thursday, 04 May 2017