GNARBOX 2.0 – A Solid-state Drive that Wants to Optimize your Creative Process

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Yanko Design Last year we called the GNARBOX “Filmmaking’s biggest innovation yet“, because it refined a filmmaker’s post-production process so … Continue reading GNARBOX 2.0 – A Solid-state Drive that Wants to Optimize your Creative Process

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How to delete your DNA data from genetics companies like 23andMe and Ancestry

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Tech Insider Investigators say they cracked the cold case of the Golden State Killer with help from data on … Continue reading How to delete your DNA data from genetics companies like 23andMe and Ancestry

Maybe we should ask about Google’s data privacy

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to New on MIT Technology Review The Cambridge Analytica debacle has all eyes on Facebook over privacy concerns. But people … Continue reading Maybe we should ask about Google’s data privacy

Facebook is using AI to predict users’ future behavior and selling that data to advertisers

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to New on MIT Technology Review Facebook is using AI to predict users’ future behavior and selling that data to … Continue reading Facebook is using AI to predict users’ future behavior and selling that data to advertisers

How to find out if Cambridge Analytica stole your Facebook data

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Mashable Did Cambridge Analytica steal your Facebook data? You’ll finally be getting an answer to the question that’s been … Continue reading How to find out if Cambridge Analytica stole your Facebook data

YouTube may be illegally collecting kids’ data

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to New on MIT Technology Review YouTube may be illegally collecting kids’ data It’s claimed that the firm has been improperly gathering … Continue reading YouTube may be illegally collecting kids’ data

How to Browse Faster (and More Securely) With Cloudflare’s New DNS

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Lifehacker   Cloudflare announced a brand-new DNS service this weekend—on April Fool’s Day, of course—because its launch date ties … Continue reading How to Browse Faster (and More Securely) With Cloudflare’s New DNS

Protect your eggs with ZenMate (UK)

We find deals so you won’t have to. Help support us by using our affiliate links! #KeepThelightsOn According to zenmate.com   Easter is upon us, and at ZenMate, we love offering … Continue reading Protect your eggs with ZenMate (UK)

Satellites Predict a Cholera Outbreak Weeks in Advance

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Scientific American Content: Global Orbiting satellites can warn us of bad weather and help us navigate to that new taco … Continue reading Satellites Predict a Cholera Outbreak Weeks in Advance

The demise of net neutrality is already hurting cord cutters

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to TechHive With the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) poised to dismantle net neutrality rules next month, it’s easy to get … Continue reading The demise of net neutrality is already hurting cord cutters

USB stick found in West London contained Heathrow security data

Curiously, the Sunday Mirror reported that some of the 2.5GB of documents on the stick were marked “confidential” or “restrictive” – security classification markings that were officially superseded in central government use four years ago. Most police forces have followed suit.

If data is the new oil, are tech companies robbing us blind?

Your daily selection of the best tech news! According to Digital Trends Why it matters to you Could a radical way of rethinking data ownership provide a new payment system … Continue reading If data is the new oil, are tech companies robbing us blind?

Hellblade May Erase Your Save If You Die Too Many Times [UPDATE]

When you first start Hellblade, a new game from Ninja Theory (Enslaved, DmC) that’s out today on PC and PS4, you are greeted with an ominous warning: Die too much and you’ll lose your save file.

Kepler Telescope Beams Back Raw Data on Earth-Size Exoplanets of TRAPPIST-1

At least seven planets orbit the dim star TRAPPIST-1, located 39 light-years from Earth. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech Scientists, have at it: NASA has released raw data from the Kepler Space Telescope … Continue reading Kepler Telescope Beams Back Raw Data on Earth-Size Exoplanets of TRAPPIST-1

The countries with the world’s fastest mobile internet

If you’re after blazing mobile data speeds, you should go to South Korea, Norway, or Hungary. Those are the countries with the fastest mobile internet connections, clocking over 30 megabits … Continue reading The countries with the world’s fastest mobile internet

Project Fi currently testing VoLTE calling for ‘subset’ of subscribers

Resulting in quality and usability improvements, Voice over LTE allows calls to be made and received over data networks. Now, we learn that Google’s Project Fi MVNO is beginning to test VoLTE calling with … Continue reading Project Fi currently testing VoLTE calling for ‘subset’ of subscribers

Diehard Coders Just Rescued NASA’s Earth Science Data

ON SATURDAY MORNING, the white stone buildings on UC Berkeley’s campus radiated with unfiltered sunshine. The sky was blue, the campanile was chiming. But instead of enjoying the beautiful day, … Continue reading Diehard Coders Just Rescued NASA’s Earth Science Data

Ransomware Developer Gives Out Free Decryption Key to Business Helping Children 

Not all ransomware distributors have an unscrupulous intent, it seems. Earlier this month, a small business owner with the alias “SwervinErvin” was granted a free decryption key to a ransomware … Continue reading Ransomware Developer Gives Out Free Decryption Key to Business Helping Children 

WD Diskless My Cloud EX2 Ultra Network Attached Storage | Review

WD My Cloud EX2 Ultra dual-bay NAS box (unpopulated) Centralized network storage and access from anywhere with computers or mobile devices High-performance 1.3 GHz dual-core processor and 1GB memory for … Continue reading WD Diskless My Cloud EX2 Ultra Network Attached Storage | Review

Hackers downloaded US government climate data and stored it on European servers during Trump’s inauguration

As Donald Trump was sworn into office as the new president of the US on Jan. 20, a group of around 60 programmers and scientists were gathered in the Department … Continue reading Hackers downloaded US government climate data and stored it on European servers during Trump’s inauguration

Facts, beliefs, and identity: The seeds of science skepticism

Psychological researchers are working to understand the cognitive processes, ideologies, cultural demands, and conspiracy beliefs that cause smart people to resist scientific messages. Using surveys, experiments, observational studies and meta-analyses, … Continue reading Facts, beliefs, and identity: The seeds of science skepticism

Viral Chinese selfie app Meitu phones home with personal data

The Meitu selfie horrorshow app going viral through Western audiences is a privacy nightmare, researchers say. The app harvests information about the devices on which it runs, includes invasive advertising … Continue reading Viral Chinese selfie app Meitu phones home with personal data

An insidious new Gmail phishing attack is tricking even the most careful of users

A new phishing technique is fooling internet users into giving hackers access to their Gmail accounts. According to WordPress security plugin creator Wordfence, the way that the attack works is that hackers … Continue reading An insidious new Gmail phishing attack is tricking even the most careful of users