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Researchers develop device to aid in hunt for stealthy ATM card skimmers

Researchers develop device to aid in hunt for stealthy ATM card skimmers

18 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / The SkimReaper, shown here with a sample card skimming device, can help law enforcement find and shut down card skimming operations. BALTIMORE-At the USENIX Security...
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Honoring the ‘80s, Def Con's badge is also a text adventure

Honoring the ‘80s, Def Con's badge is also a text adventure

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / My DEF CON badge, complete with Wall of Sheep add-on. My puzzle quest is far from complete-it may require reprogramming and flipping a component. Nearly 30,000...
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Malware has no trouble hiding and bypassing macOS user warnings

Malware has no trouble hiding and bypassing macOS user warnings

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica

Apple works hard to make its software secure. Beyond primary protections that prevent malware infections in the first place, company engineers also build a variety of...
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Are diesel's days numbered? A view from a trip to BYD's electric bus factory

Are diesel's days numbered? A view from a trip to BYD's electric bus factory

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / The lines of sight in the BYD factory are all like this: a row of buses stretching to the horizon. LANCASTER, CALIF.- One single diesel transit bus consumes the...
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Caesars Palace not-so-Praetorian guards intimidate DEF CON goers, seize soldering irons

Caesars Palace not-so-Praetorian guards intimidate DEF CON goers, seize soldering irons

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / This sign is an invitation for a room search at some Las Vegas hotels. In the wake of the mass shooting in Las Vegas in October of 2017, hotels in the city started...
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Speedier broadband standards? Pai's FCC says 25Mbps is fast enough

Speedier broadband standards? Pai's FCC says 25Mbps is fast enough

5 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge The Federal Communications Commission is proposing to maintain the US broadband standard at the current level of 25Mbps downstream and 3Mbps upstream. That's the speed...
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In-the-wild router exploit sends unwitting users to fake banking site

In-the-wild router exploit sends unwitting users to fake banking site

5 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge Hackers have been exploiting a vulnerability in DLink modem routers to send people to a fake banking website that attempts to steal their login credentials, a security...
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Hack causes pacemakers to deliver life-threatening shocks

Hack causes pacemakers to deliver life-threatening shocks

6 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge Life-saving pacemakers manufactured by Medtronic don't rely on encryption to safeguard firmware updates, a failing that makes it possible for hackers to remotely...
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In-vehicle wireless devices are endangering emergency first-responders

In-vehicle wireless devices are endangering emergency first-responders

7 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge In late 2016, security researcher Justin Shattuck was on assignment for an organization that was under a crippling denial-of-service attack by a large number of...
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Report: Tesla's latest production troubles are happening at its solar factory

Report: Tesla's latest production troubles are happening at its solar factory

7 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge Tesla has spent the last year battling issues with the company's Model 3 production lines, but beyond that limelight another production issue seems to be lurking...
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Further report that this year's OLED iPhones will support the Apple Pencil

Further report that this year's OLED iPhones will support the Apple Pencil

A new report echoes one just a couple of days ago, stating that the two OLED models in this year's iPhone lineup will support the Apple Pencil... more... Read more ...

Google One now offers temptingly-priced cloud storage in the US

Google One now offers temptingly-priced cloud storage in the US

Google One, the firm's new cloud storage service which paying Google Drive subscribers have been gradually upgraded to in recent times, is now available to anyone who wishes to... Read more ...

Will it bend? Imagining Samsung's $1500 foldable Galaxy F phone

Will it bend? Imagining Samsung's $1500 foldable Galaxy F phone

In the past few weeks, the number of rumors about Samsung's foldable Galaxy X/F phone undertaking, reached new heights. Samsung's own DJ Koh confirmed a few days ago that they... Read more ...

Last Minute Deal: School of Game Design Lifetime Membership, Save 99%

Last Minute Deal: School of Game Design Lifetime Membership, Save 99%

We have an amazing deal for our readers in the Geeky Gadgets Deals Store today, the awesome School of Game Design Lifetime Membership. The School of Game Design Lifetime... Read more ...

Awesome Xbox Controller Mini Wheel

Awesome Xbox Controller Mini Wheel

Xbox gamers looking for a new way to control driving games directly from their Xbox One X controller any more precise way. May be interested in a new 3D printed rack and pinion... Read more ...

Oppo F9 Smartphone Gets Official

Oppo F9 Smartphone Gets Official

The new Oppo F9 was leaked recently and now the device is official and we all the information on Oppo's latest device. The handset comes with a 6.3 inch display that features a... Read more ...

Moto P30 Officially Launched In China

Moto P30 Officially Launched In China

The other thanks to a leaked render, a certain Moto P30 handset was revealed to be the company's upcoming smartphone. It turns out the leaks were right on the money because... Read more ...

Pokemon GO Gets New ‘Niantic Kids' Login System

Pokemon GO Gets New ‘Niantic Kids' Login System

If you're a parent and you're a bit concerned about letting your kids play Pokemon GO over privacy concerns, you'll be relieved to learn that there will be new tools introduced... Read more ...

Android 9 Pie Go Edition Is Coming This Fall

Android 9 Pie Go Edition Is Coming This Fall

Google recently launched their Android Pie software and now the company has announced Android 9 Pie Go Edition. The Go Edition of Google's Android OS is designed to work on... Read more ...

New BMW 3 Series Gets Endurance Tested Ahead Of Next Months Reveal

New BMW 3 Series Gets Endurance Tested Ahead Of Next Months Reveal

The new BMW 3 Series will be made official at the Paris Motor Show in September and BMW has been endurance testing the car ahead of its launch. The picture above shows a... Read more ...