Hurricane Irma: Facebook activates Safety Check service in Florida

With Hurricane Irma making landfall in the Florida Keys Sunday, Facebook has activated its Safety Check service that lets users notify friends and family that they are safe.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/10/hurricane-irma-facebook-activates-safety-check-service-in-florida.html

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Journalist Gets 2-Years in Prison for Aiding Anonymous Prank


A U.S. District Court judge last week sentenced Matthew Keys to two years in prison after he was found guilty of conspiring with the hacker group Anonymous to break into the Los Angeles Times’ website and modify a news story. Keys had been site administrator for KTXL Fox 40, which was owned by Tribune, the same company that owned the Times. He was charged under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act. U.S. District Judge Kimberly J. Mueller ordered Keys to surrender June 15 to begin serving his sentence.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83386.html?rss=1

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First Look: iPad Pro 9.7

If you’re willing to sacrifice function keys, an uncramped keyboard, and a USB port for Apple’s thriving app ecosystem, then the iPad Pro 9.7 might be for you—especially if you fancy yourself a c…

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/04/11/first-look-ipad-pro-7.html

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New Xerox PARC processor can self-destruct, destroy cryptographic keys on command

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A new cryptographic processor from DARPA could store keys inside a chip on a glass substrate — and shatter when ordered to do so, locking the keys away forever.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/214185-new-xerox-parc-processor-can-self-destruct-destroy-cryptographic-keys-on-command

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How to resolve Mail SMTP errors in OS X 10.10.4 and iOS 8.4

A change in the way OS X 10.10.4 and iOS 8.4 handles security keys has caused a number of users — specifically those using Gmail — to see SMTP send failures and even app crashes. Luckily, there’s an easy fix for both users and system admins looking for a permanent server-side solution.

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