Hackers Hid Malware in CCleaner for Nearly a Month

Malware has been detected within Piriform’s CCleaner, a popular registry cleaner and space recovery tool. The malware-infected package had been distributed for nearly a month.

The post Hackers Hid Malware in CCleaner for Nearly a Month appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/256000-hackers-hid-malware-ccleaner-nearly-month?source=Computing

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Elon Musk unveils prototype for SpaceX astronaut suit with Crew Dragon capsule

Elon Musk wants to win the race with Boeing to deliver astronauts to the International Space Station, and today he unveiled our first full look at the prototype for the SpaceX astronaut spacesuit.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/11/elon-musk-unveils-prototype-for-spacex-astronaut-suit-with-crew-dragon-capsule.html

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US Air Force's X-37B space plane to launch on secret mission Sept. 7

The U.S. Air Force’s enigmatic space drone — the X-37B space plane — is heading for a Sept. 7 liftoff, according to military officials.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/06/us-air-forces-x-37b-space-plane-to-launch-on-secret-mission-sept-7.html

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Intel May Respond to AMD Ryzen With Six-Core i5, i7 CPUs

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New rumors indicate Intel will respond to AMD in the consumer space, possibly with new Core i7 and i5 offerings that add six-core CPUs to Intel’s desktop lines.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/252595-intel-may-respond-ryzen-six-core-i5-i7-desktop-processors?source=Computing

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Scientists warn of 'biological annihilation,' say mass extinction event is currently happening on Earth

When you hear the term “mass extinction” you probably imagine something like the space rock that smacked Earth and led to the demise of the dinosaurs, but according to a new research paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, we’re currently experiencing an extinction event of our very own.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/12/scientists-warn-biological-annihilation-say-mass-extinction-event-is-currently-happening-on-earth.html

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To drink coffee in space, NASA astronauts have to 'suck the balls'

As if being in space wasn’t hard enough on an astronaut’s body, they’re forced to drink coffee in a ghastly manner. By making balls and then sucking on them.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/09/to-drink-coffee-in-space-nasa-astronauts-have-to-suck-balls.html

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Two gigantic black holes spotted merging into one terrifying monster

Two black holes have been spotted merging to form a gigantic space monster so huge it could swallow up our entire planet and then snack on the rest of the solar system.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/02/two-gigantic-black-holes-spotted-merging-into-one-terrifying-monster.html

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Microsoft Aims to School Google With Education Onslaught


Microsoft on Tuesday launched a major effort to bulldoze its way into the educational computing space carved out by Google, with the introduction of a streamlined operating system called “Windows 10 S,” a range of new collaborative programs for K-12 schools, and two new Surface laptops aimed at the college student market. The Surface laptop runs on the Windows 10 S operating system, featuring an Intel Core 7th generation processor, 14.5 hours of battery life, a 13.5 inch PixelSense display, optically bonded Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and a keyboard covered in Alcantara material.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84500.html?rss=1

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Trump makes space call to record-breaking NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson

President Trump called NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson at the International Space Station Monday to congratulate her on clinching the record for most time in space by an American.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/24/trump-makes-space-call-to-record-breaking-nasa-astronaut-peggy-whitson.html

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Bizarre transparent 'alien cylinder' spotted on live NASA feed

UFO experts claim a mysterious object captured flying past the International Space Station (ISS) on NASA’s live feed is actually an “alien cylinder”.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/21/bizarre-transparent-alien-cylinder-spotted-on-live-nasa-feed.html

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NASA has stunning video of a giant asteroid that's set to whiz past Earth

NASA has released radar images of the asteroid known as 2014 JO25, as the space rock prepares to fly by Earth on Wednesday night.

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NASA astronaut's space treasure map sparks hunt for Caribbean wrecks

Astronaut Gordon Cooper was a born explorer. He broke countless NASA space flight records, like the longest single-man space flight, a 122-hour mission. But one of his greatest achievements may not have been unveiled if it wasn’t for his willingness to share a secret he had kept for more than 40 years.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/17/nasa-astronauts-space-treasure-map-sparks-hunt-for-caribbean-wrecks.html

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