Western Digital’s My Cloud Storage Devices Have Hard-Coded Backdoor

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Western Digital’s My Cloud network attached storage (NAS) devices claim to offer an easy, all-in-one solution for storing your data at home. However, they might also be providing an easy, all-in-one solution for hackers to steal your data take control of your device.

The post Western Digital’s My Cloud Storage Devices Have Hard-Coded Backdoor appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/261670-western-digitals-cloud-storage-devices-hard-coded-backdoor?source=Computing

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This 'inflatable space yacht' could be orbiting the Moon by 2022

Las Vegas-based Bigelow already has one of its inflatable space habitats attached to the space station. Now it wants to send one to the moon to aid astronaut training and act as a base for missions far beyond.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/20/this-inflatable-space-yacht-could-be-orbiting-moon-by-2022.html

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Retail Listings, Prices for AMD’s Vega Frontier Editions Appear

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AMD’s Vega Frontier Edition popped up in stores (briefly), with pricing attached. The card’s price puts it well above consumer targets, but it’s not too bad fora professional card.

The post Retail Listings, Prices for AMD’s Vega Frontier Editions Appear appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/251128-retail-listings-prices-amds-vega-frontier-editions-appear?source=Computing

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Dallas police used bomb robot to kill shooting suspect

Dallas police used an explosive device attached to a robot to kill a suspect in the coordinated sniper attack that killed five officers Thursday, in what experts say is a first for U.S. law enforcement.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/08/dallas-police-used-bomb-robot-to-kill-shooting-suspect.html

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New PC motherboard teases Intel Skylake chipset, integrated GTX 1070

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There might be a new kid in town in the GPU/motherboard integration game: How does a 1070 attached to Skylake sound?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/229582-new-pc-motherboard-teases-intel-skylake-chipset-integrated-gtx-1070

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Can't stop checking your phone? Blame your personality

There’s no denying that humans are mad for their cellphones, but some are clearly more attached than others—and scientists now have a clearer understanding of why.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/03/21/cant-stop-checking-your-phone-blame-your-personality.html

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Little girl with robotic hand throws first pitch at Orioles game

Hailey Dawson, 5, has quite an arm — and attached at the end — is a “special hand.”

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Hawk takes out quadcopter drone, reclaims the sky

Wildlife 1, Technology 0. A Massachusetts man was filming his drone flying above a park when the attached GoPro captured an angry hawk dive-bombing the quadcopter and ultimately knocking it out of the sky. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/10/10/hawk-takes-out-quadcopter-drone-reclaims-sky/

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NYT resurrects U2 rumor, says band to play 'significant part' at special Apple event

After rock group U2 seemingly debunked rumors that it was somehow attached to Apple’s media event tomorrow, The New York Times on Monday claims the rock group will indeed contribute by performing cuts from its next album.



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New photos purport to show fully-assembled 'iPhone 6' logic board

A seemingly fully-assembled logic board — with most of its attached silicon unseen under metal shielding — said to be destined for Apple’s next-generation iPhone surfaced on Thursday in a new set of photos from the Far East.



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