Artificial intelligence could help us see farther into space than ever before

New AI algorithm is 10 million times faster at analyzing images of so-called “gravitational lenses” in space. That means that analysis which previously took months can now be carried out in a fraction a second.

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CIA Tools to Spy on Offline Computers with USB Drives Leaked

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A new cache of CIA documents posted on Wikileaks reveals the methods employed by the CIA to hack so-called “air-gapped” machines. As with many exploits, it relies on people being the weak link.

The post CIA Tools to Spy on Offline Computers with USB Drives Leaked appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/251390-leak-reveals-cia-tools-spy-offline-computers-usb-drives?source=Computing

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Twitter suspends several accounts in alt-right 'purge'

Twitter has suspended a number of prominent accounts associated with the so-called “alt-right” movement, in an apparent purge.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/17/twitter-suspends-several-accounts-in-alt-right-purge.html

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Tesla: Autopilot improvements coming

Tesla will roll out “major improvements” to its so-called Autopilot software with new versions of the software that will soon be downloaded to owners’ Model S and Model X electric vehicles, CEO Elon Musk said Wednesday on Twitter.

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Is this the world's first digital sofa?

One exciting piece making its debut at Milan Design Week is the Lift-Bit, a so-called ‘smart sofa’ system that works with the user to make the sky the limit when it comes to lounging.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/04/12/is-this-worlds-first-digital-sofa.html

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Apple grants widow access to husband's Apple ID after demanding court order

Article Image Apple’s strict data protection policies sparked debate over so-called “digital legacy” issues this week, as the company refused to supply a recently widowed Canadian woman with her late husband’s Apple ID password.

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Apple invention lets users control time-sensitive notifications with their eyes

Article Image An Apple patent published on Tuesday shows continued work into so-called “gaze detection” technology, particularly as a means to control certain user interface events like autocorrect pop-ups, app notifications and more.

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Steve Jobs considered an 'Apple Car' in 2008, iPod creator remembers

Article Image The idea of a so-called ‘Apple Car’ has been gestating within the company for some time, as former iPod chief and Nest CEO Tony Fadell revealed that Steve Jobs toyed with the idea back in 2008.

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Anonymous intends to unveil names of up to 1,000 Ku Klux Klan members

The so-called “hacktivist” group Anonymous announced on Wednesday its intentions to name more than 1,000 members of the Ku Klux Klan.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/10/29/anonymous-intends-to-unveil-names-up-to-1000-ku-klux-klan-members.html

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Verizon plans to share 'supercookie' tracking data with AOL ad network

Article Image Beginning in November, Verizon will start sharing the data gathered by its so-called “supercookie” identifier with AOL’s ad network — potentially raising privacy and security concerns, a report noted on Wednesday.

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First photos of supposed 'iPhone 6s' front panel appear, points to mass production

A set of photos posted to the Web on Thursday claim to show so-called “iPhone 6s” screens rolling off the production line, suggesting mass manufacturing of the next-generation handset has started.

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Rumor: Apple 'cautious' in placing orders for late 2015 launch of 12.9" 'iPad Pro'

Suppliers are expected to begin providing components for a so-called “iPad Pro” in late September, but Apple is said to be taking a conservative approach in placing orders for its anticipated 12.9-inch touchscreen tablet.

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Apple addresses XARA vulnerabilities, says fixes on the way

Apple on Friday commented on the discovery of so-called cross-app resource access (XARA) exploits, saying it rolled out a server-side security update earlier this week and is currently working with researchers on additional fixes.



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Samsung fighting off its own 'bendgate' controversy, says Galaxy S6 not bendable in normal daily use

After Samsung poked fun at Apple’s iPhone 6 for the so-called “bendgate” controversy, the South Korean electronics maker is now in the midst of its own public relations crisis, and has been forced to respond to a video showing its new Galaxy S6 Edge bending and breaking.



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Tim Cook calls 'religious objection' laws dangerous

Apple CEO Tim Cook said that so-called “religious objection” legislation being introduced in a number of states is dangerous and bad for business.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/03/30/tim-cook-calls-religious-objection-laws-dangerous/

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Samsung Galaxy S6 comes with 56 apps preinstalled, including Instagram & Microsoft OneDrive

Critics of so-called “bloatware” will have new fodder thanks to Samsung’s forthcoming flagship Galaxy S6 smartphone, which will come preinstalled with a total of 56 applications, including third-party services like Microsoft OneDrive and Whatsapp.



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Apple's iPad loses ground to generic tablets in 2014, report says

A new report from Strategy Analytics published on Wednesday suggests so-called “Brand X” tablets collectively outperformed Apple’s iPad and offerings from Samsung in 2014, marking the first time generic device makers beat out the two established brands on a year-end basis.



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'Revenge pornography' made illegal in Britain

Posting explicit images of former lovers online — so-called “revenge pornography” — has been made a crime in Britain.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/02/13/revenge-pornography-posting-explicit-images-ex-lovers-made-illegal-in-britain/

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