Researcher denied flight after tweet poking United security

United Airlines stopped a prominent security researcher from boarding a California-bound flight late Saturday, following a social media post by the researcher days earlier suggesting the airline's ...

7 hours ago from Phys.org

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Russian Hacker Group APT28 Used Unpatched Adobe, Windows Exploits To Infiltrate US Government Networks

According to US-based security research firm FireEye, a Russian group it dubs APT28 is responsible for attacking a number of different government agency computers through exploitation of previously ...

4 hours ago from HotHardware

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Google Wallet funds are now FDIC insured, says report

If you happen to keep money in your Google Wallet account, your cash is now protected. According to a statementáprovided to Yahoo Finance, Google is now storing Wallet funds in banks ...

6 hours ago from The Verge

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Mountain of electrical waste reaches new peak

A record amount of electrical and electronic waste hit the rubbish tips in 2014, with the biggest per-capita tallies in countries that pride themselves on environmental consciousness, a report ...

17 hours ago from Phys.org

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OrangeSec pair said Cortana visited Android

Can, did, Cortana work on Android? A talked-about act at droidcon 2015: a presentation titled "Cracking Cortana." The OrangeSec team arrived at the Turin, Italy, event to show their work in ...

14 hours ago from Phys.org

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Ultra-Thin Sony 4K TVs Will Be Released This Summer

Sony has announced that it will be releasing its new ultra-thin 4K TVs in the United States this summer. The new lineup features a sleek design and is powered by the new 4K Processor X1, Android ...

5 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Resistance to antibiotics found in isolated Amazonian tribe

Villagers evolved antibiotic resistance without being exposed to Western medicine

Fri 17 Apr 15 from Science Now

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Meet villain 'Doom,' see more powers in leaked 'Fantastic Four' trailer

Another blockbuster trailer leaks. This time it's the Fantastic Four, who look like they'll have their work cut out for them battling a revamped Dr. Doom.

5 hours ago from CNET

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Kids of Cold War crocs going to Cuba on conservation mission

Cuba's efforts to sustain the critically endangered Cuban crocodile are getting a boost from Sweden, home to a pair of reptiles that Fidel Castro gave to a Soviet cosmonaut four decades ago.

7 hours ago from Phys.org

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Verizon slices up the bundle, lets customers choose

The Pay-TV bundle is finally getting more flexible.

Fri 17 Apr 15 from Phys.org

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