Mike Myers, as Dr. Evil, mocks Sony and North Korea on SNL

Both the corporation and the nation have given evil organizations a bad name, says the comically malevolent doctor.

23 minutes ago from CNET

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California puzzles over safety of driverless cars

California's Department of Motor Vehicles will miss a year-end deadline to adopt new rules for cars of the future because regulators first have to figure out how they'll know whether "driverless" ...

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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Seoul, Toyko pledge to work with US to combat cyber crime

South Korea and Japan on Saturday vowed to work closely with the US to combat cyber crime, after Seoul blamed North Korea for a crippling cyber attack on Sony Pictures.

Sat 20 Dec 14 from Phys.org

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Staples: Customer data exposed in security breach

Staples Inc. says nearly 1.2 million customer payment cards may have been exposed during a security breach earlier this year.

Fri 19 Dec 14 from Phys.org

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Fake Cop Instagram Account Gets an OK From NJ Judge

In October this year, a case came under legal scrutiny when DEA agent created a fake Facebook account on Sondra Prince, even using photos of her and her young son and niece to create the digital ...

3 hours ago from Gizmodo

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A look at North Korea's cyberwar capabilities

Most North Koreans have never seen the Internet.

Thu 18 Dec 14 from Phys.org

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Bitcoin exec to spend two years behind bars for Silk Road transactions

Charlie Shrem, former Bitcoin Foundation board member and CEO of the now-defunct exchange BitInstant, has been sentenced to two years in prison for helping Silk Road users anonymously swap cash ...

7 hours ago from Engadget

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Cyclist's helmet, Volvo car to communicate for safety

Volvo calls it "a wearable life-saving wearable cycling tech concept." The car maker is referring to a connected car and helmet prototype that enables two-way communication between Volvo drivers ...

1 hours ago from Phys.org

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Birds sensed devastating US tornado and fled one day ahead

Birds nesting on the path of an incoming tornado, which devastated parts of the US, "evacuated" their home one day before, scientists say.

Fri 19 Dec 14 from The Independent

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Tesla Motors to finally start offering limited Model S battery pack swaps

First demoed in 2013, battery swapping will start at a single pilot location in CA.

23 minutes ago from Arstechnica

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