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Report: Inside North Korea's network, NSA saw signs of Sony attack - PCWorld

January 18, 2015 - 11:23pm

Hollywood Reporter

Report: Inside North Korea's network, NSA saw signs of Sony attack
PCWorld
The U.S. National Security Agency has had a secret foothold for years in North Korea's networks and saw signs of the Sony Pictures Entertainment attack but only in retrospect grasped its reach and depth, The New York Times reported Sunday. The spy ...
Before Sony hacking, NSA breached KoreaDallas Morning News
US Penetrated North Korea's Computer NetworkNBCNews.com
NSA tapped North Korea before Sony hacks, leading to quick verdict, report saysMashable
Reuters -Boston Globe
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Tools for tracking data use to avoid hefty phone fees - Boston Globe

January 18, 2015 - 11:05pm

Boston Globe

Tools for tracking data use to avoid hefty phone fees
Boston Globe
The smartphone in your pocket gives you the power to chat, text, take selfies, and do a million other things. But it also burns through your data plan with your wireless carrier faster than you think. And who likes to pay that extra fee when you go over your limit?
This Weekend in the App Store -- the best free apps, new apps and app updatestuaw.com
Gadgets: Data usage appsMinneapolis Star Tribune
5 Best Free Maps and Navigation Apps You Must Download NowThe Fuse Joplin

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NY Times: US penetrated North Korean networks in 2010 - Jerusalem Post Israel News

January 18, 2015 - 9:54pm

NY Times: US penetrated North Korean networks in 2010
Jerusalem Post Israel News
WASHINGTON - The US National Security Agency began tapping into North Korean computer networks in 2010, an effort that ultimately helped provide evidence to persuade the Obama administration that Pyongyang was behind the cyber attack on Sony ...

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Anti-Hiking Rule to Be Considered by Pennsylvania Game Commission - NBC 10 Philadelphia

January 18, 2015 - 9:08pm

Anti-Hiking Rule to Be Considered by Pennsylvania Game Commission
NBC 10 Philadelphia
But fall hiking on state game lands might be prohibited if a new regulation under consideration by the Pennsylvania Game Commission is approved. Tom Wolf Names His Picks. The commission is scheduled to consider a new rule Jan. 27 that would forbid ...

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Our Favorite Android, iOS, and Windows Telephone Apps of the Week - USA DAILY NEWS

January 18, 2015 - 4:40pm

CNET

Our Favorite Android, iOS, and Windows Telephone Apps of the Week
USA DAILY NEWS
With the holiday season nicely more than, new apps and updates are flooding all mobile platforms. Windows Phone is going to have a big week with Microsoft (lastly) detailing the future of the mobile OS with its Wednesday Windows 10 occasion. But until then ...
3 Reasons to Get Excited for Windows 10 This WeekGotta Be Mobile
3 things Microsoft has to prove at its Windows 10 eventReseller News
Microsoft is holding a Windows 10 event in three days, here's what to expectWinBeta
The Inquisitr -The Daily Dot
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Mercedes C-Class gets unanimous thumbs up - Daily Mail

January 18, 2015 - 4:03pm

Mercedes C-Class gets unanimous thumbs up
Daily Mail
So when just about every motoring writer in the country is in furious agreement about the best vehicle to hit the market in 2014, you know it must be good. And the Mercedes-Benz C-Class certainly is that. Staggeringly good. Judges from News Corp Australia ...

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Elon Musk announces 'space Internet' plan - Telegraph.co.uk

January 18, 2015 - 3:29pm

Highlight Press

Elon Musk announces 'space Internet' plan
Telegraph.co.uk
Elon Musk, the billionaire technology entrepreneur, has announced plans for a space Internet project that would provide faster, cheaper access around the globe. The $15 billion plan would use hundreds of satellites placed 750 miles above the Earth, ...
The Most current From Electric Auto, Spaceship, and Hyperloop Man Elon MuskUSA DAILY NEWS
Entrepreneur Elon Musk has planned the Hyperloop test trackGeek Infinite
Elon Musk Invites Companies, Student Teams to Hyperloop Test TrackHighlight Press
Hot Hardware -Bustle -I Know Today
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Thieves Tunnel Into Beijing Warehouse, Steal iPhones - PC Magazine

January 18, 2015 - 2:43pm

Cult of Mac

Thieves Tunnel Into Beijing Warehouse, Steal iPhones
PC Magazine
Someone, it seems, has been watching a bit too much Shawshank Redemption. Still, we credit the ingenuity behind the idea. According to an article from Xinhua, three Chinese men were recently arrested for suspicion of stealing 240 iPhone 6 ...
Chinese police arrest men who tunneled into warehouse to steal iPhonesAfterDawn
Thieves Tunnel Into Beijing Warehouse And Steal iPhones Worth $300000Ubergizmo (blog)
Apple crime report: 240 iPhones disappeared through 20-in. holeFortune

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Apple's iPad Pro rumored to launch alongside stylus tool - SlashGear

January 18, 2015 - 2:05pm

SlashGear

Apple's iPad Pro rumored to launch alongside stylus tool
SlashGear
With rumors continuing that Apple will release a 12.9-inch "iPad Pro" sometime before the end of 2015, the latest report speculates that the company will also debut its own stylus tool to accompany and enhance the extra-large tablet. This information comes ...
Report: Apple May Be Creating a Stylus for the Rumored iPad ProGizmodo
The best iPad StylusTabTimes (blog)
KGI: Apple likely to launch simple stylus to enhance upcoming 12.9-inch iPad ...Apple Insider
iClarified -Ubergizmo (blog)
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Magic Leap startup files patent for augmented reality device - USA DAILY NEWS

January 18, 2015 - 1:39pm

USA DAILY NEWS

Magic Leap startup files patent for augmented reality device
USA DAILY NEWS
The augmented reality startup, Magic Leap— which raised $542 million in a Google-led funding three months ago — has unveiled what its device will look like and what it will do in a filed illustrated patent. Magic Leap's patent appeared on the United... Magic ...
Magic Leap's Patents Are a Crazy Vision of the Augmented Reality FutureGizmodo
See the beautiful, nightmarish patent illustrations for a Google-funded ...The Verge
Dazzling promises wait behind mundane initialsBoston Globe

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Pennsylvania considers hiking ban in hunting season - Beaumont Enterprise

January 18, 2015 - 12:43pm

Pennsylvania considers hiking ban in hunting season
Beaumont Enterprise
But fall hiking on state game lands might be prohibited if a new regulation under consideration by the Pennsylvania Game Commission is approved. The commission is scheduled to consider a new rule Jan. 27 that would forbid hiking and other non-hunting ...

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2015 Legislature: Bill would ban cellphone use while driving in Montana - The Missoulian

January 18, 2015 - 11:06am

NBC Montana

2015 Legislature: Bill would ban cellphone use while driving in Montana
The Missoulian
If you drink and drive, you're more likely to get caught this holiday weekend. Read more · No cell phones: Helena bumps distracted driving fine to $105. HELENA — The fine for illegal use of a mobile electronic device while driving in Helena will increase from ...
Bill being drafted would ban cellphone use in vehicleLexington Herald Leader
Legislation looks to increase net-metering cap in MontanaRavalli Republic

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Turkey threatens Twitter to censor nation's newspaper account - SlashGear

January 18, 2015 - 11:05am

Gizmodo Australia

Turkey threatens Twitter to censor nation's newspaper account
SlashGear
It seems like it wasn't that long ago when the Turkish government was trying to make the social network services Twitter and YouTube illegal in the country for not playing along with their censorship requirements. Oh, wait, that's because it was less than a year ...
Turkey will ban Twitter unless it blocks a newspaper's accountEngadget
Turkey threatens to shut down access to Twitter, Facebook againAfterDawn
Twitter Inc (TWTR) In A New Fight Against Turkey Gov'tInsider Monkey (blog)
New York Times -Gigaom -Union Gazette
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Sprint to begin offering their first Lumia smartphone - AfterDawn

January 18, 2015 - 10:28am

AfterDawn

Sprint to begin offering their first Lumia smartphone
AfterDawn
Sprint to begin offering their first Lumia smartphone Three years after every other carrier started carrying Lumia Windows Phone devices, Sprint finally has their first one. The company has picked up the budget Lumia 635, which had been available for their ...

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LizardSquad's DDoS tool falls prey to hack, exposes complete customer database - The Tech Portal

January 18, 2015 - 8:00am

LizardSquad's DDoS tool falls prey to hack, exposes complete customer database
The Tech Portal
If you conceive a fire, you better prepare yourself to stray away from its flames. Maybe LizardSquad failed to learn this elementary lesson and underestimated the consequences that a rising popularity brings along. LizardSquad, the hacker group that earned ...

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Google publicises Microsoft's security glitches yet again - India Today

January 18, 2015 - 2:18am

Tech2

Google publicises Microsoft's security glitches yet again
India Today
Google has done it again. Following the Project Zero initiative, Google has revealed yet another major security glitch in Microsoft's Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. This comes shortly after Microsoft criticised Google's behavior by calling it less like "principled" ...
Google does it again, exposes new bugs in Windows 7 and 8.1Tech2
After criticism from Microsoft, Google reveals more Windows security problemsMashable
Google Exposes More Windows Zero-Day FlawsTop Tech News

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App of the week: Google Translate - SFGate

January 17, 2015 - 10:30pm

App of the week: Google Translate
SFGate
In a nutshell: Turn your smartphone's camera and microphone into an instant translating machine. Cool factor: Point your phone at a sign (preferably a well-lit one in a clear font) to see a translation. It works with six languages, even without a network ...

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Paul Gilster: Online translation tools are good and getting better - News & Observer

January 17, 2015 - 7:02pm

TheBlaze.com

Paul Gilster: Online translation tools are good and getting better
News & Observer
If you're going to travel throughout the universe, as Douglas Adams imagined in his “Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy,” you'll want to take along a Babel Fish. Adams' hero, Arthur Dent, found that by pushing one of these small yellow creatures into his ear, ...
Google Translate: Conversational TranslationWall Street Journal
Google's new Translate app shines in a crowded fieldSydney Morning Herald
Google Is 'One Step Closer' to Making Your Smartphone a 'Universal' Language ...TheBlaze.com
SFGate -The Guardian
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France's Online War On Terror Sympathizers And Extremists Has A New Cyber ... - International Business Times

January 17, 2015 - 3:14pm

International Business Times

France's Online War On Terror Sympathizers And Extremists Has A New Cyber ...
International Business Times
French soldiers patrol the street in a Jewish neighborhood near a religious school and a synagogue in Paris, Jan. 14, 2015, as part of the highest level of "Vigipirate" security plan after the recent Islamic extremist attacks in the city. Reuters. PARIS -- France ...
Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit FranceBBC News
US, UK Plan 'Cyber War Games'BankInfoSecurity.com
In Wake Of Violence, France Reports Spike In CyberattacksDark Reading
C4ISR & Networks -The Daily Star
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Valve Confirms Steam Machines Will Come to GDC 2015 - The Fuse Joplin

January 17, 2015 - 10:20am

The Fuse Joplin

Valve Confirms Steam Machines Will Come to GDC 2015
The Fuse Joplin
A long break assured that people forgot what Steam machines were all about but Valve is all set to refresh the platform and showcase them all in a grand manner during GDC 2015, this March. Categorizing these so-called Steam machines is a really tough job ...
This Horrible Steam Bug Erases All User Files On Linux SystemsReadWrite
Steam on Linux bug can delete all user's filesSlashGear
Scary Steam for Linux bug erases all the personal files on your PCPCWorld
opensource.com -Techgage
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