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Gemalto Says Alleged Hack Didn’t Result in Massive Theft of SIM Keys

Company detects ‘sophisticated intrusions’ in 2010, 2011<p>PARIS—Security-chip maker Gemalto NV said Wednesday that American and British intelligence services could be responsible for a “particularly sophisticated intrusion” of its networks several years ago, but denied that the alleged hack could …

Surveillance

Police kill money-stealing botnet that infected millions of PCs

Europol and police forces across Europe have shut down Ramnit, a botnet that infected up to three million computers world-wide. The virus, generally installed by email phishing attacks or rogue sites (please stop clicking on attachments, whoever your are) was mostly used by criminal hackers to …

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Apple is booted off China’s approved government purchase list

On the consumer side, Apple couldn’t be hotter in China: not only taking the top spot for smartphone sales in the country for the first time ever, but also beating out the likes of Gucci and Chanel to be named China’s favorite luxury brand.<p>It is on the more official side of the equation where Apple …

Net neutrality: FCC set to vote on new rules governing future of broadband

Top US regulator likely to announce plan to exert greatest power over cable industry in victory for supporters of free and open internet<p>The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) looks set to pass strict new rules to govern broadband internet in the US on Thursday, following one of the most …

Moon skims north of Orion February 16

Tonight’s waxing moon arcs to north of the constellation Orion, and south of the ecliptic.<p>Tonight – February 16, 2016 – the waxing gibbous moon will …

Astronomy

World's First Carbon-Positive Pre-Fabribated House

This amazing prototype, rolled out by green architectural and manufacturing firm ArchiBlox, is billed as the first pre-fabricated, carbon-positive house. The one bedroom, one bathroom unit ingeniously generates more energy than it uses. The first model was recently installed as an exhibition in a …

Vertical farm can make 44,000 pounds of tomatoes on the side of a parking lot

Project lets Wyoming town keep growing food all year long<p>The Wyoming town of Jackson gets long and bitter winters. One mile above sea level in a landlocked state, months of heavy snow leave the town unable to grow much of its own produce, forcing it to import fresh fruit and vegetables from other …

Articles about create-indoor-garden-elegant-planters on Dwell.com - Dwell

Creating a beautiful landscaped garden takes planning, care and love – however it can pay off hugely in the end and result in a...<p>Don’t have ten acres to stuff full of perennials? Fret not! Gardens can make a big impact even on a small scale.<p>In Madrid, Spain, Husos Architects renovate a …

Jihadi John named as Mohammed Emwazi, from west London

The identity of the Islamic State killer, who appeared in beheading videos for Isil, was known to British security services but they chose not to disclose it<p>The Islamic State killer Jihadi John <b>has been identified as Mohammed Emwazi, from west London</b>.<p>Emwazi was known to British security services but …

Terrorism

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1.</b> A majority of German conservatives backed an extension of the Greek bailout in a test ballot one day before a vote in the lower house of Parliament.<p><b>2.</b> Russia signed a deal with Cyprus that gives Russian navy ships access to Cypriot ports.<p><b>3.</b> Three Brooklyn men accused of seeking to join Islamic …

Al-Jazeera reporters arrested as drone mystery baffles Paris

Three journalists from the Qatar-owned TV news station have been detained for flying a drone over a Paris park, after two nights of unexplained flights across the city<p>Three journalists from the Al-Jazeera television news station have been arrested for flying a drone over a Paris park as police hunt …

How to Clean Your Coffeemaker

It's dirtier than you think. And just washing the carafe doesn't cut it.<p>When you think about the germiest spots in your kitchen, you probably don't think your coffee pot is one of the worst. But, a 2011 NSF study found just that: People don't consider their coffeemaker a hot bed for bacteria and …

Cleaning

Vacationing in Iran: To Go or Not to Go?

<i>Photo Credit: Shutterstock/Borna_Mirahmadian</i><p><b>By Nicolle Monico</b><p>Last week, <i>NPR</i> broadcast a story entitled <i>'You Are Invited': Isolated Iran Seeks Foreign Tourists</i>, which juxtaposed the revolution's slogan, "Death to America," with its current international tourism campaign inviting foreigners (even …

Strange lights on dwarf planet Ceres have scientists perplexed

A dwarf planet is shining two bright lights at a NASA spacecraft right now, and our smartest scientists are unsure what they are.<p>As bizarre as that …

First full body transplant is two years away, surgeon claims

Doctor plans to graft a living person’s head on to a donor body using procedures he believes will soon be ready<p>A surgeon says full-body transplants could become a reality in just two years.<p>Sergio Canavero, a doctor in Turin, Italy, has drawn up plans to graft a living person’s head on to a donor …

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