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The Unpatchable Malware That Infects USBs Is Now on the Loose

It's been just two months since researcher Karsten Nohl demonstrated an attack he called BadUSB to a standing-room-only crowd at the Black Hat …

Voice-activated devices pose security threat

<b>Voice-activated smartphones and other devices can be a significant security risk, warn researchers.</b><p>An expert at security firm AVG found some voice-activated systems responded just as well to fake voices as they did to that of the owner.<p>Clever fraudsters could subvert this to send bogus messages or …

Coming Soon: A Bike Helmet For Lego Lovers - GeekMom

Reading Time: 1 minute<p>I’ve reviewed helmets here at GeekMom for several years. I’ve told you about the unique hand painted helmets you can find at …

Poland Unveils Glow-In-The-Dark Bicycle Path That Is Charged By The Sun

Cycling is one of the most eco-friendly ways to travel, and thanks to this solar-powered bike lane that glows in the dark, it just got even …

Bike Lanes

Crash Linux System with a single line of code

How to crash Linux Systemd with a single command line that fits in a tweet<p>Linux is supposed to the most secure operating system in the world with …

I built my own computer out of a $300 kit — here's what it was like for a first-timer

So when I got the opportunity to build a computer and was told it would not only be straightforward but would only take me a few hours, I decided I had to give it a shot.<p>Full disclosure: I'm neither a techie nor an engineer, and I've never successfully built or repaired an electronic. In fact, the …

Dog Carries Baby Home From Local Dump And Becomes A Hero

In many cases animals show more humanity than many people ever will. A lot of animals, especially dogs, have done some pretty amazing, admirable and …

The six types of cyclists you meet in NYC bike lanes

Summer is over, but there’s still time to hit the pavement before winter grounds all but the hardiest of bicyclists! You’ve replaced your stolen bike …

Renegade Bike Lanes: It Always Takes An Activist In San Francisco

After two cyclists were killed in hit-and-runs on the same day, the SFMTrA grabbed traffic cones and took action.<p>We’ve set up a temporary install on …

The Life-Sized LEGO Vehicles in Our Real World

We aren’t sure whether the life-sized LEGO creations work well as real vehicles, but they actually looks pretty awesome in our real world.<p>Domenico …

Lego

All the New Fashion Movies Coming to Netflix in October

What do you look forward to when the calendar flips to October? Perhaps Halloween costumes or real fall weather? This year, there's one thing we're …

Audrey Hepburn

Toronto bike licensing idea scuttled — again | Toronto Star

The wheels have come off a plan to study licensing Toronto’s bicycles.<p>The public works and infrastructure committee voted 4 to 1 on Tuesday to defer …

How To Turn Raspberry Pi Zero Into A Tiny Dongle Computer?

<i>Short Bytes: The ultra-portable Raspberry Pi Zero faces some challenges on the front of ports and connectivity. To make this SBC even more useful,</i> …

Beekeepers Benefit From The Hive Mind In Community Apiaries

Even though Marca Engman read countless books, watched YouTube videos and took a beekeeping class before installing her first hive in 2012, she knew she'd need help in the field.<p>"The whole idea of beekeeping was overwhelming," she recalls. "Every year is different and every hive is …

Farming

Linux and open source hardware for building IoT devices

[Updated: Sept. 28] — This guide to open source and developer-friendly hardware for IoT device development ranges from simple MCU-based modules to …

Top 6 Linux Desktop Environments To Install On Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)

If you haven't used any other desktop environment except Unity under Ubuntu 16.04, there are many choices that you can try. Since Linux offers the …

Six bicyclists killed in Chicago this year, all involving commercial vehicles

A total of six bicyclists have been struck and killed by large commercial vehicles in Chicago this year – with a woman struck and killed Monday and a man dying of his injuries over the weekend from an earlier train collision.<p>Monday’s fatal crash came a week after Bicycling magazine rated the city …

Bike Lanes

These Iranian Women Are Defying The Ayatollah By Riding Their Bicycles In Public

#IranianWomenLoveCycling<p>Earlier this month, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said that women were not allowed to cycle in public or in the presence of strangers.<p>"Women riding bikes in public and in front of strangers often attract the attention of men and it exposes society to deception and seduction. It is …

South Asia

Microsoft isn't really blocking laptops from installing Linux [Update]

<i>Update 3 November 1: As spotted by security expert Akash Mahajan, it seems Lenovo has finally released a BIOS update for its Microsoft-equipped laptops that will allow you to freely install Linux on your device. T</i><i>he update essentially adds support for Linux to the RAID configuration.</i><p><i>Head to this</i> …

ELLO 2M

Description<p>Presenting a laptop built ENTIRELY from PCB .<p>No plastic enclosure, no moulds, no mechanical parts.<br>The whole laptop is built as a thin …

Raspberry Pi 3 Complete LCD Display Kit

Reading Time: 1 minute<p>Get another helping of Pi with today’s Daily Deal, the Raspberry Pi 3 Complete LCD Display Kit. This newest version of the …

Donut the Baby African House Snake Holds Onto a Tiny Toy Donut With Her Tail

Jenny Gaines recently shared footage of her friendly little baby African house snake, named Donut, hanging from Jenny’s hand while holding onto a …

Tour De Fat Brings Together Beer & Bike Culture Enthusiasts

New Belgium Brewing, makers of Fat Tire Amber Ale and a list of many other Belgian-inspired beers, is bringing Tour de Fat to San Francisco. This …

Bicycles perfect post-earthquake transportation method

It might be time to add a bicycle to your emergency earthquake kit.<p>Architect Ian McDonald's firm is creating a disaster plan that includes 'pods' …

McDonald's

DIY Raspberry Pi Chiptune Player (video)

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts looking for a new project might be interested in a new Raspberry Pi chip tune player which has been created by Vince Weaver …

Direct Memory Access Attack: PCILeech

The PCILeech use the USB3380 chip in order to read from and write to the memory of a target system. This is achieved by using DMA over PCI Express. …

Cyclists keep getting faster, justice keeps getting more evasive.

This past weekend cyclist Denise Mueller made history when she officially became the World's Fastest Frederica, piloting a bicycle across the …

The LEGO Christmas Ornaments Book

Reading Time: 4 minutes<p>While Christmas might not be “just around the corner,” but it is on the horizon. I have had a long-held fascination with …