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What it will take for cybersecurity to become common sense

Look both ways before you cross the street. Wash your hands before leaving the bathroom. Put a seat belt on when you get in the car. Don't eat the yellow snow.<p>These are all common sense tips for safety that people have learned, whether from parents or one really embarrassing moment in the winter. …

Pew Research Center

Don’t Expose Yourself: A Guide to Online Privacy

Here’s how even non-techie people can start fighting back against Facebook, Google and other internet snoops<p>You wouldn’t walk naked through Times Square. Stop being naked online.<p>Your laptop and that smartphone grafted to your hand are double agents. What you look at, where you go and even what you …

Online Privacy

Internet-connected devices will always pose a risk, experts say

The internet of things isn't secure.<p>That much was clear when a panel of four cybersecurity experts began their talk on Thursday at the Techonomy conference in Half Moon Bay, California.<p>"The internet of things is something that cannot be fully secured," said Betsy Cooper, the executive director of …

Internet of Things

Why Privacy Is a Big Obstacle In the Digital Health Revolution

Healthcare conferences can resemble pep rallies for the extraordinary technological advances in medicine. That’s hardly surprising, given the promise …

How hackers handle stolen login data

<b>We've all had them. Those emails you read with a growing sense of dread which tell you to change the password you use on this account, that social network or one of the many other online services you use.</b><p>Those emails are common given that almost one billion login credentials have been stolen and …

Hackers use decade old vulnerability to attack Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) has the opportunity to reinvent how we visualize the internet, but it also comes with a variety of challenges, including the threat of hackers devastating lives or destroying a business’s assets.<p>This chaotic future may already be upon us, according to researchers at …

Internet of Things

Your Social Media Fingerprint

Without your consent most major web platforms leak whether you are logged in. This allows any website to detect on which platforms you're signed up. …

去汕头,做一个行走的吃货

<b> 有的人旅行,喜欢饱览自然风景;有的人旅行,爱好寻觅历史古迹;有的人旅行,中意走入寻常巷陌;也有的人旅行,只为了做一个行走的吃货。像我这种人,为了美景和古迹可以风餐露宿,一块压缩饼干和一壶水也可以填饱肚子,一两餐不吃照样能走三万步。不过既然来到汕头,不做一个吃货,实在太对不起这座城市了。</b><b> 假设每一个</b> …

Hacking Facebook Accounts with just a phone number

Hacking Facebook Accounts with just a phone number is possible, experts from Positive Technologies demonstrated it exploiting flaws in the SS7 …

7 Things You Realise When You Visit Cascais In Portugal For The First Time

We’ve just come back from Portugal where we spend a few days in Cascais (and Sintra).<p>Now, Cascais and Sintra are very close to Lisbon and usually …

33 Ultimate Summer Vacations!

It's time to start planning summer 2016, and these incredible ideas from Budget Travel readers range from road trips out west to gorgeous lakeshores …

New, Old, New

11 Cities You Must Backpack At Least Once

There are almost too many must-see cities in the world -- and the most seamless way to hit them all is by backpacking. With little luggage and a huge sense of adventure, a backpacking trip allows you to experience new places with freedom and ease (all while teaching you more than college ever …

The Death Of The Password Starts Today (Maybe)

Your voice (or fingerprint or iris) is your passport to the online world<p>Passwords are a pain. They're incredibly important for the security of our data, and yet they're hard to remember and keep track of. Plus, it seems like we constantly have to change them as the result of some new hack or …

Exhibit Detail | San Francisco International Airport

<b>BOAC (British Overseas Airways Corporation) de Havilland DH-106 Comet 1 model aircraft</b> early 1950s<br>Walkers Westway Models, London, England<br>scale …

NSA targets Tor administrators and people searching for privacy tools, reports claim

An investigation by the German broadcasters ARD and WDR has apparently demonstrated the targeting by the NSA of a German student called Sebastian …

Android privacy tool feeds fake data to prying apps

When you install an app on your phone, it often spreads its tentacles into other various parts of the device. Sometimes, it taps into the hardware …

8 hours of airliners departing from Los Angeles in one single photo

Los Angeles architectural photographer Mike Kelley posted this awesome image of almost all the departures and some of the arrivals at LAX during a …

The frightening truth about the security of our healthcare data

Is your healthcare data safe? That’s not something most people think about on a regular basis. We take for granted that our medical records, family …

10 Coolest Small Towns in Europe

Paris, London, Rome…the big cities require no introductions. But have you heard of the foodie haven of Tremolat, France or the pristine Alpine hamlet …

大師 Simon 教你如何作研究寫論文

知名微軟研究員 Simon Peyton Jones 在去年年中的時候在英國劍橋大學分享了如何撰寫一篇偉大的研究論文, Mr. Monday 剛好在新年的第一天看到, 覺得在一年第一個工作天分享這個主題, 或許對許多正在撰寫論文的研究生很有幫助。之前 Mr. Friday 也有分享了一篇如何撰寫論文 …

Your Data Gets Lost Or Stolen Online Frequently. Do You Even Care?

2013 was filled with even more large service providers, government departments and enterprises getting hacked or otherwise loosing your data. Your data was likely lost on multiple occasions just from the breaches in the news, let alone the ones that never made the headlines. Reputation or direct …

Boston Police indefinitely suspend license plate reader program citing privacy concerns

Privacy advocates scored a major victory in Boston this week when the city’s police department announced it would indefinitely suspend its use of automated license plate readers. The <i>Boston Globe</i> reports that the 14 devices currently in use let the BPD scan as many as four million vehicles a year, …

American and British spy agencies targeted Tor network with minimal success

Considering the NSA and Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) have been trying to thwart encryption on the internet, it comes as no surprise that the two have spent significant resources trying to crack the Tor network. Tor, as some of you may know, is designed to keep a person's identity, …

Yahoo announces security exploit bounty with payments up to $15,000

Earlier this week, Yahoo was accused of using change in its sofa cushions as compensation for reports of security exploits, but now the whole ordeal has generated enough buzz to bring about change for the internet pioneer. As it turns out, these small prizes (along with rewards such as t-shirts) …

Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …

National Parks

Six Reasons Airlines Should Learn to Love Big Data

This post comes from our partner Boxever.<p>Many airline companies can be accused of failing to listen to their customers. After all, the customer has …

5 Reasons to Visit Cognac

While France is already famous for its art, culture, and fine wine, visitors are now falling for Cognac, too—the scenic city where Western France’s …