Rafael Teixeira

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Elena Ferrante: ‘Is there a formula for a lasting relationship? A friend, married for 48 years, says there is

The relationships of couples are an effective embodiment of the precariousness of our lives. If we meet someone we haven’t seen for several months, we hesitate to say: “Tell Franco hello from me.” It’s better to find out first, through circumspect questioning, if the relationship with Franco is …

How Would Teleportation Change Society?

Author: Geek's Guide to the Galaxy. Geek's Guide to the Galaxy Culture<p>Date of Publication: 09.22.18.<p>Time of Publication: 8:50 am. 8:50 am<p>Peter F. …

Teleportation

50+ Hilariously Adorable Comics By Wawawiwa That Will Instantly Make Your Day

Many artists immerse themselves into their craft as early as childhood, but Columbian illustrator Andres Colmenares started his artistic journey …

Cute

Reimagining of Schrödinger’s cat breaks quantum mechanics — and stumps physicists

In a multi-‘cat’ experiment, the textbook interpretation of quantum theory seems to lead to contradictory pictures of reality, physicists claim.<p>In …

Quantum Mechanics

ENISA launches Cybersecurity Strategies Evaluation Tool

The European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) has launched a tool that will help EU Member States evaluate their priorities …

Cybersecurity

Meet The Firm Paying Ransoms In Bitcoin On Behalf Of Its Customers

“Never pay” is the general advice when dealing with a ransomware attack. But it’s not always possible to follow this rule, according to a company that helps small firms negotiate with cyber criminals to reduce ransom amounts, paying them in Bitcoins.<p>“We are pragmatists, and the ‘never pay’ mantra …

Encryption

Classic Bombshell of Switzerland: 50 Gorgeous Photos of Ursula Andress in the 1960s

Born 1936 in Ostermundigen, Canton of Bern, Ursula Andress is a Swiss film and television actress, former model and sex symbol, who has appeared in …

James Bond

DevOps Demystified: A Primer for Security Practitioners

Key starting points for those still struggling to understand the concept.

Information Security

Get ready for the “splinternet”: The web might not be worldwide much longer

Rising protectionism, nationalism, and security fears could see an internet sequestered by national borders.<p>It’s 2028. You take a break from running your small business to check on how your daughter is enjoying her summer trip across Asia and find out which country she’s visiting now. You sent her …

Cyber-attacks

APIs: The Trojan horses of security

At the moment, within the cybersecurity industry the emphasis tends to be on securing networks with perimeter-based protection, however, leaving an …

Cybersecurity

British Airways hacking: how not to respond to a cyber attack

Chaos appears to reign at British Airways, where hackers stole the details of around 380,000 customer bookings. There have been some poor responses …

British Airways

Hacker exploits EOS betting platform to 'win' jackpot 24 times in a row

An EOS-based decentralized app (dApp) has been paying out <i>big time</i>. Betting platform DEOSGames was drained of a significant chunk of its operating funds in a heist that netted one ‘lucky’ punter almost $24,000.<p>Over less than an hour, a decentralized dice betting game paid its jackpot 24 times to …

Betting

For safety’s sake, we must slow innovation in internet-connected things - MIT Technology Review

That’s the view of security expert Bruce Schneier, who fears lives will be lost in a cyber disaster unless governments act swiftly.<p>Smart gadgets are …

Cyber-attacks

US Government releases post-mortem report on Equifax hack

GAO report takes us inside Equifax from March 2017 onward, showing how a few slip-ups led to one of the biggest breaches in US history.<p>MUST READ<p>The …

Equifax

Lisbon: Tracing the Roots of an Imperial Cuisine

<i>Lisbon is one of the world's greatest food cities, and you'll experience the very best of it. Visit markets and farms, meet fishermen and bakers,</i> …

Lisbon

Why Science Fiction Is the Most Important Genre

Author: Geek's Guide to the Galaxy. Geek's Guide to the Galaxy Culture<p>Date of Publication: 09.08.18.<p>Time of Publication: 8:50 am. 8:50 am<p>Yuval Noah …

Singularity

Peeled onions and a Minus Touch: Verizon data breach digest lifts the lid on theft tactics

The 2018 report gives us a glimpse of tactics hackers are using today in the name of data exfiltration.<p>Data breaches, successful cyberattacks, and …

Cyber-attacks

Infographic: 10 essential parts of highly ranked websites

When customers want to find you, are search engines offering your website as a top result?<p>Digital marketers and PR pros must pay keen attention to …

Marketing

Ten Things I Never Knew About Las Vegas Until I Ran a High-Roller Suite

In Las Vegas, the ultimate sand trap-turned-capital of capitalism, there’s no better byword for sophistication than the Cosmopolitan. Its 20-plus …

Sin City

Google's Doors Hacked Wide Open By Own Employee

Last July, in Google’s Sunnyvale offices, a hacker found a way to trick doors into opening without the requisite RFID keycard. Luckily for Google, it was David Tomaschik, an employee at the tech giant, who only had good intentions.<p>When he sent his malicious code across the Google network, he saw …

Missoula distillery owner's vodka-fueled motorcycle sets record at Bonneville

Ryan Montgomery, owner and operator of Montgomery Distillery along with his wife Jenny, set a record at the Bonneville Salt Flats Speed Trials on …

Motorcycles

The healthcare industry is in a world of cybersecurity hurt

As a relentless swarm of successful cyber attacks severely disrupt companies in every industry and require enormous expenditures to repair the damage, what typically gets lost in the shuffle is that some industries are victimized more than others — sometimes far more. The corporate victim that …

The mechanics of Windows patching - in plain English

If you’re troubled by Microsoft’s patching policies, you aren’t alone. If you’re <b>confused</b> about Microsoft’s patching policies, hey, join the club. …

11 New Science Fiction Books To Read If You've Never Tried Sci-Fi Before

So! You've heard a lot about this so-called "science fiction" genre and you're interested in checking it out. Or you're tired of your usual genres, …

The Wild Inner Workings of a Billion-Dollar Hacking Group

The Fin7 hacking group has leeched, by at least one estimate, well over a billion dollars from companies around the world. In the United States …

These are all the websites Windows 10 connects to after a clean install

Windows 10 has always had a bad reputation for snooping on users. While that was a valid issue at the start, each new feature update has made changes …

CLS, IBM and banks test blockchain app store

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Foreign exchange settlement provider CLS, IBM (IBM.N) and nine financial institutions, including Barclays Plc (BARC.L) and Citigroup Inc (C.N), are testing a platform to access blockchain-based applications, the companies said on Monday.<p>The platform, LedgerConnect, will offer …

App Store

Tom Cruise proves he does bike stunts

BMW Motorrad has released this video in which Tom Cruise says he does his own stunts in the sixth Mission Impossible movie – and proves it.<p>Tom again …

The Double-Edged Sword of Artificial Intelligence in Security

AI is revolutionizing cybersecurity for both defenders and attackers as hackers, armed with the same weaponized technology, create a seemingly …

Every Netflix secret category for porn, revealed

If you want to find porn on Netflix, we’ve already done the hard work for you. Here are our guides to the sexiest movies and TV series on Netflix. …