Sam Livingstone

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How To Install Windows 10 IoT On Your Raspberry Pi 2

Thanks to the release of Windows 10 for multiple single-board computers, tinkerers are now waking up to the possibility of running Windows as a usable and surprisingly polished alternative open source operating systems like Raspbian. But how do you run Windows on a RaspPi? And why?<p>First, I invite …

Raspberry Pi

Encrypting Your Laptop Like You Mean It

TIME AND AGAIN, people are told there is one obvious way to mitigate privacy threats of all sorts, from mass government surveillance to pervasive …

Hallucinogenic Ayahuasca Might Treat Depression

That’s a good trip<p>Deep in the Amazon basin, shaman prepare a natural tea called ayahuasca to bring its drinkers to hallucinogenic states of revelation. People come to the region from all over the world to take ayahuasca in order to make better contact with their emotions within or the spirits …

Which VPN Providers Take Your Anonymity Seriously?

By now most Internet users are well aware of the fact that pretty much every step they take on the Internet is logged or monitored.<p>To prevent their …

Privacy

How Hackers Abused Tor To Rob Blockchain, Steal Bitcoin, Target Private Email And Get Away With It

Across October and November of last year, some unlucky users of the world’s most popular Bitcoin wallet, Blockchain.info, and one of the better-known exchanges, LocalBitcoins, had their usernames and passwords silently pilfered. They were robbed of significant sums, probably tens of thousands of …

The Only Way You Can Delete This NSA Malware Is to Smash Your Hard Drive to Bits

If you thought Stuxnet was bad, wait until you meet Equation Group, the most sophisticated cyber attack yet group yet.<p>Russian security company Kaspersky is calling it one of the most sophisticated features it has ever seen in a piece of malware: the ability to infect not just the files stored on a …

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