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MyEtherWallet Falls Victim to DNS Attack, Users' Wallets Emptied

A DNS attack against popular online Ether storage solution MyEtherWallet (MEW) has seen the wallets of many users emptied. The security breach …

Information Security

Chores for Kids: How to Make Clean Up Time Fun for Young Children

Chores for children help kids understand responsibility, accountability, and gives them a sense of accomplishment. They can also be fun.<p>By<p>Apr 22 …

Kids

Palantir Knows Everything About You

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Silicon Valley

'Salon,' IBM Team With AdLedger For Concept Blockchain Project

AdLedger, a nonprofit group of ad and publishing executives working to develop blockchain standards for digital advertising, will run a media …

Blockchain

Facebook Users Deserve a Cut of Ad Money, Ex-Cambridge Analytica Employee Says

There may be more than 87 millions Facebook users whose personal data was shared with the research firm Cambridge Analytica, and they deserve a cut …

Cambridge Analytica

The Weed Week Bracket: What's the Best Way to Get High?

Over the next few days, we'll be asking our readers to decide.<p>With marijuana legalization looking more and more like an inevitability, the marijuana enthusiast faces a new problem: How should they get high?<p>In the old days, stoners didn't exactly lack for options—they could roll joints, turn apples …

Cannabis

Mastercard Eyes Blockchain for Fighting Fake Identities

A newly published patent filing from Mastercard suggests that the payments giant is looking at blockchain as a way to safeguard identity data.<p>In an …

Blockchain

The new blueprint for utility token ICOs in a sophisticated investor market

Perhaps by now a lot of the dumb money has been put into the ICO market and subsequently vanished? We are now seeing smarter money move in, thanks to …

Cryptocurrency

Mark Zuckerberg's Congressional testimony showed that a bedrock principle of online privacy is a complete and utter fraud

If Mark Zuckerberg's appearances before Congress this week did nothing else, they should have made absolutely clear to policymakers of all stripes that one of the bedrock assumptions long made in privacy law and contracts is a complete and utter fraud.<p>For years now, web services, app makers, and …

Privacy

Security Tokens Are DOA

Last week SEC Chairman Jay Clayton made a speech at Princeton and said that utility tokens can be securities, and that eventually these tokens can …

Cryptocurrency

Crypto Diehards Stand by Celebrity-Hyped Coin U.S. Calls a Fraud

It appears that even federal fraud charges can’t rattle a cryptocurrency’s true believers.<p>A week after U.S. authorities arrested two men behind an …

Cryptocurrency

This Canadian Bank Is Reaching Out to Blockchain Startups and ICOs

Blockchain Startups

Create Your Own Apple HomeKit Enabled Projects Using The Raspberry Pi

Hobbyists and Raspberry Pi enthusiasts interested in creating DIY HomeKit enabled projects and devices may be interested in a new tutorial published …

Raspberry Pi

The compelling case for being an ‘intentionally lazy’ parent

Last year, I was working with Charlie, a typical kid. He was a bright student, taking a few honors classes and scoring around the 90th percentile on standardized tests. He ran cross-country in the fall and played lacrosse in the spring. He had a group of close buddies that he hung out with most …

Special Education

This Easy Sheet Cake Recipe Doesn't Seem Like It Should Work, but It's Incredible

By Claire Saffitz<p>Our new favorite sheet cake recipe is a little unconventional, but the result—fluffy, lighter-than-air yellow cake cloaked in dreamy chocolate-cream cheese frosting—is the stuff of birthday dreams.<p>If you’ve ever made a cake before, then you might look at the recipe for our Easy …

Dessert

This Blockchain Ecommerce Platform Thinks It Can Take on Amazon and Major Retailers – Adweek

Thanks to the ever-growing list of data breaches across retail companies and Facebook’s privacy crisis with data firm Cambridge Analytica, data and …

eCommerce

GDPR and the End of the Internet’s Grand Bargain

In May the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation goes into effect, two years after passage by the European Parliament. This radical new privacy law, which covers any business that processes information about EU residents, will dramatically affect the way data is collected, stored, and …

Privacy

Canadian Stock Exchange Launches ‘Fully-Regulated’ Token Funding Platform, ‘Unlike’ ICOs

The Canadian Securities Exchange will soon launch a platform for trading in Ethereum-based “Security Token Offerings (STOs)”, as an alternative to …

Cryptocurrency

How to start your own ICO when you are new to crypto — 12 proven steps

While acting as an ICO adviser I face a lot of questions with regards to the ICO process. There are more projects each day and more people are …

Cryptocurrency

Nowhere to hide: Facebook, encryption, and privacy

Hosted By:<br>Tommy Vietor<p>In this episode:<p>Subscribe:<p>Tommy talks with Wired editor in chief Nick Thompson about the insane amount of data that Facebook …

North Korea

It's Time for an RSS Revival

The modern web contains no shortage of horrors, from ubiquitous ad trackers to all-consuming platforms to YouTube comments, generally. Unfortunately, …

Pew Research Center

This Week in Bitcoin: Hypertokenization

<b>You’ve heard of hyberbitcoinization: how bitcoin could one day replace hyper-inflated fiat currencies. Now say hello to its lesser companion,</b> …

Cryptocurrency

Learn How to Fold a World-Record-Setting Paper Airplane

Growing up with six brothers, John Collins got really good at folding paper planes.<p>"Anything you can beat your siblings at is good," he says.<p>But he …

Demonstration

How to ‘poison’ your data before you delete Facebook

Over the past few weeks, we’ve learned a lot about Facebook, Cambridge Analytica, and how Facebook uses your data. The revelations have pushed many …

Privacy

Google’s GDPR consent plan could be a template for other tech giants

Last week Google said that it wanted to have publishers solicit people’s consent to collect their information on the search company’s behalf — …

Digital Advertising

These Companies Have Cut Their Ties With Facebook Amid the Cambridge Analytica Data Scandal

In the wake of Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica data scandal, some high-profile companies have suspended ties with the social network amid the …

Cambridge Analytica

These Onion-y Turmeric Eggs Are the Perfect Breakfast Comfort Food

Andy Baraghani shares his dad's classic recipe.<p>My father is not a great cook. My father is not even really a good cook—apologies!—but he does three things very well when it comes to food. He makes the most weird and wonderful pickles, extremely fragrant and glossy jams, and an amazing egg breakfast.<p>…

Breakfast

This gambling platform forked its own blockchain to beat the competition

If you enjoy gambling and paid attention to the blockchain betting revolution, you may soon part ways with your bookie. As the online gambling market heads towards $60 billion in revenues by 2020, the competition among blockchain gambling operators to create the most innovative experience is …

Blockchain

Creating Hallucinations Without Drugs Is Surprisingly Easy

Try this at home, but don't blame us if things get weird.<p>The human brain is a remarkable thing. It can do things our primate relatives are thousands …

The Brain

The Best Canned Chickpeas Are Goya Organic

By Claire Saffitz<p>Canned chickpeas are a weeknight savior, and this brand makes the best.<p>Canned chickpeas are my tried-and-true pantry fallback for those days where I get home late with no game plan and no energy to cook. More than just about any other canned bean, they retain their shape and …

Food