Command and Control

Blu once again implicated in sending data to China

Last year it was found that a few Blu devices were sending your private data to Chinese servers. The spyware software was from Shanghai Adups …

Chipset

Malware sucks: crappy code makes it easy to hack hackers

Common Remote Access Trojan (RAT) tools -- which allow hackers to remotely control hijacked computers, from the cameras and mics to the hard-drive …

Information Security

Marines at MCAS Cherry Point Demonstrate the Future of Air Command and Control Operations

Tactical air defense controllers and air control electronics operators with Marine Air Control Squadron 24, 4th Marine Aircraft Wing run simulations …

Military

Pleskoff Scouting Report | Parker Bridwell

• TEAM: Los Angeles Angels<br>• AGE: 25 (Will turn 26 August 2, 2017)<br>• POSITION: Pitcher<br>• BATS: Right<br>• THROWS: Right<br>• HEIGHT: 6-foot-4<br>• WEIGHT: 185 lbs.<br>• ACQUIRED: The …

Baseball

These cheap phones come at a price -- your privacy

Cheap phones are coming at the price of your privacy, security analysts discovered.<p>At $60, the BLU R1 HD is the top-selling phone on Amazon. Last November, researchers caught it secretly sending private data to China.<p>Shanghai Adups Technology, the group behind the spying software on the BLU R1 HD, …

Privacy

New Receiver for the B-2 Bomber Will Ensure Comms During Nuclear Attack

The Air Force is upgrading computer and communications technology for its B-2 stealth bomber so the aircraft is prepared to execute attack missions …

Military

Nine-time WRC champion Loeb to test Citroen's 2017 C3 rally car

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Nine-time World Rally Champion Sebastien Loeb will return to Citroen to test one of the …

Motorsport

10 Worst Boss Traits (Ranked in Order of What Makes People Quit Most)

Setting expectations is not as important as you think. Stealing the credit? That's a big mistake.<p>In the 90s, when I worked as a corporate drone at a large consumer electronics retailer, I reported to a boss who didn't understand my skills or expertise.<p>He would talk on and on about a large ERP …

Leadership

Hulu, YouTube Included In Nielsen's C3/C7 Digital TV Ratings

Nielsen says digital viewing of two major premium video platforms -- Hulu and YouTube TV -- will now be included in its Digital in TV ratings. It …

Televisions

WATCH: 10-wheeler truck slams into vehicles along C5 Road

<i>Video courtesy of Richard Sarmiento.</i><p>Video footage captured by a motorist's dashboard camera shows a 10-wheeler truck slamming into several vehicles …

Philippines

DARPA Discovers "GPS-Like" UnderSea Drone Technology

The Pentagon’s research entity and BAE Systems are working together to develop a next-generation undersea drone communications technology to help …

War

New details emerge on Fruitfly, a near-undetectable Mac backdoor | ZDNet

The malware went largely undetected for several years and is only detectable on a handful of security products, but the "fully featured" Mac backdoor …

macOS Fruitfly Backdoor Analysis Renders New Spying Capabilities

LAS VEGAS—The FruitFly backdoor became a known entity in January, but it’s a good bet that for years it had been in the wild, undetected by analysts …

Black Hat

C3 Viewership Decline Steepens; Down Double Digits In Q2

Key TV viewership losses accelerated in the second quarter, with double-digit percentage declines for both broadcast and cable …

Advertising Industry

Roto Riteup: July 20, 2017

Stanton pops his 30th HR:<p>.@Giancarlo818 is on an absolute TEAR. #Crushed pic.twitter.com/wGIyH1SqKb<p>— MLB (@MLB) July 18, 2017<p>It might finally be …

Sports Analytics

AdUps Chinese spyware still on Android phones, including Blu - SlashGear

They say good things never last and bad things last for ages. That seems to be the case with AdUps, a Chinese “technology firm” that was blatantly …

Mobile Technology

The Pentagon's Next ICBM Intercept Test Will New Command and Control Missile Defense Technology

<b>By Kris Osborn</b><p>The Pentagon’s next intercept test will incorporate new missile defense technology engineered to improve the likelihood that a …

Military

10 ways to get creative with your sample packs

<b>When it comes to using prefab sample libraries, many producers take one of two approaches. Some streamline their collections, leaving only the most</b> …

Guitar

Inquiry as the Assessment, Technology is the Tool

At the Geographic Information Systems Institute at Southern we had a wonderful conversations about the pitfalls of using Story Maps. We all brought …

Teaching

Sudbury student calling for changes in teaching Indigenous history, culture

Melanie-Rose Frappier's experience aboard Canada C3 gave her a unique perspective on what Canadians know<p>A university student from Sudbury is calling …

Canada

US successfully tests Thaad anti-missile system in Pacific

<b>The US military has said its controversial Thaad missile defence system successfully shot down a target during a test over the Pacific Ocean.</b><p>Thaad, or Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, halted a simulated, ballistic intermediate-range missile like the ones being developed by North Korea.<p>The test …

North Korea

Warfighter: Hoth

Strap yourselves in, folks, it’s time to ruin yet another timely classic by giving it the old “analyze it to death” treatment. And this time, we’re …

Darth Vader

Shark Skwal LED Helmet – Gear Review

Shark Skwal LED Helmet – Gear ReviewUltra-comfy helmet from French manufacturer has quality that exceeds its priceThe first thing you need to know …

Bicycle Helmets

Canada C3 expedition sails for history

Canada C3 founder Geoff Green on the bridge of the ship.<p>©Sadie-Rae Werner/Special to The Telegram<p>The ship, which is docked in St. John’s from …

Canada

The Last C5 Corvette with 29 Original Miles and an MSO is For Sale for $1 Million

As the former owner of a 1997 Corvette, the first year of C5 production, I can personally attest to what a great piece of machinery it is, even after …

Classic Cars

Adapting in Stride: Fighting Tomorrow’s Battle Today

Editor’s Note: This is the next installment in our “Next War” series. The article is a contribution from a deployed unit, the Marines in Special …

Military

The Myth of the Easy Button Approach to Information Security

<i>By: Wes Riley and Erik Heuser</i><p>In twenty plus years navigating the complexities of the information security (InfoSec) industry a common theme emerges: …

Information Security

Canada C3 to dock in St. John’s

A former Canadian Coast Guard ship now serves as the Canada C3 expedition vessel.<p>©Photo courtesy of Soi Lipman, Students on Ice Foundation<p>The Canada …

Canadian News

5 Unusual Facts About Google's Odd (and Wildly Successful) Management Practices

These people practices are terrifying for companies with traditional, command and control, leadership styles. But they work for Google.<p>One of the things I truly admire about Google's management approach is that, like the rest of Google, their HR leaders look at real world data to engineer their …

Leadership

U.S. Strike On North Korea Would Trigger "Brutal Counterattack" On South

<b>As I outlined in detail in my article "What A War With North Korea Would Probably Look Like", there is NO easy way to topple North Korean defense</b> …

North Korea