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The Security of Your Password Vault: An Interview with Keeper’s Co-Founder

Posted on December 7th, 2015.

Passwords. The keys to verify your credentials on every single online platform that you use. With the multitude of social media accounts, online services, email addresses, banking logins and more, it is entirely likely that you may find remembering multiple passwords (a good security practice) to be, overwhelming. If you’re an...

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Biotech

Interview: The Makers of a Robotic Hand That Can ‘Feel’

Posted on November 23rd, 2015.

Human engineering is often seen as the pinnacle for technological achievement, be it the wheel, the steam engine or the space rocket. Human-engineering has also come a long way, especially in recent times. While the reality of fiction such as RoboCop is still beyond this present time, significant strides are currently being made in the...

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Anonymous

Unlikely Allies: Anonymous Hactivists & The US Government Join Forces Against ISIS

Posted on November 17th, 2015.

E.T. Brooking’s wrote for Foreign Policy what Ghost Security Group executive director, DigitalShadow, calls “a very accurate reflection of our operations against extremism.” In that article, the author details the Alice In Wonderland world in which hacktivists team up with national law enforcement agencies against the Islamic State. It’s...

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Broke-Ass Stuart Runs For Mayor, Looks To Fix San Francisco’s “Major Fucking Problem”

Posted on October 31st, 2015.

Broke-Ass Stuart has basically been it all. “Travel Writer. TV Host. Poet. A Motherfucking Hustler.” He’s written three books on how to live inexpensively. Stuart had his own travel TV show on IFC called Young, Broke & Beautiful, and his work has appeared in Lonely Planet, Conde Nast Traveler, US Airways Magazine, 7×7, The San...

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Interview With The Creator Of Joe Rogan’s Preferred Writing App, WriteRoom

Posted on October 16th, 2015.

I started using WriteRoom after I heard Joe Rogan mention the software on his podcast, The Joe Rogan experience. The comedian says he uses the software for his comedy writing sessions he strives to do daily. The software’s purpose is to serve as a no thrills text editor that offers a plain full-screen mode thus blocking out all the...

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Artificial Intelligence

The Possibilities and the Future of Brain Hacking

Posted on October 9th, 2015.

For all of man’s scientific and technological advances, the human brain largely remains a mystery. A new Vimeo video, “Master/Mind,” examines the state of research on the human mind and the questions that scientists, ethicists, futurists and others are asking in light of what we’re learning about the mind. The video, a...

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An Interview With The Producer Of The Kanye West & Weezer Mashup “Yeezer”

Posted on October 8th, 2015.

Who would have thought that Weezer and Kanye would work so well? Well, probably nobody, not even Chuckie Nugget the nineteen-year-old producer who created the viral Yeezer album. The 10 tracks are worth a listen. A DCMA request recently took the album off Audiomack. However, the Internet. Check it out here:...

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Cybersecurity

Acronis and ID Quantique to Bring Quantum-Safe Encryption to Cloud Data Protection

Posted on September 30th, 2015.

Acronis, a company specialized in new generation data protection, and ID Quantique, a company specialized in quantum-safe crypto solutions, announced a collaboration to help protect companies from future security threats related to advances in decryption techniques and the arrival of quantum computing.

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Gaming

Virtual Reality Theme Park Will Offer the Best VR Experience to Everyone – THE VOID Exclusive

Posted on September 29th, 2015.

The Vision Of Infinite Dimensions (THE VOID), the world’s first Virtual Reality (VR) theme park, will open its doors in Pleasant Grove, Utah, in the summer 2016. THE VOID will combine physical environments with VR technology to offer the ultimate entertainment experience. “At THE VOID you will walk into new dimensions and...

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Companies

Auth0 Integrates Identity Into Authentication – Interview

Posted on August 6th, 2015.

Auth0, a platform for modern identity authentication, recently announced its Series A funding to help augment the firm’s current team of approximately 50 people who support its growing subscriber base. The company has seen revenue growth of 20-30% month-over-month for the past year. The company strives to make it easy for developers to...

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Breaches

Hacking Team Promises New Security Measures Following 400 GB Data Breach

Posted on July 27th, 2015.

Internet security service Hacking Team claims to be making progress in determining how hackers managed to steal 400 GB worth of data on July 6 and release it on BitTorrent, according to Business Insider. The damage, which included the hijacking of Hacking Team’s Twitter account to tweet screenshots of stolen emails, has created a public...

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Business

Jeremie Miller Wants To Crack The Future of Distributed Hash With Telehash

Posted on July 24th, 2015.

Jeremie Miller has been working on Telehash for approximately five years, mostly as a research project into distributed hash tables and other problems like how to connect people peer-to-peer. In its most recent version, Telehash utilizes the strongest cryptographic protocols to ensure its user’s privacy. Miller wants to build Telehash...

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P2P E-Commerce Network: OpenBazaar CEO Gives Talk To Packed House In San Diego

Posted on July 21st, 2015.

In North Park, a hip and central bedroom community of San Diego, local businesses Airbitz and CoinStructive hosted an evening of craft beer and Bitcoin discussion at Union Cowork last week. Founder of OpenBazaar, Brian Hoffman, who comes from San Diego but lives in Washington D.C., held an hour-long speech about the state of his company....

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Communication

Trineba Technologies is Enabling a Brighter Future for Private Communications

Posted on June 25th, 2015.

Properly implementing cryptography in communications technologies is a problem for many developers. Cryptography itself is a study to become an expert on, and learning its ways and means can be like learning a programming language all on its own. Trineba Technologies was recently well received at the 2015 RSA conference, and this is not...

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Communication

Tutanota: the Open-Source Encrypted E-mail Answer to Protonmail

Posted on March 20th, 2015.

For several years, and especially since the Edward Snowden revelations, there has been a need for an easy-to-use, automatically encrypted communications service.