A simple command allows the CIA to commandeer 318 models of Cisco switches

Bug relies on telnet protocol used by hardware on internal networks. Cisco Systems said that more than 300 models of switches it sells contain a critical vulnerability that allows the CIA to use a simple command to remotely execute malicious c.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMar 20th, 2017

HONGi modular mattresses are made to order for a better night’s sleep

Instead of people compromising with a bed that's close enough, HONGi's modular design allows users to customize their mattress to fit their individual preferences. It's a sleep that's made to order. The post HONGi modular mattresses are made to orde.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News56 min. ago

iCloud Photo Library’s sync need fixing

I love iCloud Photo Library. It’s brain-dead simple to use (unlike iCloud Music Library), and it ensures that all my photos are in sync on all my devices. Lately, having bought a new camera, I’ve been taking a lot of pictures, and I’ve been.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News5 hr. 39 min. ago

How the CIA infects air-gapped networks

Sprawling “Brutal Kangaroo“ spreads malware using booby-trapped USB drives. Enlarge / A configuration screen found in the Drifting Deadline exploit. (credit: WikiLeaks) Documents published Thursday purport to show how the Central Intellige.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News16 hr. 55 min. ago

Tesla in Talks to Set Up Electric Car Factory in Shanghai

The company said foreign production was needed to make its models more affordable overseas. Its plan for a plant would require a Chinese partner......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News20 hr. 31 min. ago

Microsoft’s Windows 10 S restrictions go deeper than just locking down apps

The Windows 10 S restrictions imposed by Microsoft are deeper than locking down apps to the Windows Store to ensure a safe environment for students. They block a lineup of core Windows 10 components, too, like the Command Prompt. The post Microsoft&#.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 39 min. ago

Chrome and Firefox Headless Modes May Spur New Adware & Clickfraud Tactics

From a report: During the past month, both Google and Mozilla developers have added support in their respective browsers for "headless mode," a mechanism that allows browsers to run silently in the OS background and with no visible GUI. [...] While t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News21 hr. 23 min. ago

Electra launches its latest two ebike models for cruising the town

As one of the top lifestyle bike manufacturers in the United States, Electra is leading the ebike revolution with not one, but two new electric bikes, the new Townie Commute Go and Loft Go models. The post Electra launches its latest two ebike model.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Dimension Data puts its muscle behind Apple in the enterprise

Yet another big cheese in enterprise IT has climbed aboard the Apple wagon, with Dimension Data joining IBM, Deloitte, Cisco, SAP, JAMF, and others in offering services to help big business pick Apple’s for their mobile enterprise.Enterprise rea.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

How to use Gmail"s Google Tasks as your daily to-do list

Dedicated to-do apps abound, but one of the best may be right in your inbox. Google Tasks, integrated into Gmail, provides a simple way to create ordered task lists, complete with due dates, and even turn emails into action items. Here’s how t.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Acer faring well in high-margin PC segments

Acer’s PC business has been focusing on high-margin segments, including gaming notebooks, ultra-thin models and 2-in-1s, with each segment faring well in the first five months of 2017, according to Acer CEO Jason Chen......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

iPad Pro: We reviewed the 10.5-inch iPad Pro compared to previous models

New size, faster chips, and more storage—that’s just a little of what you can expect from Apple’s new iPad Pro lineup, unveiled during the Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday. Update 6-21-2017: This article has been updated to include.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

New 27-inch iMac 2017 benchmarks show it can play with the big Mac Pro boys

The iMac 2017 benchmarks have appeared online through Geekbench 4 and show the latest batch paired up against the 2015 models, as well as the Mac Pro. On a graphics compute front, the new iMacs outperform the Mac Pro and the 2015 generation. The post.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Certify your IT skills with this Cisco CCNA training, now 90% off - Deal Alert

Certifications are essential for moving up the career ladder in the IT world, and, as far as networking certifications are concerned, Cisco's are in high demand. With the Cisco CCNA Training Suite, you can train along the certification track for.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Get top dollar for your room on Airbnb with 9 simple photography tips

Ready to list your home on Airbnb? Not so fast -- make sure your photographs are up to par with these dos and don'ts. From using a tripod to opening the blinds, these little things can make a big impact. The post Get top dollar for your room on Airbn.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

How well have climate models done in the upper atmosphere?

Digging into the differences between models and satellite data. Enlarge (credit: NASA) If people who reject climate science ever point to actual data, you can just about bet the farm it will be data from satellite measurements of upper-atmo.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Polestar will give Volvo performance that won’t harm the ozone layer

Volvo has turned Polestar into a performance brand that will focus on electrification, including plug-in hybrid and electric cars. The company's models will compete against similarly powerful offerings built by Mercedes-AMG and BMW M. The post Polest.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

LGBTQ teens share what Pride Month means to them in powerful campaign

What does Pride mean to you?  That simple question with countless answers is the basis of a new social campaign called #PrideIs. The campaign, which launched in June for LGBTQ Pride Month, encourages young queer people to celebrate their identit.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Cisco unveiles an intent-based intuitive system that anticipates actions and stops security threats

The new network by Cisco can identify the fingerprints of known threats even in encrypted traffic with up to 99% accuracy. The post Cisco unveiles an intent-based intuitive system that anticipates actions and stops security threats appeared first on.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related NewsJun 21st, 2017

With "Super Hearts," Periscope now lets you monetize your live streams

Periscope will now let broadcasters make money off their live streams — so long as they're willing to jump through a few hoops. Today the live streaming service unveiled a new feature called "Super Hearts," which allows viewers to purchase in-a.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

The best cheap 4K TV deals in June 2017

We round up the best TV deals to be found in the UK this month – lots of great deals on 4K and HDR models! Spent way too much of your free time looking for the perfect cheap TV deal? It's time to sit back and check out our hand-picked li.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017