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

A little nudge may provide a big boost to flu vaccination rates

Currently, only 44 percent of adults in the United States receive an annual flu vaccination. But, a new study suggests that a simple behavioral economics technique may be able to help. In the study, researchers programmed electronic health records (E.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News3 hr. 56 min. ago

Facebook Launches "Town Hall" For Contacting Government Reps, Adds Local Election Reminders

Facebook has officially launched their "Town Hall" feature that allows users to locate, follow and contact their local, state and federal government representatives. The social media company also announced that they will be launching local election r.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 17 min. ago

These Prime-Only Kindle Discounts Are Better Than Black Friday

If you’ve got Prime and enjoy reading, Amazon’s offering some of the best Kindle discounts we’ve ever seen right now, with $30 off the entry level models, and $50 off the rarely discounted Voyage.Read more........»»

Category: gadgetSource:  gizmodoRelated News6 hr. 4 min. ago

Bring film styles back into RAW photos easily with this Lightroom plug-in

RAW files don't include in-camera film presets, and while they can be reapplied, this plug-in simplifies the process for X-T2 users. The plug-in, still in beta testing, could be coming to more Fujifilm models as well. The post Bring film styles back.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 49 min. ago

Cisco Talos warns of Apple iOS and MacOS X.509 certificate flaw

Cisco Talos today warned of a flaw in the X.509 certificate validation feature of Apple macOS and iOS that could let an attacker remotely execute code and steal information.X.509 security certificates are widely used and integral to many Internet.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldRelated News7 hr. 4 min. ago

Airbnb brings Trips to Australia for a bigger slice of the tourism pie

Airbnb's ambition to become your travel agent just got an Australian boost. On Tuesday, the company officially launched Trips in SydneyFirst announced at the Airbnb Open conference in Los Angeles in late 2016, the new platform allows local "Experienc.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 4 min. ago

MakeVR Lets You Create 3D Models in Virtual Reality with Real CAD

There’s a new 3D modeler in VR town and it feels like a game-changer — MakeVR was released today by Vive Studios and Sixense. We tested early versions on the HTC Vive system and I can testify it’s an amazing experience, very intuitive a.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  makezineonlineRelated News9 hr. 24 min. ago

Cisco announces cornucopia of product updates at Enterprise Connect

The industry’s largest collaboration show, Enterprise Connect, gets underway this week in Orlando, Florida. The show has become the place for vendors to show off the latest and greatest, and the week started off with Cisco announcing some new pr.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldRelated News9 hr. 40 min. ago

AZIO MK MAC Mechanical Keyboard Review

The AZIO MK MAC is an aptly named and well-designed mechanical keyboard with Kailh Brown switches for Apple users. ... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News9 hr. 57 min. ago

Microrna treatment restores nerve insulation, limb function in mice with MS

Scientists partially re-insulated ravaged nerves in mouse models of multiple sclerosis (MS) and restored limb mobility by treating the animals with a small non-coding RNA called a microRNA. In a new article, researchers report that treatment with a m.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News10 hr. 4 min. ago

Make Your Own Pocket Hole Jig

A jig you can fashion n your shop that allows you to make pocket holes without a commercial jig and special hardware. Read more on MAKE The post Make Your Own Pocket Hole Jig appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  makezineonlineRelated News10 hr. 32 min. ago

Spinach Leaf Transformed into Beating Heart Tissue | Video

Scientists transformed a simple spinach leaf into human heart cells that can beat and carry blood......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceRelated News11 hr. 32 min. ago

How a Photoshopping code of ethics can help make body positivity mainstream

When Sarah Krasley Kickstarted her customizable bathing suit line, she faced an ethical dilemma: should she Photoshop her models if her company mission was to make women feel more comfortable in swimwear? She went searching for some guidance online,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News11 hr. 32 min. ago

You can now watch 4K content on a PS4 Pro, no Blu-ray disc required

While it still can’t play 4K Blu-rays, today’s update allows PS4 Pro owners to watch local 4K videos. When Sony unveiled its ultra-powerful new console, the PS4 Pro, we were ecstatic. It promised to bring 4K gaming and HDR video content to.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News11 hr. 32 min. ago

5 questions for new IETF Chair and Cisco Fellow Alissa Cooper

When the Internet Engineering Task Force meets this week in Chicago it will have a new chair – Cisco Fellow Alissa Cooper. Cooper will be the first woman to hold the position as the standards-setting body continues its work to improve all things.....»»

Category: networkingSource:  cwRelated News11 hr. 33 min. ago

DirtySixer provides the first mountain and road bikes for tall people

After successfully creating the first and only proportionate 36er bike for this taller market, DirtySixer came back to Kickstarter with two additional models: A mountain bike and road version of the original. The post DirtySixer provides the first mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 5 min. ago

Transgenic plants against malaria

Scientists have discovered a gene that allows to double the production of artemisinin in the Artemisia annua plant. The artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) is the standard treatment for malaria worldwide. The new article presents an important.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News12 hr. 24 min. ago

Facebook Messenger debuts live location sharing feature

Following in the footsteps of Google Maps, Facebook has revealed a location-sharing feature that is now rolling out globally on both iOS and Android. Live Location allows users to send their location to a friend or group of friends by tapping the .....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News12 hr. 24 min. ago

Nissan"s updated 2017 GT-R Track Edition prepares to roar into New York

The 2017 Nissan GT-R Track Edition gets the same updates as the GT-R Premium and NISMO models, but once again slots between them in terms of performance and price. Is that too narrow a niche? The post Nissan's updated 2017 GT-R Track Edition pre.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 25 min. ago

Facebook now lets you share your real-time location in Messenger

Facebook wants to dominate every aspect of your life, not just your digital one. On Monday, the social network announced a new feature that allows users to share their current location with friends and family in hopes of coordinating and inspiring re.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News13 hr. 32 min. ago