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Beware of hotel Wi-Fi — Russian hackers are stealing information from it

As per a new report from security firm FireEye, a Russian hacker group called APT28 or Fancy Bear has been targeting hotel Wi-Fi networks to spy on guests. The group has reportedly begun to use a leaked NSA hacking tool. The post Beware of hotel Wi-F.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsAug 12th, 2017

Two-Factor Authentication Fail: Identity Thieves Hijack Cellphone Accounts to Go After Virtual Currency

Reader Cludge shares an NYT report: Hackers have discovered that one of the most central elements of online security -- the mobile phone number -- is also one of the easiest to steal. In a growing number of online attacks, hackers have been calling u.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 5 min. ago

Danish submarine mystery takes gruesome, bizzare turns

Woman's torso floats ashore as Peter Madsen maintains innocence in Kim Wall's death. Enlarge / The UV3 Nautilus in early sea trials in 2008. (credit: Frumperino) On Monday, a Copenhagen Police spokesperson released new information regarding th.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago

Uber said to have considered automaker joint ventures for self-driving

 Uber was reportedly approached by an unnamed automaker about a potential acquisition of its self-driving business, according to The Information. The idea was shot down by Uber execs, but the approach did prompt debate at the ride hailing compan.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 57 min. ago

Google might be working on Assistant-powered, smart headphones

According to the information from the latest beta of the company's Google app, extracted by 9to5Google, Google might be planning to launch smart, Assistant-equipped headphones.  SEE ALSO: Google writes a $50 million check to prep the world's wor.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 5 min. ago

Aussies beware: phone scammers are now posing as NBN reps

Scammers posing as NBN staff are cold-calling households and signing them up to fake accounts, demanding money and collecting personal information. NBN-related complaints may have hit an all-time high with consumers not being delivered the spee.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News9 hr. 37 min. ago

SNES Classic Pre-Order Guide

Keep checking back here for the latest stocking information......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News10 hr. 29 min. ago

Article: Russian Social Network VK Adds In-App Mobile Gaming

In an effort to boost its mobile gaming fortunes in Russia and elsewhere in Eastern Europe, Russian social network VK has taken a page from Facebook and rolled out an in-app gaming option, Direct Games......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News11 hr. 58 min. ago

Hacked smart devices double as surveillance tools, new research finds

Hackers can turn smartphones, tablets, and smart TVs into surveillance tools by hacking the devices and accessing their microphones, according to a new study out of the University of Washington The post Hacked smart devices double as surveillance too.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 14 min. ago

Android 8.0 is Oreo! (Updated)

It’s official, Android 8.0 is Oreo. After many rumors and teases, Google made the name official this morning, following the solar eclipse excitement. We don’t know about availability quite yet, but we will post up all of that information.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News21 hr. 5 min. ago

Meeting and Hotel Booking Provider"s Data Found in Public Amazon S3 Bucket

Leaks of personal and business information from unsecured Amazon S3 buckets are piling up. From a report: The latest belongs to Groupize, a Boston-area business that sells tools to manage small group meetings as well as a booking engine that handles.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News21 hr. 5 min. ago

Android 8.0 is Oreo!

It’s official, Android 8.0 is Oreo. After many rumors and teases, Google made the name official this morning, following the solar eclipse excitement. We don’t know about availability quite yet, but we will post up all of that information.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News21 hr. 37 min. ago

The very dirty history of on-demand video technology

In the early 1970s, hotels experimented with new video delivery systems for X-rated movies. Enlarge / It's the Sony U-Matic in all its analog glory. This device was used in the early 1970s to stream X-rated video to hotel rooms, often using a cl.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 21st, 2017

Hackers nab $500,000 as Enigma is compromised weeks before its ICO

 The ICO hackers are at it again. Enigma, a de-centralized platform that’s preparing to raise money via a crypto token sale, had its website and a number of social accounts compromised with the perpetrators netting nearly than $500,000 in.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 21st, 2017

Dating app aims to boost Russian voter turnout

TV claims that instructions for the voting app come from the top of Russian politics......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsAug 21st, 2017

The 5 best waterproof cameras in 2017

Waterproof, crushproof, freezeproof… these rugged waterproof cameras will take anything you can throw at them. If you're off on holiday, the chances are you're going to get close to some water, whether it's a hotel pool or the.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 21st, 2017

This nefarious Trojan may impersonate your favorite ridesharing app

Be careful the next time you hail a ride from your favorite transportation app. As per a recent report from Kapersky Lab, a mobile Trojan "has been caught recently stealing bank data by impersonating the interfaces of taxi-booking apps." The post Th.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 20th, 2017

Here is where and when to watch Microsoft"s Gamescom conference this weekend

Microsoft is expected to reveal new information about the Xbox One X, including pre-order information, at its Gamescom conferenceow. Forza Horizon 7 and Sea of Thieves will be shown as well. Watch it right here with us! The post Here is where and whe.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 20th, 2017

Google Home gets voice calling and the ability to put responses on your TV

At Google I/O 2017, Google Home got some upgrades that rival Amazon Alexa's recent updates. You'll be able to make phone calls with it, get important notifications, and see visual information on your phone, tablet, or TV. The post Google Home gets vo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 20th, 2017

Here is how to watch Microsoft’s Gamescom press conference this weekend

Microsoft is expected to reveal new information about the Xbox One X, including pre-order information, at its Gamescom conferenceow. Forza Horizon 7 and Sea of Thieves will be shown as well. Watch it right here with us! The post Here is how to watch.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 20th, 2017

The Note 8 makes a brief appearance on Samsung"s website

Even Samsung is getting in on the leaking game by posting a Note 8 entry on its own website. It would seem that Samsung's grown tired of everyone else leaking information about its upcoming Galaxy Note 8 super-phablet and decided to take m.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017