Firefox gets complaint for labeling unencrypted login page insecure

Sorry! That’s a feature not a bug. Enlarge / Passwords help keep hackers like this out, but passwords are pretty terrible. (credit: TeachPrivacy) The operator of a website that accepts subscriber logins only over unencrypted HTTP pages has t.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMar 20th, 2017

Low-latency satellite broadband gets approval to serve US residents

OneWeb's 50Mbps Internet with 30ms latency could hit remotest areas by 2019. (credit: OneWeb) A company seeking to offer low-latency broadband from satellites yesterday received a key approval from the Federal Communications Commission. "Over.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News24 min. ago

CloudBeds Gets $9M For Hospitality Management Software

San Diego-based CloudBeds, a developer of hospitality management software, has raised $9M in a Series B funding, the company disclosed this week. The funding was led by PeakSpan Capital, and also included Nashville Capital, Cultivation Capital, Clear.....»»

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Mylan board survives shareholder vote, but gets pushback on its compensation

Mylan hasn’t revealed the vote breakdown yet, but compensation vote is non-binding. Enlarge / Robert J. Coury of Mylan (L) and Mylan CEO Heather Bresch will remain on the board. (credit: Getty | Gilbert Carrasquillo) Mylan shareholders toda.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News18 hr. 40 min. ago

So far, Beyond Good and Evil 2 prototype looks like No Monkey’s Sky

Creative director gets spaceship over 20,000 kmh but never lands the thing. Hmm. Enlarge / Fly, monkey, fly! (credit: Ubisoft) Ubisoft creative director Michel Ansel took to YouTube on Thursday to finally show the world that, yes, Beyond Good.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News21 hr. 12 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

‘Fortnite’ gets a physical release days ahead of its early-access launch

Fortnite is set to launch next month as an early-access title, but it has been confirmed that a physical version of the game will be available in North America and Europe four days earlier. The post ‘Fortnite’ gets a physical release days.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Amazon Prime Gets You 50% off Razer Wildcat Controller for Xbox One, Windows 10 PC - Deal Alert

The Razer Wildcat controller is compatible with both Xbox One and Windows 10 PC. An elite level controller developed for tournament play with feedback from the best eSports athletes, it features four additional fully-programmable buttons for a pe.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

MacBook 2017 review: The bang for your buck gets better

It’s now year three of the MacBook as we know it, and it seems that after initially being a laptop without an ecosystem, and then a laptop that we’re still getting used to, the MacBook has settled into its groove. It’s established its place.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Microsoft briefly disables anti-virus software for Windows 10

The software giant responds to Kaspersky Lab's anti-trust complaint to the European Commission......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Microsoft Admits Disabling Anti-Virus Software For Windows 10 Users

An anonymous reader quotes a report from the BBC: Microsoft has admitted that it does temporarily disable anti-virus software on Windows PCs, following an competition complaint to the European Commission by a security company. In early June, Kaspersk.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick’s leave of absence gets prolonged by two words: I resign

Also today: Sega jumps on the retro gaming bandwagon in a big (and small) way, Forbes thinks they've seen the iPhone 8's final design. The post Uber CEO Travis Kalanick’s leave of absence gets prolonged by two words: I resign appeared first on.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Young superfan, who ain"t afraid of no ghosts, gets to play Ghostbuster for a day

When there's something strange in your neighborhood, there's someone new we can call if it don't look good. Braeden Rios, an 8-year-old from Iowa, got to live the ultimate Ghostbusters-fan dream by starring in his own Ghostbusters mini-movie. SEE ALS.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Netflix finally gets its first live-action "Star Wars" film

Finally, there is peace in the streaming galaxy as a roving band of rebels have made it to their destination just as the prophecy foretold. In English? Rogue One is coming to Netflix. The news it's notable as Rogue One is officially the first non-ani.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Hands-on: Middle Earth: Shadow of War gets more creative with Tolkien"s universe

A lot of time and effort will be spent discussing Middle Earth: Shadow of War’s improved Nemesis System between now and probably about a month after release. And for good reason—the Nemesis System was the only thing that elevated predecessor S.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Microsoft admits disabling anti-virus software for Windows 10 users

The software giant responds to Kaspersky Lab's anti-trust complaint to the European Commission......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Google Glass is apparently back from the dead, starts getting software updates

Google's aging face computer gets a firmware and companion app update. A man wearing Google Glass. (credit: Google) Remember Google Glass—Google's ultra-dorky, poorly supported, $1,500 face computer? Conventional wisdom said that the product.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Pinterest’s camera search Lens gets a new look

 Pinterest’s camera search tool, Lens, is getting a makeover today with some updated including the ability to zoom in and out and tap to focus, and making it easier to search with Lens from photos they’ve already taken. Lens is very.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Headless, But Not Brainless Web CMS

With the rising buzz of headless CMS, comes the rising misunderstanding that CMS systems must fall into one of two categories: fully headless systems that require a from-scratch build for every new touchpoint, or page-based systems that are locked.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Andreessen Horowitz gets a new general partner in Jorge Conde

 Andreessen Horowitz is making an even bigger push into healthcare IT, bringing aboard serial entrepreneur Jorge Conde as a general partner. Conde, who officially starts in September, has spent the last 15 years working largely in genomics, incl.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017