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Yet another reason to hate hotel Wi-Fi — it could be hacked by Russians

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 Yet another reason t.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsAug 12th, 2017

Scientists Zero In on a New Target for Obesity

A compound that helps rodents and monkeys slim down could offer a promising approach for human therapies -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News7 min. ago

Want to know how to increase your LSAT score? This online course could help.

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Taking the LSAT can be stressful. LSAT prep is even more stressful. But the best way to prepare for the LSAT exam is to practice. SEE ALSO: This me.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News15 min. ago

Pokemon GO Halloween just got REAL (Gen 3 real)

This morning the latest build of Pokemon GO for Android revealed a collection of changes just before Halloween. This set of changes falls in the category of “oh my goodness this could mean something big” – with regard to the third f.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News35 min. ago

Polestar and Volvo will upend modern car ownership

Polestar 1 may be the first exciting hybrid sports car from Volvo and Geely’s EV-obsessed spin-off, but it’s the prospect of shaking up the auto ownership experience that could really change the marketplace. Unveiled in China earlier this.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News35 min. ago

Twitter Vows New Crackdown on Hateful, Abusive Tweets

Twitter vowed to crack down further on hate speech and sexual harassment, days after CEO Jack Dorsey said in a tweet-storm that the company was "still" not doing enough to protect its users. The policy changes were specifically aimed at protecting w.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News59 min. ago

Giant robots clash in US-Japan battle

The human-piloted machines fired weapons at one another......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News59 min. ago

YouTube star Casey Neistat attacks video site"s leaders

Award-winning vlogger Casey Neistat claims video creators could leave the service en masse......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News59 min. ago

Zero"s latest electric motorcycles can recharge in an hour

Zero Motorcycles' electric bikes can be fun to ride, but recharging is another matter entirely. It's tough to wait hours when all you want to do is go back on the open road. That shouldn't be such a problem with the company�.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago

Samsung RT21M6213SR top freezer refrigerator review: Simple, yet stylis

Samsung RT21M6213SR top freezer refrigerator review: Simple, yet stylis.....»»

Category: videosSource:  videonewsindexRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

Solar Wind at Martian Moon Could Impact Future Missions

Solar Wind at Martian Moon Could Impact Future Missions.....»»

Category: videosSource:  videonewsindexRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

Health tracking for dogs is the wearable tech we didn"t know we were waiting for

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. As if you needed another reason to feel guilty for not walking your dog enough. SEE ALSO: Make sure pet gets fed, even when your stupid boss makes.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

How the "casting couch" joke helped Hollywood cover up sexual abuse

Time to throw this old couch to the curb.  After two weeks of horrific revelations about predatory producer Harvey Weinstein — and now his brother Bob — it's hard to imagine we'll see another "casting couch" joke in movies or TV for.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

This is our closest look yet at Apple’s Project Titan car tech

The co-founder of Voyage has given us our best view of Apple’s self-driving car technology yet. We’ve known for a while that Apple is working intently on self-driving car technology, but we now have our closest ever look at what the co.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

"Maybe It"s a Piece of Dust"

An anonymous reader shares a report: I was in the Grand Central Station Apple Store for a third time in a year, watching a progress bar slowly creep across my computer's black screen as my Genius multi-tasked helping another customer with her iPad. M.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

Big-budget, single-player gaming isn’t dead (yet)

Despite industry pressures, the narrative adventure isn't going anywhere. Enlarge / If a license like Star Wars isn't enough to justify a big single-player game budget, what is? Yesterday's news that EA is shutting down Visceral Games is bad.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 59 min. ago

Apple’s self-driving tech appears to be one fully-contained unit

Like so many companies, Apple has been working on its own version of self-driving technology. Last year, we learned that the company had moved away from designing its own vehicle, opting instead to develop a system that could be incorporated.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News2 hr. 22 min. ago

Electronic Pills Powered by Gastric Acid to Guarantee Compliance: Interview with etectRx President & CEO Harry Travis

Patients are constantly lectured on the importance of taking their medications as directed. Yet, a disturbingly low adherence across patient populations remains a major challenge for clinicians, insurance and pharma companies, and of course the patie.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated News2 hr. 50 min. ago

The Future of Space Is Coming, "Soonish"

A new book whimsically examines 10 emerging technologies that could change everything -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News2 hr. 50 min. ago

We’ll all great view of Uranus tonight, and you won"t even need to pull down your pants

Uranus is a pretty awe-inspiring sight. It's big, pale, and packed with gas, but we rarely get a chance to actually see it without the use of pricey instruments. Tonight is another story, and thanks to the planet's positioning in relation to our Sun,.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News2 hr. 50 min. ago

"Wasabi receptor" for pain discovered in flatworms

A research team has discovered how scalding heat and tissue injury activate an ancient 'pain' receptor in simple animals. The findings, from a study of flatworms, could lead to new strategies for analgesic drug design for the treatment of humans. Tha.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News3 hr. 14 min. ago