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Sentient AI: We Are Getting Closer

Sentient AI: We Are Getting Closer

Consider the scenario: A person’s thoughts, decisions and emotions could be taken over by AI and manipulated against the person’s will

Bitcoin Miners Flock to Iceland in a New Gold Rush

Bitcoin Miners Flock to Iceland in a New Gold Rush

The country's data center capacity is among the greenest and most affordable in the world

'Ransomware' Joins the Hallowed Pages of the OED

'Ransomware' Joins the Hallowed Pages of the OED

In ransomware’s case, it’s just such a phenomenon that the OED can’t rightly ignore it

Sexbots Can Straight Up Kill You

Sexbots Can Straight Up Kill You

Hackers could take full control of the connections, arms, legs and other attached tools, like in some cases knives

Fired White Male Google Engineer Sues Over Workplace Discrimination

Fired White Male Google Engineer Sues Over Workplace Discrimination

The Google engineer responsible for the viral memo arguing the case for fewer females in tech has filed a class action

Take Your Holiday Time Off – Do It for Your Company

Take Your Holiday Time Off – Do It for Your Company

Orgs warned of security risks associated with allowing employees to work while on their Christmas holiday

Death Threats for Christmas

Death Threats for Christmas

Nothing says Merry Christmas quite like a death threat – it’s the sort of thing that reminds you of all the things you should be thankful for, kind of a funhouse-mirror version of the end of It’s a Wonderful Life, when George realizes just how much he would be giving up by never existing

Don't Get Scrooged on Social Media

Don't Get Scrooged on Social Media

How to keep safe this holiday season, away from the dangers of social media hijack luring consumers to a variety of malicious ends.

2017’s Worst Passwords: These Are Not the Words You’re Looking For

2017’s Worst Passwords: These Are Not the Words You’re Looking For

The Force is not strong with this one: Star Wars made its debut at No 16.

Star Wars Fever: Sith Bots Strike Back

Star Wars Fever: Sith Bots Strike Back

If the attacker behind the Sith bots is a bratty Vadar wannabe, then the Incapsula Imperva team are Han, Leia and Luke.

Best Connected Christmas Ever! Or Is It?

Best Connected Christmas Ever! Or Is It?

There's a mini bowling ball that you can control with your face.

Trump Tops The List of Worst Password Offenders. Sad.

Trump Tops The List of Worst Password Offenders. Sad.

Donald Trump likes to be No 1, whether it’s ratings or scoring babes—and there’s one list on which he definitely deserves the ranking.

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