Heart Bleed Bug: Chinese Hackers Use ‘Virus’; What Websites’ Passwords Are Affected? Facebook, Yahoo, Twitter, Gmail, YouTube, Amazon, Outlook
The Heartbleed bug has already been exploited by hackers in China, according to reports on Wednesday. It comes as Mashable published a report that shows the passwords... Read more
Google Maps Street View Privacy Concerns Prompt $1.4 Million Fine in Italy
Google got into trouble when it was filming Street View shots in Italy, and was forced to pay a $1.4 million (1 million euro) fine... Read more
Stephen Arthuro Solis-Reyes ID’d as ‘Heartbleed’ Hacker, Arrested by Canadian Police
Stephen Arthuro Solis-Reyes has been identified as a “Heartbleed” hacker and arrested by Canadian police. Solis-Reyes, a 19-year-old Western university student, was arrested at his... Read more
LG G3 Rumors: Release Date This Summer; Phone Will be Golden?
The latest LG G3 rumors say that the release date for the phone will be this summer. The phone was originally codenamed the B2. Some... Read more
ICANN Holds Public Comment Period as it Transitions to ‘Multi Stakeholder’ Oversight
NEW YORK—The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) was never the center of any controversy or even any media attention until the U.S... Read more
Pirate Bay: ‘UFHO2′ Developer Releases Game to Pirate Bay After Steam Takes Too Long
THe developer for the game “UFHO2″ has released the game to Pirate Bay after waiting over two years for approval from Steam. Ciro Continisio successfully... Read more
Darrell Issa Hoax: Launches Federal Investigation ‘Into Obama/Reid Involvement in BLM Land Grab’ in Cliven Bundy Case is Fake
California Republican Rep. Darrell Issa is not launching a federal investigation into President Barack Obama and Nevada Sen. Harry Reid’s “involvement” in the Bureau of... Read more
iPhone 6 Release Date: Rumors Claim New Phone Could Launch in June
The iPhone 6 is a hot topic, and rumors about the phone’s release date are one of the bigger aspects of the upcoming phone. Digitimes,... Read more
Amazon Fire TV: Not Ready Yet
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is making a bid to enter living rooms with Amazon Fire TV, a new streaming device that delivers online... Read more
Heart Bleed Bug Test: Are Passwords for Yahoo, Facebook, Gmail, Twitter, Chase, Wells Fargo, Citibank Affected by Error?
The Heartbleed security error can be tested here, and there’s also a list of popular websites that may or may not be affected by it. UPDATE: BGR has a list... Read more
PlayStation Plus: Free Games Revealed for PS Plus for Third Week of April
The free games for PlayStation Plus in the third week of April have been revealed. The games include Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse on... Read more
Heart Bleed Bug Test: Three Things One Can Do; Yahoo, Facebook, Gmail, eBay, TurboTax, Twitter, Chase, Wells Fargo, Citibank Affected?
The Heartbleed bug isn’t a “virus,” but a security error. The bug can be tested on Github and a website was set up to test out whether the bug... Read more
Taipei Tech Team Takes 3-D Printing to the Streets
It’s certainly not the fastest bicycle on the streets of Taipei, but it is attracting a lot of attention. With its onboard computer and 3-D... Read more
Instagram Down Again: Not Working Again Sunday
Instagram went down again early on Sunday morning. The service went down just hours after it had an outage on Saturday afternoon. Instagram went down... Read more
Heart Bleed Bug Test: Are Facebook, Yahoo, Gmail, Twitter, YouTube, Wells Fargo, Paypal, Chase, Citibank Affected?
The Heartbleed SSL security bug can be tested here, and there’s also a list of popular websites that are affected or not affected. NEW YORK (AP) — It... Read more
Instagram Down: Service Not Working For Many on Saturday
Instagram apparently went down on Saturday morning, with thousands going to Twttier and saying so. The service appeared to go down after 12 p.m. ET... Read more
Don’t Panic About Heartbleed But Have a Spring Clean Anyway
The web is full of scare stories about the Heartbleed security vulnerability but panicking won’t help. Better to use this situation as an opportunity to... Read more
Grow Agave for Biofuel Among Solar Panels
Growing carefully chosen plants like agave amid photovoltaic panels could allow solar farms to not only collect sunlight for electricity but also to produce crops... Read more
Losing, Not Violent Content, Triggers Video Game Rage
Hostile behavior on the part of video gamers may be due to feelings of failure and frustration during play, rather than a game’s violent content... Read more
Heart Bleed Bug Test: Facebook, Yahoo, Gmail, YouTube, Paypal, Wells Fargo, Chase, Citibank, eBay Affected by the Heartbleed Problem?
The Heartbleed bug is putting millions of passwords and credit card numbers at risk. Github has a list of websties, and there’s way to test out whether the... Read more