Cellebrite Says It Can Unlock Any iPhone For Cops
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Wired: On Friday afternoon, the Israeli forensics firm and law enforcement contractor Cellebrite publicly announced a new version of its product known as a Universal Forensic Extraction Device or UFED, one that it's calling UFED Premium. In marketing that update, it says that the tool can now unlock any iOS device cops can lay their hands on, including those running iOS 12.3, released just a month ago. Cellebrite claims UFED Premium can extract files f...
10 new tricks your old database can do
In all the excitement about NoSQL databases, distributed databases, data warehouses, and GPU-accelerated databases these days, it’s easy to forget that traditional relational databases still store and serve the mission-critical information for many, if not most, line-of-business applications. Oracle Database, Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL/MariaDB, and PostgreSQL may trace their origins back to th...
Enterprise healthcare platform Collective Health raises $205M led by SoftBank
SoftBank’s Vision Fund may be facing some challenges when it comes to restocking its massive reserves, but the firm famous for cutting big checks is leading a sizeable round for Collective Health. This startup focused on enterprise employee healthcare management announced a $205 million Series E raise today, brining its total funding to $434 million […]
Building A Component Library Using Figma
I’ve been working on the creation and maintenance of the main library of our design system, Lexicon. We used the Sketch app for the first year and then we moved to Figma where the library management was different in certain aspects, making the change quite challenging for us. To be honest, as with any library construction, it requires time, effort, and planning, but it is worth the effort becau...
Become a Certified Ethical Hacker with These Training Bundles
Learn how to become an expert security hacker with these lectures. The post Become a Certified Ethical Hacker with These Training Bundles appeared first on ExtremeTech .
Migrating Exoplanet Sculpts Disk Around Young Star in Radiant Photo
There might be a baby exoplanet moving through space: A new high-resolution image from the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) shows a protoplanetary disk that has an isolated outer region with a system of […] The post Migrating Exoplanet Sculpts Disk Around Young Star in Radiant Photo appeared first on Geek.com .
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France warns new European drone must be competitive on price
A next-generation drone being developed by several European nations must be price competitive or the project designed to project European unity and strength in an increasingly uncertain world will flounder, France's defense minister warned on Monday.
Liberty mounts latest court challenge to 'snooper's charter'
Rights group argues powers of MI5 and GCHQ to obtain and store data breach human rights The legality of the intelligence services’ bulk surveillance activities under which personal data is obtained from social media companies as well as through hacking and interception is being being challenged in court. Monday’s action by the civil rights organisation Liberty follows revelations last week that...
Highlights of the day: Notebook vendors stocking extra inventory in wake of trade war
The US-China trade war has prompted noteboon vendors increasing their inventory until their ODMs move their production lines out of China. This will may be good news for the ODMs in the short term, as demand from clients may drop in the second half of 2019. Digitimes Research has also offered its updates for the notebook shipments for May .
How to Convince Wary Customers to Share Personal Information
Burned by past abuses, consumers are guarding their data with an iron fist. You can win back their confidence and gain the insights that provide targeted services.
How to Start Your Own Successful Travel Blog
Do you love travelling, and sharing your travel experiences on Instagram or Facebook? If you do, then it is definitely time for you to start a travel blog. Through a travel blog, you get the opportunity to share your experiences with 77% of internet users who enjoy reading blogs. If your blog does well enough, you can […]
Apple Xinyi A13 opens in Taipei
Apple Xinyi A13 opened Saturday, welcoming thousands of customers in the bustling Xinyi district of Taipei.
What Really Happened To Malaysia's Missing Airplane
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370's disappearance in March 2014 instantly become a global news phenomenon, as multiple countries joined the search for the Boeing 777 and its 239 passengers and crew. But the mystery is still swirling five years on. The Atlantic's July cover story looks at all of the known evidence about how MH370 vanished into the Indian Ocean to deliver the clearest picture to date of what happened: that in all likelihood the plane was intentionally crashed by the pilot. From the ...
Samsung Recommends Scanning QLED TVs For Viruses
Samsung has reminded owners of its smart TVs that they should be regularly scanning for malware using its built-in virus scanning software. From a report: In a tweet, Samsung US support account shared a video Sunday outlining how users can scan their smart TVs for viruses. It is unclear what prompted the tweet or why the process seems to be opt-in as opposed to the operating system automatically scanning for viruses in the background. "Scanning your computer for malware viruses is important t...
Newegg is selling the ray tracing-ready Zotac RTX 2080 for just $670 today
If you're looking for a new graphics card, you'll want to check out this Newegg deal today: The Zotac Gaming GeForce RTX 2080 is on sale for $670 Remove non-product link with the checkout code EMCTBUC26 . That’s the lowest price we've found, and to sweeten the pot you get a free copy of Wolfenstein: Youngblood , which releases on July 26. To use this checkout code you must be on the retailer’s ...
TVision by T-Mobile review: This streaming TV service shows promise, but it’s not what cord-cutters want today
Comcast’s eye tracking remote makes cable TV more accessible
Comcast today announced the roll out of new eye control remote that makes it easier for those with disabilities to change channels or set recordings using only their eye movement. Dubbed simply Xfinity X1 eye control, the system seems pretty straightforward, as it work with existing eye gaze systems and only requires pairing with your Xfinity account and set top … Continue reading
Recode Daily: Hong Kong protesters are setting precedents in the age of AI-powered mass surveillance
If the Senate won’t convict Trump, “Why is that bad for the Democrats?” asks The Intercept’s Mehdi Hasan
Hany Farid: Facebook's plan for end-to-end encryption sacrifices a lot of security for just a little bit of privacy
Rep. Will Hurd disinvited to cybersecurity conference after voting record on women's issues sparks outrage
JFK Library launches app to celebrate Apollo 11 mission
The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with a new app that helps users relive the 1969 launch of the Apollo 11 mission
Huawei's founder says tech company was surprised by determination of U.S. to take 'extreme' measures against it
Huawei founder likens company to badly damaged plane, says revenue will be $30 billion below forecast over next 2 years
The Right Chemistry: Teflon and your health
Chemicals released during manufacture may be a concern, but pans don't release any significant amount of polyfluorinated compounds into food.
Exploring /run on Linux
If you haven’t been paying close attention, you might not have noticed a small but significant change in how Linux systems work with respect to runtime data. A re-arrangement of how and where it’s accessible in the file system started taking hold about eight years ago. And while this change might not have been big enough of a splash to wet your socks, it provides some additional consistency in ...
8 Biggest Microsoft Azure Security Issues You Need To Know About
From focusing more heavily on applications than infrastructure to dealing more frequently with customers with lots of private data, here are eight of the biggest Microsoft Azure security issues seen by technical experts.
CrowdStrike soars in its stock market debut as tech IPOs rush ahead
Software maker CrowdStrike Holdings Inc. soared in its trading debut Wednesday after raising $612 million in one of the biggest-ever initial public offerings for a cybersecurity company. Shares opened at $63.50 and rose as high as $67 — up as much as 97% from their $34 IPO price. The shares ended...