JavaScript spam campaigns on the loose

More than 10,000 instances of malicious JavaScript payloads have been detected in the past two weeks by the Zscaler ThreatLabz team, according to a post on the company blog. Recipients in...

How to: Wipe a laptop easily and securely

If you're in the process of selling a laptop, you might be worried that your personal and professional data will somehow be accessible to its next user. However, there are...

Why the FCC’s Plans to Gut Net Neutrality Just Might Fail

The chair of the FCC today said he would work to strip his own agency of the authority to enforce net neutrality. But the figt is far from over. The...

Synthego co-founder Paul Dabrowski is coming to Disrupt New York 2017

Genetic engineering startup Synthego makes synthetic ribonucleic acid (RNA), an important genetic component found in all living cells and also used in CRISPR Cas9, a technology...

Robinhood stock-trading app confirms $110M raise at $1.3B valuation

Zero-fee stock-trading app Robinhood has joined the unicorn club. That’s thanks to it reaching...

Immuta adds accountability and control for project-based data science

Fresh off $8 million in Series A financing, Immuta is releasing the second version of its data science governance platform. With the democratization of machine learning...

ChargePoint is ready for flying EVs

Yesterday I wrote about a poll conducted by researchers at the University of Michigan that found people were interested in flying cars if they were...

Call of Duty: WW 2’s story, narrative multiplayer, Zombies, and new Destiny-like social space...

You might have missed that Call of Duty is returning to World War 2. If you’ve been living under a hermit living under a rock. There have been so many leaks...

Here’s a comparison between load times for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is coming out on Switch this week and if you’re curious whether the load times have been improved over the original Wii U version, the short...

Jimmy Wales launches Wikipedia-style news site to fight fake news

Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales has announced the launch of a new online publication aiming to fight fake news with community-driven journalism. Wikitribune, which is not affiliated with the Wikimedia Foundation, will...