Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Robert Mueller Has Already Told You Everything You Need To Know

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Robert Mueller Has Already Told You Everything You Need To Know

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“Everyone is so focused on ‘When is Mueller going to release the Mueller Report?’” Garrett Graff said to WIRED editor Mark Robinson. “I think that what people miss is that Robert Mueller has been writing the Mueller Report in public through all of these court filings.”Amy LombardWith the exception of President Trump’s legal team, no…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Nike’s New Jordans—a Sneak Peek

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Nike’s New Jordans—a Sneak Peek

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A former athlete himself, Tinker Hatfield’s designs for professional footwear are widely respected.Amy LombardA former athlete himself, Tinker Hatfield’s designs for professional footwear are widely respected.Amy LombardIf you want to feel old, forget the fact that WIRED is 25, and realize that Nike designed the first Air Jordan in 1984, for NBA star Michael Jordan.…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired ‘Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’ Promises Romance—Then Locks It Away

Hexbyte Tech News Wired ‘Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’ Promises Romance—Then Locks It Away

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When I started the game, I was ready to flirt my way across Ancient Greece, solving problems with the sheer tenacity of my charm. So much for that.UbisoftWhen I started the game, I was ready to flirt my way across Ancient Greece, solving problems with the sheer tenacity of my charm. So much for that.UbisoftAssassin’s…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers open-source-for-science/TensorFlow-Course

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers open-source-for-science/TensorFlow-Course

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This repository aims to provide simple and ready-to-use tutorials for TensorFlow. Each tutorial includes source code and most of them are associated with a documentation. Table of Contents Motivation There are different motivations for this open source project. TensorFlow (as we write this document) is one of / the best deep learning frameworks available. The…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Intel Virtualisation: How VT-x, KVM and QEMU Work Together

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Intel Virtualisation: How VT-x, KVM and QEMU Work Together

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VT-x is name of CPU virtualisation technology by Intel. KVM is component of Linux kernel which makes use of VT-x. And QEMU is a user-space application which allows users to create virtual machines. QEMU makes use of KVM to achieve efficient virtualisation. In this article we will talk about how these three technologies work together.…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Police told to avoid looking at recent iPhones to avoid lockouts

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Police told to avoid looking at recent iPhones to avoid lockouts

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Police have yet to completely wrap their heads around modern iPhones like the X and XS, and that’s clearer than ever thanks to a leak. Motherboard has obtained a presentation slide from forensics company Elcomsoft telling law enforcement to avoid looking at iPhones with Face ID. If they gaze at it too many times (five),…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers US Senator Urges Investigation into Google Over Google+ ‘Coverup’ – The Sociable

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers US Senator Urges Investigation into Google Over Google+ ‘Coverup’ – The Sociable

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US Senator Richard Blumenthal pens a letter urging the FTC “to immediately open an investigation into Google’s exposure of private information from Google+ users and this alleged concealment in its handling of consumer data.” On Monday Google announced it was shutting down the consumer-facing part of Google+ after nearly 500,000 “users’ full names, email addresses, birth…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Thieves and Geeks: Russian and Chinese Hacking Communities

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Thieves and Geeks: Russian and Chinese Hacking Communities

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By Winnona DeSombre and Dan Byrnes on October 10, 2018 Click here to download the complete analysis as a PDF. Scope Note: Recorded Future’s Insikt Group analyzed advertisements, posts, and interactions within hacking and criminal forums to explore the capabilities, cultures, and organization of Chinese and Russian hacking communities. Sources include the Recorded Future product,…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | “Fixed mindsets” might be why we don’t understand statistics

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | “Fixed mindsets” might be why we don’t understand statistics

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Probable cause — Study finds people prefer complicated methods because that’s what they’re used to. Jennifer Ouellette – Oct 14, 2018 3:30 pm UTC Enlarge / The wrongful conviction of Sally Clark for the murder of her two sons is a famous case of misuse of statistics in the courts.In 1999, an English solicitor named…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | New Jersey wants to know why Florida is exempt from Trump’s offshore drilling plans

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | New Jersey wants to know why Florida is exempt from Trump’s offshore drilling plans

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objection — Interior Department hasn’t responded to a FOIA request, so New Jersey has sued. Megan Geuss – Oct 14, 2018 3:00 pm UTC Enlarge / Oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico. There are nearly 5,000 functioning oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico and 27,000 abandoned wells. This week, New Jersey’s attorney general…