Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Operation Luigi: How I hacked my friend without her noticing

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Operation Luigi: How I hacked my friend without her noticing

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Hello and welcome to a blog post. I am writing it and you are reading it. It’s amazing what we can do with computers these days. I’m at a ramen place with my friend Diana. Diana isn’t her real name, but we’re going to pretend it is because that’s what all the cool journalists do…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Kazakhstan chooses SpaceX over a Russian rocket for satellite launch

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Kazakhstan chooses SpaceX over a Russian rocket for satellite launch

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That will sting — “The reason for using a Falcon 9 for this launch is that it will be less expensive.” Eric Berger – Nov 6, 2018 11:36 pm UTC Enlarge / A Falcon 9 rocket launches in September 2018.The first satellite launched into orbit, Sputnik, launched from a spaceport in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The Central…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | AT&T steps up copyright enforcement, kicks customers off network

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | AT&T steps up copyright enforcement, kicks customers off network

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Fighting pirates — AT&T’s action against alleged pirates comes after purchase of Time Warner. Jon Brodkin – Nov 6, 2018 10:26 pm UTC Getty Images | Robert Alexander AT&T is terminating the broadband service of more than a dozen customers who were accused multiple times of copyright infringement, according to a report by Axios today.…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Forget lap times; this car control class makes teen drivers safer

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Forget lap times; this car control class makes teen drivers safer

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what a good idea — Traditional driver’s ed might not teach car control, but this course does. Jonathan M. Gitlin – Nov 6, 2018 8:50 pm UTC Aurich / GettyWALDORF, Md.—To a casual observer, Regency Furniture Stadium, home of the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs baseball team, probably looked like it was playing host to a…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Dealmaster: Take up to 30% off a bunch of Logitech accessories

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Dealmaster: Take up to 30% off a bunch of Logitech accessories

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Staff — Plus the Nokia 6.1 for $200, $300 off a OnePlus 6T, and more. Ars Staff – Nov 6, 2018 7:14 pm UTC TechBargainsGreetings, Arsians! Courtesy of our friends at TechBargains, we have another round of deals to share. Today’s list is highlighted by a one-day Amazon gold box sale dedicated to Logitech accessories,…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | The ugly truth about voting security: States won’t fix it

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | The ugly truth about voting security: States won’t fix it

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Can dead computers vote twice? — Georgia, Texas cases show states whistling past voting security graveyard. Sean Gallagher – Nov 6, 2018 6:33 pm UTC Enlarge / ATLANTA, GA – NOVEMBER 06: Sloane (no last name given), 2, waits between her father’s legs as he and other voters cast their ballots at a polling station…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Ajit Pai slams Sprint, Charter, and CenturyLink for poor robocall effort

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Ajit Pai slams Sprint, Charter, and CenturyLink for poor robocall effort

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Robocall blocking — Pai says seven big carriers haven’t promised to use new robocall blocking tech. Jon Brodkin – Nov 6, 2018 4:46 pm UTC Enlarge / FCC Chairman Ajit Pai on December 14, 2017 in Washington, DC, the day of the FCC’s vote to repeal net neutrality rules.Getty Images | Alex Wong Federal Communications…