Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Google Is Helping Design an Open Source, Ultra-Secure Chip

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Google Is Helping Design an Open Source, Ultra-Secure Chip

With hackers deploying sophisticated attacks against operating systems, processors, and even firmware, manufacturers have increasingly turned to a tamper-resistant processor—or part of one—often called a “secure enclave” to stymie all sorts of attacks. They place in that immutable chip the “root of trust” on a device, relying on it to run cryptographic checks every time…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Here’s How to Watch the WIRED25 Summit Live

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Here’s How to Watch the WIRED25 Summit Live

Make way for the future. This weekend, WIRED25 returns to San Francisco for two days packed with forward-thinking talks and activities by some of the world’s most innovative and influential people.We’ll have climate activists and CEOs, actors and authors, scientists and engineers—plus a guy who can teach you to make the world’s best paper airplane.…

Hexbyte  News  Computers Holiday Gift Guide 2019: the best gadgets and tech to buy

Hexbyte News Computers Holiday Gift Guide 2019: the best gadgets and tech to buy

Alphabet Squadron by Alexander Freed Set in the aftermath of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, the story follows the creation of a special ragtag group of starfighter pilots who are tasked with tracking down a dangerous rogue squad of TIE fighters wreaking havoc on the New Republic. Price: ~$15 Amazon Walmart Sekiro: Shadows Die…

Hexbyte  News  Computers Microsoft Surface Pro X review: heartbreaker

Hexbyte News Computers Microsoft Surface Pro X review: heartbreaker

Better than expected isn’t enough By Dieter Bohn@backlon Nov 5, 2019, 12:01am EST Photography by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge The Surface Pro X is the computer Microsoft has tried to make for at least seven years. It is the computer Microsoft hopes will be the platform on which the future of Windows 10 is…