Iran’s Supreme Leader Rebukes U.S. in Rare Friday Sermon

Iran’s Supreme Leader Rebukes U.S. in Rare Friday Sermon

We first learned that it was a missile that took down a Ukrainian airliner over Iran because of this video showing the moment of impact. All 176 people on board were killed. To find out what happened to Flight 752 after it left Tehran airport on Jan. 8, we co…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired A Windows 10 Vulnerability Was Used to Rickroll the NSA and Github

Hexbyte Tech News Wired A Windows 10 Vulnerability Was Used to Rickroll the NSA and Github

Less than a day after Microsoft disclosed one of the most critical Windows vulnerabilities ever, a security researcher has demonstrated how attackers can exploit it to cryptographically impersonate any website or server on the internet.ARS TECHNICAThis story originally appeared on Ars Technica, a trusted source for technology news, tech policy analysis, reviews, and more. Ars…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Even Ultra-Tough Water Bears May Be Vulnerable to Climate Change

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Even Ultra-Tough Water Bears May Be Vulnerable to Climate Change

More so than any other animal on Earth, the water bear (aka tardigrade, aka moss piglet) doesn’t particularly appreciate dying. Scientists have exposed the microscopic critters, which look like eight-legged gummy bears, to insane conditions—they’ve boiled them, frozen them, irradiated them, and exposed them to the vacuum of space. (Rocket scientists recently crashed them into…

Hexbyte  News  Computers Facebook gives Oculus Go permanent $50 price cut

Hexbyte News Computers Facebook gives Oculus Go permanent $50 price cut

Facebook has permanently cut the price of its Oculus Go VR headset. “Oculus Go is now priced at $149, which is equal to a $50 price drop,” the company tells UploadVR. “We are applying comparable discounts across all countries where Go is sold. Updated pricing is rolling out to all channels.” The Oculus Go is…