“All I am qualified to do is price and sell bonds,” Mark whinges. “Unless you’re suggesting I work in a bar?” Clearly they will have to rethink their wedding. Out goes the asparagus appetizer with quail egg, beetroot and celeriac rémoulade for 22 ½ pounds a head. “Can we just …Read More »
A recent hack of ticket-distribution website Ticketfly exposed more than 26 million email addresses, along with home addresses, phone numbers, and first and last names, according to the Have I Been Pwned breach notification service. The intrusion provides the latest reminder that users should provide incorrect or incomplete information to …Read More »
As North Korea’s government prepares for a possible summit with US President Donald Trump later this month, hackers working on behalf of the isolated country have continued a volley of network intrusions that target media, aerospace, financial, and critical-infrastructure companies in the US, South Korea, and other nations, researchers in …Read More »
Enlarge / Yahoo! Inc. signage is displayed at the company’s headquarters in Sunnyvale, California in 2016. The Canadian man who pled guilty last year to a massive spear-phishing operation of Yahoo employees—which ultimately resulted in 500 million accounts being compromised—has been sentenced to five years in prison. Karim Baratov, 23, …Read More »
Linksys The FBI is advising users of consumer-grade routers and network-attached storage devices to reboot them as soon as possible to counter Russian-engineered malware that has infected hundreds of thousands devices. Researchers from Cisco’s Talos security team first disclosed the existence of the malware on Wednesday. The detailed report said …Read More »
Enlarge / A Linksys WRVS4400N, one of more than a dozen network devices targeted by VPNFilter. Hackers, possibly working for an advanced nation, have infected more than 500,000 home and small-office routers around the world with malware that can be used to collect communications, launch attacks on others, and permanently …Read More »
Time Travel Tuesday #timetravel a look back at the Adafruit, maker, science, technology and engineering world « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!
760 – Fourteenth recorded perihelion passage of Halley’s Comet. Halley’s returns to the inner Solar System have been observed and recorded by astronomers since at least 240 BC. Clear records of the comet’s appearances were made by Chinese, Babylonian, and medieval European chroniclers, but were not recognized as reappearances of …Read More »
Pioneering Mathematician G.H. Hardy on the Noblest Existential Ambition and How We Find Our Purpose #MakerEducation « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!
May 22, 2018 AT 9:00 am Pioneering Mathematician G.H. Hardy on the Noblest Existential Ambition and How We Find Our Purpose #MakerEducation Wise words! Via Brain Pickings. In considering the value of mathematics as a field of study and “the proper justification of a mathematician’s life,” Hardy offers a broader …Read More »
Unchained Melody – How to make (ghost) slime with Crickit @adafruit #crickit « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!
Unchained Melody – How to make (ghost) slime with Crickit (video). Code and guide. https://www.adafruit.com/crickithttps://github.com/adafruit/Adafruit_Learning_System_Guides/tree/master/Crickitshttps://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjF7R1fz_OOW4YvQEoRLmocKUuOgvI-wh HOW TO MAKE SLIME:Pour 1 cup of glitter glue into a ROBOT bowl.Add 1 tablespoon of baking soda.Mix well with ROBOT FRIEND.Add 1 tablespoon of contact lens solution.Mix well with ROBOT FRIEND. Ladyada was unable …Read More »
Japanese Designer Creates Incredibly Detailed & Realistic Maps of a City That Doesn’t Exist #ArtTuesday « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!
Interesting article Via OpenCulture When he first spent time in Japanese cities, urban design and history professor Barrie Shelton “was baffled, irritated, and even intimidated by what I saw. Yet at the same time I found myself energized, animated, and indeed inspired by them. The effect was liberating and my …Read More »