Fully-functional Oscilloscope on a PIC (Dec 10, 2017 21:00)
When troubleshooting circuits it’s handy to have an oscilloscope around, but ofte...

FCC Refuses Records For Investigation Into Fake Net Neutrality Comments (Dec 10, 2017 18:04)
"FCC general counsel Tom Johnson has told the New York State attorney general that the ...

Making Rubber Stamps with OpenSCAD (Dec 10, 2017 18:00)
There’s an old saying that goes “If you can’t beat ’em, join &#...

Tapping into a Ham Radio’s Potential with SDRPlay (Dec 10, 2017 15:00)
Software-defined radios are great tools for the amateur radio operator, allowing visual...

I Can't Stop Drinking Coffee Out of This Temperature-Regulating Mug (Dec 10, 2017 15:00)
The $80 Ember Ceramic Mug keeps 10 ounces of coffee at whatever temperature you want, f...

Touting Government/Industry 'Partnership' on Security Practices, NIST Drafts Cybersecurity Framework Update (Dec 10, 2017 14:49)
Remember NIST, the non-regulatory agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce? Their miss...

Security News This Week: Apple Patches a Very Bad iOS HomeKit Bug (Dec 10, 2017 14:00)
Another Apple security goof, email hacks, and more of the week's top security news.

Patagonia Going After President Trump Tops This Week's Internet News Roundup (Dec 10, 2017 14:00)
A lot of things shook up Twitter last week, but Patagonia going after President Trump w...

Making the Silence Breakers Time’s Person of the Year Won’t Change Anything (Dec 10, 2017 13:00)
Opinion: While it’s satisfying to see sexual harassers get their comeuppance, no one sh...

When Waze Won't Help, Palestinians Make Their Own Open Source Maps (Dec 10, 2017 13:00)
In a place and conflict where “facts on the ground” are endlessly contested, having acc...

Rock Out With The Nod Bang (Dec 10, 2017 12:00)
In our years here on Hackaday, we’ve seen our fair share of musical hacks. They e...

The Dirty Secret of the Global Plan to Avert Climate Disaster (Dec 10, 2017 12:00)
The Paris agreement on climate change charts a narrow path to avoiding a global apocaly...

Spice up your dice with Bluetooth (Dec 10, 2017 09:00)
There’s no shortage of projects that replace your regular board game dice with an...

FrankenKorg: The Modern Remote Keyboard (Dec 10, 2017 06:00)
On a dreary night in November, [Smecher] collected the instruments of electronic life a...

Camping In A…. Corolla? (Dec 10, 2017 03:00)
A weekend away camping in the wilds can do wonders for one’s sanity, and the joy ...

San Diego Comic-Con Wins Trademark Suit Against 'Salt Lake Comic Con' (Dec 10, 2017 02:34)
The Deseret News reports: A jury has found that Salt Lake Comic Con founders Dan Farr a...

Autocratic Governments Can Now 'Buy Their Own NSA' (Dec 10, 2017 00:34)
Citizen Lab has been studying information controls since 2001, and this week their dire...

Apple Executive Reveals More of Its Self-Driving Technology (Dec 9, 2017 20:54)
In a talk at a conference, Apple's head of artificial-intelligence research discussed p...

"The FCC Still Doesn't Know How the Internet Works" (Dec 9, 2017 19:34)
An anonymous reader writes: The EFF describes the FCC's official plan to kill net neutr...

Reporter Regrets Letting Amazon's Delivery People Into His House (Dec 9, 2017 17:34)
An anonymous reader writes: Washington Post reporter Geoffrey A. Fowler describes his s...

Virginia's I-66 Toll Road Really Should Be the Future of Driving (Dec 9, 2017 17:28)
A Virginia experiment with congestion pricing encounters speed bumps—but don't freak ou...

NASA's Juno Spacecraft Swoops In to Give Jupiter Its Close Up (Dec 9, 2017 16:00)
These mesmerizing blue and white swirls are giant cyclones and storms that roar in the ...

People Keep Finding Hidden Cameras in Their Airbnbs (Dec 9, 2017 15:34)
"Airbnb has a scary problem on their hands: People keep finding hidden cameras in their...

What's with All the Hate for 'Star Trek: Discovery'? (Dec 9, 2017 14:00)
The show has been met with a surprising level of hostility from viewers since it launch...

The FCC Shouldn’t Vote on Net Neutrality Until It Investigates Comment Fraud (Dec 9, 2017 13:00)
Opinion: An FCC commissioner argues that the agency shouldn’t vote to dismantle the ope...

'The Shape of Water': The Making of an Emotionally Appealing Fish-Man (Dec 9, 2017 13:00)
One of the best film performances of the year comes from a man in a fish suit. Here's h...

Earliest Black Hole Gives Rare Glimpse of Ancient Universe (Dec 9, 2017 12:00)
It weighs as much as 780 million suns and helped to cast off the cosmic Dark Ages. But ...

Take These 7 Steps Now to Reach Password Perfection (Dec 9, 2017 11:00)
Admit it: Your passwords aren't great. But if you fix them up, you'll have a solid firs...

Physical Measures to Amp Up Your Digital Security (Dec 9, 2017 11:00)
Not every digital problem requires a software solution. For an added layer of safety, l...

The A-B-C’s of Keeping Your Kids Safe Online (Dec 9, 2017 11:00)
You can't lock your offspring out of the internet forever. But you can prepare them to ...

How to Encrypt All of the Things, From Chats to Calls and More (Dec 9, 2017 11:00)
Want to keep outsiders from listening in on your chats, phone calls, and more? Encrypt ...

Extreme Security Measures for the Extra Paranoid (Dec 9, 2017 11:00)
Someone with serious tools is trying to pry open your digital secrets. Don't let them.

How to Rip the Mics Out of Your MacBook and iPhone (Dec 9, 2017 11:00)
One way to make sure no one's listening in on your private conversations? Drop the mics...

Resist Phishing Attacks with Three Golden Rules (Dec 9, 2017 11:00)
They're preying on your emotions. Don't get stuck on their digital hooks.

People Who Can't Remember Their Bitcoin Passwords Are Really Freaking Out Now (Dec 9, 2017 03:30)
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Slate: Bitcoin has had quite a week. On Thursd...

Zero-Day iOS HomeKit Vulnerability Allowed Remote Access To Smart Accessories Including Locks (Dec 9, 2017 00:45)
Apple has issued a fix to a vulnerability that allowed unauthorized control of accessor...

'Process Doppelganging' Attack Bypasses Most Security Products, Works On All Windows Versions (Dec 9, 2017 00:03)
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Bleeping Computer: Yesterday, at the Black Hat...

Chrome 63 Offers Even More Protection From Malicious Sites, Using Even More Memory (Dec 8, 2017 22:00)
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: To further increase its enterpri...

Twitter Says It Accidentally Banned A Bunch Of Accounts (Dec 8, 2017 20:02)
An anonymous reader shares a report: Over the past 24 hours, some Twitter users had the...

Bangladesh Bank, NY Fed Discuss Suing Manila Bank For Heist Damages (Dec 8, 2017 17:22)
An anonymous reader shares a report: Bangladesh's central bank has asked the Federal Re...

CNN forced to climb down over Trump-WikiLeaks email report (Dec 8, 2017 17:18)
Network said Trump had received email that offered hacked WikiLeaks files – but CNN got...

Apple fixes HomeKit bug that allowed remote unlocking of users' doors (Dec 8, 2017 10:41)
Security flaw in latest iPhone and iPad iOS 11.2 software meant hackers could potential...

ISP Disclosures About Data Caps and Fees Eliminated By Net Neutrality Repeal (Dec 8, 2017 01:30)
In 2015, the Federal Communications Commission forced ISPs to be more transparent with ...

Bank of America Wins Patent For Crypto Exchange System (Dec 7, 2017 23:30)
New submitter psnyder shares a report from CoinDesk: [The patent] outlined a potential ...

Bitcoin: $64m in cryptocurrency stolen in 'sophisticated' hack, exchange says (Dec 7, 2017 10:38)
Mining marketplace NiceHash suspends operations while it co-operates with authorities o...

Fake news and botnets: how Russia weaponised the web (Dec 2, 2017 18:00)
The digital attack that brought Estonia to a standstill 10 years ago was the first shot...

Lauri Love would be at high risk of killing himself in US, court told (Nov 29, 2017 13:16)
Lawyers for British student accused of hacking US government sites tell high court he s...

EU anti-propaganda unit gets €1m a year to counter Russian fake news (Nov 25, 2017 05:00)
East Stratcom taskforce will be funded from EU budget for first time after summit highl...

Uber faces slew of investigations in wake of 'outrageous' data hack cover-up (Nov 22, 2017 21:40)
US, UK, Australia and Philippines to investigate hack that affected 57m people Global n...

Uber failed to tell UK authorities of mass data breach, says No 10 (Nov 22, 2017 17:20)
Taxi-hailing firm warned it may face higher fines as inquiry continues into whether UK ...

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