Day: September 20, 2019

Teenage vaping has more than doubled since 2017, study says – CNET

Data shows more students are vaping despite e-cigarette health scares. …read more Source:: CNet

Faraday Future is still on the ropes, but it’s not out yet – Roadshow

The company hopes the addition of a new CEO will bring new investment and a start of production for its long-awaited flagship model. …read more Source:: CNet

AI Takes On Earthquake Prediction

After successfully predicting laboratory earthquakes, a team of geophysicists has applied a machine learning algorithm to quakes in the Pacific Northwest. From a report: In May of last year, after a 13-month slumber, the ground beneath Washington’s Puget Sound rumbled to life. The quake began more than 20 miles below the Olympic mountains and, over…

Sexy Mister Rogers Halloween costume horrifies the internet – CNET

It’s a creepy day in the neighborhood. …read more Source:: CNet

Disgraced ex-Kaspersky guy made me do it, says bloke in Russian court on hacking charges

Oh no I didn’t, says disgraced ex-Kaspersky guy An accused Russian hacker has claimed Kaspersky’s former head of investigations blackmailed him into stealing approximately £150,000 from local banks.… …read more Source:: Register

Npm CEO Bryan Bogensberger Exits After Eight Months of Turmoil

intensivevocoder writes: Bryan Bogensberger’s exit from npm, inc was quietly announced Friday afternoon in a press release stating that Bogensberger “resigned effective immediately to pursue new opportunities.” This marked likely one of the few quiet actions in Bogensberger’s tumultuous tenure as CEO of npm, the popular package manager of Node.js. Bogensberger started as CEO on…

HP Purchases Security Startup Bromium

The purchase will bring new isolation and threat intelligence capabilities to the HP portfolio. …read more Source:: DarkReading

Why the Apple Store is the worst place to buy your new iPhone 11

Avoid this nightmare. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: Meet the design dream team that took it to Emmy glory – CNET

The top creative minds behind the show’s iconic look share their secrets. …read more Source:: CNet

Facebook Removed Tens of Thousands of Apps Post-Cambridge Analytica

Facebook said it has suspended and banned tens of thousands of apps on its platform after its investigation, launched after Cambridge Analytica, into how they collect and use data. …read more Source:: Threatpost