Day: January 4, 2021

Best wireless headphones for 2021 – CNET

With many different wireless headphones to choose from, which ones are the best of the best? Here’s a look at CNET’s top picks — from full-size noise-canceling models to tiny true wireless earbuds. …read more Source:: CNet

Researcher Breaks reCAPTCHA With Google’s Speech-to-Text API

Researcher uses an old unCAPTCHA trick against latest the audio version of reCAPTCHA, with a 97 percent success rate. …read more Source:: Threatpost

All the ports: Kensington releases new SD5700T Thunderbolt 4/USB 4 laptop docking station

Running out of ports on that new M1 Macbook Pro? Kensington has you covered. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Ether Soars Above $1,000 As Bitcoin Sets Another Record

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Ether, the native currency of the Ethereum network and the second most valuable cryptocurrency, has soared above $1,000 for the first time since 2018. The rise is part of a broad cryptocurrency boom inspired by the continued rise in bitcoin’s price. Last month, bitcoin rose above…

Apple’s iPhone assembler agrees to help build startup Byton’s electric SUV – Roadshow

Foxconn will help build Byton’s M-Byte. …read more Source:: CNet

Trump pushes anti-immigrant policy into Biden term with extended freeze on H-1B and other work visas

Applicants will need to hold off until March at the earliest President Trump has thrown his anti-immigrant policies into the incoming Biden administration’s lap, extending a ban on work visas until March 31.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Malware Uses WiFi BSSID for Victim Identification

An anonymous reader shares a report: Malware operators who want to know the location of the victims they infect usually rely on a simple technique where they grab the victim’s IP address and check it against an IP-to-geo database like MaxMind’s GeoIP to get a victim’s approximate geographical location. While the technique isn’t very accurate,…

Vending machines are now for coronavirus tests, too – CNET

A California university makes getting a COVID-19 test as easy as grabbing a candy bar. …read more Source:: CNet

Best Xbox One games for 2021 – CNET

These are the best Xbox titles you can buy right now. …read more Source:: CNet

Leading Game Publishers Hit Hard by Leaked-Credential Epidemic

Over 500,000 leaked credentials tied to the top two dozen leading gaming companies are for sale online. …read more Source:: Threatpost