Category: News

Chill out, lockdown ain’t over yet – perhaps FUZIX on the Pi Pico could feature in your weekend shed projects

Tiny $4 computer meets tiny OS Those pondering what to do with the latest Raspberry Pi gizmo, the $4 Pico, have a new option in the form of a FUZIX port.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Deleting The Camshafts From A Miata Engine

The idea of camless automotive engines has been around for a while but so far has been limited to prototypes and hypercars. [Wesley Kagan] has been working on a DIY version for a while, and successfully converted a Mazda Miata to a camless valve system. See the videos after the break. There have been many…

Universities Face Double Threat of Ransomware, Data Breaches

Lack of strong security policies put many schools at risk of compromise, disrupted services, and collateral damage. …read more Source:: DarkReading

How to watch: Post Malone is headlining Pokemon Day virtual concert on Saturday – CNET

The rapper is celebrating the franchise’s 25th anniversary. …read more Source:: CNet

Fry’s Electronics Going Out of Business, Shutting Down All Stores

UnknowingFool and scores of other readers have shared this report: Fry’s Electronics, the decades-old superstore chain with locations in nine American states, appears to have gone defunct. Bay Area TV station KRON-4 was the first press outlet to confirm the news late Tuesday, saying that Fry’s will shut down all 30 of its American locations….

‘We’re finding bugs way faster than we can fix them’: Google sponsors 2 full-time devs to improve Linux security

Plus: Why the Chocolate Factory only uses code it builds from source Interview Worried about the security of Linux and open-source code, Google is sponsoring a pair of full-time developers to work on Linux security and builds code from its own repositories rather than downloading binaries – but the pace at which code is being…

Cartoon Caption Winner: Be Careful Who You Trust

And the winner of The Edge’s February cartoon caption contest is … …read more Source:: DarkReading

AWS’ Mac EC2 instances now support macOS Big Sur

Mac instances on AWS EC2 were launched during re:Invent 2020 in December​. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Report sheds light on how cybercriminals target healthcare

Original research from CybelAngel takes a look at how cybercriminals plan healthcare-related fraud, ransomware and other attacks by obtaining stolen credentials, leaked database files and other materials from specialized sources in the cybercrime underground. …read more Source:: SecurityMagazine

Nvidia’s Anti-Cryptomining GPU Chip May Not Discourage Attacks

The hotly anticipated GeForce RTX 3060, a ray-tracing-friendly, advanced gaming graphics chip, will also throttle Ethereum mining. …read more Source:: Threatpost