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September 1, 2022

How Twitter’s Child Porn Problem Ruined Its Plans For an OnlyFans Competitor

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: In the spring of 2022, Twitter considered making a radical change to the platform. After years of […]
September 1, 2022

Oktapus attack on Twilio exposes data of 163 companies

The data breach was caused by a phishing attack on Twilio Read More
September 1, 2022

US Officials Order Nvidia To Halt Sales of Top AI Chips To China

Chip designer Nvidia on Wednesday said that U.S. officials told it to stop exporting two top computing chips for artificial intelligence work to China, a move […]
September 1, 2022

NASA’s Perseverance Mars Rover Has Made Oxygen 7 Times In Exploration Milestone

Stefanie Waldek reports via Space.com: Led by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the Mars Oxygen In-Situ Resource Utilization Experiment (MOXIE) is a small instrument on […]
August 31, 2022

US Life Expectancy Falls Again In ‘Historic’ Setback

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The New York Times: The average life expectancy of Americans fell precipitously in 2020 and 2021, the sharpest two-year […]
August 31, 2022

Scientists Break the Direction of Time Down To the Cellular Level In Mind-Bending Study

A new study looks at interactions between microscopic neurons in salamanders to understand how the “arrow of time” is biologically generated. Motherboard reports: The second law […]
August 31, 2022

Apple Releases Rare iOS 12 Update To Address Security Flaw On Older iPhones, iPads

Apple has released an iOS 12 update users of older iPhone and iPad devices should download as soon as possible. Engadget reports: The new version of […]
August 31, 2022

Court Orders Telegram To Disclose Personal Details of Pirating Users

The High Court in Delhi ordered Telegram to share the personal details of copyright-infringing users with rightsholders. The messaging app refused to do so, citing privacy […]
August 31, 2022

AI-Generated Artwork Wins First Place At a State Fair Fine Arts Competition

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: A man came in first at the Colorado State Fair’s fine art competition using an AI generated artwork […]