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This Gizmo Knows Your Amex Card Number Before You've Received It
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itwbennett writes: A small device built by legendary hacker Samy Kamkar can predict what new American Express card numbers will be and trick point-of-sale devices into accepting cards without a security microchip. Because American Express appears to have used a weak algorithm to generate new card numbers, the device, called MagSpoof, can predict what a […]

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High-flying LOHAN fan raises ale-filled tankard
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Glider pilot Martin Gregorie enjoys a quick spaceplane livener We like to take the opportunity this fine May morning to once again thank all of those who backed our Low Orbit Helium Assisted Navigator (LOHAN) Kickstarter campaign, and in particular the discerning backers who opted for a tankard as a reward.…

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Trump presidency fuels heated encryption debate     – CNET
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Tensions mount at a cybersecurity event over Silicon Valley’s role in helping law enforcement read encrypted terrorist communications.

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Acest computer cât un card ar putea fi cel mai bun gadget pe care să îl ai în buzunar
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Lupta pentru computere cât mai mici încă se dă, iar Poco ar putea fi dintre cele mai interesante. Este cât un card, dar ceva mai eficient de atât. În ziua de azi, mobilele sunt cele mai mici computere portabile fabricate în masă, ce oferă posibilitatea …

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Game of Thrones’ Emilia Clarke Cast in Han Solo Spinoff Movie
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The Mother of Dragons is off to play with Han and Chewie. The post Game of Thrones’ Emilia Clarke Cast in Han Solo Spinoff Movie appeared first on WIRED.

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Citizenfour makers sued for Snowden flick
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Oil man takes exception to whistleblower movie The makers of Citizenfour are being sued by a man who claims the Edward Snowden film constitutes a violation of US law and national security.…

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Use Your Computer to Send & Receive WhatsApp …
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Pretty much my only gripe with computer-side messaging clients like Mighty Text is that they don't allow you to send and receive messages shared through WhatsApp, the popular third-party messaging application, which was …

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Don't let this robot give you a manicure     – CNET
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YouTuber Simone Giertz shows that robots can’t take over the world if something as simple as painting fingernails isn’t in their skill set.

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This Weedseeking Airport Tractor Spells Death for Dandelions
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Weeds growing up through the cracks in airport tarmacs aren’t just unsightly, they can create traction hazards for landing aircraft. But rather than rely on a squad of human herbicide applicators, one French airport is leaving the job to a single computerized spraying system. They call it "The Weedseeker." Read more…

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