Enlarge / An uncovered Intel Core i5-3210M (BGA) inside of a laptop. (credit: Köf3) Microsoft last month pushed a silent update that mitigated a serious vulnerability in all CPUs Intel has introduced since 2012, researchers who discovered the flaw said Tuesday. The vulnerability—discovered and privately reported to Intel 12 months ago—resided in every CPU Intel […]
The flaw made the information easy to scrape and turn into a database.
Certain Linksys WiFi routers might be sharing far more data than their users would like. Security researcher Troy Mursch has reported that 33 models, including some Max-Stream and Velop routers, are exposing their entire device connection histories…
More details surface about the new phone just over a week before Huawei’s Paris event.
The New York Times uncovers 1,400 documents demonstrating Facebook’s growing political influence and troubles with moderation.
In a 6,000-word leaked memo to Cheddar’s Alex Heath, Snapchat’s CEO Evan Spiegel attempts to revive employee morale with philosophy, tactics and contrition as Snap’s share price sinks to an all-time low of around $8 — half its IPO price and a third of its peak. TechCrunch reports: “The biggest mistake we made with our […]
What little mystery surrounded DJI's upcoming Mavic 2 drone appears to have evaporated. Numerous UK residents have noticed that the latest Argos catalog includes a prominent ad for the Mavic 2 that reveals just about everything, including some clari…
Enlarge / An 8th generation Coffee Lake processor. (credit: Mark Walton) While Intel’s naming scheme for its processors is often best described as “obtuse,” there have been some patterns that the company seemed to follow. For desktop processors, the i7 branding denotes chips with hyperthreading enabled, running two threads on each core. i5-branded parts had […]
Facebook has repeatedly referenced to lawmakers a “threshold” that must be reached before the platform decides to ban a particular page for violating the site’s policies, but it hasn’t discussed its guidelines publicly. Motherboard has obtained internal Facebook documents laying out what this threshold is for multiple types of different content, including some instances of […]