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Binance says more than $40 million in bitcoin stolen in ‘large scale’ hack [Updated]
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[Update: Changpeng Zhao’s comments on Periscope added to bottom of post] Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has confirmed a “large scale” data breach, in which hackers stole more than $40 million in cryptocurrency In a statement, the company said hackers stole API keys, two-factor codes and other information in the attack. Binance traced the cryptocurrency theft — […]

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Boeing 737: Much more than just the Max     – CNET
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Now 50 years old, the 737 family is the best-selling commercial airplane in history.

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Measurements Confirm Universe Is Expanding Faster Than Expected
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Slashdot reader The Snazster shares a report from ScienceDaily, reporting on materials provided by Johns Hopkins University: New measurements from NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope confirm that the Universe is expanding about 9% faster than expected based on its trajectory seen shortly after the big bang, astronomers say. The new measurements, published April 25 in the […]

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Greenland Is Melting Even Faster Than Experts Thought, Study Finds
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An anonymous reader quotes a report from CNN: Climate change is eliminating giant chunks of ice from Greenland at such a speed that the melt has already made a significant contribution to sea level rise, according to a new study. With global warming, the island will lose much more, threatening coastal cities around the world. […]

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Christchurch, we need more than digital-security theater
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Just after the Christchurch shooting I came across an article explaining how to make your Twitter, Facebook and YouTube accounts block violent videos. How-tos like this are depressingly necessary, because while Facebook removes an illustrated nipple…

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Huge leaps in AI have made facial recognition smarter than your brain     – CNET
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There are privacy concerns, but facial recognition now can help get your doctor visit, and your vacation, started.

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Nissan's IMQ concept looks more like a stealth fighter than a crossover
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The great thing about concept cars is that automakers can just shoot for the stars when it comes to features. The Nissan IMQ concept unveiled at the Geneva Motor show is a good example of promising a lot of stuff in a car while simultaneously plottin…

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You're more likely to misplace a phone than have it stolen, new report says     – CNET
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Your missing device is more likely to be wedged between the couch cushions than in the hands of a criminal.

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After more than 10 years, Flickr frees its login system from Yahoo
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Oh joy, oh rapture, unsubdued, Flickr’s login is no longer tied to Yahoo. The photo-sharing platform announced today that it will roll out a new system to members over the next few weeks that doesn’t require a Yahoo ID. This is welcome news to long-time Flickr users who are still bitter over the requirement, introduced […]

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