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Federacy wants to put bug bounty programs in reach of every startup
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Federacy, a member of the Y Combinator Summer 2018 class, has a mission to make bug bounty programs available to even the smallest startup. Traditionally, bug bounty programs from players like BugCrowd and HackerOne have been geared toward larger organizations. While these certainly have their place, founders William and James Sulinski, who happen to be […]

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BBC Wants Microsoft To Expose 'Doctor Who' Leaker
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Last month, the BBC headed to court to track down the person who leaked an incomplete scene featuring Jodie Whittaker’s Thirteenth Doctor. New court documents suggest that the British broadcaster has yet to find the perpetrator, and is hoping Microsoft can help. At a federal court in Washington, the BBC requested a DMCA subpoena targeted […]

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Monster energy project wants to use Loch Ness as a giant battery
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Enlarge / Loch Ness, seen from Fort Augustus in Scotland. (credit: Getty Images (Jeff J Mitchell)) A company called Intelligent Land Investments (ILI) is proposing a huge 2.4 gigawatt-hour pumped hydroelectric project right next to the shores of Loch Ness in Scotland. The project, called “Red John” after the Scottish name for a source pool […]

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Akon wants to build a real Wakanda with his AKoin crytocurrency     – CNET
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When it’s completed, the performer will likely be less lonely in his own city.

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NVIDIA wants to power intelligent robots with Jetson Xavier
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NVIDIA is hoping to play a bigger role in the future of robotics with its Isaac platform, powered by the new Jetson Xavier system-on-a-chip. If that name sounds familiar, it's because it's relying on the same the processor from the Xavier Drive self-…

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Trump campaign wants answers on Facebook and Twitter 'political bias'     – CNET
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The Trump 2020 campaign manager sent the letter out on Twitter. It received hundreds of retweets in minutes.

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This senator wants to know why police can track any phone in seconds     – CNET
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For cops, tracking your location through your smartphone has become dead simple.

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The EFF wants you to know why Facebook removed your post
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The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) wants more transparency from social media sites when it comes to takedowns. Much like reports companies issue for government requests, the EFF would like to see Facebook, Google and other platforms issue quart…

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Fitbit wants to more easily give data to doctors with Google partnership
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Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Fitbit is serious about making it easier for doctors and medical professionals to access important health data. The company announced a new partnership with Google to make this happen faster using Google’s new Cloud Healthcare API. Fitbit will use the API to further integrate with the healthcare system, and will also […]

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