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dslreports

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DSLReports says member information stolen

Founder of the ISP news and review site apologizes for storing passwords in plaint text in the wake of attack and theft of user information.

By April 28, 2011

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iTunes overestimating audio sizes for down-converted songs

Some people who use iTunes' song downsize option for iPods are finding that iTunes reports an incorrect size of the audio files transferred.

By December 21, 2011

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Ep. 1459: Meat puppets behind the servers

It turns out that no matter how technologically savvy we get in the world, we could always be betrayed by the "meat puppets behind the servers." Thanks for that one, Donald. And human error does appear to be what happened to Amazon, and also the Yankees. DSLReports, on the other hand, just plain got hacked. And it would also appear there's no one equipped to help us with our little data leakage issues, since the FBI's own cyber-security agents admit they're not up to the task. But there's even worse news than that: the white iPhone is 0.2mm thicker than the black one. THE HUMANITY! --Molly

By May 11, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1459: Meat puppets behind the servers (Podcast)

It turns out that no matter how technologically savvy we get in the world, we could always be betrayed by the "meat puppets behind the servers." Thanks for that one, Donald. And human error does appear to be what happened to Amazon, and also the Yankees. DSLReports, on the other hand, just plain got hacked. And it would also appear there's no one equipped to help us with our little data leakage issues, since the FBI's own cyber-security agents admit they're not up to the task. But there's even worse news than that: the white iPhone is 0.2mm thicker than the black one. THE HUMANITY! --Molly

By April 29, 2011

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Yankees' error leaks personal data on 21,000 fans

Unlike other recent data leaks that involved hacking, this one at the Major League Baseball team was due to human error.

By April 28, 2011

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iChat dropping sound, chopping video, or crashing?

Despite having fast internet connections and the latest OS and hardware, iChat may chop and potentially crash.

By October 26, 2009

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Comcast runs trial Wi-Fi service at NJ transit stations

In an effort to keep/acquire new broadband customers, Comcast is testing Wi-Fi service at about 120 New Jersey Transit rail stations.

By March 4, 2009

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Safari 3.2 includes antiphishing tools

Apple quietly adds the security feature to its latest version of Safari. It's the last of the major browser vendors to offer antiphishing protection.

By November 18, 2008

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Apple TV Special Report: Purchased media (iTunes Store movies, songs) not playing -- fixes

Apple TV Special Report: Purchased media (iTunes Store movies, songs) not playing -- fixes

By March 30, 2007

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Apple TV (#3): Purchased media not playing: fixes; Crashes when syncing large number of/heavily nested photos; more

Fixes for an issue where DRM-protected media won't playback on the Apple TV, and a potential crashing issue with large numbers of photos.

By March 26, 2007