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Hackers could sniff out your passwords if you're typing nearby

The keysniffer attack picks up your passwords when you type on a wireless keyboard. But hackers have to sneak up pretty close to make it work.

By July 26, 2016

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Twitter locks user accounts that need 'extra protection'

Social network reaffirms that its platform was not hacked, but makes some users reset their passwords as a precaution.

By June 10, 2016

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Google protects Chrome against quantum hacking before it can even happen

Current internet encryption methods would have no way to stand up to quantum computers. Luckily, Google's working on it.

By July 7, 2016

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Daisy Ridley is now wearing a pillowcase on her head to protect you from Star Wars spoilers

Shooting of the eighth Star Wars film is nearing completion, and Ridley is enjoying teasing fans.

By July 6, 2016

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Protect your messages, hide them in emoji

Mozilla, which makes the Firefox browser, has come up with a novel way to send secret messages across the web -- and look adorable while doing it.

By June 29, 2016

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Brighten up your selfie with this power bank protective case

Now you can take selfies even at night!

By June 27, 2016

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IIHS to consider passenger-side small-overlap test after crossovers fail to protect

Because why add expensive reinforcement if safety watchdogs aren't testing for it?

By June 24, 2016

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That FCC plan to protect your privacy? Not everyone's a fan

The feds' proposal has come under fire as some argue broadband providers should not be held to higher standards than other companies in the Internet ecosystem.

By June 4, 2016

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Flying your drone near an airport? Not if the FAA and FBI have their way

The Federal Aviation Administration is borrowing an FBI drone detection program to see if it can help keep tabs on potential threats to US airports.

By May 17, 2016

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​Buyer beware: PayPal drops purchase protection for crowdfunding

Planning on crowdfunding a pair of hamburger earmuffs or those fancy neon hover boots? Be warned: PayPal won't back your purchase if the campaign falls through.

By May 8, 2016