A few headlines of (possible) interest
Here are a few items of interest, for your consideration.
“You’re pathetic. Really. According to the latest research, human fitness has decreased so dramatically in recent years that even the strongest of us would consider ancient men to be, well, monsters.” Read more..
“Facebook, Google Gmail and Amazon Web Services, among other services, are urging users to change their passwords in response to the Heartbleed bug.” Read more..
“An impressive 91% of immigrants who seek to take an American citizenship test pass it. A sampling of Miami residents — all of whom were naturalized American citizens — didn’t fare as well. And by not faring so well, we mean only 1 in 15 passed. U-S-A! U-S-A! U-S-A!” Read more..
“CRN pulled together some top ways, identified in the Verizon Data Breach Report, that hackers can get the best of you and your business.” Read more..
“Comments made by Verizon’s chief lawyer (and heavily disputed by legal experts and academics at the time) have been proven false.” Read more..
[ What are the big picture implications here??? ]
* Wallpaper apps on Google Play contain mobile Bitcoin-mining malware
Dendroid RAT slips into Google Play
“Five wallpaper apps in the Google Play store – that are now no longer available – did deliver on the background images that were promised, but also delivered a new piece of mobile Bitcoin-mining malware known as BadLepricon.” Read more..
Not so bad.. Nissan Shows Off Self-Cleaning Car
“Nissan is testing a new “super-hydrophobic” paint that will repel dirt, water, and oil.” Read more..
I want that! ( hmmm… I wonder if a can of silicon spray.. )
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Bonus: (I know at least one reader will like this..) Eckhart Tolle speaks at Google Fireside: “Living with Meaning, Purpose and Wisdom in the Digital Age.”
Today’s quote: “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” ~ Dr. Seuss
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