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Sex robots promise a revolutionary service but also risks – says study

admin/ July 5, 2017/ / 0 comments

Sex robots have the potential to provide a valuable service for people who are elderly, disabled or who find intercourse traumatic, but they also carry ethical risks, experts say. Sex robots that look like humans can already be bought or leased for parties in the US, and plans for a cafe staffed by “erotic cyborgs” in Paddington, London, have been

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Here’s how iOS 11 is going to change your iPhone

admin/ July 5, 2017/ / 0 comments

iOS 11 on the iPad introduces a brave new world of improved multitasking, dragging-and-dropping, and launching apps from a familiar dock. Yes, Apple saved the most substantive changes for its tablets , so it’s tempting to overlook the enhancements on the iPhone side of things. That would be selling the iOS 11 update short. While this initial beta iOS 11

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Ukrainian police seize software company’s servers

admin/ July 5, 2017/ / 0 comments

The announcement raised the possibility that the hackers behind last week’s wide-ranging cyberattack were still seeking to sow chaos. Tax software firm M.E. Doc was raided to “immediately stop the uncontrolled proliferation” of malware. In a series of messages, Cyberpolice spokeswoman Yulia Kvitko suggested that M.E. Doc had sent or was preparing to send a new update and added that

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Ukraine says Russia was behind the cyber attacks

admin/ July 3, 2017/ / 1 comments

Ukraine has accused Russian security services of being behind a major cyber attack that crippled operations around the world earlier this week. The Eastern European country said its security service, the SBU, has determined that the attack, which appeared to begin in Ukraine before spreading across the globe on Tuesday, was orchestrated by the same hackers who attacked the Ukrainian power

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what is bitcoin and how does bitcoin works

admin/ July 3, 2017/ / 0 comments

My journey into the dark economy starts much as expected: in front of a computer screen, late at night. It ends somewhere quite unexpected, in a humdrum setting a world away from the stereotype of modernity, equality and sticking it to the man promised by digital currencies such as Bitcoin: it ends in a used DVD store, my purchase refused.

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how to invest and earn in bitcoin

admin/ June 30, 2017/ / 0 comments

There are at least three ways, though only one of them looks rational today. First, you could mine your own bitcoins. Second, you could buy some from an exchange. Third, you could buy shares in a fund that has invested in bitcoins. Please note that answering your question is not a recommendation, and I am not qualified to give advice

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iPhone after 10 years on the road – How iPhone changed the world in 10 years

admin/ June 30, 2017/ / 0 comments

Ten years ago today, the first iPhone hit stores in the US. On paper, the device was nothing special: it lacked the 3G connectivity which was becoming standard across much of the world, its battery struggled to last a day, and its camera resolution was just two megapixels. It also came with an eye-watering price tag of $499, and a

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Facebook successfully tests an internet drone

admin/ June 30, 2017/ / 0 comments

Facebook has completed a second test of a solar-powered drone designed to bring internet access to remote parts of the world. The drone – dubbed Aquila – flew for one hour and 46 minutes in Arizona. On Aquila’s maiden voyage last summer, the autopilot system was confused by heavy wind and crash-landed. This time, the drone flew at an altitude

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After a massive cyber attack with ransom demands Companies struggle to recover

admin/ June 28, 2017/ / 0 comments

The company said that its preliminary findings suggest the malware is a new kind of ransomware not seen before, not a variant of the Petya ransomware, as other cybersecurity researchers had suggested. It named the malware *ExPetr*, adding that while “it has several strings similar to Petya, it possesses entirely different functionality.”

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