Take a “NetWalk” on the Wild Side

Executive Summary The NetWalker ransomware, initially known as Mailto, was first detected in August 2019. Since then, new variants were discovered throughout 2019 and the beginning of 2020, with a strong uptick noticed in March…

Kamala Harris is the choice Joe Biden needed…

Kamala Harris, left, has had a close relationships with Sheryl Sandberg, right. | Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images The California senator has glad-handed with tech elites for decades. For months, Silicon Valley hasn’t been quite…

A broken cable smashed a hole 100 feet…

A cable broke and tore a hole in the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico on Monday. The telescope had just reopened to study a potentially dangerous asteroid, shortly after Tropical Storm Isaias passed over the…

Samsung’s adaptive refresh rate tech could be coming…

Credit: David Imel/ Android AuthoritySamsung Display’s adaptive frequency display technology has been commercialized.The technology increases or decreases screen refresh rates based on app and user demands.This results in power saving in situations when high-refresh rates…

Halo Infinite joins the list of 2020’s delayed…

Well, shit. Halo Infinite, one of the launch titles for the Xbox Series X and the latest in the long-running series, is being delayed. Halo Infinite Development Update pic.twitter.com/TFZvXhRN9f — Halo (@Halo) August 11, 2020 Developers Team 343…

The EU is launching a market for personal…

The European Union has long been a trendsetter in privacy regulation. Its General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and stringent antitrust laws have inspired new legislation around the world. For decades, the EU has codified protections…

Charter tries to convince FCC that broadband customers…

Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) Charter Communications has claimed to the Federal Communications Commission that broadband users enjoy having Internet plans with data caps, in a filing arguing that Charter should be allowed…

What remote learning will look like this fall…

In March and early April, schools flipped from in-school instruction to distance learning seemingly overnight. Now, this fall, teachers using Microsoft Teams, Google Classroom and Meet, and Zoom are returning to teach online once again.How…

How to Limit Who Can Reply to Your…

Although social media is typically used to build communities, you occasionally might want to share something on Twitter without receiving replies. Thankfully, you can choose who can reply to your tweets using the Twitter iPhone,…

The Return of Anonymous

At the end of May, as protests against the police killing of George Floyd got under way, reports started to circulate that the shadowy hacker group Anonymous was back.The rumors began with a video depicting…