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Security experts hack payment terminals to steal credit card info

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If a payment terminal could be forced into servitude as a crude handheld gaming device, what else could it be made to do? Researchers at the Black Hat conference showed just what mischief a commonly used UK PoS terminal could… Go To Full Article

Spanish lawyer to defend Assange

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Julian Assange, who is hiding in the Ecuadorean embassy in London, is apparenly going to get another defence against extradition led by controversial Spanish jurist Baltasar Garzón. Assange, whose extradition on sex charges, to Sweden, is all… Go To Full Article

Valve dismisses Windows 8

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Valve, which recently started adapting its software so that it can run on Linux, has said it is doing so because it thinks that Windows 8 will be a disaster. Gabe Newell, the co-founder and managing director… Go To Full Article

Android App battery app gives you a Russian bride

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Insecurity outfit Symantec has warned that an Android mobile application which claims to save your phones power, actually serves up a Russian bride site instead. According to the Japan Times, the malware is called Denchi Nagamochi (For… Go To Full Article

RunCore to Build State-of-the-Art SSD Production Facility in Changsha

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RunCore, leading supplier of high-performance solid-state drives, announces the latest move in their aggressive growth strategy. The Hunan-based solid state drives (SSDs) developer and manufacturer Runcore recently began construction of a brand new state-of-the-art SSD production facility in Changsha's Jinzhou… Go To Full Article

Thecus Unveils New Model Naming Scheme

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A lot is behind a name. Sometimes the meaning of a name makes for most of its beauty. For example, "Thecus" comes from the Latin for "storage". For its future line of products, a new system will take place in… Go To Full Article

Poisonous gas kills one, injures four at Apple supplier facility

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An Apple supplier has suffered a gas poisoning accident resulting in the fatality of one person and four staff in hospital. The accident, which occurred at a subsidiary of Catcher Technology, a Taiwanese company that builds casings… Go To Full Article

Tokyo bakery's visual recognition checkout sorts the sandwiches from the croissants

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We've seen food recognition tools in the past, but none as slick as this one being trialed at a Tokyo bakery. Co-developed by Brain Corporation and the University of Hyogo, the camera-equipped, automatic checkout is not only quick, but also… Go To Full Article

Red Hat, Canonical accused of being traitors to the open sauce cause

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OpenBSD founder Theo de Raadt has waded into Red Hat and Canonical over the way that the pair have reacted to Microsoft's introduction of "secure" boot. De Raadt told ITWIre that the pair wanted to be the… Go To Full Article

Quantum Conundrum Review

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Kim Swift is considered to be one of the most creative indie game developer of our era. She designed Valve’s highly original Portal game and won Game of the Year and Innovation awards in 2007 at the Game Developers Choice… Go To Full Article

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