Drone maker DJI in cyber-security row over bug bounty

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Drone maker DJI has accused a cyber-security researcher of hacking its servers. Kevin Finisterre claims that he accessed confidential customer data after finding a private key publicly posted on code-sharing site Github. He approached the firm, which offers a “bug bounty” reward of up to $30,000 (£23,000) for security weaknesses discovered in its systems. DJI […]

BREAKING NEWS: John Duarte Settles TODAY Prior to Court Proceedings

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Northern California farmer John Duarte spent years fighting the federal government after being fined for routine plowing on his wheat field which included protected wetlands. He attracted a nationwide army of conservative supporters who saw it as government overreach and hoped the Trump administration would order federal officials to back off. But just before his […]

Google’s Gboard Android App Now Lets You Send Bitmoji, Branded Stickers

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Google released the latest version of its Gboard keyboard application on Android devices, allowing users to share Bitmoji and branded stickers in messaging apps or “any app that supports image pasting.” With this update, users can download third-party sticker packs and/or the Bitmoji app from the Google Play store, and then send those stickers and […]

Facebook on Hurricane Harvey Fundraising Efforts: $10 Million and Counting

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Facebook announced Thursday that its community has helped raise more than $10 million to aid victims of Hurricane Harvey. The social network pledged earlier this week to match every dollar raised on Facebook, up to $1 million, for the Center for Disaster Philanthropy’s Hurricane Harvey Recovery Fund, which is earmarked to support recovery and rebuilding […]

IBM Is Curating Content Powered by Watson’s Artificial Intelligence for the U.S. Open

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Watson is quickly becoming a fan of tennis. Already a digital savant of music, architecture and film, IBM’s cloud-based artificial intelligence is adding sports to its line of capabilities, starting with the U.S. Open in New York. During the annual tennis tournament in Queens this week and next, IBM has set up a temporary control […]