Security

02.02.16
The Turing Phone will ship with Sailfish OS, not Android
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The Turing Phone will ship with Sailfish OS, not Android

Security through obscurity, perhaps.

By J. Conditt,   02.02.16
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02.02.16
NSA will unite divisions to better tackle online threats
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NSA will unite divisions to better tackle online threats

Spying and cyberdefense will no longer be separate inside the agency.

By J. Fingas,   02.02.16
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02.02.16
Your fitness tracker probably has security issues
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Your fitness tracker probably has security issues

Hackers could theoretically track you or manipulate your health data.

By J. Fingas,   02.02.16
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02.02.16
ICYMI: Animal vs. drone, 3D-printed living bone and more
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ICYMI: Animal vs. drone, 3D-printed living bone and more

The Netherlands is training eagles to take out drones in no-fly areas. No joke.

By K. Davis,   02.02.16
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02.01.16
Prep for the Iowa caucuses: Check out the Engadget Election Guide
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Prep for the Iowa caucuses: Check out the Engadget Election Guide

Before you cast your vote, read about the candidates' positions on important tech and science issues.

By T. O'Brien,   02.01.16
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01.31.16
'Blackshades' webcam malware co-creator gets probation
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'Blackshades' webcam malware co-creator gets probation

Michael Hogue's cooperation is getting him a light sentence.

By J. Fingas,   01.31.16
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01.29.16
Zero-day exploits aren't as important to the NSA as you think
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Zero-day exploits aren't as important to the NSA as you think

The head of the NSA's elite hacking unit explains.

By J. Conditt,   01.29.16
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