NPD estimates video game industry raked in $30.4 billion in 2016
That’s only $200 million more than last year, though hardware sales took a hit.
Krebs pinpoints the likely author of the Mirai botnet
The security researcher lays out substantial evidence and sources suggesting a Rutgers University student created it.
Hackers break into Samsung Smartcam again
After publishing the first exploits at DEFCON 22, the device giant fixed all the old vulnerabilities but one.
NASA's Curiosity finds new water evidence in possible cracked mud
If true, it'll be the first mud confirmed by the rover.
FBI allegedly paid Geek Squad for evidence
Defense attorneys claim the bureau cultivated multiple technicians into informants.
LA beats out SF to host George Lucas' art museum
Featuring Star Wars ephemera and his 10,000-item personal art collection.
New Xbox gamepad colors are simple, subdued
Assuming you don’t want to, y’know, create your own custom one in the Design Lab?
MIT model reveals role of inhibitory neurons in the brain
The study of biological neural networks using algorithms could help the neuroscience field.
AI might handpick your customer service rep
A startup built a system that culls callers' information from databases and public social media profiles to better match them with an associate.