David Lumb

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David Lumb is a NYC-based tech journalist. He avidly searches for burritos that will meet his Southern California-grown standards.

Articles by David Lumb

01.19.17
NPD estimates video game industry raked in $30.4 billion in 2016
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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.

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01.19.17
Krebs pinpoints the likely author of the Mirai botnet
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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.

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01.18.17
Hackers break into Samsung Smartcam again
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Hackers break into Samsung Smartcam again

After publishing the first exploits at DEFCON 22, the device giant fixed all the old vulnerabilities but one.

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01.17.17
NASA's Curiosity finds new water evidence in possible cracked mud
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NASA's Curiosity finds new water evidence in possible cracked mud

If true, it'll be the first mud confirmed by the rover.

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01.11.17
LA beats out SF to host George Lucas' art museum
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LA beats out SF to host George Lucas' art museum

Featuring Star Wars ephemera and his 10,000-item personal art collection.

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01.11.17
New Xbox gamepad colors are simple, subdued
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New Xbox gamepad colors are simple, subdued

Assuming you don’t want to, y’know, create your own custom one in the Design Lab?

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01.09.17
MIT model reveals role of inhibitory neurons in the brain
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MIT model reveals role of inhibitory neurons in the brain

The study of biological neural networks using algorithms could help the neuroscience field.

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01.09.17
AI might handpick your customer service rep
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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.

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