ICYMI: Barely hoverbiking, new hair dryer tech and more
A couple weeks of effort have netted an actual working hoverbike.
Tor plans to launch a bug bounty program
In 2016, Tor will pay researchers to find vulnerabilities in its systems.
Apple is being sued over another data-gobbling bug
This time it's for iPhone 5's running iOS 6 and 7
The problem with 'pumpkin spice' security bugs
Violet Blue explores the problems with branding exploits in the first installment of her new column, Bad Password.
FAA says a buggy software update grounded flights
A software update that was supposed to help controllers at a radar facility brought the entire system down.
Apple will patch the DYLD bug in its next OS X release
Apple's not waiting for El Capitan to patch the dangerous DYLD "privilege escalation" bug. That's getting fixed in the next OS X release.
Google's rewards program tackles Android security flaws
The folks in Mountain View have been paying security researchers who find flaws in Google's softwa...
iOS 8.4 is coming, will protect against the 'shutdown bug'
Apple began distributing fourth beta of iOS 8.4 to its developers on Wednesday that includes a per...
NASA tests airplane wings that shrug off insect guts
You may not think of insects as a problem for aircraft (Bambi Meets Godzilla comes to mind), but t...