Database

03.25.15
Public medical database aims to 'open-source' your body
03.25.15

Public medical database aims to 'open-source' your body

Science needs your private data to speed up breakthroughs. Researchers find it increasingly hard t...

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02.27.15
Uber data breach compromises IDs of 50,000 drivers
02.27.15

Uber data breach compromises IDs of 50,000 drivers

An Uber database containing the names and driver's license numbers of 50,000 current and former dr...

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11.19.14
Hackers tried to hold a Detroit city database hostage
11.19.14

Hackers tried to hold a Detroit city database hostage

Online criminals aren't just trying to extract ransoms from unsuspecting individuals; they're targ...

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10.14.14
French students built an interactive celebration of Marvel comics' 75-year history
10.14.14

French students built an interactive celebration of Marvel comics' 75-year history

Keeping tabs on all of Marvel's superheros is pretty challenging work -- the company has been publ...

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08.04.14
UK government wants one huge database to help it run the country
08.04.14

UK government wants one huge database to help it run the country

Powerful though it may be, the UK government readily admits that it's unable to complete even "sim...

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06.12.14
FBI testing face recognition for finding suspects
06.12.14

FBI testing face recognition for finding suspects

The NSA may claim it's not collecting photos of American citizens for a facial recognition databas...

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04.07.14
Wowhead launches Warlords of Draenor database
04.07.14

Wowhead launches Warlords of Draenor database

With the Warlords of Draenor alpha now underway, the datamining efforts are in full swing. Our frie...

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03.09.14
Mt. Gox CEO's blog hacked, database leak claims there should be a 951k Bitcoin balance (update)
03.09.14

Mt. Gox CEO's blog hacked, database leak claims there should be a 951k Bitcoin balance (update)

The latest twist in the fall of Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox is here, as CEO Mark Karpeles, personal b...

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02.16.14
One million Forbes accounts reportedly stolen in Syrian Electronic Army hack
02.16.14

One million Forbes accounts reportedly stolen in Syrian Electronic Army hack

Having already targeted several big name news organizations, the Syrian Electronic Army has hit an...

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