Category: IT Technology

The “unpatchable” exploit that makes every present Nintendo Swap hackable 0

The “unpatchable” exploit that makes every present Nintendo Swap hackable

Enlarge / The “proof of concept” payload for today’s exploit shows crucial protected information from the now-exposed Nintendo Switch bootROM. A newly published “exploit chain” for Nvidia Tegra X1-based systems seems to describe an apparently unpatchable method for running arbitrary code on all currently available Nintendo Switch consoles. Hardware hacker Katherine Temkin and the hacking…

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Google’s SMS replace ready to commence

Image caption Chat adds modern features to Android’s Messages app Google has started the global roll-out of its new Chat messaging service, which is designed to replace SMS text messages on Android phones. Chat has features such as group texts, videos, typing indicators and read receipts, which are not available when sending SMS texts. Chat…

In ‘Right here is Climate Commerce,’ you’re going to be ready to’t see away from the destruction 0

In ‘Right here is Climate Commerce,’ you’re going to be ready to’t see away from the destruction

After premiering their first episode at Sundance, which is focused on melting glaciers in Greenland, Dennis and Strauss are bringing the rest of the series to the Tribeca Film Festival. They each center on a different issue: One gives you a birds-eye view of the Amazon rainforest, which makes the rampant deforestation to make room…

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Thread by @clemensv: “I’ve talked to a form of distributed programs engineers (who design cloud-scale stuff) from across the industry about blockchain. While most pl […]”

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Valve acquires Firewatch developer Campo Santo

Enlarge / A lookout tower stands over the mountains in Firewatch. Valve has acquired Campo Santo, known for the outdoor exploration game Firewatch, the developer announced late Saturday. The 12-person team will relocate to Valve’s Bellevue, Washington headquarters as it continues work on In the Valley of the Gods, a search for treasure in an…

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How one can recycle your extinct and undesirable objects

If your iPhone or MacBook is still in good shape, you should consider selling it, but if it’s old or beat up you can still score a gift card by turning it into Apple’s recycling program. For iPhones, iPad and Apple Watches you’ll be asked to fill out a form attesting to the product’s condition…

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Meet the journalism pupil who came upon she obtained a Pulitzer in school

Mariel Padilla. Photo by Catherine Mazanek. On Monday afternoon, Mariel Padilla, a master’s student at Columbia Journalism School, sat around a table with classmates, listening to Professor Giannina Segnini lead a discussion about email encryption for reporting across borders. A couple floors below, journalism bigwigs and other members of the press crowded into the World…

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Fujifilm XH-1 overview: Gorgeous photos, but lacking X-series allure

To be fair, part of the reason for that is the thicker, scratch-resistant magnesium body that makes it more weather- and dust-resistant. The new, five-axis in-body stabilization also adds weight, and it’s got a much larger grip, another nod to working photographers that wield large, heavy lenses. That does help with handling, as unlike the…

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AT&T, Verizon face DOJ investigation for allegedly seeking to lock eSIMs

Enlarge / Apple Watch Series 3, with eSIM technology for connecting to cellular networks. AT&T and Verizon are being investigated by the Department of Justice (DOJ) over whether they colluded in order to prevent customers from easily switching carriers. The antitrust investigation, reported by The New York Times yesterday, relates to the eSIM (embedded SIM)…