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60% off SanDisk Extreme PRO 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive, Speeds...

The SanDisk Extreme PRO USB 3.0 Flash Drive features a sizable 128GB of storage, and read speeds of up to 260MB/s lets you easily transfer a full-length movie in seconds. The sophisticated design and durable aluminum metal casing help to protect against every day wear and tear on the outside, while the included SanDisk SecureAccess software provides 128-bit AES file encryption and password protection on the inside for your private files.

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Mysterious Hajime botnet has pwned 300,000 IoT devices

The Dark Knight of malware's purpose remains unknown Hajime – the "vigilante" IoT worm that blocks rival botnets – has built up a compromised network of 300,000 malware-compromised devices, according to new figures from Kaspersky Lab.…

Most groundwater is ancient but contains surprising human fingerprint

Tritium from atomic bombs detected in half of “fossil” aquifers.

New, deadlier trend in the raging opioid epidemic: Elephant tranquilizer

It’s 10,000X stronger than morphine, 100X stronger than fentanyl, and on the rise.

Super-secure Pi-stuffed nomx email server box given a good probing

Researcher claims it's riddled with flaws.
Vendor denies it Security researchers claim to have uncovered a variety of serious security holes in a heavily touted secure email server technology. Nomx, the firm behind the device, strongly disputes the claims and has challenged researchers to a hacking challenge, involving the creation of an email account on a designated remotely hosted nomx device.…

IDG Contributor Network: Developing for the digitally transformed

Let’s make one thing clear. Whether you sell shoes, dishwashers or car insurance, technology is embedded in the fabric of your day to day, and most certainly in the interactions with your customers.I’m not here to tell you how important a digital transformation is for your business, because at this point, that ship has sailed. Having an app or user friendly website is no longer a competitive differentiator, it’s an enterprise standard.
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Mysterious cat-and-mouse-themed Trojan RAT is potentially dangerous, but its creators and...

The highly skilled nature of the threat actors behind Felismus, and their ability to cover their tracks, means that no-one knows their identity or their target.

China launches second (and first homegrown) aircraft carrier

While it still requires outfitting, the new ship will be China's first fully combat-ready aircraft carrier.

The secret lives of Google raters

They spent years testing Google's algorithms—then everything changed.