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Database leaks 250K legal documents, some marked ‘not designated for publication’

A database containing 257,287 legal documents, with some marked as “not designated for publication,” was left exposed on the public internet without a password, allowing anyone to access and download a treasure trove of sensitive legal materials. The database, which was left online for roughly two weeks, contained unpublished legal documents relating to US court cases, the security researcher who… Read more →

Traeger Ironwood 650 review: This smart grill can up your summer party game

Today, Traeger introduced updates to the Pro and Timberline series while also rolling out the new Ironwood series. All six new grills, two options for each of the three series, include WiFIRE technology and the new D2 drivetrain system. Prices range from $799 to $1,799 and all can be controlled with your smartphone. As a young US Coast Guard officer… Read more →

Microsoft to fix ‘novel bug class’ discovered by Google engineer

Windows 10 19H1, the next major iteration of the Windows operating system, will include a series of fixes for what Microsoft has called a “novel bug class,” and which has been discovered by a Google security engineer. The patches do not only fix some Windows kernel code to prevent potential attacks, but they also mark the end of an almost… Read more →

Microsoft to fix ‘novel bug class’ discovered by Google engineer

Windows 10 19H1, the next major iteration of the Windows operating system, will include a series of fixes for what Microsoft has called a “novel bug class,” and which has been discovered by a Google security engineer. The patches do not only fix some Windows kernel code to prevent potential attacks, but they also mark the end of an almost… Read more →

The best way to charge your new iPhone

Anker PowerPort Atom PD1 30W USB-C charger and Anker USB-C-to-Lightning cable While everyone got excited about the iPhone wireless charging feature, it’s not the most exciting charge-related feature. Instead, that would be the iPhone’s support for fast-charging using PD (Power Delivery) over USB-C. But for some reason – knowing Apple, the reason is related to saving money – the new… Read more →

Anker USB-C-to-Lightning cable

Best phones not sold by US carriers (and how to get them) These are all amazing phones that, for whatever reason, the Big Four — Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile — don’t carry in the US. But you can still buy them unlocked, usually direct … Source Article from https://www.zdnet.com/pictures/anker-usb-c-to-lightning-cable/#ftag=RSSbaffb68Anker USB-C-to-Lightning cablehttps://www.zdnet.com/pictures/anker-usb-c-to-lightning-cable/#ftag=RSSbaffb68http://www.zdnet.com/blog/rss.xmlLatest blogs for ZDNetLatest blogs for ZDNethttps://zdnet3.cbsistatic.com/fly/bundles/zdnetcore/images/logos/zdnet-144×144.png

Anker PowerPort Atom PD1 30W USB-C charger

Best phones not sold by US carriers (and how to get them) These are all amazing phones that, for whatever reason, the Big Four — Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile — don’t carry in the US. But you can still buy them unlocked, usually direct … Source Article from https://www.zdnet.com/pictures/anker-powerport-atom-pd1-30w-usb-c-charger/#ftag=RSSbaffb68Anker PowerPort Atom PD1 30W USB-C chargerhttps://www.zdnet.com/pictures/anker-powerport-atom-pd1-30w-usb-c-charger/#ftag=RSSbaffb68http://www.zdnet.com/blog/rss.xmlLatest blogs for ZDNetLatest blogs… Read more →

‘100 unique exploits and counting’ for latest WinRAR security bug

Logo: WinRAR // Composition: ZDNet A vulnerability that impacts all the WinRAR versions released in the last 19 years has become the go-to exploit for many malware distributors over the course of the last month. Several campaigns have been detected so far during which cyber-criminal groups, and possibly some nation-state hackers, tried to exploit the WinRAR vulnerability to plant malware… Read more →

Facebook debuts AI tool to tackle revenge porn

UK parliamentary report exposes Facebook’s dirty secrets The committee report on fake news and data misuse says Facebook maximizes revenue “at all costs” — even when the cost is user privacy and trust. Read more: https://zd.net/2SlEGUZ Revenge porn, otherwise known as the sharing of intimate and often sexual images without consent, is a problem which has exploded in severity with… Read more →

Cloud computing: Why Microsoft’s open source data plan is a big step forward

Microsoft’s open-source move puts Powershell on favorite programming languages list Microsoft’s PowerShell open-sourced scripting language is striking a chord with more developers. Microsoft’s new Project Zipline compression algorithm is fast enough to compress data while it’s being written to an SSD or uploaded from an IoT device, and efficient enough to get up to 96 percent compression on the Microsoft… Read more →

It was the best of Apple, it was the worst of Apple

10 Apple products you shouldn’t buy (March 2019 edition) Apple products are expensive, so it makes sense to avoid buying anything that’s nearing the end of its lifecycle, or when you can buy something of equivalent quality from another vendor. … Source Article from https://www.zdnet.com/pictures/it-was-the-best-of-apple-it-was-the-worst-of-apple/#ftag=RSSbaffb68It was the best of Apple, it was the worst of Applehttps://www.zdnet.com/pictures/it-was-the-best-of-apple-it-was-the-worst-of-apple/#ftag=RSSbaffb68http://www.zdnet.com/blog/rss.xmlLatest blogs for ZDNetLatest blogs… Read more →

Ride-hailing wars: Why Uber, Cabify are facing a Spanish backlash

Uber’s flying taxi service pitched at government for trial in Australia The company has asked for cooperation from Australian governments so it can demo Uber Air in the country as early as next year. Inside the recent Mobile World Congress, shiny transport technology was everywhere, from connected and autonomous cars, to 5G ambulances. But outside the venue, the reality was… Read more →