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Internet-connected devices will always pose a risk, experts say

The internet of things isn’t secure. That much was clear when a panel of four cybersecurity experts began their talk on Thursday at the Techonomy conference in Half Moon Bay, California. “The internet of things is something that cannot be fully secured,” said Betsy Cooper, the executive director of the UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term […]

What Apple and Microsoft’s New Computers Say About the Future of PCs

The PC industry is in crisis, and it’s our fault. We used to use our home computers for everything from checking email, to surfing the web, to listening to music. Now we’re doing that with our smartphones, tablets, and even voice-controlled, Internet-connected speakers. These shifts in consumer behavior have thrown the PC market into free […]

Turbulence Ahead: Delta Computer Outage Is Just The Start, Say Experts

After a data center outage caused Delta Air Lines to cancel more than 2,100 flights this week, Delta CEO Ed Bastian said the company’s doing everything it can to make sure such an event never happens again. “This isn’t the quality of service, the reliability that you’ve come to expect from Delta Air Lines,” he […]

We Are All Intuitive Physicists, Scientists Say

Most of us are pretty good at acting on the fly: swerving to avoid an obstacle in the road, ducking to keep from being hit, or reflexively catching a fly ball. We can do this because the brain is constantly running simulations of the physics involved as we scan our environment, according to a new […]

Response to Khan family tests Donald Trump’s ‘say anything’ strategy

NEW YORK — Donald Trump’s presidential bid has thrived on controversy of his own making. Now, the Republican nominee kicks off the first full week of the general election campaign having put his strategy of saying the politically unimaginable to its greatest test yet. Trump broke a major American political and societal taboo over the […]