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  • Mitsubishi Hack Stole Nuclear, Defense Data
    By on October 25, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments


    judgecorp writes “When Mitsubishi announced in September it had been hacked in August it was criticized for keeping quiet for a month. Now it appears that the attackers got nuclear power plant and military aircraft details according to sources quoted in the Japanese media.”

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  • How a security researcher discovered the Apple battery “hack”
    By on July 26, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Security researcher Charlie Miller has found a way to hack the “smart” batteries in Apple’s laptops, which could result in a non-functioning—or worse, exploding—battery. The hack was made possible because of a simple security blunder at Apple, and Miller detailed to Ars how he stumbled upon it in the first place.

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  • Ninja Gaiden 3: Can it revolutionize the hack-n-slash genre?
    By on March 6, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Ninja Gaiden was probably in my top 3 favorite titles for the original Nintendo gaming console. Ryu Hayabusa and Team Ninja are back once more for a confirmed Ninja Gaiden 3. The project was officially announced at TGS 2010 (Tokyo Game Show) in a closed door event. Ninja Gaiden 3 is said to take a deeper look into Ryu’s more human side, as the environment is set in a hellish realm. There has been no platform confirmations released.

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  • 9 Kick-Ass DIY Projects to Get Your Hack On
    By on September 22, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    While we love getting new gadgets as much as the next geek, we also like how a new purchase gives us the opportunity to take apart and tinker with our older gear. Whether it’s by soldering circuit boards or loading open-source firmware, we pride ourselves on being able to stretch the lifespan of older electronics by performing hardware hacks.

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