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Juniper makes a meal of Spectre/Meltdown

The Register - 1 hour 1 min ago
Plus BIND bugs, billion-Euro Nokia deal, and push-to-talk gets LTE-rrific

ROUNDUP Juniper Networks has issued its semi-regular bug-dump, with sixteen advisories arriving late last week. There's a Spectre/Meltdown patch in there, but you need to go looking: it's in the Junos Space management platform, along with various other items.…

Best Amazon Prime Day 2018 deals: Storage, SSD and flash drives - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 10:19pm
Come back at noon PT, 3 p.m. ET for a list of top deals.

Best Amazon Prime Day 2018 deals: TVs and home video - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 10:11pm
Come back at noon PT, 3 p.m. ET for a list of top deals.

Ant-Man and the Wasp post-credits scenes, explained - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 9:58pm
One's a doozy. The other? Eh... Spoilers ahead!

Fortnite L dance excites fans during World Cup 2018 final - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 9:52pm
Epic Games' battle royale game crosses over to the World Cup final between France and Croatia.

I picked the wrong day to try this NYC Hololens AR art installation - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 9:32pm
Mel Chin’s virtual flooding of Times Square is fascinating, but reveals the drawbacks of technology.

Amazon is giving away a ton of games on Twitch for Prime Day - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 8:35pm
Get Metal Slug 3, Broken Age, Brutal Legend, Battle Chef Brigade and more than 15 other games for free!

Elon Musk calls Thai cave rescue diver a 'pedo guy' - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 8:05pm
Tweet comes after diver accuses billionaire of engaging in a "PR stunt."

Doctor Who Series 11 teaser debuts during World Cup - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 6:47pm
See the Doctor's new friends.

Clone Wars remains Star Wars prequel era's saving grace 10 years later - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 6:10pm
Commentary: There're so many reasons for the CGI show getting a special anniversary panel at SDCC.

Rolls Royce develops propulsion system for flying taxi

BBC Technology News - July 15, 2018 - 6:02pm
The engine maker is working on a flying vehicle which it says could take off by the early 2020s.

Why wait for Prime Day? Amazon Echo Show now as low as $110 - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 5:40pm
New or refurb, you can already save $100 or more off the regular price. Plus: A free (with purchase) Google Home Mini.

Facebook's InfoWars, fake news, Alex Jones problems aren't going away - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 5:02pm
It seems Facebook would rather shush misinformation than shut it off completely.

New Robocop movie could be risky (Stream Economy Ep. 11) - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 3:38pm
Neill Blomkamp might be an inspired choice, but his Hollywood track record is shaky.

2018 British Open: How to watch, stream the golf event - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 3:36pm
The 147th Open Championship will run from July 19 through July 22.

After indictment, Russian hackers’ lives “changed forever,” ex-ambassador says

Ars Technica - July 15, 2018 - 3:00pm

Enlarge / US Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein (C) holds a news conference at the Department of Justice July 13, 2018 in Washington, DC. Rosenstein announced indictments against 12 Russian intelligence agents for hacking computers used by the Democratic National Committee, the Hillary Clinton campaign, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and other organizations. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

On Friday, the Office of the Special Counsel handed down an indictment of several Russian intelligence officers that federal authorities say were critical in the operation to sway the 2016 presidential election.

Given that the United States lacks an extradition treaty with Russia and that the defendants are unlikely to have many Stateside assets, what meaningful effect does going through the motions of a prosecution have?

Experts say that there are a few primary objectives to this type of indictment: first and foremost, the indictment is likely to make the defendants' lives harder if they ever want to leave Russia. Countries that do have an extradition treaty with the United States will now be on notice in case any of these guys show up. A secondary objective is to alert both the American public and the Russian government just how much the Special Counsel knows.

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The downfall of Theranos, from the journalist who made it happen

Ars Technica - July 15, 2018 - 2:00pm

Enlarge (credit: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Over the last few years, the failed biomedical startup Theranos has become synonymous with some of the worst aspects of Silicon Valley. Through a combination of hubris, mendacity, and paranoid secrecy, the company fooled investors and the press into thinking it had created a nearly magical medical tricorder, earning a "unicorn" valuation of $9 billion before the whole endeavor was revealed to be smoke and mirrors.

Much ink has been spilled documenting Theranos' rise and then fall—but the most important work has arguably been that of Wall Street Journal reporter John Carreyrou. And Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup, his recent book on the subject, is as good a retelling of that tale as any we could hope for. So good, in fact, that I devoured it in a single sitting.

The man who made it happen

More than anyone else, Carreyrou deserves credit for pulling the wool from so many credulous eyes regarding Theranos and its founder, Elizabeth Holmes. Outlets like Fortune and Wired were writing hagiographic puff pieces about this precocious college dropout and her plan to save the world; Carreyrou was pointing out inconvenient facts, like the company's inability to accurately conduct most of the hundreds of blood tests it claimed to have revolutionized. He credits pathologist Adam Clapper—who wrote the now-defunct Pathology Blawg—for tipping him off that something wasn't entirely right.

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The best augmented reality I saw this year was live theater funded by a liquor company - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
Commentary: Whiskey-sponsored immersive theater. Snickers escape rooms. Immersive branding is just getting started.

YouTube knows your state's favorite ice cream flavor - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
It's National Ice Cream Day! See if your tastes fall in line with the rest of your state.

Sharply pressed threads anywhere, anytime? Try the Ovo travel iron and steamer - CNET - News - July 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
Bring the tiny Ovo garment gadget press and steam your dressy duds anywhere.

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