Wikipedia taps streetwear brand for fund-raising apparel

Advisory Board Crystals If you’ve ever looked at your wardrobe and thought that what’s missing is a Wikipedia-inspired long-sleeve shirt, then you’re in luck. Los Angeles-based fashion brand Advisory Board Crystals has partnered with the internet’s most popular encyclopedia to offer the top for $85, with 100 percent of the proceeds going to the Wikimedia … Read moreWikipedia taps streetwear brand for fund-raising apparel

Australian student hacks into Apple, steals 90GB of data because he’s a ‘fan’

A 16-year-old student attending a private school in Melbourne, Australia, broke into Apple’s network multiple times and downloaded 90GB of “secure” data for an entire year. He hacked into Apple’s network from his suburban home using tools and instructions stored on his PC in a folder named “hacky hack hack,” The Age reports. He accessed Apple … Read moreAustralian student hacks into Apple, steals 90GB of data because he’s a ‘fan’

FatCam: Museum of London launches live-stream of a rancid fatberg

A sewer technician, also known as a “flusher,” holds a small section of fatberg found below the streets of London, U.K. Adrian Dennis/Getty Images The live-stream of a rotting McDonald’s hamburger sounded bad enough when we heard about it a few years back, but this latest one of a rancid fatberg definitely takes video-streams to … Read moreFatCam: Museum of London launches live-stream of a rancid fatberg

The browser-based Monero miner Coinhive generates around $250,000 each month

A report stemming from the RWTH Aachen University in Germany reveals that despite a dramatic fall of interest in cryptocurrency mining, the Coinhive JavaScript-based miner is still highly active, generating around $250,000 worth of digital Monero coins each month, depending on the current value. Coinhive also contributes 1.18 percent of the total mining power behind … Read moreThe browser-based Monero miner Coinhive generates around $250,000 each month

The Andromeda botnet still lingers as nations struggle to clean infected PCs

A recent threat landscape report published by Fortinet suggests that although the FBI and European law enforcement ended the Andromeda botnet’s reign in late 2017, there are still systems infected with the malware. The firm indicates that the process of cleaning up the infected PCs isn’t progressing at the same pace across regions, as it’s … Read moreThe Andromeda botnet still lingers as nations struggle to clean infected PCs

How to download YouTube videos

It’s easier than you might think to learn how to download YouTube videos, and we’re going to take you through it, whether you want to store a music video or a NASA archive. It is generally legal to share and embed YouTube videos on the internet, but downloading them for your own offline use isn’t always … Read moreHow to download YouTube videos

Facebook takes aim at Tinder and Bumble with its own dating service

Facebook When Mark Zuckerberg took the stage at Facebook’s F8 developer conference to discuss the future of Facebook and its related properties — including Instagram — one of the first new features he announced was something of a surprise. Facebook is going to get into the dating game. And now, we’re getting more information about … Read moreFacebook takes aim at Tinder and Bumble with its own dating service

Widespread internet access is causing mass sleep deprivation, study suggests

We’re familiar with a lot of the arguments about why high-speed internet is among the greatest inventions in human history. But the internet can be bad for you, too — and, no, we’re not just talking about the howling post-apocalyptic wasteland that is the YouTube comments section. In a new study, funded by the European … Read moreWidespread internet access is causing mass sleep deprivation, study suggests

Walmart’s new grocery robots aim to speed up your shopping experience

[embedded content] In the very near future, the person who picks out your online Walmart grocery pickup order may not be, well, a person at all. That’s due to the fact that the retail giant recently announced that it has teamed up with Massachusetts-based Alert Innovation to adopt a special custom version of Alert’s Alphabot … Read moreWalmart’s new grocery robots aim to speed up your shopping experience