John Oliver Gets Helen Mirren To Read CIA Torture Report As An eBook To ...
Another week, another John Oliver report that covers topics we talk about on Techdirt. This time, it's the CIA torture report, put together
Planting false memories fairly easy, psychologists find | Toronto Star
New study bolsters notion that memory is fragile and aggressive police interrogations don’t always serve justice.
Microsoft Azure Now Supports Google’s Kubernetes For Managing Docker Con...
Back in June, Microsoft announced that it would bring support for managing Docker containers with the help of Google's open-source Kubernete
Neuroscience Meets Cryptography: Crypto Primitives Secure Against Rubber...
We present a defense against coercion attacks using the concept of implicit learning from cognitive psychology. We use a carefully crafted c
The U.S. Crackdown on Hackers Is Our New War on Drugs | Wired Opinion | ...
It’s time for the government to learn from its failed 20th century experiment with over-punishment with drugs and start making sensible deci
Moby Not Just Giving Away His New Album For Free On BitTorrent, He's Oka...
The musician Moby has long been an outspoken critic of the old recording industry. He's been a big fan of giving away works for free (and no
Guy Builds Ten Weapons With Products Purchased After Getting Through Air...
If past history is any indication, it seems likely that the little convenience shop on the "air side" of most airports is soon going to be t
A Neuroscientist's Radical Theory of How Networks Become Conscious - Wir...
It's a question that's perplexed philosophers for centuries and scientists for decades: Where does consciousness come from? We know it exist
CAPTCHA Busted? AI Company Claims Break of Internet's Favorite Protectio...
What is CAPTCHA and why should I care? You've already encountered CAPTCHAs if you've ever created an email account with Google, set up a Pay
Wikipedia editors, locked in battle with PR firm, delete 250 accounts
Investigation follows reports that Wiki-PR scored Viacom, Priceline as clients.
WTF with Marc Maron Podcast: Episode 425 - Baratunde Thurston
WTF with Marc Maron Podcast. Comedian Marc Maron is tackling the most complex philosophical question of our day - WTF? He'll get to the bott
MPAA Gets Its Wish: Court Basically Says It Can File Bogus DMCA Takedown...
Well, this is unfortunate. We've been covering a somewhat bizarre, petty legal squabble between two bloggers who have very different views a
Deutsche Telekom Galaxy S III-based SiMKo 3 gets German government nod
German telecommunications company Deutsche Telekom has just revealed that their latest high-security phone, the SiMKo 3, has just been given
Another Reason The NSA Needs To Go: It's Been Doing What It Explicitly W...
One of the key things that people quickly realized after last week's revelation about the NSA putting backdoors into encryption, was that th
The Bullies of Goodreads | Nathan Bransford, Author
Check out this blog post by Nathan Bransford, the author of the Jacob Wonderbar series
Some SecureRandom Thoughts | Android Developers Blog
Posted by Alex Klyubin, Android Security Engineer. The Android security team has been investigating the root cause of the compromise of a bi