Evidence of Russian malware found on US electrical company laptop

A utilities company in Vermont has detected evidence of Russian malware, according to a report this evening from The Washington Post, which cited anonymous US officials. The code is said to be connected to a Russian hacking outfit the US government has named Grizzly Steppe. Russian malware was found on one laptop not connected to(…)


Get the Lowdown On 100+ Ingredients Commonly Found On Nutrition Labels

Nutrition labels have long been notoriously difficult to decipher. The U.S. government has made some steps in the right direction, but there’s still plenty of confusion when it comes to some of the terms used on product packaging. This visual guide will help you understand what most of those chemical ingredients are actually for. Read(…)

Deadspin Cardell Hayes Found Guilty Of Manslaughter For Killing Will Smith | Jezebel Chris Christie

Deadspin Cardell Hayes Found Guilty Of Manslaughter For Killing Will Smith | Jezebel Chris Christie Declined Several Positions in the Trump Administration | Sploid Repairing a $ 30,000 Tire Is an Insanely Complicated and Satisfying Experience | The Slot Trump Says He Doesn’t Need Daily Intelligence Briefings Because He’s ‘You Know, Like, a Smart Person’ | Read more… Lifehacker


AirPods and the Iris Engine: talking to the lawyer who thinks he found Apple’s secret trademarks

If you read enough tech news, you’re sure to see upcoming gadgets and features get leaked through regulatory filings, patent applications, and trademarks well ahead of their intended announcement. No company is immune to this, but Apple has largely avoided it — maybe until now. Trademark attorney Brian Conroy claims to have dug up a(…)


The European Space Agency has found its missing Philae comet lander

The European Space Agency’s Rosetta mission has finally found its Philae lander, nearly two years after the vehicle became the first ever to land on a comet. The mission team has struggled to locate the lander since that historic touchdown, and communications with Philae have been sparse to non-existent. But less than a month before the(…)