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Augmented Reality Explorer Steve Mann Assaulted At Parisian McDonald’s

You deserve a break today, indeed. Augmented reality pioneer Steve Mann visited a Parisian McDonald's with his family earlier this month. Mann has a system called the <a target="_blank" href="http://w

Google Urges Iranian Users To Re-Secure Gmail Accounts After Attacks

Google is advising users in Iran to take specific steps in order to re-secure their Gmail accounts after last week's reveal of the man-in-the-middle attacks that targeted Iranian users. The attackers

Microsoft Word vulnerability confirmed

A vulnerability found in Microsoft’s Jet Database Engine — the engine that shares data between Microsoft Office products and other apps — has been confirmed by Microsoft to be the ar

New Attack Targets Routers and Cellphones, 100 Percent Successful

Batten down your hatches, routers, and cellphones because a security researcher is poised to demonstrate a method of breaking into and running malicious software on a range of consumer electronic devi