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Child Predators Mine Twitch to Prey on Kids

Some churches across the United States are using invasive phone-monitoring technology in efforts to discourage “sinful” behavior, a WIRED investigation revealed this week. The churches are using a series of apps, dubbed “shameware,” that track…



Jamf Pro now lets IT admins manage AWS Mac instances

Jamf has teamed up with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to introduce new tools that let IT admins using Jamf Pro enroll virtual EC2 Macs when they are provisioned via the AWS portal. It means even virtual…


A New, Disposable Paper Battery Has Been Developed

The researchers believe that their invention could reduce the negative environmental impact of disposable, low-power electronics. The battery is water-activated and could be applied to a broad range of single-use electronic devices. A proof-of-concept study published…


Iran’s Internet Shutdown Hides a Deadly Crackdown

Iran started shutting the internet down on September 19 as protests around Amini’s death gained momentum. Since then, multiple internet-monitoring organizations, including Kentik, Netblocks, Cloudflare, and the Open Observatory of Network Interference, have documented the…