21 February 2018

Watch Depeche Mode live on TV in 1982

On November 24, 1982, Depeche Mode, touring Europe for their second album “A Broken Frame,” performed on the Swedish television show Casablanca. (via r/ObscureMedia) Genuinely impressive work from Everybody Deserves […]
20 February 2018

Make your own Alexa-controlled toilet

Inspired by the $6,000 Alexa-controlled toilet at CES, Jonathan Gleich hacked together his own one-tenth the cost. The base of this smart throne is the Brondell Swash 1400 Luxury Bidet […]
20 February 2018

Prince out to reclaim throne Down Under

IMMANUEL Naidjala will aim to resurrect his career when he steps into the ring on Saturday in Melbourne, but he faces a tough opponent in the unbeaten Australian, Jason Moloney. […]
20 February 2018

Mengo’s sporting legacy continues

WITH her playing career now nearing its end, Namibian hockey captain Maggy Mengo believes the team is well placed to build on its recent successes at the Indoor Hockey World […]
20 February 2018

AI ripe for exploitation, experts warn

21 February 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The threat of AI is real and many of the technologies are already developed, warn 26 leading experts Drones turned into […]
20 February 2018

Why Artificial Intelligence Researchers Should Be More Paranoid

Life has gotten more convenient since 2012, when breakthroughs in machine learning triggered the ongoing frenzy of investment in artificial intelligence. Speech recognition works most of the time, for example, […]
20 February 2018

Since 1998, using your own property has required regulatory permission and the ability to make your own jailbreaking tools from scratch

In Did Congress Really Expect Us to Whittle Our Own Personal Jailbreaking Tools? — a new post on EFF’s Deeplinks blog — I describe the bizarre, unfair and increasingly salient […]
20 February 2018

Disputed Stormont ‘deal’ pages leaked

The parties disagree on whether a power-sharing agreement was on the table before the talks collapsed.
20 February 2018

Chelsea 1-1 Barcelona

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi scores an equaliser to deny Chelsea a famous victory in the first leg of their last-16 Champions League tie.
20 February 2018

Syria war: ‘250 killed’ in Eastern Ghouta bombardment

The death toll from two days of government bombing in the Eastern Ghouta is said to be 250.