Old Bay Seasoning Tracked Down This Woman Because of Her Wi-Fi Network's Name
A Brooklyn woman set up her Wi-Fi network, named it "oldbayseasoning," and never thought of it again. Five years later, the company started looking for her.
These Legit-Looking iPhone Lightning Cables Will Hijack Your Computer
It looks like an Apple lightning cable. It works like an Apple lightning cable. But it will give an attacker a way to remotely tap into your computer.
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Extremely Offline Teen Broke into Sleeping Family's Home to Get Online
He apparently had run out of data.
MIT Device Uses Wi-Fi to ‘See’ Through Walls and Track Your Movements
Researchers have been working on this technology since the 70s, and it’s getting more precise.
The 5G Network Probably Won’t Be Good Enough for Self-Driving Cars
Car-to-car meshnets could enable self-driving cars where there’s no internet.
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How to Protect Yourself from the Wi-Fi Pineapple
On today's episode of 'The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast,' we discuss how to guard against a sophisticated, yet easy-to-execute form of hacking.
How to Use Public WiFi Without Getting Hacked
If you must use it, here’s how to stay safe.
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Do Wi-Fi and Cell Service Belong in Our National Parks?
Yellowstone National Park wants to go 4G, and some environmentalists aren’t happy.
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Controlling Computers With Our Mind is Getting Easier...Slowly
MindDesktop is an order of magnitude faster than other mind control PC interfaces.
Why It Takes So Damn Long to Connect to a Wi-Fi Network
Researchers offer an explanation for and solution to that annoying wait for an access point to actually connect.
Soon WiFi Will Be Able To Tell Not Just Where You Are, But If You're Breathing
New experiments demonstrate indoor WiFi positioning down to a single centimeter.
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How Scared Should I Be of the Internet of Things?
Will the robot uprising start in our kitchens?