AI Maxers Thrilled with Trump’s Vice President Pick JD Vance
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AI Maxers Thrilled with Trump’s Vice President Pick JD Vance

AI maxers coming out in support of Vance and Trump more than they already have is not surprising given their libertarian bent.
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Leaked Docs Show What Phones Cellebrite Can (and Can’t) Unlock
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Leaked Docs Show What Phones Cellebrite Can (and Can’t) Unlock

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I Tried to Vape the Internet
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I Tried to Vape the Internet

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Police Really Want a Cybertruck, Email Shows
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Police Really Want a Cybertruck, Email Shows

The Anaheim Police Department said it wanted to be the first department with a Cybertruck, according to an internal email obtained by 404 Media. But the company advertising the modified vehicles hasn’t actually made one yet, the police said.
Podcast: The Worst Telecom Breach Ever
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Podcast: The Worst Telecom Breach Ever

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AI Maxers Thrilled with Trump’s Vice President Pick JD Vance
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AI Maxers Thrilled with Trump’s Vice President Pick JD Vance

AI maxers coming out in support of Vance and Trump more than they already have is not surprising given their libertarian bent.
Dunking on J.D. Vance’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ Is ‘Unusual Behavior,’ Goodreads Says
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Dunking on J.D. Vance’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ Is ‘Unusual Behavior,’ Goodreads Says

Goodreads attempts to protect Vance's "poverty porn" memoir from review-bombing, now that he's the vice presidential candidate.
Sticker Mule in Marketing Email: ‘Donald Trump Was Shot … Btw, get 1 Shirt for $4 (normally $19)’
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Sticker Mule in Marketing Email: ‘Donald Trump Was Shot … Btw, get 1 Shirt for $4 (normally $19)’

Artists, bands, and small businesses are vowing to never use the company again, and have been posting links to competitors.
'AI Employees' Managed Through HR Software Is a Capitalist Fever Dream
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'AI Employees' Managed Through HR Software Is a Capitalist Fever Dream

Lattice’s now-canceled software would have allowed AI bots to be onboarded, trained, and evaluated “just as any person would be.”
FBI Gains Access to Suspected Trump Shooter’s Password Locked Phone
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FBI Gains Access to Suspected Trump Shooter’s Password Locked Phone

The FBI announced on Monday it had successfully gained access to the phone used by Thomas Matthew Crooks, the suspected shooter in the attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump.
Inside the Face Fraud Factory
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Inside the Face Fraud Factory

An underground site is selling videos and photos of real people to bypass selfie checks for online services. In essence, these individuals have been turned into stock models for services specifically designed for fraud.
DDoSecrets Mirrors Wikileaks Data After Assange Plea Deal
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DDoSecrets Mirrors Wikileaks Data After Assange Plea Deal

Distributed Denial of Secrets, the de facto heir to Wikileaks, has now mirrored data Wikileaks previously published to ensure it stays available.