Month: October 2016

NoNotifications Indicator 0.9 Released With New Features

NoNotifications is an Ubuntu indicator for temporarily suppressing NotifyOSD (which is used by Unity) notifications. This can be useful for presentations, when working, and so on, to prevent unwanted notifications. The indicator was completely rewritten recently, bringing some new features. With the new version, there’s an …

Intel debuts Atom E3900 Series for IoT

  The processor has been developed to offer greater power and stability Intel has announced its latest range of Atom Processors, designed specifically to bring IoT devices to life and power automotive experiences. The Intel Atom Processor E3900 Series uses 14-nanometer silicon technology to ensure it …

Was Mirai malware behind Dyn DDoS attack?

  IoT-powered malware may have caused Twitter, Spotify & Reddit outage Mirai, the botnet malware that was made open source at the beginning of this month, was allegedly behind the DDoS attack that took out Twitter, Github and Spotify, among others, on Friday. The attack, which …

Intel Haswell chips open to malware flaw

  The vulnerability applies to Haswell chips installed in Linux, Windows, Android and iOS Researchers from the universities of Binghamton and California claim to have found that Intel Haswell microprocessors running on Linux, Windows, Android and Apple’s iOS and MacOS have a vulnerability that could leave …