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Intel's SGX blown wide open by, you guessed it, a speculative execution attack
Another day, another speculative execution-based attack. Data protected by Intel's SGX—data that's meant to be protected even from a malicious or hacked kernel—can be read by an attacker thanks to leaks enabled by speculative execution.
No, you don't want a first-gen 5G smartphone
5G smartphones are still months away, but the carriers are already shouting about their fresh new handsets. Sprint joined the 5G hype club today, announcing it's working with LG on a special device to usher in its fifth-generation cellular network next ...
Scientists find way to make mineral which can remove CO2 from atmosphere
Scientists have found a rapid way of producing magnesite, a mineral which stores carbon dioxide. If this can be developed to an industrial scale, it opens the door to removing CO2 from the atmosphere for long-term storage, thus countering the global ...
2019 Ford Ranger configurator launches, starts at $25395
It feels like a decade has passed since Ford announced that the midsize Ranger pickup would return to the US. Now that dealers can finally open their books for preorders, Ford finally saw fit to tell us how much the thing will cost. The 2019 Ford ...
The Chance to Fly SpaceX's New Crew Dragon Is a Dream Come True for Astronauts
HAWTHORNE, Calif. — The first crewed flight of SpaceX's new astronaut taxi is less than a year away, and its participants can't wait to get off the ground. SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule is slated to fly veteran NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug ...
Google Pixel XL users say Android 9 Pie causes quick-charging problems [Updated]
Despite a lengthy beta period that lasted around fives months, it seems Android 9 Pie managed to ship with a few bugs. As first noticed by Android Police, Pixel XL owners are saying that updating to Google's latest mobile OS is causing problems with ...
Best smartwatches for Android you can buy [August 2018]
With new hardware and software options that continue to get better and better, there's no time like now to buy a smartwatch. While iOS users are pretty limited in what they could buy, Android users have too many choices to count. Not sure where to ...
Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with 16 bug fixes ahead of October 2018 Update
Microsoft today released a new preview for PCs with 16 bug fixes. This build is from the RS5 branch, which represents the Windows 10 update the company plans to release later this year (likely in October 2018). The company is also releasing builds from ...
NASA's Mars Opportunity rover, $400M spacecraft, missing in Martian dust storm for 2 months
For over two months, there has been no sign of NASA's Mars Opportunity rover. The car-sized space machine, worth a whopping $400 million, signed offline as it disappeared inside a massive Martian dust storm on June 10. A team of scientists at NASA's ...
Oppo's latest phone has the best notch yet
Oppo has announced the F9, a phone with a notch that actually looks pretty great. Seriously, look at it — it's smaller and less obtrusive than even the Essential Phone's, with a speaker sleekly integrated into the top edge of the phone. It doesn't ...