The researchers examined LastPass and four other Web-based managers and found critical defects in all of them. The worst of the bugs allowed an attacker to remotely siphon plaintext passcodes out of users’ wallets with no outward sign that anything was amiss.
Maybe Android Wear will be useful enough to become indispensable in six months. Maybe the Moto 360 will strike a balance between semi-useful-thing and fashion accessory that hits a mass-market nerve. Right now, though, these watches are like their predecessors in that their promise is greater than their real-world utility. I might miss a couple things about the Gear Live when I take it off my wrist and ship it back to Google, but it’s not going to be difficult to part with.
The female impressions are particularly impressive.
This whole Facebook research thing is pretty interesting. Here’s a couple of other articles that discuss whether or not this really was a big deal:
Great write-up about San Antonio’s win by Zach Lowe. What I loved most about the win was Pop’s reaction on the bench. It must have been amazing for him to watch the perfect machine that he created eviscerate a team as dangerous as the Heat. It’s one thing to have what you think is the idea of the perfect team defence and offence in your head; it’s a completely different thing to be able to get 12 men to completely buy in to that idea and execute it flawlessly. And it’s a totally absolutely different thing, after getting that buy in, to have it all actually work exactly as you dreamed it would. These finals were an amazing achievement.
The Million Jobs Plan is actually the 800k Jobs Plan because of a basic calculation error.
$1 of every $2 Americans spend is on real estate and transportation. It doesn’t have to be that way.
A stock market crash of 20% or more is coming. We all know it. Of course, it might not happen until the stock market triples first. So what do we do about it? It’s hard to believe that the right thing to do is nothing at all.
While actual abandonment would not happen for many years (we’re talking centuries), the studies warned that our actions now are irrevocable and will lock in these future sea level rises. In other words, our descendants will be dealing with irreversible damage that we are committing today.
Johnny Miller and Jack Nicklaus were playing Jack’s new Course, Harbor Shores. Miller, lying 102′ out, was preparing to chip while on the 10th green. Nicklaus told Miller he didn’t want a divot on the new green. Johnny claimed he had no choice but to chip it. Jack disagreed.