tecan November 2, 2018

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Decoding how brain circuits control behavior

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Changes to RNA aid the process of learning and memory

Geek.com – At MIT, Machines Learn Language The Same Way Kids Do

Green Car Congress – ORNL study finds connected and automated vehicles can reduce fuel use by more than 40%

INHABITAT – Dutch couple to drive a solar-powered, 3D-printed vehicle to the South Pole

Thingiverse – Newest Remixes – CR10 precision leveling knob Remix 2

National Vulnerability Database – CVE-2018-12115 (node.js)

National Vulnerability Database – CVE-2018-8469 (edge)

Thingiverse – Newest Remixes – SG-1 Stargate with symbols – Aquarium Edition

Thingiverse – Newest Remixes – Emerging Hands

Thingiverse – Newest Remixes – Indy revolver – re cut

Thingiverse – Newest Remixes – Folding Under Cabinet Banana Hook (Thickened)

Slashdot – New SystemD Vulnerability Discovered

Slashdot – Your Brain Waves Could Soon Replace Passwords Entirely

Slashdot – Can a Robot Learn a Language the Way a Child Does?

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Cancer’s most deadly assassin exists in every cell

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Manganese may finally solve hydrogen fuel cells’ catalyst problem

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Secrets of mighty cancer killing virus unlocked by Otago researchers

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – A fully human system to cultivate skin cells for grafting

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – New quantum criticality discovered in superconductivity

Xbins – libusbfs

Exploits Database by Offensive Security – [local] xorg-x11-server 1.20.3 – Privilege Escalation

Hacker News – Introducing Zink: OpenGL on Vulkan

Hacker News – Domain hacks with unusual Unicode characters

Hacker News – Machine learning spots natural selection at work in human genome

The Hacker News – Windows Built-in Antivirus Gets Secure Sandbox Mode – Turn It ON

The Hacker News – Two New Bluetooth Chip Flaws Expose Millions of Devices to Remote Attacks

Hack a Day – Open Data Cam Combines Camera, GPU, and Neural Network in an Artisanal DIY Cereal Box

Hack a Day – Speak Your WiFi

Hack a Day – Hands on with the Arduino FPGA

Big Think – Carl Sagan on why he liked smoking marijuana

Big Think – Earth used to be purple, new NASA study shows

Big Think – Canada offers pardons to citizens with pot possession charges

Big Think – Canada has legalized marijuana. Here’s why they did it.

Big Think – Leonardo da Vinci could visually flip between dimensions, neuroscientist claims

Big Think – Nose-breathing boosts memory, study finds

New Scientist – – New Scientist – The Higgs boson may have stopped the early universe from collapsing

Nano Patents and Innovations – New Composite Material Can Cool Itself Down Under Extreme Temperatures

Nano Patents and Innovations – Building a Fly Brain in a Computer

OSNews – IBM acquires Red Hat

Big Think – Magic mushrooms evolved to scramble insect brains, send them on wild trips

Hack a Day – Teardown: Sony’s New Aibo goes Under the Knife

Hack a Day – Robot + Trumpet = Sad Trombone.mp3

Hack a Day – Paper Airplane Database has the Wright Stuff

Hack a Day – DIY Tuning Capacitors from Washers and 3D-Printed Parts

Hack a Day – Piano Genie Trained a Neural Net to Play 88-Key Piano with 8 Arcade Buttons

Hack a Day – Brain Cell Electronics Explains Wetware Computing Power

Hacker News – IBM Nears Deal to Acquire Software Maker Red Hat

Ars Technica – GitHub is now officially a part of Microsoft

Ars Technica – Japanese auction reveals Nintendo’s first Wii remote—for the GameCube

Hack a Day – Dollar Store Helping Hands for Soldering

Hack a Day – Wave-Powered Glider Delivers Your Message In A Bottle

Hack a Day – Jump into AI with a Neural Network of your Own

Hack a Day – A Multifunction ESP8266 Smartwatch

National Vulnerability Database – CVE-2018-13259 (ubuntu_linux, zsh)

National Vulnerability Database – CVE-2018-0502 (ubuntu_linux, zsh)

Slashdot – Trivial Bug In X.Org Server Gives Root Permissions On Linux, BSD Systems

SecurityFocus Vulnerabilities – Vuln: systemd CVE-2018-15688 Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

SecurityFocus Vulnerabilities – Vuln: cURL CVE-2018-1000300 Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Exploits Database by Offensive Security – [remote] libSSH – Authentication Bypass

The Register – F5: Don’t panic but anyone can log into our load balancers, thanks to libssh’s credentials-optional security goof

The Register – Samsung claims key-value Z-SSD will be fastest flash ever

Slashdot – New Windows Zero-Day Bug Helps Delete Any File, Exploit Available

Slashdot – IBM Researchers Teach Pac-Man To Do No Harm

New Scientist – – New Scientist – Gravitational waves from black hole pairs could act like tractor beams

New Scientist – – New Scientist – AI designed these Halloween masks and they are absolutely terrifying

New Scientist – – New Scientist – Zapping liquid metal makes it move in a way that can power wheels

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Electrical enhancement: Engineers speed up electrons in semiconductors

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – 3D-printed lithium-ion batteries

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Carbon fiber can store energy in the body of a vehicle

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – 3D-printed supercapacitor electrode breaks records in lab tests

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Web-based open source dashboard of North Pole

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – New drug combination destroys chemo-resistant blood cancer

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Monitoring electromagnetic signals in the brain with MRI

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – How to mass produce cell-sized robots

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – ‘Himalayan gold’ on the brink

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Liverwort could prove to be more medically effective than cannabis, research suggests

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – New CRISPR tool opens up more of the genome for editing

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Can tiny doses of magic mushrooms unlock creativity?

The Hacker News – LibSSH Flaw Allows Hackers to Take Over Servers Without Password

The Hacker News – Hacker Discloses New Windows Zero-Day Exploit On Twitter

Hacker News – Eugene Shoemaker Is Still the Only Man Buried on the Moon

Hacker News – Pine64 is Working on a Linux Smartphone Running KDE Plasma

Slashdot – Ubuntu Linux 18.10 ‘Cosmic Cuttlefish’ Arrives

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