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The SolarWinds hackers aren’t back—they never went away

Enlarge / "And people reliably click on these emails? Really?"Kremlin official photoThe Russian hackers who breached SolarWinds IT management software to compromise a slew of...

Colonial Pipeline paid a $5 million ransom—and kept a vicious cycle turning

EnlargeSean Rayford | Getty ImagesNearly a week after a ransomware attack led Colonial Pipeline to halt fuel distribution on the East Coast, reports emerged on...

Why Amy Klobuchar just wrote 600 pages on antitrust

Enlarge / Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.)Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesTo promote her new book, Antitrust: Taking on Monopoly Power from the Gilded Age to the...

The humble shrub that’s predicting a terrible fire season

EnlargeBryant Baker, Los Padres ForestWatchIf you’re kind of judgmental when it comes to plants, you might describe the chamise plant as “meh.” Technically it’s a...

Vaccine FOMO is real. Here’s how to deal with it

EnlargeMichael Ciaglo | Getty ImagesIt's late on a Tuesday night, and you’re running through your usual routine. You go through your social media, blocking everyone...

New York lawmaker wants to ban police use of armed robots

EnlargeMichael Cohen | Getty ImagesNew York City councilmember Ben Kallos says he "watched in horror" last month when city police responded to a hostage situation...

Facebook finally explains its mysterious new wrist wearable

Enlarge / Facebook is developing a wrist-worn wearable that senses nerve activity that controls your hands and fingers. The design could enable new types of...

The AI research paper was real. The “co-author” wasn’t

EnlargeGetty Images David Cox, the co-director of a prestigious artificial intelligence lab in Cambridge, Massachusetts, was scanning an online computer science bibliography in December when...

As coronavirus variants spread, the US struggles to keep up

EnlargeBing Guan | Bloomberg | Getty Images Across the United States, the coronavirus is in retreat. The pandemic is still raging, mind you, with more...

France ties Russia’s Sandworm to a multiyear hacking spree

Enlarge / The logo of the French national cybersecurity agency Agence Nationale de la securite des systemes d'information(ANSSI) taken at ANSSI headquarters in Paris.Eric Piermont...

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