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The following is a list of all entries from the Computer category.

A surge of sites and apps are exhausting your CPU to mine cryptocurrency

The latest examples came on Monday with the revelation from antivirus provider Trend Micro that at least two Android apps with as many as 50,000 downloads from Google Play were recently caught putting crypto miners inside a hidden browser window. The miners caused phones running the apps to run JavaScript hosted on, a site [...]

Elon Musk Donates $10M to Keep AI From Turning Evil

ELON MUSK IS worried that artificial intelligence research could go wrong—very wrong. This may seem unexpected, coming as it does from the architect of the conceptual high-speed transportation system Hyperloop, and the CEO of such moonshot-seeking companies as SpaceX and Tesla Motors. But Musk is so committed to this point of view that on Thursday, [...]

A 22-year-old who lives with his parents stopped the worldwide malware hack by registering a domain for $10.69

The “accidental hero” who halted the global spread of an unprecedented ransomware attack by registering a garbled domain name hidden in the malware has warned the attack could be rebooted. The ransomware used in Friday’s attack wreaked havoc on organizations including FedEx and Telefónica, as well as the UK’s National Health Service, where operations were [...]

GE General Electric Hired Agent Smith of ‘The Matrix’ For Connected hospitals

IBM Watson: Smartest Machine ever built – Documentary