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Reports Say Hackers May Have Obtained Bank PINs In Target Breach

Reports Say Hackers May Have Obtained Bank PINs In Target Breach | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
The massive credit and debit card security breach at Target may have also compromised customers bank PINs, or personal identification numbers.
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A visual history of the Apollo missions

A visual history of the Apollo missions | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
When NASA's astronauts went into space, they took a 70mm Hasselblad camera with them, taking more than 17,000 photos over the course of 13 missions. That includes iconic shots like the famous...
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Growing up we had NASA to be proud of. Now we have the NSA.

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Apple Mac Pro review (2013): small, fast and in a league of its own

Apple Mac Pro review (2013): small, fast and in a league of its own | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
It would be an understatement to say that Apple's Mac Pro workstation was getting a little long in the tooth. As of summer 2012, it was missing Apple's
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Galaxy S4 Security Vulnerability Discovered

Galaxy S4 Security Vulnerability Discovered | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
The flaw, which a Ph.D. student discovered during unrelated testing, is in Samsung’s new KNOX security system, the company’s mobile management platform for enterprises which includes mobile device management options, application security functions,...
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How Astronauts Nearly Missed Taking the Iconic Earthrise Photo on Christmas Eve, 1968

How Astronauts Nearly Missed Taking the Iconic Earthrise Photo on Christmas Eve, 1968 | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Somebody get me the damn color film!
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Snowden: 'Mission Accomplished'

Snowden: 'Mission Accomplished' | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden says his mission is "already accomplished," after revealing details of the NSA's surveillance programs.

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Target hackers try new ways to use stolen card data

Target hackers try new ways to use stolen card data | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
The techniques used by hackers to access credit and debit card data from Target shoppers suggests that the cyber crooks have found a troubling new way to stay ahead of the latest fraud detection processes.
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Staples: Don't Cut Part-Time Hours Because of Obamacare!

Staples: Don't Cut Part-Time Hours Because of Obamacare! | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
I am writing this petition as an anonymous person, as I fear my employer will persecute me if they knew my identity. My trust in the company I work...
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evasi0n iOS 7.x Jailbreak - official website of the evad3rs

evasi0n iOS 7.x Jailbreak - official website of the evad3rs | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Offical website of evasi0n iOS 7.0-7.0.4 jailbreak by the evad3rs
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Apple Inc iPad 6 Pro Release Rumors 12.9 Inch Screen

Apple Inc iPad 6 Pro Release Rumors 12.9 Inch Screen | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
  As a self-declared tablet fiend, this writer loves her tabbies! From the iPad mini, Lenovo Tab, ASUS MeMO and Google Nexus 7 - each of these tablets have a special place within a fiend's heart an...
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Thanks to The Today Show; You Can Save Up to $150 on Your Dream Moto X | Androidheadlines.com

Thanks to The Today Show; You Can Save Up to $150 on Your Dream Moto X | Androidheadlines.com | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Many of you might remember the unfortunate Cyber Monday sale from Motorola that resulted in a rescheduling of sorts of their originally planned sale. Well,
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Will Obama's legacy be stained by technology scandals?

Will Obama's legacy be stained by technology scandals? | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
In 2008, the image of a presidential hopeful glued to his BlackBerry was something novel in American politics. Today, in a world of iPhones and smartwatches, it looks out of date.
In his two terms...
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Here Is Edward Snowden's Christmas Message

Here Is Edward Snowden's Christmas Message | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
His basic message is against mass surveillance, and he goes full Orwell: "A child born today will ... never know what it means to have a private moment ..."
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LOOK: Christmas Around The World

LOOK: Christmas Around The World | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Christmas is upon us, and around the world people are gathering together to celebrate the birth of Christ. From the Philippines to Paris, from the Vatican to Venezuela, Christmas is here!
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Tim Cook tells employees Apple has 'big plans' for 2014 that 'customers are going to love'

Tim Cook tells employees Apple has 'big plans' for 2014 that 'customers are going to love' | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
This morning, Apple CEO Tim Cook sent a lengthy memo to employees as a reflection of the soon-ending 2013 and the upcoming year of 2014, according to multiple sources. In the letter, Tim Cook discu...
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Galaxy S4, Patent Woes, and Curved Displays: Samsung's Year in Review

Galaxy S4, Patent Woes, and Curved Displays: Samsung's Year in Review | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
It was another banner year for Samsung, which further expanded its Galaxy lineup, and experimented with flexible, curved, and ultra high-definition displays.
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Lightbulbs As You Know Them Are About To Change Forever

Lightbulbs As You Know Them Are About To Change Forever | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
From Mother Nature Network's Matt Hickman: Consumer lighting giant Osram Sylvania has just released the 2013 edition of its Socket Survey — considered “an industry benchmark” and “the only nationwide measure of public attitudes about...
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Beyond Ballmer: meet Microsoft’s top CEO candidates

Beyond Ballmer: meet Microsoft’s top CEO candidates | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Microsoft is on the verge of massive change. CEO Steve Ballmer has announced his retirement, and the software giant doesn’t have an immediate replacement waiting in the wings. After 38 years with...
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Good Poor, Bad Poor

Good Poor, Bad Poor | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
In Congress, two actions have nothing to do with bringing spending into line, and everything to do with a view that the poor are morally inferior.
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iOS 7 Untethered Jailbreak Now Available | TechCrunch

iOS 7 Untethered Jailbreak Now Available | TechCrunch | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
A team of iOS programmers called Evasi0n have jailbroken that latest iPhone/iPod/iPad operating system, iOS 7.0.4. Jailbreaking allows uses to install..
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Critics: NSA agent co-chairing key crypto standards body should be removed

Critics: NSA agent co-chairing key crypto standards body should be removed | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
There's an elephant in the room at the Internet Engineering Task Force.
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AT&T follows Verizon's lead, will start publishing law enforcement request data in early 2014

AT&T follows Verizon's lead, will start publishing law enforcement request data in early 2014 | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Never let it be said that AT&T and Verizon don't follow each other's leads. Just one day after Verizon announced it would start publishing a semiannual transparency report that details all of the...
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How much did NSA pay to put a backdoor in RSA crypto? Try $10m – report

How much did NSA pay to put a backdoor in RSA crypto? Try $10m – report | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Latest Snowden claims: Flawed encryption tech switched on by default in exchange for cash
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Every Android Phone, Ranked

Every Android Phone, Ranked | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
There are something like one million Android phones for every person on the planet right now (plus or minus one). Most of them suck. Many are great. Here's the definitive list that tells you which is which.
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