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YouTube videos are like today’s candid camera: they can be fun, educational, and, sometimes, a window into someone else’s most embarrassing moments. But videos we watch could just as easily flip the tables and allow intrusions into our own lives. How? By containing secret instructions capable of triggering voice-recognition tools on our smartphones. It just […]

Congratulations, parent. Your kids survived the first few weeks of the new school year. Or did they? You may want to take a closer look. Some grumbling and transition fatigue is acceptable the first week or two of school. But those yawns and heavy eyes going into the third or fourth week? Well, those may […]

“Florals for Spring, groundbreaking.” There are few movie quotes that continue to resonate as much as the line delivered by Meryl Streep’s character in the modern classic “The Devil Wears Prada”. The line sparked memes galore, poked fun at the showy culture surrounding fashion, and mocked the pressure our society places on keeping up with […]

Hace años, los hologramas eran considerados cosa de ciencia ficción. Las cosas han cambiado. En tiempos recientes, hemos pasado de ver a nuestros queridos iconos culturales ya fallecidos aparecer en escenarios en premiaciones musicales, a ver Directores Ejecutivos asistir grandes reuniones como hologramas. Obviamente, nuestra capacidad de protegernos mediante la realidad virtual en todo el […]

Years ago, holograms were considered science-fiction. Things have changed. Within recent memory, we’ve gone from seeing well-loved, but deceased, cultural icons appearing onstage at music awards, to CEOs attending big meetings in holographic form. Obviously, our ability to project ourselves through virtual reality across the globe has evolved. But so are the security consequences of […]