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hardware : the physical components (as electronic and electrical devices) of a vehicle (as a spacecraft) or an apparatus (as a computer) — Webster
Computer hardware are component devices which are typically installed into or peripheral to a computer case to create a personal computer upon which system software is installed including a firmware interface such as a BIOS and an operating system supporting application software that performs the operator’s desired functions. Operating systems usually communicate with devices through hardware buses by using software device drivers. — Wikipedia
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How Hacked Water Heaters Could Trigger Mass...
on August 14, 2018 at 8:16 pm
When the cybersecurity industry warns about the nightmare of hackers causing blackouts, the scenario they describe typically entails an elite team of hackers breaking into the inner sanctum of a power utility to start flipping switches. […]
Banks and Retailers Are Tracking How You Type,...
on August 14, 2018 at 8:07 pm
When you're browsing a website and the mouse cursor disappears, it might be a computer glitch—or it might be a deliberate test to find out who you are. […]
The Most Terrifying Device Hacks from This Year's...
on August 14, 2018 at 6:00 pm
Def Con, one of the most prominent annual hacking conferences in the world, was held in Las Vegas over the weekend. […]
Why AI Researchers Shouldn't Turn Their Backs on...
on August 14, 2018 at 5:28 pm
More than 2,400 AI researchers recently signed a pledge promising not to build so-called autonomous weapons—systems that would decide on their own whom to kill. […]
We Are Merging With Robots. That's a Good Thing.
on August 14, 2018 at 4:30 pm
Here are some things that are true today: […]