‘Wheel of Fortune’ brings NASA technology to Season 40

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Cutting edge-technology used on Mars is now reaching a new audience, and in a completely unexpected way. On September 12, “Wheel of Fortune” will premiere its 40th season and reveal a brand-new version of its iconic puzzleboard, which contestants review to guess phrases that are revealed letter by letter. The […]

WordPress Drops Security Support for Older Installations

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WordPress announced a three month warning that it is halting all security updates for older installations, versions 3.7- 4.0. The affected installations will display a permanent notice that cannot be dismissed. Out of Date WordPress Installations WordPress versions 3.7 – 4.0 will no longer receive security updates beginning on December […]

“Kids are people too!” | MIT News

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Professor Hal Abelson has dedicated his career to making information technology more accessible to all and empowering people — kids, in particular — through computer science. But his storied career in computer science began with Abelson coming to MIT in 1969 to pursue his interest in mathematics. “The thing I […]

Tech tool offers police ‘mass surveillance on a budget’

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By GARANCE BURKE and JASON DEAREN September 2, 2022 GMT https://apnews.com/article/technology-police-government-surveillance-d395409ef5a8c6c3f6cdab5b1d0e27ef Local law enforcement agencies from suburban Southern California to rural North Carolina have been using an obscure cellphone tracking tool, at times without search warrants, that gives them the power to follow people’s movements months back in time, according […]