cloud

Opinion

Streaming and Cloud Computing Endanger Modding and Game Preservation

Services like Google's Stadia seem convenient, but they could completely change the past and future of video games.
Rich Whitehouse
11 hours ago
AWS

‘BuckHacker’ Search Engine Lets You Easily Dig Through Exposed Amazon Servers

This makes searching through leaky Amazon Web Services servers much easier.
Joseph Cox
2.14.18
Internet Insecurity

Why Security Experts Are Pissed That ‘1Password’ Is Pushing Users to the Cloud

1Password is moving away from its one-time license, local storage option, and security researchers are not happy about it.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
7.10.17
encrypt all the things

Apple Is Trying To Make Your iMessages Even More Private

Apple wants to make its cloud as secure and private as its devices, starting with iMessage.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.9.17
Inside our infrastructure

The Cloud As Art

Three artists are on a mission to document the beauty of our internet’s infrastructure.
Ben Sullivan
3.1.17
Internet

Why It Takes So Damn Long to Connect to a Wi-Fi Network

Researchers offer an explanation for and solution to that annoying wait for an access point to actually connect.
Michael Byrne
1.23.17
nasa

There's a Giant Cloud on a Collision Course With the Milky Way

At 11,000 light years long and 2,500 light years wide, Smith’s Cloud is not your average ball of vapor.
Becky Ferreira
10.9.16
beef

The Internet of Cows Is Real

Cloud computing meets animal husbandry.
Michael Byrne
4.10.16
Apple

Apple Can Still See Your iMessages If You Enable iCloud

Apple's privacy game is strong, but only if you avoid the cloud.
Janus Kopfstein
1.22.16
Photos

Apple's New Photo Patent Detects Your Friend's Face and Sends Them the Snaps

But wait, there's more!
Jordan Pearson
8.13.15
Motherboard Blog

When This Amazon Data Center Sneezed, Instagram, Vine, and Others Got Sick

How could such disparate services all get hit at once? A preemptive strike from the Syrian Electronic Army? Anonymous putting its foot (their feet?) down to end brunch-related photography?
Ben Richmond
8.26.13
Motherboard Blog

As The Cloud Descends, Can Google Music Beta Make it Rain?

Yesterday Google announced "Music Beta":http://music.google.com/about. It’s essentially a service that allows to you upload your personal music collection to the cloud so you can stream it anywhere on any device when you please; keeping the media and...
Tobias "Inofaith" Heemskerk
5.11.11
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