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Tesla Lawsuit

Elon Musk Calls Tesla Leaker a 'Horrible Human Being' in Heated Email Exchange

Emails between the Tesla CEO and fired employee show the men beefing in private.
Sarah Emerson
6.21.18
Emails From Elon

Elon Musk Sends Company-Wide Email About Tesla Saboteur and ‘Outside Forces’

The Tesla CEO told employees that someone within the company has been committing corporate espionage.
Sarah Emerson
6.19.18
Internet Insecurity

People Are Freaking Out That PGP Is ‘Broken’—But You Shouldn’t Be Using It Anyway

Hackers that can intercept your encrypted emails, or steal your emails from your computer or a server, may be able to decrypt them taking advantage of new vulnerabilities found in the way some email clients treat HTML.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
5.14.18
circle back

The New Gmail Update Will Not Fix Your Nightmare Life

The new Gmail update is great. The only problem is that you're still going to get a lot of emails.
Emanuel Maiberg
4.25.18
Internet Insecurity

Google’s Confusing Gmail Security Alert Looks Exactly Like a Phishing Attempt

Security researchers say the legitimate email is training people to have bad email hygiene.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
1.16.18
Tedium

The Wildly Popular Christmas Game That Got Mistaken for Spyware

How 'Elf Bowling,' the incredibly popular viral game from 1999, became an early victim of what we might now call “fake news.”
Ernie Smith
12.26.17
Tedium

The 80s Software Program That Made Email Famous

Even as die-hard Eudora users held on, it couldn’t. Did we lose something great?
Ernie Smith
12.6.17
Internet Insecurity

Gmail vs ProtonMail: Which is More Secure?

Which email provider is more suited for the paranoid user?
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.19.17
gone phishin

New Bitcoin Scam Targets Hurricane Irma Anxiety

This sucks.
Jordan Pearson
9.13.17
Complaints

'No-Reply' Email Addresses Are a Plague

"If you’re allowed to send me an email, I’m allowed to send you an email."
Michael Byrne
8.28.17
Internet Insecurity

Senator Asks DHS To Enable Email Security Feature to Prevent Phishing

Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden continues his crusade to get US government agencies to adopt basic cybersecurity hygiene.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
7.18.17
malware

This Worm Virus Forced Windows Users to Watch 'Homestar Runner'

404 DooDoo Error.
Samantha Cole
7.17.17