Cothority to Apple: Let’s make secret backdoors impossible

(credit: Tim Ellis) Cothority, a new software project designed to make secret backdoored software updates nearly impossible, is offering to help Apple ensure that any secret court orders to backdoor its software cannot escape public scrutiny. Currently, when Apple or any software maker issues a software update, they sign...
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5 housing communities changing the way we live

 Living communities and the people who build them are unique, but they share many common threads: a mix of private and community spaces, a set of shared rules and a commitment to friendliness and warmth rather than the anonymity and awkwardness of a typical residential...
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