Koala Fight

Koalas cute and harmless? I don’t think so. This analysis of a koala fight is intense! The one second it looks like they’re falling asleep together, the next they’re going mental again with no regard... https://youtu.be/a2pA0CVGhkg

How depending on a platform is a ticket to financial ruin, and what to do about it

UC Berkeley economist J Bradford DeLong's wide-ranging Reinvent interview covers a lot of ground, but is especially fascinating on the long-term trajectory of small businesspeople who bet their commercial futures on platforms -- he uses Uber drivers as an example, but this has implications in lots of sectors. https://youtu.be/t5k0UyZ939I Source: Boing Boing (published under a Creative Commons…

Virtually every modern computer is vulnerable to a pair of devastating attacks, and there’s only a fix for one of them, and it sucks

Today, three groups of security researchers from the Technical University of Graz, Cerberus Security, and Google Project Zero revealed a pair of defects in modern computers that allow adversaries to steal passwords and other sensitive data from virtually any computer in use today. https://youtu.be/bReA1dvGJ6Y Source: Boing Boing (published under a Creative Commons license)