A Volunteer-Run Website Helps You Find a Vaccine Appointment

Andreas Milano
A banner hangs from the ceiling at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on January 13, 2021 during a media tour of the new state vaccination site in New York City.

A banner hangs from the ceiling at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on January 13, 2021 during a media tour of the new state vaccination site in New York City.
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It’s no secret that New York City, like many other places in the U.S., has been having a hard time with covid-19 vaccine distribution. One of the problems is its messy online sign-up website, which some city officials have denounced as “complex, burdensome, and buggy.” Officials said that this would create an obstacle for many people, especially for the

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Spin? Tesla website hid normal steering wheel option to bizarre yoke

Andreas Milano

Tesla’s newest model announcements may have come with a side of clickbait.

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When the updated Model S and X were revealed last week, their standout feature was a yoke-style steering wheel bereft of control stalks. The unusual design had previously been shown on several Tesla prototypes, but never used in a production model. Needless to say, it go plenty of attention in the automotive press.

Tesla’s website says it provides “The ultimate focus on driving: no stalks, no shifting. Model S is the best car to drive, and the best car do be driven in.”

Elon Musk elaborated

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Mensa Website Hacked After Britain’s Smartest Folk Failed To Secure Passwords

Andreas Milano

This story has been updated

British Mensa, the society for people with high IQs, failed to properly secure the passwords on its website, prompting a hack on its website that has resulted in the theft of members’ personal data.

Eugene Hopkinson, a former director and technology officer at British Mensa, stood down this week, claiming that the organization had failed to secure the data of its 18,000 members properly, according to a report in the FT.

Hopkinson claimed that the stored passwords of Mensa members were not hashed, potentially allowing hackers

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