Tech News Today

Nov 28th 2016

Tech News Today 1649

You Hacked

MUNI hacked, DirecTV & Dish deals, SETI
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Guests: Sarah Scoles
Category: News

Adobe has been tracking e-commerce transactions for the holiday season and says Black Friday set sales records with around $3.34 billion spent. That's 21.6 percent more than last year.

Riders on San Francisco's public transportation system known as MUNI were met with free rides over the weekend as the result of a crypto-ransomware attack on the system.

AT&T & Sling TV release details for competitive streaming services.

Backchannel says Otto violated Nevada's autonomous vehicle regulations which led to their purchase by Uber for $680 million dollars.

  • Sarah Scoles, writer from Wired Science, talks about the potential problems with the SETI project started by Russian billionaire Yuri Milner, physicist Stephen Hawking, and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg called Breakthrough Listen.

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