Wednesday, July 31, 2019

CNBC: Lawmakers slam FAA over handling of Boeing 737 Max

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Fight for Survival on Doomed Jet Came Down to Two Cockpit Wheels - Bloomberg

Fight for Survival on Doomed Jet Came Down to Two Cockpit Wheels

by Alan Levin

For two and a half minutes as Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 roared above Addis Ababa, the jet's survival depended on the pilots turning a pair of wheels in the cockpit.

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-06-20/fight-for-survival-on-doomed-jet-came-down-to-two-cockpit-wheels

Bloomberg: Latest 737 Max Fault That Alarmed Test Pilots Rooted in Software

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

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Friday, July 19, 2019

VentureBeat: ARM designs anti-tampering and software isolation into its processors

VentureBeat: ARM designs anti-tampering and software isolation into its processors.
https://venturebeat.com/2018/05/02/arm-designs-anti-tampering-and-software-isolation-into-its-processors/

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

WIRED: Hackers Made an App That Kills to Prove a Point

WIRED: Hackers Made an App That Kills to Prove a Point.
https://www.wired.com/story/medtronic-insulin-pump-hack-app

Cult of Mac: iOS 13 bug exposes all your saved passwords

Cult of Mac: iOS 13 bug exposes all your saved passwords.
https://www.cultofmac.com/638868/ios-13-bug-exposes-all-your-saved-passwords/

Friday, July 12, 2019

Deadline: Twitter Goes Down Again In Widespread Outage; Cause Identified – Update

Deadline: Twitter Goes Down Again In Widespread Outage; Cause Identified – Update.
https://deadline.com/2019/07/twitter-outage-no-access-1202645107/

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Boeing's 737 MAX software outsourced to $12.80-an-hour engineers

Bloomberg: Boeing 737 Max's Autopilot Has Problem, European Regulators Find

Bloomberg: Boeing 737 Max's Autopilot Has Problem, European Regulators Find.
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-07-05/europe-sets-out-demands-for-boeing-before-max-can-fly-again