The Mutant All-Female Crayfish, Which Reproduces by Cloning Itself, Is Filling Europe at Alarming Speed

The marbled crayfish looks much like any other freshwater crustacean. It has two claws, ten legs, and an attractive blue-brown marbled shell. Yet this six-inch creature, found in streams and lakes around the world, is far more sinister than you might expect. From a report: Its new scientific name gives a few clues: Procambarus virginalis. Every marbled crayfish, known as a marmorkreb in German, is female — and they reproduce…

February 6, 2018
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Kali Linux 2018.1 Release

Welcome to our first release of 2018, Kali Linux 2018.1. This fine release contains all updated packages and bug fixes since our 2017.3 release last November. This release wasn’t without its challenges–from the Meltdown and Spectre excitement (patches will be in the 4.15 kernel) to a couple of other nasty bugs, we had our work cut out for us but we prevailed in time to deliver this latest and greatest…

February 6, 2018
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How to configure a Mikrotik router as DHCP-PD Client (Prefix delegation)

Over time more and more IPS provide IPv6 addresses to the router (and the clients behind it) via DHCP-PD. To be more verbose, that’s DHCPv6 with Prefix delegation delegation. This allows the ISP to provide you with more than one subnet, which allows you to use multiple networks without NAT. And forget about NAT and IPv6 – there is no standardized way to do it, and it will break too…

February 6, 2018
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Bunker fuel emerging as another shipper cost factor

Bunker fuel, used by container ships, prices often track the price trajectory of crude oil, but lagged the increase in Brent since 2015. Photo credit: Shutterstock. Shippers are paying twice as much for bunker fuel than they were two years ago, and there are signs that they could be paying even… Source: http://www.joc.com

February 6, 2018
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Pornhub says it’s banning AI-generated fake porn videos because they’re “nonconsensual”, yet such “deepfake” videos are still available via site search results (Motherboard)

February 6, 2018

Motherboard: Pornhub says it’s banning AI-generated fake porn videos because they’re “nonconsensual”, yet such “deepfake” videos are still available via site search results  —  In its search of a platform that will host fake porn videos of celebrities created with a machine learning algorithm … Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Pornhub says it’s banning AI-generated fake porn videos because they’re “nonconsensual”, yet such “deepfake” videos are still available via site search results (Motherboard)

February 6, 2018

Motherboard: Pornhub says it’s banning AI-generated fake porn videos because they’re “nonconsensual”, yet such “deepfake” videos are still available via site search results  —  In its search of a platform that will host fake porn videos of celebrities created with a machine learning algorithm … Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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