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SD Times news digest: Sept. 26, 2014—Detecting Shellshock, and Google’s developer survey

Have you been Shellshocked? A new website has launched for users to test if their systems have been affected by the Bash vulnerability known as Shellshock. Shellshock is said to pose a bigger threat than OpenSSL’s Heartbleed bug, according to security researchers. “If your system has not updated bash in the last 24 hours, you’re most definitely vulnerable and have been since first boot,” according to the website. The...

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More on Nanopolis in China’s Suzhou Industrial Park

As far as I can tell, the 2015 opening date for a new building is still in place but, in the meantime, publicists are working hard to remind everyone about China’s Nanopolis complex (mentioned here in a Jan. 20, 2014 posting, which includes an architectural rendering of the proposed new building). For the latest information, there’s a Sept. 25  2014 news item on Nanowerk, For several years now Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP) has been...

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Issue 165 - 26th Sep 2014

Comment So I missed the pre-orders but managed to pick up a Plus for myself yesterday. Why the Plus? I spent some time at the store with both models before making my purchase and if I'm completely honest, the Plus is simply too big for my taste. I mainly used my 5s one handed and while it's just about possible for me to type on the Plus keyboard one handed, I have abandoned hope of ever reaching that opposite corner button. So why did...