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Researchers identify ‘brute force’ method of stealing credit card information

Researchers at Newcastle University have published a paper detailing how brute force methodology could be used to figure out credit card payment information from the first six digits of a card number alone.

From bland to bold? Toyota is teasing a new look for the 2018 Camry

Conservative styling has worked for Toyota for decades, but something about the teaser image of the 2018 Camry says the Japanese automaker is about to break new ground in terms of design.

The most powerful factory-built Seat ever is an all-wheel-drive wagon

Volkswagen's Spain-based Seat division has added more power and new tech features to the Leon Cupra. The factory-built hot rod receives a 300-horsepower turbo four, a new infotainment system, and a long list of electronic driving aids.

Amazon’s first ‘beta’ grocery store has no cash or checkout lines 1:49

You're not shoplifting, you're just shopping in the future. Amazon has launched a beta version of Go, described as a “new kind of store with no checkout required.” Just grab your groceries and walk right out.

‘Ni no Kuni II’ gameplay showcased in PlayStation Experience trailer

Fans got a first look at Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom's gameplay in a new trailer at PlayStation Experience 2016, revealing that the sequel will feature a real-time battle system that improves on the original game's combat.

PlayStation controller has a "fork" button, and it has been there all along

PlayStation controllers don't have an "X" button, but rather a "fork" button, according to a Reddit user who disassembled one to view its circuit board. In actuality, the designation is likely a translation error.
Movies & TV

First 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' trailer brings more action, classic rock

Star Lord, Rocket Raccoon, Groot, and the rest of the Guardians of the Galaxy return to the big screen next year in Marvel Studios' Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. Here's everything we know about the sequel to the 2014…

Google Allo is now available in Hindi for users in one of its fastest-growing markets

On Monday, Google announced that both the Google Assistant and Smart Reply in Google Allo are now available in Hindi -- for new and existing users. More users than ever, particularly those in India, can take advantage of Allo.

‘Crackdown 3’ will launch in time for the 2017 holidays with 4K support

Crackdown 3 will arrive by next holiday season at the very latest, Microsoft has revealed. The game will also include 4K support on Project Scorpio. Earlier statements by Microsoft suggest that this will be a native resolution.
Cool Tech

Rent the Runway is opening up a new flagship location, and it’s all about tech

Rent the Runway first became popular for bringing the catwalk onto your computer, but now, it's taking things offline again -- into its first flagship store. It's opening on December 6.

Ferrari’s 488 Challenge race car will challenge drivers’ skills next year

The Ferrari 488 Challenge is latest race car for Ferrari's Challenge one-make series, which pits amateur drivers against each other in identical cars. The 488 Challenge is based on the 488 GTB road car.

Tell your emergency contacts where you are with Trusted Contacts from Google

Google has just released an app called Trusted Contacts that allows you to share your location with your emergency contacts with a single touch. The company hopes it will help keep users safe.