CYBER

Hacking. Hackers. Disinformation campaigns. Encryption. The Cyber. This stuff gets complicated really fast, but Motherboard spends its time embedded in the infosec world so you don't have to. Host Ben Makuch talks every week to Motherboard reporters Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai and Joseph Cox about the stories they're breaking and to the industry's most famous hackers and researchers about the biggest news in cybersecurity.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 29m. Bisher sind 168 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

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The Feds Say He’s a Crime Boss, He Says He’s Just a Tech CEO


Encrypted messaging apps. We all love them. You don’t have to be doing anything shady to want to make sure your messages are end-to-end encrypted. And for most people there’s dozens of options. Signal, Wicker, even WhatsApp boasts end-to-end encryption...


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   34m
 
 

Introducing: A Show About Animals


Today we are sharing an episode from one of our newest series -- A Show About Animals. This season, we tell the strange and wonderful story of the wildly famous Koko the “talking” Gorilla.  In the early 1970s, a grad student named Penny Patt...


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   36m
 
 

What Apple’s New Repair Store Means for the Right-to-Repair


Apple recently announced a plan to sell customers manuals and parts that will let them fix their own iPhone 12s and 13s. It’s a huge win for the right to repair, but what are the specifics of the plan and what does it mean for the future of the repair ...


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   57m
 
 

The Metaverse Is the Ultimate Surveillance Tool


The Metaverse. The term was coined by author Neal Stephenson in his book Snow Crash. It was a digital playground where people were only limited by their imagination. Facebook has changed its name to Meta and says it’s trying to make the metaverse a rea...


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Hackers Are Outsourcing Social Engineering to Bots


We’ve all gotten phone calls from someone trying to talk to us about our car’s extended warranty, even if we don’t own a car. But has a robot ever called you to try to get the code your bank sends you when you log on? If it hasn’t happened, it might ve...


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   35m
 
 

Motherboard Does Dune: Geopolitics and War


BONUS SERIES: Dune is out! And it's the biggest movie in America. In this special series, Motherboard and friends dissect all things Dune. In this episode, we look at how Frank Herbert approaches war, geopolitics,and desert power and how Denis Vil...


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 2021-10-29  1h4m
 
 

Motherboard Does Dune: Spice, Psychedelics, and Spirituality


BONUS SERIES: Dune is out! And it's the biggest movie in America. In this special series, Motherboard and friends dissect all things Dune. In this episode, we look at how Frank Herbert approaches mysticism, spirituality, spice, and psychedelics an...


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 2021-10-27  1h13m
 
 

Motherboard Does Dune: Eugenics and Race (with Hood Feminism author Mikki Kendall)


BONUS SERIES: Dune is out! And it's the biggest movie in America. In this special series, Motherboard and friends dissect all things Dune. In this episode, we look at how Frank Herbert approaches eugenics and race in the book series, and how Denis...


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 2021-10-27  1h6m
 
 

Motherboard Does Dune: Oil, Spice, and Environmental Destruction


BONUS SERIES: Dune is out! And it's the biggest movie in America. In this special series, Motherboard and friends dissect all things Dune. In this episode, we look at how Frank Herbert approaches oil, environmental destruction, and what it can tel...


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 2021-10-27  1h7m
 
 

What's Behind the Biggest U.S. Strikewave in a Generation


Hello out there in cyber land. It’s striketober in America. From the John Deere factory floor to the cereal crunching halls of Kellogg's, workers are telling management they’ve had enough. It’s labor unrest the U.S. hasn’t seen in my lifetime. ...


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 2021-10-22  34m