The $1,200 Machine That Lets Anyone Make a Metal Gun at Home
‘When Cody Wilson revealed the world’s first fully 3-D printed gun last year, he showed that the “maker” movement has enabled anyone to create a working, lethal firearm with a click in the privacy of his or her garage. Now he’s moved on to a new form of digital DIY gunsmithing. And this time the results aren’t made of plastic.
‘Wilson’s latest radically libertarian project is a PC-connected milling machine he calls the Ghost Gunner. Like any computer-numerically-controlled (or CNC) mill, the one-foot-cubed black box uses a drill bit mounted on a head that moves in three dimensions to automatically carve digitally-modeled shapes into polymer, wood or aluminum. But this CNC mill, sold by Wilson’s organization known as Defense Distributed for $1,200, is designed to create one object in particular: the component of an AR-15 rifle known as its lower receiver…’
About 76 Million Households Affected By JP Morgan Breach
But it wasn’t really damaging since the hackers did not get login infos
‘The bank said hackers were unable to gather detailed information on accounts, such as account numbers, passwords, Social Security numbers or dates of birth. Customer money is “safe,” the bank said in a statement to customers on Thursday.
‘J.P. Morgan reiterated that it hadn’t seen unusual levels of fraud since the attack. It added that customers wouldn’t be liable for any unauthorized transactions on the account if the bank is notified, and that customers don’t need to change their passwords or account information…’
Four Things You Need To Know About Windows 10
‘The new operating system, which Microsoft is targeting for release by mid-2015, aims to correct many of the most criticized features of the Windows 8 desktop mode—the one most business users are familiar with. The colorful touch-oriented interface, which Microsoft calls the Modern UI, still exists, but didn’t get much attention today. Microsoft promises more events at which it will talk about other Windows 10 features.
‘In general, one of Microsoft’s big goals is to make it easy for users to move to Windows 10. That was a big problem for Windows 8, whose new and unfamiliar interface threw a lot of users…’
Here are four big takeaways from today’s event.
PNP exec to file charges vs FHM model Alyzza Agustin
Good thing he did. Good for model too
MANILA, Philippines—’The police official embroiled in the calling card controversy sparked by a social media post of Alyzza Agustin will seek an investigation on the incident as he vows to pursue charges against the men’s magazine model.
‘Chief Superintendent Alexander Ignacio, Philippine National Police Directorate for Plans chief, told INQUIRER.net in a text message that he would not let Agustin slide for causing damage to his reputation and his family…’