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What is your state the worst at?

I’m not sure how scientific this infographic is, but it’s entertaining. Jeff Wysaski at has posted a map of the U.S. that describes — according to statistics — what each state is the worst at.

Hacking the Legislature

Reporter John S. Adams took world-renowned computer security expert Brad Smith into the capitol in Helena and demonstrated — using a covert Bluetooth antenna and a cheap netbook — that many Bluetooth-enabled devices at the legislature are not secure.

Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi…

The brains at MIT have hacked a Kinect camera to create a three-dimensional hologram in real time — of course it was an image of Princess Leia.

Amber alerts to be broadcast via Facebook

As of today, Facebook users can receive Amber Alerts from their states as notifications in their news feed, thanks to a partnership between the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, the Department of Justice and the social networking company.