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Tesla Model S Hackers Return for Encore Attack

With a handful of self-driving vehicles already on the road, the car is poised to be the next vanguard for high technology. And Tesla's all-electric vehicles are among the most advanced consumer vehicles on the road.At Black Hat 2016, researchers from Tencent KeenLab demonstrated how to remotely take control of a Tesla Model S. Tesla quickly patched those vulnerabilities, but the Tencent team returned to Black Hat 2017 with a new slew of Tesla attacks.Roll BackDuring their Black Hat session,...

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Spray-on electric rainbows: Making safer electrochromic inks

Samples show some of the colors researchers have produced in electrochromic polymers. The materials can be used for applications such as sunglasses and window tinting that can be turned on and off through the application of an electrical potential. Credit: Georgia Tech / Rob Felt Anyone who has a rear-view mirror that automatically dims blue in reaction to annoying high-beam headlights glaring from behind has seen an electrochromic film in action....