Russian darknet marketplace shuttered
German authorities shut down the server infrastructure for the Russian darknet marketplace Hydra, seizing €23 million (~$25.2 million USD) worth of Bitcoin in the process, Germany’s Federal Crime Police Office (BKA) announced.
You see you need us
Tsar Putin’s rampaging hacker hordes shut down 5,800 wind turbines in central Europe to remind them how shaky their green power plans are and how much they need Russian gas.
Thwarts take over while promises to spend cash
Germany appears to be sending mixed messages about its technology strategy after promising cash while thwarting a local take over.
Make sure they will run on time
German rail operator Deutsche Bahn and industrial group Siemens on Monday unveiled the world's first automated, driverless train in the city of Hamburg.
Reports negative Apple story alongside a Pegasus story
The Tame Apple Press was so furious that the German government attacked its favourite company over its plans to scan its cloud for kiddie porn, that it has released the story alongside one where German police admit to using Pegasus software.
More than 60,000 computer systems in Germany were exposed to a flaw that allows unauthorised users to access systems in Microsoft's email software, the head of its cybersecurity watchdog said on Wednesday.
German prosecutors have taken down what they believe was the biggest illegal marketplace on the darknet and arrested its suspected operator.
Because hydrogen worked so well in a vehicle the last time the Germans tried it
A study shows that 72 percent of Germans would opt for a vehicle with alternative propulsion if the price was not higher than that of a conventional combustion engine.
Bad day for Zuckerberg
Germany's top court ruled on Tuesday that Facebook had abused its dominance in social media to illegally harvest data about its users.