Video: Sponsored by the game Watch Dogs, the folks at RatedRR explain how you can hack into anything in real life — from cameras to AC units to smart power outlets to wireless LED lights — to use those home devices as remote bomb detonators. And, of course, their demonstration includes actual bombs and explosions for your cheering pleasure.
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There’s nothing like a trial by fire. So on my latest trip, I left my regular work laptop at home and grabbed the recently refreshed Dell XPS 15. With my destination more than 11,000km away from home and no backup machine to rely on, the XPS 15 was my command station for working on everything from writing stories to editing photos and videos, creating gifs and even playing some games during my downtime. And over the course of a week, the XPS 15 was nearly flawless, performing even better than I expected while easily accommodating everything I threw at it.
All of this has happened before, and all of this will happen again. Because literally, that’s what they’re doing, they’re rebooting Battlestar Galactica again.