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A set of new tools can decrypt files locked by Stop, a highly active ransomware

Thousands of ransomware victims may finally get some long-awaited relief. New Zealand-based security company Emsisoft has built a set of decryption tools for Stop, a family of ransomware that includes Djvu and Puma, which they say could help victims recover some of their files. Stop
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BBC Tech

Are electric cars as ‘green’ as you think?

It's predicted that by 2030, over 125 million electric vehicles will be owned by people worldwide. But where's the lithium that powers their batteries coming from? Most of the world's stocks of this lightest of metals are found in brine deep beneath salt flats, high
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Tesla

Tesla says single battery module caused car fire in Shanghai, has changed vehicle settings

BEIJING/TOKYO (Reuters) – Electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) said on Friday a single battery module caused a car to catch fire in Shanghai and it had revised its vehicle settings to further protect its batteries following an investigation into the incident.

The company said in a statement posted on its Weibo social media account that the joint investigation team had conducted an investigation and analysis of the battery, software, manufacturing data and vehicle history.

The investigation found no system defect, and the initial findings show the incident was caused by a single battery module located at the front of the vehicle, Tesla said…

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