Change the password to the account you haven’t checked since 2007: Yahoo was hacked

In news that will be particularly hard to hear for those who have held on to Yahoo email addresses in this Gmail age, the company announced today that hackers took information from 500 million accounts in 2014. Yahoo is calling the perpetrator of the crime a “state-sponsored actor” and notes that the stolen data…

Death Cab For Cutie’s Facebook hacked, inundated with NSFW content

Death Cab For Cutie seems like an enlightened enough band—the group has campaigned for Obama, talked openly about the limitations of music streaming, and so on—but a Facebook hack yesterday led fans to believe the charming indie act was into all sorts of new freakiness, including aggressively acrobatic sex positions…