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Lucian Constantin / PCWorld:
Hacking Team's malware uses UEFI rootkit to survive OS reinstalls   —  Surveillance software maker Hacking Team has provided its government customers with the ability to infect the low-level firmware found in laptops and other computers that they wanted to spy on.
Jul 14, 2015, 10:45 AMIn context
Lucian Constantin / PCWorld:
Exploit for second Flash vulnerability found in Hacking Team leak; Adobe expects to release a fix in the next week   —  Second Flash Player zero-day exploit found in Hacking Team's data  —  The huge cache of files recently leaked from Italian surveillance software maker Hacking Team is the gift that keeps on giving for attackers.
Jul 12, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Blair Hanley Frank / PCWorld:
Collaborative productivity suite Quip releases native desktop apps for Mac and Windows   —  Quip takes on Microsoft Office with desktop apps for Windows, Mac  —  Quip released a desktop version of its word processing and spreadsheet software Wednesday, giving Mac and Windows users the ability …
Jul 9, 2015, 8:45 AMIn context
Tim Hornyak / PCWorld:
Companies update software for leap second after the last occurrence in 2012 led to some service outages   —  Bruised by past mistakes, tech firms brace for ‘leap second’  —  Just before the stroke of midnight Tuesday Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), computerized clocks around the world …
Jun 30, 2015, 6:20 PMIn context
Grant Gross / PCWorld:
Supreme Court declines to review Street View patent case that Google lost in appeals court   —  Supreme Court rejects Google request in Street View patent case  —  The U.S. Supreme Court has declined a request by Google to hear a patent case involving the company's Street View service …
Jun 22, 2015, 4:30 PMIn context
Gordon Mah Ung / PCWorld:
HP introduces new laptops: Pavillion x2, with USB-C, 32GB for $299, 3 new Envy models with 14- to 17-inch screens from $630, available July   —  HP announces back-to-school Envy and Pavilion laptops with USB-C and detachable screens  —  The convertible Pavilion x2 highlights HP's assortment …
Jun 18, 2015, 3:20 PMIn context
Lucian Constantin / PCWorld:
European authorities bust cybercrime gang that hijacked business payments   —  Police in several European countries arrested 49 suspected members of a gang they say broke into corporate email accounts, using them to divert payments from business customers.  —  The gang operated in Italy …
Jun 11, 2015, 8:20 AMIn context
Mikael Ricknäs / PCWorld:
Unity 5.1 update brings VR-specific features including native Oculus Rift support   —  Unity lays groundwork for more VR games with latest upgrade  —  Virtual reality headsets such as the Oculus Rift will never make it big without lots of content.  To help developers build games for such platforms …
Jun 10, 2015, 6:05 AMIn context
James Niccolai / PCWorld:
Prototype of HP's ‘Machine’ server coming next year, but finished product with memristor technology is still years away   —  Prototype of HP's futuristic ‘Machine’ coming next year  —  A prototype of Hewlett-Packard's futuristic Machine computer will be ready for partners …
Jun 4, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Mark Hachman / PCWorld:
AMD's new 28nm Carrizo chips for mainstream notebooks use half the power of last-gen chips and improve performance 1.5x   —  AMD's Carrizo chip targets the one thing every laptop user wants: Longer battery life  —  Think of Intel's Core chips as the giant's massive broadsword …
Jun 3, 2015, 12:35 AMIn context

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Harry Shum on TalkEasy app, which helps people with hearing impairment  —  At Microsoft's Hackathon, Shum assembled a team to develop TalkEasy, an app that transcribes speech into real-time text to help people with hearing loss communicate.
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