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Charlie Osborne / ZDNet:
Gartner: 384M smartphones sold to end users in Q1, up 1.3% YoY, as market returns to growth; Xiaomi, up 124% YoY, sees the most growth among the top 5 vendors   —  The sale of mobile devices has strengthened after declining in Q4 2017 for the first time since 2004.
Jun 3, 2018, 6:50 PMIn context
David Meyer / ZDNet:
German court rules that country's intelligence service BND can spy on the traffic flowing through Frankfurt's De-Cix, world's largest internet exchange point   —  Vital internet hub, De-Cix in Frankfurt, has lost its fight against German intelligence services' mass surveillance.
Jun 3, 2018, 2:10 PMIn context
Natalie Gagliordi / ZDNet:
CEO and director Ilan Levin of 3D printer manufacturer Stratasys to depart June 1 after less than two years as company faces financial losses and competition   —  Levin will resign June 1 after less than two years on the job.  —  Stratasys announced Monday that its chief executive officer Ilan Levin …
May 29, 2018, 8:05 PMIn context
Larry Dignan / ZDNet:
Private equity firm KKR to acquire BMC Software for an undisclosed sum, 5 years after a Bain Capital, Golden Gate Capital-led investor group bought it for $6.9B   —  Private equity firm KKR is broadening its technology reach as it acquires BMC Software from a Bain Capital and Golden Gate Capital led investor group.
May 29, 2018, 9:05 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
An API bug on T-Mobile's staff-facing website, since fixed, let anyone gain access to customer addresses, account PINs, and other details using a phone number   —  Exclusive: The exposed lookup tool let anyone run a customer's phone number — and obtain their home address and account PIN, used to contact phone support.
May 24, 2018, 4:45 PMIn context
Charlie Osborne / ZDNet:
Qualcomm unveils 10nm Snapdragon 710 SoC with 4K HDR playback support, promises twice the AI performance compared to Snapdragon 660, expected in devices in Q2   —  The focus for the next generation of chips is artificial intelligence, neural networking, and support for high-quality photos and video.
May 23, 2018, 10:30 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft makes its business AR apps Layout and Remote Assist available in preview and rolls out its first Windows 10 feature update for HoloLens since 2016   —  Microsoft is starting to roll out its first Windows 10 feature update for HoloLens since 2016, and is making previews …
May 22, 2018, 6:50 PMIn context
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes / ZDNet:
LastPass integrates Yubico SDK in its app on iOS, enabling the use of the $50 YubiKey NEO for two-factor authentication via NFC on iPhone 7 and newer devices   —  Popular password manager LastPass delivers the first iOS app with support for the YubiKey NEO hardware-based authentication key with NFC support.
May 22, 2018, 4:55 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Researcher Karan Saini finds a bug in Comcast's website that leaks Xfinity users' info, including home address where the router is located and Wi-Fi credentials   —  Exclusive: A bug in Comcast's website leaks sensitive customer information.  —  A bug in Comcast's website used …
May 21, 2018, 6:15 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
TeenSafe, an app for parents to monitor kids' phone use, stored some app login passwords and kids' Apple ID credentials in plaintext on an unsecured AWS server   —  Exclusive: A server stored teenagers' Apple ID email addresses and plaintext passwords.  —  At least one server used by an app …
May 20, 2018, 6:10 PMIn context

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