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Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Unsecured database of keyboard app AI.type leaks 577GB of data from 31M users and all of their contacts, includes 374M+ phone numbers, 10M+ email accounts, more   —  The app maker's database wasn't protected with a password, leaving exposed its users' most private information.
Dec 5, 2017, 2:25 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
US government says it has not yet needed to get Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court approval to compel tech companies to build encryption backdoors   —  Critics have long argued that the government has wide latitude to conduct surveillance under broad approvals from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court.
Dec 4, 2017, 7:20 PMIn context
Larry Dignan / ZDNet:
At re:Invent, AWS pitched its vision to be the platform developers use to build machine learning, data management, and artificial intelligence applications   —  It's time to stop thinking of Amazon Web Services as an infrastructure company as it moves up the stack and value chain to technologies …
Dec 2, 2017, 2:00 AMIn context
Natalie Gagliordi / ZDNet:
VMware beats with Q3 revenue of $1.98B, up 11% YoY, license revenue of $785M, up 14% YoY, and net income of $443M   —  The virtualization giant reported Q3 revenue of $1.98 billion, or $1.34 per share.  —  VMware delivered strong third quarter financial results Thursday that beat market expectations.
Nov 30, 2017, 7:45 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / ZDNet:
AWS unveils new services for IoT management, security, and analytics, and a new OS, called Amazon FreeRTOS, for microcontroller-based IoT devices   —  Of all the buzzwords relevant to AWS, IoT may be “delivering the fastest,” AWS CEO Andy Jassy said, but there's plenty of room for development.
Nov 30, 2017, 9:40 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Researcher finds 100GB of US intel data, from US Army and NSA, hosted on unsecured AWS server as disk image, following a string of similar mistakes by US intel   —  The leak marks at least the fifth exposure of NSA-related data in as many years.  —  The contents of a highly sensitive hard drive belonging …
Nov 28, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Cho Mu-Hyun / ZDNet:
Samsung buys South Korean AI startup Fluenty, which specializes in conversational AI, most likely to boost its Bixby virtual assistant   —  Samsung Electronics has acquired South Korean AI startup Fluenty in a likely effort to boost its Bixby virtual assistant.
Nov 28, 2017, 9:55 AMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft says it will refocus on enhancing search via the Windows taskbar, after dropping support for its Microsoft Graph-powered Delve app on Windows 10   —  Microsoft seems to be rethinking how it handles search in the brave, new Microsoft 365 world  —  Some time recently …
Nov 28, 2017, 5:10 AMIn context
Nick Heath / ZDNet:
City of Munich decides to switch fully over to Windows 10 after running mostly on Linux for over a decade   —  Windows 10 will be rolled out to about 29,000 PCs at the city council, a major shift for an authority that has been running Linux for more than a decade.
Nov 25, 2017, 7:05 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Imgur confirms hackers stole 1.7M email addresses and passwords hashed with SHA-256 algorithm in 2014 hack   —  The hackers stole email addresses and passwords.  —  Imgur, one of the world's most visited websites, has confirmed a hack dating back to 2014.  —  The company confirmed to ZDNet …
Nov 24, 2017, 8:00 PMIn context

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