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Sergiu Gatlan / BleepingComputer:
Malware that steals cryptocurrency found embedded in some versions of Monero's official client app available on its site; Monero team says it is investigating   —  The Monero Project is currently investigating a potential compromise of the official website after a coin stealer was found …
Nov 19, 2019, 1:45 PMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
Abnormal Security, whose product detects fraudulent emails that impersonate company employees via hacked or spoofed accounts, raises $24M Series A from Greylock   —  In spring of 2017, Asheem Chandna was sitting in a meeting at the Silicon Valley offices of Greylock Partners …
Nov 19, 2019, 1:35 PMIn context
Craig Lloyd / iFixit News:
16" MacBook Pro teardown shows a new thermal system, keyboard similar to the standalone Magic Keyboard, a six-speaker system, and a high-performance mic array   —  A beloved old feature returns to the MacBook Pro, and it starts with M-a-g.  If you guessed MagSafe, we have disappointing news …
Nov 18, 2019, 5:25 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Twitter adds a way to report abusive use of Lists, like when users get added to public lists with derogatory titles, which has been a problem for years   —  Like many things found on today's social media platforms, Twitter's Lists feature was introduced without thinking about the impact …
Nov 18, 2019, 4:05 PMIn context
William Feuer / CNBC:
Evan Spiegel says Snapchat has a team that fact checks all political advertising on the platform, in stark contrast to Facebook   —  - Snap's policy represents a middle ground in a debate that has been largely defined by extremes as Facebook pushes for no regulation and Twitter grapples with removing political ads altogether.
Nov 18, 2019, 3:55 PMIn context
Olivia Solon / NBC News:
Inside Facebook's efforts to fight revenge porn using AI and a 25-person team; source: Facebook gets about 500K reports of revenge porn per month   —  The Facebook team tasked with fighting nonconsensual intimate images spoke for the first time about their research, early missteps and hopes for AI.
Nov 18, 2019, 9:55 AMIn context
Tim Copeland / Decrypt:
How Binance survived China's crypto crackdown, a $40M hack, and the bursting of the crypto bubble to become one of the most successful crypto exchanges   —  NEW YORK—Not too long ago, I was shacked up in a cheap hostel, in Manhattan.  The window was open to counteract the heat of the stiff radiator …
Nov 18, 2019, 9:10 AMIn context
Thomas Brewster / Forbes:
Huawei launched an invite-only bug bounty program last week for its Android devices, with a maximum payout of $220,000   —  Huawei has fended off questions about secret backdoors in its smartphone and networking technology for years.  Now it's going to reward hackers for finding …
Nov 18, 2019, 7:55 AMIn context
Catalin Cimpanu / ZDNet:
Chrome, Edge, Safari hacked at elite hacking contest Tianfu Cup, which is now China's top event after CCP ban on researcher participation in foreign events   —  China's top white-hat hackers have gathered in Chengdu to test zero-days against today's top software.
Nov 18, 2019, 12:30 AMIn context
Anna Nicolaou / Financial Times:
Sources: ByteDance is in talks with record companies to launch a music streaming service as soon as December, initially in Brazil, India, and Indonesia   —  The Chinese company behind the popular video app TikTok is set to go head-to-head with the likes of Spotify and Apple in the music streaming market …
Nov 17, 2019, 7:47 PMIn context

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