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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
Stephanie Condon / ZDNet:
Bank of America begins rolling out its AI-powered assistant, Erica, which will help its 25M mobile clients do banking tasks by voice, text, and gestures   —  The virtual assistant will be available to Bank of America's 25 million mobile clients  —  Bank of America on Friday officially introduced Erica …
May 19, 2018, 7:50 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
A bug in the website of LocationSmart, which sells real-time phone location data, let anyone track people's locations across North America without consent   —  The bug allowed one Carnegie Mellon researcher to track anyone's cell phone in real time.  —  A company that collects the real …
May 17, 2018, 4:35 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / ZDNet:
Intel launches OpenVINO toolkit to help developers deploy AI models across a broad range of IoT devices   —  The OpenVINO toolkit should make it easy for developers to deploy AI models across a broad range of IoT devices.  —  Intel on Wednesday is unveiling OpenVINO, a toolkit designed …
May 16, 2018, 3:45 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
How LocationSmart, which has “direct connections” to major US carriers including AT&T and Verizon, sells millions of Americans' real-time phone location data   —  The company embroiled in a privacy row has “direct connections” to all major US wireless carriers, including AT&T …
May 14, 2018, 4:55 PMIn context

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