« Over the course of Miller's tenure, Time Warner took back control of the merged entity as AOL's revenue dwindled. The company's board didn't want to redouble its efforts to buy internet companies after AOL had distracted Time Warner from its core competencies […] »
« Now, the user can restrict the sending of the lat/long so as not to give away their position. BUT, that data is only filtered in the mobile app itself, not on the server. It’s just hidden in the mobile app interface if the privacy flag is set »
Facebook: "wooops, We stored millions of passwords in plain text"
Google: "Hold my beer"
« Google said it discovered in April that the way it implemented password setting and recovery for its enterprise offering in 2005 was faulty and improperly stored a copy of the password in plaintext »
« The researcher "immediately notified Indian CERT team on the incident, however, database remained open and searchable until today, May 8th, when it got dropped by hackers known as ‘Unistellar’ group." »
« At this point I’m really worried. You see, I cancelled my off-site Amazon Glacier backups around 6 months ago. What are the chances of both a 4 disk RAID failing AND a USB drive at the same time? Not likely, I thought. Boy was I wrong »