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Don’t fear the software shopkeeper: T&Cs banning bad reviews aren’t legal in America

DerbyCon Security vendors are inserting language into their products’ terms and conditions that attempt to silence critics, folks attending this year’s DerbyCon conference were told on Friday. More and more infosec software makers now include legal language in their T&Cs insisting that their products cannot be tested for

How Social Media became conduit for spreading terror

Since April 2015 when three terror suspects were arrested while travelling to Somalia to join Al Shabaab, Kenyan youths have increasingly been radicalised and recruited into terror groups through social media. The three, investigations revealed, had been recruited through WhatsApp, and were to meet a contact person

Apple’s iOS 11 mobile operating system arrives today

Brief: Apple’s iOS 11 mobile operating system is available today, opening up several new features that marketers can use to reach a mass audience of iPhone and iPad users. Mobile applications can take advantage of augmented reality features in the new operating system to offer immersive shopping experiences,

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SOFTWARE HAS A SERIOUS SUPPLY-CHAIN SECURITY PROBLEM

THE WARNINGS CONSUMERS hear from information security pros tend to focus on trust: Don’t click web links or attachments from an untrusted sender. Only install applications from a trusted source or from a trusted app store. But lately, devious hackers have been targeting their attacks further up the software supply chain,

RevJet launches a ‘creative operating system’ with point solutions as installable apps

In 2015, RevJet launched its Creative Side Platform (CSP) for creating and testing online ad variations at scale. This week, the San Carlos, California-based company launched another approach that it says took a decade of development. Called Orora, it is what RevJet describes as the “first Operating System and App Ecosystem

Huawei Mate 10 Teased as ‘The Real AI Phone’ as Company Takes a Dig at Apple

HIGHLIGHTS Huawei’s new teaser claims “real AI phone” is coming It is set to unveil the Mate 10 on October 16 The Mate 10 will be powered by a new Kirin 970 SoC Now that Apple’s big iPhone event is behind us, we can look forward to

Gionee X1s With 16-Megapixel Selfie Camera, 4000mAh Battery Launched in India: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS The Gionee X1s is priced at Rs. 12,999 It packs a larger 4000mAh battery It features a 16-megapixel front-facing camera Following the launch of the X1 last month, Gionee has now launched the X1s with a fingerprint sensor, a larger battery capacity, three individual slots for SIM and storage, and a selfie-focused camera. The

Paytm Mera Cashback Sale Offers: Deals on iPhone 7, Google Pixel, TVs, and More

HIGHLIGHTS The Paytm sale offers discounts and cashback deals Paytm is the only one offering discounts on smartphones today This sale will continue till September 23 The Paytm Mera Cashback Sale has just started today, coinciding with the Flipkart Big Billion Days saleand the Amazon Great Indian Festival sale’s early access for Prime members.

Zenefits Shifts Focus To HR Software, Partnering With Brokers It Once Threatened

Zenefits CEO Jay Fulcher is partnering with brokerages and shifting focus to SaaS. (Credit: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg) Battered by scandal, executive changes and layoffs over the past two years, Zenefits is trying something new: playing nice. Zenefits announced on Thursday that the company is shifting its focus