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Hacked MySQL.com used to serve Windows malware

Open-source software provider cleans up infection but back doors may remain, Armorize says.

By September 26, 2011


Facebook ranking would climb with new ComScore system

A new product from ComScore takes into account both mobile and desktop when sizing a site's total Web audience. That would help some companies, like Facebook and Yahoo, but would hurt others, like Microsoft, which would fall to fourth place from its prior No. 2 slot.

By November 29, 2012


From 'WarGames' to Aaron Swartz: How U.S. anti-hacking law went astray

The 1983 movie "WarGames" led to an anti-hacking law with felony penalties aimed at deterring intrusions into NORAD. Over time, it became broad and vague enough to ensnare the late Aaron Swartz.

By March 13, 2013


Jawbone warns of 'limited' MyTalk hack, disables old passwords

The company says that the attack was limited to a person's name, e-mail address, and the encrypted version of passwords.

By February 13, 2013


My PayPal was hacked to buy dodgy Diablo III gold

When I learned that my PayPal account has been hacked, I didn't know it would lead me to discover a world where scammers are scammed and economies are crumbling through a crime I'd never heard of before.

By August 5, 2012


MySpace homepage goes down

Despite suggestions the site might have been the victim of hacking, MySpace was merely down for a while this evening.

By August 12, 2011


MySpace homepage goes down

Visitors to the social-networking site are greeted by a message about bad code and puppies and kittens.

By August 11, 2011


Buzz Out Loud 1507: We're out of disk space, too (Podcast)

On today's show, Google already runs out of disk space for Google +, and we're running low on disk space ourselves. The first Google eBooks integrated e-reader is landing soon, Apple takes another run at HTC, and we're discovering the most evil cities on the Internetz. --Molly

By July 11, 2011


Ep. 1477: Google is taking over your wallet

Donald Bell and Antuan Goodwin stop by the studio for a very special episode of Boys Out Loud with your host Brian Tong. We discuss the future of Google Wallet and whether or not we will spend more money for higher quality apps for the Windows Phone. We also discuss Apples Malware evolution as well as the PayPal founders idea to pay high school grads not go to college and instead start their own tech companies. All this and much more on todays episode of BOL.

By May 26, 2011


Ep. 32: The Android phone of the future and a blast from the past

We take a look at a pie-in-the-sky concept for the Android phone of the future, the old school T-Mobile Sidekick may return as an Android handset, and a YouTube series shows how an Android phone could save your job if you find yourself trapped under a vending machine for a month. All of that and more on this week's edition of Android Atlas Weekly.

By January 20, 2011