Blog Archives

Google offers Startups $100000 of free server hosting

You must already have a “partnership” with Google, less than 5 years old, less than $500k in yearly profit.

ChromeOS now can run Android Apps

Google will be “porting” selected apps.

Microsoft Onedrive can now handle file sizes up to 10GB.

2GB was the old limit.

Is U2’s new album on your iDevice w/o your permission

Depending upon the settings, you might already have the free album on your device.

Tabnapping:New phishing using Javascript and Google’s fame

” When they click back to the fake Gmail tab, they’ll see the standard Gmail login page, assume they’ve been logged out, and provide their credentials to log in. The attack preys on the perceived immutability of tabs.“

Google:We weren’t compromised, usernames/passwords from phishing

Google denies that it was hacked and the 4.7 million username/password combos came from other sources.  Less that 2% of the logins worked.

Adobe Patch Tuesday

Adobe has released patches for Flash Player, update as soon as you can.

Microsoft Patch Tuesday

Microsoft has released patches, time to update.

Comcast injecting ads via Javascript on its Public WiFi

On Comcast WiFi routers with “free WiFi” enabled Javascript is being used to inject ads.

Bing Apps No More? Rebranded as MSN…

In another mind boggling move (history lesson: playsforsure->zune, metro interface, etc.) Microsoft seems to be rebranding Bing Metro Apps to the “retired” MSN.