The startup scene everywhere is quite interesting with a lot of buzz of people raising millions from investors, young talented university students and graduates coming up with brilliant ideas and building beautiful apps, with dreams of ‘changing the world‘. You may be one of those thinking that technically it’s not difficult to make something like WhatSapp or open an e-retail store… Well it’s not :]
So your startup journey begins; you quit your paying job, your idea of starting your own business starts to take shape, you incorporate the company, put your savings into a company account, go ahead and hire [...]
Alongside the new Nexus 6, Motorola has revealed the first information on its plans to update its existing devices to the new Android 5.0 Lollipop.
In a blog post, Moto confirms that the following devices are in line for an Android 5.0 update —Moto X (1st and 2nd Gen) Moto G (1st and 2nd Gen) Moto G with 4G LTE Moto E Droid Ultra Droid Maxx Droid Mini
Moto notes that updates for other devices may depend on its partners, and that it’ll continue to keep folks updated through its update status page.
— UPDATE —
The operating system is the most drastic [...]
Editor’s Note: Guest post by William Lawrence, Regional Practice Lead: Fraud and Financial Crimes at SAS
Cybercrime costs the South African economy R5.8 billion a year and 19% of online banking users have fallen victim to online fraud, up from 10% a year ago.
Understanding how cybercriminals operate and the techniques they use is key to preventing attacks. But how do we do that when cybercrime evolves seemingly by the minute and new threats emerge daily?
Cybercriminals are smart and well-connected. They do a few things particularly well that ensure their success – and banks should take note.
1. They [...]
John Henry Skillern was arrested last Thursday for the possession of child pornography. The 41-year-old restaurant worker was allegedly sending indecent images of children to a friend, but while it was police in Houston, Texas that obtained a search warrant for Skillern’s tablet and computer and placed him in custody, it was Google that tipped them off to his illegal activities.
That’s because Google actively scans the images that pass through Gmail accounts to see if they match up with known child pornography. Most seem to agree that this is a good thing, but as cyber [...]