Category: Internet

CamScanner App With Over 100 Million Downloads Removed From Google Play Store Over Advertising Malware

CamScanner is one of the most popular OCR apps out there for Android devices HIGHLIGHTS CamScanner app had over 100 million downloads on the Play Store Some users had already spotted the malicious behaviour in CamScanner The Trojan dropper module could be exploited for seeding ads Google Play Store has actively been weeding out apps […]

Apple, Goldman Sachs Start Issuing Apple Cards to Consumers

Apple said a limited number of consumers will start receiving sign-up invitations for the card on Tuesday Highlights Apple Card is designed to work with the iPhone An option for a physical card is available However, it doesn’t have a visible number Apple rolled out its virtual credit card on Tuesday, working with bank Goldman […]

Marriott Says Up to 500 Million Customers Impacted by Starwood Hack

Marriott International Inc said on Friday that hackers accessed up to 500 million customer records in its Starwood Hotels reservation system in an attack that began four years ago, exposing data including passport numbers and payment cards. Shares were down 5.7 percent in late afternoon trade on news of the hack, one of the largest […]

Amazon Launches Machine Learning Chip ‘Inferentia’, Taking on Nvidia and Intel

Amazon.com on Wednesday launched a microchip aimed at so-called machine learning, entering a market that both Intel Corp and Nvidia Corpare counting on to boost their earnings in the coming years. Amazon is one of the largest buyers of chips from Intel and Nvidia, whose semiconductors help power Amazon’s booming cloud computing unit, Amazon Web Services. But Amazon has started to design […]