Day: April 7, 2021

Apple’s Find My app can now help you find more things – CNET

Track down products from Belkin, Chipolo and VanMoof using Apple’s Find My app. …read more Source:: CNet

Okta expands into new markets with governance and privileged access tools

With the launch of two new products, Okta says it’s expanding its Total Addressable Market from $55 billion to $80 billion. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Broadband Use Surged More Than 30% During Pandemic

Broadband use surged 30% to 40% during the COVID-19 pandemic in the US, and even reached 60% in some areas, an industry group has concluded. CNET reports: The Broadband Internet Technical Advisory Group released data this week that it gathered from internet service providers, broadband analytics firms, and networking companies that help deliver data. We…

Facebook says data from 530M users was obtained by scraping, not hack – CNET

The social network says it closed a security hole that allowed “malicious actors” to scrape data prior to September 2019. …read more Source:: CNet

Voice-Changing Software Found on APT Attackers’ Server

Security researchers believe the presence of Morph Vox Pro could indicate APT-C-23 has new plans for their phishing campaigns. …read more Source:: DarkReading

Fill in your Wi-Fi dead zones for just $21 with this dual-band range extender – CNET

The Rock Space Wi-Fi Range Extender sets up quickly and is now 40% off — so cheap it’s almost a no-brainer. …read more Source:: CNet

Attackers Blowing Up Discord, Slack with Malware  

One Discord network search turned up 20,000 virus results, researchers found. …read more Source:: Threatpost

Twitter Held Discussions To Buy Clubhouse For $4 Billion

Twitter held talks in recent months to acquire Clubhouse, the buzzy audio-based social network, Bloomberg reported Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter. From the report: The companies discussed a potential valuation of roughly $4 billion for Clubhouse, the people said, asking not to be identified because the matter is private. Discussions are no longer…

Samsung Galaxy S21 phones have lost half their value since January, study says – CNET

The latest phones from Samsung are already worth a whole lot less if you try to sell them second-hand, a used phone site says. …read more Source:: CNet

Weaviate is an open-source search engine powered by ML, vectors, graphs, and GraphQL

Google uses machine learning and graphs to deliver search results. Most search engines do not. Weaviate wants to change that. …read more Source:: ZDNet