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WhatsApp Vulnerability Exposed By Good Samaritan Hacker
2014-03-12 13:15:21

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A Good Samaritan hacker has notified an app developer and the public of a vulnerability in the free messaging app WhatsApp that allows other app developers to access chat histories, rather than exploiting the flaw. Netherlands-based IT specialist Bas Bosschert offered details in a post on his blog, "Steal WhatsApp database (PoC)." Bosschert and his brother were determined to answer the question "Is it possible to upload and read the...

Privacy Groups File Complaint Over Facebook, WhatsApp Deal
2014-03-07 13:58:28

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Two privacy groups have filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission saying Facebook’s purchase of WhatsApp could be an unfair trade practice, according to a Bloomberg report. The Electronic Privacy Information Center and Center for Digital Democracy claim that the purchase is unfair because users of the messaging services had an expectation that their data would not be collected for advertising purposes. Facebook first...

2014-02-27 23:01:50

ICTBroadcast is a voice broadcasting software. Recently, its latest version 3.4 is released with several additional features and bug fixes by ICT Innovations. (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 ICT Innovations, the creators of voice broadcasting software announces the release of their latest version ICTBroadcast 3.4, which comes with lots of additional features. They reveal that the new technological enhancements in the software are aimed at fuelling the growth of the voice broadcast business. The...

2014-02-25 23:00:51

WhatsApp was recently purchased by Facebook for 19 million dollars, a high price to pay for an inherently insecure application released by Armor for Android. (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 WhatsApp was recently purchased by Facebook for 19 million dollars, a high price to pay for an inherently insecure application. All of the estimated 450 Million active WhatsApp users remain vulnerable to having their entire conversation histories stolen by malware that reported in December of 2013....

2014-02-25 00:21:31

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, benefited from Facebook's surprising move to acquire WhatsApp last week with a new daily record logging 2 million new users in 24 hours after WhatsApp suffered a significant network outage over the weekend. During the WhatsApp outage, LINE new daily register users spiked at a rate of five times more than usual in North America, South America and Europe. (Logo:...

2014-02-23 23:02:37

Following an article posted on Fox Business, fishbat, a leader among Long Island advertising agencies, weighs in on Facebook’s acquisition of WhatsApp. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) February 23, 2014 fishbat, a leader among Long Island advertising agencies, weighs in on Facebook’s acquisition of WhatsApp. According to a February 20th article posted by Fox Business titled “Making Sense of Facebook’s $19B WhatsApp Acquisition,” Facebook has just purchased the rapidly growing...

2014-02-23 12:20:33

New reference phone and tablet program, PhoneGap integration and WebAPIs make it even easier for developers to create and port apps BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile World Congress -- Mozilla, the mission-based organization dedicated to keeping the power of the Web in people's hands, today announced new developer reference hardware and tools that will continue to accelerate momentum around the Firefox OS ecosystem, making it cheaper, faster and easier for developers,...

Facebook Buys Messaging Start-Up WhatsApp for $16 Billion
2014-02-19 17:40:07

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online On Wednesday, social media giant Facebook announced that it would acquire WhatsApp, a personal real-time messaging network allowing millions of people around the world to stay connected with their friends and family. The social network was buying the messaging start-up for $16 billion in cash and stock. According to details posted via a statement, Facebook will pay $4 billion in cash along with $12 billion worth of Facebook shares...

2014-02-18 12:35:02

MILAN, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Messagenet releases Mtalk.net, which provides users with a free, personal web link that can be clicked on by anyone to initiate a voice call or send a text message to the link owner - no special software or registration required -- The Mtalk.net web link can function as a customizable, web-based toll-free number, with chat capability, suitable for either personal or commercial use -- The service...

2014-02-14 23:21:54

Yealink's latest VoIP phone innovation combines sophisticated features for modern business applications with an elegant design. Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 VoIP Supply is announcing today the availability of the new Yealink SIP-T48G VoIP Phone. The most noticeable feature of the Yealink SIP-T48G is the large, 7-inch color touch screen designed for today's modern office environment which allows users to easily switch between screens and applications for quick access to...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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