Leading Web Domain Name Registrars Disclose Data Breach

Another day, another massive data breach—this time affecting a leading web technology company, as well as both of its subsidiaries, from where millions of customers around the world have purchased domain names for their websites. The world’s top domain registrars Web.com, Network Solutions, and Register.com disclosed a security breach that may have resulted in the…

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Android Studio 4.0 backs native UI toolkit

Google has rolled out a preview of the Android Studio 4.0 IDE, with support for the Jetpack Compose toolkit for building native Android UIs. Android Studio 4.0 “Canary” works hand in hand with Jetpack Compose, which leverages Kotlin APIs, reduces coding requirements to build native UIs, and automatically updates a UI when state changes. Now…

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Facebook Was Also Interested in Acquiring Fitbit, but at Half of Google’s Offer Price: Report

The US-based search engine giant Google has announced its intention to acquire the leading wearable brand Fitbit, but reportedly, Facebook was also interested in buying it. Facebook has also been expanding its hardware portfolio with Oculus virtual headsets, Portal smart speakers and planned AR glasses. The social media giant also acquired a fitness app called…

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Wanted: More women hackers

Capture the Flag challenge encourages women to pursue cybersecurity careers and connects experts with newcomers Several security companies are hosting a capture the flag challenge this weekend to build the pipeline of women in information security careers.More than 1,000 people have signed up for the all-women event from noon – four on Nov. 2: “Women…

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