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  • Intego Releases VirusBarrier Malware Scanner for iPhone, iPad

    Mac security firm Intego launched an iOS version of its VirusBarrier malware scanner to protect user iPhones, iPads and iPod Touch. The VirusBarrier iOS application scans the device for malicious content, Intego said July 12. Available for $2.99, the app can't scan other applications to ensure they aren’t malicious, but can scan files, such as e-mail attachments, after they are downloaded. The sandboxing technology used in iOS means the app can't see the file system, which is why VirusBarrier iOS is limited ...

    Posted at July 13, 2011 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • HSBC Latest Financial Company Hit in Wave of DDoS Attacks

    HSBC joins the list of financial companies recently hit by hackers. A group affiliated with Anonymous has taken credit for the attack. HSBC experienced a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack Oct. 18 that disrupted a number of ...

    Posted at October 20, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • FDA Publishes Draft Guidelines on Mobile Health App Regulations

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has released guidance on mobile medical applications to inform manufacturers and distributors which applications would require review and approval by the agency. It seeks public comment on the document through Oct. 19. According to its draft guidelines made public on July 19, the agency would regulate a small group of medical apps for smartphones that directly affect a patient's health. The FDA will not regulate the sale of mobile devices themselves, however. A ...

    Posted at July 21, 2011 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Google Makes Its Productivity Apps Available in Chrome Web Store

    Google also renames the apps and makes them easier to find and use directly with Google Chromebook laptops. Google is now making its business productivity apps for Chromebook owners available through the Chrome Web store to ...

    Posted at October 24, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Google Code Project Hosting Gets Git Support

    Google has announced that in addition to supporting the Subversion and Mercurial version control systems, Google Code Project Hosting now supports Git. Git is a popular distributed version control system (DVCS) like Mercurial, and it is used by many popular projects including the Linux kernel and Android. In a July 25 blog post on the move, Google Git Engineer Dave Borowitz said developers will be able to “enjoy all ...

    Posted at July 27, 2011 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment