Bill Toulas

An open-source advocate who has been writing about Linux and SaaS tools for years. Having entered the fascinating world of InfoSec now, he reports on the daily news and developments in the fields of data privacy, data breaches, software vulnerabilities, phishing campaigns, malware, and all things "online danger". Contact me at "billtoulas@technadu.com"
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Acorn TV Streaming Service Reaches Out to Australia and New Zealand

Acorn TV now available in Australia and New Zealand for $4.99/month The streaming service will offer exclusive dramas and mysteries, including Australian productions ...

Samsung to Join the Blockchain Fever with a Dedicated New Galaxy

Samsung trademark applications indicate a cryptocurrency Galaxy is on the works Possibly, Samsung will offer a set of relevant applications for many of...

Google Plus to Get Terminated Sooner After a Second Serious API Bug Discovery

Google+ API to see the end of the road in the next 90 days An API bug allowed external apps to gain non-public...

Facebook Patents Methods and Systems to Predict Where You’ll Go Next

Facebook files three patent applications aimed at tracking user location and predicting the next one Prediction is made possible through the analysis of...

Apple States iPhones will Remain Available in the Chinese Market

Apple’s older iPhone models in danger of getting banned in China Qualcomm claiming Apple infringed two of their own patents without compensation The...

Apple Patents a Security-Focused Wireless Charger Design

Apple patent application for AirPower shows hints of functionality Security to be a major concern, with Apple incorporating encrypted communication AirPower most likely...

A New Generation of Android Click-fraud Apps is Causing Concern

Android adware apps became smarter and more versatile than ever Scammers look to maximize their ad revenues through new techniques 22 apps removed...

iOS Bugfix Release 12.1.1 Renders iPhones Unable to Connect via Mobile Data

New 12.1.1 release introduces mobile data connection killing bug Apple knew about it since early beta stages, but still rolled out the update ...

Google Groups and Facebook Events Serve as Reliable Platforms for Scammers

Google Groups and Facebook Events filled with malware-ridden content Scammers taking advantage of the lack of game cracks to promote their files Google’s...