Tahir Foster

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Apple too late to stop massive iCloud breach, hackers claim

An anonymous hacker who has exploited an iCloud security flaw that lets anyone unlock a lost or stolen iPhone says Apple contacted him about the matter today, but he deleted the email.<p>“They have asked me to contact [them] as quickly as possible, but why now?” the hacker, who goes by AquaXetine, …

Enterprise Software: How To Go Mobile-First

The enterprise software market is certainly ripe for mobile growth. Yet many of the traditional vendors – and even cloud startups – really do not know how to put together the right approach.<p>What to do? Well, a good idea would be to check out GetFeedback.com, which is taking on SurveyMonkey to …

Nest Uses Its Data To Turn Electric Utilities Into Cash Cows

When Google acquired smart thermostat maker Nest for $3.2 billion, the startup quickly stated that it would never share its user data with other Google services and outside companies. But according to a recent report by Forbes, the company is taking advantage of its data to create a lucrative …

Survival horror MMO Nether launching for PC this fall

<i>Project Awakened</i> creator Phosphor Games will release <i>Nether</i>, an urban-themed survival horror massively multiplayer online game, this fall for Windows PC, the developer announced.<p><i>Nether</i> takes place in a post-apocalyptic future, where a mysterious event "has changed mankind forever." Players will work …

Pick of the week: China’s dark and dirty “Drug War”

Pick of the week: Hong Kong action legend Johnnie To visits the mainland for a violent, atmospheric crime thriller<p>I don’t know for sure whether the phrase “Drug War” carries the same dark ambivalence in Chinese as it does in English, but veteran Hong Kong director Johnnie To’s new film of that …