Christophe M.

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The hack that took down a global spyware vendor

At the end of last month, Hacking Team seemed untouchable. The company occupied a controversial niche in the security space, contracting out surveillance software to law enforcement agencies around the world. If your phone got stuck with a wiretapping implant, there's a good chance it came from …

Nikon Coolpix P900, un zoom 24-2000mm impressionnant

En mars dernier, Nikon a présenté son dernier appareil photo bridge, <b>le Coolpix P900</b>. Cela faisait longtemps que nous n’avions pas entendu parler d’un …

Somebody Is Cutting Internet Cables, Causing Massive Outages

The FBI is investigating a mysterious string of attacks on fiber optic cables in the San Francisco Bay area, including one that severely disrupted …

Zuckerberg: telepathy is the future of Facebook

Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg thinks that you will soon be able to send emotions directly to your friends.<p>In a Q&A session held (where else) on …

Lessons learned from Dubsmash, Meerkat and Periscope

With over 1.4 million apps available on Google Play and over 1.2 million on the App Store, the idea that smartphone users are spoilt for choice is an understatement. And it’s not just free apps that are crowding the stores. January 2015 was the App Store’s most profitable month ever, with users …

'Steve Jobs' trailer looks like the next 'Social Network'

We got a brief glimpse at Danny Boyle's <i>Steve Jobs</i> film back in May, but today we've finally got a full trailer to watch. Scripted by Aaron Sorkin (<i>The Social Network</i>, <i>The West Wing</i>), the biopic stars Michael Fassbender as Jobs, Seth Rogen as Steve Wozniak, Kate Winslet as Apple's former marketing …

Silicon Valley

Apple iTunes And AppStore No Longer Work In Greece Due To Debt Crisis

PayPal, iCloud, and many online subscription services are now off limits due to laws banning the use of Greek credit cards to spend money outside the country.<p>Last weekend, Greece's government imposed capital controls — restrictions on the ability to take money out of the country — due to an …

One of the world's biggest banks just admitted bitcoin could destroy existing finance firms

Analyst Johann Palychata writes in the company's magazine Quintessence that bitcoin's blockchain, the software that allows the digital currency to function, "should be considered as an invention like the steam or combustion engine," that has the potential to transform the world of finance and …