Category Archives: Internet

Is Internet.org Good or Bad?

Is Internet.org Good or Bad?

There has been a lot of buzz about Internet.org on how good, bad it is and whether it is against net neutrality. I have been reading lot of blogs and facebook posts about this and have been thinking a lot about the same. For people who are not sure about Internet.org and want to know,… Continue Reading

Three Mozilla Board Members Resign Over New CEO Pick

It has been reported that three members of Mozilla’s board resigned over the selection of Brendan Eich as CEO. According to reports, three board members who left the company are: John Lilly, currently working at venture capital firm Greylock Partners; Ellen Siminoff, CEO of online education company Schmoop; and former Mozilla’s CEO, Gary Kovacs. Their… Continue Reading

WhatsApp Messages May Not Be Actually Private : Security Expert

According to security consultant from the Netherlands, WhatsApp users should be careful while downloading Android apps. Bas Bosschert, a technical consultant with more than 10 years of experience on Linux and Unix platform, said that developers can hack entire message database of WhatsApp. Bosschert also mentioned that if users don’t read an app’s permissions carefully… Continue Reading

Vimeo Announces $10M Fund For Video Creators

Vimeo is a popular video-hosting website on which users can upload, view and share videos. Last year, the video-sharing site team has released Vimeo On Demand, a self-service sales website where creators can charge for their movies. Today Vimeo celebrates its site’s anniversary at SXSW event with a $10 million investment, intended to pull best… Continue Reading

BlackBerry To Release BBM For Nokia X And Windows Phone

BlackBerry To Release BBM For Nokia X And Windows Phone

BlackBerry has announced its plan to introduce BBM Messaging Service on devices running Windows Phone in few months. BBM was launched for Android and Apple iOS devices last year. The BBM app allows you to instantly share messages, personalize you account with pictures, avatars and status updates. It also helps you to share messages between… Continue Reading

Mozilla To Launch A $25 Firefox OS SmartPhone

Mozilla To Launch A $25 Firefox OS SmartPhone

Mozilla to introduce a low-cost Smartphone for the people who can’t afford to buy high-end devices offered by Apple, Google and Samsung. The organisation announced a deal of $25 smartphones with Chinese chip designer Spreadtrum Communications. The Smartphones will arrive in extremely cost-sensitive markets like Japan and other parts of Asia, where people often look… Continue Reading

Secret Rolls Out Reward Program For Hackers Who Can Find Out Bugs In Its App

Secret Rolls Out Reward Program For Hackers Who Can Find Out Bugs In Its App

The team behind the content sharing app called Secret has announced one program, which is meant for hackers to find and fix the bugs in its mobile app before it is available to the general public. The launch of the program comes after a snapshot revealed on Twitter, which shows that it linked a user’s email address to… Continue Reading

Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside To Leave The Company Before The Lenovo Deal

Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside To Leave The Company Before The Lenovo Deal

Last month Lenovo announced that it will buy Motorola’s handset business from Google for around $3 billion. Dennis Woodside, who became Motorola Mobility’s CEO when the search engine giant acquired the company, announced that he is now leaving the company. The Private cloud storage firm Dropbox Inc named CEO of Motorola Mobility, as its first… Continue Reading