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An Update on LinkedIn Member Passwords Compromised

Oh well it turns out to be true… Effected users will be getting a notice that your password is no longer valid and will be forced to reset it.   Via LinkedIn Blog   An Update on LinkedIn Member Passwords Compromised Vicente Silveira, June 6, 2012 We want to provide you with an update on this morning’s reports of stolen passwords. We can…

6.46 million hashed LinkedIn passwords reportedly leaked online

I just changed my password! I suggest you do the same!!   Via The Verge   A user in a Russian forum is claiming to have hacked LinkedIn to the tune of almost 6.5 million account details. The user uploaded 6,458,020 encrypted passwords, but no usernames. It’s not clear if they managed to download the usernames, but it’s likely that both have…

Xbox will go beyond the box to reach all new families of devices.

Now the title says it all!  Hopefully this means Microsoft is going to allow Apple and Android devices to use their Music Subscription Service (Zune Pass) along with possible Xbox live games on other platform?!?!  We’ll find out on 6/4/12.     Via Microsoft Blog           Xbox Beyond the Box 29 May 2012 9:00 AM Next week, the Xbox team…

President Obama orders federal agencies to optimize sites for smartphones and tablets

Now I’m really glad our government is moving in this direction as we usually tend to drag our feet on updated technology standards.     Via The Verge   President Obama has issued a directive to urge major government agencies to focus on the “growing mobile revolution.” In a note issued by The White House this week, Obama says “it is time…

Google Drive… yes, really | Official Google Blog

It’s out now! New Cloud Storage!   Introducing Google Drive… yes, really April 24, 2012 at 12:30 PM Just like the Loch Ness Monster, you may have heard the rumors about Google Drive. It turns out, one of the two actually does exist.Today, we’re introducing Google Drive—a place where you can create, share, collaborate, and keep all of your stuff. Whether you’re working…

Google Drive Screenshot Shows 5GB of Free Storage!

Cloud Storage from Google on the way?!?!? It sure looks like it!   Via Talk Android     A few days ago we showed you an exclusive screenshot from Google’s pet project, Google Drive, that showed 2GB of free storage. At that time our tipster mentioned something about getting up to 5GB of storage instead of the pictured 2GB but they didn’t really divuldge anymore…

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