Safari and iOS users: Your browsing activity is being leaked in real time
Getty Images For the past four months, Apple’s iOS and iPadOS devices and Safari browser have violated one of the Internet’s most sacrosanct security policies. The violation results from a bug that leaks user identities and browsing activity in real time. The same-origin policy is a foundational security mechanism... Read more
After Growing 700% Walnut Gets $35M Series B Financing Led by Felicis
The financing round comes on the heels of growing 700% just four months after announcing the prior round. Manhattan, NYC — Jan. 14, 2022 — Walnut, the creator of the world’s first sales and marketing demo experience platform, today announces the close of its $35 million Series B funding... Read more
Hulu: All the TV shows and movies coming in February 2022
Pam and Tommy drops this month on Hulu. Hulu Every month is a big month for Hulu, considering the metric buttload of content it unleashes every months. February 2022 is no exception.  The poorly received How I Met Your Father continues its run, but in terms of big movie... Read more
‘Zero-Click’ Zoom Vulnerabilities Could Have Exposed Calls
Most hacks require the victim to click on the wrong link or open the wrong attachment. But as so-called zero-click vulnerabilities—in which the target does nothing at all—are exploited more and more, Natalie Silvanovich of Google’s Project Zero bug-hunting team has worked to find new examples and get them... Read more
Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Head over to our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. This article was contributed by Aran Khanna, CEO of Archera Anyone managing their team’s cloud services faces the gargantuan task of parsing through all hosting and purchasing options... Read more
Microsoft is buying Activision-Blizzard, makers of Call of Duty and Candy Crush
Microsoft is buying Activision Blizzard for $69 billion. For those of you who play video games or pay attention to video games — and there are a lot of of you — we don’t really need to spell out why this is a Really Big Deal. The rest of... Read more
Microsoft fixes Patch Tuesday bug that broke VPN in Windows 10 and 11
Aurich Lawson Microsoft’s monthly Patch Tuesday updates for Windows are generally meant to fix problems, but that isn’t how it always goes. January’s updates, released last week, caused a handful of problems for businesses in particular. The most serious, especially for people still dealing with pandemic-driven remote-work setups, was... Read more
Are Customer Service Chatbots Worth the Hype?
When was the last time you attempted to make a customer service inquiry with a major company? Did you place a phone call, send an email, or utilize the “chat” function on the company’s website? If you’re like a growing number of consumers, you turned to the chat –... Read more
Eternals post-credits scenes explained, and how they hold the keys to the MCU’s future
Thena may or may not appear in one of the post-credits scenes. Marvel Studios Eternals arrived on Disney Plus last week, bringing the Marvel Cinematic Universe to trippy cosmic places. Oscar-winning director Chloé Zhao‘s movie establishes a new team of immortal heroes tasked with defending Earth from the nasty Deviants, and... Read more
Mirrorscape Wants to Conjure Your Favorite Tabletop Game in AR
Breaking down cost and technical barriers to the game, as well as organization hurdles, throws open the doors for entire demographics of new players, even subverting certain physical requirements that make the game prohibitive for disabled people. Ambitiously, Mirrorscape also intends to serve as a springboard for creators too,... Read more