App Annie: Equifax’s app disappeared from Apple’s App Store and Google Play on September 7, the day it announced the security breach (Cale Guthrie Weissman/Fast Company)

September 11, 2017

Cale Guthrie Weissman / Fast Company: App Annie: Equifax’s app disappeared from Apple’s App Store and Google Play on September 7, the day it announced the security breach  —  Equifax’s mobile app has been removed from both the iOS and Google Play app stores.  According to data from AppAnnie, the app was taken down the same … Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Google Accused of Trying To Patent Public Domain Technology

An anonymous reader shares a report: A Polish academic is accusing Google of trying to patent technology he invented and that he purposely released into the public domain so companies like Google couldn’t trap it inside restrictive licenses. The technology’s name is Asymmetric Numeral Systems (ANS), a family of entropy coding methods that Polish assistant professor Jarosaw (Jarek) Duda developed in the early 2000s, and which is now hot tech…

September 11, 2017
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At least two dozen federal lawsuits have been filed against Equifax in the United States (Jonathan Stempel/Reuters)

September 11, 2017

Jonathan Stempel / Reuters: At least two dozen federal lawsuits have been filed against Equifax in the United States  —  (Reuters) – More than two dozen lawsuits have been filed in the United States against Equifax Inc (EFX.N) after the credit reporting company said thieves may have stolen personal information … Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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JNPT authorities weigh changes to speedy import scheme

The direct port delivery program is part of a wide government effort to improve velocity through the Indian supply chain. Steady growth in direct port delivery (DPD) shipments at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) amid yard capacity and other infrastructure issues is prompting changes in the speedy import procedure meant to… Source: http://www.joc.com

September 11, 2017
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Torvalds Wants Attackers To Join Linux Before They Turn To the “Dark Side”

darthcamaro writes: People attack Linux everyday and Linus Torvalds is impressed by many of them. Speaking at the Open Source Summit in LA, Torvalds said he wants to seek out those that would attack Linux and get them to help improve Linux, before they turn to the ‘dark side.’ “There are smart people doing bad things, I wish they were on our side and they could help us,” Torvalds said….

September 11, 2017
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