Daily Archives: March 22nd, 2012

13-Point Security Checklist for Smartphone Users

CLEVELAND, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – The rapid and widespread adoption of smartphones has profoundly transformed how we communicate, learn, solve problems, shop, travel, work, pay bills and entertain ourselves. Ease of use, convenience, instantaneous information access and an endless number of helpful or amusing applications (apps) have made the smartphone a device that a majority [...]

AMD Launches 3 GPUs in 3 Months

SUNNYVALE, Calif. —3/19/2012 AMD (NYSE: AMD) today reached a major milestone in the graphics industry with worldwide availability of its full line of next generation AMD Radeon™ HD 7000 Series GPUs in less than three months. Starting in December, AMD launched the AMD Radeon™ HD 7900 Series, followed in February by the AMD Radeon™ HD [...]

2011 Was the Year of the ‘Hacktivist

NEW YORK, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The “Verizon 2012 Data Breach Investigations Report” reveals the dramatic rise of “hacktivism” — cyberhacking to advance political and social objectives. In 2011, 58 percent of data stolen was attributed to hacktivism, according to the annual report released today from Verizon. The new trend contrasts sharply with the [...]