Monthly Archives: June, 2012

Motorola Mobility Introduces Connected Golf GPS Device

LIBERTYVILLE, Ill., March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Open your stance. Head down. Eye on the ball. Motorola Mobility, Inc. (NYSE: MMI) introduces the MOTOACTV Golf Edition, a cutting-edge GPS Golf tracker, virtual caddy and online clubhouse. Users can track their golf game on up to 20,000 courses worldwide right from their wrist. GPS tracks the front, [...]

IBM 2011 Study Shows Progress Against Security Threats But Attackers Adapt

ARMONK, N.Y., March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — IBM (NYSE: IBM) today released the results of its X-Force 2011 Trend and Risk Report, which shows surprising improvements in several areas of Internet security such as a reduction in application security vulnerabilities, exploit code and spam. As a result, the report suggests attackers today are being forced [...]

Agreement to Reduce Internet Botnets Launched

WASHINGTON, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — More than one in ten U.S. computers are infected by difficult-to-detect “bots” or “zombies,” which “botmasters” can use for anything from sending spam, to eavesdropping on network traffic, to stealing user passwords. The Online Trust Alliance (OTA) joined a unanimous vote at the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) Communications Security, [...]

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 [...]

Glu Mobile App – Samurai vs. Zombies Defense

SAN FRANCISCO, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Glu Mobile Inc., a leading global developer and publisher of Social Mobile games for smartphone and tablet devices announced today the launch of its new freemium, tower defense game, Samurai vs. Zombies Defense. In the game, players are challenged to assume the role of the Samurai Hero, protecting [...]

WiFi Systems Now Available in Mercedes-Benz Vehicles

SAN FRANCISCO, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Mercedes-Benz owners can now equip their vehicles with Autonet Mobile’s Wi-Fi entertainment system, allowing passengers to bring their iPads, laptops and other Wi-Fi-enabled devices into the vehicle for safe online access while on the road. The new Mercedes-Benz In-Vehicle Hot Spot, powered by Autonet Mobile, is an accessory available [...]

Game Insight To Release Rule The Kingdom for Android

MOSCOW and SAN FRANCISCO, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Game Insight, a global leader in publishing mobile and social games, announces its newest game Rule The Kingdom for Android devices. To mark this momentous occasion, Game Insight has released an announcement trailer to give players a glimpse at the city-building and role-playing action to come! [...]

Gameloft and LG Collaborate on 3D Games for LG Optimus Smartphone

PARIS, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Gameloft®, a leading global publisher of digital and social games, and LG Electronics (LG), one of the top technological innovators in the field of mobile communications in the world, announced their new collaboration aiming to optimize several Gameloft video games for the new LG Optimus 3D Max smartphone. Assassin’s [...]