Google Play Apps Have Secret Keys

A critical security problem has been discovered in Google Play. Jason Nieh, professor of computer science at Columbia Engineering, and PhD candidate Nicolas Viennot reported they discovered the issue in the official Android app store. Since Google Play has more than one million apps, and many more downloads, it would seem someone would monitor the…

Advancement of Internet of Things

Who doesn’t want to make life simpler? Unfortunately, with fast moving and advancing technology, it seems our lives are becoming more difficult to navigate. Technologists are constantly finding ways to make our lives a little easier when a need has been identified. With the Internet of Things, the need has not been completely identified by…

Cool Travel App for Hassle Free Driving

We have all done it and hated it. Driving under miserable conditions with low visibility can be a nightmare, especially if you are in a unfamiliar territory. The Heads Up Display, or Hudway, is a free navigation application that gives drivers a little piece of mind if they happen to encounter these conditions.  What sets…

Did the NSA Know About and Exploit Heartbleed?

Plausible deniability. The National Security Agency knew of the existence of the catastrophic bug for at least two years and kept it a secret from the public and the cybersecurity community in order to exploit it, according to a bombshell report from Bloomberg News. However, the agency is denying the story. (Source)