‘Intruder’ steals Clearview AI’s entire client list

A hot potato: As if facial recognition startup Clearview Ai did not have enough problems, it seems the company cannot sufficiently secure its data. It recently sent out a notice to customers, which are primarily law enforcement agencies, saying that its entire client list was stolen. According to the memo Continue Reading

Assange complains he cannot follow US extradition hearing – Strategy – Security- Tempemail

Julian Assange complained he was struggling to follow his extradition hearing on Wednesday as his legal team argued Britain should not send him to the United States because the charges against him were politically motivated. Assange, 48, faces 18 counts in the US including conspiring to hack government computers and Continue Reading

Destiny 2 is getting rid of paid loot boxes for season pass holders

Why it matters: Since going free-to-play, Bungie has needed a way to monetize Destiny 2 to cover ongoing development costs. Paid loot boxes, aka Bright Engrams, could be purchased in the Eververse store to obtain cosmetic items. However, Bungie is now removing Bright Engrams for players who own the season Continue Reading

NBN Co upgrades network gear software after Sky Muster faults skyrocket – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

NBN Co is upgrading the software on network equipment used for its Sky Muster service following a sharp rise in the number of network faults recorded over the past six months. The company overnight released numbers on the performance of its satellite network in January, a month in which it Continue Reading

Hackers scored a record $40M in bug bounties in 2019

In brief: Hacking may have a negative connotation in many people’s minds. Still, there is an increasing number of hackers that are using their skills to help corporations and governments avoid SNAFUs that end up costing them billions of dollars. HackerOne’s mission is to connect hackers and organizations, who are Continue Reading

Clever Level Up board game accessory has raised over a million dollars on Kickstarter

In brief: The best ideas in life aren’t necessarily the most complex. The Level Up, a simple yet clever solution to a common problem facing board game players, has proven that with more than $1 million in pledges on Kickstarter. The Level Up is little more than a raised platform Continue Reading

SodaStream appoints first US CMO as it ‘aggressively’ pursues growth in the States- Tempemail

SodaStream USA has named former Coca-Cola marketer Matt Kahn as its first-ever chief marketing officer, tasked with turning the business into a “billion-dollar brand” in America alone. The appointment comes as PepsiCo looks to ramp up SodaStream’s growth in the US. As sustainability becomes a more prominent consideration in Americans’ Continue Reading

Logitech partners with Herman Miller to make ‘high-performance’ gaming furniture

What just happened? Logitech is best known for its wide range of (often) high-quality PC peripherals, but now, it wants to be known for something else: gaming furniture. Furniture company Herman Miller and Logitech’s PC gaming-focused “G” division have officially partnered up to create “high-performance furniture solutions” for gamers. It’s Continue Reading