SEC filing: a third party had access to GoDaddy's Managed WordPress hosting from September 6 to November 17, including 1.2M customer numbers and admin passwords

SEC filing: a third party had access to GoDaddy’s Managed WordPress hosting from September 6 to November 17, including 1.2M customer numbers and admin passwords(Daniel Cooper/Engadget)

SEC filing: a third party had access to GoDaddy’s Managed WordPress hosting from September 6 to November 17, including 1.2M customer numbers and admin passwords  —  In disclosures to the Securities and Exchange Commission, web registrar and hosting company GoDaddy has revealed that it discovered it had been hacked. source

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Interview with Niantic CEO John Hanke about the company's vision for the metaverse and how it could become a dystopian nightmare

Interview with Niantic CEO John Hanke about the company’s vision for the metaverse and how it could become a dystopian nightmare(Mark Sullivan/Fast Company)

Interview with Niantic CEO John Hanke about the company’s vision for the metaverse and how it could become a dystopian nightmare  —  The metaverse, the concept of an alternative, shared digital world that originated in sci-fi, has bubbled up to the surface of tech chatter during the later days of the pandemic. source

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OpenAI debuts GPT-4, claiming the model “surpasses ChatGPT in its advanced reasoning capabilities”, available in ChatGPT Plus and as an API that has a waitlist

OpenAI debuts GPT-4, claiming the model “surpasses ChatGPT in its advanced reasoning capabilities”, available in ChatGPT Plus and as an API that has a waitlist(OpenAI)

OpenAI debuts GPT-4, claiming the model “surpasses ChatGPT in its advanced reasoning capabilities”, available in ChatGPT Plus and as an API that has a waitlist  —  Following the research path from GPT, GPT-2, and GPT-3, our deep learning approach leverages more data and more computation source

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Interview with Samsung VP Jaeyeon Jung on the new Galaxy SmartTag and how it fits into the SmartThings ecosystem, which as of December had 66M active users

Interview with Samsung VP Jaeyeon Jung on the new Galaxy SmartTag and how it fits into the SmartThings ecosystem, which as of December had 66M active users(Carolina Milanesi/Fast Company)

Interview with Samsung VP Jaeyeon Jung on the new Galaxy SmartTag and how it fits into the SmartThings ecosystem, which as of December had 66M active users  —  While the Apple world waits patiently for an “AirTags” announcement, Samsung is already shipping its remote location device, the Galaxy SmartTag. source

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A slide from Ignite session video shows that Microsoft is working to move Edge to a common codebase for the desktop, Android, and iOS versions later this year

A slide from Ignite session video shows that Microsoft is working to move Edge to a common codebase for the desktop, Android, and iOS versions later this year(Abhay Venkatesh/Neowin)

A slide from Ignite session video shows that Microsoft is working to move Edge to a common codebase for the desktop, Android, and iOS versions later this year  —  Microsoft has been adding a bunch of useful features to its Chromium-based Edge browser, with the latest round of updates bumping source

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Interview with GoPuff co-founder Rafael Ilishayev, on why the startup acquired BevMo, breaking into the California market, responding to drivers' demands, more

Interview with GoPuff co-founder Rafael Ilishayev, on why the startup acquired BevMo, breaking into the California market, responding to drivers’ demands, more(Sam Dean/Los Angeles Times)

Interview with GoPuff co-founder Rafael Ilishayev, on why the startup acquired BevMo, breaking into the California market, responding to drivers’ demands, more  —  When an East Coast startup called Gopuff paid $350 million for BevMo in November 2020, it wasn’t immediately clear  source

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Interview with RISC-V International CEO Calista Redmond about the non-profit that oversees the open-source processor technology, industry adoption, and more

Interview with RISC-V International CEO Calista Redmond about the non-profit that oversees the open-source processor technology, industry adoption, and more(Dylan Martin/The Register)

Interview with RISC-V International CEO Calista Redmond about the non-profit that oversees the open-source processor technology, industry adoption, and more  —  We speak to the head of ISA’s governing body on industry adoption, timelines, and more  —  INTERVIEW The CEO of RISC-V’s governing body source

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Q&A: WhatsApp's Will Cathcart on the Facebook-Apple feud, WhatsApp's new privacy policy, competing apps, and the debate over message “traceability” in India

Q&A: WhatsApp’s Will Cathcart on the Facebook-Apple feud, WhatsApp’s new privacy policy, competing apps, and the debate over message “traceability” in India(Alex Kantrowitz/OneZero )

Q&A: WhatsApp’s Will Cathcart on the Facebook-Apple feud, WhatsApp’s new privacy policy, competing apps, and the debate over message “traceability” in India  —  ‘If you’re talking about break encryption, it’s really hard for me to imagine being comfortable with it’ source

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Apptopia: since Trump was banned from Twitter, daily use of Twitter has remained remarkably consistent

Apptopia: since Trump was banned from Twitter, daily use of Twitter has remained remarkably consistent(Alex Kantrowitz/Big Technology)

Apptopia: since Trump was banned from Twitter, daily use of Twitter has remained remarkably consistent  —  Trump’s presence on Twitter had no impact on how much people used it, contrary to the popular narrative. … For as long as Donald Trump was president, there was a common misconception that Twitter’s fate was tied to his…

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Nintendo's global and US presidents discuss Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Switch, and the company's forays into theme parks, movies, and more

Nintendo’s global and US presidents discuss Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Switch, and the company’s forays into theme parks, movies, and more(Harry McCracken/Fast Company)

Nintendo’s global and US presidents discuss Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Switch, and the company’s forays into theme parks, movies, and more   In June 2019, Nintendo announced that it was pushing the release date for Animal Crossing: New Horizons, an eagerly-awaited game for its Switch console, to March 20, 2020. SOURCE

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