Microsoft Launches Open Source Tool To Help iOS Developers Port Their Apps To Windows

windows_platform At its Build developer conference earlier this year, Microsoft announced that it would soon release tools that would make it easier for iOS and Android developers to take their existing code and port their apps to Windows. The Android version of this, officially named the Windows Bridge for Android, is now in private beta. The iOS version, however — previously known under the… Read More

Russia reportedly launched cyberattack against Pentagon email system last month.

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NBC News is reporting that Russia had launched what US officials are calling “sophisticated cyberattack” on the Pentagon’s Joint Staff unclassified email system. The system had been shut down and taken off line nearly two weeks ago according to the report. Officials told the network that a “sophisticated cyber intrusion” took place on or around July 25, which affected about 4,000 military and civilians who work for the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The attack appears to have been carried out by an automated system capable of gathering huge amounts of data, which then quickly distributed it to thousands of accounts in the cloud. Officials…

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