It's the early 1980s, and this big bank has decided to consolidate more than 90 separate computer systems to create the "business banking applications for the next generation." What could go wrong with that plan?
A critical vulnerability in client software used to interact with Git, a distributed revision control system for managing source code repositories, allows attackers to execute rogue commands on computers used by developers.
Microsoft didn't seem bothered about another leak of Windows 10. "How could we be upset about lots of people wanting to try our new stuff?" tweeted Gabe Aul, the engineering general manager for Microsoft's operating system group....
Adding to its toolset for cross-platform mobile applications, Microsoft has acquired a small German software company called HockeyApp that has developed a service for crash analysis and beta testing of mobile applications.
The usefulness of Android in your car, on your TV and smartwatch will be decided by app availability, and Google is hoping to make it easier to create them with its new development environment, Android Studio.