Quick takes on mobile IT news for Wednesday, 12/18 including: Google's very own year-end review and general back patting, ReadWriteWeb's interview with Flurry CEO Simon Khalaf declaring mobile to be the ultimate, predictions for cybercriminal activity on social networks in 2014 and the new collaboration between Sprint and Dish concerning LTE offerings.
The Chaos Computer Club hacker group claims it has already bypassed Apple's new Touch ID capacitive sensor just days after the security feature reached retail via the computing giant's new iPhone 5s.
Firewall vendor Palo Alto discovered recently that hackers are using ad networks to deliver malware to Android devices.
Three weeks after Apple shut down its developer portal in the wake of a security breach, the company has reinstated support for all services, additionally offering developer partners a one-month membership extension as compensation for the prolonged outage.
More than two weeks after Apple shut down its developer portal in the wake of a security breach, the company said it plans to reinstate most remaining services within the next several days.
Apple has shut down its developer portal following a security breach, and has not ruled out the possibility that developer profile data like names, mailing addresses and email addresses may have been compromised.