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This week's 5 hot new apps: Opinions on Yo yo-yo; LinkedIn to the job market; more

A roundup of the 5 hottest new apps of the past week.

300M LinkedIn users could be at risk from zero day hole

Personal information of 300 million LinkedIn users could be at risk from zero day vulnerability, warns security firm Zimperium.

LinkedIn expands mobile app portfolio, mobile partnerships

LinkedIn is expanding its mobile app portfolio to meet the demands of increasing mobile traffic to its site, which is expected to make up a majority of its visitors by the end of the year.

LinkedIn expands its publishing platform

LinkedIn announced an expansion of its publishing platform and will eventually allow any member to contribute.

Spotlight: LinkedIn kills controversial Intro email service

LinkedIn drops Intro email service after privacy concerns scare users away.

Companies should take a page from consumer apps

Enterprise apps should be as collaborative and user friendly as consumer apps offered by social media sites such as Facebook and LinkedIn, argues Duncan Campbell, vice president of worldwide marketing for converged infrastructure in HP's Enterprise Group.

LinkedIn groups for data lovers

If you're into big data about big data, check out KDNuggets' interesting charts and analysis on the top 2013 LinkedIn Groups for analytics, big data, data mining and data science. As usual, editor Gregory Piatetsky doesn't disappoint. 

Security researchers slam LinkedIn's Intro messaging app

Security researchers are blasting professional networking platform LinkedIn's new Intro email scanning application for Apple's iOS, comparing the service to hacker attacks.

News Bytes: Android flexes mobile ad muscle; Microsoft 'confused' about mobility; more

Check out the hottest news in mobile IT for Friday, 10/25.

LinkedIn customers accuse networking site of hacking into users' email accounts

A number of LinkedIn customers have filed a class-action lawsuit alleging that the professional networking site uses their identities and contact lists for marketing purposes by hacking into their email accounts and downloading contact addresses without their permission.