Mobile security software firm Lookout has raised $55 million in strategic funding from investors including Deutsche Telekom, Qualcomm Ventures, Greylock Partners and Mithril Capital Management. Existing investors Accel Partners, Andreessen Horowitz, Index Ventures and Khosla Ventures also participated in the round, which nearly matches the $75 million in funding Lookout has raised since launching in 2007.
Samsung is expected to announce Wednesday that it is beefing up security for its Android phones by teaming with anti-virus software firm Lookout, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal.
Samsung Electronics is teaming with security solutions firm Lookout to install antivirus software on all of its forthcoming smartphones running Google's Android.
Many privacy regulators and some businesses have expressed concerns that Google Glass could be used by the wearer to video record other people without their knowledge or consent. But none of them mentioned the risk that Google Glass could spy on its user.
T-Mobile USA is partnering with Lookout on Automatic App Security, a preloaded application designed to protecting Android smartphones and tablets against potential threats.
Lookout announced a strategic partnership with Deutsche Telekom to offer its mobile security application to the operator's European subscribers. The free Lookout Mobile Security app enables consumers
Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) has removed from the official Android Market some two dozen apps containing malware that threaten smartphone data, a mobile security firm is warning. The security firm Lookout
Mobile software security startup Lookout has completed a $5.5 million Series A financing round led by Khosla Ventures. A spinoff of security consulting firm Flexilis, Lookout is privately testing