Day: May 10, 2021

Radish, a serialized fiction app that has raised about $72M, is being acquired by South Korea’s Kakao Entertainment for $440M (Todd Spangler/Variety)

Todd Spangler / Variety:Radish, a serialized fiction app that has raised about $72M, is being acquired by South Korea’s Kakao Entertainment for $440M  —  Serialized fiction app Radish is being acquired by Kakao Entertainment, the entertainment arm of Korean internet giant Kakao, in a transaction valued at $440 million. Source: http://www.techmeme.com/210510/p30#a210510p30

6 Tips from a Start-Up Founder

Research shows eight out of ten startups fail but those that do survive are most likely in e-commerce, mobile apps or agriculture.  Source: http://www.bit.com.au/guide/6-tips-from-a-start-up-founder-564335?utm_source=feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=Business+IT+

Sources: Sony’s next-gen VR headset for PlayStation 5 will have improved resolution of 2000×2040 per eye, inside-out tracking, foveated rendering, and more (Ian Hamilton/UploadVR)

Ian Hamilton / UploadVR:Sources: Sony’s next-gen VR headset for PlayStation 5 will have improved resolution of 2000×2040 per eye, inside-out tracking, foveated rendering, and more  —  Sony’s next-generation VR headset for PlayStation 5 has significantly higher resolution, inside-out tracking, a vibration motor … Source: http://www.techmeme.com/210510/p24#a210510p24

This Week in Washington IP: Reviewing Small Business R&D Funding Programs, Researching COVID-19 Variants and Building Department of Defense Cyber Capabilities – IPWatchdog.com

This Week in Washington IP: Reviewing Small Business R&D Funding Programs, Researching COVID-19 Variants and Building Department of Defense Cyber Capabilities  IPWatchdog.com Source: https://www.ipwatchdog.com/2021/05/10/week-washington-ip-reviewing-small-business-rd-funding-programs-researching-covid-19-variants-building-department-defense-cyber-capabilities/id=133373/

Report: twice in 2021, 25%+ of Tor’s entire exit node capacity was known to be malicious and involved in a scheme targeting users accessing crypto-related sites (Catalin Cimpanu/The Record)

Catalin Cimpanu / The Record:Report: twice in 2021, 25%+ of Tor’s entire exit node capacity was known to be malicious and involved in a scheme targeting users accessing crypto-related sites  —  For more than 16 months, a threat actor has been seen adding malicious servers to the Tor network in order to intercept traffic … …

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Some independent repair experts say the MacBook schematics released by ransomware group REvil are helpful in understanding and fixing devices (Damon Beres/VICE)

Damon Beres / VICE:Some independent repair experts say the MacBook schematics released by ransomware group REvil are helpful in understanding and fixing devices  —  Hacked and leaked schematics won’t help you make a counterfeit MacBook.  They will help repair experts recover lost data, though.  —  DB Source: http://www.techmeme.com/210510/p13#a210510p13