Lenovo Hit With Lawsuit Over Superfish Adware

An anonymous reader writes with news that the fallout from the Superfish fiasco might just be starting for Lenovo. "Lenovo admitted to pre-loading the Superfish adware on some consumer PCs, and unhappy customers are now dragging the company to court on the matter.

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Lenovo releases an auto removal tool to make up for the Superfish fiasco

Lenovo opened its own can of worms by admitting to installing Superfish on its laptops sold between September 2014 and January 2015. Superfish is adware that inserted ads on websites viewed on Lenovo laptops; it also exposed Lenovo customers to huge security flaws. According to Lenovo,

Microsoft and Lenovo work on cleaning up 60,000 Superfish infected PCs

In the wake of Superfish, there seems to be a BP oil spill-like taint on the Lenovo brand in the eyes of many consumers. Trust was lost, images were tarnished and the MacBook toting crowd began their chants of superiority. Unfortunately Lenovo didn't just ruin their name alone,

Lenovo Joins the Malevolent Side of the Online Advertising Industry

On Wednesday evening, the news began to break on Twitter. Computer security analysts had discovered something nefarious about a piece of advertising software called Superfish, which comes pre-installed on cheap Lenovo laptops like the Yoga 2.

Lenovo CTO: We Have No Intention Of Shipping a Superfish Product Again

Last week, news broke that many Lenovo computers were shipped with a dangerous piece of Superfish adware , which made the computers vulnerable to malicious hacks. Now, with a class action lawsuit looming and anti-virus vendors pledging to root out the adware,

Lenovo's website reportedly hacked by Lizard Squad, likely over Superfish debacle

Lenovo has had a rough week to say the least. As you have likely read everywhere on the internet, Lenovo was caught pre-loading software called Superfish on certain Lenovo products. This allowed the company to utilize an extra revenue stream,

联想:Superfish 今年一月就停止预装了

关于昨天曝出的联想电脑系统预装 广告软件 Superfish 事件,联想官方做出了回应。

Lenovo Hit With Lawsuit Over Superfish Adware

An anonymous reader writes with news that the fallout from the Superfish fiasco might just be starting for Lenovo. "Lenovo admitted to pre-loading the Superfish adware on some consumer PCs, and unhappy customers are now dragging the company to court on the matter.

How to get rid of Superfish adware on Lenovo computers

Lenovo has released instructions — amid backlash — for getting rid of the Superfish adware that was preinstalled on some of the company's devicesStep-by-step instructions for removing both the software and the root certificate (widely decried by privacy advocates as a serious security risk on Thursday) can be found here.

Lenovo hit with lawsuit over Superfish adware fiasco

That didn't take long.Lenovo and Superfish were slapped with a proposed class-action lawsuit, filed late last week in federal court, according to reportsPlaintiff Jessica Bennett says she noticed "spam advertisements involving scantily clad women" on her Yoga 2 laptop.

Lenovo backpedals on Superfish adware, says it's working to 'restore trust'

Lenovo is facing growing backlash after it was discovered that the company had preinstalled a malicious adware called Superfish on some of its laptops. Now, the Chinese manufacturer is scrambling to manage a public relations scandal.Personal note after long day of Superfish meetings:

Supreme Court Gives Tacit Approval To Warrantless DNA Collection

An anonymous reader writes On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to review a case involving the conviction of a man based solely on the analysis of his "inadvertently shed" DNA.

What Would Minecraft 2 Look Like Under Microsoft?

An anonymous reader writes "Microsoft spent billions purchasing Mojang, the studio behind the game Minecraft, and while it's unlikely to start work on a sequel anytime soon, rather than continue development of the game, it's worth considering what a Minecraft 2 will look like. After all,

Why We Should Stop Hiding File-Name Extensions

An anonymous reader writes 14 years after the Anna Kournikova virus took advantage of users' ignorance about file-name extensions in order to wreak worldwide havoc,

Khronos Group Announces Vulkan To Compete Against DirectX 12

Phopojijo writes The Khronos Group has announced the Vulkan API for compute and graphics. Its goal is to compete against DirectX 12. It has some interesting features,

Inside the North Korean Data Smuggling Movement

Sparrowvsrevolution writes A new Wired magazine story goes inside the North Korean rebel movement seeking to overthrow Kim Jong-un by smuggling USB drives into the country packed with foreign television and movies. As the story describes, one group has stashed USB drives in Chinese cargo trucks.

NVIDIA Fixes Old Compiz Bug

jones_supa writes NVIDIA has fixed a long-standing issue in the Ubuntu Unity desktop by patching Compiz. When opening the window of a new application, it would go black or become transparent on NVIDIA hardware. There have been bug reports dating back to Ubuntu 12.10 times.

Hillary Clinton Used Personal Email At State Dept., Possibly Breaking Rules

HughPickens.com writes: The NY Times reports that Hillary Rodham Clinton exclusively used a personal email account to conduct government business as secretary of state, according to State Department officials.

100 Years of Chemical Weapons

MTorrice writes This year marks the 100th anniversary of the first large-scale use of chemical weapons during World War I. Sarah Everts at Chemical & Engineering News remembers the event with a detailed account of the day in 1915 when the German Army released chlorine gas on its enemies,

YouTube Kids Launches On Android and iOS

An anonymous reader writes As expected, YouTube today launched YouTube Kids for Android and iOS, described as a "family-friendly destination" and "the first Google product built from the ground up with little ones in mind." You can download the new app for free, available only in the U.S.,

Ancient and Modern People Followed Same Mathematical Rule To Build Cities

An anonymous reader writes with news of a study that shows similarities in how cities are built throughout time. "A study of archeological data from ancient Mexican settlements reveals remarkable similarities between pre-Colombian cities and modern ones,

DoubleTwist 的 iTunes Radio 录音功能也在 Windows 上推出

分类: 互联网络话说 DoubleTwist 的 Android 和 OS X app 已经给用户录下 iTunes Radio 音乐的福利,同样有庞大用户基础的 Windows 又怎能不一起众乐乐呢?

Citi Bikes Are a Wild Success, But Will They Survive?

If there is one problem with Citi Bike, it's the looming financial mess that threatens to consume it.New York City's privately funded bike-share program reportedly needs a quick influx of "tens of millions" of dollars to stay afloat — and that was before the city said that Alta Bicycle Share Inc.,

7 Tips For Less Terrible Smartphone Photos

Smartphones have made quality photography fun and accessible for everyone. But there's still a lot more to it than just pointing and tapping if you want to lasting images. Here are a few simple ways to improve your everyday photo-taking. Read more...

IFA 2014 : Asus 一口氣發表包括 EeeBook S205 、 ZenBook UX305 與 MeMO Pad 7 等 Intel Inside 新品

華碩此次在 IFA 還發表三系列採用 Intel 處理器的產品,分別是主打低價市場、僅 199 歐元的 EeeBook S205 ,新一代的 ZenBook UX305 ,以及號稱效能打趴它廠八核心產品的新款 MeMO Pad 7 平板。閱讀全文

阿里巴巴上市:一个时代的终结,还是开始?

北京时间9月19日晚,全球瞩目的阿里巴巴终于敲响纽交所的开市钟。按照其68美元/ADS的发行价计算,其融资额超越VISA上市时的197亿美元,刷新了美国市场的IPO交易纪录。

嘲讽苹果MacBook Air 微软何来的自信?

微软正在竭尽全力挑起与非 Windows 产品的竞争,以此吸引注意。相信大家都还记得,早在八月份,微软正式发布 Surface Pro 3 时,直接将 MacBook Air 搬上台进行对比,直戳其痛处。  

The Apple Watch could be the most successful flop in history

The Apple Watch has only been on customers' wrists since the end of April, but it's already left quite an impression. Although Apple hasn't shared sales numbers, many are convinced that the device is another hit gadget for the company,

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hiho欧拉路·二分析:小Ho:这种简单的谜题就交给我吧!小Hi:真的没问题么?小Ho:啊啊啊啊啊!搞不定啊!!!骨牌数量一多就乱了。小Hi:哎,我就知道你会遇到问题。小Ho:小Hi快来帮帮我!小Hi:好了,好了。

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