Daily Archives: 2015-08-19

LinkedIn launches standalone app

LinkedIn has released a standalone app today called Lookup. This iOS, desktop, & mobile Web app is aimed at knowing your co-workers better, & is LinkedIn’s initiation into the enterprise space. LinkedIn Lookup has been designed as a solution to the Intranet problems some of the companies suffer from.

Reports: VentureBeat, The Next Web, SiliconBeat

YouTube to open production studio in Mumbai, India

Google has announced its 1st YouTube Space for India. Located in India’s financial capital Mumbai, the production facility — the 2nd of its kind in Asia — will be hosted by the reputed Whistling Woods International film school.

Reports: TechCrunch, The Next Web, GoogleIndia (blog)

Ashley Madison Site hackers post sensitive info Online

A few months ago, hackers made away with sensitive customer information from the Online Site AshleyMadison.com. At that time, they had threatened to expose the info. Now, it appears, they have made good on their intent. Data of 9.7 gigabytes in size was posted on Tuesday to the dark Web using an Onion address accessible only through the Tor browser.

Reports: Reuters, Mashable, News Every day, CBS News