Apparently we love our smartphones. More, perhaps, than our spouses, God, or personal hygiene.
Last week I bought 13 laptops from WalMart.com. There were only two problems: I didn’t buy them, and they weren’t being shipped to my house. I’d been hacked.
Yesterday, Zendesk was hacked and the personal information of an unknown number of Twitter, Pinterest, and Tumblr users was stolen. Last year, 12.6 million U.S adults were the victims of identity fraud.
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Mobile payments startup Jumio will soon go live with its service to help retailers easily take credit cards using smartphones, the company said today.