There’s almost a million fake apps targeting your phone

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By Martyn Williams, IDG News Service | July 16th, 2014 Trend MIcro finds hundreds of thousands of fake Android apps in trawl of online stores, forums. Fake apps dressed up to look like official ones but actually designed to steal user data are increasingly targeting Android phone users, according to a study by Trend Micro.…

Say goodbye to desktop phones

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By John Cox, Network World | July 15th, 2014 VoIP apps and a high-density 11ac Wi-Fi network let an Oklahoma insurer scrap its desktop phones. “When are we going to get rid of these things?” said Ken Henderson’s boss as he pointed at the corded desktop telephone that has been emblematic of the American office…