Amazon to launch a new app store with tools for its two million sellers

Amazon is launching new app store with tools created specifically to help its sellers manage their listings and orders. Called the Marketplace Appstore, it will feature apps made using Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) by Amazon and third-party developers screened by the company. According to a report by CNET, the Marketplace Appstore launches to …

An Ebola Vaccine Gets Its First Real-World Test

The Ebola virus kills half the people who get it, and it’s a tragically familiar disease in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Since scientists first characterized the disease in 1976, Congo has had nine outbreaks. Now it’s happening again: To date the country has seen 46 possible or confirmed cases, and 26 people are dead. …

Sony’s smaller, cheaper Digital Paper tablet reaches the US

The company hasn’t committed to an official release date, although Amazon lists the CP1 as arriving on June 21st (we’d take that with a grain of salt until Sony says otherwise). As it is, both Digital Paper variants will receive some welcome upgrades on May 30th. There’s a new mobile app for Android and iOS …

Comcast is leaking the names and passwords of customers’ wireless routers

Comcast has just been caught in a major security snafu: revealing the passwords of its customers’ Xfinity-provided wireless routers in plaintext on the web. Anyone with a subscriber’s account number and street address number will be served up the Wi-Fi name and password via the company’s Xfinity internet activation service. Security researchers Karan Saini and …

Google and Microsoft find new strain of Spectre and Meltdown

Security researchers at Google and Microsoft have found a new variant of the Spectre security flaw that was first reported back in January this year. Rumors of the latest CPU bug were disclosed by a German computer science publication earlier this month, but the details of the vulnerability were only officially revealed on Monday, May …

Venezuela, Nicholas Maduro rieletto per altri 6 anni tra affluenza crollata del 33% e denunce di brogli

Secondo i risultati ufficiali annunciati dal Consiglio nazionale elettorale (Cne), il presidente ha ottenuto il 67,7% dei voti (circa 5,8 milioni) contro il 21,2% (circa 1,8 milioni di voti) di Henri Falcon, ex governatore e chavista dissidente. di F … by Livio Acerbo #greengroundit #thisisnews