Developer Valorant

Valorant developer Riot will begin recording player voice chat to combat harassment

In context: Anyone that’s played online games competitively for more than a few hours has probably run into a few less-than-pleasant teammates. There are bitter DPS players that feel they’re the only competent member of the team and frustrated support players with allies that continuously run into groups of enemies and die. We’ve all seen…

Developer signal

In epic hack, Signal developer turns the tables on forensics firm Cellebrite

HACKING THE HACKERS — Widely used forensic software can be exploited to infect investigators’ computers. Dan Goodin – Apr 21, 2021 7:30 pm UTC For years, Israeli digital forensics firm Cellebrite has helped governments and police around the world break into confiscated mobile phones, mostly by exploiting vulnerabilities that went overlooked by device manufacturers. Now,…

Backdoored Developer

Backdoored Programmer tool Which stole credentials escaped notice for 3 months

SUPPLY CHAIN ATTACK — AWS credentials and private repository tokens could allow self-perpetuating attacks. Dan Goodin – Apr 16, 2021 8:07 pm UTC Getty ImagesA publicly available software development tool contained malicious code that stole the authentication credentials that apps need to access sensitive resources. It’s the latest revelation of a supply chain attack that…

Developer Stalker

Stalker 2 Developer Diary Reveals a Group that is obsessed with detail down to the tooth

Highly anticipated: In celebration of the 14th anniversary of the original game Stalker, studio GSC Game World released a developer diary to show its current progress with the sequel Stalker 2. The game is due out sometime this year but still has not gotten a specific release date or launch window. After two cancelations and…

Developer FlickType

Developer Supporting the FlickType Watch app sues Apple for anticompetitive Behaviour

The big picture: The App Store has become home to no less than 1.9 million apps, generating $64 billion in revenue for Apple and app developers. And while Apple will tell you it’s a place you can trust, one developer lawsuit alleges that couldn’t be farther from the truth. Last month, Kosta Eleftheriou, the mobile…

Citizen Developer

The Citizen Developer Movement

Stay on Top of Enterprise Technology Trends Get updates impacting your industry from our GigaOm Research Community We’ve all heard the saying “If you want something done right, do it yourself.” The well-worn mantra of successful entrepreneurs holds true also in business IT, as organizations push forward with digital transformation initiatives and turn to citizen…

attention Developer

iOS developer who drew attention to App Store scams is now suing Apple

Mobile app developer Kosta Eleftheriou, who publicly called out Apple earlier this year for negligence with regard to policing iOS scams and copycat apps on the App Store, has filed a lawsuit against the iPhone maker in California. He’s accusing the company of exploiting its monopoly power over iOS apps “to make billions of dollars…

Developer Hiring

Last Of Us Developer Hiring For Multiplayer Game Built for’Longevity’

Naughty Dog is hiring an Economy Designer for a multiplayer game that is built for “robust longevity.”

Developer interactive

Developer V1 Interactive Shuts Down

Disintegration developer V1 Interactive announced via Twitter it is shutting down.  “We are sad to inform you that V1 Interactive is officially closing,” said the developer. “We want to thank all the talented people at V1, both past and present, who helped make the last 5 years wonderful. And a heartfelt thanks to the amazing community…

Developer Handheld

Developer of Handheld Cable Tester for U.S. Army Dies at 80

IEEE also mourns the loss of Europe’s ‘father of the Internet’ and others