How To Skim A Privacy Policy

How To Skim A Privacy Policy

Image: Shutterstock You just downloaded the hottest new app, and now you have to click through pages of boilerplate text before you can use it. Who has time for all that? Even privacy and security-minded folks often skim through an app’s Terms of Service, and for good reason. Researchers at Carnegie Mellon estimated that it…

Match Group Tumbles Despite Earnings Beat

Match Group Tumbles Despite Earnings Beat

Match Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MTCH) topped analysts’ expectations on third quarter GAAP earnings and revenue after the closing bell on Tuesday. The Dallas, Texas-based online dating website posted a GAAP earnings per share of 51 cents, up 16% year over year, on $541.49 million in revenue. The top line grew 22% from the same quarter of…

A Roundtable of Hackers Dissects ‘Mr. Robot’ Season 4 Episode 3: ‘Forbidden’

A Roundtable of Hackers Dissects ‘Mr. Robot’ Season 4 Episode 3: ‘Forbidden’

We asked for more hacks, and Episode 3 of Mr. Robot’s final season delivered. We discussed [SPOILERS, obvs] SS7, breaking and entering, social engineering, multi-factor authentication, and getting into Olivia’s machine. (The chat transcript has been edited for brevity, clarity, and chronology.) This week’s team of experts include:Emma Best: a former hacker and current journalist…

Match Group Beats Across the Board — So Why Is the Stock Plummeting?

Match Group Beats Across the Board — So Why Is the Stock Plummeting?

The online dating giant provided everything investors were looking for. Almost. Expectations were high going into Match Group’s (NASDAQ:MTCH) third-quarter financial report. The online dating technology stock had been on fire in 2019, gaining more than 60% leading up to its earnings. The results were almost everything shareholders could asked for: revenue and profits above…