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  • Military.com, Citi Unveil Mobile App for Soldiers' Transition Processes - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Military.com, Citi Unveil Mobile App for Soldiers’ Transition Processes

    Military.com and Citi have partnered to launch a free mobile application that works to assist members of the U.S. armed forces through their transition into civilian life. Military.com said Thursday the Transition app is designed to feature an interactive checklist and a notification system that works to alert users on upcoming tasks and military paperwork. “Our veterans are […] More

  • Lockheed Launches Mobile App for USASEF Festival Attendees - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Launches Mobile App for USASEF Festival Attendees

    Students that attend the USA Science & Engineering Festival can download a mobile app that is designed to contain information about the technologies and demonstrations at the event. Lockheed Martin‘s USASEF mobile app is available for download through iTunes and Google Play and will be live April 26 and April 27, the company announced Tuesday. […] More

  • IBM Submits Mobile Apps as Part of Social Everywhere Strategy - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    IBM Submits Mobile Apps as Part of Social Everywhere Strategy

    IBM has submitted three native mobile applications to the most popular mobile app stores, an attempt for the tech consulting giant to introduce its social software platform, IBM Connections, to a wider audience. In a post published on Technorati, Luis Benitez, social software product manager at IBM, said the apps–submitted to Android Market, iTunes App […] More

  • Iridium Launches iTunes App to Save Money at the Pump - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Iridium Launches iTunes App to Save Money at the Pump

    Iridium Development LLC has launched a new mobile application aimed at helping drivers locate the cheapest fuel prices in the safest areas along their routes. The SmartFuel app, which can now be purchased in the iTunes App Store, will allow users to search for gas stations that boast the least expensive prices while also rating […] More

  • Mobile Games Scoring High - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Mobile Games Scoring High

    Maybe it“™s the Angry Birds phenomenon. Maybe it“™s the continual uptick in transit time. Maybe it“™s a population used to multitasking and constant stimulation. Whatever the reason, mobile game playing is booming. A new survey commissioned by PopCap Games, a video game manufacturer, found mobile phones have surpassed consoles and computers to become the most […] More

  • NSA Launches 'Cool' Tech Tools to Recruit Cyber Pros, Techies - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NSA Launches 'Cool' Tech Tools to Recruit Cyber Pros, Techies

    The National Security Agency has launched two new digital communications efforts designed to educate prospective employees on career opportunities as part of a move to tap the best and brightest to support the agency’s cybersecurity initiatives, according to an NSA press release. Available from iTunes, the NSA Career Links Smartphone application delivers real-time agency updates […] More

  • Massive Phishing Attack Zones in on iTunes Users - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Massive Phishing Attack Zones in on iTunes Users

    PandaLabs has discovered that iTunes has become a major target for hackers looking to steal credit-card data from the millions of users. Victims receive an email informing them they have made an expensive purchase on iTunes. The user, who has never made the purchase, is concerned by the email and tries to solve the problem […] More

  • Scam Hits iTunes' PayPal Accounts - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Scam Hits iTunes' PayPal Accounts

    A scam targeting PayPal-linked accounts has hit iTunes users, according to media reports. While neither PayPal nor iTunes has discussed the incident, experts told the BBC users are likely being hit in social-engineering scams via email, rather than through direct hacks of iTunes or PayPal. “I just got hacked for $1,000 worth of software, videos […] More

  • Password Reuse Could Hold Key to iTunes Hack - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Password Reuse Could Hold Key to iTunes Hack

    Following recent revelations regarding Apple apps developers using hacked accounts to boost ratings, speculation has increased surrounding just how the accounts were compromised. Researchers at F-Secure view the matter as relatively simple, as figuring out the password to iTunes could be as simple as accessing the email password of the target. According to a recent […] More

  • iTunes Hack Used to Boost Apps Ratings - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    iTunes Hack Used to Boost Apps Ratings

    Deviant developers are utilizing compromised iTunes apps accounts to boost rankings and increase sales. The hijacked accounts have purportedly been used to purchase copies of obscure Vietnamese-language eBooks, likely to boost rankings. The eBooks have been pulled from the apps store and the seller’s account has been suspended, according to media reports. At the time […] More

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