Twitter makes a shocking disclosure ::: key media outlets, tech figures, high-level elected officials, and influential journalists such as myself were the apparent targets of last week's "Chinese hack." According to C-Net, "22 percent of the accounts linked to the analyst's list of 100 most influential media outlets may also have been breached, according to PeerReach, including @nytimes, @reuters, @cnn, and @foxnews."
Over at Forbes, one of my favorite tech writers, Parmy Olson, asks "What Would Happen If America Got Free, 'Nationwide' WiFi?" I know the answer! It would drive stakes into the hearts of the mobile phone carriers!
via Stop the Cap! We have video: "How to Swap Out Your Leased Time Warner Cable Modem and Avoid $3.95/Mo Fee".
Oiwan Lam investigates.