Daily Archives: March 9, 2011

Solid-state drives were made sexy by Apple’s MacBook Air and have now been given extra spice by Fusion-io’s announcement of an initial public offering. The company focuses on SSDs in the enterprise rather than consumer devices, has Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak as chief scientist and can boast an impressive list of investors from Samsung to top VC firms Accel Partners, Andreessen Horowitz, Meritech Capital Partners, New Enterprise Associates and Lightspeed Venture Partners. Read more

Apple’s iPhone is more vulnerable to phishing attacks than users might realise because it can obscure the true addresses of the websites that phone owners are visiting. Read more

Tech news from around the web:

  • M.I.C. Gadget says it has got its hands on an engineering prototype of an iPhone 4 with 64GB of storage. There is a ‘XXGB’ marking on the back of the device, the website says, representing the unit as a potential Apple prototype.
  • Google has released the latest update to its Chrome browser, the company reports on its blog. ‘Even your most complex web apps will run more quickly and responsively in the browser,’ Google claims.

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