Fahmida Y. Rashid

Fahmida Y. Rashid

Former Digital Trends Contributor
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Computing

Adobe Acrobat and Reader under attack with a zero-day exploit

Yes, there’s yet another zero-day exploit for Adobe Reader and Acrobat. Turn off JavaScript!
Computing

Pepsi plucks tech startups for PepsiCo10 incubator program

Startups will partner with Pepsi to bring mobile couponing solutions, niche social networking platforms, and gaming platforms for consumers in restaurants, amusement parks and retail stores.
Computing

Dell announces end of the road for Windows XP

Dell is slowly, but finally, putting Windows XP to rest. We will miss ya, old fellow.
Apple

Jailbreak iOS 4.1: Hackers quickly find an exploit for 4.1

Well, that didn’t take long. Hackers have already found a potential jailbreak in iPhone OS 4.1.
Computing

Launch date announced for Sakshat, the $35 Indian tablet

The Sakshat, the $35 Indian tablet everyone's been buzzing about, has an official launch date of early next year and will be brought to you by the same company that once made the world's cheapest Windows laptop.
Computing

Comcast4U sends SMS for account info, TV listings

Comcast subscribers can now get sports scores and TV listings via text messages sent directly to their phones.
Cars

Coming soon to a car near you: Facebook status via OnStar

Facebook status updates, newsfeeds, and possibly even the speed-trap app Trapster will be coming soon to OnStar.
Computing

YouTube launches Vacationer travel channel

Want to brag about the last vacation? Show off where you are going next? Tell everyone about that hidden getaway you discovered? YouTube Vacationer caters to globetrotters by providing an outlet for all of it.
Computing

Study: Cybercrime hits two-thirds Internet users

The 2011 Norton Cybercrime Report from Symantec shows US Internet users are particularly vulnerable to online threats, and the victims are angry and helpless about computer viruses, online credit card fraud, and identity theft.