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Six partners to leave Freshfields this month as part of finance restructuring

Six finance partners will leave Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer at the end of this month, while two others will be deequitised from the partnership, as the firm completes a restructuring of its global finance practice. Five of the partners leaving the firm are based in London, while one is based in New York. In London, they include City aviation finance partner ... Read More »

Android patches fix Drammer RAM attack, but leave the Dirty Cow exploit to roam

Google released a new monthly batch of security patches for Android, fixing a dozen critical vulnerabilities that could allow attackers to compromise devices. One of the mitigated issues is a bit-flipping attack against memory chips that could lead to privilege escalation, but a more widespread rooting vulnerability in the Linux kernel remains unpatched. While Google releases firmware updates for its ... Read More »

New 360-degree renders of Google Pixel and Pixel XL leave nothing to the imagination

New,360-degree,renders,of,Google,Pixel,and,Pixel,XL,leave,nothing,to,the,imagination This year’s Google phones still won’t be officially announced until Tuesday. Until then, we can only get excited about leaks, rumors, and reports about the phones before Google’s unveiling of the Pixel phones on October 4. This time, @onleaks has gotten its hands on renders or each of the Google Pixel and Pixel XLphones. Given the specific placements and ... Read More »

4 Microsoft Executives to Leave in Top-Level Shake-Up

Four senior Microsoft executives, including Stephen Elop and Mark Penn, will leave the technology company in the biggest organizational shake-up yet under Satya Nadella, its chief executive.In an email sent to Microsoft employees Wednesday morning, Nadella said that three of the departures were related to his decision to organize the company’s engineering efforts into fewer groups. The three executives leaving ... Read More »