Strava’s user location data is up for grabs
Cybercriminals can track the locations and routes of Strava users. The sports app claims to protect user privacy, but its measures were caught lacking.
Strava has tens of millions of users in 195 countries. The sports app allows users to share sports activities, locations and routes. Strava pro... Read more
‘Over 5.000 websites illegally collect data in unsent forms’
Thousands of websites collect data that users input into forms prior to submitting the form. Email addresses and passwords are popular for unsolicited collection, as discovered by researchers from the KU Leuven, Radboud University and University of Lausanne have discovered.
The research shows th... Read more
Imec presents flexible microprocessor for complex computations
Imec, a Belgian research institute, presented a flexible 8-bit microprocessor. The processor is suitable for sensors for IoT environments.
Imec collaborated with KU Leuven and PragmatIC Semiconductor to develop the processor. The project was funded by grants from the European Union within the EU... Read more
KU Leuven and imec present DIANA: the first AI chip of its kind
Researchers from imec and KU Leuven designed a chip to speed up AI computations. The chip, named DIANA, is the first AI accelerator to combine digital and analogue processors. A promising feat.
The researchers combined a digital and analogue processor. According to imec and KU Leuven (universit... Read more