LinkedIn Intro – A FAQ

 
There’s a lot of buzz regarding LinkedIn’s new iOS app – Intro. Some are hailing it, others hate it. To clarify what’s going on, we’ve put together this FAQ. Q: What’s LinkedIn Intro? A: It’s LinkedIn’s iOS extension for mail. As opposed to other mail apps which “simply” provide you with the name of the sender, Intro allows you also to see the sender’s LinkedIn profile info. Q: Why the complaints? A: It’s how LinkedIn does this email enhancement. In order to add the LinkedIn info, incoming emails through Intro actually make a stop at LinkedIn servers before proceeding to your ...

Viewpoints on Launching Lacoon

 
Michael Shaulov, CEO, Lacoon Mobile Security As a founder, I view the launch by first looking back at all that we've accomplished in the past two years. The first four months that Ohad and I began diligently working at the cozy office room in my previous apartment in north Tel-Aviv. The key researchers that we strategically recruited to work on our sanbox, static code analysis and behavioral detection. The first time we nervously met each of our investors - Shlomo, Mickey, Rakesh, Amichai and Ralph - and the intense conversations we've had ever since. And last but not least, the initial customers who immediately grasped how we're approaching mobile security in a fundamentally better ...