Privacy on the Smartphone: Using Crowdsourcing to Protect against Viruses and Data Theft

April 19, 2012

Nowadays, malicious viruses, Trojans and worms are not only endemic to home computers. Usually invisible threats, they are increasingly causing difficulties for many smartphones. It is therefore not unusual that enthusiastic users of web-enabled mobile phones not only install the desired app, but also a hardly perceivable pest on their smartphone. Unfortunately just a few clicks are enough to grant viruses or spy ware unrestricted access to all private data.

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Reinventing the traditional Swiss Army Knife

April 13, 2012

The Victorinox brand stands for tradition, but not only in Switzerland. The classic original red Swiss Army Knife with the cross and shield is world famous and there is no doubt that it has achieved cult status.

However, Victorinox is currently searching for a fresh, new design for its traditional product. In cooperation with, a crowdsourcing platform for creative talents, Victorinox is looking for a stylish, creative look for the pocketknife.

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