Marketplace Tech for Tuesday, August 20, 2013
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Whether you're a big company or a small business, online influence and visibility is a big deal. So it's no surprise that for years, people have sought to buy online buzz. And now there's a new twist in this game. Cybercriminals are selling Instagram followers with help from an old computer virus. And we continue our weeklong look at technology that helps people with disabilities approach the world in new ways.
Posted In: China, pollution, alibaba
With the financial help of Internet company Alibaba, Liu Chunlei has been crowdsourcing so-called 'Danger Maps' to make pollution information publicly available.
Posted In: instagram, social media, cybercrime
Cybercriminals are selling Instagram followers with help from an old computer virus called Zeus.