Facebook and Whatsapp to discontinue support for BlackBerry

This is yet another nail in the coffin for Blackberry, which is a coffin that should have been buried a long while ago.  The shark has been jumped and the show has been cancelled.  Move on.  Sell the IP and move forward.

http://canadajournal.net/technology/facebook-and-whatsapp-to-discontinue-support-for-blackberry-44955-2016/

Sophos – Facebook’s new ThreatExchange will rally companies to squash internet badness

As I have mentioned several times, I believe a key component of a successful defense strategy against cyber crime is a strong community of IT Security Professionals working together to share threat information and remediate weaknesses.  Threat Exchange by Facebook is a potentially good step in the right direction.

https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2015/02/13/facebooks-new-threatexchange-will-rally-companies-to-squash-internet-badness