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Japanese cops have arrested five developers accused of planting malware in smartphone applications. A video app for Android phones created by the group allegedly harvested information from 90,000 smartphones. Details in early reports are sketchy but thehackernews.com reports that the apps were marketed to customers by adding …

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  1. Graham Marsden
    Coat

    "Gullible idiots...

    "...The Movie!"

  2. wowfood
    Happy

    omg

    I wanna be the guy the movie the game the move?

    YES PLEASE!

  3. TeaLeaf
    Alert

    Online Dating Agency

    An online dating agency named MobyDick? Ooookkkkkaaaayyyy.

  4. Pooka
    Coat

    I don't know if this says something...

    .... about the gullibility of the punters, or the complete lack of imagination when it comes to new films.

    Either way, I'm waiting for the direct to video release of the LionHead Classic - The Movies: The Movie.

    Yeah. Hometime. Coat. Gone.

    1. Tom 35

      Re: I don't know if this says something...

      I seem to remember reading that there is an Angry Birds movie in the works...

      So Game: The Movie is not that big a surprise.

      That ANYONE would want to watch such a movie is more of a surprise.

      So I would think it shows VERY bad taste in entertainment rather then gullibility.

      1. Alan Dougherty
        Childcatcher

        Re: I don't know if this says something...

        This is Japan we are talking about here 'tho.

        For too many times have I been taken to a dark corner of the internet, and left there, weeping in a corner, because; well, because Japan.

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