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Ridesharing startup Lyft has announced a $60M Series C round led by Andreessen Horowitz, on the same day it celebrates its one-year anniversary. LoyalBlocks, a New York City-based startup hoping to make waves with its automated loyalty app, has secured $9 million in Series A financing from General Catalyst Partners with participation from. A new piece of Android malware has been discovered that can intercept your incoming text messages and forward them on to criminals. Google on Thursday announced plans to beef up the encryption of the connections made to its services. Evernote has added customizable reminders, one of the company’s most highly requested features, to its popular note-taking app on Mac, iOS and the Web today. The HTC First, the only smartphone to come pre-installed with Facebook Home, is no longer coming to the United Kingdom. Nextdoor, a private social networks for neighborhoods, has launched an iOS app for its service. In doing so, the company is giving the 12,000-plus communities that are currently on the service. Today Mailbox, the quite popular email client that landed first on iPhone, announced the release of an iPad version of its app. There’s no shortage of third-party alarm clock apps for iPhone, there’s Suno and Rise for starters. Hot on the heels of investing $8.7 million in a local fiber optic provider, Taiwanese firm Foxconn is now said to be setting its eyes on acquiring a 4G license in.