The Byte - Global Payments hacked, April Fools, BMW concept


Payment processing company Global Payments said that up to one and a half million credit card numbers may have been hacked. The web had fun with April fool's Day, with a number of sites playing along with the April 1 gag. BMW introduced a new concept car the i8 Concept Spider made of carbon fiber-reinforced-plastic. IBM is developing new data management technologies for what will be the world's largest radio telescope.