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Online security 101: How to protect your privacy from hackers, spies, and the government

Cybersecurity is in shambles: Who’s to blame? We are building our future on a creaking digital foundation. It’s time for that to change. “I have nothing to hide” was once the standard response to the occasional surveillance experience by way of cameras, border checks, or casual questioning by law enforcement. Ransomware: An executive guide to one of the biggest menaces… Read more →

Technology jobs market heats up in Brazil

Despite the political and economic instability seen in Brazil in recent years the local technology jobs market is booming, according to a new study by recruitment firm Hays. According to the research, technology jobs were largely unaffected by the overall adverse conditions, as local companies treated the area as a strategic function to weather unstable times rather than a cost… Read more →

Pixel 3 buyers don’t come from iPhone

Winning over Samsung users? Google has never seemed quite committed to creating phones. The devices emerge, they’re in short supply, and then they disappear in a sea of discounts. Why, I remember trying to get a Pixel 2 at Best Buy and the whole store had just one phone. Hidden in a cupboard. Someone, though, is buying them. Who might they… Read more →

Emotet hijacks email conversation threads to insert links to malware

The Emotet malware gang is now using a tactic that has been previously seen used by nation-state hackers. The group has been spotted this week reviving old email conversation threads and injecting links to malicious files. Users involved in the previous email exchanges would receive an email spoofed to appear from one of their previous correspondents, but actually coming from… Read more →

What’s in a name? These DevOps tools come with strange backstories

Industrial IoT, Apple, Cybersecurity, AI, and more: Research round-up Facts and figures from the past month in technology news. Source Article from https://www.zdnet.com/pictures/23-coding-and-devops-tools-with-great-stories-and-strange-sounding-names/#ftag=RSSbaffb68What’s in a name? These DevOps tools come with strange backstorieshttps://www.zdnet.com/pictures/23-coding-and-devops-tools-with-great-stories-and-strange-sounding-names/#ftag=RSSbaffb68http://www.zdnet.com/blog/rss.xmlLatest blogs for ZDNetLatest blogs for ZDNethttps://zdnet3.cbsistatic.com/fly/bundles/zdnetcore/images/logos/zdnet-144×144.png

Apple shares clean energy initiative progress, supplier sign up doubles

How Apple and MasterCard’s rivals need to counter Apple Card A unified competitive response by the tech giants is required in order to counter the Apple Card from potentially monopolizing the future of the smart wallet and mobile payments industry. As one of the largest electronics suppliers in the world, the microscope has been on Apple — alongside other vendors… Read more →

23 coding and DevOps tools with great stories and strange-sounding names

Industrial IoT, Apple, Cybersecurity, AI, and more: Research round-up Facts and figures from the past month in technology news. Source Article from https://www.zdnet.com/pictures/23-coding-and-devops-tools-with-great-stories-and-strange-sounding-names/#ftag=RSSbaffb6823 coding and DevOps tools with great stories and strange-sounding nameshttps://www.zdnet.com/pictures/23-coding-and-devops-tools-with-great-stories-and-strange-sounding-names/#ftag=RSSbaffb68http://www.zdnet.com/blog/rss.xmlLatest blogs for ZDNetLatest blogs for ZDNethttps://zdnet3.cbsistatic.com/fly/bundles/zdnetcore/images/logos/zdnet-144×144.png

Robot deliveries will change the way consumers shop

If you live in the U.S. but don’t live in San Francisco or a few other select testbeds, you’ll be forgiven for not knowing that robot deliveries are on the rise. But in many towns around the world, including Milton Keynes in England, robots are already a common sight on city streets.  Starship Technologies, a technology and logistics company focused… Read more →

Adaptive CIOs must organize to support their firm’s value, sourcing, and structure

What will the CIO of the future look like? Getting ahead is about more than just tech skills, so how do you measure up? CIOs must adopt an adaptive operating model — being agile will not be enough to succeed in the future. The IT organization’s capabilities, structures, governance, and leadership must support the firm’s capacity to reconfigure underlying business… Read more →

Amazon acquires robotic delivery startup Canvas Technology

Amazon takes first step toward regulating facial recognition tech As Amazon’s Rekognition comes under fire, Amazon suggests guidelines for national legislation regulating the technology. Amazon has acquired Canvas Technology, a startup in the autonomous delivery robotics field. The financial details of the agreement were not disclosed. Amazon confirmed the acquisition on Wednesday.  Founded in 2015, the Boulder, Colorado-based startup specializes… Read more →

PC first quarter stats from IDC, Gartner have a few interesting subplots

Why more businesses are now moving from Windows 7 to Windows 10 With less than a year to a major Windows 7 support deadline, it’s decision time for the PC. IDC and Gartner released their first quarter PC unit and revenue estimates and the global market fell 3 percent, according to IDC. Economic uncertainty, Intel shortages and corporate demand painted… Read more →