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If You Want to Be a Successful Entrepreneur, You Need to Stop Doing These 3 Things

Cutting these three ways of thinking out of your life will help you become a better entrepreneur.<p>The road to entrepreneurship is incredibly self-reliant--which means that to succeed, you need to be emotionally attuned to the way you conduct yourself and your business.<p>I've worked with--and …

Entrepreneurship

IBM warns of instant breaking of encryption by quantum computers: 'Move your data today'

Welcome to the future transparency of today as quantum computers reveal all currently encrypted secrets -- a viable scenario within just a few …

Quantum Computing

Publishers of Facebook Live Videos Got 3 New Features to Play With

Facebook introduced three new features for publishers creating Facebook Live videos: persistent stream keys, cross-posting and Live Rewind.<p>Facebook …

Facebook Live

7 Cool Productivity Tools You Probably Haven't Heard Of

It's a fantastic feeling to find a product or service that can give you new insight into your work, help you get more done, or save your company money.<p>It's a fantastic feeling to find a product or service that gives you new insight into your work, helps you get more done, or can save your company …

Project Management

Even for these unlikely professions, any place is a workplace

For some employees, any place is a workplace. Remote work is growing in popularity. In 2016, 43% of US employees worked in a different location from their coworkers at least some of the time, and 20% worked remotely full time. It's not just freelancers: Today, remote work empowers professionals and …

The Workplace

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with snipping, Sets, Fluent, security, and gaming improvements

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview for PCs with snipping, Sets, Fluent Design, security, Focus assist while gaming, sound, language, and HEIC improvements. This build is from the RS5 branch, which represents the Windows 10 update the company plans to release later this year.<p>Windows …

Windows 10

Microsoft is making it easier to take screenshots in Windows 10

The next Windows 10 Insider preview build includes a lot of trial features -- including a new way to take screenshots. Instead of putting its Screen Sketch tool behind the Windows Ink menu, it's now a standalone app. Users will be able to summon it with a shortcut (winkey + shift + S). But instead …

Software

Windows 10 now has a powerful screenshot tool

If you take a lot of screenshots on your PC, you’ll be happy to know that Microsoft is making it a whole lot easier to do more with them in Windows 10.<p>If you grab the latest Windows 10 Insider Preview Build, you’ll find that the Screen Sketch annotation tool that was previously part of Windows Ink …

Windows 10

Twitter discloses hashing bug, recommends that everyone change their password

Twitter is asking all of its more than 330 million monthly active users to consider changing their passwords “out of an abundance of caution” after discovering an internal bug.<p>Chief technology officer Parag Agrawal wrote in a blog post that the company recently discovered a bug in its hashing …

IT security

Infographic: Why does your site get no traffic through Google?

Google search is an important source of traffic for most websites.According to Net Marketshare, Google search accounts for 73 percent of all internet …

Public Relations

Twitter advises users to change passwords after bug found

Twitter Inc. advised users to change their passwords after the company found a bug in its systems that exposed passwords in plain text internally.<p>The …

Social Media

How to Get Your First 100,000 Followers on LinkedIn

With over half a billion members, LinkedIn offers an excellent platform to publish your ideas for a global audience.<p>Four years ago, shortly after LinkedIn opened up its blogging platform to its broader membership beyond a handful of designated "Influencers," I started to publish my first articles.<p>I …

Creative Writing

Cambridge University rejected Facebook study over 'deceptive' privacy standards

A Cambridge University ethics panel rejected research by the academic at the centre of the Facebook data harvesting scandal over the social network’s “deceptive” approach to its users privacy, newly released documents reveal.<p>A 2015 proposal by Aleksandr Kogan, a member of the university’s …

Privacy

Here’s what you need to know about malware and phishing

The days of typewritten memos are a distant memory, and virtually anyone with a job agrees that email is vital to a functioning business. This dependence makes it a prime tool for hackers, who seize upon our close relationship with email to trick us into opening malware or falling for a phishing …

Cybersecurity

Is Technology the Future of Healthcare Sector?

The practice of medicine has become evidence-based as opposed to individual based<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>In prehistoric and ancient times magic and religion played a large role …

Digital Health

Was Your Facebook Data Stolen by Cambridge Analytica? Here's the Simple Way to Tell

87 million people worldwide may have been affected. Were you one of them?<p>This week, all 2.2 billion Facebook users received a notice entitled "Protecting Your Information." The specifics of that message indicate whether your data was stolen by Cambridge Analytica, the data firm responsible for …

Apps

​Cloud computing: Don't forget these factors when you make the move

Neglecting some basic issues could leave your cloud computing project struggling.<p>special feature<p>Reimagining business for the digital age is the …

Trump’s Campaign Said It Was Better at Facebook. Facebook Agrees

Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has boasted often that it made better use of Facebook Inc.’s advertising tools than Hillary Clinton’s campaign …

Donald Trump

How Cambridge Analytica’s Facebook targeting model really worked – according to the person who built it

The researcher whose work is at the center of the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data analysis and political advertising uproar has revealed that his method worked much like the one Netflix uses to recommend movies.<p>In an email to me, Cambridge University scholar Aleksandr Kogan explained how his …

One of the Biggest and Most Boring Cyberattacks Against an American City Yet

A recent ransomware attack on Atlanta’s computer systems is disruptive, but so ordinary.<p>Want to hear a boring story?<p>I can’t submit an expense report for a recent out-of-town work trip. I’ve got all the receipts, except one from long-term parking at the Atlanta airport. A sensor lets me in and out …

Cyber-attacks

A Cyberattack Hobbles Atlanta, and Security Experts Shudder

ATLANTA — The City of Atlanta’s 8,000 employees got the word on Tuesday that they had been waiting for: It was O.K. to turn their computers on.<p>But as the city government’s desktops, hard drives and printers flickered back to life for the first time in five days, residents still could not pay their …

Cybersecurity

Worried about what Facebook knows about you? Check out Google

It's more than just Googling yourself.<p>Upset about how much of your data Facebook has? Wait until you see what Google has got on you.<p>Dylan Curran, an information technology consultant, took a look at just what Google knew about him. Even with his experience as a web developer, he was shocked.<p>"I was …

Privacy

In The Wake Of Cambridge Analytica, Disciple Is Lighting The Way For Social Networks

Benji Vaughan is building the anti-Facebook, a platform for anyone to build their own micro-social network – just as the real Facebook is mired in scandal and controversy.<p>“The world lives in a monopoly,” said Vaughan, who spoke to <i>Forbes</i> just before the Cambridge Analytica scandal wiped billions off …

Social Media

Data shows you didn’t #DeleteFacebook, so make sure to change these settings

Facebook is designed for sharing, whether that’s you posting photos of your lunch, or Facebook sharing targeting data with advertisers and behavioral data with app developers.<p>Most of this data sharing is integral to the core Facebook experience, but there are a few aspects of Facebook’s sharing …

Facebook critic: Greed led to company meltdown

‘Facebook is essentially a 14-year-old design … So no, the answer is it will not survive long-term.’<p><i>Subscribe to POLITICO Money on Apple Podcasts here. | Subscribe via Stitcher here.</i><p>Facebook is confronting an existential crisis on a global scale that threatens the long-term viability of the …

Profit

Cambridge Analytica whistleblower names Congress as part of “all kinds of projects” in India

India’s main opposition party has become thoroughly embroiled in the Cambridge Analytica (CA) voter-manipulation scandal.<p>On March 27, the whistleblower in the case told a committee of the British parliament that CA had done “all kinds of projects” in India and that he believed their client was the …

India

Tesla Is One Gigantic Mess of a Tech Company

Tech rout.<p>It's Becoming Crystal Clear to Me What Tesla Must Do<p>Tesla (TSLA) shares were under big-time pressure again on Wednesday and the stock has …

Tesla

Facebook Messenger users sue company over its logging of phone calls and text messages

(<i>Reuters</i>) — Three users of the Facebook Messenger app sued Facebook on Tuesday, saying the social network violated their privacy by collecting logs of their phone calls and text messages, in the latest legal challenge facing the company.<p>The U.S. lawsuit filed in federal court in the Northern …

Facebook Reveals New Privacy Settings in New Response to Data Scandal

Facebook Inc. (FB) shares edged higher in pre-market trading Wednesday after the embattled social media group unveiled changes to that will make it …

Facebook Will Make It Easier for You to Control Your Personal Data

On Wednesday, Facebook announced a number of privacy changes that will be rolled out in the next few weeks to help consumers locate, control, …