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Google's Project Shield helps any news site beat DDoS attacks

The distributed denial-of-service attack, better know as a DDoS, is one of the more basic but effective ways of shutting down a website you might want to torment. Often, hackers use them to silence sites who hold viewpoints they disagree with, making it a popular tool for internet censorship. A few …

Human Rights

Google wants you to 'Gmailify' your email, without using Gmail

Google's quest to have as many people as possible on Gmail has reached it's final logical step: you no longer need to change your email address to …

Gmail

Yelp reveals top 100 U.S. restaurants for 2016

What's for lunch? It appears everything is on the menu.<p>Yelp released its list of top 100 places to eat in the U.S. on Wednesday, honed through …

San Francisco

Google to extend 'right to be forgotten' to all its domains accessed in EU

Search results removals will now be applied to domains beyond Europe, including google.com, if the browser is located within the European Union<p>Google will begin blocking search results across all of its domains when a search takes place within Europe, in an extension of how it implements the “right …

Privacy

What Impressed Me the Most About Microsoft’s HoloLens

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Augmented Reality

Your Kids Will All Have Robot Bosses

As computers get smarter and robots get better, there’s a simple set of criteria companies will use to decide whether to hire you, or download a …

Hong Kong Fintech Startup Nabs $160M In Funding And Sets New Benchmark

The new $160 million financing at a near-unicorn valuation for Hong Kong-based fintech innovation WeLab sets a new benchmark for the city’s bustling startup scene. And, this funding at a valuation estimated at near $1 billion comes well-timed as a week-long flurry of startup events coordinated by …

Venture Capital

Productivity Tips from Flipboard Curators

Every Monday, we put the spotlight on a wonderful curator in our MagMaker blog. We ask them to share insights about their media diets and habits, both on and off Flipboard. In doing so, we also learn about what makes them tick.<p>At the end of each post, we ask for a special productivity tip. And …

Behind the Story: Power of Lists & Explainers, with Inc.

<b>Story:</b> “A Blueprint for the First Work Day of 2016“<p><b>Outlet:</b> Inc.<p><b>Reporter:</b> Ilan Mochari<p><i>Inc.’s Ilan Mochari has perfected the art of the list: “3 Signs You’re Suffering From Collaborative Burnout,” “The 7 Most Intriguing People of 2015,” “3 Leadership Lessons From the Creator of ‘Grey’s Anatomy’” and</i> …

How apps are evolving: from Facebook and Spotify to taxis and shopping

Analytics firm App Annie outlines the big trends in the Android and iOS world, as Apple and Google continue to do battle<p>Apple started 2016 with the boast that its App Store customers had spent more than $1.1bn on apps and in-app purchases over the Christmas period, including $144m on New Year’s Day …

Apps

Read This Google Email About Time Management Strategy

A Google employee teaches his colleagues how to block out interruptions and set aside “make time.”<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here.</i><p>I recently wrote an email to our team that posed a simple challenge in time management. The response …

Time Management

The Millennial's Guide to the Fed Rate Hike

Here's what happened—and how it affects you<p>If you were born after the mid ’80s, something just took place that likely hasn’t happened in your adult …

Federal Reserve

And The Under 30 Summit Heads To Jerusalem, Tel Aviv In 2016

In less than two years, the Forbes Under 30 Summit has become one of the dozen most buzzed about events in the world. (Last year, in three days, it generated 1.3 billion social media impressions.) More than 1,500 young entrepreneurs and game-changers, fueled by our 30 Under 30 lists, have descended …

Tel Aviv

MapR And Big Data In The World's Largest Biometric Database Project

India’s Aadhaar project is one of the world’s most ambitious big data projects – aiming to collect, store and utilize biometric information from a population of over a billion people – so of course there are challenges, but also an incredible opportunity, says MapR, the company behind the …

Big Data

Continuing Opportunities in Big Data for IT Pros

Written by Ed Tittel<p>Companies everywhere have been stockpiling data for decades. The push to unlock ever more of the secrets held in those digital …

“To avoid losing great people, they need to be developing all the time.” – Interview with GoCardlesses Natalie Hockham

<i>Natalie leads the data team at GoCardless, a London startup specialising in online direct debit. She cut her teeth as a PhD student working on</i> …

Machine Learning

Airbnb helps Paris attack victims' families find free places to stay

Facebook isn't the only internet giant offering a helping hand in the wake of the Paris terrorist attacks. Airbnb has launched a portal that helps anyone affected by the attacks find (or offer) a free place to stay. If you're determined to meet with a family member or got stuck in the city during …

Paris Attacks Highlight Tech’s Elevated Role In Disaster Relief

As terror attacks put France into a national state of emergency on Friday, AirBnB, Facebook, Google, Skype, Twitter and Uber launched into disaster response mode.<p>AirBnB contacted all hosts in Paris asking if they could take in those stranded in the city. Facebook let users alert their friends they …

Google Hangouts

Google Maps reviewers can now earn 1 TB of free Drive storage

Google has updated its Local Guides program for Google Maps, rewarding people who regularly leave reviews, upload photos, or add information for restaurants, tourist spots, and other locations with increased Google Drive storage and early access to new products.<p>Guides who reach level two will get …

Google Maps

Evernote’s Freshly Minted COO Linda Kozlowski Is Leaving The Company

Evernote made a name for itself as the platform where you could store your ideas and notes for life, and beyond. But the same permanence does not apply to the people who work there.<p>We’ve confirmed through multiple sources that Linda Kozlowski, Evernote’s COO, has put in her notice and will be …

Evernote

How Formula 1 Teams Use Big Data to Win

The Pit Row at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, home to the only Formula 1 championship race in the U.S., is packed with fans. Some people …

Autonomous Cars

Learn how to practically apply one of the most beginner-friendly programming languages

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Shutterstock Python is a relatively friendly programming language for beginners, and data science is relatively well-paying career …

Programming

7 books every MBA should read before they look for a job

I learned an incredible amount over those 12 weeks, not only about the job I was doing but about the many other areas of our business that are crucial to building a world class company.<p>And while I had fantastic resources and opportunities to learn about startups and hypergrowth companies during my …

Silicon Valley

Are you looking after your big data properly?

<b>Big data is an increasingly necessary asset for SMEs, but are you using and storing yours properly?</b><p><b>Why do SMEs need big data?</b><p>“At the heart of big data is automation, or getting technology to perform processes in minutes that would potentially take humans a lifetime,” explains Freddie McMahon, …

9 Useful Open Source Big Data Tools

Hadoop is not the end-all, be-all of Big Data. There are lots of other Big Data platforms and tools, many of which are open source.

Big Data

NYU Medical Students Learning How to Analyze Big Data

Innovative medical curriculum teaching students how to learn for the future.The post NYU Medical Students Learning How to Analyze Big Data appeared …

Big Data