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'Starwars', '123456', 'letmein' among most popular passwords, risking cyber security: expert

A list of the most popular passwords of 2015 reveals the high number of people who continue to compromise their own cyber security, an expert has …

How to Finally Launch Your Dream Business in 2016 | Inc.com

<i>The following is part of a series from Trello, which partnered with business and lifestyle experts to bring inspirational advice to successfully stay on track with your New Year's resolutions. Follow @trello and #readysetgoal for more.</i><p>Alexa von Tobel dropped out of Harvard Business School at age 25 …

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More Google Play apps infected with Brain Test malware: Lookout

Google has removed more than a dozen malware-infected apps from its Google Play Store as a result of an investigation by cybersecurity company …

This is the web browser you should be using if you care at all about security

Hint: It’s not Chrome or Firefox<p>No matter what you’ve heard about the Tor network, the basics of the service are simple: Tor keeps anyone who uses it safe, secure, and anonymous on the Internet.<p>Originally created by the U.S. Navy, Tor can be used to browse the Web anonymously, send and receive …

WiFi standards explained: what you should know about the new 802.11 ad, ah & af standards

WiFi is a crucial technology found inside our smartphones that we all use every day, but if you’ve ever stared a little longer at a spec sheet or your home network router you will probably have noticed that there are a few different number and letter combinations tagged on the end. These different …

Everything You Need to Know About Money on One Index Card

University of Chicago professor Harold Pollack explains the financial cheat-sheet that went viral.<p>One of the all-time best pieces of personal finance …

CRUD in HTML, JavaScript, and jQuery Using the Web API

In my last article (CODE Magazine, November/December 2015), I showed you how to manipulate data in an HTML table using only JavaScript and jQuery. …

Meet Ransom32: The first JavaScript ransomware

Software as a service (or SaaS) is a relatively new model of how a lot of software companies are conducting their business today – often to great …

26 incredible innovations that improved the world in 2015

From the start, 2015 was ripe for world-changing innovation.<p>In early January, we saw Bill Gates drink clean water converted from sewer sludge and …

Cloud Security Webinar

Scalability, agility, and cost savings are certainly part of any cloud strategy, but how certain are you of the security benefits? You’re not alone …

Please, Java. Do Finally Support Multiline String Literals

I understand the idea of Java-the-language being rather hard to maintain in a backwards-compatible way. I understand the idea of JDK API, such as the …

Google Is Testing a New Way to Kill Passwords

Remembering long and elaborate passwords for multiple accounts can be difficult. Fortunately, Google is trying to make life easier for its users by …

The Hottest Cybersecurity Startups Of 2015

In 2015, there were few hotter areas in Silicon Valley than cybersecurity.<p>As businesses around the world move their operations to the cloud, exposing themselves across thousands of devices, the risk of hackers grows–and high-profile takedowns continue of organizations as large as Target, Sony …

Learn to master one of the most beginner-friendly and useful programming languages on the web

<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 As we move forward in the technological age, coding will only become more prevalent, and having at least some knowledge …

Here are 5 consumer tech innovations that won 2015

Each year brings more innovation than the last - such is the nature of technology - but that doesn't mean we can't look back at some of the more …

The Biggest Cyber Stories of 2015

<i>What are the top 10 Cyber security breaches of 2015? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>The best answer to any question</i>.<p><b>Answer by Sai Ramanan, Lead Quora's Corporate Information Security, on Quora.</b><p>Data breaches have become a status quo considering how attackers keep finding paths to infiltrate networks …

Google confirms next Android version won’t use Oracle’s proprietary Java APIs

Google is replacing its implementation of the Java application programming interfaces (APIs) in Android with OpenJDK, the open source version of Oracle’s Java Development Kit (JDK). The news first came by a “mysterious Android codebase commit” from last month submitted to Hacker News. Google …

Privacy-as-a-Service Scatters Data in Disappearing Clouds

New security start-up leverages ephemeral cloud infrastructure to safeguard business data.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Android N to ditch Oracle's proprietary Java APIs for OpenJDK

Google has confirmed that it is making the move from Oracle's proprietary Java application programming interfaces (APIs) to OpenJDK, the open source …

John McAfee Wants to Make Passwords Obsolete

John McAfee, the co-founder of early computer security software maker McAfee, has done more than most with his life. He’s been a pioneer in antivirus …