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Inside The R&D Lab Where Uber Is Building “The City Of The Future”

The Advanced Technologies Group Center in Pittsburgh, where Uber is building autonomous cars, is a gleaming white vision of the future.<p>Self-driving cars are no longer a far-flung prophecy; they’re descending upon our roads, dominating conversations about the future of mobility, and becoming a …

How vulnerable are Pennsylvania's electronic voting machines?

Donald Trump is warning about the possibility of voter fraud -- and one city he’s pointed to is Philadelphia.<p>In a Philadelphia warehouse, almost …

Splunk intent on extending cybersecurity leadership

I attended the Splunk user conference earlier this week (.Conf2016) and came away pretty impressed. Since I started watching Splunk years ago, the …

First Look

Last week at Splunk conf. in Orlando, we were excited to provide customers, partners and industry analysts with an exclusive first look at our new …

Big Data

This Cybersecurity Firm Just Quietly Filed for an IPO

Carbon Black, a cybersecurity firm based in Waltham, Mass., has quietly filed for an initial public offering the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reports, citing …

Good Cybersecurity Can Be Good Marketing

Recent research conducted by IBM among global boardroom and C-suite executives in 28 countries found that better cybersecurity is among their top technology priorities. But while CMOs “are key drivers of digital-based growth for most organizations, many are not in the habit of working with the CIO, …

When and How to Use Endpoint Detection and Response

Over the last few years, there has been a lot of talk about next-generation endpoint security and prevention tools versus endpoint detection and …

Big Data

Pwn Phone in "Mr. Robot" Made By Boston's Pwnie Express

Imagine there’s an award-winning TV show that’s generating a lot of buzz in your company’s industry and somehow your company’s product gets a couple …

20K Home Product Line

What is a 20K Home?<p>A beautiful, affordable, efficient, durable, well-built home.<p>Since 2005 Rural Studio has been experimenting and prototyping a new …

After Putting Off IPO, This Cybersecurity Firm Raised $50 Million in Private Funds

Cybersecurity company LogRhythm has raised $50 million from private investors after postponing plans for an initial public offering late last year, …

Behind The Branding Of The Hillary Clinton Campaign

How do you design for more than 100 million Americans? It’s the challenge of a lifetime for Original Champions of Design’s Jennifer Kinon.<p>Last December, Jennifer Kinon arrived at the offices of Hillary for America to a typical full-slated work day. Donald Trump had just declared that he would bar …

The 50 Most Segregating School Borders In America

The grass <i>is</i> greener ... if you're a student in Detroit, looking across your school district's boundary with the neighboring Grosse Pointe public schools.<p>Nearly half of Detroit's students live in poverty; that means a family of four lives on roughly $24,000 a year — <i>or less</i>.<p>In Grosse Pointe, a narrow …

The Refugee Nation Olympic flag was inspired by a lifejacket

The official flag for The Refugee Nation, a team of ten refugees currently competing in the Rio Olympics, draws its colour scheme and design from …

Hey Gary, Let's Talk.

A couple of months ago when we created a spec campaign for you, we weren’t trying to get into politics. We just wanted to show the power of branding. …

Hampton Creek Ran Undercover Project to Buy Up Its Own Vegan Mayo

In late 2014, fledgling entrepreneur Josh Tetrick persuaded investors to plow $90 million into his vegan food startup Hampton Creek Inc. Tetrick had …

How the Adoption of EDR Transforms a SOC’s Effectiveness

<i>(Editor’s Note: This blog originally appeared on Dark Reading.)</i>Endpoint detection and response (EDR) is much more than a next-generation endpoint …

Customers

GE unveils striking new headquarters for Fort Point

Marrying history with the future.<p>That was the charge that General Electric gave to Gensler when the industrial giant hired the architectural firm to …

Increasing Hunt Confidence by Combining Network and Endpoint Data

Threat Hunting is quickly becoming common practice in Security Operation Centers (SOCs). While many security analysts undertake hunting either …

LogRhythm Said to Hire Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan for IPO

Cybersecurity company LogRhythm Inc. hired Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan Chase & Co. to help it prepare to go public, people with knowledge of the …

Saving The Security Operations Center With Endpoint Detection And Response

EDR is the beginning of our return to control in the fight against cybercrime.<p>The endpoint detection and response (EDR) market isn’t about endpoint …

Antivirus merger: Avast offers $1.3 billion for AVG

Antivirus vendor Avast Software has agreed to buy rival AVG Technologies for US$1.3 billion in cash.The deal will give Avast access to over 400 …

Adapting Your Defenses to the Attack: The Next Generation of Endpoint Protection

As successful data breaches are carried out seemingly at will, it’s obvious we need to adapt our defenses to match them.<p>“Know your enemy” is a common …

Cybersecurity

Handheld Tool Is Like Shazam for Fonts and OMG We Need It

Visual inspiration can strike anywhere, but you might not be in front of your computer when it does. The color of a piece of fruit, the typeface on a …

Noodles & Co. credit card data breach affects Houston-area locations - Houston Business Journal

By Olivia Pulsinelli <br>– Senior web editor, Houston Business Journal<p>Jul 4, 2016, 6:49pm CDT<p>Colorado-based Noodles & Co. (Nasdaq: NDLS) is the latest …

12 tech companies most likely to IPO in the next year

In many ways, tech IPOs have become the real unicorns: beasts that are mythical and thus never actually seen.<p>Put another way, it is the opposite of the way the term is used now to label any private, venture-backed company with a valuation north of $1 billion. Basically, that is pretty much every …

Venture Capital

We Owe Most Of Our Greatest Tech To The Government, Here’s What It Should Do Next

Here's a project that only the government can do and would make America better in terms of economic opportunity.<p>For the past decade, some of the world’s biggest, wealthiest, and most important companies have been making long term, outlandishly expensive bets on technology aimed at re-shaping the …

Exploiting machine learning in cybersecurity

Thanks to technologies that generate, store and analyze huge sets of data, companies are able to perform tasks that previously were impossible. But the added benefit does come with its own setbacks, specifically from a security standpoint.<p>With reams of data being generated and transferred over …

Thoughts on comparative testing

For months, Cylance has sought to dazzle audiences with its “Unbelievable” demonstration, staging well-choreographed battles against other IT …

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