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UPS Tests a 3-D Printing Service

Delivery giant wants to know if new technology can help or hinder its business<p>At its hub in Louisville, Ky., United Parcel Service Inc. recently rolled out 100 industrial-grade 3-D printers to make everything from iPhone gizmos to airplane parts.<p>UPS wants to find out if 3-D printing centers could …

Apple's iOS App Store suffers first major attack

BOSTON (Reuters) - Apple Inc APPL.O said on Sunday it is cleaning up its iOS App Store to remove malicious iPhone and iPad programs identified in the first large-scale attack on the popular mobile software outlet.<p>A sales assistant shows features of iOS 9 on an Apple iMac at an Apple reseller shop …

Google's OnHub Is a Mysterious and Slightly Terrible Device

The OnHub is Google’s latest weird experiment. It’s a $200 router stuffed with fourteen antennas that’s being marketed as a cure-all for people who …

Facebook Touts New Tools for Small Businesses

New capabilities make a Facebook page a tool for much more than advertising.<p>What's a better venue for commerce: a big, beautiful showroom on a little-trafficked side street or a bare-bones storefront on the main drag? That's the question a lot of small business owners wrestle with in trying to …

Companies Lose $400 Billion to Hackers Each Year

A new report also finds that companies will spend $170 billion on cybersecurity measures in 2020.<p>Cybercriminals are pilfering a staggering volume of data and money from companies around the world. The damage from hacks costs businesses $400 billion a year, according to British insurance company …

13 Tips to Achieve Great Cybersecurity Without Spending a Fortune

Cybersecurity is more important than ever--yet people and businesses don't always have the money to spend protecting themselves.<p>Hackers seeking to steal data and money used to target primarily large corporations and government bodies. In recent years, however, they have shifted focus, and now …

This Latest Cybersecurity News Should Worry You

A study of CEOs recently released by KPMG revealed some alarming trends about cybersecurity preparedness among businesses worldwide. Here is what you need to know.<p>A study of CEOs recently released by KPMG revealed some alarming trends about cybersecurity preparedness.<p>The report, entitled, Global …

Hackers are attacking US gas stations

After a gas station monitoring system was hacked earlier this year, Trend Micro researchers Kyle Wilhoit and Stephen Hilt decided to take a closer look. They set up fake internet-connected systems called "GasPots" -- honeypots that mimic the real ones -- in several countries to track hackers' …

Trend Micro

Space Internet Has Already Reached Earth

We’ve been told that the space Internet will arrive soon, courtesy of Elon Musk’s SpaceX or a rival effort from Greg Wyler's OneWeb. Both companies …

1980s computer controls GRPS heat and AC

Video<p>Dani Carlson -<p>GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) -- A 30-year-old computer that has run day and night for decades is what controls the heat and air …

After Helping Tech's Hottest Startups Scale, Now It's This Company's Turn to Grow

Uber, Groupon, Tinder, Autodesk and more have grown fast with help from outsourcing firm TaskUs. Now its time for TaskUs to shift into high gear with the help of some outside funding.<p>TaskUs has spent seven years bootstrapping and quietly becoming the go-to outsourcing company for some of the tech …

The Top 10 Traits of People Who Advance in Their Careers

Want to move up the ladder? These 10 traits may be the key to your success.<p>In these competitive times, advancing in your career is far from automatic. Those who sit back and wait for things to happen for them often end up frustrated, disillusioned, and burned out. In contrast, those who look for …

Apple Intelligence Tries to Outsmart Google Now

After Google announced it would be adding a contextual prediction and search feature called Now on Tap to the next version of the Android operating …

Elon Musk Says Utilities Shouldn’t Fear His Battery Systems

Elon Musk, chief executive officer of Tesla Motors Inc., told electric utility owners they shouldn’t fear that his battery systems will put them out …

Apple Goes Open-Source

For the second straight year, Apple drew a huge round of applause at its Worldwide Developers Conference for news related to its nascent computer …

One Stat About Bathrooms Explains Why You Can’t Find a House

Thirty-six percent. That’s the share of homes built in the U.S. last year that had three or more bathrooms, up from 26 percent in 2005, according to …

A Campaign Strategy for Your Career

This year’s presidential campaign has subjected us to the usual barrage of negative ads, divisive wedge issues, and minor misstatements amplified beyond all recognition. There’s a reason it’s such an insult to be accused of “playing politics.” But as a corporate strategy consultant who previously …

Software Glitch Pauses LightSail Test Mission

The Planetary Society’s LightSail test mission has been paused while engineers wait out a suspected software glitch that has silenced the solar …

Apple’s ‘Proactive’ to take on Google Now with deep iOS 9 search, Augmented Reality Maps, Siri API

After several years of quiet development, Apple is readying a major new iOS initiative codenamed “Proactive,” which will leverage Siri, Contacts, Calendar, Passbook, and third-party apps to create a viable competitor to Google Now for Android devices. Like Google Now, Proactive will automatically …

Augmented Reality

IRS: Tax Thieves Stole Personal Info From 100,000 People

The IRS has temporarily shut down the system that was targeted.<p>Thieves used an online service provided by the IRS to gain access to information from more than 100,000 taxpayers, the agency said Tuesday.<p>The information included tax returns and other tax information on file with the IRS.<p>The IRS said …

NSA veteran chief fears crippling cyber-attack on Western energy infrastructure

The West lacks a shield against formidable foes and is losing the battle against Jihadi terrorism as chaos spreads across the Middle East<p>The West is losing the worldwide fight against jihadist terrorism and faces mounting risks of a systemic cyber-assault by extremely capable enemies, the former …

Trial of radioactive implants offers improved prostate cancer survival

Treatment using permanently implanted radioactive ‘seeds’ doubles rates of five-year tumour-free survival compared with conventional high-dose radiotherapy<p>A prostate cancer treatment using permanently implanted radioactive “seeds” doubles rates of five-year tumour-free survival compared with …

Cancer

Spark's Electron Brings Simple Cellular Connections to the IoT

Spark has been on a mission to simplify the business of making connected products for some time. It started with the Spark Core, then moved on to the Photon and the Internet Button. Those products all relied on Wi-Fi. Its latest takes on the even trickier task of bringing cellular connectivity to …

Internet of Things

How a Swedish soup experiment points to a better use of iBeacons

A Swedish marketing experiment involving soup could show the optimal way to employ iBeacons: “physical retargeting.”<p>Glimr, a mobile data management startup that frequently works with publishers, recently launched an iBeacon-based project involving soup for Sweden’s largest newspaper, …

Social Media Marketing

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Super-sneaky malware found in companies worldwide

A shadowy hacking group has infected computers at companies, universities and governments worldwide with the sneakiest malware ever.<p>That's according to a report Monday by Internet security company Kaspersky, which described a hacking campaign "that exceeds anything we have ever seen before." The …

Kaspersky Lab

How to Test Your PC for the New "Superfish" Security Vulnerability

Security researchers have discovered a vulnerability in a piece of adware called Superfish that makes your computer vulnerable to all kinds of …

How To Turn Duties Into Accomplishments On A Resume

Managers want to hire the best talent. So when your resume gives a rundown of your duties and responsibilities in each position, it offers the hiring …