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You’ll never read Facebook’s new data policy, so we did it for you

<i>(in)Secure is a weekly column that dives into the rapidly escalating topic of cybersecurity.</i><p>With privacy-centric European Union legislation set to …

Social Media

7 Habits That Will Increase Your Happiness Over Time

Real talk: Are you happy?<p>Since one of the top Google searches is "How to be happy," chances are you aren't where you'd like to be.<p>And it is no wonder.<p>…

Happiness

Tame wants to bring order to conference and event planning chaos

Tame, a self-proclaimed “design-driven” tech startup from Copenhagen in Denmark, is on a mission to “solve the chaos of event planning.” The company’s founders, who claim to have previously organised more than 30 large conferences and events, think they have spotted a gap in the market for an …

Project Management

Hate working in a web browser? How a new breed of software is bringing cloud-based apps into a single interface

In 1983, Microsoft developers Richard Brodie and Charles Simonyi wrote a UNIX program that would eventually become Microsoft Word. It did one thing: …

Apps

The Four Pillars of Digital Transformation in Banking

Banks and credit unions know they need a digital strategy, but few actually have one. Use this outline as your strategic checklist and …

Banking

Plover lets you share files between any devices over Wi-Fi, AirDrop-style

Apple’s AirDrop service is great for beaming files between your iOS and Mac devices over Wi-Fi – but it sadly doesn’t work with other platforms. Thankfully, a bunch of young developers have built a handy tool to make it just as easy to transfer files over your local network, using anything that has …

Apps

Hackers Found Using A New Code Injection Technique to Evade Detection

While performing in-depth analysis of various malware samples, security researchers at Cyberbit found a new code injection technique, dubbed Early …

Cybersecurity

Orbiform Rolls Like A Ball Without Being A Sphere

AltDynamic have machined a mathematically perfect solid of constant width that is capable of rolling like a ball even though it is not a perfect …

They forked this one up: Microsoft modifies open-source code, blows hole in Windows Defender

Rar! That's a scary bugA remote-code execution vulnerability in Windows Defender – a flaw that can be exploited by malicious .rar files to run …

Cybersecurity

The Best Mobile Payment Apps of 2018

Say 'see ya' to cash and give your credit cards a rest with these top-rated apps that let you make contactless payments with your phone, pay your …

The Porsche 911 Of Smartphones Is Here, So You Better Buckle Up

(Photo: Porsche Design)The iPhone may be the standard, but there are other—more decadent—options to consider.Porsche Design, the style and gadget …

Phones

An AR app returns stolen Gardner paintings to their frames

In the early hours of March 18th, 1990, two men dressed as police officers pulled up to a side entrance of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. They claimed that they were responding to a report of a disturbance. A guard let them in, and 81 minutes later, the two thieves had absconded …

This is why our phones are making us miserable: happiness isn't the same thing as pleasure, and our brain knows it

People trying to sell you a new car, a fancy phone, or a bigger home might like you to believe that money can buy a whole lot of happiness. But your brain knows that's not true. Money can buy you pleasure, but happiness has to come from somewhere else.<p>If you're confused between happiness and …

Happiness

Fintechs Are More Likely To Complement Rather Than Disrupt Capital Markets

While retail banking innovations and payments players are hogging the fintech limelight, McKinsey & Company finds that financial technology specialists have expanded their role in capital markets, often without much publicity.<p>A recent report, entitled FinTech Decoded: Capturing the opportunity in …

Capital Markets

Cloud Architecture 201: Why Cloud Security is more than Network, Access, and Identity Management

By: Todd Jobson | Sr. Principal Enterprise Architect; MBA<p><b>Outline :</b><p><b>The foundation of effective "Layered" Cloud Security ? (Network, System/OS,</b> …

Microsoft Teams is now used by 200,000 organizations, up from 125,000 in September

Microsoft has never shared how many individuals are using Teams, its chat-based collaboration tool that’s part of Office 365 and competes with Google’s Hangouts Chat, Facebook’s Workplace, and Slack. It’s therefore impossible to make an apples-to-apples comparison, but at least we know it’s growing.<p>…

Microsoft Teams

Revolut broke even in December, now has 1.5 million customers

Fintech startup Revolut can’t stop and won’t stop growing. The company has had an amazing month of December with a huge increase in the total volume of transactions and signups. Because of that, Revolut broke even in December for the first time ever.<p>The company told me that it wasn’t just a lucky …

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Acorns, the financial management service for everyone else, adds 3 million users

Acorns, the financial management service focused on getting low- and middle-income households to invest and save responsibly, has reached 3 million users in the United States.<p>The company has roughly $800 million in assets under management, with accounts coming from primarily low and middle income …

Here's How Michael B. Jordan Got Jacked AF For His Role in 'Black Panther'

(Photo: Marvel Studios)This weekend, audiences didn't just appreciate the cultural significance of Marvel's <i>Black Panther</i> movie—it made a cool $192 …

Workouts

A Step-by-Step Guide to learn Advanced Tableau - for Data Science and Business Intelligence Professionals

Introduction<p>See the data. Show the visual. Tell the story. Engage the audience.<p>Tableau is one of the most popular Data Visualization tools used by …

Data Keeper Ransomware Makes First Victims Two Days After Release on Dark Web RaaS

Two days after crooks started advertising the Data Keeper Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS) on the Dark Web, ransomware strains generated on this portal …

Ransomware

Basic Security Practices for Web Applications

The topic of creating a secure Web application is extensive. It requires study to understand security vulnerabilities. You also need to familiarize …

Revealed: Cash eclipsed as Britain turns to digital payments

Notes and coins set to fall to just 21% of sales by 2026, raising questions for those who rely on the cash economy<p>Britain will move beyond “peak cash” this year, according to data gathered by the Guardian that suggests notes and coins are rapidly being supplanted as the favoured payment method, …

ATMs

AI IN BANKING AND PAYMENTS: How artificial intelligence is cutting costs, building loyalty, and enhancing security across financial services

<i>This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here.</i><p>Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the most commonly referenced terms by financial institutions (FIs) and …

Artificial Intelligence

2017 Is Quickly Becoming The Year Of The API Economy

This year more CIOs will have their bonuses tied to how many new business models they help create with existing and planned IT platforms than ever before. This trend will accelerate over the next three years. CIOs and IT staffs need to start thinking about how they can become business strategists …

Microservices

Cisco: Severe bug in our security appliances is now under attack

A proof-of-concept exploit for Cisco's 10-out-of-10 severity bug surfaces days after researcher details his attack.<p><i>Video: Top 10 malware threats in</i> …

Here's how much your personal information is selling for on the dark web

Not everything on the dark web is illegal, but it is a huge marketplace for stolen data and personal information. After a data breach or hacking incident, personal information is often bought and sold on the dark web by identity thieves looking to make money off your good name-and any numbers or …

Identity Theft

Net neutrality activist “throttles” street outside FCC building

While the rest of you were crying into your cruelty-free glasses of vegan pond-water over the repeal of net neutrality, humanitarian and activist Rob Bliss was restoring freedom to American roads.<p>Instead of allowing traffic to rely on government regulations and oversight, Bliss decided the street …

Net Neutrality