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The Untold Story Of How Steve Jobs Reintroduced His Signature Design Style To Apple

Skeuomorphism is an ugly, confusing word.<p>According to Techopedia, its definition is, "a design principle in which design cues are taken from the physical world. "<p>Basically, remember how the Notes app on the iPhone used to look like a yellow legal pad or how the iBooks application on the iPad used …

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Why you'll keep getting hacked

Don't like getting hacked? Sorry, you'd better get used to it.<p>Every few weeks, we learn about another data breach. It's the privacy world's version of an oil spill. A hacker breaks into a company and grabs a database of our personal details. They're sold on the black market, and the exposure puts …

Simple tips to avoid getting hacked - Jun. 13, 2014

NEW YORK (CNNMoney)<p>With all the recent news about government surveillance, corporate cybersecurity failures and large-scale hacks, the task of keeping yourself safe online can seem daunting.<p>There's probably no way to completely avoid the NSA if they've got you in their sights, but fortunately, …

5 online privacy tips from an ex-FBI agent

If anyone knows about cyber surveillance, it's Mary Galligan.<p>Until recently, she led the cyber and special operations team at the FBI's New York office -- the agency's largest surveillance operation. That included catching hackers like the infamous "Sabu" and using him to hunt down other …

Russia attacks U.S. oil and gas companies in massive hack

The Cold War didn't end in the 1990's. It simply moved online.<p>That much is clear after a security firm reported this week that Russian hackers have launched unprecedented, highly-sophisticated attacks on Western oil and gas companies.<p>The cyber operation nicknamed Energetic Bear is the latest …

Meet The Former Israeli Cyber Soldiers Hoping To Stop Hackers Causing Car Crashes

For better or worse, military and government folk are more interested than most in hacking cars. As Forbes previously reported, the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) sponsored researchers Chris Valasek and Charlie Miller to see whether they could use computers to mess with a …

Student Competitors Learn To Foil Cyber Attacks

Like every respectable geek, I remember my first personal computer. Its Z-80 microprocessor operated at a screaming 1.77 MHz (less than one one-thousandth of the clock speed of today's systems) and it had 16KB of RAM (for the younger set, that's 16 <b>KILO</b>bytes). When I later outgrew its floppy disk …

After attack and investigation, Home Depot says it has installed new security tools

Home Depot said 56 million of its customers had their credit cards lifted in a mysterious cyber attack that breached its point-of-payment systems in April and was discovered by the home retailer five months later.<p>Home Depot found out about the breach September 2, after banking partners noticed …

SINGAPORE PRESS-SingTel to invest $395 mln in cyber security, other areas-Straits Times

SingTel will invest S$500 million ($395 million) over the next five years and hire 1,000 engineers as part of a three-pronged strategy to build strengths in cyber security, smart cities and analytics.<p>Chief Executive Chua Sock Koong told The Straits Times that the telco will set up an Asia-Pacific …

Cyber threats will get worse in the next decade, claims NASDAQ CISO

Food distributor Reynolds has cut costs by tracking a key asset integrating RFID tagged crates with its Infor M3 ERP system<p>David Irvine 'There are …

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Which Fortune 500 Boards of Directors are Taking Cyber Security Seriously?

Directors of corporate boards are being challenged to take greater responsibility for cyber security, as well as being threatened by legal actions if …