Tech Trends

When protecting medical devices from hacks, is the cure worse than the disease?

Medical technology, like other tech, has become increasingly connected in recent years. Even devices such as pacemakers are now connected to the …

Technology

The 'retail apocalypse' is a myth

If you read the business headlines, it sounds like brick-and-mortar retail stores are dying – a so-called "retail apocalypse."<p>Around 8,600 stores …

Technology

Cloud computing strategy with Mel Lowe

Cloud strategy<p>When you have decades’ worth of data to move to the cloud, where do you start? Do you “lift and shift” existing applications, or …

Cloud Computing

Trump on his tweets: 'You have to keep people interested'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump shared insight into his personal tweeting habits during an interview with Fox Business Network's Maria Bartiromo.<p>"Tweeting is like a typewriter -- when I put it out, you put it immediately on your show," Trump told Bartiromo. "I mean the other day, I put …

News

A Suspected Network Of 13,000 Twitter Bots Pumped Out Pro-Brexit Messages In The Run-Up To The EU Vote

The social media giant has been urged by a senior MP to reveal what it knows about potential interference in the referendum after researchers discovered a bot network that vanished within weeks of the vote.<p>Researchers have uncovered new evidence of networks of thousands of suspect Twitter bots …

Technology

Report: The top 8 emerging technology domains, and their threats

With great technology comes great risks. As new technology continues to emerge in this digital day and age, Carnegie Mellon University’s Software …

Machine Learning

Twitter aims to boost user safety, updates its rules

Twitter is making a host of changes to its rules in an attempt to boost safety for the site’s users.<p>“Far too often in the past we’ve said we’d do better and promised transparency but have fallen short in our efforts,” it said, in a blog post Thursday. “Starting today, you can expect regular, …

Social Media

Friday Five — October 20, 2017

The Friday Five is a weekly Red Hat® blog post with 5 of the week's top news items and ideas from or about Red Hat and the technology industry. …

Innovation

IOTroop Botnet Hits Over a Million Organizations in Under 30 Days

The IoT botnet is expected to spread faster than Mirai.<p>A new IoT botnet dubbed IOTroop is expected to spread faster than Mirai because it has …

Information Security

CES Sports Zone

Explore front-line sports technology, wearables and fitness devices for athletes and fans alike from CES 2017.<p>Starting this fall, Amazon will stream …

CES

How Karnataka’s IT hub is readying for the future

<i>Even as enterprises rethink technology and IT services to digitise and define innovative business models, Karnataka’s IT sector is helping usher in a</i> …

Innovation

How to Talk to the C-Suite about Malware Trends

There is no simple answer to the question 'Are we protected against the latest brand-name malware attack?' But there is a smart one.<p>WannaCry scared …

Cybersecurity

Veracode: 75% Of Apps Have At Least One Vulnerability On Initial Scan

But developers not the only ones to blame, company says.<p>Application security continues to stink at many organizations, a new report from Veracode …

Information Security

Millions of South Africans have had their most private information exposed

South Africa has suffered a massive data leak, and there’s nothing anyone can do about getting their personal information back. Millions of citizens’ identity numbers have been leaked on the internet, along with their genders, ethnicity and home ownership.<p>“Trying to get your data back from the …

Technology

distinct values

Serendipitous connections happen when data exists in an interlinked network.<p>Just as the World Wide Web connects <i>documents</i>, which contain information …

Technology

Twitch unveils a suite of new tools to help creators grow their channels and make money

Amazon-owned video game streaming site Twitch today announced a number of new features for streamers aimed at helping their grow their online communities and generate revenue from their online channels. Notably, the company will soon debut several features that will allow video creators to better …

Technology

Microsoft and the Green Bay Packers want to score some innovation via a $10 million venture effort

It’s small, but yet another nod by tech giants to show they care about the rest of America.<p>In an unusual pairing of a giant tech company and a football team, Microsoft and the Green Bay Packers are trying to spur innovation in Wisconsin by forming a $10 million partnership that will make …

Green Bay Packers

Amazon wants to use drones to recharge the batteries of electric vehicles

Amazon has been granted a patent for an ambitious new method of maintaining a charge in electric vehicles (EVs). The company wants to use drones to …

Electric Vehicles

How the C-Suite Is Fighting Against Cyber Threats

October 19th, 2017, 10:39 PM UTC<p>Samuel Palmisano, former IBM chief executive officer, and Ajay Banga, Mastercard's chief executive officer, discuss …

Business

First Data gets ahead of itself with acquisition announcement

First Data (FDC +0.2%) this morning mistakenly put out a press release announcing an agreement to purchase BluePay Holdings. The PR has since been …

Business

How Can Emerging Technology Solve the World’s Problems?

In a dynamic panel discussion at this week’s Samsung Developer Conference, experts from IBM and The Weather Company discussed how enterprises can …

Innovation

Senator Warner: Tech Companies Need to 'Come Fully Clean' About 2016

The congressman says Facebook, Google, and Twitter haven’t searched hard enough for evidence of Russian electoral meddling.<p>If Congress regulates social networks in new ways following the 2016 election, no single person will have been more responsible than Senator Mark Warner of Virginia. In the …

Technology

Amazon’s Alexa Land Grab

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Amazon Echo

10/20/2017: Tech innovation in Ciudad Juarez

News happens while you sleep. Marketplace Morning Report gives you a head start on the day. Throughout the morning, host David Brancaccio shares the latest on markets, money, jobs and innovation, providing the context you need to make the smartest decisions. And from London, host Anu Anand presents …

Business

Technology key to growth, innovation in the business world

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Innovation

Daimler third quarter profit falls on car recall

Daimler profits fell in the third quarter, owing to a car recall, upgrades for existing diesel vehicles and higher expenses on new technologies.<p>The …

Markets

CES Press Release

CES Sports Zone to Showcase Game-Changing Innovation<p>CES Partners with Turner Sports to Highlight Technology Changing the Business of Sports<p><i>Arlington,</i> …

Innovation

CISOs: Striving Toward Proactive Security Strategies

A new survey paints a compelling picture of the modern security executive, how they succeed, and how much power they wield.<p>Chief Information Security …

Cybersecurity

'BoundHook' Technique Enables Attacker Persistence on Windows Systems

CyberArk shows how attackers can leverage Intel's MPX technology to burrow deeper into a compromised Windows system.<p>Security researchers at CyberArk …

Information Security

New Locky Ransomware Strain Emerges

Latest version goes by the .asasin extension and is collecting information on users' computer operating system and IP address.<p>Locky authors have …

Information Security