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Business Wire
Cybric Announces Early Access Program for Enterprises and Service Providers“We’re excited to expand our early access program, which has already yielded po
Cybric Announces Early Access Program for Enterprises and Service Providers
Business Wire / Posted 11 hours ago
“We’re excited to expand our early access program, which has already yielded positive feedback and innovations from our service provider and large enterprise customers,” said Ernesto DiGiambattista, CEO and co-founder of Cybric. Leading global... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
New SourceForge Owners Start Trust RepairSourceForge on Tuesday announced that it has pulled the plug on its DevShare pr
New SourceForge Owners Start Trust Repair
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 13 hours ago
SourceForge on Tuesday announced that it has pulled the plug on its DevShare program amid growing rebellion from software developers and a change of ownership. SourceForge Media announced the termination notice with a promise of other policy changes... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
New SourceForge Owners Start Trust RepairSourceForge on Tuesday announced that it has pulled the plug on its DevShare pr
New SourceForge Owners Start Trust Repair
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 13 hours ago
SourceForge on Tuesday announced that it has pulled the plug on its DevShare program amid growing rebellion from software developers and a change of ownership. SourceForge Media announced the termination notice with a promise of other policy changes... Read more
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Wired News
Encryption Is Worldwide: Yet Another Reason Why a US Ban Makes No SenseSome of the smartest minds in cryptography have explained at length why backdoo
Encryption Is Worldwide: Yet Another Reason Why a US Ban Makes No Sense
Wired News / Posted 15 hours ago
Some of the smartest minds in cryptography have explained at length why backdoors are a bad idea because they make us all inherently less secure. But legislated backdoors make no sense for yet another reason: the criminals, terrorists, pedophiles and... Read more
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Gamasutra
Google Cardboard VR gets native Unity supportThe news was broken at Unity's inaugural Vision Summit, and means Cardboard dev
Google Cardboard VR gets native Unity support
Gamasutra / Posted 17 hours ago
The news was broken at Unity's inaugural Vision Summit, and means Cardboard developers will be able to use Unity without the need for plugins or separate installs. Making the announcement was Google's VP of virtual reality, Clay Bavor, who also... Read more
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Gamasutra
Google Cardboard VR headset gets native Unity supportThe news was broken at Unity's inaugural Vision Summit, and means Cardboard dev
Google Cardboard VR headset gets native Unity support
Gamasutra / Posted 19 hours ago
The news was broken at Unity's inaugural Vision Summit, and means Cardboard developers will be able to use Unity without the need for plugins or separate installs. Making the announcement was Google's VP of virtual reality, Clay Bavor, who also... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
GitHub thinks BIG with clustering support for large enterprisesAmid the rumblings of discontent over at GitHub, which reportedly stem from int
GitHub thinks BIG with clustering support for large enterprises
SiliconANGLE / Posted 20 hours ago
Amid the rumblings of discontent over at GitHub, which reportedly stem from internal debates over whether the organization should focus on large businesses instead of smaller developers, it’s just rolled out a number of new features aimed at its... Read more
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CIO
Open source in the enterprise brings opportunities and challengesI’ve long been a believer in open source for the enterprise (indeed, my first b
Open source in the enterprise brings opportunities and challenges
CIO / Posted 20 hours ago
I’ve long been a believer in open source for the enterprise (indeed, my first book was called Succeeding with Open Source and was targeted at an enterprise audience). When I first encountered open source and grasped its characteristics, I was struck... Read more
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The Register
Global crypto survey proves govt backdoors completely pointlessIn 1999, when a fierce crypto war was raging between governments and developers
Global crypto survey proves govt backdoors completely pointless
The Register / Posted 20 hours ago
In 1999, when a fierce crypto war was raging between governments and developers, researchers undertook a global survey of available encryption products. Now security guru Bruce Schneier and other experts have repeated the exercise, and it spells bad... Read more
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TechCrunch
JANDI, An Enterprise Communication Platform For Asian Businesses, Raises $2.5MToss Lab has raised $2.5 million in fresh funding for JANDI, an enterprise comm
JANDI, An Enterprise Communication Platform For Asian Businesses, Raises $2.5M
TechCrunch / Posted 22 hours ago
Toss Lab has raised $2.5 million in fresh funding for JANDI, an enterprise communication tool that is tailored for companies in Asia. Along with a previous seed round, this brings Toss Lab’s total pre-Series A funding to $4.5 million. Since... Read more
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techcentral.ie
VMware boosts BYOD with three new toolsEmployees get flexibility, IT gets security and control Enterprise mobility is
VMware boosts BYOD with three new tools
techcentral.ie / Posted yesterday
Employees get flexibility, IT gets security and control Enterprise mobility is often a tug-of-war between freedom-seeking employees and security-minded IT departments, but VMware aims to make those differences go away. The virtualisation giant on... Read more
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The Register
Women devs – want your pull requests accepted? Just don't tell anyone you're a girlA new study has found that women are more likely than men to have their open-so
Women devs – want your pull requests accepted? Just don't tell anyone you're a girl
The Register / Posted yesterday
A new study has found that women are more likely than men to have their open-source software contributions accepted – but only when their gender is hidden from project leaders. The study from North Carolina State University and Cal Poly examined... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
GitHub Enterprise 2.5 Brings Additional Support To Growing Development TeamsCode repository hosting service GitHub has updated its enterprise offering to p
GitHub Enterprise 2.5 Brings Additional Support To Growing Development Teams
Lifehacker Australia / Posted yesterday
Code repository hosting service GitHub has updated its enterprise offering to provide more support for development teams within large companies. GitHub Enterprise 2.5 is focused on making it easier for teams to add new users to their software... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
Google, Unity Showcase VR Development Tools At Summit 2016 KeynoteThe Vision VR/AR Summit is a gathering for developers in the new frontier of vi
Google, Unity Showcase VR Development Tools At Summit 2016 Keynote
Tom's Hardware / Posted yesterday
The Vision VR/AR Summit is a gathering for developers in the new frontier of virtual and augmented reality. With HMDs from Oculus and Valve/HTC coming in the next few months, more people will test the waters of VR development, and this year’s keynote... Read more
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Lifehacker
Keep a "Today I Learned" Log of All the Useful Stuff You LearnWe all learn a lot of things throughout the day and some of those things are mo
Keep a "Today I Learned" Log of All the Useful Stuff You Learn
Lifehacker / Posted yesterday
We all learn a lot of things throughout the day and some of those things are more meaningful than others. Over on Hacker News, user jbranchaud started tracking what he learned over the course of a year. The idea here is pretty simple. At the end of... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Apple open sources benchmark suite for SwiftAPPLE HAS ANNOUNCED that it has open sourced the benchmark suite for its Swift
Apple open sources benchmark suite for Swift
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted yesterday
APPLE HAS ANNOUNCED that it has open sourced the benchmark suite for its Swift programming language. The language was itself benchmarked in December 2015. The Swift team confirmed in a blog post that the suite contains over 74 benchmarks covering... Read more
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TechCrunch
Woo Wants To Take The Hassle And Fear Out Of Job HuntingLinkedIn is the place where business professionals are seemingly obligated to h
Woo Wants To Take The Hassle And Fear Out Of Job Hunting
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
LinkedIn is the place where business professionals are seemingly obligated to have an account. While it is undoubtedly useful for growing your “professional network” and heavily used by recruiters across multiple industries worldwide, it isn’t... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Microsoft Acquires SwiftKey to Advance AI GoalsSwiftKey's technology aligns with Microsoft's vision for more personal computin
Microsoft Acquires SwiftKey to Advance AI Goals
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 2 days ago
SwiftKey's technology aligns with Microsoft's vision for more personal computing experiences that "anticipate our needs versus responding to our commands, and directly supports our ambition to reinvent productivity by leveraging the intelligent... Read more
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Computer World Australia
VMware gives enterprises a BYOD boost with three new toolsEnterprise mobility is often a tug-of-war between freedom-seeking employees and
VMware gives enterprises a BYOD boost with three new tools
Computer World Australia / Posted 2 days ago
Enterprise mobility is often a tug-of-war between freedom-seeking employees and security-minded IT departments, but VMware aims to make those differences go away. The virtualization giant on Tuesday rolled out a brand-new platform along with two key... Read more
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The Verge
Woo lets tech talent hunt for a better job while remaining anonymousThe competition for engineering talent in Silicon Valley is fierce. Perks typic
Woo lets tech talent hunt for a better job while remaining anonymous
The Verge / Posted 2 days ago
The competition for engineering talent in Silicon Valley is fierce. Perks typically include signing bonuses, stock options, free meals, and more. In that environment, tech workers are always looking for the next best thing. But using a job-seeking... Read more
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TechCrunch
GitHub Updates Its Enterprise Product With Clustering Support, Updated DesignGitHub Enterprise, the company’s on-premises solution for managing code, is get
GitHub Updates Its Enterprise Product With Clustering Support, Updated Design
TechCrunch / Posted 2 days ago
GitHub Enterprise, the company’s on-premises solution for managing code, is getting a major update today. It comes at a time when there seems to be some upheaval in the company around the importance management has been putting on this product. The... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Startup aims to turn tech recruiting process upside downA new website for technology professionals launches today with a mission to tur
Startup aims to turn tech recruiting process upside down
SiliconANGLE / Posted 2 days ago
A new website for technology professionals launches today with a mission to turn the traditional recruiting process on its head. Woo enables tech professionals to define their criteria for employment via anonymous profiles. Prospective employers can... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
New Recruiting Platform Uses Anonymous Profiles To Help Tech Companies Find TalentMost working people aren't looking for a new job, but that doesn't mean they ar
New Recruiting Platform Uses Anonymous Profiles To Help Tech Companies Find Talent
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Most working people aren't looking for a new job, but that doesn't mean they aren't open to the opportunity. For example, according to LinkedIn’s Talent Trends Report, 85% of people—otherwise known in HR parlance as "passive job seekers"—are employed... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Apple open sources Swift benchmark suiteApple has announced that the Swift benchmark suite is now open source. The sui
Apple open sources Swift benchmark suite
Computer Business Review / Posted 2 days ago
Apple has announced that the Swift benchmark suite is now open source. The suite contains code for benchmarks, libraries and utilities designed to help track its programming language's performance and catch performance regressions. The Swift... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Microsoft piles more dev tools into Azure StackIt was only last month that Microsoft launched its Azure Stack cloud-in-a-box s
Microsoft piles more dev tools into Azure Stack
SiliconANGLE / Posted 2 days ago
It was only last month that Microsoft launched its Azure Stack cloud-in-a-box system, but already the company has pushed out a major update featuring several new tools for its code base. Microsoft built Azure Stack with larger enterprises in mind,... Read more
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International Business Times
Apple embraces open source for Swift Benchmark Suite Within two months of taking its programming language Swift to open source, Appl
Apple embraces open source for Swift Benchmark Suite
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Within two months of taking its programming language Swift to open source, Apple has released the Swift Benchmark Suite to open source for the developers. With this, the developers will get access to source code for benchmarks, libraries, and... Read more
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The Register
GitHub fixes 102 flaws, pays out $95k under bug bounty programGitHub says it has paid out US$95,300 over two years under its bug bounty progr
GitHub fixes 102 flaws, pays out $95k under bug bounty program
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
GitHub says it has paid out US$95,300 over two years under its bug bounty program. The payouts cover 102 medium to high-severity vulnerabilities reported by 58 researchers. These gems were pruned from some 1,172 bug reports that warranted an... Read more
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Boston Globe
Appetite for distractionShutterstock/Globe staff illustration As I write this, a banner ad flashes des
Appetite for distraction
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Shutterstock/Globe staff illustration As I write this, a banner ad flashes desperately in the periphery of a buried browser window on my desktop. One of a few neglected Facebook tabs plaintively beeps for me to return to my feed. My laptop’s OS... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
11 Essential Tech Skills For Web Developers [Infographic]The skills you’ll need to land a job as a developer will vary from one place or
11 Essential Tech Skills For Web Developers [Infographic]
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 3 days ago
The skills you’ll need to land a job as a developer will vary from one place or one position to another. With that said, there are several skills that are common to most web development jobs. Skillcrush shares 11 of them below. The infographic not... Read more
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TechCrunch
Revisit The Crunchies Of Yesteryear Ahead Of The 9th Annual CrunchiesThe 9th Annual Crunchies are fast approaching, and as we look ahead to what’s s
Revisit The Crunchies Of Yesteryear Ahead Of The 9th Annual Crunchies
TechCrunch / Posted 3 days ago
The 9th Annual Crunchies are fast approaching, and as we look ahead to what’s shaping up to be our best Crunchies yet, we thought it’d be fun to take a trip down memory lane and revisit some of the Crunchies of yore. Mars was on the minds of voters... Read more
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The Register
Microsoft crams more tools into its Azure-in-a-box technical previewBarely a week after releasing the first preview of its cloud-in-a-box Azure Sta
Microsoft crams more tools into its Azure-in-a-box technical preview
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
Barely a week after releasing the first preview of its cloud-in-a-box Azure Stack, Microsoft has doubled down with new tools for the code base. Azure Stack, released on January 29, is aimed at larger companies that want to run a hybrid cloud system,... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Using The Facebook Mobile Site Instead Of The App Can Save Around 15% Of iOS Battery Life We’ve been hearing about a lot of drama going on at US$2 billion startup GitH
Using The Facebook Mobile Site Instead Of The App Can Save Around 15% Of iOS Battery Life
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 3 days ago
We’ve been hearing about a lot of drama going on at US$2 billion startup GitHub, the hugely important and popular site used by millions of computer programmers... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Inside GitHub's Culture War That's Ripping The US$2 Billion Startup ApartWe’ve been hearing about a lot of drama going on at US$2 billion startup GitHub
Inside GitHub's Culture War That's Ripping The US$2 Billion Startup Apart
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 3 days ago
We’ve been hearing about a lot of drama going on at US$2 billion startup GitHub, the hugely important and popular site used by millions of computer programmers where 10 or more executives have departed in recent months. The more we write about the... Read more
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Breitbart
Report: Anti-White Agenda Revealed at GitHub’s Diversity TeamOnline source code repository and team collaboration service GitHub has been un
Report: Anti-White Agenda Revealed at GitHub’s Diversity Team
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
Online source code repository and team collaboration service GitHub has been under fire after an anti-white agenda was revealed within the company’s “Social Impact Team.” According to Tech Insider’s reveal on GitHub’s current situation, CEO Chris... Read more
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Eu Business
SYSTRAN showcases new language service APIs to build ground-breaking apps at Mobile World Congress 2016 — EUSYSTRAN showcases new language service APIs to build ground-breaking apps at Mo
SYSTRAN showcases new language service APIs to build ground-breaking apps at Mobile World Congress 2016 — EU
Eu Business / Posted 3 days ago
SYSTRAN showcases new language service APIs to build ground-breaking apps at Mobile World Congress 201608 February 2016by ubi -- last modified 08 February 2016 SYSTRAN, the leading provider of intelligent language technologies, will be showcasing a... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
How To Write Better Commit Messages For Version ControlWriting concise, yet descriptive commit messages for version control is a diffi
How To Write Better Commit Messages For Version Control
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 5 days ago
Writing concise, yet descriptive commit messages for version control is a difficult art to perfect. While you’re on the path of getting those notes down to their efficient best, here are a few questions to ask yourself before doing that push. 3. How... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
'Some of the biggest barriers to progress are white women' says startup's diversity guruThere's no question that the tech industry needs to do more to attract people o
'Some of the biggest barriers to progress are white women' says startup's diversity guru
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
There's no question that the tech industry needs to do more to attract people of color. But when does an admirable emphasis on diversity cross the line into something that makes us cringe? Someone sent us a picture of a presentation by Nicole... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside storyWe've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub,
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside story
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
We've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub, the hugely important and popular site used by millions of computer programmers where ten or more executives have departed in recent months. The more we write about the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
'Some of the biggest barriers to progress are white women' says startup's diversity guruThere's no question that the tech industry needs to do more to attract people o
'Some of the biggest barriers to progress are white women' says startup's diversity guru
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
There's no question that the tech industry needs to do more to attract people of color. But when does an admirable emphasis on diversity cross the line into something that makes us cringe? Someone sent us a picture of a presentation by Nicole... Read more
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Connecticut Post
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside storyWe've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub,
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside story
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
We've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub, the hugely important and popular site used by millions of computer programmers where ten or more executives have departed in recent months. The more we write about the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
'Some of the biggest barriers to progress are white women' says startup's diversity guruThere's no question that the tech industry needs to do more to attract people o
'Some of the biggest barriers to progress are white women' says startup's diversity guru
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
There's no question that the tech industry needs to do more to attract people of color. But when does an admirable emphasis on diversity cross the line into something that makes us cringe? Someone sent us a picture of a presentation by Nicole... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside storyWe've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub,
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside story
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
We've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub, the hugely important and popular site used by millions of computer programmers where ten or more executives have departed in recent months. The more we write about the... Read more
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Business Insider
'Some of the biggest barriers to progress are white women' says startup's diversity guruBut when does an admirable emphasis on diversity cross the line into something
'Some of the biggest barriers to progress are white women' says startup's diversity guru
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
But when does an admirable emphasis on diversity cross the line into something that makes us cringe? Someone sent us a picture of a presentation by Nicole Sanchez, vice president of Social Impact at GitHub, that may fit in the latter category. She's... Read more
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Business Insider
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside storyWe've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub,
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside story
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
We've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub, the hugely important and popular site used by millions of computer programmers where ten or more executives have departed in recent months. The more we write about the... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Breaking down the battle of the airwavesTHIS week’s issue of The Economist includes an article that analyses the effect
Breaking down the battle of the airwaves
Namibia Economist / Posted 7 days ago
THIS week’s issue of The Economist includes an article that analyses the effectiveness of political advertising during the 2016 Republican presidential primaries. For curious readers, we summarise our method here. The ultimate test of a political... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Microsoft Acquires SwiftKey to Advance AI GoalsSwiftKey's technology aligns with Microsoft's vision for more personal computin
Microsoft Acquires SwiftKey to Advance AI Goals
E-Commerce Times / Posted 7 days ago
SwiftKey's technology aligns with Microsoft's vision for more personal computing experiences that "anticipate our needs versus responding to our commands, and directly supports our ambition to reinvent productivity by leveraging the intelligent... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Google will warn users away from fake download buttons, social engineering The web today is a vastly different place from the Internet I first explored
Google will warn users away from fake download buttons, social engineering
ExtremeTech / Posted 7 days ago
The web today is a vastly different place from the Internet I first explored courtesy of AOL and Netscape Navigator back in 1997. One thing that hasn’t changed in two... Read more
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The Register
Go phish your own staff: Dev builds open-source fool-testing toolSecurity-oriented programmer Jordan Wright has published a capable and slick op
Go phish your own staff: Dev builds open-source fool-testing tool
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
Security-oriented programmer Jordan Wright has published a capable and slick open source framework to help businesses defend against phishing attacks. The anti-phishing tool runs on 64-and-32-bit Windows, Mac, and Linux, and allows tech shops to... Read more
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The Register
How a power blip briefly broke GitHub's boxes and tripped it offlineExactly how a momentary power failure managed to trigger a two-hour GitHub outa
How a power blip briefly broke GitHub's boxes and tripped it offline
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
Exactly how a momentary power failure managed to trigger a two-hour GitHub outage has been revealed in full today. The popular and widely used source-code-hosting service fell off the internet last Wednesday, and soon after blamed the downtime on a... Read more
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Wired News
How to Make Your Own NSA Bulk Surveillance SystemOf all the NSA surveillance documents Edward Snowden leaked, some of the most i
How to Make Your Own NSA Bulk Surveillance System
Wired News / Posted 8 days ago
Of all the NSA surveillance documents Edward Snowden leaked, some of the most important exposed the spy agency’s so-called XKEYSCORE program, a massive system for vacuuming up and sifting through emails, chats, images, online search activity,... Read more
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