Have Data, Will Travel: Why Your Mobile Workforce Can’t Thrive Without Total Visibility

Companies don’t need another spreadsheet of dozens of data points that must be cobbled together; they require tools that can provide data with a purpose, pointing leadership toward actionable insights that can improve productivity and efficiency. Programováno od www.anarchista.xyz Hledejte NEJLEVNĚJI na HEURÉCE www.heureka.cz

Three Pitfalls to Avoid on Your Data Security Journey

The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has shifted attention to the security and privacy of customer data. But more importantly, the regulation calls for enterprises to assess existing data security policies, processes and enforcement mechanisms — a practice that in my experience generally gets completed moments before an audit. Data Security Takes the […]

Alex Stamos, Facebook’s Chief Security Officer, Is Reportedly Leaving the Company

Last summer, Facebook’s chief security officer Alex Stamos stood in the middle of a stage in an arena to open the annual hacking conference Black Hat in Las Vegas. Before his entrance, there was loud music and a light show. In the hacking world, no one doubted Stamos deserved it. In the industry he’s considered […]

GeForce Experience At GDC 2018: Call of Duty: WWII, Tekken 7 and Others Add NVIDIA Highlights; Star Wars Battlefront II Adds Ansel; and Highlights Are Now Shareable As GIFs

GeForce Experience At GDC 2018: All The News Plus, NVIDIA Ansel game photography website launched, NVIDIA Ansel Star Wars Battlefront II contest begins, and new features added to GeForce Experience in 3.13.1 update. Programováno od www.anarchista.xyz Hledejte NEJLEVNĚJI na HEURÉCE www.heureka.cz

Trump Signs Executive Order Banning Venezuela’s ‚Petro‘ Cryptocurrency

President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Monday banning American citizens from using the Venezuelan government’s bespoke cryptocurrency, called the Petro. It’s the first time a US president has banned a cryptocurrency. The Petro is Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro’s attempt to financially boost his country’s struggling economy, and Maduro claimed that digital token sales […]

How Do SSDs Work?

Here at ExtremeTech, we’ve often discussed the difference between different types of NAND structures — vertical NAND versus planar, or multi-level cell (MLC) versus triple-level cells (TLC). Now, let’s talk about the more basic relevant question: How do SSDs work in the first place, and how do they compare with new technologies, like Intel Optane? To understand […]

11 Female Sci-Fi Authors You Need To Read

Female minds have been shaping science fiction since the dawn of the genre. In fact, you could argue that Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein is one of the first true science fiction novels, dealing with the ramifications of technology beyond man’s ability to control it. Women continued to contribute to the canon for the next century, and […]

Security Pros Get an IBM Security Community They Can Call Their Own

When my dad fell ill last year, I was confronted with a bewildering set of new challenges for which I wasn’t prepared. What therapies were available? What kind of support would he need? How could I balance caring for him with my other responsibilities? I found answers to these questions and many other others in […]

These Canadians Are Building the First Commercial Electric Snowmobile

A team of engineers in Montreal is building what they call the world’s first all-electric snowmobile, the TS2—a machine that can go from zero to 60 mph in three seconds and travels 100 kilometers (62 miles) on a single charge. It comes at a time when snowmobile bans and strict regulations in national parks and […]

Titanium Water Bottle Puts The Squeeze On Plastic

Is there anything that doesn’t sound more amazing when it’s made out of titanium? You know, like ThinkGeek’s classic titanium spork. Or this crazy new squeezable water bottle. Yes, it’s both squeezable and made of metal. The bottle isn’t 100% titanium, mind you. There’s an “elastic polymer core” sandwiched between two thin, flexible layers of […]

An Australian Cyborg Was Fined for Using His Hand to Pay for the Train

We’ll never know what, exactly, people a century ago thought 2018 was going to look like. Portable telephones? Sure. The downfall of American democracy? Who knows! It seems safe to assume, however, that they never thought it would involve an Australian man who goes by Meow-Ludo Disco Gamma Meow-Meow, a defenseless transportation card, and a […]

The Last Rites of Quotient Lorenzo-Lochbaum

Longevity and death are no longer mutually exclusive. A new Y Combinator startup won a sizable government grant for their brain-uploading enterprise, guaranteed “100% fatal.” Who would sign up to live forever, if it meant they had to die first? Years of life remaining are the last great commodity, priceless and non-transferable, and if we […]

A Blockchain-Based Approach to Smart Cities

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. AUSTIN — At SXSW 2018, it seemed like any presentation with blockchain in the title was guaranteed to be at full capacity. Cryptocurrency mania has been at a fever pitch, with tales of overnight millionaires who invested in Bitcoin or […]

Four Alleged Associates of Sinaloa Cartel-Linked Encrypted Phone Company Are On the Run

Last week, Motherboard reported that the FBI had arrested the CEO of Phantom Secure, a company allegedly providing custom, security-focused BlackBerry phones to the Sinaloa drug cartel, among other criminal groups. But the feds aren’t only going after Phantom’s owner: on Thursday, the Department of Justice announced an indictment against other apparent Phantom staff too, […]

This City Just Passed the First Bitcoin Mining Ban in the US

On Thursday evening, the city council in Plattsburgh, New York unanimously voted to impose an 18-month moratorium on Bitcoin mining in the city. Mining is the extremely energy-intensive computational process that secures the Bitcoin blockchain and rewards miners with bitcoins. The Bitcoin moratorium was proposed by Plattsburgh Mayor Colin Read earlier this month after local […]

Is Your Security Equipped to Bridge the Digital Transformation Divide?

Companies embrace the digital economy because it allows them to connect with more customers, devices and data than ever before. From a business perspective, this means making decisions quickly based on market opportunity and customer experience, as well as collaboration through the free flow of information. In this new economy, the imperative is to continuously […]

A VR Film About Sex Workers Was Pulled from SXSW After Complaints From Its Leading Actor

Michael Jacobs, the director of a new virtual reality movie that premiered at SXSW Thursday, says that his film aims to give sex workers a voice. But according to its main and only character, real-life sex worker and indie porn director named Liara Roux, the movie, which currently doesn’t credit her at all, includes nudity […]