Danny Bradbury
Most Americans want to regulate big tech
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Policy & legislation

Most Americans want to regulate big tech

Views of big tech are increasingly political, survey finds
29 Jul 2021
Study finds companies are mishandling cyber security recruitment
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cyber security

Study finds companies are mishandling cyber security recruitment

Recruiters wrong-footed as skills shortage mounts
28 Jul 2021
FCC questions the legitimacy of some rural internet bids
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digital divide

FCC questions the legitimacy of some rural internet bids

Commission asks for more due diligence on almost 200 funding applications
27 Jul 2021
Federal court extends FTC deadline in its Facebook antitrust case
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Policy & legislation

Federal court extends FTC deadline in its Facebook antitrust case

Commission has until August 19 to file a new antitrust complaint
26 Jul 2021
Alphabet tackles industrial robot software market
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automation

Alphabet tackles industrial robot software market

Intrinsic will teach industrial robots to perform complex tasks
23 Jul 2021
Semiconductor leaders urge action on industry funding
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Hardware

Semiconductor leaders urge action on industry funding

Congress must fund legislation, say auto, telco, and semiconductor groups
22 Jul 2021
New malware uses search engine ads to target pirate gamers
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malware

New malware uses search engine ads to target pirate gamers

MosaicLoader uses advanced obfuscation techniques to avoid detection
21 Jul 2021
AWS makes Amazon EBS io2 Block Express volumes generally available
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Server & storage

AWS makes Amazon EBS io2 Block Express volumes generally available

New volumes promise ultra-low latency and 99.999% durability
20 Jul 2021
DuckDuckGo launches email privacy service
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email providers

DuckDuckGo launches email privacy service

The private search company will mask user addresses and remove email trackers
20 Jul 2021
Tech firms condemn anti-DACA ruling
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Policy & legislation

Tech firms condemn anti-DACA ruling

The ruling threatens innovation and competition, warn tech executives
19 Jul 2021
Tech groups back nearly $1 trillion in infrastructure spending
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Infrastructure

Tech groups back nearly $1 trillion in infrastructure spending

Letter urges Congress to agree on $974 billion investment
16 Jul 2021
IoT attacks have increased by 200% in two years
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Internet of Things (IoT)

IoT attacks have increased by 200% in two years

Audio-visual and home automation devices are most at risk, says Zscaler report
15 Jul 2021
Facebook asks FTC chair to recuse herself from antitrust case
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social media

Facebook asks FTC chair to recuse herself from antitrust case

Petition takes a leaf from Amazon's playbook
14 Jul 2021
Schneider Electric flaws could allow remote code execution
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Security

Schneider Electric flaws could allow remote code execution

Chained 'ModiPwn' attack could give attackers control over industrial systems
13 Jul 2021
Google targets phishing with full BIMI email logo authentication support
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email delivery

Google targets phishing with full BIMI email logo authentication support

Gmail will tie logos to DMARC authentication
12 Jul 2021
IBM snaps up DevOps services specialist BoxBoat
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DevOps

IBM snaps up DevOps services specialist BoxBoat

BoxBoat brings security focus to cloud-native development teams
9 Jul 2021
Intel brings back Skylake designer to co-lead chip development
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Hardware

Intel brings back Skylake designer to co-lead chip development

Shlomit Weiss will be jointly responsible for co-leading client chip development and design
7 Jul 2021
Cyber insurance premiums increased by a third in the last 12 months
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cyber security

Cyber insurance premiums increased by a third in the last 12 months

Rising claims and higher payments are putting a squeeze on supply
6 Jul 2021
DHS beats expectations with cyber security hiring spree
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cyber security

DHS beats expectations with cyber security hiring spree

The Department of Homeland Security has hired almost 300 cyber security pros since May
2 Jul 2021
Judge blocks Florida's social media law
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social media

Judge blocks Florida's social media law

The bill is "riddled with imprecision and ambiguity"
1 Jul 2021
Social media companies vow to reduce abuse of women online
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Security

Social media companies vow to reduce abuse of women online

Tech giants announce move at equality forum
1 Jul 2021
Today’s FCC deadline forces telcos to combat robocalls
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scams

Today’s FCC deadline forces telcos to combat robocalls

Mandated technology will help reduce phone number spoofing
30 Jun 2021
Content fraud levels continue to rise in 2021
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Security

Content fraud levels continue to rise in 2021

The pandemic has ushered in a new level of scams and misinformation
29 Jun 2021
Qualcomm reveals Snapdragon 888 Plus 5G chipset
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Hardware

Qualcomm reveals Snapdragon 888 Plus 5G chipset

The new chipset boasts faster clock speeds and will boost AI performance on Android devices by 20%
28 Jun 2021
El Salvador offers its citizens free Bitcoin
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cryptocurrencies

El Salvador offers its citizens free Bitcoin

Bukele doubles down on crypto commitment with a giveaway
25 Jun 2021
Building an AJAX-based CRUD app in Flask
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AJAX

Building an AJAX-based CRUD app in Flask

How to put the finishing touches on a basic web application
25 Jun 2021
Microsoft announces Windows 11 with redesigned UI, third-party app payments, and more
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Microsoft Windows

Microsoft announces Windows 11 with redesigned UI, third-party app payments, and more

Microsoft CEO jabs Apple with “openness” rhetoric
24 Jun 2021
AWS and Salesforce launch integration partnership
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sales & CRM

AWS and Salesforce launch integration partnership

Salesforce developers will be able to consume AWS services natively
23 Jun 2021
Splunk debuts a new suite of cloud security solutions
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Security

Splunk debuts a new suite of cloud security solutions

The integrated suite offers a new pricing model too
22 Jun 2021
Hyundai completes Boston Dynamics acquisition
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Hyundai completes Boston Dynamics acquisition

US robotics company will complement Hyundai's AI expertise
21 Jun 2021
Senators propose a tax credit for US-based chip manufacturers
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Hardware

Senators propose a tax credit for US-based chip manufacturers

The legislation would refund 25% of facilities and properties investment
18 Jun 2021
Senator reintroduces federal data protection bill
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data protection

Senator reintroduces federal data protection bill

Revised law includes oversight for big tech mergers
17 Jun 2021
Four in five ransomware victims suffer repeat attacks
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ransomware

Four in five ransomware victims suffer repeat attacks

Lightning often strikes twice, says Cybereason research
16 Jun 2021
Red Hat offers virtual machine admins a new migration toolkit
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virtualisation

Red Hat offers virtual machine admins a new migration toolkit

The toolkit provides businesses with an easy way to transfer their virtualized infrastructure into OpenShift
15 Jun 2021
Putin open to handing cyber criminals over to US
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hacking

Putin open to handing cyber criminals over to US

Russian leader could hand over online intruders in a reciprocal agreement
14 Jun 2021