David Gargaro

The pros and cons of facial recognition technology
Image depicting facial recognition
privacy

The pros and cons of facial recognition technology

Is it really worth risking user privacy in the name of efficiency and security?
25 Aug 2020
Microsoft will start forced updates for business devices this month
web browser

Microsoft will start forced updates for business devices this month

Microsoft will upgrade Microsoft Edge Legacy to the new Microsoft Edge browser starting 30 July
3 Jul 2020
Facebook flaw gave 5,000 developers access to users' data
privacy

Facebook flaw gave 5,000 developers access to users' data

Information from users' profiles was accessible after the 90-day time limit had expired
2 Jul 2020
TuSimple launches ‘world's first’ autonomous freight network
automation

TuSimple launches ‘world's first’ autonomous freight network

Firm partners with UPS, Penske, US Xpress and McLane Company to create self-driving truck network
1 Jul 2020
CSA and ISSA form cyber security partnership
cloud security

CSA and ISSA form cyber security partnership

Organizations team up to benefit the cyber security community
30 Jun 2020
Facebook dark mode has entered mobile user testing phase
social media

Facebook dark mode has entered mobile user testing phase

Some users are now able to switch their mobile apps to dark mode
30 Jun 2020
TikTok caught secretly spying on millions of iPhone users
social media

TikTok caught secretly spying on millions of iPhone users

Apple iOS apps can read the last thing copied to clipboard
29 Jun 2020
Most malware came through HTTPS connections in Q1 2020
malware

Most malware came through HTTPS connections in Q1 2020

Signature-based antivirus protection would have been ineffective
25 Jun 2020
Windows 10 update is causing forced reboots
operating systems

Windows 10 update is causing forced reboots

LSASS failure is affecting computers running Windows 10 version 1809 and later
24 Jun 2020
Fact-check information now added to Google Images
search engine optimization (SEO)

Fact-check information now added to Google Images

Articles with fact-checked images to include a label
23 Jun 2020
Remote employees pose a security risk, says IBM Security
cyber security

Remote employees pose a security risk, says IBM Security

X-Force Red is helping companies improve work-from-home security
22 Jun 2020
Windows 10 2004 bug breaks Storage Spaces
Microsoft Windows

Windows 10 2004 bug breaks Storage Spaces

Microsoft’s latest features update misses some glitches in certain configurations
19 Jun 2020
Facebook buys street-level mapping start-up Mapillary
social media

Facebook buys street-level mapping start-up Mapillary

The social network plans to take on Apple and Google in ground-level mapping
19 Jun 2020
Bose shuts down its augmented reality program
augmented reality (AR)

Bose shuts down its augmented reality program

Company cites a lack of demand for Frames smart glasses
17 Jun 2020
How to create a mobile hotspot
wifi & hotspots

How to create a mobile hotspot

Turn your smartphone into a Wi-Fi hotspot for your laptop, tablet and other smartphones
17 Jun 2020
Netflix donates $5 million to support black organizations
streaming

Netflix donates $5 million to support black organizations

Netflix’s goal is to create long-term opportunities for members of the black community
16 Jun 2020
The 10 best market research methods
Marketing & comms

The 10 best market research methods

How to collect information on your target market and audience
15 Jun 2020
Encrypted messaging site Privnote cloned to steal Bitcoin
encryption

Encrypted messaging site Privnote cloned to steal Bitcoin

Criminals aim to redirect users’ Bitcoins using a phishing scam
15 Jun 2020
How to run Windows on a Mac
Microsoft Windows

How to run Windows on a Mac

Get the best of both operating systems on one computer
12 Jun 2020
Twitter discloses removal of state-linked information operations
social media

Twitter discloses removal of state-linked information operations

Includes accounts from People’s Republic of China, Russia and Turkey
12 Jun 2020
Signal on iOS allows you to securely transfer data to new device
communications

Signal on iOS allows you to securely transfer data to new device

Move your account and messaging history to new iPhone or iPad
10 Jun 2020
Fake ransomware decryption tool double-encrypts user files
ransomware

Fake ransomware decryption tool double-encrypts user files

STOP Djvu decryptor encrypts a ransomware victim’s files with more ransomware
8 Jun 2020
Apple confirms serious bugs in iOS 13.5
iOS

Apple confirms serious bugs in iOS 13.5

No fix is available yet for the heavy battery drain and log-in issues
4 Jun 2020
Facebook launches Manage Activity for archiving and deleting old posts
Facebook web page
social media

Facebook launches Manage Activity for archiving and deleting old posts

New Facebook feature allows users to manage their digital footprint
3 Jun 2020
Developer scores $100,000 bounty from Apple for exposing a critical vulnerability
ethical hacking

Developer scores $100,000 bounty from Apple for exposing a critical vulnerability

Apple ID bug would allow hackers to take control of a user’s account
1 Jun 2020
K2View innovates in data management with new encryption patent
encryption logo
encryption

K2View innovates in data management with new encryption patent

Organizations can encrypt data associated with a specific person, place or thing
28 May 2020
Microsoft updates Edge with extension sync, sidebar search and other features
Microsoft Windows

Microsoft updates Edge with extension sync, sidebar search and other features

New browser features added for developers and information workers
20 May 2020