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Vancouver-based PHEMI announced the appointment Rick Makos as a new CEO, positioning the company for continued growth and market expansion. The Company which has raised $10 …
In January of 2014, the European Commission paid a Dutch research company named Ecorys  €360,000 to determine whether or not copyright infringement negatively affects legitimate sales of media.  But once the study was finished, the commission failed to publish the results, probably because only a small part of the study supported their preconceived ideas about piracy. […] The post European Commission suppresses results of piracy study appeared first on Myce…
09.22 / 03:18
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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc (FB.O) on Thursday launched an overhaul of how it handles paid political advertisements on the world’s largest social n…
09.22 / 03:11
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. consumer finance watchdog agency is expected to punish Equifax (EFX.N) for its cyber breach with the wide-ranging powers it…
09.22 / 03:11
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Wall Street’s top regulator came under fire on Thursday over its cyber security and disclosure practices after admitting hackers had breached i…
09.22 / 03:11
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. consumer credit reporting bureau Equifax Inc (EFX.N) risks losing support from banks unless it can show its database on…
09.22 / 03:11
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Singapore-based ST Electronics has recently signed three partnerships with global technology providers - Cisco, IBM and Siemplify - to enhance its suite of product offering. The …
09.22 / 02:54
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Mozilla released on Thursday new updates for its Firefox for iOS and Firefox Focus for Android apps adding new features like tracking protection and multi-tasking, along with various other…
09.22 / 02:53
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Watch VideoThe U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission says it found out last year that it got hacked — and we're only just now hearing about it.The hack targeted the SEC's Edgar system, which stores and distributes more that 1.7 million corporate filings to the agency each year. In 2016, the agency found intruders entered the system using a vulnerability in its testing software.The SEC says the hackers didn't make off with any personal information. But they did get access to information b…
09.22 / 02:53
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Watch Video"I don't want anyone to use our tools to undermine democracy. That's not what we stand for," Mark Zuckerberg announced Thursday. After Facebook revealed Russia-linked political ads were spread improperly on its site, Zuckerberg laid out the company's nine-step plan to combat election interference — not just in the U.S., but around the world. The first two steps involved the ongoing investigations by both Facebook and the U.S. government into what happened d…
09.22 / 02:53
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Deep-voiced and aptly named [Scott Manley] posted a video about the computer hack that saved Apollo 14. Unlike some articles about the incident, [Scott] gets into the technical details in an entertaining way. If you don’t remember, Apollo 14 had an issue where the abort command button would occasionally signal when it shouldn’t. The common story is that a NASA engineer found a way to reprogram the Apollo guidance computer. However, [Scott] points out that the rope memory in the…
09.22 / 02:47
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In iOS 11, Apple has made it even easier to set up a new iPhone with your existing phone with Quick Start, a new system that discovers your new device (similar to the setup of Apple Watch or AirPods) and transfers most of your settings and preferences automatically. Here's how it…
09.22 / 02:44
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Just hours after iPhone 8 hit store shelves in early launch countries, iFixit tore down Apple's newest smartphones to reveal all the goodies packed within, finding an internal layout largely identical to iPhone…
09.22 / 02:44
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In preparation of the iPhone 8 release tomorrow (or today in some countries), Apple on Thursday posted a trio of videos to its YouTube channel and website documenting the process of adding a card to Apple Pay and using it with Touch…
09.22 / 02:44
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A decade on, fans still queue up for Apple's latest phones. But lines aren't as long as they've been in the past because many are waiting for iPhone…
09.22 / 02:35
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Even Santa Claus might have trouble getting his hands on the iPhone X this Christmas. The production delays facing Apple’s hotly anticipated handset may be worse than previous believed, according to an investor note from a chip analyst who recently toured Asian production facilities used by the tech titan. Production of the $1,000 iPhone X…
09.22 / 02:33
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Emoji were created in 1998 by a 25-year-old employee of Japanese mobile-phone carrier NTT Docomo, who designed them for an internet messaging service. But it was Western players Apple and Google that made emoji a global…
09.22 / 02:24
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Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise has introduced new products enhancing its solutions for the mobile campus with new access points, edge switches and network management capabilities. The showcase of…
Contactless payment users considered fingerprint sensors and voice recognition more appealing authentication methods, with 74% and 62% respectively saying they are likely to use these technologies,…
I was delayed by 24 hours getting to this week’s SHARE conference in Providence, Rhode Island – more than 10,000 miles from my home in Australia. I was onboard my first flight from Sydney to Los Angeles when the captain announced that there was a problem with the “onboard mainframe” and they were going to […] The post Live from SHARE 2017: Collaborative Mainframing appeared first on The Rocket Software Blog…
09.22 / 02:22
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