Day: April 21, 2018

Microsoft Introduces Azure Sphere For Securing IoT Devices

April 21, 2018

Microsoft has introduced “Azure Sphere”, the industry’s first holistic platform to create secured, connected microcontroller unit (MCU) devices on the “intelligent edge”. To help enterprises secure their data and networks against growing cyber attacks, Microsoft has announced new intelligent security tools and technologies for Internet of Things (IoT) and edge devices. The company introduced “Azure […]

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Microsoft is developing its first Linux distribution to help secure IoT devices

April 21, 2018

The launch is part of the larger Azure Sphere security platform As more devices are connected to the internet, there is an equally growing concern about security. Internet of Things (IoT) devices often prioritize cost or convenience ahead of security and this has lead to a massive increase in botnets that take advantage of them. You […]

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Google confirms rolling out a broad core search algorithm update earlier this week

April 21, 2018

Google has confirmed rumors that a search algorithm update took place on Monday. Some sites may have seen their rankings improve, while others may have seen negative or zero change. Google has posted on Twitter that it released a “broad core algorithm update” this past Monday. Google said it “routinely” does updates “throughout the year” and referenced […]

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Google Update & Ranking Algorithm Fluctuations Continue

April 21, 2018

Update: Google confirmed there was a core update on Monday, more details below. Earlier this week, we reported that we saw signs of a Google algorithm update kicking off– the interesting part is that while there is a lot of chatter and signals showing there was an update, the level of that chatter isn’t what I […]

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Top WhatsApp alternatives that are worth a try

April 21, 2018

If you are looking for an alternative, we have listed a few apps that have enough potential to serve you well in the absence of WhatsApp. Nobody can deny that WhatsApp has been an integral part of our life. Despite that, there could be some reasons why you may be planning to uninstall WhatsApp or […]

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Twitter bans ads from Russia’s Kaspersky Lab

April 21, 2018

Twitter Inc said on Friday that it has banned ads from Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab, saying the cyber-security company’s business model conflicts with advertising rules and citing U.S. government claims that Kaspersky has ties to Russian intelligence agencies. Twitter confirmed the ban in an email to Reuters after Kaspersky Lab co-founder Eugene Kaspersky disclosed the development in a […]

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Emerging Group of ‘Cloud Masters’ Accelerate Ability to Outperform Peers, New Study Finds

April 21, 2018

Research reveals new group achieves critical mass in cloud, increases productivity and competitiveness and brings widening gap; having a cloud strategy in play is not enough A new group of ‘cloud masters’ is emerging according to a global survey of 730 IT professionals conducted by Longitude. This small group of forward-thinking businesses have reached cloud […]

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Rust and JavaScript interoperability coming via WebAssembly

April 21, 2018

Mozillas’s goal is to make Rust a web language like JavaScript, for use alongside WebAssembly and JavaScript in web apps Mozilla is working on a bridge between types in JavaScript and the Rust language, called wasm-bindgen, that builds on the WebAssembly portable code format. The wasm-bindgen effort is meant to improve interoperability between JavaScript and Rust and […]

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N.Y. AG’s scrutiny of cryptocurrencies unlikely to stymie a thriving industry

April 21, 2018

The New York Attorney General’s office is looking into the practices and policies of cryptocurrency exchanges; experts say any ensuing regulation will likely protect investors while allowing the marketplace to continue growing. States and the federal government are increasing their scrutiny of cryptocurrencies in an attempt to bring more transparency to a market where buyers […]

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