Humans are (still) the weakest cybersecurity link

Humans remain the weak link in corporate data protection, but you might be surprised hat it isn't only rank-and-file employees duped by phishing scams who pose risks. Some companies are lulled into a false sense of cybersecurity by vendors. You re.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldApr 19th, 2017

Even For Businesses, Chrome Is The Top Browser

An anonymous reader shares Computerworld's interview with David Michael Smith of Gartner. "Most enterprises still have a 'standard' browser, and most of the time, that's something from Microsoft. These days it's IE11. But we've found that people ac.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News21 hr. 33 min. ago

Doctor Who: The Pyramid at the End of the World review

Polite Monks will take world if asked nicely; conventional weapons still useless. Enlarge (credit: Simon Ridgway/Des Willie/Ray Burmiston/BBC) This is a post-UK broadcast review of Doctor Who: The Pyramid at the End of the World. River Song alw.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Opera Says Their iOS Updates Are Still Coming - Just Slowly

Slashdot reader BrianFagioli has posted an update about his communication with Opera over their plans for iOS. They'd originally tweeted Thursday that "at this moment we don't have a team working on IOS which is why we haven't released any updates.".....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Say goodbye to the video store, hello to the non-profit foundation

How one of the last video stores turned non-profit with an eye on preservation. 120,000 movies, six minutes. Ars takes the Scarecrow Video tour. (video link) Despite fond memories running to Blockbuster as a kid, these days you probably h.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Bits: Farhad’s and Sheera’s Week in Tech: The Dark, Terrifying World of Hackers

The Times’s new cybersecurity reporter explains why the prospect of self-driving cars strikes fear in the hearts of security reearchers......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Huawei Watch 2 Classic Review: Good watch but a missed opportunity for Wear 2.0

Barely three months into its official release, Android Wear 2.0 should still be enjoying its honeymoon period. But the truth is, it never really had one. Despite a high-profile launch and pent-up anticipation among Android enthusiasts, the roll-ou.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

20 Recipes That Prove a Ripen Banana Is Still Good to Go!

20 Recipes That Prove a Ripen Banana Is Still Good to Go!.....»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

BMW Motorrad’s Concept Link scooter has room for two and space for groceries

Getting around campus or the city could change significantly with BMW Motorrad's Concept Link urban mobility scooter. The two-wheeler's electric drive unit frees up a surprising amount of space. The post BMW Motorrad’s Concept Link scooter has.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Almost every adult still watches TV the old-fashioned way

Surprise: an overwhelming majority of adults still watch TV on a TV despite cord-cutting and the prevalence of mobile broadband. 92 percent of those aged 18 and older according to a recent report from Nielsen, to be exact. "Sure, viewers hav.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

World Vehicle Sales Down 3.2% in April

Vehicle sales were slow in every region for the month, though still outpacing 2016 year-to-date. read more.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Windows metadata bug has been waiting to cripple older machines

If you're still using Windows 7 or Windows 8, there's another security issue you need to be aware of aside from Wannacry. This one won't hold your computer ransom for bitcoin, though. Actually, it might be more annoying than i.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Rogers brings affordable Internet to low-income London, Ontario households

While the CRTC declared in 2016 that Internet in Canada is a basic service, there are still large swaths of the country that are unable to afford even the most rudimentary access speeds. Now, Rogers is trying to make their services more accessible Ca.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Nielsen: over 92% of viewing among U.S. adults still happens on the TV screen

 U.S. consumers may be cutting the cord with pay TV, but that doesn’t mean they’ve stopped watching the big screen, according to new data released by Nielsen this morning. In a report detailing the viewing habits of U.S. adults, the.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

GM still fine-tuning Trump"s next presidential limo

Another batch of spy photographs taken near GM's proving grounds in Milford, Mich., show Cadillac One, the latest presidential limousine, undergoing development tests......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Bioelectricity new weapon to fight dangerous infection

Changing natural electrical signaling in non-neural cells improves innate immune response to bacterial infections and injury. Tadpoles that received therapeutics, including those used in humans for other purposes, which depolarized their cells had hi.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Expect Final Fantasy VII Remake And Kingdom Hearts III To Release Sometime In “Three Years Or So”

After posting a recruitment message for the development of Final Fantasy VII Remake, we were reminded that its development will still take a while, and Square Enix sent the extra reminder. Read Expect Final Fantasy VII Remake And Kingdom Hearts III T.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Don’t call BMW’s futuristic new concept motorbike a scooter

 This looks like a scooter, but it’s actually the BMW Motorrad Concept Link, the latest in BMW’s series of exhaustingly-named Motorrad concept vehicles, which imagine a not-so distant future in which we all travel around in angular,.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

The League is bringing its exclusive dating app to 10 more cities this summer

 The League, a a dating app that prides itself on selectiveness and requires members to be approved before joining, has traditionally taken expansion pretty slow. Originally launched in early 2015, the app is still only in 7 cities – New Y.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

7.2 Million-Year-Old Jawbone Indicates Oldest Hominin Lived in Europe, Not Africa

New analysis of ancient fossils could upend decades of thinking on when the last common ancestor of humans and chimps lived. Even more surprising, humans may have originated in Europe rather than in Africa. The post 7.2 Million-Year-Old Jawbone Indi.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Any website can crash your Windows 7 or 8 PC with these four characters

Just because Windows 7 is close to eight years old doesn’t mean you still can’t find ridiculous bugs that can crash your PC.Russian-language site recently published one such bug that apparently causes problems if you simply visit a.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017