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

Someone is enlisting the public to help find an old iPod filled with 10 years worth of terrible music

iPods have gone out of fashion, but there are still people who hold those portable media players as sacred — like this now musically deprived person who posted a sign for a missing iPod in Airdrie, Scotland. SEE ALSO: The small corner of Reddit.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 6 min. ago

Twitter’s Business Shrinks, but Investors See a Glimmer of Hope

The company posted its first decline in revenue since its initial public offering in 2013, but its results still beat investors’ low expectations......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News1 hr. 6 min. ago

Did Human Ancestor "Lucy" Have a Midwife?

How might the ancient relative of humanity dubbed "Lucy" and others of her species have given birth? In a manner in-between that of chimpanzees and humans — with a bit of tilting in the birth canal as they were born, a new study finds......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceRelated News1 hr. 21 min. ago

Token, with $2.5 million in funding, wants to help you find the perfect gift

 There is nothing better than giving someone the perfect gift. So it’s only natural that giving the wrong gift, for which you searched tirelessly and still came up short, is one of the worst feelings in the world. That’s where Token.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 30 min. ago

Demon who? This 1,439-horsepower Lamborghini destroys the quarter mile

Aftermarket tuners still build the craziest drag cars. This Lamborghini Huracán has 1,439 horsepower and can run the quarter mile in 8.37 seconds, courtesy of a twin-turbo upgrade from Gosha Turbo Tech. The post Demon who? This 1,439-horsepower Lamb.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 50 min. ago

Five Years Later, Legal Megaupload Data Is Still Trapped On Dead Servers

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: It's been more than five years since the government accused Megaupload and its founder Kim Dotcom of criminal copyright infringement. While Dotcom himself was arrested in New Zealand, U.S. govern.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 6 min. ago

Twitter users up but "headwinds" forecast

More people than ever are regular users of the message-in-brief platform, but it is still losing money......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

TP-Link Archer C3150 Wireless MU-MIMO Gigabit Router

Not only is the TP-Link Archer C3150 an affordable 802.11ac router; boasting features like MU-MIMO and over 3100Mbps of wireless performance, it is the fastest router we've looked at - for any price. This is not a coincidence or something t.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

AMD vs Intel showdown: what’s the best gaming CPU?

Is Intel still king, or has AMD stolen the crown? When it comes to choosing a processor for PC gaming, there are only two contenders: Intel and AMD.As part of TechRadar’s PC Gaming Week, we’ve pitted the two titans of the CPU worl.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

Bookshop has hilariously creative idea to bring books to life

If you are a book nerd, you will absolutely love this.  SEE ALSO: Endlessly creative bookstores show how much we still need more books from women An independent book store in France had a rather ingenious idea to literally bring books to life on.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 22 min. ago

Gorilla Man is still crawling the London Marathon three days later

The London Marathon ended the same day that it started for all but one man — Mr. Gorilla a.k.a. Gorilla Man. SEE ALSO: Prince William gets squirted by marathon runner, has the time of his life The man in the gorilla suit — police officer.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 30 min. ago

8 badass facts about Tom Hardy you might not know

Despite the fact that Tom Hardy's super famous and in a bunch of films and stuff, he's still something of a mysterious figure. SEE ALSO: Tom Hardy is apparently the new favo(u)rite to play James Bond It's not that often that you see him on chat shows.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 30 min. ago

Why AT&T"s 5G Evolution isn"t really 5G

Everything is eagerly anticipating 5G networks and all they promise -- namely, blazing fast speeds.But we all know that 5G is still a ways away. That hasn't stopped AT&T from announcing 5G Evolution, a network that is not, in fact, 5G at all. But.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated News4 hr. 30 min. ago

Tech Fix: Why Your Next Wi-Fi Setup Should Be a Mesh Network

Unlike stand-alone routers that lose signal the farther you move away from them, mesh stations piggyback on one another to create a continuous wireless link......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News5 hr. 22 min. ago

Man attacks robot and humanity will probably pay for it one day

Why? After so many years of peaceful co-existence with our robot friends, why attack one and thus bring inevitable doom to all humans? We may never know the answer to that, as a man who assaulted a security robot in Mountain View, California, at a pa.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 14 min. ago

AIDoc Medical raises $7M to bring AI to medical imaging analysis

 We are probably still quite some way off from seeing Artificial Intelligence (AI) replace doctors, but there are already lots of proven use-cases where AI is being used to augment the medical profession. One proven area is in medical imaging wh.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News6 hr. 57 min. ago

Kuki Gallmann, "I Dreamed of Africa" Italian Born Author & Conservationist Shot In Kenya

Kuki Gallmann, 73-years-old was in her car when she was attacked. She was hit by a bullet and it is still unknown who is responsible for the attack......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News8 hr. 21 min. ago

Software-Defined Storage: Where It’s Headed

Software defined storage, though still in its infancy, is sure to be a major technology in the years ahead......»»

Category: databaseSource:  enterprisestorageforumRelated News8 hr. 21 min. ago

SAS Tackles the Cybersecurity Analytics Challenge

Cybersecurity analytics is far from perfect, so data analytics pioneer SAS is hoping its expertise can help make it easier......»»

Category: securitySource:  esecurityplanetRelated News8 hr. 21 min. ago

Securing Docker, One Patch at a Time

The open-source Docker container project integrates many different security approaches, but like every other software project, it still has to deal with reported software vulnerabilities......»»

Category: securitySource:  esecurityplanetRelated News8 hr. 21 min. ago