MI5 Warns of Spies Using LinkedIn To Trick Staff Into Spilling Secrets

According to the United Kingdom's Security Service, known as MI5, hostile states are creating fake LinkedIn profiles to trick users into spilling secrets. The BBC reports: At least 10,000 UK nationals have been approached by fake profiles linked to h.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotApr 21st, 2021

Scientists discover how to trick cancer cells to consume toxic drugs

New research led by a team at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) points to a promising strategy to boost tumors' intake of cancer drugs, thereby increasing the effectiveness of chemotherapy treatments. The group's findings are published in Nature N.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News18 hr. 34 min. ago

Physicists describe new type of aurora

For millennia, humans in the high latitudes have been enthralled by auroras—the northern and southern lights. Yet even after all that time, it appears the ethereal, dancing ribbons of light above Earth still hold some secrets......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Nintendo warns global chip shortage to hit Switch production

Nintendo follows rival Sony in saying supply crunch threatens console sales. Enlarge (credit: Samuel Axon) Japan’s Nintendo has said that production of its popular Switch gaming console could be hit by global chip shortages, following a simi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Why Application Performance Monitoring Matters to Small Businesses

Application performance monitoring tools can identify and alert your IT staff to app slowdowns that affect user experience......»»

Category: itSource:  smallbusinesscomputingRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Job listing suggests the new Fable game will be using the ForzaTech engine

The job listing announced on LinkedIn states that the ForzaTech engine is used on "3 AAA titles in development across 2 beloved Xbox franchises." The listing further informs that these titles are a new Forza Motorsport, a Forza Horizon game, and "an.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

The Statistical Secrets of Covid-19 Vaccines

They’re really very good, and they’re the only way out of the pandemic. But a tour through the numbers could bring the vaccine-hesitant into the tent......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

VW raises full-year outlook, warns on growing chip shortage

First-quarter operating profit surged to 4.8 billion euros ($5.8 billion). The operating return on sales jumped to 7.7 percent......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Google Relaxes Work-From-Home Rules To Let More Staff Be Remote

Google is giving its employees more flexibility to work from different locations or entirely from home, taking a more lenient policy as the Alphabet company prepares for a return to office life after the pandemic. From a report: Chief Executive Offic.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

Google boss emails staff detailing return to office

In an email, chief executive Sundar Pichai suggests working three days in the office is the way forward......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

Pandemic deters Taiwan managers from working in India

Rampant Covid-19 infections across India have not only disrupted production at plants run by Taiwan's electronics suppliers there, but also made it more difficult for them to dispatch Taiwanese management staff to the South Asian country, according t.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

How did Atlanta become a top breeding ground for billion-dollar startups in the Southeast?

Over the past five years, the Southeastern region, led by Atlanta, has gone from being “one of the best kept secrets” in tech, to a vibrant ecosystem teeming with a herd of the billion dollar tech businesses that are referred to in the in.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2021

7 things you didn’t know you could do in Google Chrome

There's a lot of hidden secrets inside Google Chrome that can prove to be really useful. We look at seven things you may not know exist......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2021

Nio cuts losses but warns of hit from chip shortfall

The Shanghai EV startup delivered 20,060 vehicles in the quarter, a 423 percent increase from a year earlier when China was plunged into lockdowns during the first outbreak of the coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 30th, 2021

Ford supplier Visteon warns customers could seek chip-shortage damages

Visteon said "certain customers allege the supplier has contributed to production reductions” caused by the ongoing microchip shortage. The supplier said those customers expect Visteon to absorb "some of the financial impact of those reductions.".....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 29th, 2021

Tim Cook warns of Apple product shortages

A global shortage of computer chips is threatening to eat into the technology giant's profits......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsApr 29th, 2021

Billion-year-old fossil found in Scotland unlocks secrets of Earth"s earliest life forms

A one billion-year-old fossil found in the highlands of Scotland suggests the earliest forms of life on Earth may have developed in freshwater lakes instead of the ocean......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated NewsApr 29th, 2021

Billion-year-old fossil found in Scotland unlocks secrets of earth’s earliest lifeforms

A one billion-year-old fossil found in the highlands of Scotland suggests the earliest forms of life on earth may have developed in freshwater lakes instead of the ocean......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated NewsApr 29th, 2021

How to Keep Your Overburdened IT Staff from Burning Out

Burnout among IT professionals is at an all-time high. Here’s how you can hang onto your skilled IT team and keep them happy in their role......»»

Category: itSource:  BaselineRelated NewsApr 28th, 2021

Ford swings to $3.3B net profit in Q1, warns of 50% cut in Q2 output

Ford lowered the top end of its full-year guidance, with the semiconductor shortage costing an estimated $2.5 billion. The company now expects to lose 1.1 million units of production throughout 2021......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 28th, 2021

Most marketers expect to attend in-person conferences by early 2022

But as employers once again allow staff to travel, professionals are also growing fonder of virtual events. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsApr 28th, 2021