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Microsoft launches ambitious blockchain project to help creators get paid

June 21, 2018

Via: The Next Web

It seems that Microsoft isn’t done experimenting with blockchain technology. Microsoft and Ernst & Young (EY) announced the launch of a blockchain solution for content rights and royalties management on Wednesday. The blockchain solution is first implemented for Microsoft’s game […]


Software Security

Best computer security tips

June 20, 2018

Via: PC Advisor

Computers are such an integral part of life now, that it can be easy to take them for granted. But, with so much of our personal, financial, and legal information accessible through your PC, laptop and phone, it’s essential that […]


Software Security

OpenBSD snubs Intel’s hyper-threading over ‘Spectre-class’ security concerns

June 20, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

HYPERTHREADING IN INTEL PROCESSORS has been deemed a big no-no for OpenBSD which reckons the tech opens the floodgates to more “Spectre-class bugs”. Hyperthreading is the name Intel has given its take on simultaneous multithreading, which in plain old English […]


Software Security

Location data leak in Google Home, Chromecast is being patched

June 19, 2018

Via: TechSpot

Practical applications stemming from the bug could include the possibility for more effective extortion or blackmail campaigns and highly targeted ads (for example, an advertiser could determine if a user is at work or home and serve different ads accordingly). […]


Software Security

Snapchat launches Snap Kit dev API to take on Facebook

June 15, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

TEENAGE SELFIE SENDING PLATFORM Snapchat has announced its first ever developer kit that will enable devs to build products that integrate its tools and features in a “much safer” way. Called Snap Kit, the set of APIs lets Snapchatters tap […]


Mobile Apps, Software Security

Apple confirms USB Restricted Mode that will protect against police cracking tools

June 14, 2018

Via: TechSpot

When it arrives, Restricted Mode will be turned on by default. While activated, charging will be the only function of an iPhone’s Lightning port one hour after the device is locked. The feature means that police and other law enforcement […]


Software Security

How to get the most cloud security

June 12, 2018

Via: InfoWorld

One of the leading causes of data breaches is internal negligence due to poor training, according to the Ponemon Institute. But when the staff is educated and instructed on the proper practices, the risk of cyberattacks or data leaks can […]


Software Security

Total AV Antivirus Pro 2018 Review

May 23, 2018

Via: PC Advisor

TOTAL AV ANTIVIRUS PRO 2018 REVIEW Total AV Pro 2018 is an antivirus suite that offers most of the features you’d expect, plus some welcome extras. There are some features missing, though. Read our Total AV Pro 2018 review to […]


Software Security

Get VPN protection that works like a full security suite for a one-time $69 price

May 22, 2018

Via: The Next Web

A new look at the current state of worldwide Virtual Private Network (VPN) usage showed some interesting results. According to numbers compiled by TheBestVPN.com, a quarter of the Internet accessed a VPN during the past 30 days — and nearly […]


Software Security

Geek Deals: Save Over 50 Percent on Dashlane Password Manager

May 7, 2018

Via: Geek

If you truly value online security, every account you create should have a lengthy and unique password that looks like complete gibberish. Of course, keeping all of those passwords in your head is nearly impossible, so investing in a nice […]