Tag "computing"

Top 5 Open Source Cloud Computing Projects You Should Know About

January 18, 2019 0

Advertisement The open-source license is transitioning to become a new standard in the field of information technology. The latest trends suggest that a large majority

A popular WordPress plugin leaked access tokens capable of hijacking Twitter accounts

January 17, 2019 0

A popular WordPress plugin, installed on thousands of websites to help users share content on social media sites, left linked Twitter accounts exposed to compromise.

Researcher shows how popular app ES File Explorer exposes Android device data

January 16, 2019 0

Why is one of the most popular Android apps running a hidden web server in the background? ES File Explorer claims it has over 500

A photo of an egg has toppled reality star Kylie Jenner as Instagram’s most-liked post

January 14, 2019 0

Instagram has found something it likes more than a Kardashian-Jenner family baby, and it’s an egg. This weekend, a photo of a plain egg became

How open source software took over the world

January 13, 2019 0

Mike Volpi Contributor Mike Volpi is a general partner at Index Ventures. Before co-founding the firm’s San Francisco office with Danny Rimer, Volpi served as

An unsecured database exposed the personal details of 202M job seekers in China

January 11, 2019 0

The personal details belonging to more than 202 million job seekers in China, including information like phone numbers, email addresses, driver licenses and salary expectations,

Alibaba acquires German big data startup Data Artisans for $103M

January 8, 2019 0

Alibaba has paid €90 million ($103 million) to acquire Data Artisans, a Berlin-based startup that provides distributed systems and large-scale data streaming services for enterprises.

Hackers hijack thousands of Chromecasts to warn of latest security bug

January 3, 2019 0

Hackers have hijacked thousands of exposed Chromecast streaming devices to warn users of the latest security flaw to affect the device. But other security researchers

Tencent AI Lab loses key executive

January 3, 2019 0

Chinese internet giant Tencent just lost a leading artificial intelligence figure. Zhang Tong, who previously worked at Yahoo, IBM and Baidu, has stepped down after

Put down your phone if you want to innovate

December 30, 2018 0

We are living in an interstitial period. In the early 1980s we entered an era of desktop computing that culminated in the dot-com crash —

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