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Defendants Charged in Alleged Scheme to Hack SEC Filing System, Steal Financial Info

U.S. authorities have charged “a suspected Ukrainian computer hacker and several traders” with attempting to cash in on “market-moving corporate earnings news” stolen from Securities and Exchange Commission systems, Reuters reported on Tuesday.Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Finance, Cybersecurity, Hacking, Hackers, SEC, Securities And Exchange Commission, Reuters, Insider Trading, Edgar

US gambling operators have 90 days to comply with new rules

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Department of Justice will wait 90 days to implement a legal opinion that will affect online gambling. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Tuesday issued a memo saying the delay will allow businesses to adjust their operations. The legal opinion that became public Monday says a federal law that prohibits […]
Tags: Business, Technology, News, US, Ap, Nation, Las Vegas, Department Of Justice, Rod Rosenstein

Flaws in Amadeus’ airline booking system made it easy for hackers to change passenger records

You might not know Amadeus by name, but hundreds of millions of travelers use it each year. Whether you’re traveling for work or vacation, most consumers book their flights through one of a handful of bespoke reservation systems used across the commercial aviation industry. Amadeus is one of the largest reservation systems, serving customers of Air France, British Airways, Icelandair, and Qantas and more. And each reservation system has to be able to talk to each other through the global distrib...
Tags: Security, Transportation, Business, Technology, Instagram, Tech, Spokesperson, Pgp, Hack, Qantas, Facial Recognition, Signal, Airline, American-airlines, Amadeus, IATA

How Chatbots Are Changing the Ways E-commerce Businesses Operate?

By Sohaib Khalid What comes in your mind when you anthropomorphize Siri? I imagine it be somewhat like a typical girlfriend: cute, innocent, an omnipresent teacher who is occasionally demanding sometimes annoying but loves his man and is proud when he does good. (jeez, am I sounding like a stalker?) There is no debate in saying that Siri is one of the marvels of Artificial Intelligence. The main reason of Siri’s popularity is its ability to provide support and assistance by establishing a person...
Tags: Business, Technology, Ebay, Siri, Commerce, Dubai, Uae, Right Now, Custom, Chabot, Sohaib Khalid, Machine Learning Artificial Intelligence

Flaws in Amadeus’ airline booking system made it easy to change passenger records

You might not know Amadeus by name, but hundreds of millions of travelers use it each year. Whether you’re traveling for work or vacation, most consumers book their flights through one of a handful of bespoke reservation systems used across the commercial aviation industry. Amadeus is one of the largest reservation systems, serving customers of Air France, British Airways, Icelandair, and Qantas and more. And each reservation system has to be able to talk to each other through the global distrib...
Tags: Security, Transportation, Business, Technology, Instagram, Tech, Spokesperson, Pgp, Hack, Qantas, Facial Recognition, Signal, Airline, American-airlines, Amadeus, IATA

Walgreens teams with Microsoft to battle Amazon

As part of the accord to design "digital health centers," Walgreens will begin using Microsoft's Azure cloud-computing software, moving applications and data to the tech giant's data centers
Tags: Health, Amazon, Business, Technology, News, Microsoft, Walgreens, Retail

Contabilizei raises $20 million to ease Brazilians’ tax pain

Online tax filing and accounting service, Contabilizei, has raised $20 million in a new round of financing led by Point72 Ventures, the early stage investment arm associated with hedge fund guru Steven Cohen’s Point72 Asset Management. Smart money in both the venture and private equity space has been long Brazil for a bit, and the new investment provides even more firepower to the thesis that Brazil’s startup ecosystem is on the move. “For the Brazilian ecosystem, the investment represents the t...
Tags: TC, Technology, Money, Finance, Entrepreneur, Tech, Investment, United States, Brazil, World Bank, Hedge Fund, Kaszek Ventures, Head, Founder, Torres, Curitiba

in the beginning was the word

A fairly lengthy article in The New Humanist — Are we city dwellers or hunter-gatherers? — questions the accepted wisdom that it was agriculture that domesticated hunter-gatherer societies and as a result imposed hierarchies and created societal inequalities. The authors cite many discoveries of hunter-gatherer societies that managed to organize on a massive scale and create large complicated structures. “Still more astonishing are the stone temples of Göbekli Tepe, excavated over 20 years ago o...
Tags: Technology, Leadership, China, Communities, Moscow, North America, eLearning, Göbekli Tepe, Incas, Yellow River, Sungir, Arctic People

Better Gene Editing than CRISPR

George Church describes going beyond cutting DNA to precise editing. 1. Phage Integrases (Protein and DNA) 2. TAL Deaminases (custom Protein) 3. Chemical Targeting (custom polymer) 4. lambda (λ)-red... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Science, Technology, Medicine, Dna, World, Innovation, Crispr, Gene Editing, George Church, Genome Editing, Better Gene Editing, Phage Integrases Protein

E-Scooter Startup Bird: We're Sorry for Sending Wild Legal Threats to Media Over Scooter Hacks

On-demand electric scooter startup Bird has backed down from its legal threats against Boing Boing editor Cory Doctorow for publishing a piece detailing how a $30 kit from China could be used to rewire the hoards of abandoned Bird scooters sitting around city impound lots, the BBC reported on Monday.Read more...
Tags: Startups, Gadgets, Transportation, Science, Technology, China, Bbc, Scooters, Hacks, Bird, Dmca, Lime, Cory Doctorow, E Scooter, Dmca Takedown

Feds to ease rules on drone flights over people and at night

Federal officials plan to ease restrictions on flying drones over crowds and at night. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao says that her agency will propose letting some drone operators do those things without a special waiver from current rules. For example, waivers for night flights wouldn’t be needed for operators who go through special training and […]
Tags: Transportation, Business, Technology, News, Nation, Elaine Chao

Want to Grow Your Business in 2019? Read This

In partnership with Zoho By Rieva Lesonsky Are you ready to grow your business in 2019? Here are four steps to make it happen. Step 1: Plan for the future. What is the forecast for your industry, your customers and your competitors? Do some market research and tap into your customer data to create predictions for the next five or 10 years. Conduct a SWOT analysis to identify strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats facing your business. Then create business goals for the next 12 months, ...
Tags: Business, Technology, Mckinsey, Right Now, Zoho, Rieva Lesonsky

How Tech is Transforming the Next Generation of Family Businesses

By Devin Becker There is a generational gap within family-owned businesses, and owners looking to pass on the business torch to their millennial-aged children are finding that their goals and visions vastly differ. By 2028, more than $10 trillion worth of family-owned and closely-held businesses in the U.S. will have transferred to the next generation of owners. Many questions remain whether the millennial generation will be equipped for success and able to keep the family business alive, but th...
Tags: Business, Technology, ERP, Right Now, Devin Becker, Becker Safety and Supply, Becker Safety, Becker Safety and Supply Family

Germany's Christian Democrat leader slams anti-diesel 'crusades'

Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer also calls for CDU to reexamine handling of 2015 refugee crisisAngela Merkel’s replacement as leader of Germany’s Christian Democrats has criticised the country’s leading environmental organisations for leading “crusades” against diesel cars as she attempts to put distance between herself and her predecessor.In addition to her comments on diesel, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer this weekend called for the CDU to reexamine its handling of the 2015 refugee crisis, Merkel’s mo...
Tags: Europe, Business, Technology, Germany, Angela Merkel, World news, Merkel, Automotive Industry, Cdu, Christian Democrats, Annegret Kramp Karrenbauer

In price and value, Chinese phone makers outpace Apple in much of the world

China’s biggest smartphone brands are increasingly winning fans in Europe, India and Southeast Asia, where consumers find that the phones can do just about everything an iPhone can do at a fraction of the cost.
Tags: Apple, Business, Technology, News, China, Southeast Asia, Europe India, Nation & World

5 reasons you wouldn’t want to be in Tim Cook’s shoes right now

Apple's chief executive is hitting what could be the toughest time of his tenure in the corner office.
Tags: Apple, Business, Technology, News, Tim Cook

Russian attempt to control orbiting radio telescope fails

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s space agency says another attempt by its specialists to establish contact with an orbiting radio telescope has failed. The Spektr-R satellite is continuing to transmit signals, but scientists have been unable to control the satellite since Friday. Alexander Bloshenko, an adviser to the Roscosmos space agency, was quoted by the state […]
Tags: Business, Technology, News, Russia, Ap, Nation, Moscow, Alexander Bloshenko

Control of Russian radio telescope satellite lost

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s space agency says its specialists are attempting to fix problems that have blocked control of an orbiting radio telescope. The Spektr-R satellite is continuing to transmit signals, but scientists have been unable to control the satellite since Friday. The satellite was launched in 2011 and has exceeded its initially expected useful […]
Tags: Business, Technology, News, Russia, Ap, Nation, Moscow, Control of Russian radio

Social Media Startup Ideas: Make Dreams a Reality

Social media has become one of the most important parts of our lives. People browse on social media from waking up in the morning to falling to asleep. Social media has become one of the biggest platforms to gain an audience from. Many companies like Google, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram have become one of the topmost business houses of the time. Influence of the Internet The Internet has created a new era and brought vast changes in everyone’s lifestyle, more or less internet have become anoth...
Tags: Technology, Sales, Social Media, Ebook, Instagram Facebook, Social Media Marketer, Social Media Startup Ideas, Google YouTube Facebook Instagram, Social Network Concept

Microsoft Acquires New Technologies for Microsoft Dynamics AX

Technology has provided some great advantages and benefits to mankind as there are many software and applications that are offering their services to the people to make their work easy. There are many software and applications that have been designed by various software companies and organizations. And the software and applications are used to carry out various operations based on the type of software. For instance, graphic designing software is used for enhancing the graphics of a photo or a co...
Tags: Technology, Microsoft, Sales, ERP, Microsoft Dynamics AX, Technology Trends, Microsoft Dynamics ERP, Microsoft Acquires New Technologies

Hybrid Cloud, IoT, Blockchain, AI/ML, Containers, and DevOps… Oh My!

When it rains it pours. It seems regarding Enterprise IT technology innovation,  it is common for multiple game-changing innovations to hit the street simultaneously. Yet, if ever the analogy of painting the car while its traveling down the highway is suitable, it’s this time. Certainly, you can take a wait and see approach with regard to adoption, but given the association of these innovations toward greater business agility, you’d run the risk of falling behind your competitors. Let’s take...
Tags: Technology, Blog, Seo, Innovation, Iot, Containers, Devops, Blockchain, Hybrid Cloud, AI/ML, Blockchain AI ML Containers

Want your kid to cut down screen-time? Put away your phone, study suggests

A recent study tracked the media habits of families with preschool-age children.The results found that the screen-time of mothers was positively associated with the screen-time of their children, and that offering screens as a reward for good behavior is also linked to increased screen-time among kids.It's important to study the effects of technology on preschool-age children because they're at a stage in development when it's especially easy to form habits and routines that carry on into adulth...
Tags: Health, Science, Technology, Parenting, Mental Health, Canada, Innovation, BMC Obesity, Paediatrics Child Health

Top 13 Factors That Can Determine Your Website’s Credibility!

No wonder that every website owner wants to attract more visitors to the site. Be it a webmaster or the owner of a large business everyone wants to outdo competitors and get their site ranked in the top. Of course, there is no exact formula for doing it. However, there are some factors that can significantly increase the trust of your site.   Following are the top 13 factors that can have a significant impact on your website’s rank in search engines. Let’s consider them one by one. 1. Domain na...
Tags: Technology, Web Design, Sales, Seo, Websites, Usability, Twitter Facebook Pinterest

Looking at a dock for your laptop? Here are features you should check out

When I bought a MacBook Pro in 2016, I also bought a CalDigit USB-C Dock, one of the first docks available. It may be time for an upgrade. Here's why.
Tags: Business, Technology, News

How to avoid the most common cause of flash-drive corruption

Patrick Marshall answers your personal technology questions each week.
Tags: Business, Technology, News, Patrick Marshall

Air taxis could fly people across major cities by ‘mid-2020s,’ company says

By Peter Holley, The Washington Post In traffic-clogged cities such as Houston, Atlanta, New York and Los Angeles, it can take hours to drive a few miles during rush hour. For years, inventors have been working toward a potential solution: vertical takeoff and landing aircraft. Though some know them as “flying cars,” early prototypes more closely resemble a hybrid version of an airplane and a helicopter with a hint of drone, rather than a conventional automobile. Among the most highly anticipate...
Tags: Business, Technology, News, Los Angeles, Walmart, Sport, Soccer, Faa, Federal Aviation Administration, Automakers, Hastings, Dallas Fort Worth, Peter Holley, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories PE

Easy-to-Follow Rules to Make your Office More Secure

As a business owner, staying safe in the office and enhancing your employee’s security in the workplace may be one of the most important things you have to handle. We all have the right to know that we work in a safe and secure workplace and that the chances to fall victims to various incidents in the workplace are slim to none. For this reason, you have to pay extra attention to your on-premise security as well as what cybersecurity measures you take to protect your employees and yourself, at t...
Tags: Security, Facebook, Technology, London, Sales, Security Cameras for Extra Security Security

Activision shares down after split with Bungie

NEW YORK (AP) — Shares in video game publisher Activision fell more than 9 percent in premarket trading, a day after an announcement that its eight-year partnership with game developer Bungie was ending. In the companies’ joint announcement, Bungie said the separation process had already begun and that it would begin to self-publish its titles. […]
Tags: Business, New York, Technology, News, Ap, Activision, Bungie

CES 2019: from beer tech to a banned sex toy – 10 standout gadgets

Also unveiled in Las Vegas: the world’s first rollable TV and Alexa for your toiletThe Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas revealed what the tech world has in store for us this year. From the spectacular to the controversial – as well as some total tosh – here are 10 of the most memorable products unveiled at CES 2019 last week. Continue reading...
Tags: Apple, Food, Gadgets, Business, Technology, Television, US news, Ces, Beer, Smartwatches, Technology sector, Motoring, Las Vegas, Lg, Alexa, Amazon Alexa

Youtube Ads: How to Launch Your YouTube СAmpaign

Cyrus McCormick said: ‘Trying to do business without advertising is like winking at a pretty girl through a pair of green goggles. You may know what you are doing, but no one else does.’ Obviously, advertising is an important part of any business strategy. Basically, that is how the prospects hear about your business. That is why you should thoroughly think about this point. Without a doubt, these days there are a lot of startups. Thus, you definitely need to stand out from the crowd. All in ...
Tags: Google, Technology, Youtube, Sales, Social Media, YouTube Marketing, Cyrus McCormick, Youtube Tools, Youtube campaign, Main Formats of Advertising YouTube, TrueView In Stream, TrueView Video Discovery, Eye Squire, YouTube Video Advertising Well, Standard Display Method Choose

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