As the scope of cyber­se­cu­rity con­tinues to evolve, so, too, do the demands facing those entering the field. This has prompted many in higher edu­ca­tion to revisit the ques­tion: What’s the best way to pre­pare stu­dents to enter the field? And for those int...
A responsibility that Facebook has with its users is that it needs to ensure that your account is not easily hackable. This means creating security systems, but there is always a problem: the most vulnerable point of any online system is the user who does not care right to their own information. Thi...
Your new Mac is easy to set up and use. Make sure you know these important basics after you get started. So, you've finally jumped ship and entered the Apple ecosystem. Welcome to the family! We Mac users love to share our knowledge, so please join the iMore forums if you have any question...
Can't charge your iPhone or iPad? Here are some fixes you can try! If you can't charge your iPhone or iPad, whether it's the latest iPhone 7 or iPad Pro, or an older iPhone 4 or iPad Air, there's a lot you can try on your own before contacting Apple for help. Sure, sometimes it's a hardware problem ...
Paying the security tax. Answering to Dr. No. Submitting to the control centre. If you’ve ever been responsible for running IT security at a business, these will all sound familiar – too familiar. But there’s another way to look at security, says Earl Perkins, a research vice-president in the ...
Technology evangelists have been predicting growth in voice search for years, but new advancements in natural language processing are creating an acceleration in the market that few could have imagined. In just two years, voice search volume has grown from virtually nothing to accounting f...
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NEW YORK, Nov. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Talkwalker, a leading social data intelligence company, today announced the launch of talkwalkerNow, a trend discovery tool that uses artificial intelligence to identify and analyze global trends online in real-time. talkwalkerNow is the fas...
Mobile first has become a common call to arms for anyone involved in any online enterprise. It's supposed to be a reminder that audiences now use smartphones first and browse on desktop later. But there's a problem with this yawn-inducing adage: as mobile continues to become the primary method of i...
1. Move an Event in the Calendar in a Jiffy Did you know that events in your calendar can be changed or moved simply and quickly, just like the icons on your iPhone’s home screen? To do this, just tap and hold on to the event in day mode. You’ll see two dots that have appeared around the box. Yo...
Next week, if all goes well, someone will win the presidency. What happens after that is anyone’s guess. Will the losing side believe the results? Will the bulk of Americans recognize the legitimacy of the new president? And will we all be able to clean up the piles of lies, hoaxes and other dung ...
CYBERCRIMINALS linked to the Russian government were behind the recent attacks that exploited a critical vulnerability in the Windows operating system, Microsoft has claimed. Microsoft has confirmed that a number of cyber attacks by notorious hacking group Strontium have taken place. The group, whic...
Internet is one of the best applications of a computer. It is one of the emerging markets with a very large scope for economic rise. Companies like Google and Facebook are billion dollar empires that are entirely based on internet. But there is a very tough competition in this field. There are rathe...
The mobile security market is taking flight due to high-profile hackings, but is there such a thing as an unhackable phone? Especially one that costs as much as $14,000? Consider this: The smartphone in your pocket is 10 times more powerful than the fastest multi-million dollar supercomputers o...
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Copying Snapchat and capitalizing on the acquisition of MSQRD, today Facebook finally integrated augmented reality selfie lenses it calls “Masks” into its main app. Starting with Halloween-themed skeleton, witch and pumpkin masks, some Facebook users can now start to use the special ef...
Android is stacked with so many tools and configuration options, we often overlook some of its most useful features. Sometimes they’re hiding in plain sight. Other times, they’re buried so deep, you’d never discover them without spelunking deep into submenus, groping blindly in the dark. But d...
Microsoft made a slew of announcements at its New York City event Wednesday, focusing on the idea of user as creator. Among its new offerings: The Surface Studio, an all-in-one desktop computer with a touchscreen that's 12.5mm thick; The Surface Dial, a new input device that provides haptic feedback...
Microsoft announced its Creators Update during its press event earlier this week, and a fast-paced video has highlighted a number of new changes. While we're expecting to see features like better trackpad gesture control, blue light reduction...
Windows 7 has been out for ages now — its successor is but a few months away. With a big portion of the world’s population running this operating system, its nooks and crannies are well explored. Well, almost! Here are more than forty not so obvious features and shortcuts to make your life that ...
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GOOGLE FLIGHTS has a direct competitor: META-META flight search - created by CheapFlightsFinder - is a new way for travellers to find the cheapest deal on flights and tickets.  The company states it is the first flight search engine to compare up to 10 leading metasearch engines - sites like Sk...
when Amazon, Twitter, PayPal, Spotify and other major websites were rendered inaccessible on Friday, thousands of Americans learned firsthand what a DDoS attack feels like. DDoS — distributed denial of service — is an unsophisticated form of attack that overwhelms sites with spam traffic so legi...
It was described, when first exposed in 2013, as a “partnership” between AT&T and the US government—an “essential” counter-narcotics tool, according to the Justice Department. But new documents reveal that Hemisphere is more like a product, built by AT&T for profit and at the expen...
Google last week launched a Fact Check tag to help readers find fact-checking in major news stories published in the United States and the UK. Readers will see tagged articles in the expanded story box on news.google.com and in the Google News & Weather apps for iOS and Android. One factor the G...
How many times do we start typing a search query on Google, only to have the work made easy thanks to the search engine’s auto-complete feature. But have you every wondered what makes Google suggest what it does? How does it manage to read our minds… or not! Well, according to the most-voted a...
You might be aware of google flights. This travel search engine is capable of doing everything you would expect. It can locate flights according to your ideal time which may include inbound time outbound time and number of flights. It is based on the same technology that powers Orbitz and kayak. Thi...
One on the most interesting meetings of the Standing Committee on Teaching, Learning and Student Supports took place this week.  The number one topic on the agenda was “To discuss the impact of radio frequency electromagnetic radiation from Wi-Fi and cellular towers on students and staff in s...

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