Black Hat and DEF CON: The evolution of Hacker Summer Camp

It’s been 20 years since the first Black Hat Briefings conference. How has this staple of the cybersecurity industry changed over the years? If you had to select one symbol of cybersecurity industry, you’d be hard pressed to find a better choice than the pair of conferences, Black Hat Briefings (Black Hat) and DEF CON. […]

How big data Is driving technological innovation

Big data analytics, or the collection and analysis of huge sums of data to discover underlying trends and patterns, is increasingly shaking the foundations of the business world. As the field continues to grow at an explosive rate, many innovators are asking themselves how they can exploit big data to optimize their businesses. While businesses […]

Best Buy is selling a 2-in-1 Chromebook for $220

Not only does this model offer a convertible form factor, it also supports Android apps. Chromebooks are great, but I have a very specific opinion about buying them. I want a price around $200, an Intel processor, and a minimum 32GB of onboard storage. Right now, Best Buy has just such a deal: You can […]

TRAI Seeks Industry Opinion on Ease of Doing Telecom Business

Planning to iron out all the hurdles in doing telecom business in India, the sector regulator sought comments from industry stakeholders. Read more: OnePlus 3T Blue Colour Variant to Launch Today? In a paper ‘Ease of doing Telecom Business in India’, the stakeholders have been requested to provide inputs with detailed explanation and justification by April […]

Governments Using Social Media to Spread Misinformation, Manipulate Public Opinion: Report

Governments and individuals are widely using social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter for promoting lies, misinformation and propaganda to manipulate public opinion around the world, an alarming nine-countries study has said. According to the new set of studies from the University of Oxford, countries like Russia, where around 45 percent of active Twitter accounts […]

IBM updates cloud strategy after loss of CIA pact

IBM has brought 6,000 new customers to the cloud in the past year, according to the company Two years after losing high-profile government work to Amazon Web Services, IBM has revamped the way it structures enterprise cloud services contracts, thanks in part to its $2 billion acquisition of cloud services provider SoftLayer. “The loss of […]

Is your SEO strategy keeping up with the times?

For SEO experts, keeping up with search engine algorithms is a constant battle. And now voice search is poised to change everything once again. When Penguin, an update of Google’s search algorithm, swam online five years ago, it just about sank StairSupplies. “In the course of a week we went from 1,000-1,200 organic clicks a […]