1st Intel Extreme Masters in Australia Draws 8 Million Viewers

1st Intel Extreme Masters in Australia Draws 8 Million Viewers

Intel® Extreme Masters (IEM), the longest-running global pro gaming circuit, kicked off Season 12 on May 6-7 in Sydney, Australia – marking the first-ever IEM event on the Australian continent. More than 7,000 fans...
The Brief History of the ENIAC Computer

The Brief History of the ENIAC Computer

Philadelphia schoolchildren are drilled on the names of its accomplished citizens. William Penn. Benjamin Franklin. Betsy Ross. But during all the baby-boomer years I attended schools in the City of Brotherly Love, none of...
Brian WhatsApp Co-Founder: Facebook "It is time

Brian WhatsApp Co-Founder: Facebook “It is time

Brian WhatsApp Co-Founder: Facebook "It is time. The most important thing happening in tech right now is Facebook. The revelations coming from Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie have been quite damaging for the world’s largest...
Worst Passwords Of 2017: Too Many People Are Still Using 'Password' as a Password

Worst Passwords Of 2017: Too Many People Are Still Using ‘Password’ as a Password

Do you have one of the worst passwords of 2017?. Many sites require a password to login. While users are encouraged to make strong choices, some codes still end up stolen. So which combinations are...
Twitter suspends terror accounts, Report

Twitter suspends terror accounts, Report

Twitter suspends terror accounts, more than 1.2 million terrorism-related accounts. Twitter released its biannual Transparency Report today and it shared stats on how it continues to handle terrorist content. Overall, since August of 2015, the...
Facebook hate speech button: Wants me to rat out my friends? No thanks

Facebook hate speech button: Wants me to rat out my friends? No thanks

Facebook hate speech button, On Tuesday, Facebook users began seeing a new "hate speech" report feature roll out by default on the primary news feed. Curiously, however, the new feature didn't emerge under one...
UK eyeing 'extremism' tax on tech giants

UK eyeing ‘extremism’ tax on tech giants

Tech giants could be penalised through taxes if they fail to cooperate with Government efforts to fight terrorism and tackle online extremism, a minister has said. Ben Wallace warned Britain is the most vulnerable it...

Iranian hackers ransomware attacks: We’re sure you know what ransomware

Iranian hackers ransomware attacks: We’re sure you know what ransomware. ICYMI, ransomware is malicious software that scrambles your files with a randomly generated cryptographic key… …and then sends the one and only copy of that decryption...
Nokia and Apple patent dispute ends with partnership

Nokia and Apple patent dispute ends with partnership

Nokia and Apple have resolved a long-running legal argument over a series of patents. Apple announced on Tuesday that it settled all litigation with Nokia, and the two companies agreed to a multi-year patent license. “This...
Major cyber attack on UK, security chief says

Major cyber attack on UK, security chief says

Major cyber-attack on UK a matter of 'when, not if' – security chief. The UK is likely to be hit by a “category one” (C1) cyber-attack in the next couple of years, crippling key parts...