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  • newRed Hat Security Advisory 2020-0262-01
    Red Hat Security Advisory 2020-0262-01 - OpenJPEG is an open source library for reading and writing image files in JPEG2000 format. Issues addressed include a buffer overflow vulnerability.
    - 20 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 3:48pm -
  • newOcteth Oempro 4.8 SQL Injection
    Octeth Oempro version 4.8 suffers from a remote SQL injection vulnerability.
    - 21 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 3:47pm -
  • newUbuntu Security Notice USN-4256-1
    Ubuntu Security Notice 4256-1 - It was discovered that Cyrus SASL incorrectly handled certain LDAP packets. An attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service.
    - 21 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 3:46pm -
  • newCentreon 19.10.5 Remote Command Execution
    Centreon version 19.10.5 suffers from a remote command execution vulnerability.
    - 21 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 3:46pm -
  • newUbuntu Security Notice USN-4254-1
    Ubuntu Security Notice 4254-1 - It was discovered that the Linux kernel did not properly clear data structures on context switches for certain Intel graphics processors. A local attacker could use this to expose sensitive information. It was discover…
    - 21 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 3:44pm -
  • newUbuntu Security Notice USN-4255-1
    Ubuntu Security Notice 4255-1 - It was discovered that the Linux kernel did not properly clear data structures on context switches for certain Intel graphics processors. A local attacker could use this to expose sensitive information. It was discover…
    - 21 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 3:44pm -
  • newCentreon 19.10.5 Credential Disclosure
    Centreon version 19.10.5 suffers from a database credential disclosure vulnerability.
    - 21 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 3:42pm -
  • newUbuntu Security Notice USN-4253-1
    Ubuntu Security Notice 4253-1 - It was discovered that the Linux kernel did not properly clear data structures on context switches for certain Intel graphics processors. A local attacker could use this to expose sensitive information.
    - 21 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 3:42pm -
  • newAdive Framework 2.0.8 Cross Site Request Forgery
    Adive Framework version 2.0.8 suffers from a cross site request forgery vulnerability.
    - 21 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 3:41pm -
  • Aircrack-ng Wireless Network Tools 1.6
    aircrack-ng is a set of tools for auditing wireless networks. It's an enhanced/reborn version of aircrack. It consists of airodump (an 802.11 packet capture program), aireplay (an 802.11 packet injection program), aircrack (static WEP and WPA-PSK cra…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jan 20, 11:08pm -

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cPaneladmin

  • Troubleshooting Website SSL Issues – No Padlock
    Having SSL problems? One of the most common issues our team handles is related to websites not properly displaying over HTTPS, whether it be the website either not loading entirely, or just not showing the green padlock: If you’re sure that the SSL…
    - 18 Mar 19, 6:07pm -
  • Safely Removing virtfs on a cPanel Server
    If you’re on a cPanel server, you’ve probably noticed a sizable folder called ‘virtfs’ sitting in /home, which would appear at first to be using a ton of space. Your first inclination might be to delete it, but don’t! Most likely, the files…
    - 14 Jan 19, 7:25pm -
  • Custom Exim Filter Examples
    cPanel allows you to easily create custom Exim filters by simply dropping the rules in /usr/local/cpanel/etc/exim/sysfilter/options/ and running: /scripts/buildeximconf service exim restart Here are a couple useful examples of filters we’ve create…
    - 29 Aug 18, 6:08pm -
  • How to Set up a Local cPanel FastUpdate Mirror
    If you have more than a few cPanel servers in your network, it may be a good idea to set up your own mirror to serve the files necessary to run cPanel updates. Doing this could save time and bandwidth, as well as prevent problems caused by mirrors be…
    - 17 Feb 16, 5:16pm -
  • Installing LetsEncrypt SSL Certificates on CentOS + cPanel Servers
    Update! cPanel supports LetsEncrypt, but you just need to install the plugin for it to work. To do this, run: /scripts/install_lets_encrypt_autossl_provider Once installed, Let’s Encrypt will appear in WHM’s Manage AutoSSL interface (Home >> SSL/…
    - 15 Feb 16, 5:14pm -
  • cPanel Update Fails Due to RPM Conflict
    The cPanel update fails due to a problem installing RPMs, but is not specific about what the problem is: [20160203.180007] Testing if the newly downloaded RPMS can be installed without conflict [20160203.180007] Testing RPM transaction [20160203.1800…
    - 3 Feb 16, 6:25pm -
  • This system already has a database owner named X
    When attempting to create a user or restore a backup you may see this error: This system already has a database owner named___ To fix this, edit the following files on the system and remove entries for the user in question: /var/cpanel/databases/user…
    - 28 Jan 16, 9:19pm -
  • Changing the Public IP in a NAT setup

    - 20 Dec 15, 12:27am -
  • Upgrading OpenSSH on CentOS 5 or 6
    Note: This is an update from our 2011 post. If you’ve taken a peek at your PCI scan results lately, you may have noticed that your scan provider is now requiring OpenSSH 6.6 or higher due to CVE-2014-2532 – a version that is not currently avai…
    - 26 Jun 15, 4:57pm -
  • CloudLinux or BetterLinux?
    UPDATE 6/18: Shortly after this was posted and one of the major hosting companies I’m affiliated with removed BetterLinux from their servers due to stability problems, BetterLinux announced that they are shutting down, effective July 1st. Customers…
    - 15 Jun 15, 1:02am -

cpaneltv

Automatic Updates from MySQL 5.5 to MySQL 5.7 Webinar

- 27 days ago 2 Jan 20, 3:39pm -
WHM Tutorials - How to Launch a Google Compute Engine Instance

- 40 days ago 20 Dec 19, 7:00pm -
WHM Tutorials - How to Update Your Server

- 41 days ago 19 Dec 19, 4:56pm -
cPanel Tutorials - External Authentication

- 48 days ago 12 Dec 19, 9:46pm -
cPanel Tutorials - Error Pages

- 93 days ago 28 Oct 19, 2:54pm -
WHM Tutorials - How to Launch a Linode Instance

- 93 days ago 28 Oct 19, 2:04pm -

reddit linux

  • newHow To connect To web server via Hotspot
    Hello ! I am working on a project and i plan To host my application on my raspberry pi, not connected To internet ! Since i can use an access point, how To configure it To access, on my Phone, To the server on the pi ? I am trying with network manage…
    - 21 mins ago 29 Jan 20, 11:57am -
  • newUNICEF is looking for an expert in Open Source
    submitted by /u/Bro666 [link] [comments]
    - 55 mins ago 29 Jan 20, 11:23am -
  • newkde.org now has a page that lists computers that come with Plasma pre-installed
    submitted by /u/Bro666 [link] [comments]
    - 1 hour ago 29 Jan 20, 11:04am -
  • newBrowser bookmarks manager - recommendations.
    What are the good alternatives to Google Chrome or Firefox bookmarks that can be used across any browser nowadays? Following the post that opened yesterday about passwords manager, this is the other thing that still stick me with using one browser. T…
    - 4 hours ago 29 Jan 20, 7:50am -
  • newWeekly Questions and Hardware Thread - January 29, 2020
    Welcome to r/linux! If you're new to Linux or trying to get started this thread is for you. Get help here or as always, check out r/linuxquestions or r/linux4noobs This megathread is for all your question needs. As we don't allow questions on r/linux…
    - 8 hours ago 29 Jan 20, 4:08am -
  • newAre there any cheap remote Linux shells out there?
    So, I want to have a remote Linux server where I can program, and just experiment around with stuff without affecting my main machine. Are there any good platforms out there for what I’m looking for (between 0 to $10/month)? I’m not going to be d…
    - 8 hours ago 29 Jan 20, 3:59am -
  • newWireguard is now in Linus' tree
    submitted by /u/MadRedHatter [link] [comments]
    - 8 hours ago 29 Jan 20, 3:57am -
  • newUSB screens that have good drivers that support Kernel Mode Setting?
    Hi I am looking at the possibility of demonstrating wayland multiseat capabilities. With a rudimentary login manager written in bash that has multiseat abilities, I have it so it works in QEMU, but it's cooler to see in real hardware... I know Disp…
    - 8 hours ago 29 Jan 20, 3:54am -
  • newThunderbird’s New Home
    submitted by /u/resoluti0n_ [link] [comments]
    - 9 hours ago 29 Jan 20, 3:10am -
  • newAbout "Qt Offering Changes 2020"
    Here the Krita founder talks about the Qt company's recent announcement and what it possibly means for free software projects: https://valdyas.org/fading/software/about-qt-offering-changes-2020/ submitted by /u/aKateDev [link] [comments]
    - 16 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 8:39pm -

reddit tech

reddit admin

linuxfoundation

FoundationDB as Datastore for Training Deep Learning Models - Kannan Dorairaj, Axstrm

- 8 hours ago 29 Jan 20, 4:04am -
Kubernetes - Getting Started With Rook

- 22 days ago 7 Jan 20, 4:30pm -
Build Anything with FoundationDB - Ryan Worl, Ryan Worl

- 65 days ago 25 Nov 19, 5:34am -
How We Saved 5x Migrating from Aurora to FoundationDB - Rick Branson & Ray Jenkins, Segment

- 65 days ago 25 Nov 19, 5:34am -
FoundationDB as a Storage Engine for Irmin - Andreas Garnæs, Peakon

- 65 days ago 25 Nov 19, 5:34am -
Performance Profiling in FoundationDB - Diego Didona, IBM Research Zurich

- 65 days ago 25 Nov 19, 5:34am -

reddit fu

  • newI'm looking for simulation/collaboration stuff to use as a visual background
    A few examples to explain what the hell I mean: Game of life Dungeon Crawl (DCSS) watching some random player Dwarf Fortress if it has a "watch" mode, not sure about that I'm essentially looking to make one of my terminal screens a fishtank. A wind…
    - 1 hour ago 29 Jan 20, 10:50am -
  • Mastering the Linux Command Line
    submitted by /u/goto-con [link] [comments]
    - 1 day ago 28 Jan 20, 9:27am -
  • Postman alternative?
    I've been using curl + jq to test my apis, and I really like doing things that way. It's nice running things real quick from the command line. However, when I go back to a service, I have to remember how my curl looked. Does anyone have any suggestio…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jan 20, 4:57am -
  • Reporting spam in mutt
    Anyone knows how to report spam when using mutt mailclient? submitted by /u/miccaman [link] [comments]
    - 2 days ago 27 Jan 20, 10:37pm -
  • Issues with Pass
    I went through 3 failed attempts in Pass, the password storage manager CLI, and now there seems to be no secret key available for decryption. To note, I know the master passphrase for my gpg-id ... I just happened to enter it wrong 3 times. Anytime…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jan 20, 9:43pm -
  • Rapid Processing of Large JSON and CSV Files on the Command-Line
    submitted by /u/Yord13 [link] [comments]
    - 2 days ago 27 Jan 20, 8:24pm -
  • Shells that don't conform with Bourne shell
    Are there any shells that don't conform or have compatibility with the Bourne shell (that you could use as a daily driver)? I had an idea for a shell like this and wanted to see some examples of existing ones submitted by /u/its_not_monarrk […
    - 2 days ago 27 Jan 20, 2:55pm -
  • Ambitions for a Unix Shell
    submitted by /u/speckz [link] [comments]
    - 2 days ago 27 Jan 20, 1:10pm -
  • cmt 0.7.1: consistent git commit messages
    submitted by /u/smallhadron [link] [comments]
    - 3 days ago 26 Jan 20, 1:32pm -
  • Help with bash alias in Windows Subsystem
    submitted by /u/GrahamHosken [link] [comments]
    - 3 days ago 26 Jan 20, 5:43am -

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LinuxActionShow

LinuxMagazine

Say Cheese, Webcam Effects Demo

- 9 May 11, 9:18pm -
Understanding Parallel Computing: Amdahl's Law

- 28 Mar 11, 4:26am -
Understanding Parallel Computing (Part 2): The Lawn Mower Law

- 28 Mar 11, 4:16am -
LMTV Video Response Contest: What Makes Linux Better?

- 25 Mar 11, 9:10pm -
Aligning SSD Partitions

- 16 Mar 11, 10:32pm -
Mixing Voice and Music Audio in Audacity

- 10 Mar 11, 2:31pm -

linux.com

linuxfoundation

hak5

Honeypot ICS Network Tricks CyberCriminals - ThreatWire

- 14 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 10:00pm -
Citrix Patches Major Vulnerability; Windows Patches NSA Reported Bug - ThreatWire

- 8 days ago 21 Jan 20, 9:00pm -
SHA-1 Is Terrible, Cable Modems Haunted By Flaw, SIM Swapping Gets Worse - ThreatWire

- 15 days ago 14 Jan 20, 7:15pm -
Cheap DIY WiFi Cameras & Cloud Free Home Automation

- 16 days ago 13 Jan 20, 3:00pm -
O.MG DemonSeed EDU - Ep5 - Payloads & Bit Banging

- 21 days ago 8 Jan 20, 3:05pm -
Introducing the O.MG Cable

- 28 days ago 1 Jan 20, 4:07am -

linux-magazine

linuxjournal

  • Linux Journal Ceases Publication: An Awkward Goodbye
    by Kyle Rankin IMPORTANT NOTICE FROM LINUX JOURNAL, LLC:On August 7, 2019, Linux Journal shut its doors for good. All staff were laid off and the company is left with no operating fun…
    - 8 Aug 19, 1:55am -
  • Oops! Debugging Kernel Panics
    by Petros Koutoupis A look into what causes kernel panics and some utilities to help gainmore information.Working in a Linux environment, how often have you seen a kernel panic?Wh…
    - 7 Aug 19, 11:30pm -
  • Loadsharers: Funding the Load-Bearing Internet Person
    by Eric S. Raymond The internet has a sustainability problem. Many of its criticalservices depend on the dedication of unpaid volunteers, because theycan't be monetized and thus don…
    - 7 Aug 19, 11:00pm -
  • Documenting Proper Git Usage
    by Zack Brown Jonathan Corbet wrote a document for inclusion in the kernel tree, describingbest practices for merging and rebasing git-based kernel repositories. As he putit, it rep…
    - 7 Aug 19, 10:30pm -
  • Understanding Python's asyncio
    by Reuven M. Lerner How to get started using Python's asyncio.Earlier this year, I attended PyCon, the international Pythonconference. One topic, presented at numerous talks and di…
    - 7 Aug 19, 10:00pm -
  • RV Offsite Backup Update
    by Kyle Rankin Having an offsite backup in your RV is great, and after a year of use,I've discovered some ways to make it even better.Last year I wrote a feature-length article on…
    - 7 Aug 19, 9:15pm -
  • Another Episode of "Seems Perfectly Feasible and Then Dies"--Script to Simplify the Process of Changing System Call Tables
    by Zack Brown David Howells put in quite a bit of work on a script,./scripts/syscall-manage.pl, to simplify the entire process of changing thesystem call tables. With this script, i…
    - 7 Aug 19, 8:45pm -
  • Experts Attempt to Explain DevOps--and Almost Succeed
    by Bryan Lunduke What is DevOps? How does it relate to other ideas and methodologieswithin software development? Linux Journal Deputy Editor and longtimesoftware developer, Bryan Lun…
    - 7 Aug 19, 8:00pm -
  • DNA Geometry with cadnano
    by Joey Bernard This article introduces a tool you can use to work on three-dimensional DNA origami. The package is called cadnano, and it's currentlybeing developed at the Wyss Inst…
    - 7 Aug 19, 7:30pm -
  • Running GNOME in a Container
    by Adam Verslype Containerizing the GUI separates your work and play.Virtualization has always been a rich man's game, and more frugalenthusiasts—unable to afford fancy server-cl…
    - 7 Aug 19, 7:00pm -

linuxinsider

  • newPetitioners Demand Microsoft Release a Free Windows 7
    The Free Software Foundation wants Microsoft to keep Windows 7 alive as a free operating system. Microsoft stopped providing free security patches and support for Windows 7 earlier this month. Although the popular operating system reached its 10th bi…
    - 16 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 8:03pm -
  • Patriot OS Provides Revolutionary Computing Convenience
    Peach OSI's Patriot OS is a vibrant example of how a software developer can create a distribution that stands apart in the crowded Linux OS field of lookalikes. This evolving Linux OS distro, once known as "Peach OSI" but now called "Patriot OS," del…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jan 20, 8:04pm -
  • Canonical Introduces Scalable Android-Based Cloud Platform
    Canonical is deploying a scalable Android-based operating system for mobile and desktop enterprise applications from the cloud. The company just announced its Anbox Cloud containerized workload platform. Anbox Cloud allows apps to be streamed to any…
    - 8 days ago 21 Jan 20, 7:23pm -
  • TROMjaro Updates Deliver Lighter, Better Manjaro
    The current version of TROMjaro is as close as it gets to being a Manjaro clone. However, a much different philosophy gives users something more than the Manjaro distro itself offers. The latest ISO release, version 11.11.2019, is based on Manjaro 18…
    - 12 days ago 17 Jan 20, 5:48pm -
  • Arduino Aims to Secure IoT With New Dev Platform, Hardware
    Arduino announced a new low-code Internet of Things application development platform at CES 2020 in Las Vegas. It also introduced the low-power Arduino Portenta H7 module, a new family of Portenta chips for a variety of hardware applications. Arduino…
    - 19 days ago 10 Jan 20, 5:59pm -
  • New Feren OS Does Plasma Better
    Feren OS now is built around Ubuntu Linux 18.04 and the KDE Plasma desktop instead of Linux Mint. The Cinnamon desktop version could retire later this year. The Feren OS community has released a mostly maintenance snapshot update for the Feren OS Cin…
    - 22 days ago 7 Jan 20, 6:53pm -
  • Samsung Debuts Sleek Galaxy Chromebook
    Samsung introduced a high-end Galaxy Chromebook at CES 2020 in Las Vegas. The new model could serve as an extension of the company's smartphone lineup and spawn a premium device demand in the category. Samsung aims to position it as the company's fla…
    - 22 days ago 7 Jan 20, 12:00pm -
  • Remix Could Bring Some Cinnamon Lovers Back to Ubuntu
    Ubuntu Cinnamon Remix arrived just in time for the holidays. Its first stable version is based on Ubuntu 19.10 Eoan Ermine. It utilizes Linux Mint's Cinnamon desktop environment on top of Ubuntu Linux's codebase. Work on several release candidate and…
    - 40 days ago 20 Dec 19, 6:55pm -
  • Data-Munching Bug Throws Chrome 79 Android Rollout Into Chaos
    Google has stalled the rollout of its Chrome 79 Web browser for Android devices until it can find a way to neutralize a data-destroying bug. Affected users have been vilifying Google and app developers for failing to head off the problem. The latest…
    - 43 days ago 17 Dec 19, 6:32pm -
  • Plenty of Linux Power Is Built Into Linux Lite 4.6
    Serving two masters, in theory, is nearly impossible. In practice, the Linux Lite distribution easily satisfies Linux newcomers and veteran penguin fans as well. This distro is very beginner-friendly -- in large part due to a fine-tuned Xfce desktop…
    - 47 days ago 13 Dec 19, 6:13pm -

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Linux 2014 Logo
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Linux Mint 16 Cinnamon
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- 5 Dec 13, 12:41am -
Arch Linux Awesome WM
Arch Linux Awesome WM
- 7 Jul 13, 2:59pm -
Simple Linux Caledonia Wallpaper
Simple Linux Caledonia Wallpaper
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geek linux

geek utilities

  • Chinese hide chips in US planes
    Evidence is piling up that cyber security is one of this generation’s most critical issues. Remarks by the National Counterintelligence Executive, Dr. Joel F. Brenner, at the Applied Research Laboratories University of Texa…
    - 20 Apr 09, 5:40pm -
  • Social Media overload? Try FriendFeed with Alert Thingy
    If you’ve found yourself buried under Twitter messages (tweets), Facebook statuses, Flickr images, Delicious links, Tumblr posts and/or whatever other social data you can muster, then please allow me to promptly direct you…
    - 14 Apr 08, 8:20pm -
  • Synchronize your files with Memeo AutoSync
    {ad}Have you ever used the synchronize files feature in Windows? This is the feature that allows you to make files available offline when you are not connected to a network drive. It also […]The post Synchronize your files…
    - 4 Mar 08, 6:06pm -
  • Review: Diskeeper 2008
    Most seasoned PC users are familiar with the concept of defragging your hard disk but ask them the last time they defragged and they probably won’t have an answer. Windows actually comes with […]The post Review: Diskeepe…
    - 21 Dec 07, 6:44pm -
  • Review: Take a power nap with Pzizz
    I’ve tried power napping on and off for years. Unfortunately, the biggest problem I have with power napping is making sure that I wake up in time to get things done for the […]The post Review: Take a power nap with Pzizz…
    - 19 Sep 07, 9:13pm -
  • Review: Create Professional Quality Videos with Sony Vegas 7
    If you are looking to make professional quality audio/video productions you should seriously consider Sony Vegas 7 DVD production suite as a mainstay for your personal multimedia productions studio. This is a feature […]Th…
    - 13 Sep 07, 6:27pm -
  • Review: Backup your photos with the Photo Safe
    One of the things about traveling with a digital camera is you inevitably wind up filling your memory cards. There are a couple of solutions to this. One is buying more memory cards. […]The post Review: Backup your photos…
    - 10 Sep 07, 8:24pm -
  • Review: Anagram lets you create a contact or calendar entry in two clicks
    {ad} I’m a power user when it comes to contact and task management. That said, I’ve been a user of ACT, Palm Desktop, and most recently Microsoft Outlook. I’m addicted to putting in […]The post Review: Anagram lets y…
    - 10 Sep 07, 2:03pm -
  • ReadyBoost on the Run
    One of the most notable new features in Windows Vista is ReadyBoost. This is a caching feature that uses flash memory in order to speed up Vista’s performance. Because flash memory is cheap, […]The post ReadyBoost on the…
    - 3 Apr 07, 2:21pm -
  • Xoxide X-Turbine
    Lately there seems to be an over abundance of steel, premodded cases on the market, each with no clear advantages over the other. These cases seem to be surprisingly similar with only minimal […]The post Xoxide X-Turbine a…
    - 12 Jun 03, 11:54am -

arstechnica

LinuxSpatry

Revision Part One: Linux Does What Win Don't

- 11 Apr 19, 8:33pm -
The Layman's Guide to Linux: File Systems & Permissions

- 9 Apr 19, 9:42pm -
The Layman's Guide to Linux: User Space

- 8 Apr 19, 5:53pm -
The Layman's Guide to Linux: Daemons & Init Systems

- 6 Apr 19, 6:53pm -
The Layman's Guide to Linux: The Kernel

- 5 Apr 19, 8:39pm -
The Layman's Guide to Linux: The Boot Loader

- 4 Apr 19, 6:53pm -

computerworld

  • newWayback Wednesday: Ripped
    This otherwise-excellent IT manager has one big problem: He has a habit of tearing his employees’ work apart in the middle of the office, says a pilot fish on the scene.“One day he drew up a plan that was seriously flawed, and I decided to giv…
    - 1 hour ago 29 Jan 20, 11:00am -
  • newOpposition grows to Microsoft's make-Chrome-use-Bing plan for Office 365 customers
    Resistance has mounted over the last several days to Microsoft's decision to change the default search engine of Google's Chrome to Bing on personal computers running Office 365 ProPlus.Microsoft quietly announced the move Jan. 21 on its Microsoft…
    - 14 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 10:34pm -
  • newWindows 10: A guide to the updates
    The launch of a major Windows 10 update isn’t the end of a process — it’s really just the beginning. As soon as one of Microsoft’s twice-yearly feature updates is released, the company quickly gets to work on improving it by fixing bugs, r…
    - 14 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 10:28pm -
  • newCisco adds AI transcription to Webex Meetings
    Cisco has added new AI capabilities to Webex Meetings, following the company’s acquisition of Voicea last year. Voicea’s Enterprise Voice Assistant (EVA) speech recognition tech has been integrated into Cisco’s Webex Meetings videoconferenci…
    - 17 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 6:50pm -
  • newWelcome to Hangouts hell
    For a minute there, I thought Google might have actually been on its way to a clear and sensible strategy for its mess of messaging services.That sentiment started a little over a year ago, in December of 2018. Back then, y'see, Google announced i…
    - 18 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 6:26pm -
  • new7 ways Apple can improve enterprise productivity
    With iPhones now in use across the Fortune 500, Apple has a good reason to invest in business process automation for iOS. It already has many of the building blocks to make work easier and more productive. Here are some of the ways it could improv…
    - 21 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 3:25pm -
  • Appropriated
    This pilot fish gets a request for a new server, and after being satisfied with all his post-install checks, he turns it over to the customers. But they say the server is experiencing intermittent network connectivity.So fish has the network team…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jan 20, 11:00am -
  • 20 advanced tips for Android 10
    Android 10 is one of the most consequential updates Google has ever released for its mobile operating system — and yet, when you find yourself staring at the software for the first time, you might be scratching your head about what's actually di…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jan 20, 11:00am -
  • Seattle tries out mobile voting
    About 1.2 million Seattle area voters will be able to use their smartphone, laptop or a computer at their local library to vote in a current election this year.This will be the first time online voting is available to all eligible registered voter…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jan 20, 11:00am -
  • Why manipulation campaigns are the biggest threat facing the 2020 election
    This era of political espionage is rooted in manipulative ads, fake news articles and other forms of digital content. It's one of the nation’s greatest threats, especially as we approach the 2020 presidential election.
    - 2 days ago 27 Jan 20, 3:50pm -

informationweek

technewsworld

  • newPetitioners Demand Microsoft Release a Free Windows 7
    The Free Software Foundation wants Microsoft to keep Windows 7 alive as a free operating system. Microsoft stopped providing free security patches and support for Windows 7 earlier this month. Although the popular operating system reached its 10th bi…
    - 16 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 8:03pm -
  • newWith Foldable Razr, Motorola Makes Bid for Old Glory
    Motorola is taking orders for its $1,499 Razr foldable smartphone, and units are expected to start shipping on Feb. 6. Motorola made its mark on the mobile handset business with the original Razr, introduced in 2004, which ushered in the era of flip…
    - 18 hours ago 28 Jan 20, 6:06pm -
  • Is Icahn Attempting a Hostile Takeover of HP? Figuring Out the Backstory
    When it comes to any merger, you often can't trust the reason the firms are merging, particularly if financial rather than operational managers are driving the process. When it comes to hostile takeovers, you can bet you are being misled, because the…
    - 2 days ago 28 Jan 20, 12:00am -
  • Patriot OS Provides Revolutionary Computing Convenience
    Peach OSI's Patriot OS is a vibrant example of how a software developer can create a distribution that stands apart in the crowded Linux OS field of lookalikes. This evolving Linux OS distro, once known as "Peach OSI" but now called "Patriot OS," del…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jan 20, 8:04pm -
  • Saudi Hack of Bezos' Phone Shines Bright Light on Security Challenges
    A digital forensic analysis conducted by FTI Consulting concludes with "medium to high confidence" that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' smartphone was hacked through a malicious file sent from the WhatsApp account of Saudi Arabian crown prince Mohammed bin Sa…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jan 20, 5:29pm -
  • Grabbing the Cybersecurity and Privacy Problems by the Horns: ECT News Roundtable, Episode 3
    Cybersecurity and privacy threats aren't confined to the tech world. They've cast their pall on the world in general. Computer viruses, malware and data leaks have become commonplace, personal privacy has become a bad joke, and cyberwar looms like a…
    - 6 days ago 23 Jan 20, 9:26pm -
  • Is Congress Finally Ready to Take On Cybersecurity?
    The United States Congress made some significant progress this session when it comes to data privacy, but cybersecurity remains a blind spot for lawmakers. Congress currently is considering a national privacy law that mirrors legislation enacted in t…
    - 6 days ago 23 Jan 20, 12:00pm -
  • Cosmos: Possible Worlds - A Lavish, Hopeful Journey
    We agree to suspend our disbelief, and they agree to entertain us. Perhaps it inspires us by communicating some kernel of wisdom about human nature. Its story may touch our emotions deeply, but we know it's the product of imagination and artistry. Co…
    - 7 days ago 22 Jan 20, 12:00pm -
  • Canonical Introduces Scalable Android-Based Cloud Platform
    Canonical is deploying a scalable Android-based operating system for mobile and desktop enterprise applications from the cloud. The company just announced its Anbox Cloud containerized workload platform. Anbox Cloud allows apps to be streamed to any…
    - 8 days ago 21 Jan 20, 7:23pm -
  • Know Your Enemy: The Difficulty of Defining Deepfakes
    Facebook recently promised that it would increase efforts to remove so-called "deepfake" videos, including content that included "misleading manipulated media." In addition to fears that deepfakes -- altered videos that appear to be authentic -- coul…
    - 8 days ago 21 Jan 20, 6:37pm -
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