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SANS Institute Report on Cyberthreat To Healthcare Industry

SANS Institute Report on Cyberthreat To Healthcare Industry

In light of last weeks cyber-attack on Forbes (here), the release of new cyberthreat report yesterday specifically for healthca...

Feb 20 2014, 2:06am CST

Obama's State Of The Union Address and Income Inequality

Obama's State Of The Union Address and Income Inequality

…And the trees are all kept equal By hatchet, axe, and saw. Rush—“The Trees,” Hemispheres President Barack Obama was right when...

Jan 27 2014, 5:57am CST

The Apple Macintosh And 30 Years Of Changing

The Apple Macintosh And 30 Years Of Changing

Today marks the 30 year anniversary of the Apple Macintosh personal computer, a tool that I have used almost every day of my pr...

Jan 24 2014, 1:08am CST

Netflix Can Make The Public To Care About Net Neutrality

Netflix Can Make The Public To Care About Net Neutrality

I’m not the first person to say that if you want to get Americans to care about an issue, hit them in their pocketbooks. Which...

Jan 23 2014, 4:04am CST

Homeland Security Hauls Man From Movie Theater For Wearing Google Glass

Homeland Security Hauls Man From Movie Theater For Wearing Google Glass

It was bound to happen sooner or later: a man has had his Google Glass headset ripped from his face and been questioned by the...

Jan 22 2014, 12:52pm CST

Snorting Smarties is the New Drug Craze among Youngsters

Snorting Smarties: A New Drug Craze among Youngsters

Snorting Smarties threat is there. America is threatened with something worse than terrorism. Its youth is facing the dire cons...

Jan 22 2014, 1:23am CST

Ad Execs Weigh In: What Marissa Mayer Must Do To Win Us Over

Ad Execs Tell What Marissa Mayer Must Do To Get Their Ad Dollars

Forbes asked Ad Execs to give Yahoo's Marissa Mayer advice....

Jan 20 2014, 8:25am CST

Did Target Malware Teen Take A Piece Of The Pie?

Did Target Malware Teen Take A Piece Of The Pie?

Security firm IntelCrawler has released evidence supporting the identity of the programmer behind the BlackPOS malware that inf...

Jan 18 2014, 8:46am CST

What Windows 9 Must Do To Avoid Flopping Like Windows 8

What Windows 9 Must Do To Avoid Flopping Like Windows 8

Windows 8 is a flop. It is a painful thing to say about one of the most ambitious operating systems ever released, but the stat...

Jan 17 2014, 5:01pm CST

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Questions and answers about Obama's new NSA rules

Questions and answers about Obama's plan to rein in NSA snooping on phone records and emails WASHINGTON (AP) — Pr...

Jan 17 2014, 12:21pm CST

Researchers Report Exact Timeline Of Massive Target Data Breach

Researchers Report Exact Timeline Of Massive Target Data Breach

Following yesterday’s identification by Brian Krebs of the exact malware used in last year’s Target personal data breach, the r...

Jan 17 2014, 9:41am CST

North Korea Threat to US-South Korea Joint Military Drills

North Korea Threat to US-South Korea Joint Military Drills

North Korea is one of the leading countries in the world where dictatorship reigns. It recently gave a threat to the US-South K...

Jan 17 2014, 8:54am CST

Will Tim Cook Be the Next Steve Ballmer?

Will Tim Cook Be the Next Steve Ballmer?

History tells us “Yes.” Wearables will be his Rubicon. Apple CEO Tim Cook is already one of the most successful managers in the...

Jan 16 2014, 10:26am CST

BitTorrent Creator's New Software DissidentX Hides Secrets In Plain Sight

BitTorrent Creator's New Software DissidentX Hides Secrets In Plain Sight

Encryption tools help people keep secrets. Bram Cohen has a more subtle ambition: he wants to help people keep secret the act o...

Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST

Woods Hole Launches Crowd-Sourced Ocean Radiation Testing

Woods Hole Launches Crowd-Sourced Ocean Radiation Testing

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution launched a crowd-sourced and crowd-funded project yesterday to monitor radiation level...

Jan 15 2014, 1:11pm CST

How The PS4 And Xbox One Renewed GameStop's Lease On Life

How The PS4 And Xbox One Renewed GameStop's Lease On Life

GameStop shares came crashing down a few days ago when the company announced lower than expected game sales over the holidays (...

Jan 15 2014, 11:11am CST

Are Air Source Heat Pumps A Threat To Geothermal Heat Pump Suppliers?

Are Air Source Heat Pumps A Threat To Geothermal Heat Pump Suppliers?

Last year, geothermal heat pump (GHP) manufacturers introduced new heat pumps with break-through efficiency based on variable-s...

Jan 15 2014, 8:11am CST

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Report: NSA maps pathway into computers

Report: NSA maps pathway into foreign computers using radio waves and covert chips WASHINGTON (AP) — The National...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21am CST

The Ultimate Branding Coup? - Intel Inside Goes Cloud

The Ultimate Branding Coup? - Intel Inside Goes Cloud

One of the awesome things about cloud computing, especially when it comes to Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), is that custom...

Jan 15 2014, 4:31am CST

I4U news

Major change unlikely despite open-Internet ruling

Court's ruling against open-Internet rules won't mean major changes to access NEW YORK (AP) — Don't expect major...

Jan 14 2014, 11:26pm CST

Court Rejects FCC Net Neutrality And Leaves Consumers With No Defense Against Greedy Broadband Providers

Court Rejects FCC Net Neutrality And Leaves Consumers With No Defense Against Greedy Broadband Providers

The United States Court of Appeals in Washington DC has ruled in favor of Verizon in a case regarding the authority of the FCC...

Jan 14 2014, 12:16pm CST

Two Words To Watch For In 2014

Two Words To Watch For In 2014

And neither one is Internet, of or things. But they aren’t new, either. They’re just old words making their way in a new year....

Jan 13 2014, 9:11am CST

Even With A Supreme Court Win, Aereo Still Might Lose

Even With A Supreme Court Win, Aereo Still Might Lose

The battle between broadcasters and Aereo, a startup that offers television programming over the internet, will be resolved by...

Jan 11 2014, 7:11am CST

Lessons from Zuckerberg and Bloomberg: As Giving Goes Up, Philanthropy Under Fire

Lessons from Zuckerberg and Bloomberg: As Giving Goes Up, Philanthropy Under Fire

The report by The Chronicle of Philanthropy that the top ten philanthropic gifts in the year past totaled $3.4 billion, and tha...

Jan 11 2014, 12:16am CST

Humana: Obamacare Exchange Enrollment 'More Adverse Than Previously Expected'

Humana: Obamacare Exchange Enrollment 'More Adverse Than Previously Expected'

On January 9, health insurance bellwether Humana formally announced something that industry observers have long suspected: that...

Jan 10 2014, 4:11pm CST

Top Ten Internet Law Developments of 2013

Top Ten Internet Law Developments of 2013

A look back at the Internet law highlights of 2013: #10: Copyright Defendants Get High-Stakes Wins. 2013 saw several copyright...

Jan 9 2014, 11:46am CST

Sochi 2014: A Security Challenge

Sochi 2014: A Security Challenge

The Russian city of Sochi will host the 2014 Winter Olympics from Feb. 7 to Feb. 23 and the Paralympics from March 7 to March 1...

Jan 9 2014, 9:16am CST

Insane Clown Posse Sues Justice Department and FBI

Insane Clown Posse Goes in Court

The hip hop duo, Insane Clown Posse has decided to fight back. The two singers, whose controversial and negative lyrics attract...

Jan 9 2014, 3:17am CST

Young Jeezy in Trouble for Lashing out at Son

Young Jeezy in Trouble for Lashing out at Son

The artist named Young Jeezy is in deep trouble for lashing out at his son physically and threatening to kill him. He had to ap...

Jan 8 2014, 9:29am CST

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Technology? Some justices want to keep distance

Supreme Court justices wary of bold action by judges weighing new technology, privacy issues WASHINGTON (AP) — At...

Jan 7 2014, 2:16pm CST

I4U news

NAFTA And The Future Of Canada, Mexico And The United States

By Marc Lanthemann The 20th anniversary of NAFTA’s implementation on Jan. 1 has revived some of the perennial arguments that ha...

Jan 7 2014, 9:06am CST

The Prices And Specs Of Every Steam Machine Announced So Far, From $500 To $6,000

The Prices And Specs Of Every Steam Machine Announced So Far, From $500 To $6,000

The curtain has been lifted on Valve’s Steam Machine as of last night as CES. Well, Steam Machines plural, as it’s now clear th...

Jan 7 2014, 8:26am CST

Best Of FORBES: 30 Under 30, Story Of Snapchat: World's Hottest App?

Best Of FORBES: 30 Under 30, Story Of Snapchat: World's Hottest App?

“FORBES launched the third annual 30 Under 30, a tally of the brightest stars in 15 different fields under the age of 30. This...

Jan 6 2014, 4:36pm CST

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

I have had the good fortune of speaking with good number of the leaders in education technology today. Since so many of these p...

Jan 6 2014, 8:16am CST

The Inside Story Of Snapchat: The World's Hottest App Or A $3 Billion Disappearing Act?

The Inside Story Of Snapchat: The World's Hottest App Or A $3 Billion Disappearing Act?

THIRTEEN MONTHS AGO Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, the richest twentysomething in history, reached out to Snapchat’s Evan Spiegel,...

Jan 6 2014, 7:06am CST

Why The Cloud Just Might Be The Most Disruptive Technology Ever

Why The Cloud Just Might Be The Most Disruptive Technology Ever

In his 1997 management classic The Innovator’s Dilemma Harvard professor Clayton Christensen coined the term disruptive innovat...

Jan 5 2014, 11:11pm CST

iPad Pro Rumored to be Revealed in Fall 2014 with a 12 Inch Display

iPad Pro Rumored to be Revealed in Fall 2014 with a 12 Inch Display

An analyst predicts that the new 12 inch iPad Pro might be released in Fall 2014, and compete with Intel’s laptop very strongly...

Jan 5 2014, 2:41pm CST

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

I have had the good fortune of speaking with good number of the leaders in education technology today. Since so many of these p...

Jan 4 2014, 1:16pm CST