*Sponsored - Has Cybersecurity Become Too Reactive?

John Davis, CSO of Palo Alto Networks' federal division, suggested that too many firms have given in to the hackers by resigning themselves to this reactionary approach. "Some of our industry has given up on the ability to prevent and is focused primarily on detection and response, which means, with a mindset like that, it means you're always involved in cleaning up aisle nine, as some people like to say..."

Have You Heard of AI Washing? Meet the Latest Case: An AI Washing Machine!

By John Pientka | July 20, 2017

Have You Heard of AI Washing? AI (Artificial Intelligence) Washing is the current attempt to imbue the latest, coolest buzz term into old school products and services. So, buyers beware – we’ll probably need to endure this for a couple…

Cisco 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report predicts new “Destruction of Service” attacks; scale and impact of threats grow

By CloudTweaks | July 20, 2017

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By Ronald van Loon | July 19, 2017

Modern Data Warehousing Access to relevant customer and industry information is the primary competitive advantage businesses have over their direct and indirect competitors today. It’s the smartest approach to remaining vigilant in a business environment where competition is at an…

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By Daniel Matthews | July 19, 2017

Dark Web Pushing Fintech Towards Blockchain As Jennifer Klosterman points out, “There are many strong reasons for reputable businesses to keep their noses clean and well out of the Dark Web.” Not the least of these reasons is the hive…

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A Huge Step Forward For Britain’s Space Industry

By Josh Hamilton | July 18, 2017

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By Scott Andersen | July 17, 2017

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What Is Artificial Intelligence? When considering how to draw the line between whether an application is AI or not, I’m tempted to paraphrase U.S. Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart: "I shall not today attempt further to define the kinds of applications I understand to be embraced within that shorthand description “artificial intelligence” , and perhaps I could never succeed in intelligibly doing so. But ...
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(Reuters) - PayPal Inc (PYPL.O) said on Thursday it would partner with JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N), allowing the bank's customers to link their Chase Pay and PayPal accounts. The companies said Chase customers will be able to use their reward points to make purchases via PayPal. PayPal will also be able to process payments on ChaseNet, JPMorgan's payment network ...
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Growth opportunities in this market are accelerated by agile vendors and eager customers, finds Frost & Sullivan's Digital Transformation team SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The North American mobile workforce management (MWM) market is growing at an impressive rate, presenting strong opportunities for field service organizations and MWM providers. Vendors are leveraging novel technologies and selective acquisitions/alliances to meet ...
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