Kayla Matthews

Kayla Matthews is a technology writer dedicated to exploring issues related to the Cloud, Cybersecurity, IoT and the use of tech in daily life. Her work can be seen on such sites as The Huffington Post, MakeUseOf, and VMBlog. You can read more from Kayla on her personal website, Productivity Bytes.

Addressing Third-Party Security Vulnerabilities in 2019

By Kayla Matthews | January 15, 2019

Third-Party Security Vulnerabilities Organizations and businesses often spend a lot of time worrying about internal security, both online and off. Infrastructure is often put in place with security front and center, as a means to mitigate potential risks and data

Fake Tech Support Centers Raided in India: Scams Uncovered

By Kayla Matthews | December 18, 2018

Scams Uncovered – Fake Tech Support Computers are fantastic until they don’t work as expected. Then, people often get flustered and anxiously wonder how to make their machines function normally again. Scammers at fake tech support centers — frequently based

6 Robotics Industry Predictions for 2019

By Kayla Matthews | December 17, 2018

Robotics Industry Predictions It’s clear that robotics will have a dominant influence on 2019, but how might it play out? Here are six possibilities: 1. The Potential for Drone Deliveries Will Become More Apparent Although many people are frustrated that

This New Antenna Can Now Support Multiple 5G Communications at Once

By Kayla Matthews | December 11, 2018

Multiple 5G Communications Although the widespread commercial rollout of the 5G network happens in 2020, numerous telecommunications companies are testing new technologies and will present 5G-related advancements in 2019. For 5G’s arrival to be successful, though, equipment must exist to

The Lasting Damages of a Data Breach

By Kayla Matthews | November 27, 2018

Data Breach Damages Data breaches make an organization’s representatives painfully aware of the common phrase, “Time is money.” They scramble to recover lost information and limit the reach hackers have. It’s undoubtedly important to take those immediate actions, but affected

Do Gun Owners Deserve Data Privacy, Too?

By Kayla Matthews | November 19, 2018

Gun Owners and Data Privacy That the United States witnesses an unprecedented number of mass shootings in an average year is beyond dispute. What we’ve made contentious is where we go from here. No matter how you feel about guns

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Why Nonprofits Might Be at Higher Risk for Cyberattacks

By Kayla Matthews | October 10, 2018

Cyberattacks On Nonprofits Today’s society is one where any organization operating online is theoretically at risk for cyberattacks. Such incidents could tarnish reputations, result in profit and data losses and even get so severe that they force the attacked organizations

Key Findings of the 2018 IDG Cloud Computing Study

By Kayla Matthews | September 17, 2018

IDG Cloud Computing Study The results of the 2018 IDG Cloud Computing study highlight how interest in the technology isn’t fading and a growing number of companies are embracing it or at least want to do so. The survey, which

The Role of Big Data in the Medical Marijuana Industry

By Kayla Matthews | August 17, 2018

Medical Marijuana Industry Given that it’s already playing a role in disrupting and even revolutionizing entire industries almost overnight, it’s no surprise to learn that big data has its digits in medical marijuana, too. In fact, it’s been in large

How the Cloud Has Changed the Construction Industry

By Kayla Matthews | July 31, 2018

Cloud Construction Industry Cloud and remote computing have transformed the modern world in many ways. One may not expect so, but the technology has even taken hold in completely unrelated industries — construction and development is a great example. Why