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Atman Rathod

UX Design in the Age of DevOps: Transformation Through Collaboration

By Atman Rathod | June 26, 2019

UX Design in the Age of DevOps DevOps is popular among modern IT strategists because it leaves no scope for lapses in the development process. It incorporates a holistic approach to software development by bringing together agile development and continuous

Inside the West’s failed fight against China’s ‘Cloud Hopper’ hackers

By Reuters | June 26, 2019

Eight of the world’s biggest technology service providers were hacked by Chinese cyber spies in an elaborate and years-long invasion, Reuters found. The invasion exploited weaknesses in those companies, their customers, and the Western system of technological defense. LONDON –

Wired

Senators Want Facebook to Put a Price on Your Data. Is That Possible?

By Wired | June 26, 2019

IN THESE DAYS of anti-tech ire, it’s a popular cocktail hour topic: How much is Facebook making off my data? Last year, I spent a month trying to find out, hawking my personal data on blockchain-based marketplaces. I came away with $0.003.

IDC

Growing Acceptance of Smart Home Devices Will Drive Double-Digit Growth Through 2023, According to a New IDC Forecast

By IDC | June 25, 2019

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., June 25, 2019 – Global shipments for smart home devices reached 168.6 million in the first quarter of 2019 (1Q19), up 37.3% from the previous year, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Smart Home Device

Jeremy Daniel

Find Competitive Advantage through AWS by Partnering With The Experts

By Jeremy Daniel | June 25, 2019

Setting up your cloud configuration is too important to not involve the experts MediaTemple & CloudTweaks Thought Leadership Brand Series So many great business ideas fail at the moment when strategy must turn to execution. Even the best laid plans

Facebook

Facebook’s Libra must obey anti-money laundering rules: French central banker

By CloudBuzz | June 25, 2019

PARIS (Reuters) – Facebook’s planned global ‘Libra’ cryptocurrency must respect anti-money laundering regulations and it must seek banking licenses if it offers banking services, France’s central bank chief said in a magazine interview. Facebook Inc announced plans last week to

Cloud Infographic

New 2019 Cloud Security Research Reveals Key Challenges for Security Professionals

By CloudBuzz | June 24, 2019

Data Loss and Leakage, Unauthorized Access Top List of Cloud Security Concerns SAN ANTONIO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Security professionals continue to face a number of major challenges as more organizations move legacy IT operations to cloud infrastructure and applications, and traditional security tools

Tech Crunch

Three years after moving off AWS, Dropbox infrastructure continues to evolve

By Tech Crunch | June 22, 2019

Conventional wisdom would suggest that you close your data centers and move to the cloud, not the other way around, but in 2016 Dropbox undertook the opposite journey. It (mostly) ended its long-time relationship with AWS and built its own data centers.

MIT tech review

A new deepfake detection tool should keep world leaders safe—for now

By MIT Technology Review | June 21, 2019

Donald Trump, Elizabeth Warren, and other presidential hopefuls will be protected against AI doppelgängers thanks to a technique that looks at how they move. An AI-produced video could show Donald Trump saying or doing something extremely outrageous and inflammatory. It

IBM News

IBM to win unconditional EU okay for $34 billion Red Hat deal: sources

By IBM Big Data | June 19, 2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – U.S. tech giant International Business Machines Corp is set to secure unconditional EU approval for its $34 billion bid for software company Red Hat, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. IBM is seeking to expand

Teradata

AI for Industrials: Why is it different?

By CloudBuzz | June 19, 2019

A few weeks ago I wrote a myth-busting post to tell the truth about using AI in industrial settings. But why is this coming up? What is different about industrial situations, and why can’t we use the cool AIs there? The data

Bloomberg

Facebook crypto plan draws fire

By CloudBuzz | June 19, 2019

European leaders have reacted with alarm to Facebook’s plans for a cryptocurrency. Citing privacy and money laundering concerns, French finance minister Bruno Le Maire says Libra must not “become a sovereign currency,” while a German member of the European Parliament warns