macOS 10.14 Mojave With Dark Mode, Desktop Stacks Released: How to Download and Install

Apple on Monday released macOS Mojave version 10.14 for its range of iMac and MacBook devices, a launch date it had confirmed earlier this month. To recall, the update was first announced at the tech giant's annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2018 and brought new features such as a much-needed system-wide Dark Mode, Stacks, a [...]

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SwiftKey for Android Gets Real-Time Two-Way Translation, Skype to Push New Version to Desktop Users Starting November

Microsoft acquired SwiftKey in 2016, and now it has introduced one of its best features into the keyboard app. Microsoft has merged Translator into SwiftKey allowing real-time translation in conversations. Furthermore, another Microsoft product, Skype, will now starting moving desktop users to the latest version 8 starting November. The latest version was improved recently after [...]

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Facebook Says Up to 50 Million Accounts Breached by Hackers

Facebook revealed on Friday that up to 50 million accounts were breached by hackers, dealing a blow to the social network's effort to convince users to trust it with their data. The social network is investigating the extent of harm done when hackers exploited a trio of software flaws to steal "access tokens," the equivalent [...]

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How Humans Fit Into Google’s Machine Future

In 1998, Google began humbly, formally incorporated in a Menlo Park garage, providing search results from a server housed in Lego bricks. Its success was based on an algorithm that analysed the linking structure of the internet itself to evaluate what web pages are most reputable and useful. But founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page [...]

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Paytm raises $300 million from Berkshire Hathaway

As a part of the deal, Berkshire Hathaway ’s investment manager Todd Combs, who was leading the investment discussions, will join Paytm’s board New Delhi: One97 Communications Ltd, the parent of Paytm, has raised $300 million from Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc., according to regulatory documents sourced from Paper.vc. Mint had first reported on 17 [...]

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Mozilla’s Firefox Monitor Now Lets Anyone Check If Their Email Was Compromised in Data Breach

Mozilla has launched Firefox Monitor, a free service to notify individuals concerned about their privacy in case of a data breach. The service - which has been built in partnership with Australian Web security expert Troy Hunt, the creator of 'Have I Been Pwned' website - was piloted back in June. It allows people to [...]

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Cyber Security Today: Sept. 26, 2018 — Data breaches, botnets and credentials stuffing, macOS update

Three data breaches, botnets used for credential stuffing attacks and a macOS update. Three data breaches to tell you about: –Shein, an online fashion retailer, says some 6.4 million customers may have been affected by a data breach over the summer. Stolen data include email addresses and encrypted passwords. Depending on how the passwords were [...]

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What you need to know to become a data-driven organization

A recent Forrester study found that although three-quarters of companies want to be data-driven, only 29 per cent actually achieve it.Data-driven companies are those that succeed in harnessing their data to gain insights they can use to grow the business. Forrester says that insight-driven businesses are global leaders, growing by more than 30 per cent [...]

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Facebook’s CodeFWD programme to boost coding skills of students

San Francisco: Facebook has launched in the US free online education programme CodeFWD to increase the numbers of underrepresented and female students interested in pursuing computer programming. "We're working on a number of initiatives like CodeFWD to widen the pipeline of diverse talent studying computer science so the next generation of tech innovators reflects and [...]

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Adobe, Microsoft, SAP Announce ‘Open Data Initiative’ to ‘Eliminate Silos’

Business software companies SAP, Microsoft, and Adobe said on Monday they were forming a data alliance that will make it easier for clients running their applications to get a better overview of the customer. The partners announced the Open Data Initiative at a Microsoft conference in Orlando, Florida, saying it would help break down information [...]

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