- Published on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 10:29
Car service app Uber found itself in trouble again when top executive Emil Michael was caught at a dinner party suggesting that the company hire opposition researchers to dig up dirt on the (predominantly female) journalists who have been asking uncomfortable questions about the crazy successful car service startup caught up in scandal after scandal.
- Published on Wednesday, 12 November 2014 10:22
Windows 8 is quite possibly the worst desktop operating system that Microsoft ever released. Since Windows 8 is going up against such all-time flop-a-doodles as Vista and Windows ME, that’s saying something.
And it’s not just me saying that. The marketplace agrees. Look at NetMarketShare’s October 2014 operating system market share numbers.
- Published on Friday, 07 November 2014 10:07
To attract workers in the competitive technology job market, remote connectivity service provider LogMeIn decided that a change of address was needed.
For about a decade, the company was based in an office park in Woburn, Massachusetts, a suburb 10 miles north of Boston.
- Published on Monday, 03 November 2014 09:47
Google plans to remove support for the aging Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) version 3.0 protocol in Google Chrome 40, which is expected to ship in about two months.
The decision comes after Google security researchers recently discovered a dangerous design flaw in SSL 3.0.
- Published on Thursday, 30 October 2014 13:59
In 1998, Chris Wysopal and friends discovered a way to shut down the internet.
With just 30 minutes of work they believed they could do enough damage to stop the world wide network operating for a couple of days.
- Published on Monday, 27 October 2014 09:55
I've gotten a few questions from concerned readers about a fast-approaching deadline date for Windows 7.
After October 31, 2014 -- Microsoft will no longer provide its PC partners or systems builders with copies of Windows 7 Home Basic, Home Premium and/or Ultimate to preinstall on new PCs.
- Published on Friday, 17 October 2014 10:04
Apple Pay launches on Monday and CEO Tim Cook said that another 500 banks are supporting the payment platform and will come online over time. "We think it's going to be profound," gushed Cook.
- Published on Monday, 13 October 2014 16:02
The submissions came from more than 6,000 people who asked the search engine to erase links to more than 60,000 websites.
- Published on Tuesday, 07 October 2014 12:13