Report: Only 13.6% of tech leaders believe they’ve ‘mastered’ cloud security

Report: Only 13.6% of tech leaders believe they’ve ‘mastered’ cloud security

We’re excited to bring Transform 2022 back to life on July 19th and virtually July 20-28. Join AI and data leaders for sensible conversations and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! A new report by Canonical highlights the development of Hybrid Cloud and Multicloud with over 83% solutions, reporting that they are using either Hybrid or…

Facebook Has Been Monetizing Searches for the Buffalo Shooting Video

Facebook Has Been Monetizing Searches for the Buffalo Shooting Video

People searching on Facebook for footage of Saturday’s racist shooting in Buffalo, NY, may come across posts with footage of the attack or links to websites promising full video of the gunman. Interconnected between those posts, they may have seen different types of ads. The social network sometimes has ads next to posts offering clips…

Ron Gilbert and Dave Grossman are ready to Return to Monkey Island

Ron Gilbert and Dave Grossman are ready to Return to Monkey Island

Did you miss the GamesBeat Summit 2022 session? All sessions are now available to stream. Now look. Returning to Monkey Island with Ron Gilbert and Dave Grossman (aptly named). The two worked together to create The 1990’s The Secret of Monkey Island, one of the funniest games ever. They then topped the effort with 1992’s…

The Download: China’s disinfection obsession, and US anti-disinformation board woes

In a one-minute video that went viral in early May in China, three government workers in hazmat suits spray disinfectant on someone’s home: inside the fridge, under the television, on the bed. On social media, Chinese people worry about whether their home will experience the same treatment if they are unlucky enough to catch the…

WhatsApp introduces commercial services as Meta, its parent, seeks fresh revenue.

WhatsApp introduces commercial services as Meta, its parent, seeks fresh revenue.

More than eight years after agreeing to buy one of the world’s largest messaging apps, a company formerly known as Facebook has decided to start making money from it. WhatsApp, a popular messaging service owned by Facebook’s parent company Meta, said on Thursday that it was opening up commercial services to people who want to…

Online whiteboarding platform Miro unveils new tools to strengthen hybrid work

Online whiteboarding platform Miro unveils new tools to strengthen hybrid work

We’re excited to bring Transform 2022 back to life on July 19th and virtually July 20-28. Join AI and data leaders for sensible conversations and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Since the launch of COVID-19 in 2020, the number of employees using collaboration tools has grown significantly, with Gartner reporting in its Digital Worker Experience…

5G private networks enable business everywhere

5G private networks enable business everywhere

Jagdish says the manufacturing industry is rapidly exploring 5G technologies, mostly to enable AI-powered use cases such as closed-loop production, adaptive production, predictive analysis for maintenance and augmented reality (XR) based worker training and safety. , Says Jagdish. General Manager for a private and dedicated network at Dentuluri, KeySite Technologies. “It’s not about a static…

Seeking Pills, Young People Head to Social Media, With Deadly Results

Seeking Pills, Young People Head to Social Media, With Deadly Results

Now, when Snapchat users search for “fanta,” “xanax” or other drug language, the results are blocked. They are redirected to a video channel in the app with content from nonprofit groups and CDCs that address the dangers of “fantapills” – alleged oxycontin, percoset, xanax and adderall. According to Facebook’s latest Community Standards report, it cracked…

How weaponized ransomware is quickly becoming more lethal

How weaponized ransomware is quickly becoming more lethal

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Ransomware attackers continue to weaponize vulnerabilities faster than ever, setting a relentless pace. A recent survey published by Sophos found that 66% of organizations…

Why China is still obsessed with disinfecting everything

Why China is still obsessed with disinfecting everything

As China struggles with its largest-ever increase in covid cases, scientists say the government’s decision to continue the story of a significant surface infection risk means that time and money are poured into the wrong things during a crisis. Is, scientists say. Measures to prevent airborne transmission are more effective. The policy of prioritizing disinfection…