Daily Tech Briefing July 16, 2018

Intel Buys eASIC to Add Structured ASICs to Its Portfolio VIDEO

July 16, 2018 10:20 AM
DAILY VIDEO: Intel adds structured ASICs to its product lineup with its eASIC acquisition, and Microsoft challenges Slack with a free version of Teams.
BEC Email Scam

Business Email Compromise Losses Top $12B, FBI Warns

July 16, 2018 7:33 AM
The FBI has revised its figure for the total amount of financial losses from business email compromise attacks, as real estate-related scams grow.
Workstation SSD Storage Upgrades

How to Upgrade Your Workstation With High-Capacity RAID Data Storage

July 13, 2018 5:15 PM
eWEEK HOW-TO FEATURE PART 3: You’ll probably notice the most immediate improvement in speeding up your old workstation when you replace your old hard drives with SSDs, but what to do about the RAID system?
Chrome Ad Blocking Starts

Google Makes 'Site Isolation' the Default Setting in Chrome Browser

July 13, 2018 5:05 PM
The Site Isolation security feature is designed to mitigate impact of attacks that exploit Spectre CPU vulnerabilities, Google says.

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Windows 10 Autopilot Update

Windows 10 Preview Build Enables Biometric Logins for Remote Desktops

July 13, 2018 3:45 PM
Windows 10 business users soon will be able to log into their remote desktop sessions using Microsoft's Windows Hello biometric technology.

OpsRamp: Product Overview and Analysis

July 13, 2018 3:40 PM
OpsRamp is a cloud-based IT operations management platform that brings together on-premises and cloud infrastructure through discovery, monitoring, escalation management and automation.
Broadcom Bids for CA Technology

Broadcom Surprises Industry With $19 Billion Bid for CA Technologies

July 13, 2018 2:45 PM
Tech industry analysts debate the merits of the proposed acquisition, which Broadcom officials said will make the company a larger IT infrastructure player.
Apple MacBook Pro Upgrades

Apple Unveils New MacBook Pro Models; Remains Mum on New Mac Desktops

July 13, 2018 2:05 PM
The latest 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro laptops get more power and features, including available 6-core processors for the 15-inch model.
Justin Cappos TUF

How The Update Framework Improves Software Distribution Security VIDEO

July 13, 2018 1:38 PM
VIDEO: Justin Cappos, assistant professor at New York University and founder of The Update Framework (TUF) open-source project, provides insight into the process of securing software updates.

Splice Machine Data Platform for Intelligent Apps Launches on Azure

July 13, 2018 1:15 PM
Addition of Azure deployments to AWS gives enterprises another cloud choice to use open source, scale-out SQL databases, data warehouse and machine learning platforms in one package.

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