Daily Tech Briefing Sept. 18, 2017

Apple's iPhone X 'Truly an Engineering Marvel,' Analyst Claims VIDEO

September 18, 2017 10:47 AM | ()
DAILY VIDEO: Apple's new iPhone X and iPhone 8 models hit the target, analysts find; malware alerts prompt Google to purge Android apps from its Play store; Microsoft readies new "Project Honolulu" GUI tools for Windows Server; and there's more.
Equifax Breach

Equifax Breach Leads to CIO, CSO Departures as Investigation Continues

September 18, 2017 10:45 AM | ()
The credit reporting agency confirms that it was a known vulnerability in the Apache Struts framework that enabled attackers to steal information.
Cloud storage 2

How to Get Speed of NAS and Capacity of Cloud Without Compromises SLIDESHOW

September 18, 2017 9:12 AM | ()
Network-attached storage has the speed; the cloud has the capacity. But combining both exposes their weaknesses. A better way is to reinvent NAS to avoid tradeoffs.

Apple Watch Series 3 Is a Small Upgrade, but Important Step Forward SLIDESHOW

September 18, 2017 7:59 AM | ()
With the newly added cellular connectivity and an affordable price tag, the Apple Watch 3 could be the surprise hit of Apple's device lineup for the holiday season.

More News


CCleaner Hacked, Infecting Millions With Backdoor Malware

September 18, 2017 7:46 AM | ()
The widely used software tool that helps users get rid of unwanted files and applications on Windows was exploited by unknown hackers.

Webinar September 20: Designing a Proactive Approach to Information Security with Cyber Threat Hunting

September 18, 2017 7:34 AM | ()
Discover why a cyber strategy based on protection alone is not sufficient anymore. Fortifying your cyber security with threat analysis will help your organization identify threat actors, their purpose, intentions, infrastructure, and weaknesses.
Toshiba Protege Review

Toshiba’s Protégé X20W-D Business Ultrabook Is Tough and Reliable

September 16, 2017 1:25 PM | ()
REVIEW: This laptop is built for business travel as well as for work in the office. It comes with the features you expect in a very thin form that’s as attractive as it is portable.

Facebook Turns Over Details of Russian Campaign Ads to Mueller

September 15, 2017 6:07 PM | ()
The added information included copies of the ads and details about the accounts that bought them and the targeting criteria they used, a Wall Street Journal report said.
Windows 10 Futures

Microsoft Offers Peek at Windows 10 Future After Fall Creators Update

September 15, 2017 2:41 PM | ()
Although light on new features, Windows 10 Insider preview build 16362 offers some clues to what Microsoft has planned for the future.
Google Diversity Issue

Three Female Ex-Employees Sue Google Claiming Wage Discrimination

September 15, 2017 3:43 PM | ()
A lawsuit filed by three former employees claims Google is systematically and knowingly paying women employees less than comparable male workers. Google says allegations are untrue.