March 28, 2017 Tech Briefing

Cyber-Thieves Using Persistent Bot to Steal Gift Card Balances VIDEO

March 28, 2017 2:00 PM | ()
DAILY VIDEO: Cyber-thieves using GiftGhostBot to steal gift card balances; Google threatens to distrust Symantec SSL/TLS certificates; Google warns users it plans to remove SMS texting from Hangouts; and there's more.
ClearSky.Data

ClearSky Data Adds Backup, DR to Its Managed Service

March 28, 2017 12:58 PM | ()
Using a ClearSky package, users pay only for a single, fully protected copy of their data that is accessible on-premises or in the cloud.

Apple Patches Large Number of Flaws in iOS, macOS Updates

March 28, 2017 12:53 PM | ()
With its iOS 10.3 and macOS 10.12.4 security updates, Apple patches a number of interesting flaws, but none that were apparently related to the recent WikiLeaks Vault 7 Central Intelligence Agency disclosure.
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AWS's Amazon Connect Provides Instant Call Centers in the Cloud

March 28, 2017 11:25 AM | ()
Instead of requiring help from IT teams and specialized consultants, Amazon Connect can be configured and run directly by line-of-business employees.

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10 Useful Apps to Add to Your New Samsung Galaxy S8 Smartphone SLIDESHOW

March 28, 2017 10:41 AM | ()
Samsung will introduce the Galaxy S8 Smartphone March 29 in New York City. New smartphones always require some new mobile applications. Here are 10 useful apps to choose from.
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GNOME 3.24 Provides Users With More Pleasing Linux Desktop Experience SLIDESHOW

March 28, 2017 7:26 AM | ()
The newest update of the GNOME desktop environment adds a number of enhanced features, including a new Night Light mode.
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Quiet Release of New iPad Signals Change in Apple Marketing Approach

March 27, 2017 10:24 PM | ()
NEWS ANALYSIS: The only mention of the new version of the iPad and the updated version of iOS were press releases. There was no over-the-top announcement or parade of Apple executives.
Facebook.Live.Location

Facebook Starts New Live Location Feature for Messenger App

March 27, 2017 5:41 PM | ()
Live Location makes it easier for users to coordinate with as many people as a user wants.
Azure Backup

Microsoft Azure Feature Checks for Defects in VM Backups

March 27, 2017 5:12 PM | ()
A new feature in Microsoft Azure backs helps customers ensure that their virtual machine backups will work without a hitch.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Rumors

Samsung to Include Its Bixby AI Assistant on Galaxy S8 Phones

March 27, 2017 4:56 PM | ()
Bixby, Samsung's version of Siri, will debut on the upcoming smartphone, while an SDK and more Bixby product integrations will follow.

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