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An Update on the Fourth Industrial Revolution 2021-03-01 07:00:00We are in the midst of what many are calling the Fourth Industrial Revolution. This is a time of disruption, massive change, opportunities, and signif

Successful Phishers Make Slim Gains in 2020 2021-02-24 13:25:47Catastrophic events, like a pandemic, coupled with hasty technological change such as many people forced to work from home immediately, have been a ri

Lessons Learned From the SolarWinds Supply Chain Hack 2021-02-23 18:10:15In a recent Linux Foundation blog post titled "Preventing Supply Chain Attacks like SolarWinds," the foundation's Director of Open Source Supply Ch

Silver Sparrow Malware Hatched on 30,000 Macs 2021-02-23 07:00:00Nearly 30,000 Macs have been infected with a new malware strain. Discovered by researchers at Red Canary, the malware has been sitting on it hosts wai

It's Time to Consider 3D Printed Homes 2021-02-22 07:00:00This emerging building method is far less wasteful, far faster, and far cheaper to build much sturdier homes. The only real downside is that the skill

Researchers Repurpose Drugs to Fight COVID in Elderly 2021-02-18 12:41:22Researchers have discovered a way to identify existing drugs that can be potentially repurposed to fight COVID-19 in the elderly. The researchers said

How Biometric Authentication Methods Will Revamp the Commerce 2021-02-17 08:00:00As they become more prominent, consumers will enjoy shopping experiences that no longer rely on payments from a piece of plastic with a four-digit pin

A New Twist to Virtual Desktop Cloud Computing 2021-02-16 10:00:00Desktop as a Service provider Shells offers a new component to virtual cloud computing. It brings Linux distros and Windows 10 to any computer, mobile

The Future of Cybersecurity in 2021 and Beyond 2021-02-16 08:00:00Cybersecurity experts predict that in 2021 there will be a cyberattack incident every 11 seconds. This is nearly twice what it was in 2019, and four t

The Evolving Future of the Office 2021-02-15 07:00:00I participated in a group analyst event several weeks ago about companies converting their offices into collections of meeting rooms. We couldn't pic

Wearable Device Aims to Diminish Distractions, Sharpen Focus 2021-02-11 07:00:00Foci is a "Focus Wearable" device by U.K.-based company Tinylogics that combines cognitive biometrics with artificial intelligence and machine learn

Hacker Attempts to Poison Florida City's Water Supply 2021-02-10 07:06:00A cyber intruder broke into the computer network of the water treatment system of Oldsmar, Fla. and attempted to poison it with lye. News of the attac

PCWorld

Five ways the iPad Pro could benefit from New! 2021-03-04 07:00:00The latest rumor about the iPad Pro is that it will have a processor on par with the M1 chip for the Mac. Here’s why that might matter.

What type of SSD should you buy? New! 2021-03-04 06:30:00Solid-state drives have clear advantages over old-school hard-disk drives: SSDs are faster, quieter, and consume less power. Problem is, they also com

How to benchmark your PC laptop for real-world New! 2021-03-04 06:00:00Everybody wants to know how well their laptop performs, but usually for different reasons. Was that high-end processor you optioned worth the extra mo

Cord-cutting sports fans might soon have a savior: New! 2021-03-04 06:00:00Live sports streaming without cable could get less expensive thanks to gambling.

PCWorld's March Digital Magazine: Samsung's Galaxy S21 vs. 2021-03-03 19:05:00Stay on top of the latest tech with PCWorld’s Digital Magazine. Available as single copies or as a monthly subscription, it highlights the best

AMD's game-boosting Smart Access Memory is coming to 2021-03-03 16:03:00The $479 Radeon RX 6700 XT obviously stole the spotlight at AMD’s “Where Gaming Begins: Ep. 3” event on Wednesday, but before Radeon

Google Chrome will replace third-party cookies with tracking 2021-03-03 14:39:00Google has pledged to crack down on third-party cookies in its Chrome browser for over a year now, taking progressive steps to weed out the code that&

Brave Search is a privacy-first search engine 2021-03-03 13:34:00Browser privacy is a big deal, as Google and other companies use your search data to serve you ads while you surf the web. While most users accept tha

AMD's $479 Radeon RX 6700 XT targets silky-smooth 2021-03-03 11:18:00AMD’s new $479 Radeon RX 6700 XT graphics card will target gamers who want to play at 1440p with max settings but its best feature may be that i

Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro review: A little bit 2021-03-03 06:30:00Priced at just $199.99, the Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro are worthy options for Samsung-focused Android users who want a little bit of everything packed in

Hands on: Samsung Galaxy SmartTags shine most within 2021-03-03 06:30:00Samsung Galaxy SmartTags have entered a market already dominated by the third-party Tile tracker, and possibly about to be disrupted by the rumored ci

Microsoft Mesh: Why you should be skeptical about 2021-03-03 06:13:00I am very skeptical about Microsoft Mesh, the company’s new virtual-reality platform, and you should be, too. Microsoft's last attempt at virtu

FOX News

Ranked: Best browsers for privacy 2021-02-20 08:13:37A browser is your gateway to the web and the cybercriminals looking to take advantage of you.

US government an ‘easy target’ for scammers amid 2021-02-18 13:28:11The “Scam Me if You Can” author, whose autobiography inspired the Hollywood film “Catch Me if You Can," predicted pandemic relief f

Ron DeSantis pushes bill aimed to take power 2021-02-16 02:01:45Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday said he will support legislation to shift the balance of power back to consumers in the state and away from Big Te

5 ways to a strong password and better 2021-02-13 11:43:01A compilation of more than 3.2 billion unique pairs of emails and passwords was recently leaked on a popular hacking forum according to a report last

Quick tech fix: Stop annoying notifications for good 2021-02-13 10:47:25Remember the days before our gadgets were buzzing and beeping at us all day long? Yeah, me neither. Maybe your issue is email.

Privacy tip: How to delete cookies from your 2021-02-13 10:31:43Make no mistake: You’re being tracked.

Political divide forms social media relationships, says MIT 2021-02-13 10:07:24Researchers at MIT Sloan School of Management found that politics is the tie that binds strangers on social media.

Local West Virginia newspaper slams Big Tech for 2021-02-11 16:34:23Doug Reynolds of the Charleston Gazette-Mail, a Pulitzer-Prize winning paper, filed a lawsuit claiming companies like Facebook and Google are allegedl

Texas faces difficult road with bill to go 2021-02-09 10:06:18Texas' has a huge mountain to climb to curtail Big Tech's power on squelching free speech, Biotech entrepreneur Vivek Ramaswamy argued on Tuesd

5 annoying Alexa and Amazon Echo settings you 2021-02-08 13:14:11If you have an Amazon Echo at home, you need to dive into the privacy settings.

True or false: You should reboot your computer 2021-02-06 10:13:17There are few certainties in life: Death, taxes, and turning your computer off and on when there’s a problem.

Iranian cyber groups continue to masquerade as American 2021-02-06 09:31:49Iranian cyber actors are likely behind the creation of an inflammatory website called Enemies of the People and continue to be active despit

TechCrunch

Making sense of the $6.5B Okta-Auth0 deal New! 2021-03-04 17:48:20When Okta announced that it was acquiring Auth0 yesterday for $6.5 billion, the deal raised eyebrows. After all, it’s a substantial amount of mo

Data is the world’s most valuable (and vulnerable) New! 2021-03-04 17:16:36I believe generational startups will be created from 2020's reckoning with cybersecurity, just as they’ve been created coming out of market dis

Asynchronous video startup Weet just launched to cement New! 2021-03-04 17:09:05For founder Najette Fellache, coming to the Bay Area a few years ago from Nantes, France was a way to grow a company she’d founded and which was

Flourish, a startup that aims to help banks New! 2021-03-04 16:28:19It’s not uncommon these days to hear of U.S.-based investors backing Latin American startups. But it’s not every day that we hear of Latin

Inside Workvivo’s plans to take on Microsoft in New! 2021-03-04 15:40:18Maintaining company culture when the majority of staff is working remotely is a challenge for every organization — big and small. This was an is

Will moving, ‘spacial video’ start to eat into New! 2021-03-04 14:53:55With most of us locked into a square video box on platforms like Zoom, the desire to break away and perhaps wander around a virtual space is strong. T

Coursera is planning to file to go public New! 2021-03-04 14:51:08Coursera, an online education platform that has seen its business grow amid the coronavirus pandemic, is planning to file paperwork tomorrow for its i

Whatnot raises $20M for its livestreaming platform built New! 2021-03-04 14:23:58When I first wrote about Whatnot in February of last year, they were just getting started. Aiming to be the GOAT of collectible toys, they were focusi

Stream raises $38M as its chat and activity New! 2021-03-04 14:17:29A lot of our communication these days with each other is digital, and today one of the companies enabling that — with APIs to build chat experie

Announcing the Early Stage Pitch-Off judges New! 2021-03-04 14:09:35TechCrunch Early Stage is coming around the corner fast, April 1 and 2. You still have a chance to pitch your startup on the famous TC stage to an ama

German insurtech platform Hepster raises $10M Series A New! 2021-03-04 13:40:37Hepster, an insurtech platform from Germany, has raised $10 million in a Series A funding round led by Element Ventures. Also participating was Sevent

Google speeds up its release cycle for Chrome New! 2021-03-04 13:35:17Google today announced that its Chrome browser is moving to a faster release cycle by shipping a new milestone every four weeks instead of the current