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CIOs embrace SaaS-based TBM to quantify IT’s value

December 6, 2017

Via: CIO

CIOs have long struggled to quantify the value of IT services relative to production costs, a financial black box that sows distrust between the tech department and business divisions. As IT implements additional digital capabilities in service of the business, […]


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Oath and Mozilla are suing each other after Firefox switches back to Google search

December 6, 2017

Via: Tech Crunch

Firefox’s default search engine has become the subject of a hotly contested legal battle, a few weeks after Mozilla announced it would be moving from Yahoo to Google. Yahoo’s new parent Oath filed a complaint against Mozilla in a California […]


Software, Tech

The Future of Blockchain Technology

December 4, 2017

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

So, you’ve probably been hearing the word Blockchain a lot lately, and that’s for good reason. Blockchain is the latest in a long line of technologies set to disrupt markets across the globe, just as AI and IoT have before […]


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12 tips for using DevOps to fuel digital transformation

December 1, 2017

Via: CIO

Successful digital transformation requires internal disruption, and CIOs intent on embracing a digital future must often alter their IT operating models to get there. Nowhere is this more evident than when it comes to developing software and services. To build […]


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Microsoft says ASLR behavior in Windows 10 is a feature, not a bug

November 28, 2017

Via: ZDnet

Security analyst Will Dormann of Carnegie Mellon University’s CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC) caused a major kerfuffle earlier this month when he tweeted that Windows 10’s implementation of a security feature known as system-wide mandatory ASLR is “essentially worthless.” That led […]


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Google Tells Russia It Doesn’t Discriminate Against Sputnik and RT in Its Search Results

November 27, 2017

Via: Fortune

Google does not change its search algorithm to re-rank individual websites, it said in a letter to Russia’s communications watchdog, after Moscow expressed concerns the search engine might discriminate against Russian media. The Roskomnadzor watchdog said earlier this month it […]


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Firefox’s faster, slicker, slimmer Quantum edition now out

November 14, 2017

Via: ArsTechnica

Mozilla is working on a major overhaul of its Firefox browser, and, with the general release of Firefox 57 today, has reached a major milestone. The version of the browser coming out today has a sleek new interface and, under […]


Hardware, Software, Tech

What is RPA? A revolution in business process automation

November 13, 2017

Via: CIO

More CIOs are turning to an emerging technology practice called robotic process automation (RPA) to streamline enterprise operations and reduce costs. With RPA, businesses can automate mundane rules-based business processes, enabling business users to devote more time to higher-value tasks. […]


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Twitter officially doubles character count, says most 280 testers didn’t use it

November 8, 2017

Via: ArsTechnica

If you logged into Twitter on Tuesday to rant about the news of the day, from various elections across the United States to the launch of the Xbox One X, you may have noticed some more breathing room in your […]


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Google’s new Android app: Manage storage, share files without using mobile data

November 8, 2017

Via: ZDnet

Google is preparing to launch a new Android app that will help users transfer files to other contacts without using up mobile data. The app is somewhat similar to Apple’s AirDrop, but rather is positioned as a “smart storage manager” […]