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Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure

Cloud computing will power pandemic recovery in 2021

October 21, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Looking at the public clouds developed in the last 15 years, it almost seems like they were designed to handle the global demand shock caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Not only did the pandemic turn millions of office workers into […]


Federal, Policy

Justice Department to file landmark antitrust case against Google

October 20, 2020

Via: Fortune

The Justice Department is expected to file a lawsuit Tuesday alleging that Google has been abusing its online dominance in online search to stifle competition and harm consumers, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press. The litigation […]


Federal, Policy

What the Democrats could prioritize if they win the presidency and both chambers of Congress

October 20, 2020

Via: Fortune

Regardless of the bravado of President Trump, Republicans seem to think he’ll lose next month’s presidential election to Joe Biden. “Y’all have a good chance of winning the White House,” South Carolina senator Lindsey Graham said to Democratic senator Amy […]


Attacks & Breaches, Security

U.S. charges six Russian intelligence officers for extensive cyberattacks including NotPetya ransomware

October 20, 2020

Via: TechSpot

The Russian intel officers are believed to be apart of the Russian’s secretive Sandworm hacking group. Some of the attacks allegedly perpetrated by this group include the cyberattack on the Ukrainian power grid in December 2015 and the NotPetya ransomware […]


Infrastructure, Wireless Infrastructure

Anti-5G saboteurs raise alarm across Europe

October 19, 2020

Via: Fortune

Europe’s timely rollout of 5G is being threatened by the sabotage of new infrastructure and other expressions of mistrust, more than half the EU’s countries warned Monday. In a letter to the European Commission, 15 countries said they were witnessing […]


Infrastructure, Wireless Infrastructure

Verizon “nationwide” 5G ready for iPhone 12—don’t expect a big speed boost

October 14, 2020

Via: ArsTechnica

Verizon today announced “nationwide” 5G coverage along with support for the new 5G-enabled iPhones. But for most consumers, Verizon’s 5G upgrade won’t make much of a difference. The newly enabled 5G runs on the same spectrum bands used by Verizon […]


Federal, Policy

Why a very conservative Supreme Court will be bad for business

October 13, 2020

Via: Fortune

Businesses may be looking forward to a very conservative Supreme Court that gives them free rein. But ignoring stakeholder interests is a recipe for long-term disaster. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s passing last month leaves a vacant seat on the court […]


Networking Security, Security

DoJ and six US allies appeal for backdoors in encrypted services, again

October 13, 2020

Via: TechSpot

The statement has been signed by government representatives from the US, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, India, and Japan. “Particular implementations of encryption technology, however, pose significant challenges to public safety, including to highly vulnerable members of our societies like […]


Federal, Policy

How a Biden administration could reverse the four-decade decline of America’s working class

October 13, 2020

Via: Fortune

President Trump has waffled on whether to participate in negotiations over fresh relief funding to stimulate the economy and provide desperately needed support for millions of Americans reeling from COVID-19. Coming in the wake of a weak jobs report and […]


Federal, Policy

Dr. Scott Gottlieb: U.S. could never coronavirus test as much as China but it must get better

October 12, 2020

Via: CNBC

Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Monday the U.S. still needs to expand and improve its coronavirus testing and contact tracing to bring its epidemic under control — even if it will never be able to employ an operation as […]