The Constitutional Court, Germany’s top court, deemed that the police and intelligence officers have unwarranted levels of access to mobile and internet user data, said Deutsche Welle. The court ruled that some regulations allowing such excessive access are unconstitutional. According...
China one of the countries with a high percentage of pirated software is taking actions to eliminate piracy. New anti-measures seem to have good results. Also the development of more and more Chinese software is a reason for the decrease...
A coordinated DDoS attack from an unknown source temporarily knocked 4chan offline in the latest attack against the high-profile group. The 4chan forum helped to create and cultivate the Anonymous hacker group that has used DDoS attacks against numerous companies in recent months as part of Operation Payback.
The leading provider of data protection services, InteliSecure, launched a new cloud-native platform to integrate the Microsoft 365 data protection into the system. The Managed Data Protection Service for Microsoft 365 is powered by Aperture, a platform that allows companies...
Verizon Wireless recently confirmed the very impressive HTC Incredible Google Android-powered smartphone will head to its network later this month, as Verizon looks for a new flagship phone.
In preparation for the new blockchain application, the data storage company Sharder increases its data storage space by 64 terabytes. Targeting the storage hub for island blockchain app Boxes, the company promises to deliver safe and secured data storage. The...
E-commerce giant Paytm Mall heavily denies alleged data breach that accessed the company’s entire databases. Last month, news circulated about an alleged cybercrime group John Wick, who has gained unrestricted access to the entire Paytm databases. A US-based cyber risk...
Two years after tech giant Microsoft’s Project Natick team conducted a wild experiment and submerging a data center off the coast of Orkney, Scotland in 2018, the team behind the experiment has retrieved the cylinder in attempts to gauge...
LIGHTNING UK! used our newssubmit to tell us that a new version of the DVD ripping software'DVD Decrypter has been released, bringing the version number up to 3.1.3.0. DVD Decrypter 3.1.3.0 (28/09/2002) Improved SPTI Support (Available in NT/2000/XP/.NET) Improved...
Nero has announced the 2019 version of its multimedia suite, Nero Platinum. Nero Platinum 2019 brings several new or revamped features such as the DriveSpan app, Nero Start, Nero KnowHow Plus and Live Guide, 1-Click Video Story, MediaHome, Duplicate Manager and Life Themes Pro. 
Health insurer company Premera Blue Cross will pay a fine of $6.8 million to resolve a data breach incident that affected ten million people. Dubbed as the second-largest HIPAA fine in history, the incident exposed individual’s protected information including complete...
Brazil has recently unveiled its largest artificial intelligence (AI) research facility, said ZDNet. This was possible through IBM’s partnership with public institutions The Sao Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and the University of Sao Paulo (USP). The AI research facility, named...
Intel announced Thursday, October 29, 2020, that it plans to acquire artificial intelligence software optimization firm SigOpt. The deal comes as the tech giant doubles down to boost its position in the business of AI. San Francisco-based startup company SigOpt...
A cyber incident suffered by Ticketmaster in 2018 resulted in the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) penalizing the company with a whopping £1.2 million in fines, said Silicon UK. The data privacy watchdog is known for going after firms that...
BBC Global News has recently introduced its new tool that converts written content to spoken word using artificial intelligence, said BBC. It uses a synthetic voice to read texts from its international website. The project came to fruition with the...
Tech company Lenovo recently launched four new solutions created to store and manage data, said CRN. The products seek to provide end-to-end management to aid customers to secure their files in a more efficient manner. Lenovo has been taking steps...

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