2022 AI Trends: How Will AI Affect You?
What does the crystal ball portend for AI as we are halfway through the first business quarter of the year? First, of course, we already know that artificial intelligence (AI) impacts every industry on the planet. Here are some areas in which AI will play a more significant role... Read more
How Misleading Videos About Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine Spread on Twitter
Twitter has been filled with misleading videos and photos about Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Getty Images As news broke that Russia had invaded Ukraine, Twitter user @AndreyZhukovv posted a video of buildings blanketed in darkness. A bright flash lights the sky followed by a loud boom. The user described... Read more
20 Best Tools for a Home Toolkit (2022): Stud Finder, Cordless Drill, and More
Next time you receive a repair bill, check out the breakdown of the invoice. Most of the time, the bulk of the cost doesn’t come from parts. It comes from labor. Paying people to fix things is expensive. You can save a ton of money—and a ton of waiting—if... Read more
Nvidia cyberattack not related to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, report says
Join today’s leading executives online at the Data Summit on March 9th. Register here. Nvidia has yet to disclose further details on the cyber “incident” that it has been investigating — but a report Friday said the apparent cyberattack was not tied to the crisis in Ukraine that’s been... Read more
Russia Invades Ukraine: Latest Updates as US Personally Sanctions Putin
A demonstration against Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, in front of NATO headquarters in Brussels. Omar Havana/Getty Images Russia invaded Ukraine on Thursday in a move it termed a “special military operation” but that US President Joe Biden called a “brutal assault … without justification” and Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy... Read more
Russia will get hit hardest in cyberwar over Ukraine, expert says
Join today’s leading executives online at the Data Summit on March 9th. Register here. As substantial as the cyberattack capabilities of Russia’s affiliated hacker groups might be, the worldwide cyber effort to oppose Vladimir Putin’s unprovoked aggression against Ukraine will likely prove to be greater, a former U.S. Cyber... Read more
How A.I. is Transforming the Investment Sector?
The past two years have significantly progressed the development and application of many digital services, products, and investment strategies. This also applies to artificial intelligence and blockchain. A wide variety of applications are already being used in everyday life. Companies with a significant footprint in the A.I. sector have... Read more
Conti Ransomware Group Warns Retaliation if West Launches Cyberattack on Russia
Ukrainian military vehicles move past Independence Square in central Kyiv on Feb. 24. Daniel Leal/Getty Images Russian ransomware group Conti has warned that it will deploy its “full capacity to deliver retaliatory measures” if the US and its Western allies use cyberwarfare as a measure against Russia’s invasion of... Read more
Tencent acquires Polish game developer and publisher 1C Entertainment
GamesBeat Summit 2022 returns with its largest event for leaders in gaming on April 26-28th. Reserve your spot here! 1C Entertainment, the Polish studio behind games like King’s Bounty, today announced it has been acquired by Tencent. Tencent will hold the majority stake in the company, and it plans to... Read more
The Russia-Ukraine cyberwar may have already begun. Is the United States next?
As Russia’s tanks rolled into Ukraine and its missiles struck targets across the country, its hackers launched waves of cyberattacks. In the weeks and days leading up to the Russian invasion, Ukrainian websites were defaced and taken offline, and data-wiping malware was unleashed on government systems. And while the... Read more