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Slack Discloses Breach of Its Github Code Repository
Ever since Elon Musk spent $44 billion on Twitter and laid off a large percentage of the company’s staff, there have been concerns about data breaches. Now it seems a security incident that predates Musk’s takeover is causing headaches. This week, it emerged that hackers released a trove of 200 million email addresses... Read more
3 ways tech leaders can take the right risks
Check out all the on-demand sessions from the Intelligent Security Summit here. During my tech career, I’ve learned that fear of failure can hold digital product teams back. Conversely, I’ve seen what can happen when they act boldly.  I’ve worked on groundbreaking location technology that mapped out emergency room... Read more
Are foldable phones and tablets cool again? That’ll be up to Samsung, LG, TCL and the other device makers.  But after seeing the Samsung Flex Hybrid, which folds and slides, this week at CES 2023, I’m starting to once again feel excited about the cutting-edge tech that has yet to... Read more
New Details Emerge About Apple’s Mixed-Reality Headset
If you’re into virtual reality, you were probably focused on the news coming out of CES this week. There was no shortage of new augmented reality glasses and virtual reality headsets. But the biggest AR-VR news came from a company that very deliberately did not announce it at CES. More... Read more
How to leverage data and technology in an increasingly automated world
Check out all the on-demand sessions from the Intelligent Security Summit here. With the advent of process automation and machine learning (ML) technologies, companies are increasingly confronted with new data and information, as well as the mounting pressure to adopt new tools they may not know how to take... Read more
What Twitter’s 200 million email leak really means
Rosie Struve; Getty Images After reports at the end of 2022 that hackers were selling data stolen from 400 million Twitter users, researchers now say that a widely circulated trove of email addresses linked to about 200 million users is likely a refined version of the larger trove with... Read more
Shopping for the New Year? Use CNET Shopping to Seek Out the Best Deals
It’s 2023, and even with the holidays behind us, you’re probably buying things online more than ever. But whether you’re looking for a gift or just nabbing some household basics, how do you know if you’re actually getting the best price? That’s where CNET Shopping comes in. This browser... Read more
US Cities Are Falling Out of Love With the Parking Lot
This story originally appeared in The Guardian and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration. They are gray and rectangular, and if you laid all 2 billion of them together they would cover an area roughly the size Connecticut, about 5,500 square miles. Parking lots have a monotonous ubiquity... Read more
Web3 and Web5: A tale of technological determination
Check out all the on-demand sessions from the Intelligent Security Summit here. The chicken and egg question applies far beyond poultry, to include the relationship between a society and the technology it produces. Or is it vice versa? One could ask, is society a product of the very technology... Read more
How to Quit Smoking: 8 Tips to Help You Stop for Good
Every year, we write our lists of things we want to accomplish to become a better version of ourselves in the new year. Popular New Year’s resolutions include exercising more, eating healthy, losing weight and quitting smoking. Research shows that upwards of 70% of smokers say they want to quit,... Read more