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Axway: Consumers want transparency in how orgs handle their data
Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. Most consumers using digital applications want companies to offer greater transparency in how they handle and track our data. A new study from API management company Axway found that 82% of Americans wish they knew what specific data companies... Read more
Texas heat wave overloads power grid, causing companies to adjust thermostats remotely
Texas’s power grid is unpleasantly surprising its users again. After last winter’s storm disabled parts of the grid for several days, causing potentially hundreds of deaths, a summer heat wave is once again threatening the grid. One potential solution Texas power companies have found is to turn up the... Read more
Connecting to malicious Wi-Fi networks can mess with your iPhone
There’s a bug in iOS that disables Wi-Fi connectivity when devices join a network that uses a booby-trapped name, a researcher disclosed over the weekend. By connecting to a Wi-Fi network that uses the SSID “%p%s%s%s%s%n” (quotation marks not included), iPhones and iPads lose the ability to join that... Read more
Prime Day 2021: The best deals so far from Day 1 of Amazon’s sale
This story is part of Amazon Prime Day 2021, CNET’s guide to everything you need to know and how to make sure you get the best deal. Amazon Prime Day is taking place earlier than usual this year, but it’s arrived with a big bang of fantastic deals. The June... Read more
45 Best Amazon Prime Day Deals for $50 or Less (Updated)
Amazon Prime Day can be overwhelming if you don’t have a few products in mind you’ve been waiting to shop for. To avoid a large bill and a bunch of things you don’t really need, we’ve compiled our favorite Prime Day deals under $50. Note: We regularly update articles... Read more
Dungeons & Dragons: Dark Alliance review: Epic story, so-so combat
Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. One of the charms of author R.A. Salvatore‘s books about the Companions of the Hall are the vivid descriptions of combat. As he works his blades, the drow ranger Drizzt Do’Urden engages in a ballet, twisting, leaping, blocking and... Read more
Best laptop deals for Prime Day 2021: Save $150 on the MacBook Air, $330 on a Gateway Notebook and more
This story is part of Amazon Prime Day 2021, CNET’s guide on everything you need to know and how to make sure you get the best deal. Prime Day is finally here, complete with a bunch of deals on laptops to fit a wide variety of computing needs. Whether you... Read more
Amazon Prime Day 2021 Phone Deal: The OnePlus 8 Is Only $350
It used to be that you couldn’t buy a previous-generation OnePlus phone. The company churned out a new Android phone (or two) per year and quickly discontinued the old model. But a few years ago, this practice stopped. Instead we saw steep discounts on predecessors as successors arrived. That... Read more
HPE acquires Determined AI to bolster its high-performance compute business
Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) today announced that it acquired Determined AI, a San Francisco, California-based startup developing an open source platform for building machine learning models. The two companies say that the deal, the terms of which weren’t publicly... Read more
Amazon Prime Day 2021: Ecobee’s got some good deals on thermostats and cameras
This story is part of Amazon Prime Day 2021, CNET’s guide on everything you need to know and how to make sure you get the best deal. Amazon Prime Day is here, and that means there’s an awful lot of stuff on sale — and an awful lot of... Read more