Uber Agreed To Pay $148 Million In Data Breach Settlement

September 27th, 2018

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In today's Technology Today, we shed light on Uber's settlement of $148 million for their data breach of 2016.

What You Need To Know

Uber Technologies Inc.'s data breach of 2016 was no small event - the breach affected 57+ million people - roughly 50 million riders and 7 million drivers - and left Uber execs scrambling to cover up the scandal.

Chrome 69’s Forced Login Breaches User Privacy

September 25th, 2018

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In today's Technology Today, we dissect how Chrome 69's forced login, goes against user privacy.

What You Need To Know

This NEW forced login feature in the latest version of Google's Chrome is now in the spotlight, as it directly goes against user privacy.

Microsoft Virtual Desktop Runs Windows Ten In The Cloud

September 24th, 2018

In today's Technology Today, we reveal Microsoft's NEW Virtual Desktop that allows you to run Windows 10 in the cloud.

What You Need To Know

Today, Microsoft announced the Windows Virtual Desktop, a NEW Azure service that will provide a fully virtualized multi-user experience for Windows 10. The new service, launching later this year, will premiere as a public preview.

User Passwords Are Reset After Adguard Experiences Account Breaches

September 21st, 2018

In today's Technology Today, we discuss the recent breach AdGaurd experienced and by what means they took action.

What You Need To Know

Yesterday, AdGuard detected 'continuous attempts' of logins from suspicious IP addresses - which belonged to servers around the world - in an undertaking from hackers to retrieve username/password combos, to then try and use on other sites, in what is known as a 'stuffing attack'. Luckily, the attempts were halted by a rate limiter.

Gmail ‘undo Send’ Feature For Android

August 21st, 2018

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In this Technology Today, we celebrate Gmail launching their 'undo send' feature to Android.

What You Need To Know

Gmail's NEW 'undo send' feature for Android is a godsend for the heavy-handed.

Iot Making Hackers Attack Surface Greater

August 1st, 2018

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In this Technology Today, we chat about why security for IoT is so critical.

In this day and age of IoT, where cyber-criminals can hack your thermostat to take over your business or steal your personal identity with a push of a button, we must realize the importance of proper security.

Two Factor Authentication Isn’t Enough Anymore

July 27th, 2018

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In this Technology Today, we chat about faults with two-factor authentication, and what Instagram is allowing, in order to address this vulnerability.

Instagram Boosting Security

Last week, Instagram announced they will be granting users the ability to sign into their accounts with third-party security apps; as their two-factor authentication is simply not cutting it.

Google Launches Cloud Build

July 24th, 2018

In this Technology Today, we chat about Google's NEWEST launch, Cloud Build.

According to Google, 'Cloud Build is the company's fully-managed Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) platform that lets you build, test, and deploy software, at scale.

Blockchain Banging On The Enterprise Door

July 24th, 2018

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In this week's Technology Today, we delve into the surge that blockchain is currently experiencing.

We have all seen blockchain, in regard to bitcoin, fluctuate in popularity and value over the past year - now that blockchain is experiencing a serge, it's a little hard to take seriously.

Teasers And Testing On Google Duplex

July 2nd, 2018

In this week's Technology Today, we delve into Google's latest AI rollout, Google Duplex!

Duplex Decoded

We know you're probably wondering what Duplex is and what it can do for you, and your business? Well, a lot. It will minimize the burden of scheduling appointments and reservations for both you and/or your assistant.