• Can’t wait to get a wearable? Here are the best smartwatches you can buy

    Can’t wait to get a wearable? Here are the best smartwatches you can buy

    Add in fitness tracking, an array of apps, a solid notification system, plus a growing range of accessories, and the Apple Watch sets the overall standard for current smartwatches There are downsides.Available in black, gold, or stainless steel, it’s probably the best looking Android Wear device we’ve seen yet.
  • Google Hires Ex-Motorola Chief To Head New Hardware Division

    Google Hires Ex-Motorola Chief To Head New Hardware Division

    For Osterloh, it is a return to Google, which previously owned Motorola Mobility before its sale to Lenovo in 2014.The move to consolidate its offerings under a hardware division runs counter to the strategy of Google parent Alphabet, which is keeping its companies independent as part of the goal to remain nimble and identify emerging technologies more quickly.
  • Google Play Store Drops Tablet, Chromebook

    Google Play Store Drops Tablet, Chromebook

    The company retired the aged Nexus 9 tablet and the entry-level variant of its Chromebook Pixel, clearing digital shelf space for newer, more capable devices.The Nexus 9 quietly vanished from the Play Store in late April.
  • Thanks to an update, 2 million Chrysler cars are now compatible with Siri

    Thanks to an update, 2 million Chrysler cars are now compatible with Siri

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is releasing a software update that adds Siri Eyes Free voice control to models that left the factory a while ago, for free.Ford launched a similar software update late last year, for vehicles going back as far as the 2011 model year.
  • Threat Intelligence Platforms: Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know, but Didn't Know to Ask

    The internet was built for connectivity, not security, and approaches such as intrusion detection systems, anti-virus programs, and traditional incident response methodologies by themselves are no longer sufficient in the face of the widening gap between offensive and defensive capabilities.Organizations today face Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) and organized, criminally motivated attacks launched by adversaries with the tools, training, and resources to breach most conventional network defense systems.
  • FBI Hacking Authority Expanded By Supreme Court

    FBI Hacking Authority Expanded By Supreme Court

    With the US Supreme Court's approval, warrants to search and seize digital data will be able to authorize government hacking anywhere.The US Supreme Court on Thursday presented Congress with changes in the Rules of Criminal Procedure that will allow judges to issue warrants directed at electronic devices outside their jurisdiction, vastly expanding the government's surveillance and hacking power.
  • Inside Intel's Museum: 10 Must-See Exhibits

    Inside Intel's Museum: 10 Must-See Exhibits

    The Intel Museum, located at the chipmaker's corporate headquarters in Santa Clara, Calif., the Intel Museum is more than just a gallery celebrating one company's history.
  • 10 Programming Languages That Will Keep You Employed

    10 Programming Languages That Will Keep You Employed

    Here's a look at 10 programming languages that will make you rich, popular, and incredibly attractive.Questions about programming languages just won't go away.
  • Windows 10 Bug Bash, Skype For Business On Mac: Microsoft Roundup

    Windows 10 Bug Bash, Skype For Business On Mac: Microsoft Roundup

    The past several days have been hectic in Redmond as Microsoft launched a new workflow app, several Office updates, and previews for both the Windows 10 SDK Anniversary Update and Skype for Business on Mac.Up first, Windows 10.
  • ESG Security Management Solution Showcase

    Download Authored by: Jon Oltsik, Senior Principal Analyst, ESGSponsored by:To be as effective as possible, organizations need a tightly integrated security management architecture that consolidates policy management/enforcement, supports security management automation and orchestration, and unifies threat management visibility.The information submitted is collected by both UBM and our Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
  • Address Infrastructure Security Challenges with Okta

    Address Infrastructure Security Challenges with Okta

    Download The shift to the cloud is changing how companies think about their IT infrastructure and what they must do to manage it.The on-demand applications and services that comprise a cloud services network enable companies to rapidly deploy powerful capabilities to a broad set of users at very low costs.
  • Report: Google Tests 'Trips' Planning App

    Report: Google Tests 'Trips' Planning App

    Keeping track of trips—whether you're a frequent flier or once-a-year vacationer—can be a hassle.But what if one app could collect and organize all that information, while also offering travel suggestions?
  • Detachable Tablets, More Than Slates, May Displace PCs

    Detachable Tablets, More Than Slates, May Displace PCs

    Interest in detachable tablets like Microsoft Surface is increasing, while interest in traditional slates decreases.6 million tablets during the first quarter, which is a significant drop of 14.
  • Exploding Kittens (for Android)

    Exploding Kittens (for Android)

    I'm not sure if that's the train of though that led to Exploding Kittens, the Android  game version of the Kickstarter-funded card game, but it works for me.The Exploding Kittens Android app is available in the Google Play store for $1.
  • IoT, Fitness Trackers Powering Consumer Tech Market

    IoT, Fitness Trackers Powering Consumer Tech Market

    Consumers are warming up to connected devices and Internet of Things (IoT) technology, according to a new report from the Consumer Technology Association (CTA).Portable wireless speakers, wearable fitness activity trackers, and wireless headphones experiencing the largest increase in household ownership from 2015 to 2016, the report found.
  • The Convergence of Security and Compliance eBook

    Download IT security and compliance professionals are under constant pressure to ensure ongoing compliance with industry regulations such as the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard, required for retailers and other merchants, or HIPAA /HITECH, required for healthcare organizations.This eBook defines potential compliance and security gaps, identifies what effect these gaps can have on your organization, and explains how a positive security solution can close these gaps to protect servers and endpoints while ensuring compliance with industry regulations.
  • Report: Snapchat Users Watching Ridiculous Amount of Video

    Report: Snapchat Users Watching Ridiculous Amount of Video

    The app now sees 10 billion daily video views—up from 8 billion in February, according to Bloomberg, which also tipped a growing number of video "Stories" broadcast to mobile devices.Though it started as a way to send self-destructing photos with snippets of text, Snapchat has grown into a formidable social network, offering video and audio calls, face-swapping selfies, and faster ways to catch up with friends.
  • Ex-Moto Chief to Head Up Google's New Hardware Division

    Ex-Moto Chief to Head Up Google's New Hardware Division

    Former Motorola president Rick Osterloh is returning to Google to run a new hardware division.As Re/code reports, Osterloh will handle Google's Nexus devices and "living room" devices like Chromecast, OnHub, ATAP and Project Ara, Glass, and more.
  • Everyday File Sharing is Risky Business. Protect what matters. Permanently.

    According to a recent Forrester study*, over 60% of engineering and support teamsregularly use freeware or unsecure email to send files.The use of these technologies puts innovation, customer experience and competitive edge at risk.
  • HP Chromebook 13 Designed For Cloud-Based Enterprises

    HP Chromebook 13 Designed For Cloud-Based Enterprises

    There is a renewed focus on risk data aggregation and reporting (RDAR) solutions, as financial ins HP and Google introduced the Chromebook 13, an ultra-thin, lightweight laptop that looks to make enterprise computing easier to integrate with cloud-based infrastructure and apps.NEW YORK -- As enterprises of all sizes, schools systems, and governments all move toward a cloud-based infrastructure, HP Inc.