Enlarge / A view of the decommissioned Duke Energy Crystal River Nuclear Power Plant. (credit: Photo by: Jeffrey Greenberg/UIG via Getty Images) It may come as a surprise that as of 2015, most of the water taken out of US ground- and surface-water sources was withdrawn by the electricity sector. Irrigation is a close second, […]
It’s common for Linux users to hop between distributions and survey the field, and I recently reached a point where I had to seriously rethink the one I was using most of the time. Between hardware compatibility issues with my old standby and some discouraging missteps with other go-to choices, I felt the time had […]
Independent software vendors, along with Internet of Things and cloud vendors, are involved in a market transformation that is making them look more alike. The similarities are evident in the way they approach software security initiatives, according to a report from Synopsys. Synopsys has released its ninth annual Building Security in Maturity Model, or BSIMM9. […]
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This is the point in which the world has become more advanced when it comes to the production of goods and services. It is also the point where technology has brought peace of mind and convenience to everyone. Let us face it, without these newly developed technologies, life will definitely be hard, tasks will not […]
“It’s only a few times in the history of the U.S. and in specific domains do you have the opportunity to make decisions and have a lasting effect on that domain,” said Circadence VP Keenan Skelly. “In terms of information cybersecurity, we’re right in the middle of it right now. We’re just figuring out what […]
“The security of online travel booking systems are stuck in the 1990s, according to security researchers,” reports Computerworld. An anonymous reader quotes their article, which argues that the ancient systems are also “woefully insecure”: This allows attackers to easily modify other people’s reservations, cancel their flights and even use the refunds to book tickets for […]
This logo recalls a lizard eye, equating the “-zilla” in “Mozilla” with its cinematic inspiration. Mozilla is trying a rebranding. Back in June, the browser developer announced that it would freshen up its logo and enlist the Internet’s help in reaching a final decision. The company hired British design company Johnson Banks to come up […]
The world’s largest social network is going after click bait headlines. Will the one above survive?