How tech helps with the spike of online retail

Between supply issues and surge pricing, many pitfalls have surfaced as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, but Popcart can assist. Image: Popcart The coronavirus pandemic sent shock waves through the enterprise and economy, affecting all industries, but especially retail. With brick and mortar stores forced to close their doors or reduce accessibility, shoppers opted […]

Facial recognition market to surpass $12 billion by 2026

To enhance tracking and security in public spaces, the facial recognition technologies market is expected to surge in the years ahead. IMAGE: iStock/primipil In the era of digital transformation, more organizations are utilizing facial recognition technologies for a host of applications in public spaces. These systems have also been implemented to mitigate the spread of […]

Why people forget their email passwords the most often

Many users save their email password and so don’t remember it if they have to enter or reset it, says NordPass. Image: iStockPhoto/designer491 Juggling all your website and account passwords is one of the most challenging and frustrating aspects of using technology. You may use simple passwords, complex passwords, or a combination of both. However […]

The most in-demand IT staff companies want to hire

As remote work is expected to remain the predominant model at least through the end of 2020, here are the positions companies want and key technologies they should have in place. Image: Abscent84, Getty Images/iStockphoto As the COVID-19 pandemic has revealed, IT has never played a more integral role than over the past few months […]

Credit card skimmers target e-commerce websites running Microsoft IIS and ASP.NET

Attackers are looking for credit card numbers on Microsoft IIS servers running an older and vulnerable version of ASP.NET, says Malwarebytes. Image: iStockphoto/weerapatkiatdumrong Online credit card skimming is a common attack method whereby cybercriminals hack into websites and servers to scan for credit card numbers used in e-commerce transactions. In targeting e-commerce sites, attackers typically […]