Samsung will host virtual version of Galaxy Unpacked 2020 in August

Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2020 will be be held online, in an all-digital version, on August 5. Image: Samsung Samsung will host its Galaxy Unpacked 2020 event in an all-digital version this year. On Tuesday evening, Samsung announced that Galaxy Unpacked 2020 will be held online at www.samsung.com at 10 am ET on August 5. Samsung […]

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 […]

CompTIA joins the battle to recruit high school and college students into cybersecurity

The certification company will host prep sessions for the National Cyber League’s cybersecurity competitions for individuals and teams. CompTIA is partnering with the National Cyber League to train high school and college students to compete in a cybersecurity challenge. Image: National Cyber League The National Cyber League (NCL) has a new partner in its work […]

How to collaborate with Google Keep notes

If you’re looking for a simple collaboration tool, you might find Google Keep is the bare-minimum you’ve been after. There are so many ways to collaborate. You could dive right into the deep end with Microsoft Teams or Slack , you can deploy a full-blown on-premises cloud server with Nextcloud, or you could roll your […]

65% of organizations saw at least 3 OT system intrusions within the past year

As OT tech becomes more advanced, so do the cybersecurity concerns surrounding it, Fortinet found. Image: ipopba, Getty Images/iStockphoto The majority of organizations (65%) experienced at least three operational technology (OT) system intrusions within the past year, up from 18% in 2019. Some nine out of 10 organizations said they saw at least one intrusion […]

SMB study finds Google Cloud increases productivity and lowers IT costs

Interviews with nine companies examined the impact on revenue as well as how long it took to recoup the investment in the cloud platform. IDC interviewed nine small- and medium-sized companies using Google Cloud Platform to understand how the cloud provider influences business agility, efficiency, and productivity.  Image: IDC Developers, analysts, and IT teams are […]