The Independent - Tech

Huawei has secret ‘backdoor’ into major European telecoms firm, spy agency reportedly says

May 16, 2019 at 04:09PM Telecoms giant allegedly had access to customer data Huawei has secret 'backdoor' into major European telecoms firm, spy agency reportedly says ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Huawei has secret 'backdoor' into major European telecoms firm, spy agency reportedly says

Technology | The Guardian

Total War: Three Kingdoms review – inside the soap opera of an empire

May 16, 2019 at 03:00PM PC; Creative Assembly/SegaThe battles are as gripping as ever but it’s the melodrama and petty politics that enlivens this first-rate strategy gameThis latest continent-sized strategy game from UK studio The Creative Assembly blends the hard graft of empire management with some pleasantly raucous personality politics. Taking its inspiration from Luo… Continue reading Total War: Three Kingdoms review – inside the soap opera of an empire

Enterprise – TechCrunch

SugarCRM moves into marketing automation with Salesfusion acquisition

May 16, 2019 at 03:06PM SugarCRM announced today that it has acquired Atlanta-based Salesfusion to help build out the the marketing automation side of its business. The deal closed last Friday. The companies did not share the purchase price. CEO Craig Charlton, who joined the company in February, says he recognized that marketing automation was… Continue reading SugarCRM moves into marketing automation with Salesfusion acquisition

The Independent - Tech

‘WhatsApp will never be safe’: Telegram boss attacks Facebook-owned messaging app

May 16, 2019 at 02:10PM 'Looking back, there hasn't been a single day in WhatsApp's 10 year journey when this service was secure,' claims Telegram founder Pavel Durov 'WhatsApp will never be safe': Telegram boss attacks Facebook-owned messaging app ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: 'WhatsApp will never be safe': Telegram boss attacks Facebook-owned messaging… Continue reading ‘WhatsApp will never be safe’: Telegram boss attacks Facebook-owned messaging app

Enterprise – TechCrunch

OpenFin raises $17 million for its OS for finance

May 16, 2019 at 02:01PM OpenFin, the company looking to provide the operating system for the financial services industry, has raised $17 million in funding through a Series C round led by Wells Fargo, with participation from Barclays and existing investors including Bain Capital Ventures, J.P. Morgan and Pivot Investment Partners. Previous investors in OpenFin… Continue reading OpenFin raises $17 million for its OS for finance

Technology | The Guardian

Huawei poses security threat to UK, says former MI6 chief

May 16, 2019 at 11:08AM Report calling for 5G ban in UK comes as Netherlands said to be investigating Huawei espionageHuawei should be completely banned from supplying 5G mobile networks in the UK because its operations are “subject to influence by the Chinese state”, according to a report by a Conservative MP and two academics.They… Continue reading Huawei poses security threat to UK, says former MI6 chief

Technology | The Guardian

How can I increase my laptop’s storage space?

May 16, 2019 at 08:00AM Marex has run out of space for music and graphic design work; thankfully, adding an SSD is easy I use a Dell 15-5577 laptop with 8GB of memory for music production and graphic design. The problem is that its 256GB SSD is not enough to store all my projects. An… Continue reading How can I increase my laptop’s storage space?

Technology | The Guardian

Leaders and tech firms pledge to tackle extremist violence online

May 15, 2019 at 07:52PM Jacinda Ardern and Emmanuel Macron host Christchurch Call summit in ParisWorld leaders and heads of global technology companies have pledged at a Paris summit to tackle terrorist and extremist violence online in what they described as an “unprecedented agreement”.Wednesday’s event, two months to the day since the Christchurch massacre in… Continue reading Leaders and tech firms pledge to tackle extremist violence online

The Independent - Tech

Christchurch Call: Facebook, Google and Twitter pledge to tackle online extremism – but US refuses to back it

May 15, 2019 at 09:40PM Trump administration declines to join international initiative to fight spread of terror online, citing 'respect for freedom of expression' Christchurch Call: Facebook, Google and Twitter pledge to tackle online extremism - but US refuses to back it ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Christchurch Call: Facebook, Google and Twitter pledge… Continue reading Christchurch Call: Facebook, Google and Twitter pledge to tackle online extremism – but US refuses to back it

The Independent - Tech

OnePlus 7 Pro: iPhone rival ditches the notch to reveal ‘perfect’ all-screen phone

May 15, 2019 at 06:03PM OnePlus CEO Pete Lau unveiled the phone alongside the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro 5G OnePlus 7 Pro: iPhone rival ditches the notch to reveal 'perfect' all-screen phone ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: OnePlus 7 Pro: iPhone rival ditches the notch to reveal 'perfect' all-screen phone

Enterprise – TechCrunch

VMware acquires Bitnami to deliver packaged applications anywhere

May 15, 2019 at 05:52PM VMware announced today that it’s acquiring Bitnami, the package application company that was a member of the Y Combinator Winter 2013 class. The companies didn’t share the purchase price. With Bitnami, the company can now deliver more than 130 popular software packages in a variety of formats such as Docker… Continue reading VMware acquires Bitnami to deliver packaged applications anywhere

Enterprise – TechCrunch

Tealium, a big data platform for structuring disparate customer information, raises $55M led by Silver Lake

May 15, 2019 at 04:11PM The average enterprise today uses about 90 different software packages, with between 30-40 of them touching customers directly or indirectly. The data that comes out of those systems can prove to be very useful — to help other systems and employees work more intelligently, to help companies make better business… Continue reading Tealium, a big data platform for structuring disparate customer information, raises $55M led by Silver Lake

Enterprise – TechCrunch

Solo.io wants to bring order to service meshes with centralized management hub

May 15, 2019 at 04:05PM As containers and microservices have proliferated, a new kind of tool called the service mesh has developed to help manage and understand interactions between services. While Kubernetes has emerged as the clear container orchestration tool of choice, there is much less certainty in the service mesh market. Solo.io announced a… Continue reading Solo.io wants to bring order to service meshes with centralized management hub

Enterprise – TechCrunch

Egnyte brings native G Suite file support to its platform

May 15, 2019 at 02:10PM Egnyte announced today that customers can now store G Suite files inside its storage, security and governance platform. This builds on the support the company previously had for Office 365 documents. Egnyte CEO and co-founder Vineet Jain says that while many enterprise customers have seen the value of a collaborative… Continue reading Egnyte brings native G Suite file support to its platform

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In travel tech, 4 rivals merge in Europe to form Altido for property management of Airbnb-style homes

May 15, 2019 at 12:30PM The growth of Airbnb and other big travel startups has given a fillip to the wider travel industry, and today several smaller startups in the short-term property sector are announcing that they have merged to tackle the opportunity with more scale. The UK’s BnbBuddy and The London Residents Club, along… Continue reading In travel tech, 4 rivals merge in Europe to form Altido for property management of Airbnb-style homes