IBM’s New Z Mainframe Can Encrypt All its Data All the Time

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It doesn’t usually matter much to consumers what kind of mainframes a business decides to use, but maybe it should.

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Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort can be easily hacked, investigators say

The Wi-Fi networks at Mar-a-Lago and a number of other Trump properties can be hacked in a matter of minutes, according to a team of investigators.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/18/trumps-mar-lago-resort-can-be-easily-hacked-investigators-say.html

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Wikileaks' 'Dark Matter' release reveals CIA efforts to infect the Mac

Wikileaks released another bundle of documents dubbed “Dark Matter.” This time, the organization turned an eye to Apple’s Mac, with a number of exploits that are both insidious and persistent.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/23/wikileaks-dark-matter-release-reveals-cia-efforts-to-infect-mac.html

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Samsung is launching three services to help personalize your TV experience

TVs are better than they have ever been, but that doesn’t matter if there is nothing to watch. Samsung aims to solve that problem with the launch of three new personalized smart TV services.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/12/28/samsung-is-launching-three-services-to-help-personalize-your-tv-experience.html

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LinkedIn runs afoul of Russian data law — is it on the verge of being banned?

Russia could end up banning LinkedIn in a matter of weeks. Vladimir Putin’s government is reportedly seeking to make an example of the business-oriented social network with an injunction that could see it permanently blocked in the country.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/10/27/linkedin-runs-afoul-russian-data-law-is-it-on-verge-being-banned.html

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The 4 Fundamental Attributes of Customer Loyalty, Part 4


If you want to succeed at engaging customers, or anyone else for that matter, it helps to have a model of what success looks like. This idea isn’t new. Elite athletes train themselves to see a perfect race in their mind’s eye, or to imagine the arc of a ball to its flawless conclusion. Scientists model physical and chemical reactions that occur at a scale too small to view directly. Business people use spreadsheets to specify business plans and they are really no more — and no less — than models for how a business operates and makes money.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83794.html?rss=1

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Guy claims he invented iPhone, wants billions from Apple

A Florida man who says Apple ripped off his design for the iPhone is willing to let the matter drop for the modest sum of $10 billion plus 1.5% of worldwide sales of the iPhone, iPod, and iPad.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/29/guy-claims-invented-iphone-wants-billions-from-apple.html

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City embeds traffic lights in sidewalk for smartphone users

It’s only been a matter of weeks since a 15-year-old girl in Germany was hit, dragged, and killed by a tram while she was distracted by her smartphone and headphones, but the nearby city of Augsburg has decided to take action.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/04/26/city-embeds-traffic-lights-in-sidewalk-for-smartphone-users.html

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Apple tears apart proposed British anti-encryption law in written memo to Parliament

No matter what some would say about Apple’s determination to encrypt its products, the company is not ready to go down without a fight in an effort to protect its privacy policies, even if that means engaging in a war of words with legislators.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/12/22/apple-tears-apart-proposed-british-anti-encryption-law-in-written-memo-to-parliament.html

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Apple Bets Big on Bigger, Better iPad


Will size matter? That was the question in many minds on Wednesday, when Apple introduced its new 12.9-inch iPad Pro tablet. “This is the iPad Pro,” announced Apple CEO Tim Cook before a cheering throng at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco. “It’s the most capable and powerful iPad that we’ve ever created.” Measured diagonally, the new tablet has a 12.9-inch widescreen LED display with a resolution of 51.6 million pixels — 2732 by 2048 — and density of 264 pixels per inch. It will come in silver, gold and space gray.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82476.html?rss=1

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Japan introduces Cat Street View because the world needs to know

In a country as feline obsessed as Japan, it was only a matter of time before the people demanded to see the world from a cat’s perspective.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/09/04/japan-introduces-cat-street-view-because-world-needs-to-know/

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There’s no security in the digital world, so be smart

The message is clear: No matter who you are or where you work, your personal information is no longer safe. But being a smart digital citizen can protect you from cyber fraud.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/06/11/theres-no-security-in-digital-world-so-be-smart/

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Ahead of Apple Watch, Microsoft beefs up its Band with new cycling trackers, blood oxygen calculator

With the Apple Watch set to launch in a matter of hours, Microsoft this week announced new capabilities for its own wearable device, including support for new cycling apps, as well as the ability to measure cardiovascular fitness through blood oxygen levels.



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Apple's March 9 'Spring Forward' event steals thunder from rivals at Mobile World Congress

Whether intentionally timed or just a matter of coincidence, Apple’s just-announced March 9 event is likely to overshadow the Mobile World Congress mega-conference in Barcelona, which will take place the preceding week.



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Rumor: Apple to launch MacBook Air refresh with Intel Broadwell chips Feb. 24

Apple may be planning to debut a relatively minor update for its existing MacBook Air lineup in a matter of days, though won’t be the anticipated 12-inch redesign with a high-resolution Retina display, according to a new rumor.



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