Advertisement

p1200655

Feeling revenue squeeze, Mozilla lays off 70

The Firefox browser maker had more trouble creating revenue-generating products in 2019 than it expected, leading to the job cuts. Mozilla has set aside $43 million to pay for building new products.


iPhone security / unlocking, hacking or breaking into iPhone

Feds may already have found a way to hack into Apple iPhones

By refusing to put a permanent backdoor in its iOS platform, Apple wants to protect millions of users from future threats by both governments and hackers, privacy advocates said.


apple watch s4 ecg
Apple Holic

Tim Cook keeps promising new health features, probably for Apple Watch

The Apple CEO seems very positive that we'll hear a lot more from him on digital health.


Advertisement

Windows logo with padlocks
Woody on Windows

Don’t worry about CurveBall just yet — get your Citrix systems patched

All eyes are focused on the NSA-promoted CVE-2020-0601 Crypt32.dll vulnerability, for which there are no active attacks. Meh. There’s a much bigger problem with Citrix Application Delivery Controller and Citrix Gateway. If you have...


Google Gmail / email / laptop / messaging / collaboration

Is your Gmail inbox setup slowing you down?

Give your inbox new energy for the new year by optimizing it for your work style.


on call burnout

How to avoid collaboration burnout

While collaboration tools are pervasive in the enterprise, practices for smartly managing the flow of information created by and in them is not. As a result, these tools often lead to overload and burnout.


cryptojacking / cryptocurrency attack

Former U.S. regulator leads effort to create digital dollar

The project will explore how a cryptocurrency could produce a more efficient and safer means of cross-border trade, clearance and settlement.


Computerworld  |  Shark Tank
Shark Tank

Garbage in, nothing out

Those four-letter words were probably, like, ‘love,’ ‘home’ and ‘pork,’ right?


facial recognition - biometric security identification

3 reasons you can’t fight facial recognition

The biometric backlash is but a brief blip. Resistance is futile. You WILL be identified. But is that good or bad?


Advertisement

Man looking through binoculars preview look watching

Windows 10 Redstone: A guide to the Insider Preview builds

Get the latest info on new preview builds of Windows 10 as they roll out from Microsoft. Now updated for Insider Preview Build 19546 for the Fast ring, released on Jan. 16, 2020.


Microsoft Office 365 logo

Office 365: A guide to the updates

Get the latest info on new features, bug fixes, and security updates for Office 365 for Windows as they roll out from Microsoft. Now updated for Version 1912 (Build 12325.20298), released Jan. 14, 2020.


calendar and hourglass

Tech event calendar 2020: Upcoming shows, conferences and IT expos

Our sortable chart offers information, dates and locations for a variety of IT-focused events coming up over the next year.


hand at keyboard with Windows logo
Woody on Windows

Worried about an NSA ChainOfFools/CurveBall attack? There are lots of moving parts. Test your system.

While many researchers recommend that you install Microsoft’s January Patch Tuesday updates to fend off a not-yet-imminent attack from the CVE-2020-0601 security hole, skeptics who are concerned about buggy Windows updates can now...


IoT > Internet of Things > network of connected devices
Apple Holic

How the Xnor.ai purchase opens Apple’s AI future

What's the $200 million buy mean? Think machine imaging, smart home devices and IoT industry implementations.