Wednesday, July 19, 2017

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'Game of Thrones' is still the most pirated show, but there's a twist this year

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mashable.com - There have never been more ways to watch Game of Thrones legally, but that hasn't stopped the show from continuing to be the most popular TV show for illegal downloads and streams. SEE ALSO: Here's h…

Tesla Adds Ebony Magazine Heir Linda Johnson Rice to Its Board

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www.blackenterprise.com - Linda Johnson Rice, CEO of Ebony Media Operations and Chairman Emeritus of Ebony Media Holdings, the parent company for the brands Ebony and Jet, has been appointed to the board of Tesla, as per a pr…

Egnyte Protect – BuzzFeed – Success Story

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www.egnyte.com - BuzzFeed is so much more than videos of exploding watermelons. People are sometimes surprised to hear that the globally distributed digital media powerhouse has more than 9 billion monthly content vi…

3 BuzzFeed Inspired Memes on Protecting Your Content

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www.egnyte.com - In the era where data breaches are frequent, organizations should never strike a happy medium between content protection and employee collaboration. Take for instance BuzzFeed, who not only produces …

Why we don’t have a ton to say about the Destiny 2 beta

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arstechnica.com - Destiny 2's major May reveal event in Los Angeles came with a substantial hands-on demo, and I walked away from it pretty impressed. Some fans were kinder to the sequel's unveil than others—with many…

White House gives thumbs up to overturning net neutrality rules

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arstechnica.com - The Trump administration supports the Federal Communications Commission effort to overturn net neutrality rules passed during the Obama years, a White House spokesperson said yesterday. "The previous…

Amazon’s ‘Treasure Truck’ deals program is expanding nationwide

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techcrunch.com - Amazon’s Treasure Truck, the retailer’s deal programs that offers discounts on select items paid for online then picked up in person from an actual truck, is expanding across the U.S. First announced…

Qualcomm has some trouble on its hands

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techcrunch.com - Qualcomm’s finances are taking heavy hits over its licensing dispute with Apple and analysts are expressing concern. Today, the company reported its Q3 earnings and front-and-center were the company’…

Leading VC Tim Draper invests in Gravity’s ‘Iron Man’ flight suit, on a $100 bill

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techcrunch.com - You’re a bored former finance guy who decides one day to strap on some micro-jet engines and see if you can become Iron Man. Hey it happens all the time. Or maybe not. But that’s what British entrepr…

Amazon Pay Places lets you pay for real-world shopping using your Amazon info, starting with TGI Friday’s orders

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techcrunch.com - Amazon is today introducing a new feature called Amazon Pay Places, that allows customers to pay for in-store and order ahead shopping experiences using their Amazon app. That is, instead of using ca…

LinkedIn Lite launches as an Android app in India, coming to 60+ countries soon

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techcrunch.com - LinkedIn, the social network for the working world with over 500 million members that is now owned by Microsoft, is today taking its next step in its bid to court more users in emerging markets. The …

Nintendo launches Nintendo Switch Online app ahead of Splatoon 2 release

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techcrunch.com - Nintendo just launched a new smartphone app called Nintendo Switch Online. It is a companion app for Nintendo’s latest console and it is now available on iOS and Android for free. When Nintendo first…

Facebook may begin testing a paywall for selected media stories as soon as October

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techcrunch.com - Facebook could begin testing a paywall for subscription news stories as early as October, according to a top company executive. Campbell Brown, who heads up the social network’s new partnerships busi…

The Open Container Initiative launches version 1.0 of its container specs

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techcrunch.com - It took a while, but the Open Container Initiative (OCI) today announced the launch of the 1.0 versions of both its container runtime and image specs for software container. The two-year-old open sou…

Self-driving robot AI company Brain Corp raises $114M

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techcrunch.com - A San Diego based company that believes “tomorrow’s robots will be intelligent autonomous machines that can take care of us,” which will be “as commonplace as computers and mobile phones are today” h…

Buick’s 2018 Regal GS takes aim at the Audi A5

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arstechnica.com - Obviously we picked the dazzle camo-wrapped one when we got to drive the Regal GS. Sadly, we couldn't really push it to its limits or take advantage of being on a closed handling course. The Regal GS…

Comcast accuses net neutrality advocates of not “living in the real world”

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arstechnica.com - Comcast yesterday claimed that "the threat of Title II regulation" started harming broadband network investment in 2011—years before the US government decided to apply Title II regulations to broadba…

Today in Doom news: “Doomguy” origins, 2016 game’s DLC giveaway

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arstechnica.com - Multiple Doom-related stories landed on the nerd newswire on Wednesday, and they focused on decidedly different eras of the decades-old series. Bethesda announced a significant freebie for the game's…

RCR: Underground changes soundtrack to avoid “false” DMCA takedown [Updated]

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arstechnica.com - Update - July 18: River City Ransom Underground developer Conatus says it will change the soundtrack to the game because, in short, "we can’t spend another minute thinking about the false DMCA compla…

Fender intros first Bluetooth speakers–the Monterey and Newport - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - The last Fender-branded product we tried was a guitar tuner app released last January. This time, the popular music company is introducing a Bluetooth audio system that we’re assuming directly rivals…

Google Home will soon speak Australian and German - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - So Google is widening its nets just a tad bit more to capture more customers in the digital home market. Google Home is the personal voice-activated digital assistant the internet search giant launch…

Google Feed brings updated, personalized content on Google Android app - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Last December, Google introduced a new feed that you will find on your Google app where you can find a personalized stream of articles, videos, and other content. Now it looks like the tech giant is …

Canon introduces new SELPHY CP1300 wireless photo printer - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Having the means to print your photos or stickers or whatever small item that you want to print out is becoming a common want among digital natives. We’ve seen various photo printers enter the market…

LastPass Families launched as a shared account subscription - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - LastPass will not stop in helping mobile users secure their devices. It’s more than just saving your passwords so others won’t be able to see or hack them. The service can also help you manage your d…

Design A Professional Campaign Page in Minutes - Indiegogo Blog

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go.indiegogo.com - We’re making it easier than ever to polish your campaign and attract new backers. Indiegogo is teaming up with the expert visual storytellers at Piktochart to offer entrepreneurs a new, slick templat…

Virtual Assistants Offer a Completely Different Customer Experience From Other Channels

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loyalty360.org - There is a considerable discussion among loyalty marketers today about artificial intelligence and its potential impact now and in the future. Loyalty360 caught up with Chris Hall, vice president of …

How Zumiez Drives Loyalty with a Powerful Omnichannel Experience

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loyalty360.org - In the competitive world of retail, traditional brick-and-mortar stores are seeking new ways to connect with customers digitally. Building loyalty with customers comes down to being relevant to shopp…

Does J.C. Penney’s New Loyalty Program Go Far Enough for the Average Shopper?

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loyalty360.org - Three days ago, venerable retailer J.C. Penney unveiled a new loyalty program accompanied by fervent hopes of increased customer engagement and brand advocacy. For the 115-year-old retailer, the new …

Loyalty360 CMO Challenge Report: Promise and Potential of Social Media in Creating Impactful Custome

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loyalty360.org - Few technologies have changed the nature of human interaction and mass communication as quickly as social media. When combined with the ubiquitous adoption of digital mobile devices, and the escalati…

Navigating the inbox: Knowing when to say goodbye

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loyalty360.org - Saying goodbye is never easy. It can be difficult and complicated, but when it comes to your email program it may be a necessary task. What makes it so difficult for marketers to say farewell? Largel…

The 13-Point Audience Priority List To Refine & Scale Facebook Ads

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marketaire.com - There’s one big common question that Facebook advertisers ask: which audiences should be targeted to complement and maximize the efficiency of campaigns? Thanks to Facebook’s unlimited targeting comb…

Vital Facebook Advertising Objectives That Will Make Or Break ROI

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marketaire.com - You’ve worked hard on your website, and traffic doesn’t appear from thin air. It’s time to use Facebook ads to send people there. First, let’s take a look at the Facebook ad campaign setup process. W…

Top 10 Customizable WordPress Themes In 2017

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marketaire.com - The Web is a beautiful place of opportunity. With endless marketing and business opportunities, creating a platform for your business has never been so important. However, it’s also incredibly compet…

Soundest : App For E-commerce Email Marketing - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Start-Ups.Co really enjoyed interviewing the brilliant entrepreneur; Mr. ‘Rytis Lauris'; C0-Founder and CEOof the UK- based Start Up “Soundest”. Below, is the full interview that we have conducted :…

KindCritic.com: A Social Platform that Allows you to get Crowdsourced Feedback on your Creative Projects - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - KindCritic is a social platform where creatives can give and get crowdsourced constructive feedback on their creative works from real experts in their field of interest. “KindCritic” is A Social Plat…

Brian Zuercher Of VenueSeen On Social Media Photography And Managing Customer Relationships - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Brian Zuercher had a precocious interest in business for a boy from the Buckeye State. He likes his sports, too, but ever since the days of running the school store, the entrepreneurial path has beck…

MediaNest : Manage Video Marketing Campaigns on Social Media - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Ms. “Natasha Robinson”, Co-Founder & CMO at the California- USA based start-up “MediaNest” Below is the interview we conducted with her: 1. What is it exactly that yo…

Cheekd : Mobile Dating App - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Ms. “Lori Cheek”, CEO of the USA based start-up “Cheekd” Below is the interview we conducted with her: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what your start-up is all …

LivingJunction.com: A Drag-and-Drop Social Publishing Platform to Create Social Magazines Around your Hobbies and Interests - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Living Junction is a social publishing platform that let’s you drag-and-drop rich media content to the pages of your own gorgeous magazine to bring your favorite topics alive. “Living Junction” is a …

Office Mobile Goes Fluent on Windows 10 Insider Preview - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - The core Office Mobile apps for Windows 10—Word, Excel, and PowerPoint—are being updated to support the Fluent Design System’s Acrylic material translucency effects. This gives them a more modern and…

Creators Update is Now on 50 Percent of All Windows 10 PCs - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - In reply to RonH: Everything i said above is true but it seems that people here don't want to see it just like i can't explain to some people at Windows Central that Win 10M is dead. Having two major…

Bixby Finally Comes to Galaxy S8 Users in the US - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - Samsung announced last night that it is finally bringing a full Bixby experience to Galaxy S8 users in the United States. This means that customers will be able to access the voice capabilities of Sa…

Google Mobile App Gets More Personal and Relevant - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - Google is updating its Google app on Android and iOS to incorporate more machine learning-based personalization features. But the real story here is that the search giant is quietly dropping its Goog…

Hulu Expands Its Streaming Deal With Fox to Include Huge Libraries of Classic Shows Like M*A*S*H

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www.adweek.com - Hulu subscribers will now have access to some of television’s longest running and most watched series. As announced today, the streaming platform and live TV service has expanded its deal with 20th C…

Lawyers Should Stick to the Law and Not Try SEO

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www.shoemoney.com - As a lawyer, if you heard a potential client say: “Meh, I’ve been through enough court cases, I could represent myself,” would you: A). encourage the client in the doomed path they’ve chosen? or B). …

Facebook Is Now Letting Brands and Media Companies Create Their Own Groups Within Pages

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www.adweek.com - Facebook is giving Pages administrators the ability to create their own groups, potentially providing brands and media companies new ways to boost engagement with niche groups. The social network tod…

Do It Yourself (DIY) VPN Server In 15 Minutes Or Less

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www.bitrebels.com - The Senate has allowed the internet providers to share your personal information with the advertisers. People have the right to be conscious about their privacy. It is your right to protect your priv…

Google Analytics rolling out 'ask a question' to get answers instanteously

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marketingland.com - A little over a year ago, Google teased using natural language to get data from Google Analytics just by asking. That “asking a question” functionality has now arrived in Google Analytics and Google …

SearchCap: Right to be forgotten, Google Analytics questions & Search Console changes

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searchengineland.com - Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. How worried should brick-and-mortar businesses be about companies like Amazon? Columnis…

Elon Musk: “Almost All Cars Produced Will Be Autonomous in 10 Years”

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futurism.com - During a talk at the National Governors Association on Saturday, Elon Musk shared a bold prediction for the future of personal transportation. Not only does he believe that half the cars produced in …

How to Leap Into Digital Dexterity - CXO Weekly

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robllewellyn.com - As the digital era takes shape, executives are faced with strategic challenges, which they are unaccustomed to dealing with. It is clear that simply adopting digital technology in a siloed manner is …

Get ready for the coming business travel crisis

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www.computerworld.com - While corporate IT departments are focusing on a new wave of data security threats, including WannaCry, an even bigger threat looms and nobody is addressing it. I'm talking about the rules around lap…

Multiple Critical Vulnerabilities Found in Popular Motorized Hoverboards

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blog.ioactive.com - By Thomas Kilbride Not that long ago, motorized hoverboards were in the news – according to widespread reports, they had a tendency to catch on fire and even explode. Hoverboards were so dangerous th…

4 Reasons Your Startup or Small Business Should Focus on Chatbots Not Apps - Cox Blue

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www.coxblue.com - Chatbots are changing the game for how businesses of all sizes communicate with their customers. The fact of the matter is that we all want customer service that is customized to help us find exactly…

Nimble's New Add-In Takes the 'Cold' out of Cold-Calling

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www.cmswire.com - Microsoft wasn't the only company making announcements during its Inspire partner conference last week. Its partners got into the action as well, announcing a number of releases and additions for Mic…

Must Do Social Media Marketing Tips That Will Change Your Business Outlook — Steemit

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steemit.com - Must Do Social Media Marketing Tips That Will Change Your Business Outlook. When trying to promote your business on social media websites, there are a few basic tips that should always be followed. U…

Why Programmatic Advertising May Be the Future of Media Buying

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instapage.com - “You will,” claimed a 1993 ad campaign from AT&T. It was the same campaign that birthed the internet’s first banner ad, which willed people to click with copy that would be laughably ineffective toda…

How to Earn Money from Amazon Associates (Affiliate marketing) in India . (Hindi 2016)

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duracmarketing.com - Make lifetime commissions from Clickbank? Clickbank has thousands of affiliates making commissions every day. Today, you can be one of them too… Click Here! Ab aap Amazon se bhi paise kama sakte hai.…

Simple Tips To Help You Understand Laptops

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laptopsandnotebook.com - Laptops are only gaining popularity with time. If you don’t have a laptop yet, it can be easy to see how great they work for helping you with hobbies or work. Here are a few tips that you’re able to …

ZOZO 90W Universal AC Laptop Charger Automatic Voltage 15-20V Power Adapter for HP Dell Toshiba IBM Lenovo Acer ASUS Samsung Sony Fujitsu Gateway Most Compatible Models

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laptopsandnotebook.com - ZOZO 90W Universal Laptop computer Air Conditioner Adapter Multiple output Voltage Options, so you can use this Adapter with many different Laptops. [Vital] Confirm Your Laptop Tip Dimension, Voltage…

The 8 Core Drives of Gamification (#6): Scarcity & Impatience

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yukaichou.com - (Below is a snippet of Gamification Book: Actionable Gamification – Beyond Points, Badges, and Leaderboards. If you like this blog post, you will LOVE the book.) Scarcity and Impatience is the sixth …

Bluetooth is getting a big upgrade to make it better for smart homes

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www.theverge.com - There’s a long-running fight between wireless standards to be the one and only to connect all the smart devices in your home. And with an upgrade today, Bluetooth is making a good case for itself. Bl…

TP-Link Smart Wi-Fi LED Bulb review | TrustedReviews

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www.trustedreviews.com - Most smart light bulbs work by connecting to a network hub that you plug into your router, increasing the initial outlay as you have to buy this extra bit of kit. The TP-Link Smart Wi-Fi LED Bulb is …

Google’s New Feeds Show You the Internet You Want to See

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www.wired.com - Google's search box may be the internet's most powerful tool. Type a few words and you can find information on any topic ever considered. The box also takes requests: Set a timer. Flip a coin. Conver…

5 Tools That Will Make Your SEO Life Much Easier

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www.searchenginejournal.com - Working with hundreds of clients and projects on a daily basis, digital agencies and SEO professionals with a lot of projects spend an enormous amount of time estimating, developing strategies, analy…

Google Glass smart eyewear returns - BBC News

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www.bbc.com - Google is to sell a revamped version of its smart glasses to businesses, more than two years after the original version of the product was cancelled. The company said Glass Enterprise Edition had imp…

Moving Segway hacked; Google Glass resurrected; 308 Oracle fixes

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nakedsecurity.sophos.com - Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news Security researchers have discovered that Segway’s Ninebot MiniPRO, a so-called “hover board” can be hacked and controlled remotely. The a…

Egnyte vs Box

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www.egnyte.com - As co-tenants of the ‘Leader’ Quadrant in Gartner’s MQ for Enterprise File Sync and Share, Egnyte and Box are frequently compared by analysts and review sites. We don’t mind, as we’d bet on our produ…

Millions of IoT devices at hacking risk due to flaw in open source software library - Bitdefender BOX Blog

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www.bitdefender.com - Once again questions are being asked about IOT security after it was revealed that a buggy software library is being used in millions of devices connected to the internet around the world. Researcher…

FBI Issues Alert Warning of Privacy, Safety Risks with Smart Toys

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www.tripwire.com - The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) issued a public service announcement earlier this week, warning parents of the privacy and safety risks associated with internet-connected toys. The ad…

5 Things to Consider Before Buying an Enterprise File Sharing Solution

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www.egnyte.com - Given that you’re reading this article, you probably have some understanding of the Enterprise File Sync and Share (EFSS) space. For a quick primer on EFSS, take a look at EFSS 101: Understanding Fil…

Egnyte moves into cloud-based data protection with real-time analytics

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www.cbronline.com - Egnyte Protect to provide real-time analysis to all data across an organisation. Egnyte is stepping into the field of data protection with a cloud-based governance system. The company, which just tur…

Scam Email Campaign Targeting Origin Energy Customers with Malware

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www.tripwire.com - Yet another scam email campaign is now targeting customers of the Sydney-based energy provider Origin Energy with malware. In this new wave of attacks, customers receive scam emails asking them to vi…



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