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Top 5: Ways people get scammed on social media

Автор: | 18.05.2018

Social media is fun isn’t it? Except when you’re arguing with your uncle. Or anyone’s uncle. Or when you’re getting scammed. Some scams are obvious. But are all of them? Maybe not. Here are the top five types of scams to avoid on social media: 1. Romance Someone can sweet talk you into any of… Читать далее »

How to make open source work for your company

Автор: | 16.05.2018

Is your company a cesspool of proprietary software politics? Do you long for the day that your code can live free in the open source license of your choice? Well, it’s time to stop blaming The Man and start introspecting a bit. Or, rather, to stop introspecting and start doing something. Individuals, not companies, change… Читать далее »

Chromebooks: A cheat sheet — TechRepublic

Автор: | 08.05.2018

With every passing iteration of technology more and more of the things we use most move to the cloud. Google knows this, which is why it created products such as G Suite, which allow users to create, edit, and store documents online. Chrome, Google’s market-dominating web browser, has turned into an operating system that’s unique… Читать далее »

How to manage Apple devices in K-12 schools: 5 tips

Автор: | 01.05.2018

Chromebooks may dominate the K-12 market, but Apple is making moves to become more education-friendly, recently unveiling a new $299 iPad for the education market with custom software and support for the Apple Pencil and augmented reality (AR). «Apple has a long history with K-12 schools and education in general,» said Tom Daccord, co-author of… Читать далее »

How to find what’s taking up space on your Mac using DaisyDisk

Автор: | 01.05.2018

Image: Jack Wallen I remember, shortly after I purchased my MacBook Pro and rendering a few videos, my 500GB SSD drive space had vanished. I had no idea what was going on. It wasn’t until I discovered the Final Cut Pro project backups were saved in one giant file that I managed to reclaim my… Читать далее »

E-waste recycler gets prison time, $50K fine for selling free Windows software copies

Автор: | 26.04.2018

Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here are the big takeaways: E-waste recycler Eric Lundgren duplicated Windows recovery disks to re-sell at cost to computer refurbishers, for which he received a $50K fine and 15-month prison sentence. Microsoft and OEMs provide Windows downloads for free on their websites. Eric Lundgren—the electronics recycler accused of… Читать далее »

AWS IoT Analytics helps users quickly grok device and sensor data in the cloud

Автор: | 25.04.2018

Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here are the big takeaways: Amazon has announced general availability of AWS IoT Analytics, which can create reports based on raw, unstructured data generated by IoT devices. AWS IoT Analytics is one piece of a larger IoT-focused push that Amazon embarked on at the Re:Invent 2017 conference. Amazon… Читать далее »

How SAP’s digital access licence influences your ERP strategy

Автор: | 20.04.2018

In April 2018, SAP made the first big step in shifting its customers away from traditional licensing to a consumption model. This new digital access licensing aims to clarify SAP’s position regarding indirect access, where machine-to-machine interactions replace human users in SAP-based systems. By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners… Читать далее »

Why it’s finally time to give up on the name JavaScript

Автор: | 19.04.2018

Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here are the big takeaways: Oracle is claiming trademark infringement for an iOS JavaScript editor app. JavaScript has nothing to do with Java, the original name during development at Mozilla was «LiveScript.» An iOS developer has apparently received a cease and desist notice from Oracle over the use… Читать далее »

10 things developers wish CIOs knew about their job

Автор: | 12.04.2018

Developers are responsible for carrying out the technology vision of the CIO. However, many feel that the CIO does not fully understand the pressures they are up against, and what tools and training they need to succeed at their job and create the most value. «Above all, developers want to be trusted by their CIOs,»… Читать далее »