Air Force Upgrades Missile Systems SSD

Air Force Updates Missile Control Systems with SSD

The majority of tech users today may not even be familiar with floppy disks, much less think that a government entity would still be using them. The Air Force had been running their Strategic Automated Command and Control System (SACCS) … Continue Reading

Top Ten Government Tech Trends

Top Ten Tech Trends in Government

Gartner, a leading research and advisory firm, recently released its 2018-2019 Technology Trends in Government Report. The report outlined the most salient trends in government technology, helping decision-makers choose investments that would have the most substantial impact. Rick Howard, research … Continue Reading

Airlines Use Facial Recognition for Boarding

Airline Technology Grows with Facial Recognition for Boarding

Airport security has become stricter since the September 11, 2001 tragedy. Now, a new type of security is protecting passengers. This technology is called facial recognition, or as termed by the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP), a “biometric system.” … Continue Reading

Netflix Requires PIN for Profiles

Netflix Creates PIN Protection for Profiles

The days of sharing your Netflix account with friends and family may be long gone with the company’s new layer of protection. The media provider with television shows and movies is in the early stages of creating a password requirement … Continue Reading

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Companies Not Seeing the Benefits of Cloud Migration

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s the cloud, where digital files are stored in a massive data center. Though the hype over the internet-based computing power is strong, a recent Accenture study shows that only one-third … Continue Reading

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Google Cloud Outage Affects Millions of Users

The popular cloud computing network experienced an outage on June 2 that affected several Google-powered systems. While the issue was resolved, engineers said it took longer than expected to resolve the problem. The outage serves as a red flag to … Continue Reading

dropbox adds cold storage

Dropbox Adds Cold Storage Layer for Inactive Files

People want to be able to access files they use every day like word docs on a desktop. But sometimes, consumers simply need a backup solution for storing older but still valuable data. Dropbox has created a layer of cold … Continue Reading

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Disney and Marvel’s Avengers Endgame Leaks To The Internet

“Avengers: Endgame” Movie Leaks Internet sites like  Reddit and Twitter are aflutter with a five minute leaked clip of the movie 10 days before the premiere of the very anticipated “Avengers: Endgame” movie. Little is known as to how the … Continue Reading

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Cyber Security Is A Major Threat to Financial Institutions

Technology has brought us online and mobile banking to make managing your funds and paying at registers a breeze, but they also act as a major threat to the security of banks everywhere. According to a report from the Identity … Continue Reading

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Consumers Don’t Trust Online Sites to Offer Privacy

Much like in the Billy Joel song, “A Matter of Trust,” consumers “just recover when another belief is betrayed.” In a study done by PwC professional services network, they found that only 17% of people surveyed trust companies more today … Continue Reading