New Windows 10 update combines cloud with local storage
In the upcoming Windows 10 update, Microsoft will focus strongly on local storage with Storage Sense and OneDrive cloud storage. The difference between cloud and local becomes smaller, and Storage Sense keeps your computer much better organized by automatically deleting old folders and files.
We don... Read more
European Parliament brings ‘link tax’ and ‘upload filter’ a step closer
The European Parliament today voted in favour of an adaptation of online copyright. The guideline is controversial because, according to critics, it introduces an undesirable 'link load' and 'upload filter'.
The so-called Copyright Directive has been in the making for two years now and has to adapt ... Read more
Microsoft patches zero-day leak only two weeks after discovery
At the end of last month, someone had just dumped a zero-day leak on Twitter to give users access to Windows 10 systems. The find was confirmed later that day, but it was only today that Microsoft released an update to close the leak.
On August 29, someone had just thrown a zero-day leak for Windows... Read more
Zendesk expands portfolio and also adds CRM through acquisition
Until now, Zendesk has mainly limited itself to customer service scenarios. But that doesn't seem to be enough. Zendesk has decided to expand and take over the startup Base. He raised more than fifty million dollars in an investment round and has to fill an important gap for Zendesk.
It is not known... Read more
Trend Micro MacOS apps “accidentally” steel browser history users
Trend Micro's macOS apps were recently removed from the App Store after the apps were found to be uploading browser history. The security company now claims that the apps 'accidentally' stole the browser history.
The theft would be due to the reuse of code from other applications for the business ma... Read more
Cisco presents AI hardware powered by 8 GPUs
Cisco Systems has created a system specifically for artificial intelligence. This is the UCS C480 ML M5, a four-rack unit server especially for deep learning workloads. The server should be available later this year.
UCS servers combine compute resources with networking and storage capabilities, as ... Read more
SAP: number of active blockchain apps limited, but interest is high
In a survey of 250 customers, SAP noticed that blockchain is still being actively monitored. 92 percent of respondents see opportunities in technology, while 84 percent today are actively engaged in blockchain-related activities.
The SAP survey of our own customers shows that only 3 percent of our c... Read more
Consumers are very concerned about data security
Consumers seem to worry more and more about their data. At a time when data leaks, data abuse and data-related scandals seem to be in the news more and more often, this is no surprise either. Research now confirms that consumers are worried about their data.
This is the conclusion of research by Sal... Read more
Salesforce introduces new automation features for marketers and sales people
Salesforce has unveiled new features that allow sales and marketers to use its services more productively. The two biggest additions will be available for Sales Cloud. In addition, the business-to-business marketing platform Pardot will be updated.
The first new tool for Sales Cloud is Work Queues.... Read more
Microsoft extends support Windows 10 for enterprise
Microsoft extends its Windows 10 autumn updates support from 18 to 30 months for enterprise users and schools. The amendment will take effect from the upcoming October 2018 Update.
Microsoft's current 18-month upgrade cycle is proving to be too fast for many companies. They are used to a slower upda... Read more