Google adds new network security options to hosted Kubernetes service
Google has released a new update to its public cloud, hoping it will become a more interesting place to run software container projects. The update adds three new networking controls to the platform's Google Kubernetes Engine service.
This service is a hosted implementation of the Kubernetes framewo... Read more
Bluetooth vulnerabilities found in access points of Cisco, Meraki and Aruba
Armis security researchers have found a vulnerability in Bluetooth Low Energy chips from Texas Instruments. This makes access points from Cisco, Cisco Meraki and Aruba Networks vulnerable to hacking. The vulnerabilities affect the routers in various ways, depending on the manufacturer.
The researche... Read more
Nutanix provides companies in Beam with a complete overview of the cloud infrastructure
Nutanix has added a number of new features to Beam. This extends the cost view and optimisation possibilities for on-premise deployments. This gives Nutanix customers a complete overview and insight into their entire infrastructure, including their public and private clouds.
Beam now offers a global... Read more
Researchers create a tool to visualize and correct deep learning processes
Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are undergoing strong development, mainly due to the technological steps taken with deep learning and neural networks. However, AI's automatic decision making process remains unfathomable for users. IBM and Harvard University have now developed the S... Read more
Blockchain is now more popular than cryptic currency
It's not something everyone talks about, but it's increasingly a trend. According to Google Trends, blockchain is becoming increasingly popular. According to the search engine, people nowadays show more interest in blockchain than in cryptic currency.
That reports The Next Web based on Google Searc... Read more
Google employees take to the streets to protest against treatment of women
Thousands of Google employees from all over the world took to the streets on Thursday to protest against the treatment of women at the company. The reason was the revelation that the company concealed sexual misconduct by Android founder Andy Rubin, among others.
In several cities, Google employees ... Read more
HPE and NASA make supercomputer on ISS available to researchers on Earth
Last year, HPE successfully built a supercomputer for the International Space Station (ISS). Today, the company, together with the American space agency NASA, announced that the computer is available to developers and scientists on Earth who want to carry out experiments.
HPE considers it important,... Read more
Amazon adds new productivity tools to Alexa
Amazon comes up with new tools for Alexa to boost productivity. This allows developers to add more business applications for the virtual assistant. This allows them to manage reminders for customers in a new way.
Last January, Amazon released a business variant of its virtual assistant: Alexa for Bu... Read more
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella: data center of the future lies on the seabed
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella thinks that data centres will soon be underwater. Nadella suspects that they will play a major role in the expansion of his company's global cloud platform. A foretaste of what's to come is Project Natick.
Natick is a project in which Microsoft has installed a data centre... Read more
Microsoft adds 3D animations and artificial intelligence to Word and PowerPoint
Microsoft adds some new features to Office 365. In November, PowerPoint and Word in particular will be given new functions with which users can create content. It should also be easier for people to make their content look better.
Microsoft reported this today in a blog post about the upcoming updat... Read more