Monthly Archive: April 2018

McAfee: 26% of companies have suffered cloud data theft

Enterprises are moving their data to the cloud, but not everybody is certain that the cloud is as secure as it could be, according to the third annual report on cloud security from cybersecurity firm McAfee. This is due in part to the fact that one in four companies have been hit with cloud data […]

Cybersecurity engineering: A new academic discipline

Cyber startups and legacy technology companies know exactly how to attract top undergraduates: a six-figure salary, a signing bonus, even a new car. With these luxuries in reach, choosing to forgo the job offer in pursuit of advanced higher education seems irrational for most new grads. However, this is exactly what’s being asked of them […]

5 ways Congress could regulate Facebook

Over the course of two days and 10 hours of testimony, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was grilled by members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives this week. While questions about the Cambridge Analytica scandal and misuse of the personal data of tens of millions of U.S. citizens were what brought him there, many […]

Cooking for Beginners: 5 Essential Sites for Newbies in the Kitchen

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Most recipe sites assume you have a basic level of understanding how to cook. But for the absolute beginner, things need to be even simpler, like what these five sites offer. This is a mix of learning the techniques needed to cook, as well as some quick-meal recipes for anyone without cooking knowledge. Start with the guides, and move on to the recipe outlets. And the free cookbook is the best. 1. CookingLight’s Fundamental Techniques (Web): Learn the Basic Skills Cooking Light magazine is all about how to eat and cook healthy. That’s usually the whole point of eating more…

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Another Cambridge Analytica is out there, and we aren’t ready to fight it

Facebook got a lot of criticism over the Cambridge Analytica breach, and Zuckerberg vowed to do better in protecting users’ privacy in a full-page ad. But this is not the first time political campaigns have used social media user data during elections — the only difference was that millions of users did not even know the platform was […]

How to Make Money on YouTube: 6 Monetization Tactics Used by Pros

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YouTube has evolved into a platform that provides many content creators with careers. If you’re thinking about starting a YouTube channel, you’ve probably wondered how you can earn an income from it. The truth is not many peopl will earn millions of dollars on YouTube. However, as a YouTuber you have several options for monetizing your content. Let’s take a look at the most popular ways to make money on YouTube. 1. Advertising Like most free services, YouTube is powered by ads (and paid YouTube Red subscriptions). Before you watch most videos, and sometimes in the middle of longer ones,…

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Apple leak memo leaks, threatening employee termination and arrests

For the second time in a year, Apple has issued a warning to “leaking” employees, only for the warning to leak to the public. Taking the form of a news story-like internal memo, the warning comes nearly six years after Apple CEO Tim Cook claimed that Apple would “double down on secrecy on products,” only to see major […]