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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"Facebook revealed earlier this month that every post and comment by a U.S. user containing information about presidential candidates will now be fed through a sentiment analysis tool. According to the announcement, Facebook shares that information exclusively with Politico."

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"The Federal Communications Commission voted Tuesday to bring its subsidy programs for low income families into the 21st century by offering funds for basic broadband service for financially disadvantaged Americans."

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"Behavioral economist Sendhil Mullainathan discusses how data from your online searches can help not just advertisers, but also economists in researching the state of the economy."

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"Google claims its new single privacy policy covering 60 services simplifies privacy for users, but the underlying data sharing the new terms authorise has rattled government, regulators and privacy advocates. "

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"As businesses have come to rely more upon electronic equipment such as servers and telecom switches, the problem of keeping heat-sensitive IT equipment cool in heated buildings during the winter months has become critical. Standard central air conditioners may provide adequate cooling during warm months, but as the buildings HVAC system switches to heating rather than cooling, equipment can suffer from overheating. This can lead to costly damage and system downtime."

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"Only half of IT professionals believe that their organization made its best effort to protect customer and consumer information, according to a survey by credit reporting firm Experian and research from the Ponemon Institute."

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"The service will run continuous competitions until the Navy installs CANES on all 286 ships and 60-plus submarines in the fleet."

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"Facebook has invested $210 million to build the first phase of its new data center in Prineville, Oregon, which has a capacity of 28 megawatts of power, the company and local economic development officials revealed this week."

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"Six former employees filed suit with the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia against the Food and Drug Administration alleging the agency monitored their personal emails warning Congress that risky medical devices had been approved, The Washington Post has reported."

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"Cybersecurity has become a rapidly expanding priority for the government as federal agencies, private companies and everyday people come under persistent and increasingly sophisticated computer attacks. As the government partners with private industry to monitor and protect networks, sensitive personal data may be exposed."

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"CertiVox unveiled its PrivateSky Secure Information Exchange (SIX) platform. The service provides protection for email, files and other information sent via the cloud, through a two-factor authentication process and a certificateless encryption platform."

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"Yubico, the leading provider of simple, open online identity protection, today announced that Goldsworth Primary School has successfully deployed its authentication security suite. Easy to use and cost-effective, the YubiKey-based solution is ideal for schools with tight budgets."

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"A new longitudinal study at the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth focusing on the online activities of the Inc. 500 has found a huge drop in the number of companies maintaining corporate blogs over the past year"

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"Children today reach puberty earlier and adulthood later. The result: A lot of teenage weirdness. Alison Gopnik on how we might readjust adolescence."

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Posted By Carl Engelbrecht

"Most government employees do not consider their usernames and passwords to be hot commodities, but that attitude began to change with a network attack on security contractor HBGary Federal."

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