Although Western Digital does not, to the best of our knowledge, have an official policy regarding replacement of Red drives unknowingly purchased with SMR, several readers have shared their individual success stories of getting Western Digital's customer care department to replace such disks with non-SMR disks free of charge. … [Read more...] about Western Digital gets sued for sneaking SMR disks into its NAS channel
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They added these encryptors provided a highly scalable and cost-effective tool that could be deployed with minimal disruption to existing digital infrastructure. "This addresses the current limitations in the market [where] products are designed for point-to-point communication and are not scalable," they said. "This will also accommodate a larger number of users and benefit numerous applications, from financial services institutions, to government agencies, and hospitals." … [Read more...] about Singapore researchers tapping quantum cryptography to enhance network encryption
The NHSX boss Matthew Gould previously described a 60% level of download as "optimal"; but now, the scientific team behind the app's model has revised the number. Oxford University's David Bonsall told ZDNet that new results suggest that the app will have an impact "even at low levels of uptake". For example, he said, if a small community of friends and family all download the tool, the protective benefits of the technology will be felt across the local network. … [Read more...] about Contact-tracing app: How much difference will it really make?
MAS' chief fintech officer Sopnendu Mohanty said: "The responsible use of AI is a prerequisite for the greater adoption of AI in the financial sector. Veritas is the first industry-wide collaboration to provide a mathematical way to validate AI and data analytics solutions against the principles of Fairness, Ethics, Accountability, and Transparency. We hope Veritas will speed up the adoption of AI in financial services in the right direction." … [Read more...] about Singapore to establish AI framework for ‘fairness’ credit scoring metrics
I haven't used Zen Mode that much, but I think I'm going to be using it more in the future. Unlike the solutions from Google and Apple, which let you add time to apps and don't really restrict your phone usage, Zen Mode forces you to step away, relax, or do something else in the real world. I think that forced reflection is valuable for everyone, and I'm glad that is how OnePlus decided to implement its take on digital wellbeing. … [Read more...] about How to use Zen Mode on your OnePlus phone