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Supported by Technology By NATHANIEL POPPERAPRIL 1, 2018 Continue reading the main story Share This Page Continue reading the main story SAN FRANCISCO — Worried about someone hacking the next election? Bothered by the way Facebook and Equifax coughed up your personal information?The technology industry has an answer called the blockchain — even for the … [Read more...] about Tech Thinks It Has a Fix for the Problems It Created: Blockchain
Following the internet-shaking news that Cambridge Analytica “harvested” the data of 50 million Facebook users, many users of the social network are now considering deleting their accounts. Upping sticks from Mark Zuckerburg’s digital kingdom isn’t as simple as it sounds though, unfortunately, due to the social media giant’s far-reaching influence … [Read more...] about Why deleting your Facebook account could cause you problems
caption Amazon customers are raising questions after the company apparently closed a wave of accounts source Getty/Scott Olson Amazon Prime members are taking to social media to complain that their accounts have been mysteriously closed over the last week. Hundreds of angry customers complain that they have not been provided with … [Read more...] about Furious customers say they’ve been mysteriously locked out of their Amazon accounts — and they have no idea why
Tech companies are rushing to infuse everything with artificial intelligence, driven by big leaps in the power of machine learning software. But the deep-neural-network software fueling the excitement has a troubling weakness: Making subtle changes to images, text, or audio can fool these systems into perceiving things that aren’t there. That could be a big problem for … [Read more...] about AI Has a Hallucination Problem That’s Proving Tough to Fix
Small and medium sized businesses are an integral part of the UK economy, making up 47 per cent of all private sector turnover, but poor accounts payable practices by bigger businesses and the increase of late payments are putting this essential ecosystem at risk. The UK economy would be boosted by as much as £2.5bn if small businesses were paid on time, according to the … [Read more...] about Are corporations’ poor accounts payable practices putting Britain’s SME community at risk?
Here's how to set up a HomePod. What you need: You will need an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch running iOS 11.2.5 of later. You also need the Home app and the Apple Music app on your iOS device. These would be there by default, but if you had deleted them in the past you may need to download them from the App Store. How to set up HomePod Turn on Bluetooth. Make sure your iOS … [Read more...] about How to set up HomePod and troubleshoot problems
Three startups are getting ready to launch one of the most ambitious and important cryptocurrency experiments since the creation of bitcoin itself. Called Lightning, the project aims to build a fast, scalable, and cryptographically secure payment network layered on top of the existing bitcoin network. Essentially, Lightning aims to solve the big problem that has loomed over … [Read more...] about Bitcoin has a huge scaling problem—Lightning could be the solution
Last August, the Linux Foundation started the LFCS certification (Linux Foundation Certified Sysadmin), a brand new program whose purpose is to allow individuals everywhere and anywhere take an exam in order to get certified in basic to intermediate operational support for Linux systems, which includes supporting running systems and services, along with overall monitoring and … [Read more...] about Managing Users & Groups, File Permissions & Attributes and Enabling sudo Access on Accounts
As Bitcoin continues to test new lows investors have more to worry about than an impending bottom. As the saying goes, “death and taxes” are the only certainties. For cryptocurrency investors, the latter will undoubtedly be responsible for more anxiety than the former this tax season. “It’s going to be a nightmare for people who are worried about [paying … [Read more...] about Bitcoin and the pumpkin spice latte problem