software

Harvard Arrest Ups the U.S. Ante on China as Security Threat

Harvard Arrest Ups the U.S. Ante on China as Security Threat

A Harvard University chemist, an ex-Coca-Cola Co. scientist and a University of Kansas researcher.
U.K.’s Huawei Decision Won’t Please Anyone

U.K.’s Huawei Decision Won’t Please Anyone

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Update: Avast kills Jumpshot data-collection business after privacy concerns mount

Update: Avast kills Jumpshot data-collection business after privacy concerns mount

Avast said Thursday that it will wind down its data-collection service, Jumpshot, in response to concerns that it was collecting personal information about users from its free antivirus programs
Avast Antivirus tracks your clicks and views – yes, even those [UPDATE]

Avast Antivirus tracks your clicks and views – yes, even those [UPDATE]

Avast Antivirus monitors and sells “anonymized” user internet usage data to a (subsidy) company called Jumpshot. When a new user installs Avast on their computer, they’re asked to agree to a License –
Avast Antivirus tracks your clicks and views – yes, even those [UPDATE]

Avast Antivirus tracks your clicks and views – yes, even those [UPDATE]

Avast Antivirus monitors and sells “anonymized” user internet usage data to a (subsidy) company called Jumpshot. When a new user installs Avast on their computer, they’re asked to agree to a License –

Avast packaged detailed user data to be sold for millions of dollars

The popular antivirus program Avast has been selling users data to giant companies like Google, Home Depot, Microsoft and Pepsi, a joint investigation by Motherboard and PCMag found. Avast reportedly
How to create Excel macros and automate your spreadsheets

How to create Excel macros and automate your spreadsheets

Excel macros are like mini-programs that perform repetitive tasks, saving you a lot of time and typing. For example, it takes Excel less than one-tenth of a second to calculate an entire, massive
Coche volador: objetivo, despegue en cinco años

Coche volador: objetivo, despegue en cinco años

Proliferan las 'startups' y las inversiones dedicadas a desarrollar el coche volador. Toyota se sube a un carro en el que ya están Hyundai y Uber
Report: Russia Says Smartphones Sold in the Country Must Have Software that Supports Traditional Russian Values

Report: Russia Says Smartphones Sold in the Country Must Have Software that Supports Traditional Russian Values

Months after Russia banned the sale of gadgets that aren’t pre-installed with Russian-made software, government officials in that country have drafted new guidelines on what types of software
This $39 software is a simple and lightweight alternative to Adobe

This $39 software is a simple and lightweight alternative to Adobe

TL;DR: Learn how to create your own designs with a lifetime subscription to Design Wizard Pro for $39, a whopping 93% savings. They say Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator are the gold standard graphic
TikTok o cuando el algoritmo te ama

TikTok o cuando el algoritmo te ama

Cientos, miles de adolescentes bailan y sacan la lengua frente a sus móviles. Entran en la aplicación con su teléfono o su iPad y pasan 43 minutos al día viendo vídeos de pocos segundos
Huawei Gets Reprieve as Trump Aides Disagree on Restrictions

Huawei Gets Reprieve as Trump Aides Disagree on Restrictions

A U.S. proposal to further restrict sales to China-based Huawei Technologies Co. has encountered objections within the Trump administration and is being held up as officials debate whether the step
4 places where Apple can improve its integration of hardware, software, and services

4 places where Apple can improve its integration of hardware, software, and services

Apple spends a lot of time talking up its secret sauce: that combination of hardware, software, and services that allow it to make what it believes are the best technology products on the planet.And,
How to get certified for a hard drive you erased

How to get certified for a hard drive you erased

It’s relatively easy to erase the contents of a drive on a Mac. But what if you’re asked to prove you did so? Some companies, government agencies, and other organizations have an internal or legal
Uber Failed to Flag Complaints of Assault to London Regulator

Uber Failed to Flag Complaints of Assault to London Regulator

London’s main transportation regulator has released a scathing document detailing why it moved to ban Uber Technologies Inc. from operating in the city. The regulator lists several safety concerns,
Boom or Bust?: Davos Diary

Boom or Bust?: Davos Diary

Welcome to Davos Diary, Bloomberg’s briefing on what’s happening at the World Economic Forum. Sign up here to get it in your inbox every day through Jan. 24.
Jira Software gets better roadmaps

Jira Software gets better roadmaps

Atlassian today announced an update to Jira Software, its popular project and issue-tracking tool, that brings a number of major updates to the roadmapping feature it first introduced back in 2018.

TikTok inks licensing deal with Merlin to use music from independent labels in videos and new Resso streaming service

TikTok, the fast-growing user-generated video app from China’s Bytedance, has been building a new music streaming service to compete against the likes of Spotify, Apple Music and Amazon Music. And
China Student’s Jailing for U.S. Tweets Shows Beijing’s Reach

China Student’s Jailing for U.S. Tweets Shows Beijing’s Reach

The case of a Chinese student jailed for tweets he sent while studying in America underscores that being overseas is no protection from Beijing’s censors.
Opera and the firm short-selling its stock (alleging Africa fintech abuses) weigh in

Opera and the firm short-selling its stock (alleging Africa fintech abuses) weigh in

Internet services company Opera has come under a short-sell assault based on allegations of predatory lending practices by its fintech products in Africa. Hindenburg Research issued a report claiming