Women primed to fill cyber security talent gap

The pandemic-led jump in homeworking has not only resulted in more opportunities for hackers to exploit, it has also increased demand for more cyber security analysts. “People are starting to understand the role of cyber security in a business, there is much more interest,” says Clar Rosso, chief executive of (ISC)², a non-profit group specialising in cyber security training.

Link: Women primed to fill cyber security talent gap
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Apps News: Warning Signal: the messaging app’s new features are causing internal turmoil – The Verge

Samsung did a lot to lower the price of the regular Galaxy S21 and S21 Plus. But it did prioritize one major upgrade: the processor. Is the new chip, the new design, and the new fingerprint sensor enough to make up for the rest of the phone staying basically the same as last year? Dieter Bohn reviews it to find out.

Link: Apps News: Warning Signal: the messaging app’s new features are causing internal turmoil – The Verge
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Best Apple Watch 2021

Picking the best Apple watch might sound like a simple task: simply look to the latest model. But with a range of options now available, from the new Apple Watch Series which replaces the Series 5 as the new flagship, to the paired down SE, it’s not always that easy. With last year’s models still in the mix, you need to consider which Apple Watch model is actually right for you.

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MicroDroid is a stripped-down version of Android for VMs

Google is making microdroid, which the company says is a “minimal Android-based Linux image.” According to the commit description, microdroid will be used in virtual machines and is designed as a “stripped down version of the generic Android system image (GSI).” The GSI is already a barebones build of open-source Android, but microdroid seems to be even more trimmed down.

Link: MicroDroid is a stripped-down version of Android for VMs
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Microsoft: Our free tool helps to improve your websites

Microsoft Clarity is a specialist tool that brings user experience analysis to the desktop with just a few clicks. Once you’ve instrumented your website you can start to get details of what your users are doing and how they’re doing it. Part of that process is recording and playing back user sessions, watching interactions and paths through a site.

Link: Microsoft: Our free tool helps to improve your websites
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Where Programming, Ops, AI, and the Cloud are Headed in 2021

In this report, we look at the data generated by the O’Reilly online learning platform to discern trends in the technology industry—trends technology leaders need to follow.
But what are “trends”? All too often, trends degenerate into horse races over languages and platforms. Look at all the…

Link: Where Programming, Ops, AI, and the Cloud are Headed in 2021
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Coronavirus game dev blasts Apple’s blanket ban of COVID-19 apps

When Florian Mueller submitted his latest game to the App Store, he didn’t think it would end with him filing a complaint against Apple with the European Union, the U.Department of Justice and other antitrust authorities around the world. But that’s exactly what happened after Apple rejected his Corona Control Game due to its COVID-19 theme.

Link: Coronavirus game dev blasts Apple’s blanket ban of COVID-19 apps
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Explore binaries using this full-featured Linux tool

In 10 ways to analyze binary files on Linux, I explained how to use Linux’s rich set of native tools to analyze binaries. But if you want to explore your binary further, you need a tool that is custom-made for binary analysis. If you are new to binary analysis and have mostly worked with…

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eLearning Apps: What We’ve Learned In 2020

Smartphones have made it easy to gain knowledge and find data at any time with just one touch. It is not just about the internet or the facts and supplies. The uses of smartphones have entered all the fields, whether it is business or education. The educational apps are now in trend and always top in the list of App Store. .

Link: eLearning Apps: What We’ve Learned In 2020
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Thoughts from Day 1 as CEO of Service Cloud

Today, I start a new role leading Service Cloud at Salesforce, where I spent my early career 15 years ago. While on sabbatical the last five months, I reflected deeply on what I should do next, and this was my thought process. We are living and shaping an important moment in history. One that will crown winners and losers, and from which stories which will be told for generations.

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Apple doubles down on Fitness+ with new “Time to Walk” Apple Watch content

Time to Walk will display photos to match speakers’ stories and talks while you walk.

It will of course provide you a workout summary at the walk’s conclusion.

Dolly Parton is one of four people in the first four episodes. The others are…

…Draymond…

Link: Apple doubles down on Fitness+ with new “Time to Walk” Apple Watch content
via arstechnica.com