Improving Cyber Security Protections with Predictive Analytics

Daniel Newman / April 28, 2017. Let’s face it: cyber security isn’t sexy. Most of us would prefer to focus on implementing cool developments in big data, artificial intelligence, and machine learning in our day-to-day work lives. But the fact remains that none of those developments will amount to much if we aren’t able to keep our information safe—which is why cyber security remains so critical.

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Microsoft cloud jumps 50% while Surface crashes

Microsoft marginally missed analyst revenue estimates during the latest quarter, as the company experience decline in its hardware businesses, despite surging cloud growth. Overall adjusted revenue rose to $23.56 billion, slightly below analyst estimates of $23.62 billion. The mixed results sent shares in the technology giant falling by 0.to $67.85 in after hours trading.

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Top 10 Mobile Apps to Boost Productivity

Productivity is so much more than a buzzword for freelancers and project co-coordinators alike. Staying productive can sometimes be harder to achieve than it should, especially when working in a busy office. With no boss looking over your shoulder you need to keep your eye on the ball to stay on track and meet your targets and deadlines.

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For The Mobile Web, PWAs Are The Next Big Thing

The next wave of the mobile web is arriving, and Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) have the power to give CMOs and their brands the edge.
PWAs combine the best of native apps and websites. They’re lightning quick, work on all devices, and don’t need to be installed or upgraded. Once added to a…

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Microsoft Azure, Office 365 Cloud Growth Boost Q3 Profits

Strong demand for Microsoft Azure and Office 365 cloud services boosted the company’s profits 27.8 percent last quarter, Microsoft announced Thursday. Net income was $4.8 billion, or 61 cents per share, in the third quarter of the 2017 fiscal year, which ended March 31. That’s up from $3.76 billion, or 47 cents per share, in the same quarter last year.

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Huawei, Google made an Android dev board ala Raspberry Pi

Although still primarily associated with smartphones and, sometimes, tablets, Android has long outgrown that limited device category. It can now be found on smartwatches, TVs, PCs, laptops, cars, and, soon, household appliances. This means that the budding Android developer might want to be able to develop apps that aren’t constrained to one type of hardware.

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