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The Channel Company acquires Incisive Media's technology properties, including Computing and CRN UK titles

With the strategic acquisition, The Channel Company will increase its EMEA footprint, expand CRN as a global brand, and leverage Computing media and events as part of an effort to create a worldwide IT end user community. T ...more
Date: 1 July 2022, 13:27 pm
Source: Computing

Meta slashes engineer hiring target by a third

Social media giant told employees 'the headwinds are fierce.' Meta, formerly Facebook, has lowered its goal for recruiting engineers in 2022 to around 6,000-7,000, down from an early aim to hire about 10,000 new engineers. ...more
Date: 1 July 2022, 11:57 am
Source: Computing

Locking it down: Top 10 zero trust vendors deployed by UK IT teams

The zero trust approach to cybersecurity leapt up the agenda when the pandemic hit. Here's an overview of some of the key industry players Zero trust is an architectural and governance led-approach to security rather than a ...more
Date: 1 July 2022, 10:27 am
Source: Computing

What is screen tearing?

Screen tearing is the enemy of most PC gamers. Not only does it ruin the beautiful environments that game developers develop, but it can also be a massive hindrance to any online competitive matches that require sharp reflexes and an even s ...more
Date: 1 July 2022, 10:13 am
Source: Trusted Reviews

Ex-government IT worker collaborated with Russian cybergang

Vachon-Desjardins was arrested in Canada in January 2021 and extradited to the US in March this year A former IT worker for the Canadian Government has pleaded guilty to charges related to his association with Russian cyber ...more
Date: 1 July 2022, 9:28 am
Source: Computing

Women in Tech Festival 2022 returns to central London

The Computing & CRN Women in Tech Festival 2022 is returning to London in November and presents a perfect opportunity to share knowledge, build networks and celebrate success. We may have just passed the midpoint of 20 ...more
Date: 1 July 2022, 9:28 am
Source: Computing

Saving lives: An interview with founder and CEO of R;pple Suicide Prevention Alice Hendy

Alice Hendy shares how she arrived at a career in cyber and why she founded a charity after losing her younger brother to suicide. Alice Hendy did not set out with an ambition to work in cyber security. Hendy began as a ca ...more
Date: 1 July 2022, 8:58 am
Source: Computing

EU consumer groups move against Google's 'sign-up surveillance'

By making the tracker opt-out process time-consuming, Google scoops huge amounts of users' personal data. Ten consumer groups, coordinated by the European Consumer Organisation (BEUC), have accused Google of using deceptive ...more
Date: 1 July 2022, 7:58 am
Source: Computing

Samsung Gaming Hub unites Xbox, Stadia, GeForce Now and all your cloud faves

Samsung’s latest TVs have become a hotspot for your cloud gaming needs today with the launch of a Gaming Hub that carries some of the most popular streaming services. Available within the Samsung 2022 line-up the Gaming Hub is now home to ap ...more
Date: 30 June 2022, 20:44 pm
Source: Trusted Reviews

G-Core Labs launches stand-alone solution to protect against SYN Flood DDoS attacks

G-Core Labs and Intel have developed an XDP-based solution providing mitigation of DDoS attacks with low impact on overall latency. Luxembourg - June 29th, 2022 - G-Core Labs, an international provider of cloud and edge sol ...more
Date: 30 June 2022, 14:14 pm
Source: Computing