Internet Security and Privacy

What is end-to-end encryption and why does it matter? – https://nextcloud.com/blog/what-is-end-to-end-encryption-and-why-does-it-matter/

Ghostery, uBlock lead the anti-track pack – https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/12/20/ghostery_ublock_lead_the_antitrack_pack/

WordPress captcha plugin on 300,000 sites had a sneaky backdoor – https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/12/20/backdoor_wordpress_captcha/

Cryptocurrency: From Basic Definitions to Expert Issues with Coinbase Co-Founder Fred Ehrsam – https://after-on.com/episodes/017

 

Open Source

4 successful open source business models to consider – https://opensource.com/article/17/12/open-source-business-models

Nextcloud releases ownCloud fork ahead of schedule – http://www.zdnet.com/article/nextcloud-releases-owncloud-fork-ahead-of-schedule/

Resort and Hospitality

4 Hospitality IoT Trends to Watch Out for in 2018 – https://hospitalitytech.com/4-hospitality-iot-trends-watch-out-2018

2018 Lodging Technology Study: Deconstructing Innovation – https://hospitalitytech.com/2018-lodging-technology-study-deconstructing-innovation

 

Data Storage

Seagate Announces 12TB BarraCuda Pro, IronWolf, and IronWolf Pro HDDs – https://www.custompcreview.com/news/seagate-announces-12tb-barracuda-pro-ironwolf-ironwolf-pro-hdds/

 

Telecom and Policy

IEEE forms 802.11 Light Communications Study Group – https://www.fibre-systems.com/news/ieee-forms-80211-light-communications-study-group

Canadian Internet Exchange Points: Building a resilient Canadian internet community – https://cira.ca/blog/state-internet/canadian-internet-exchange-points-building-resilient-canadian-internet-community

 

Networking

The Myth of Network Speed – https://www.networkcomputing.com/networking/myth-network-speed/1422965925

The Future of Network Interfaces – https://www.networkcomputing.com/networking/future-network-interfaces/1870548314