Strategy and Innovation

Today in Tech – 1946 – https://sourceforge.net/blog/today-tech-february-14/

When clever code kills, who pays and who does the time? A Brit expert explains to El Reghttps://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/02/24/ai_criminal_liability_ethics/

Iceland Will Use More Power Mining Bitcoin than Powering Homes This Year – https://www.geek.com/tech/iceland-will-use-more-power-mining-bitcoin-than-powering-homes-this-year-1731049/

The cryptocurrency mining market is surprisingly small – http://www.cantechletter.com/2018/02/the-cryptocurrency-mining-market-is-surprisingly-small/

IDG Contributor Network: The good ol’ days – https://www.infoworld.com/article/3257608/application-performance-management/the-good-ol-days.html

Here’s how we made a no-fuss RSS vulture app using trendy Electron – https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/02/23/electron_rss_reader/

 

Internetworking

Improving Routing Security: Introducing Six New MANRS Tutorials – https://www.internetsociety.org/blog/2018/02/improving-routing-security-introducing-six-new-manrs-tutorials/

 

Internet Security and Privacy

Configuring and Tuning OpenVAS in Kali Linux – https://www.kali.org/tutorials/configuring-and-tuning-openvas-in-kali-linux/

2,844 new data breaches added to Have I Been Pwned – https://www.csoonline.com/article/3257927/security/2844-new-data-breaches-added-to-have-i-been-pwned.html

PIPEDA: Ten tips for avoiding complaints to the OPC (Office of the Privacy Commissioner) – https://www.priv.gc.ca/en/privacy-topics/privacy-laws-in-canada/the-personal-information-protection-and-electronic-documents-act-pipeda/pipeda-compliance-help/02_05_d_55_tips/

GDPR gotchas and how to handle them – http://www.computerweekly.com/opinion/GDPR-gotchas-and-how-to-handle-them

Hackers Can Now Steal Data Even From Faraday Cage Air-Gapped Computers – https://thehackernews.com/2018/02/airgap-computer-hacking.html

When the Copyright Office Meets, the Future Needs a Seat at the Table – https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/02/when-copyright-office-meets-future-doesnt-get-seat-table

2,000 Colorado DOT computers infected with SamSam Ransomware – https://www.hackread.com/2000-colorado-dot-computers-with-samsam-ransomware/

Perimeters Aren’t Dead – They’re Valuable – http://www.isaca.org/Knowledge-Center/Blog/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=952

Talos: Threat Round Up for Feb 16 – 23 – http://blog.talosintelligence.com/2018/02/threat-round-up-0216-0223.html

Stunning infosec tips from Uncle Sam, furries exposed, Chase bank web leak, and more – http://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.co.uk/2018/02/24/security_roundup/

 

Open Source

Creative Commons launches Memorial Fund Grants and Fellowship in Memory of Bassel Khartabil – https://creativecommons.org/2018/02/07/bassel-post/

LibreOffice 6.0 scores close to 1 million downloads in just 14 days – http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2018/02/libreoffice-6-0-1-million-downloads

Audacity 2.2.2 Released with a Stack of New Features & Improvements – https://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2018/02/audacity-2-2-2-released-sounds-checks-stack-new-features

 

Unified Communications – VoIP

Troubleshooting a Large-Scale CUCM Deployment – https://www.netcraftsmen.com/troubleshooting-a-large-scale-cucm-deployment/

 

Data Centre and Storage

What is a SAN and how does it differ from NAS? – https://www.itworld.com/article/3256312/storage/what-is-a-san-and-how-does-it-differ-from-nas.html

Data Center IPS Products Put to the Test – https://www.networkcomputing.com/network-security/data-center-ips-products-put-test/231275435

Future-Proofing Data Center Requirements for Global Enterprises and Hyperscale Providers – https://telecomnewsroom.com/future-proofing-data-center-requirements-global-enterprises-hyperscale-providers/

 

Wireless

5 things that will slow your Wi-Fi network – https://www.networkworld.com/article/3256026/lan-wan/5-things-that-will-slow-your-wi-fi-network.html

802.11ax Wi-Fi standard isn’t ready, Qualcomm bakes chips anyway – https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/02/23/80211ax_pre_standard_qualcomm/

 

Cloud Computing

Winter Was Not Delayed: How HBO Uses Kubernetes to Bring Us Game of Thrones – https://www.cncf.io/blog/2018/02/22/winter-not-delayed-hbo-uses-kubernetes-bring-us-game-thrones/

A Home for CASB (Cloud Access Security Brokers) – https://blog.cloudsecurityalliance.org/2018/02/21/a-home-for-casb/

5 Things I Learned While Trying to Understand Today’s Cloud Pricing – https://www.informationweek.com/cloud/5-things-i-learned-while-trying-to-understand-todays-cloud-pricing/d/d-id/1331067

Cloud strategy: hybrid and multi cloud are not the same – https://www.networkworld.com/article/3254241/hybrid-cloud/cloud-strategy-hybrid-and-multi-cloud-are-not-the-same.html

 

Telecom and Policy

The FCC’s Net Neutrality Order Was Just Published, Now the Fight Really Begins – https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/02/fccs-net-neutrality-order-was-just-published-so-now-fight-really-begins

Hyperoptic ‘sets speed record’ with London 2012 Athletes’ Village trial – https://www.fibre-systems.com/news/hyperoptic-sets-speed-record-london-2012-athletes-village-trial

Responsible, Coordinated & Ethical Vulnerability Disclosures – https://www.otalliance.org/blog/responsible-coordinated-ethical-vulnerability-disclosures

New Tech Industry Lobbying Group Argues ‘Right to Repair’ Laws Endanger Consumers – https://it.slashdot.org/story/18/02/24/1939255/new-tech-industry-lobbying-group-argues-right-to-repair-laws-endanger-consumers

 

Servers and Workstations

A bit of intel on AMD’s embedded Epyc and Ryzen processors – http://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.co.uk/2018/02/23/amds_embedded_epyc_ryzen/

OpenBSD releases Meltdown patch – http://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.co.uk/2018/02/23/openbsd_emits_meltdown_patch/

 

Resort and Hospitality

Squaw Valley Resort Will Run On 100% Renewable Energy – https://www.geek.com/tech/squaw-valley-resort-will-run-on-100-renewable-energy-1730394/

Epson Teams Up with Top Designers to Create Innovative Visual Solutions – https://hospitalitytech.com/epson-teams-top-designers-create-innovative-visual-solutions

Webjet Launches First Working Blockchain Initiative in the Hotel Distribution Industry – https://hospitalitytech.com/webjet-launches-first-working-blockchain-initiative-hotel-distribution-industry