Innovation

Today in Tech – 1984 – https://sourceforge.net/blog/today-tech-january-24/

Tech Talk: Where blockchain’s going this year – https://www.networkworld.com/video/84778/tech-talk-where-blockchains-going-this-year

Data could one day be stored on molecules – https://www.networkworld.com/article/3251071/storage/data-could-one-day-be-stored-on-molecules.html

 

Networking

3 reasons why you should get your own custom email address – https://cira.ca/blog/ca-domains/3-reasons-why-you-should-get-your-own-custom-email-address

IPv4 Address Market: 4 Things to Know – https://www.networkcomputing.com/data-centers/ipv4-address-market-4-things-know/943725927

 

Internet Security and Privacy

Data sovereignty: What you need to know and why you should care – https://cira.ca/blog/state-internet/data-sovereignty-what-you-need-know-and-why-you-should-care

Nine Myths of Account Takeover – https://blog.cloudsecurityalliance.org/2018/01/25/nine-myths-account-takeover/

Experts are predicting automated lateralization attacks against Windows domains – https://www.csoonline.com/article/3251684/hacking/experts-are-predicting-automated-lateralization-attacks-against-windows-domains.html

Spending on blockchain technology to double this year to $2.1B – https://www.itworld.com/article/3251505/financial-it/spending-on-blockchain-networks-to-double-this-year-to-21b.html

Hackers Invade YouTube Ads To Mine Cryptocurrency – http://www.pcmag.com/news/358806/hackers-invade-youtube-ads-to-mine-cryptocurrency

You had one job, Outlook! Security bug fix stops mail app from forwarding attachments – http://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.co.uk/2018/01/26/outlook_email_attachment_bug/

 

Open Source

Victory for libre networks: ActivityPub is now a W3C recommended standard – http://www.fsf.org/blogs/community/victory-for-libre-networks-activitypub-is-now-a-w3c-recommended-standard

ActivityPub: the new standard for decentralized networks – https://nextcloud.com/blog/activitypub-the-new-standard-for-decentralized-networks/

Document Foundation releases LibreOffice 6.0 with improved GUI, file format support – https://www.techrepublic.com/article/document-foundation-releases-libreoffice-6-0-with-improved-gui-file-format-support/

 

Wireless

What is MU-MIMO and why you need it in your wireless routers – https://www.networkworld.com/article/3250268/mobile-wireless/what-is-mu-mimo-and-why-you-need-it-in-your-wireless-routers.html

 

Cloud Computing

Rolling Out Kubernetes in 100 Days at BlackRock – https://www.cncf.io/blog/2018/01/19/rolling-kubernetes-100-days-blackrock/

Researchers calculate financial toll of cloud outages on US business sector – http://www.computerweekly.com/news/252433853/Researchers-calculate-financial-toll-of-cloud-outages-on-US-business-sector

Why Saving 30% on Your Cloud Deployments May Be a Bad Deal – https://www.infoworld.com/article/3250632/cloud-computing/why-saving-30-on-your-cloud-deployments-may-be-a-bad-deal.html

 

Telecom and Policy

Zayo’s Vancouver footprint grows with Optic Zoo Networks acquisition – http://www.lightwaveonline.com/articles/2018/01/zayo-s-vancouver-footprint-grows-with-optic-zoo-networks-acquisition.html

Alcatel open cable boosts bandwidth between Hong Kong and America – https://www.fibre-systems.com/news/alcatel-open-cable-boosts-bandwidth-between-hong-kong-and-america

IA Greenlights Music Modernization Act – https://internetassociation.org/ia-greenlights-music-modernization-act/

One of the World’s Leading Internet Exchange Providers Selects Coriant Solution to Scale Peering Infrastructure – https://telecomnewsroom.com/one-worlds-leading-internet-exchange-providers-selects-coriant-solution-scale-peering-infrastructure/

 

Resort and Hospitality

Consider These 3 Factors When Choosing a Low- or High-Power DAS (Distributed Antenna System) – https://hospitalitytech.com/consider-these-3-factors-when-choosing-low-or-high-power-das

What Does Big Data Mean to Hotel Management? – http://hoteltechnologynews.com/2018/01/big-data-mean-hotel-management/

 

Servers and Workstations

Building a Linux-based HPC system on the Raspberry Pi with Ansible – https://opensource.com/article/18/1/how-build-hpc-system-raspberry-pi-and-openhpc