The free 114 pages report from the University of Cambridge reveals that Bitcoin miners have collectively earned more than $2 billion #resiport This is the first study to systematically investigate key cryptocurrency industry sectors by collecting empirical, non-public data. The study gathered survey data from nearly 150 cryptocurrency companies and individuals, and it covers 38..
The old strategies for outsourcing, governance, procurement and IT, that organisations think are helping them are in fact often holding them back to the detriment of their shareholders, customers, suppliers and most significantly, to their employees. Applying the old model of outsourcing to the new economics of IT won’t sufficeOutsourcing to large vendors made sense..
India’s IT sector employs around 4 million people, making the almost 200,000 Indians on H1-B visas a drop in the ocean. Not being able to deploy directly would be an annoyance for the Indian Giants, but not more! If the Indian government offers incentives to local and foreign firms to base more of their IT engineers..
Sourcing strategy If it is no longer a question of sourcing or not for your software development, the next step is analyzing your organization needs and define your sourcing strategy. This discipline is the most difficult exercise for Clients and unfortunately also the most underestimated. The level of maturity is directly proportional to the level of success you..
16. January 2017, Davos, Switzerland. The Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) is an annual benchmarking report that measures the ability of countries to compete for talent. The report ranks 118 countries according to their ability to grow, attract and retain talent.Much more than an international league table of talent, the GTCI report provides a tool-kit..
WordPress versions 4.7 and earlier are affected by eight security issues: Remote code execution (RCE) in PHPMailer – No specific issue appears to affect WordPress or any of the major plugins we investigated but, out of an abundance of caution, we updated PHPMailer in this release. This issue was reported to PHPMailer by Dawid Golunski and..
Simpler rules on cookies: The so called “cookie provision”, which has resulted in an overload of consent requests for internet users, will be streamlined. New rules will allow users to be more in control of their settings, providing an easy way to accept or refuse the tracking of cookies and other identifiers in case of..
10,000 people and businesses paying extortion money each month to avoid having their sensitive data, or Client data, released or scrambled. Source: Hackers steal data from 1.5 million user accounts after esports company refuses to pay ransom | VentureBeat | Security | by Jonathan Vanian, Fortune
The old email technology is far from dead and we all depend on an email address for business as well as private purposes. Looking through my own inbox and counting the number of received spam emails from the last 10+ years clearly, indicate that spam is here to stay. But, don’t attempt to copy-cat. Be aware..