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B-School for Hackers

  If digital and data are the future of business, science and engineering grads are bound to lead the way. That’s why Cornell University  is creating a one-year MBA program designed particularly for engineers. It’s betting that the engineers, at least the variety with … Continue reading

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FCC’s new app will need your help to quantify mobile broadband speed

  Late last week, the FCC published the agenda for its commission meeting next week—the first with newly-appointed chairman Tom Wheeler at the helm. In that agenda, the FCC said it would hear a presentation on the new FCC Speed Test App … Continue reading

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Apple promises fix for iMessage bug in iOS 7

  Apple has acknowledged there is an issue with iMessage in iOS 7, reports the Wall Street Journal. After updating to the fresh OS, users have reported being unable to send messages. Although issues with sending messages are fairly common, the nature of … Continue reading

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Iran hacked US Navy, report claims

US officials tell Wall Street Journal that “unclassified” Navy systems were compromised by hackers working for Iran   Hackers working for the Iranian government compromised US Navy systems in recent weeks, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal. Unnamed “US … Continue reading

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Hackers who hit US media are back: security firm

WASHINGTON, US: The hackers who penetrated the computer network of The New York Times last year have resurfaced with an attack on “an organisation involved in shaping economic policy,” experts have warned. The security firm FireEye said the original perpetrators … Continue reading

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White House Taps McAfee CTO for Cybersecurity Post

The Obama administration officially tapped a senior executive at the computer-security giant McAfee to be the Department of Homeland Security’s top cybersecurity official. Phyllis Schneck Phyllis Schneck, a vice president and chief technology officer for the public sector at McAfee, … Continue reading

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