Day: March 27, 2019

Take a deep breath: AWS has just rolled out cheaper instances, glacier-slow storage, and AI container tools

CTO Werner Vogels reminds his tenants to use encryption Amazon devs and users are gathering in Silicon Valley as Amazon Web Services hosts its AWS Santa Clara Summit ’19 on Wednesday and the former book vendor used the event to announce a veritable cornucopia of new stuff.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Cisco Releases Flood of Patches for IOS XE and Small Business Routers

The networking giant issued 27 patches impacting a wide range of its products running the ISO XE software. …read more Source:: Threatpost

Senators Demand To Know Why Election Vendors Still Sell Voting Machines With ‘Known Vulnerabilities’

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechCrunch: Four senior senators have called on the largest U.S. voting machine makers to explain why they continue to sell devices with “known vulnerabilities,” ahead of upcoming critical elections. The letter, sent Wednesday, calls on election equipment makers ES&S, Dominion Voting and Hart InterCivic to explain why they…

Boeing details fixes to get 737 Max flying again – CNET

As Congress opens hearings on Boeing’s troubled 737 Max, the company reveals how it will change the airplane following two deadly crashes. …read more Source:: CNet

Twitch’s Squad Stream lets four gamers team up on one screen – CNET

It’s great for battle royale games. …read more Source:: CNet

Stop us if you’ve heard this one: IBM sued after axing older staff, this time over ‘denying’ them their legal rights

If claims are true, someone in HR is going to be getting their marching papers… shame IBM is once again facing legal action in America after ditching staffers over the age of 40.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

GITAI Partners With JAXA To Send Telepresence Robots To Space

GITAI is a robotics startup with offices in Japan and the United States that’s developing tech to put humanoid telepresence robots in space to take over for astronauts. IEEE: This week, GITAI is announcing a joint research agreement with JAXA (the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency) to see what it takes for robots to be useful…

AWS makes Deep Archive, App Mesh generally available

The cloud giant released a slew of services previewed at re:Invent 2018. …read more Source:: ZDNet

St. Louis is trending on Twitter for all the wrong reasons – CNET

The internet isn’t happy about how they slice their bagels over there. …read more Source:: CNet

New Shodan Tool Warns Organizations of Their Internet-Exposed Devices

Shodan Monitor is free to members of the popular Internet search engine. …read more Source:: DarkReading