Day: May 5, 2020

Disney Plus: Everything to know about Disney’s streaming service – CNET

As coronavirus keeps theaters on lockdown, Disney Plus is streaming big-budget movies like Rise of Skywalker early. …read more Source:: CNet

Microsoft Challenges Security Researchers to Hack Azure Sphere

Participants can earn up to $100,000 for finding severe flaws in Microsoft’s Linux-based Azure Sphere IoT operating system. …read more Source:: DarkReading

Attackers Adapt Techniques to Pandemic Reality

Over the past several months, threat actors have quickly shifted their tactics to take advantage of interest in the coronavirus, two studies find. …read more Source:: DarkReading

Disney’s Shanghai park to reopen Monday. The rest? Who knows. – CNET

But Disney doesn’t know when — or under what conditions — it can reopen the rest of its parks everywhere else in the world. …read more Source:: CNet

Facebook’s Oculus Is Developing a New Quest VR Headset

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Bloomberg: Facebook’s Oculus division is building a new version of its Quest standalone virtual reality headset, but the device is facing potential delays due to the impact of Covid-19 on product development and the global supply chain. The social-networking giant is working on multiple potential successors to the…

Motorola Razr deal: Buy one foldable Razr, get a second free

Get it now while supplies last! …read more Source:: ZDNet

Airbnb Is Laying Off a Quarter of Its Workforce

Airbnb announced that it is laying off around a quarter of its workforce, citing revenue declines and a need to curtail costs. TechCrunch reports: In the note, written by Airbnb CEO and co-founder Brian Chesky, the company said that 1,900 employees will be laid off, or 25.3% of its 7,500 workers. The layoffs will impact…

Disney: Shanghai Disney theme park will reopen Monday – CNET

Theme parks are crucial to Disney’s health, and the coronavirus closures of spots like Disneyland and Shanghai Disney cost the company $1 billion in lost income. …read more Source:: CNet

IBM Cloud Satellite brings IBM public cloud on premises

The newest addition to the IBM’s stable of hybrid cloud offerings provides a private cloud extension to IBM’s Public Cloud. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Arista Networks beats Q1 expectations, guidance light

The networking player reported a steep decline in year-over-year revenue. …read more Source:: ZDNet