Day: January 12, 2021

Critical Microsoft Defender Bug Actively Exploited; Patch Tuesday Offers 83 Fixes

The first Patch Tuesday security bulletin for 2021 from Microsoft includes fixes for one bug under active attack, possibly linked to the massive SolarWinds hacks. …read more Source:: Threatpost

Relationship transformation: The role of trust in accelerating innovation and digital transformation

Before COVID-19, one of the challenges limiting digital transformation success was its over-reliance on digital. Relationship Transformation (RTx) aims to escalate relationships as a driver in digital transformation. Building trust internally and externally is key. …read more Source:: ZDNet

How Samsung TVs will take your at-home workouts to the next level in 2021 – CNET

The new Samsung Health feature offers workouts from fitness gurus such as Jillian Michaels. …read more Source:: CNet

Best Buy CEO: Pandemic made us “meet that customer where they are” – CNET

As coronavirus lockdowns upend retail, the new chief executive tells CES attendees that taking care of customers and employees is more important than short-term profits. …read more Source:: CNet

Weber acquires June Smart Oven startup – CNET

The established grill maker acquires its second smart cooking startup. …read more Source:: CNet

The PC Market Just Had its First Big Growth in 10 Years

The PC was supposed to die 10 years ago, but it’s just experienced its first big growth in a decade. From a report: Market research firm Canalys reports that PC shipments reached 297 million units in 2020, up an impressive 11 percent from 2019. IDC puts the year at 302 million shipments, up 13.1 percent…

A smart lock that isn’t a lock at all is on display at CES 2021 – CNET

Den Smart Home is approaching smart locks from the other side of the door. …read more Source:: CNet

Driver lawsuit says Uber and Lyft’s Proposition 22 is unconstitutional – CNET

The controversial ballot measure is already facing legal challenges. …read more Source:: CNet

UK Space ponders going nuclear with Rolls Royce: Hopes are to slice the time it takes for space travel

Another year, another study The UK Space Agency and Rolls Royce have kicked off a study into nuclear-powered space exploration.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Google reveals massive Windows & Android hacking operation

The attackers used a combination of Android, Chrome, and Windows vulnerabilities, including both zero-days and n-days exploits. …read more Source:: ZDNet