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Innovation Inc: How Walgreens, IBM, PepsiCo, and others are embracing digital

Underneath all the tragedy of the coronavirus pandemic is a massive digitization effort within nearly every industry across corporate America that promises to change how we shop, get healthcare, or even find our next job. There are many visible examples of this. Some Walgreens shoppers have already had a glimpse […]
Innovation Inc: How Walgreens, IBM, PepsiCo, and others are embracing digital
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Ring says it will introduce new security features after hackers broke into a camera in an 8-year-old’s bedroom, where they could watch and talk to the child

A Tennessee family said that hackers broke into a Ring home-monitoring camera in their 8-year-old daughter’s bedroom, and the intruders were able to watch and speak to her. After the incident, Ring told Business Insider “We will continue to introduce additional security features to keep our customer’s Ring accounts and […]
Ring says it will introduce new security features after hackers broke into a camera in an 8-year-old’s bedroom, where they could watch and talk to the child
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Amazon is more cosy with the police than you might realise

Residents with AmazonRing smart doorbell cameras haven’t been receptive to certain police department requests for video footage, according to a Vice report. Some police departments have asked Amazon’s Ring for advice on obtaining more footage from unreceptive residents, and Ring provides them with advice. The Amazon device maker encourages police […]
Amazon is more cosy with the police than you might realise
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44 enterprise startups to bet your career on in 2019

If your 2019 plans include looking for a new job at a hot startup, we’ve got you covered. It’s once again time for Business Insider’s annual picks of enterprise startups poised to flourish in 2019 and beyond. We selected a variety of startups at a variety of stages and locations. […]
44 enterprise startups to bet your career on in 2019
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IoT is helping farmers run their farms from a smartphone — here’s how

Farmers are now using the Internet of Things (IoT) to work remotely from a laptop, tablet or smartphone. It’s helping to create more sustainable farming methods, control farming strategy, and even give some time back to the farmers. Through automated monitoring of trends in weather, local water levels and soil […]
IoT is helping farmers run their farms from a smartphone — here’s how
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Hackers reportedly took over a digital parking lot kiosk and connected it to a porn site for no apparent reason — and it hints at a worrying trend

As Internet of Things (IoT) devices become more prevalent, so do the ways that hackers exploit them, according to the Darktrace 2018 Threat Report. In one instance, hackers took over a digital parking payment kiosk and connected it to websites featuring adult content. In another instance, hackers connected to industrial […]
Hackers reportedly took over a digital parking lot kiosk and connected it to a porn site for no apparent reason — and it hints at a worrying trend
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Suddenly, BlackBerry is back because data security is the main game

Three years ago, Blackberry was on the verge of collapse when CEO decided to transform the business into a software company. They spent around $US1 billion on their mobile platform. The data security that was previously one of the biggest assets in Blackberry phones is now finding its way into […]
Suddenly, BlackBerry is back because data security is the main game