AITP-NCFL News, March 4, 2021

Security NBC News:  U.S. issues warning after Microsoft says China hacked its mail server program Bleeping Computer:  GRUB2 boot loader reveals multiple high severity vulnerabilities National News ZDNet:  The state of enterprise open-source software Leadership CIO:  Decision intelligence: The new BI Information Week:  Adopting New Technologies in a Multi-Generational Workplace Skillsets Red Hat:   Basic concepts of encryption in cryptography Linux Config:  Introduction to database normalization: the first three normal forms

AITP-NCFL News, March 3, 2021

Security ZDNet:  Microsoft: These Exchange Server zero-day flaws are being used by hackers, so update now Workplace CIO:  Why IT projects still fail Information Week:   Tech Skills, Coding Languages to Boost Your Salary ComputerWorld:  Cisco continues to overhaul Webex, now with real-time language transcription Stranger than Fiction Nature:   Technology alliance boosts efforts to store data in DNA

AITP-NCFL News, March 2, 2021

Skillsets The Enterprisers Project:  IT skills 2021: Adaptability tops the most-wanted list Productivity ZDNet:  89% of IT pros feel 'immense pressure' at work Information Week:  CIOs Face Decisions on Remote Work for Post-Pandemic Future ZDNet:  Facebook, TikTok least trusted by Americans, says survey Industry News Tech Crunch:  Microsoft’s Power Automate Desktop is now free for all Windows 10 users The Verge:  Crucial’s X6 lineup of durable USB-C SSDs now has a whopping 4TB model

AITP-NCFL News, February 28, 2021

National News PC Magazine: Linux Is Now on Mars, Thanks to NASA's Perseverance Rover Bleeping Computer:  NSA, Microsoft promote a Zero Trust approach to cybersecurity ZDNet:  Red Hat introduces free RHEL for open-source, non-profit organizations Ars Technica:  Best Buy lays off 5,000 workers as it shifts focus to online sales Skillsets US News:  How I Learned C# O'Reilly:  Zero-trust Fundamentals

AITP-NCFL News, February 26, 2021

Security Ars Technica:  Code-execution flaw in VMware has a severity rating of 9.8 out of 10 Productivity C|Net:  Windows 10 tips and tricks: Secret Start menu, taking screenshots and more OpenSource.com:  Why everyone should try using Linux C|Net:  The best ways to find free Wi-Fi if you can't connect at home Friday Fun C|Net:  Emoji meanings: How to pick the right emoji every time

AITP-NCFL News, February 25, 2021

Hardware and Tech Anandtech: Toshiba Unveils World's First FC-MAMR HDD: 18 TB, Helium Filled Ars Technica:  Starlink will hit 300Mbps and expand to “most of Earth” this year ZDNet:  Fuzix: Run Unix on the tiny $4 Raspberry Pi Pico Ars Technica:  D-Wave’s hardware outperforms a classic computer Security Bleeping Computer:  Heavily used Node.js package has a code injection vulnerability

AITP-NCFL News, February 23, 2021

National News Information Week:  CIOs Face Decisions on Remote Work for Post-Pandemic Future ComputerWorld:  Trello, now 10, offers up an ambitious platform overhaul InfoWorld:  Are software developers important? Yes, very Skill Sets Enterprisers Project:  IT careers: 3 top skills for 2021

AITP-NCFL News, February 21, 2021

Security Ars Technica:  New malware found on 30,000 Macs has security pros stumped Bleeping Computer:  Recently fixed Windows zero-day actively exploited since mid-2020 National News PC Magazine:  Linux Is Now on Mars, Thanks to NASA's Perseverance Rover Venture Beat:  Python pioneer assesses the 30-year-old programming language Business Insider:  Unsealed court document claims Facebook 'knew for years' that a metric was inflated and ignored an employee warning to avoid a revenue hit

AITP-NCFL News, February 17, 2021

National News Bleeping Computer:  Upcoming NVIDIA RTX 3060 purposely cripples mining performance GeekWire:  Zillow Surfing 2.0: Real estate giant uses AI to beef up virtual touring tool ZDNet:  IBM really wants to be your multicloud integrator Productivity Wired:  4 Work-From-Home Tech Tricks Security ZDNet:  Phishing: These are the most common techniques used to attack your PC

AITP-NCFL News, February 16, 2021

National News ComputerWorld:  Remote work 2.0 — when WFH really means 'work from anywhere' Wired:  The Secret, Essential Geography of the Office ZDNet:  Linux 5.11 is out with AMD and Intel improvements Science Daily:  Applying quantum computing to a particle process Information Week:  Graph-Based AI Enters the Enterprise Mainstream