Tag: research

Cybersecurity, Security

A worrying amount of apps found to have high-severity security flaws

December 9, 2022

Via: Techradar

A worrying amount of commonly-used apps have high-severity security flaws, especially those used by companies in the technology sector, new research has found. A report from Veracode analyzing 20 million scans across half a million applications in technology, manufacturing, retail, […]

Computing, Hardware

GPU Fingerprinting Can Be Used to Track You Online: Researchers

January 31, 2022

Via: Tom's Hardware

An international team of researchers from France, Israel and Australia have developed a new technique that can identify individual users according to their specific, unique graphics card signature. Named DrawnApart, the research, which serves as a proof of concept, serves […]

Apps & OS, Mobile

Apple’s new Research app lets you enroll in 3 health studies

November 14, 2019

Via: Mashable

Apple launched a new app called Research, letting users enroll in three health studies: the Apple Women’s Health Study, Apple Heart and Movement Study, and Apple Hearing Study. The app streamlines the process of participating in a health study. Users […]


How AI Will Revolutionize the Gaming Industry

June 10, 2019

Via: Kelly Redmond

Gaming has become an industry that makes billions. According to Newzoo’s Global Games Market Report, the video game industry has reached a global market value of $139 billion and is already far bigger than the Film and Music industries put […]

Challenges, Trends

Why more than half of companies are now making serious investments in big data analytics

January 5, 2018


Big data adoption reached 53% in 2017 for all companies interviewed, up from 17% in 2015, with telecom and financial services leading early adopters. Reporting, dashboards, advanced visualization end-user “self-service” and data warehousing are the top five technologies and initiatives […]

Computing, Software & Applications

How Personality Matters in Software Development

September 14, 2017

Via: InfoQ

Leaders have to orchestrate diverse contributions from individuals with different personalities to build great teams. Occasionally, team members might decide to act out of character and engage in behaviour that is outside their comfort zone to advance the team goal. […]

Computing, Hardware

Intel researches tech to prepare for a future beyond today’s PCs

February 13, 2017

Via: Info World

Intel realizes there will be a post-Moore’s Law era and is already investing in technologies to drive computing beyond today’s PCs and servers. The chipmaker is “investing heavily” in quantum and neuromorphic computing, said Brian Krzanich, CEO of Intel, during […]

Mobile, Smartphones

Google has paid over $550,000 to Android security researchers in one year

June 17, 2016

Via: GSM Arena

Google has shared some interesting statistics related to its Android Security Rewards program, which was added to the company’s Vulnerability Rewards Program last year and has just completed its first year. The search giant says it received over 250 qualifying […]


Shadow IT cited as reason why 62% of firms have no formal cloud strategy

May 10, 2016

Via: ComputerWeekly

Research from VMTurbo suggests firms are using cloud, even if they claim not to have a formal private or public deployment plan in place. The emergence of shadow IT deployments has been cited as a major reason why more than […]

Internet, Wireless & Cloud

MIT unlocks the secret to safer, tighter, stronger Wi-Fi

April 1, 2016

Via: Techradar

MIT researchers are working on a new wireless system that allows Wi-Fi signals to pinpoint a user’s location, which could unlock Wi-Fi geo-fencing capabilities and even lead to safer drones. Under the new wireless project, dubbed Chronos, a team of […]

Gadgets, Mobile

Research says Apple Watch claimed over 50% of smartwatch market last year

January 12, 2016

Via: GSM Arena

The Apple Watch – which launched in April 2015 – constituted more than 50% of the smartwatch shipments last year, according to new data from Juniper Research. On the other hand, sales of Tizen-powered Samsung Gear S2, which was launched […]

Apps & OS

Mobile startup exit dollars have dropped below new fundings, new research says

August 26, 2015

Via: Mark Sullivan

Dollars made from mobile startup exits — that is, acquisitions and IPOs — have dropped below the number of dollars earned from venture capital investments (per quarter) for the first time since 2013, says a new report from Digi-Capital. The […]


Anki Overdrive’s customizable robot battle-car racing game debuts Sept. 20

July 2, 2015

Via: Dean Takahashi

Anki, the maker of the robot battle-car racing game Anki Drive, said it plans to launch its major upgrade, Anki Overdrive, on Sept. 20. The San Francisco company hopes that Anki Overdrive will further convince consumers that its artificial intelligence […]