Microsoft attempts takedown of global criminal botnet

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Tue, 13 Oct 2020 06:38:39 +0000

Microsoft announced legal action Monday seeking to disrupt a major cybercrime digital network that uses more than 1 million zombie computers to loot bank accounts and spread ransomware, which experts consider a major threat to the United States presidential election. The operation to knock offline command-and-control servers for a global botnet that uses an infrastructure […]

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Radiative Cooling And Carbon Capture: New Technologies For An Overheated World

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 21:55:51 +0000

SkyCool radiational cooling panelsSome of you may have been absent the day your high school science teacher gave a lesson on how ancient people living in hot climates made ice without refrigeration. According to the Washington Post, at sunset they would pour water into shallow earthen pits or ceramic trays that were insulated with reeds. All through the [&hellip

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Microsoft to impose WFH permanently

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 10 Oct 2020 16:14:34 +0000

SEATTLE: Software giant Microsoft will let employees work from home permanently if they choose to, US media reported on Friday (Saturday in Manila), becoming the latest employer to expand work-from-home provisions prompted by the Covid-19 pandemic. US tech news website “The Verge” said most Microsoft employees are still at home as the health crisis drags […]

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Tesla’s Long Game Reminiscent Of Other Successful Tech Giants

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 03 Oct 2020 05:10:36 +0000

By now, most of you are probably familiar with the prevailing narrative about Tesla’s Battery Day: the punditocracy was expecting instant gratification, and they didn’t get it (in more ways than one). An uncharacteristically cautious Elon Musk talked about a three-year timeline and, in a world in which the definition of “the long term” seems to have shrunk to one year, 2023 is seen as the far future

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Holy Floating Solar With Green Hydrogen Offshore Wind Farm, Batman

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 15:53:04 +0000

offshore wind green hydrogenGreen hydrogen is in the mix for a new offshore wind farm that will double as a demonstration site for emerging clean tech

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Microsoft, LinkedIn bring digital skills needed for global economy amid pandemic

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 16:35:54 +0000

Microsoft and LinkedIn have announced a new global skills initiative with the goal of bringing more digital skills to 25 million people worldwide by the end of the year. The online business-employment service will launch 10 LinkedIn Learning paths available for free. These are aligned to jobs that are in-demand in today’s economy and are […]

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