Twitter, Elliott reach deal for Dorsey to stay CEO, new directors – Networking – Software – Finance- Tempemail

Source: Rory Cellan, flickr Twitter Inc on Monday reached an agreement with Elliott Management that lets Jack Dorsey stay as chief executive and adds three new directors a few days after Elliott’s plan to push out the social media company’s chief became public. Elliott’s head of US activism, Jesse Cohn, Continue Reading

iPadOS 14 will reportedly include full mouse cursor support

Something to look forward to: Apple has always positioned the iPad as an alternative to traditional PCs (or, at least, laptops), but without proper built-in mouse support, that comparison has fallen flat — sometimes, you need more precision than a touch screen alone can offer. It seems Apple understands that Continue Reading

Flinders Uni to build $5m electronic warfare centre – Training & Development – Security- Tempemail

Flinders Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Research Professor Robert Saint AM at the Electronic Warfare announcement. Source: Flinders University A new partnership between the Australia Defence Force and Flinders University will result in the development of a new $5 million electronic warfare (EW) institute at the university. The five-year initiative involves building Continue Reading

NAB uses ‘people analytics’ to unlock power of 40k staff – Finance – Strategy- Tempemail

NAB is applying analytics to benefit its 40,000-strong workforce, using data and insights to identify high-performing individuals, teams and branches, and find ways to replicate that success at scale. The bank has embraced ‘people analytics’, a discipline that combines “analytics, employee experience and HR technology,” people analytics general manager Thomas Continue Reading

Smartphone sales fell nearly 55 percent in China last month due to coronavirus

The big picture: Smartphone sales in China during the month of February were down nearly 55 percent year-over-year according to data from the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology (CAICT). Whether or not the situation improved in the near-term will depend on how consumers and the supply chain cope Continue Reading

NSW govt pledges to introduce mandatory data breach reporting – Strategy – Security- Tempemail

NSW is set to become the first state or territory in Australia to force government agencies to report data breaches to affected individuals and the privacy commissioner. Attorney-General Mark Speakman committed to introducing a mandatory notification data breaches scheme in the state last month after a review found there was Continue Reading

Upcoming Apple Powerbeats 4 earbuds leak, promise 15 hour battery life

Apple’s unannounced Powerbeats 4 have leaked online with pictures and specs. It looks like these new earbuds will feature Apple’s H1 chip and around 15 hours of battery life, up from 12 hours on the Powerbeats 3. Apple released the Powerbeats Pro wireless earbuds last year that introduced additions such Continue Reading

Activision’s F2P battle royale entry, Call of Duty: Warzone, launches tomorrow

In a nutshell: In a world saturated with battle-royale shooters, Activision thinks it has a twist on the formula that can attract enough attention to compete with the rest. The followup to Black Ops 4’s BR mode Blackout, Warzone is a standalone, F2P, cross-platform, squad-based shooter. What a mouthful. Call Continue Reading

Epic CEO Tim Sweeney: we will ‘wholeheartedly’ support GeForce Now

In context: For better or worse, game streaming is looking like the next frontier for the video game industry. While some streaming platforms, like Stadia, haven’t seen much success, others, such as Nvidia’s GeForce Now, seems to be performing better. Unfortunately for Nvidia, several companies have blocked the hardware maker Continue Reading

Get IT certified with 14 CompTIA exam prep courses at a fraction of the cost

Talk to any IT expert about what it takes to break into their field, and they’ll tell you two things: First, certifications are the name of the game when it comes to making your resume more appealing to recruiters, and second, CompTIA certifications are among the best you can get. Continue Reading