How two Irish brothers started a £70bn company you’ve probably never heard of | Opinion

The most valuable private company in Silicon Valley is an outfit most people have never heard of – unless they are a) Irish or b) tech investors. It’s called Stripe, and this week the latest round of investments in it have given it a valuation of $95bn (£68.5bn). It was Continue Reading

The RSC’s hi-tech Dream opens up a world of theatrical possibility | Royal Shakespeare Company

The opening moments of Dream contain all the enticements of an augmented Imax experience, beamed to our laptops. The camera hovers over a forest drenched in mist, then swoops in as if entering a 3D DreamWorks movie. Our host, Puck (EM Williams), is in a real-life studio and transforms into Continue Reading

Citrix Acquires SaaS Work Management Solutions Company, Wrike – Tempemail

Image sourced from The Business Journals Citrix has officially completed its acquisition of Wrike – a SaaS collaborative work management solutions company – for approximately $2.25 billion. Through the acquisition, Citrix is expected to deliver a comprehensive cloud-based work platform where employees and teams can securely access, collaborate and execute Continue Reading

Even for a company that specialises in PR disasters, Facebook has excelled with its Australian blackout | Facebook

When Facebook removed vast swathes of Australian media from its platform overnight on Wednesday the social media company intended to shock the system of Australian government and media cronyism and send a strong message to regulators everywhere. Instead, Facebook managed to turn attention away from a flawed piece of legislation Continue Reading

Targeted Phishing Attacks Target High-Ranking Company Executives – Tempemail

An evolving phishing campaign observed at least since May 2020 has been found to target high-ranking company executives across manufacturing, real estate, finance, government, and technological sectors with the goal of obtaining sensitive information. The campaign hinges on a social engineering trick that involves sending emails to potential victims containing Continue Reading

MrbMiner Crypto-Mining Malware Links to Iranian Software Company – Tempemail

A relatively new crypto-mining malware that surfaced last year and infected thousands of Microsoft SQL Server (MSSQL) databases has now been linked to a small software development company based in Iran. The attribution was made possible due to an operational security oversight, said researchers from cybersecurity firm Sophos, that led Continue Reading

Deaths, self-immolation draw scrutiny on China tech giants China Employees company Employees pay- Tempemail

E-commerce workers who kept China fed during the coronavirus pandemic, making their billionaire bosses even richer, are so unhappy with their pay and treatment that one just set himself on fire in protest. China’s internet industries already were known for long, demanding days. With millions of families confined at home, Continue Reading

Pressure mounts on social platforms to ban Trump for good Facebook Social Media Twitter Trump company- Tempemail

In the wake of Wednesday’s deadly insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, calls are mounting for Twitter Facebook and other social platforms to suspend President Donald Trump s access to social media — permanently. Facebook and Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, on Thursday suspended Trump’s account for at least two Continue Reading

Ticketmaster To Pay $10 Million Fine For Hacking A Rival Company – Tempemail

Ticketmaster has agreed to pay a $10 million fine after being charged with illegally accessing computer systems of a competitor repeatedly between 2013 and 2015 in an attempt to “cut [the company] off at the knees.” A subsidiary of Live Nation, the California-based ticket sales and distribution company used the Continue Reading

SolarWinds: company at the core of the Orion hack falls under scrutiny | Technology

The revelation that elite cyber spies in past months conducted the largest hack against US officials in years has put the spotlight on SolarWinds, the Texas-based company whose software was compromised while servicing some of the biggest agencies and companies in the United States. SolarWinds provides computer networking monitoring services Continue Reading