Symantec's chief of security intelligence suggests an approach that could reveal and fix more blind spots in enterprise IT worldwide.
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Apple, Intel, Salesforce.com, and now Microsoft are just a few of the big corporate names adding their voice forward to protest Arizona's SB 1062, a law that would allow employees and workplaces to discriminate against people based on their religious beliefs.
The director of the FBI discusses closing the gap between government and the private sector by sharing data in "machine-time" -- not "human-time."
Good news: Everyone -- seriously -- is invited to Google's next event. Bad news: It's not on the barge.
The activist investor fired off his second scathing letter this week, slamming board members Marc Andreessen and Scott Cook for being "value-driven for themselves" and calling eBay's corporate governance "dysfunctional." Oh, and he still wants that PayPal spin-off to happen.
Target's data breach related expenses in the fourth quarter were $61 million, but $44 million was covered by insurance. The company said it doesn't have a read on costs going forward.
The company launches a developer challenge to prime the app ecosystem pump for its Watson cognitive computing platform.
Square's latest purchase -- as well as the quiet testing of another new app -- demonstrate that the mobile payments provider is thinking outside of the box.
Are Sony's cutbacks more evidence of the changing of the guard at the top of the tech world?
All regions saw vendor revenue decline in the fourth quarter except for Asia-Pacific which managed to eke out a tiny 0.6 percent improvement.