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Michael Cooney / Network World:
FTC sues D-Link over lax security in its routers and IP cameras, says D-Link used hard-coded logins, left private software sign-in key code online for 6 months   —  FTC: D-Link failed to take reasonable steps to secure its routers and Internet Protocol (IP) cameras, potentially compromising sensitive consumer information
Jan 6, 2017, 5:55 AMIn context
Matt Hamblen / Network World:
Contradicting IDC, Canalys says smartwatch shipments grew 60% YoY to 6.1M units in Q3 16, while Apple shipped 2.8M Watches   —  Two analyst firms are far apart on Apple Watch shipments in Q3  —  Analysts disagree drastically over the health of the smartwatch market.  Some say the market is tanking.
Nov 4, 2016, 3:15 PMIn context
Michael Cooney / Network World:
Microsoft AI research group says its speech recognition tech has reached parity with human-level proficiency, with an error rate of lower than 6%   —  Microsoft: This marks the first time that human parity has been reported for conversational speech  —  Microsoft researchers say they have created …
Oct 19, 2016, 8:05 AMIn context
Paul McNamara / Network World:
FCC formally fines Chinese firm $34.9M for selling illegal cellphone jammers and a Florida man $48K for using them   —  Two years ago the FCC announced its intention to fine a Chinese electronics maker $34.9 million and a Florida man $48,000 for respectively selling and using illegal cell-phone jammers.
May 26, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Ben Kepes / Network World:
Cloud storage for enterprises startup Datera comes out of stealth, announces $40M in funding from Khosla Ventures, Samsung Ventures, others   —  Datera emerges from stealth to offer another take on cloud scale-out storage  —  Stealthy startup Datera is launching today with its promise …
Apr 12, 2016, 7:45 PMIn context
Jim Duffy / Network World:
Cisco's co-presidents Rob Lloyd and Gary Moore to resign on eve of new CEO Chuck Robbins taking charge   —  Cisco's two presidents resigning  —  New CEO Robbins' plan sends Lloyd and Moore walking  —  Cisco's co-presidents plan to resign on the eve of the company's new CEO taking the reins.
Jun 1, 2015, 3:40 PMIn context
Jim Duffy / Network World:
Hewlett-Packard to acquire SDN company ConteXtream for Network Functions Virtualization   —  HP buying SDN company for NFV  —  ConteXtream develops OpenDaylight-based controller for virtualized Layer 4-7 services  —  HP this week signed a definitive agreement to acquire ConteXtream …
May 27, 2015, 8:50 AMIn context
Michael Cooney / Network World:
FAA's new air traffic system ERAM, with 2M lines of code, doubles the number of flights that can be tracked in US airspace   —  FAA: 2 million lines of code process new air traffic system  —  Just completed ERAM system almost doubles the number of flights that can be tracked in US airspace
May 1, 2015, 11:35 PMIn context
Paul McNamara / Network World:
Booth babes banned at RSA Conference as new guidelines prohibit overly revealing attire   —  RSA Conference bans ‘booth babes’  —  In what may be a first for the technology industry, RSA Conference 2015 next month apparently will be bereft of a long-controversial trade-show attraction: “booth babes.”
Mar 27, 2015, 12:00 PMIn context
Bob Brown / Network World:
Ingres RDBMS creator Michael Stonebraker wins the $1M 2014 A.M. Turing Award   —  Database pioneer Stonebraker rocks $1M “Nobel Prize in Computing”  —  A.M. Turing Award recognizes Ingres RDBMS creator  —  Michael Stonebraker, whose database software breakthroughs helped …
Mar 26, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context

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