ITworld Internet http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/41/all en Most but not all sites have fixed Heartbleed flaw http://www.itworld.com/internet/415438/most-not-all-sites-have-fixed-heartbleed-flaw The world&#039;s top 1,000 websites have been patched to protect their servers against the &quot;Heartbleed&quot; exploit, but up to 2% of the top million were still vulnerable as of last week. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/415438/most-not-all-sites-have-fixed-heartbleed-flaw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/415438/most-not-all-sites-have-fixed-heartbleed-flaw#comments Internet IT Management News Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:40:33 +0000 IDGNS staff 415438 at http://www.itworld.com Even the most secure cloud storage may not be so secure, study finds http://www.itworld.com/security/415432/even-most-secure-cloud-storage-may-not-be-so-secure-study-finds Some cloud storage providers who hope to be on the leading edge of cloud security adopt a &quot;zero-knowledge&quot; policy in which vendors say it is impossible for customer data to be snooped on. But a recent study by computer scientists at Johns Hopkins University is questioning just how secure those zero knowledge tactics are.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/415432/even-most-secure-cloud-storage-may-not-be-so-secure-study-finds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/415432/even-most-secure-cloud-storage-may-not-be-so-secure-study-finds#comments Cloud Computing Hardware Internet Networking Security News Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:12:02 +0000 IDGNS staff 415432 at http://www.itworld.com NTT launches browser-to-browser chatroom with avatars http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/415431/ntt-launches-browser-browser-chatroom-avatars If you don&#039;t mind being represented by a feline avatar, NTT Communications has a quirky video chatroom just for you.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/415431/ntt-launches-browser-browser-chatroom-avatars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/415431/ntt-launches-browser-browser-chatroom-avatars#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software News Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:24:49 +0000 IDGNS staff 415431 at http://www.itworld.com Activists want net neutrality, NSA spying debated at Brazil Internet conference http://www.itworld.com/government/415416/activists-want-net-neutrality-nsa-spying-debated-brazil-internet-conference A campaign on the Internet is objecting to the exclusion of issues like net neutrality, the cyberweapons arms race and surveillance by the U.S. National Security Agency from the discussion paper of an Internet governance conference this week in Sao Paulo, Brazil.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/government/415416/activists-want-net-neutrality-nsa-spying-debated-brazil-internet-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/government/415416/activists-want-net-neutrality-nsa-spying-debated-brazil-internet-conference#comments Government Internet Networking News Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:28:29 +0000 IDGNS staff 415416 at http://www.itworld.com Google invites Glass wearers to brave LA's beaches http://www.itworld.com/415304/google-invites-glass-wearers-brave-las-beaches Users of Google Glass will get to meet and compare their techie headgear this weekend at a spot where appearance is everything.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/415304/google-invites-glass-wearers-brave-las-beaches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/415304/google-invites-glass-wearers-brave-las-beaches#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:56:53 +0000 IDGNS staff 415304 at http://www.itworld.com Experts: Avoid big mistakes with Oracle's Exadata http://www.itworld.com/software/415288/experts-avoid-big-mistakes-oracles-exadata Although Exadata is Oracle&#039;s most popular and mature &quot;engineered system,&quot; some customers implementing the database machine are making mistakes that prevent them from getting the most performance out of the expensive product, according to a veteran of many Exadata projects.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/415288/experts-avoid-big-mistakes-oracles-exadata" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/415288/experts-avoid-big-mistakes-oracles-exadata#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet Networking On-demand Software Software News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:14:06 +0000 IDGNS staff 415288 at http://www.itworld.com Steve Jobs' character becomes issue in Silicon Valley no-hiring case http://www.itworld.com/internet/415286/steve-jobs-character-becomes-issue-silicon-valley-no-hiring-case Tech workers suing over an alleged no-poaching agreement among Silicon Valley firms are fighting an attempt by defendants to ban evidence that might portray Steve Jobs as a bad guy.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/415286/steve-jobs-character-becomes-issue-silicon-valley-no-hiring-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/415286/steve-jobs-character-becomes-issue-silicon-valley-no-hiring-case#comments Internet IT Management Legal Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:44:35 +0000 IDGNS staff 415286 at http://www.itworld.com Twitter app downloads could put users at risk http://www.itworld.com/security/415268/twitter-app-downloads-could-put-users-risk Twitter announced that it is putting its MoPub acquisition to use by enabling Twitter marketers to promote and distribute mobile apps. There is a potential opportunity there, though, for attackers to exploit the system if users become conditioned to download apps from their Twitter feed without thinking.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/415268/twitter-app-downloads-could-put-users-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/415268/twitter-app-downloads-could-put-users-risk#comments Internet Networking Security Opinion Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:23:46 +0000 IDGNS staff 415268 at http://www.itworld.com Google’s smart contact lenses could aid the visually impaired http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/415239/google-s-smart-contact-lenses-could-aid-visually-impaired In today&#039;s accessible technology roundup: Google wants to embed cameras in contact lenses, Apple gets a patent for a new GUI for touch devices to improve accessibility and a hacker develops a virtual cane for the blind<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/415239/google-s-smart-contact-lenses-could-aid-visually-impaired" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/415239/google-s-smart-contact-lenses-could-aid-visually-impaired#comments Business Career Cloud Computing Development Government Hardware Internet IT Management Legal Mobile & Wireless Operating Systems Personal Tech Science Software News 3D 3D printing a11y accessibility accessible disabled alt tags Android Apple Arduino blind bluetooth cane career color computers contact lenses Cult of Mac cyberculture deaf EASI engineering Galaxy Core Advance Google Google Glass GUI Hack A Day hiring HTML images Internet jobs navigation NFC patent phone Samsung screen reader smartphone software software development technology touch screen ultrasound United States visually impaired WCAG WCAG 2.0 web accessibility webinar website accessibility Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 415239 at http://www.itworld.com Japan gets first bitcoin ATM, two more on order http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/415200/japan-gets-first-bitcoin-atm-two-more-order Formula One racing and cryptocurrency have nearly nothing in common -- except Suzuka. The home of the Japanese Grand Prix will soon debut Japan&#039;s first bitcoin ATM.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/415200/japan-gets-first-bitcoin-atm-two-more-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/415200/japan-gets-first-bitcoin-atm-two-more-order#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:40:01 +0000 IDGNS staff 415200 at http://www.itworld.com Investors try last-minute Mt. Gox revival as liquidation looms http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/415186/investors-try-last-minute-mt-gox-revival-liquidation-looms The clock may be running out on Mt. Gox, but a consortium of investors still wants to relaunch the failed Bitcoin exchange.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/415186/investors-try-last-minute-mt-gox-revival-liquidation-looms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/415186/investors-try-last-minute-mt-gox-revival-liquidation-looms#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:35:30 +0000 IDGNS staff 415186 at http://www.itworld.com China's Alibaba to offer mobile phone services in June http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415171/chinas-alibaba-offer-mobile-phone-services-june Alibaba&#039;s Tmall and Taobao sites already sell everything from clothes and furniture to car tires and medicines. But soon they&#039;ll also be offering 3G data and voice call plans as well, the Chinese e-commerce giant said Thursday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415171/chinas-alibaba-offer-mobile-phone-services-june" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415171/chinas-alibaba-offer-mobile-phone-services-june#comments Internet IT Management Networking Unified Communications News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:01:54 +0000 IDGNS staff 415171 at http://www.itworld.com Facebook wants to help you meet friends offline http://www.itworld.com/internet/415161/facebook-wants-help-you-meet-friends-offline Facebook now has its own take on location sharing -- an optional feature that periodically broadcasts people&#039;s locations to their friends.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/415161/facebook-wants-help-you-meet-friends-offline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/415161/facebook-wants-help-you-meet-friends-offline#comments Internet Mobile & Wireless On-demand Software Software Unified Communications News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:24:00 +0000 IDGNS staff 415161 at http://www.itworld.com Music labels sue Pandora over pre-1972 recordings http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415155/music-labels-sue-pandora-over-pre-1972-recordings Five music labels have filed a lawsuit against streaming music service Pandora Music, saying the company is violating state law by refusing to pay labels and artists for its use of recordings made before 1972.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415155/music-labels-sue-pandora-over-pre-1972-recordings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415155/music-labels-sue-pandora-over-pre-1972-recordings#comments Internet IT Management Legal Networking On-demand Software Personal Tech News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:53:30 +0000 IDGNS staff 415155 at http://www.itworld.com Enterprise who? Google says little about Apps, business cloud services in Q1 report http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/415151/enterprise-who-google-says-little-about-apps-business-cloud-services-q1-r Google did little during its first-quarter earnings report to shush critics who say its Enterprise unit is a second-class citizen in its kingdom.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/415151/enterprise-who-google-says-little-about-apps-business-cloud-services-q1-r" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/415151/enterprise-who-google-says-little-about-apps-business-cloud-services-q1-r#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet Networking On-demand Software Software Unified Communications News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:23:31 +0000 IDGNS staff 415151 at http://www.itworld.com