How Mobile Phones Turn Into A Corporate ThreatSep 18, 2017, 14:02 PM Ben Gane
While telephone scams seem like old-school hacking techniques, phones—particularly mobiles—still play important roles for both users and organizations. Just like how business email accounts are targeted by spear-phishing, corporate phones are now targeted by cyber-criminals conducting socially-engineered attacks...
How digital can improve the user experience?Sep 18, 2017, 14:02 PM Ben Gane
Founded in 1984 with of course no digital purpose but totally revamped in 2015, AccorHotels Arena is at the forefront of the entertainment world in Paris: this modular and multipurpose venue is home to multiple high-profile events held in the City of Lights.
How Bandwidth Throttling Can Improve Wi-Fi QoESep 18, 2017, 13:59 PM Ben Gane
With technological advances and infrastructure updates occurring constantly, networks all over the world must increase their bandwidth capacities every year. Looking at all the progress that’s taken place up to now...
Hotel trade, CLUB MED: a Mobile First Strategy to enhance the user experienceSep 18, 2017, 13:58 PM Ben Gane
With this strong competition in hotel trade industry: could technology be an important asset? Over the recent years, the hospitality industry or hotel trade sector, has been in constant search of a makeover...
How to avoid falling victim to ‘Nigerian princes’ in distressSep 18, 2017, 13:57 PM Ben Gane
By now, with technology completely dominating our lives, we’ve all probably received at least one email from a fake Nigerian prince in desperate need of help and willing to reward us richly...
Hide Me! – Living in the Modern Age of Always On, Everywhere CommunicationsSep 18, 2017, 13:56 PM Ben Gane
Over a dozen years ago, I remember working as a product manager on softswitch services, excitedly talking to my manager about the development of “Find Me, Follow Me” service, a precursor to unified communications, that allowed users to define the contact paths of the various communications devices...
HBO Hack: Game of Thrones Script Leaked, Full Episodes and Feature Films PromisedSep 18, 2017, 13:56 PM Ben Gane
HBO has recently been the victim of a hack with attackers leaking 1.5 terabytes of data containing upcoming episodes of “Ballers” and “Room 104”, but also an unreleased “Game of Thrones” script. In an email sent to entertainment...
Has big data reached a tipping point in the cloud?Sep 18, 2017, 13:56 PM Ben Gane
There is no doubt that big data analytics is fast becoming integral to business intelligence. Besides many initial failed projects, primarily due to the massive infrastructure needed to store, process and analyze big data in-house, there is...
Half of businesses still vulnerable to spam, phishing, IoT hacksSep 18, 2017, 13:56 PM Ben Gane
The Internet of Things is growing faster than ever and spreading to new segments and markets. Connected devices are now incorporated into municipal services, not only in industrial and consumer-oriented services...
Half of Americans don’t trust social media, government to protect their dataSep 18, 2017, 13:55 PM Ben Gane
Some 64% of Americans have experienced a major data breach first hand, and almost a third lack trust in key institutions – especially the federal government and social media – to protect their personal information, according to a survey by Pew Research Center.