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Why should developers learn blockchain?

What can Blockchain developers learn from Eclipse Attacks in a Bitcoin network – Koshik...

Networking attacks in blockchain are mostly ignored due to the difficulty involved in defeating a decentralized network that works using the peer-to-peer...
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Why should your e-commerce site opt for Headless Magento 2?

Over the past few years, headless e-commerce has been pretty much in talks often being touted as the ‘future of e-commerce’. Last year, in...
Web development in 2019 podcast

Creators of Python, Java, C#, and Perl discuss the evolution and future of programming...

At the first annual charity event conducted by Puget Sound Programming Python (PuPPy) last Tuesday, four legendary language creators came together to discuss the...
Rowel Atienza discusses artificial intelligence on the Packt Podcast

Listen: researcher Rowel Atienza discusses artificial intelligence, deep learning, and why we don’t need...

Artificial intelligence threats are regularly talked up by the media. This is largely because the area is widely misunderstood. The robot revolution and dangerous...
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Yuri Shkuro on Observability challenges in microservices and cloud-native applications

In the last decade, we saw a significant shift in how modern, internet-scale applications are being built. Cloud computing (infrastructure as a service) and...
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Open Data Institute: Jacob Ohrvik on digital regulation, internet regulators, and office for responsible...

Open Data Institute posted a video titled “Regulating for responsible technology – is the UK getting it right?”, as a part of its ODI...
McDonalds acquisition with machine learning startup

Why did McDonalds acqui-hire $300 million machine learning startup, Dynamic Yield?

Mention McDonald’s to someone today, and they're more likely to think about Big Mac than Big Data. But that could soon change. As the...
Google and Facebook work hard to clean image

Google and Facebook working hard to clean image after the media backlash from the...

Last Friday’s uncontrolled spread of horrific videos on the Christchurch mosque attack and a propaganda coup for espousing hateful ideologies raised questions about social...
Top 5 cybersecurity assessment tools for networking professionals

Defensive Strategies Industrial Organizations Can Use Against Cyber Attacks

Industrial organizations are prime targets for spies, criminals, hacktivists and even enemy countries. Spies from rival organizations seek ways to access industrial control systems...
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How social media enabled and amplified the Christchurch terrorist attack

The recent horrifying terrorist attack in New Zealand has cast new blame on how technology platforms police content. There are now questions about whether...