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US downloads of WeChat, Signal apps spike after Trump threatens ban

14/08/2020 (Fri) General

WASHINGTON, Aug 14 ― More users in the United States downloaded chat app WeChat and its encrypted alternative Signal, after President Donald Trump threatened to ban WeChat, owned by Chinese company Tencent, according to Sensor Tower data shared with Reuters yesterday.

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#TECH: DDOS attacks tripled

13/08/2020 (Thu) General

KASPERSKY, in its Q2 2020 DDoS attacks report, has revealed that the number of distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks in the second quarter of 2020 increased three-fold in comparison to Q2, 2019.

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Google turning smartphones into earthquake detectors

12/08/2020 (Wed) General

SAN FRANCISCO: Google added an earthquake alert system in California on Tuesday, saying it is working on letting Android-powered smartphones double as tremor detectors.

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Malaysians must embrace life-long learning to remain relevant in post-Covid job market

12/08/2020 (Wed) Digital Skills

Advancements in technology have always been a cause for a great deal of anxiety, both individually and socially. Being in a mode of constant change, as a professor at Bentley University describes, causes social anxiety to increase.

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What Does a Digital Marketer Do?

12/08/2020 (Wed) Digital Marketing

Digital marketing has its own industry niche market, and its required qualifications are not limited to basic marketing strategies and innovative skills. But what does a Digital Marketer do anyway?

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Empowering youths to drive high-tech sector

11/08/2020 (Tue) Digital Skills

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 11): Tomorrow is International Youth Day 2020 which will be observed against the backdrop of grave global challenges such as the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

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Windows 10 update means copy-and-paste will never be the same again

11/08/2020 (Tue) General

Microsoft may be planning to release Windows 10X in the spring of 2021 but some of the new operating system’s features could be coming to Windows 10 sooner than that including a new panel that completely changes how copying and pasting works.

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How much does a Digital Marketer earn in Malaysia?

10/08/2020 (Mon) Digital Marketing

Ever since the Covid-19 pandemic introduced the world to the 'new normal', digital marketing has really come in to the spotlight as companies scramble to work out their online strategies to attract their audience. One role that gets mentioned a lot these days is the Digital Marketer but how much can one earn in Malaysia?

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Twitter, TikTok discuss potential combination: WSJ

10/08/2020 (Mon) General

NEW YORK: Twitter is in preliminary discussions for a possible combination with TikTok, the Wall Street Journal reported Saturday, after US President Donald Trump said he would ban the app, calling it a threat to national security.

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#TECH: New initiative to support digital upskilling for workforce

07/08/2020 (Fri) Digital Skills

KUALA LUMPUR: As we enter the second half of the third phase of Movement Control Order (MCO), more people have started thinking about realigning to the requirements of new normal.

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Cybercriminals changing tactics to disrupt critical business operations

07/08/2020 (Fri) General

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 7): Cybercriminals are changing their tactics to disrupt critical business operations, and taking advantage of interest in the Covid-19 pandemic, says antivirus cloud computing security and internet content security software and services provider Trend Micro Malaysia.

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Facebook, Twitter pull Trump posts over virus misinformation

06/08/2020 (Thu) Facebook Marketing

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 6 — Facebook Inc yesterday took down a post by US President Donald Trump, which the company said violated its rules against sharing misinformation about the coronavirus.

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Instagram adds video clips in challenge to TikTok

06/08/2020 (Thu) Digital Marketing

SAN FRANCISCO: Instagram on Wednesday added a new short-form video feature to the image-focused platform in a direct challenge to TikTok, which is in the crosshairs of US President Donald Trump.

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Garmin reportedly paid millions in ransom for cyberattack

05/08/2020 (Wed) General

OLATHE, Aug 5 — Garmin’s database suffered a ransomware attack — a common form of cyberattack — on July 23, leading to many of the fitness tech company’s services going offline.

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95% of banks in Asia are running on outdated core banking technology, says new research

29/07/2020 (Wed) General

KUALA LUMPUR (July 29): Some 95% of banks in Asia are using second and third generation banking technology, severely limiting their ability to innovate, while increasing their costs, according to a new report.

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