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SADA Systems Named Google’s Top Reseller—Again

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/sada-systems-named-google-s-top-reseller-again

10 hrs ago

by Joseph Tsidulko SADA CEO Tony Safoian says winning back-to-back awards was all about rapidly evolving the business in an industry with a pace of disruption that doesnt allow partners to rest on their laurels.

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Please, just stop downloading apps from unofficial stores: Android users hit with 'unkillable malware'

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/08/xhelper_android_malware/

10 hrs ago

Picked up xHelper 'matryoshka' trojan? Best to just nuke the site from orbit

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Samsung's Galaxy S7 line has had a good run with four years of security updates – but you'll want to trade yours in now

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/07/samsung_pulls_galaxy_s7_security_updates/

10 hrs ago

iPhone 6S killer is no longer supported

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VMware Launches New NSX-T, vRealize To Boost Virtual Cloud Network

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/vmware-launches-new-nsx-t-vrealize-to-boost-virtual-cloud-network

14 hrs ago

by Mark Haranas This creates a terrific opportunity for our channel partners to provide higher level, consultative services for customers around, How do I consume IT? How do I manage my private cloud infrastructure to be as efficient and agile as the public cloud? says VMwares networking and security leader Tom Gillis.

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How Thomas Kurian’s ‘Quite Simple’ Strategy Is Transforming Google Cloud

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/how-thomas-kurian-s-quite-simple-strategy-is-transforming-google-cloud

14 hrs ago

by Donna Goodison Thomas Kurian has upped Googles cloud game with hot new technology, a razor-sharp vertical market focus and big partner investments.

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Apple creates face shield for health workers, resists the temptation to call it the 'iMask'

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/08/apple_coronavirus_face_shield/

14 hrs ago

20 million of them coming soon as supply chain muscles flexed

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Google tests hiding Chrome extension icons by default, developers definitely not amused by the change

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/07/chrome_hiding_extensions/

14 hrs ago

Tightening privacy and security may cause pain for add-on makers

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Flaw hunter bags $75,000 off Apple after duping Safari into spying through iPhone, Mac cameras without permission

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/07/apple_safari_camera_hack/

14 hrs ago

Bug that let malicious site snoop on users squashed, so make sure you're on the most recent version

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Microsoft attempts to up its Teams game with new features while locked-down folk flock to rival Zoom... warts and all

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/08/microsoft_teams_improvements/

14 hrs ago

Changes may help, but big user requests are still missing

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First it was toilet paper. Then pasta. Now Broadcom suspects hoarders are behind its surprisingly good-looking Q2 sales

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/08/broadcom_and_hpe_coronavirus_impact_sec_filings/

14 hrs ago

But warns things probably aren’t great long term, which HPE has just done too

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How to restore the old Firefox address bar

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/04/08/how-to-restore-the-old-firefox-address-bar/

14 hrs ago

Mozilla released Firefox 75.0 Stable on Tuesday and the main change in the release was the revamping of the browser's address bar. One of the changes expands the address bar automatically when […]

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SAP hits back in Oracle cloud spat: I am rubber, you are glue, we have twice as many ERP installations as you

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/08/sap_oracle_cloud_spat/

15 hrs ago

Big words from co-CEO after Larry Ellison ribs vendor during earnings call

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Buy now, pay later: HPE says demand for financing jumps amid pandemic

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/08/buy_now_pay_later_hpe/

17 hrs ago

New leasing and rental options rolled out to tempt buyers stuck in a rut

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Changing of the guard at Cloud Foundry: CTO made executive director, VMware veep becomes chairman of the board

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/08/cloud_foundry_new_exec_director_chairman/

22 hrs ago

Focus to be 'evolving the technology to a Kubernetes-based platform'

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Time to brush up on current affairs. Because we're predicting Li-ion batt lifetimes using impedance and AI

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/07/ai_battery_cycle_lifetime/

24 hrs ago

Well, when we say we, we mean... we read a paper some others wrote

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Want to stay under the radar for a decade or more? This Chinese hacking crew did it... by aiming for Linux servers

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/07/winnti_linux_hacking/

24 hrs ago

BlackBerry says Winnti-derived group is playing it quiet with rootkit attacks

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You can now Pin protect Netflix profiles

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/04/08/you-can-now-pin-protect-netflix-profiles/

24 hrs ago

Netflix announced improvements to the service's parental controls yesterday that introduce new options for parents to control Netflix viewing. While Netflix did support a profile feature already that allowed parents to create […]

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Refresh tabs automatically in Firefox and Chrome with Tab Reloader

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/04/08/refresh-tabs-automatically-in-firefox-and-chrome-with-tab-reloader/

24 hrs ago

Waiting for an online sale or video stream to start, or an auction to end, but don't want to be constantly refreshing the tab? You can use a Firefox and Chrome extension […]

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Google Chrome 81 released

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/04/08/google-chrome-81-released/

24 hrs ago

Google released Chrome 81, a new stable version of the company's web browser to the public. The company announced previously that it would skip Chrome 82 to jump straight to Chrome 83 […]

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Google launches virtual agent tool to answer questions about COVID-19

https://www.zdnet.com/article/google-launches-virtual-agent-tool-to-answer-questions-about-covid-19/

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The Rapid Response Virtual Agent program is designed for government agencies, healthcare organizations and other entities severely impacted by the global pandemic.

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