Category: Computer

2020 RESCUECOM Computer Reliability Report | News

SYRACUSE, N.Y., June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Microsoft has placed first in RESCUECOM’s computer reliability report, followed by Lenovo in second place and Apple in third.

The Most Reliable Brand

The major takeaway from this year’s rankings is Microsoft’s computer reliability score eclipsing those of its competitors. Despite persistent Windows issues requiring virus removal, Microsoft continues to produce hardware with good performance and great computer reliability. Their development of cutting-edge technology backed by computer reliability makes Microsoft a powerful force in the computer industry.

Fortunately for customers committed to buying from the most reliable computer brand around, the Microsoft

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Biggest technology acquisitions of 2020

Last year marked a slight decrease in global technology M&A activity from the blockbuster year that was 2018 – when SAP bought Qualtrics for $8 billion, IBM acquired Red Hat for a staggering $33 billion and Broadcom picked up CA Technologies for $18.9 billion in cash.

As of the end of Q3 2019, technology M&A deals worth $245 billion had been announced globally, marking a decrease of 25{c4cf6ba696bcdcdf86b604b720875a2a98cda9c220bbcc2ba24070e6e282b06f} year-on-year according to GlobalData.

Which mergers and acquisitions does 2020 have in store? If January alone is anything to go by, there will be no slowing of major deals across the

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Mac – Apple

Up to 16GB unified memory

For increased performance and power efficiency

2TB

Maximum configurable storage2

Up to 18 hours battery life3

720p FaceTime HD camera

With the image signal processor of M1 for drastically improved performance

Apple M1 chip

Also available with Intel Core i5 or i7 processor

Up to 16GB unified memory4

For increased performance and power efficiency

2TB

Maximum configurable storage4

Up to 20 hours battery life5

720p FaceTime HD camera

With the image signal processor of M1 for drastically improved performance

Up to Intel Core i9 processor

8TB

Maximum configurable storage2

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Top 10 cyber crime stories of 2020

The past 12 months have seen an unprecedented surge in cyber criminal activity, with two key trends explaining much of the increase – the Covid-19 pandemic introduced new attack surfaces and opportunities for malicious actors, while new developments in ransomware extortion tactics saw millions lost to operators such as Maze, Sodinokibi, Egregor and others.

Here are Computer Weekly’s top 10 cyber crime stories of 2020:

1. Cyber gangsters demand payment from Travelex after Sodinokibi attack

Foreign exchange company Travelex is facing demands for payment to decrypt critical computer files after it was hit by one of the most sophisticated

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Stealth’s New Rugged Fanless, Mini PC With NVIDIA Video | News

TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Stealth.com (a Sparton company), a leader in the industrial computer and peripherals market has released a new rugged fanless mini PC featuring a dedicated NVIDIA® GeForce® graphics card, Intel® 6th and 7th Generation Core™ i5, i7 & Xeon processors and packed with robust capabilities that makes it ideal for a large variety of demanding applications.

Stealth’s LPC-950 mini PC comes equipped with a Dedicated NVIDIA® GeForce® 1050 or 1050TI graphics card which can support up to 8K Resolution video and can support up to 7 connected displays via DisplayPort

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