Tuesday, February 03, 2015

FCC to vote on overturning two state laws limiting municipal broadband

Verizon to allow opt-out from mobile 'supercookies' | FCC redefines advanced broadband as 25 Mbps, Republicans blow a gasket

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FCC to vote on overturning two state laws limiting municipal broadband
Wheeler's proposal would preempt state laws limiting municipal broadband deployment in North Carolina and Tennessee Read More


How Big Data Can Stop Brand Abuse and Phishing for Commerce
Tools that use big data to analyze from the world's inboxes are providing a new way to prevent cyberattacks and stop brand abuse. Learn how Agari's cloud-based solution can guarantee rejection of phishing messages across the Internet to protect your brand, reduce your liability and enhance your consumer trust. Learn more>>


Find Out How Vulnerable Your Industry is to CyberAttack
Download Agari's quarterly TrustIndex report for an in-depth look at where consumers are most protected or vulnerable to email attack across industry sectors including Financial Services, E-Commerce, Social Media, Travel, Logistics and Gaming. Read now!

Verizon to allow opt-out from mobile 'supercookies'
An identifer on people's phone creates cookies that can't be deleted Read More

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Vormetric Data Security Platform Applicability Guide for PCI
Coalfire has mapped the controls that the Vormetric Data Security Platform offers to help an organization satisfying PCI DSS version 3.0 requirements. Download Vormetric's addendum to the VMware Product Applicability Guide and understand the challenge of establishing compliance and sustaining it. View Now>>

FCC redefines advanced broadband as 25 Mbps, Republicans blow a gasket
The agency's higher speed definition allows it to take new actions to encouarge deployment Read More

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The Legal Obligations for Encryption of Personal Data
Driven on by relentless news about security breaches and data loss, law makers and regulators the world over are defining new obligations for data security. Download the white paper to understand the requirements when deploying encryption technologies to protect personal data. View Now>>

Google Fiber expanding to Atlanta, Charlotte, Nashville and Raleigh-Durham
Google Fiber is coming to the metro areas of Atlanta, Nashville, Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham, N.C. Read More

FTC: Best Practices for businesses facing Internet of Things onslaught
The Internet of Things universe is expanding quickly, and there are now over 25 billion connected devices in use worldwide, with that number set to rise significantly as consumer goods companies, auto manufacturers, healthcare providers, and other businesses continue to invest in connected devices. The report is partly based on input from leading technologists and academics, industry representatives, consumer advocates and others who participated in the FTC's Internet of Things workshop held in Washington D.C. last year. Read More

HP Smart Install stumped, no longer installing
A longtime Buzzblog reader, who prefers to remain anonymous, sent me this in an email a few days ago:“I just opened an HP LaserJet M401dne.  It came with a note stating that Smart Install was disabled, and pointed me to www.hp.com/go/SmartInstall.”The bad news, delivered in 30 different languages, was the “top sheet (of paper) as I found it out of the box,” says this IT manager.At the HP link we are told: Smart Install is a technology developed by HP that was designed to simplify printer software installation. Due to the difficulty in upgrading the Smart Install software files on the printer, HP has disabled the Smart Install option and recommends downloading and installing the software from HP’s support Web site for the most current software for your printer.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More


Windows 10: Inside Microsoft's latest Technical Preview

The latest version, Build 9926, does not include some of the things that Microsoft showed off on Jan. 21, but there are many important features in this build.


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