Software flaws used in hacking more than double, setting record

SAN FRANCISCO The number of previously unknown software flaws used by hackers more than doubled last year, a new report says, in another sign of the increasing sophistication of cybercrime and online espionage. Secret vulnerabilities in computer progra...

Fast Paging With MongoDB

Paging through your data is one of the most common operations with MongoDB. A typical scenario involves the need to display your results in chunks in your UI. If you are batch processing your data, it is also important to get your paging strategy correct ...

Verizon to buy Yahoo's core business for $4.83 billion

Verizon Communications Inc (VZ.N) said Monday it would buy Yahoo Inc's (YHOO.O) core internet properties for $4.83 billion in cash to expand its digital advertising and media business, in a deal that ends a lengthy sale process for the fading Web pione...

Carbon emissions highest in 66 million years, since dinosaur age

OSLO The rate of carbon emissions is higher than at any time in fossil records stretching back 66 million years to the age of the dinosaurs, according to a study on Monday that sounds an alarm about risks to nature from man-made global warming.Scientis...

Pentagon awards $75 million for advanced textiles institute

WASHINGTON Sensors that can detect tears in parachute nylons before they become deadly, troop uniforms studded with electronics that can sense chemical agents, and self-powered tents that can save fuel: the U.S. military is banking on a new public-priv...

Google's cloud business nabs Home Depot as client

SAN FRANCISCO Google Inc, long an also-ran in cloud services, has scored an important victory in its effort to win corporate clients: Home Depot is moving some of its data to Google's cloud.The deal, flagged Tuesday by Google executive Greg DeMichillie...

Creating Azure Mobile App With Visual Studio

In this article, we are going to create a mobile application with Azure using Visual Studio. Before you start, make sure that you have some Azure credits with you. You can always create a new Azure free account where you can claim some free credits using ...

The One Thing You Absolutely Must Have to Succeed at Email Marketing

Email marketing remains the most effective way to reach prospects and referral sources for all companies, including law firms. And there is one thing you absolutely must have to succeed at email marketing: a great mailing list. Whether you’re in the be...

U.S. auto safety agency seeking details of Google self-driving crash

WASHINGTON The top U.S. auto safety regulator said on Thursday the agency is seeking additional details of a recent crash of an Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O) Google self-driving car in California.National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) chief Ma...

Toshiba to invest $3.2 billion in new Japan chip facility

TOKYO Toshiba Corp said it plans to invest 360 billion yen ($3.2 billion) to build a new semiconductor facility in Japan, showing it wants to grow its chip business even as it eyes the sale of other units such as appliances and healthcare.The investme...