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Study: Encryption use increase largest in 11 years

InfoWorld - 8 hours 46 min ago

Enterprise use of encryption saw the largest increase over the past year in over a decade, according to a report released today by the Ponemon Institute.

But encryption technology spending as percent of total IT security budgets has gone down, said John Grimm, senior director of security strategy at Thales e-Security, which sponsored the report.

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In 2005, the first year of the report, only 16 percent of enterprises were using encryption extensively. The percentage increased gradually to 34 percent last year, then jumped to 41 percent this year.

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Why you'll never buy a 3D printer

InfoWorld - 8 hours 57 min ago

While 3D printer sales will experience healthy growth over the next four years, consumer machines remain a technology in search of a purpose, according to researcher IDC.

3D printers, materials and services in the U.S. grew by almost 20 percent in 2015 compared to the year before, representing $2.5 billion market. And 3D printer shipments are expected to experience a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of more than 16 percent through 2020, according to IDC's U.S. 3D Printer Forecast, 2016-2020.

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Revenue from 3D printing hardware alone is expected to grow from $815 million last year to $1.96 billion in 2020. 

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FBI expansion of surveillance powers meets obstacle

InfoWorld - 9 hours 2 min ago

A move in the Senate to provide enhanced surveillance powers to the FBI through the use of National Security Letters met a hurdle Monday after Senator Ron Wyden placed a hold on the 2017 Intelligence Authorization bill over the controversial provisions.

Wyden's hold is a a measure by which a senator or group of senators can prevent a motion from reaching a vote.

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Tech companies and industry and civil rights groups are opposed to what is seen as a wider push by the Senate to increase the scope of the NSLs, which would allow the government to collect Internet records such as browsing history, email metadata, and location information through administrative orders and without court approval.

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Queen Declares, Im Still Alive After Brexit Drama - Daily Beast

Google - 9 hours 22 min ago

Daily Beast

Queen Declares, Im Still Alive After Brexit Drama
Daily Beast
Keeping calm and carrying on, the Queen displays an enviable sense of perspective as she issues a measured judgment on the Brexit drama. The Queen is thought to be a Brexiteer, having told dinner guests to giver her 'three good reasons' why Britiain ...
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Pat Summitt, winningest coach in D1 history, has died at 64

AP - 9 hours 59 min ago
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history who helped boost the women's game to the big time in a 38-year career at Tennessee, has died at 64....
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Entity Framework Core: Microsoft's ORM goes cross-platform

InfoWorld - 10 hours 25 min ago

In conjunction with two other critical open source releases, Microsoft this week made its Entity Framework Core 1.0.0 available, providing a cross-platform version of the company's flagship data access technology.

The open source framework was introduced Monday along with .Net Core and ASP.Net Core, which provide open source cross-platform implementations of .Net technologies.

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Iran's president urges transparency in Saudi embassy trial - Fox News

Google - 11 hours 1 min ago

Huffington Post

Iran's president urges transparency in Saudi embassy trial
Fox News
TEHRAN, Iran – Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has called for "transparency" in the upcoming trial of 48 suspects who stormed Saudi diplomatic missions in Iran in January. Rouhani said on Tuesday that Iranian people are looking to see how the country's ...
Iranian President urges firm action over Saudi embassy raidsTrend News Agency
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Hoyer warns against removal of Iran financial sanctionsWashington Examiner
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The Latest: London mayor wants more autonomy for his city

AP - 11 hours 4 min ago
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local)...
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Brexit news live: Juncker says UK must clarify position as soon as possible - The Guardian

Google - 11 hours 18 min ago

The Guardian

Brexit news live: Juncker says UK must clarify position as soon as possible
The Guardian
Nigel Farage reacts as he meets European Union Commission President Jean Claude Juncker ahead of a plenary session at the EU headquarters in Brussels this morning. Photograph: John Thys/AFP/Getty Images. Claire Phipps and Andrew Sparrow.
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Benghazi report: Clinton should have realized risks - CNN

Google - 11 hours 20 min ago

CNN

Benghazi report: Clinton should have realized risks
CNN
Washington (CNN) House Republicans are planning to release a long-awaited report Tuesday on the Benghazi terror attacks that killed four Americans on Hillary Clinton's watch as secretary of state, reviving the politically charged issue less than five ...
House Republicans' Report Sheds New Light on Benghazi AttackNBCNews.com
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Final Benghazi report details administration failuresPolitico
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CKEditor Track Changes

Drupal Modules - 11 hours 30 min ago
Introduction

This module enables the Track Changes plugin from CKEditor.com in your WYSIWYG. The plugin provides the option to track the changes (additions / deletions) made to your editor's text, with the support of multi-user changes, meaning, changes will be colored differently for each user and will show the user information, enabling you to see exactly who is the change owner.

The operations supported by the plugin are:

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Supreme Court ruling imperils abortion laws in many states

AP - 12 hours 12 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- By striking down tough abortion restrictions in Texas, the U.S. Supreme Court has emboldened abortion-rights activists nationwide and imperiled a range of anti-abortion laws in numerous states....
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Trump's Muslim ban: From simple clarity to plain confusion

AP - 12 hours 12 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- From the moment he first declared it, the plan has been a signature of his campaign for president: "Donald J. Trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country's representatives can figure out what is going on."...
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Airport security fix: better training _ for humans and dogs

AP - 12 hours 12 min ago
GLYNCO, Ga. (AP) -- Covering their ears, 192 future airport security officers watched from a grandstand as Larry Colburn detonates a plastic-explosives device like the one carried by the underwear bomber in a failed attempt to blow up a plane on Christmas Day 2009....
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How Clinton's and Trump's economic prescriptions clash

AP - 12 hours 12 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican Donald Trump will deliver a speech outlining his trade policies on Tuesday - a talk that is sure to underscore the stark differences between his approach and that of likely Democratic rival Hillary Clinton when it comes to handling the economy....
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Justice quest goes on after 'Freedom Summer' court cases end

AP - 12 hours 12 min ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- The search for courtroom justice in the 1964 "Freedom Summer" killings of three civil rights workers in Mississippi's Neshoba County is over, more than a half century after they died, but some Mississippians and the relatives of the slain men say the search for another kind of justice still is still ongoing....
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Brexit: EU leaders to meet over UK withdrawal - CNN

Google - 12 hours 26 min ago

CNN

Brexit: EU leaders to meet over UK withdrawal
CNN
Go here to follow CNN's Brexit coverage live. London (CNN) British Prime Minister David Cameron will face European Union leaders Tuesday as the bloc meets to discuss the UK's potentially convoluted and messy divorce from the European Union. The EU ...
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Rio de Janeiro's acting governor: Olympics could be a 'big failure' - CNN

Google - 12 hours 26 min ago

CNN

Rio de Janeiro's acting governor: Olympics could be a 'big failure'
CNN
(CNN) The headache for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games organizers shows no signs of subsiding. Six weeks before the Games are set to begin, Francisco Dornelles, the acting governor of the state of Rio de Janeiro, told the Brazilian newspaper O Globo that ...
Rio Governor Warns Olympics Could Be 'Big Failure' Amid Cash CrisisNBCNews.com
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Justice quest goes on after 'Freedom Summer' court cases end - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Google - 12 hours 41 min ago

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Justice quest goes on after 'Freedom Summer' court cases end
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Want more news? Sign up for free newsletters to get more of the AJC delivered to your inbox. JACKSON, Miss. — The search for courtroom justice in the 1964 killings of three civil rights workers in Mississippi's Neshoba County has ended, but some say ...
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Police: No injuries in BP plant explosion - WTVM

Google - 13 hours 14 min ago

The Goldthwaite Eagle

Police: No injuries in BP plant explosion
WTVM
PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) -. According to Pascagoula Police Department, there was a late night explosion at the BP gas plant. Emergency crews have the site blocked off, as they work to secure the scene. Pascagoula police released a statement on ...
'Explosion' rocks BP gas plant in USUpstream Online

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