Adobe launches AI-powered ‘Experience Platform’

IANS- Software major Adobe on Tuesday announced the global availability of “Adobe Experience Platform” for customer experience management (CXM). Stitching together data from across the enterprise, the platform enables real-time customer profiles leveraging Adobe Sensei, the company’s artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technology.  To help enterprises deliver personalized experiences in real-time, the Adobe […]

Facebook stored users’ passwords in ‘readable’ form

IANS-   Facebook on Thursday said it has fixed a security issue wherein millions of its users’ passwords were stored in plain text and “readable” format for years and according to reports, were searchable by thousands of its employees. The report by KrebsOnSecurity claimed on Thursday around 200-600 million Facebook users may have had their […]

Hackers steal data from Citrix

IANS-   Iran-based hackers have stolen terabytes of data from desktop virtualization leader Citrix, with the company admitting that the cyber criminals may have accessed and downloaded business documents. “The specific documents that may have been accessed, however, are currently unknown. At this time, there is no indication that the security of any Citrix product […]

UN, tech giants lead push for green tech solutions

IANS-   The United Nations, tech giants and the finance, policy and science fraternities on Saturday teamed up to push the use of cutting-edge technology to create a cleaner, greener and more efficient solutions to sustainable development. Around 2,000 people, including representatives from IBM, Google, and Barclays, attended the 2nd global session of the UN […]

Facebook and Instagram plan to remove content containing vaccine misinformation

indica News Bureau –   As part of their effort to reduce the spread of dangerous anti-vaccination propaganda, Facebook and its photo-messaging app Instagram will no longer allow advertisements that include misinformation about vaccines. The company has decided to take action against user accounts which promote vaccine misinformation that have been publicly identified by the World […]

Apple imparting health education to supplier workers in India

IANS-   There has been a substantial gain in health education among the workers at the Apple supplier Wistron Corporation’s manufacturing facility in India, the Cupertino-based iPhone maker has announced. In its 13th annual “Supplier Responsibility Progress Report”, Apple said that there has been 85 percent increase in knowledge about early cancer detection, 60 percent […]

Apple fires 190 employees from self-driving car project: Report

IANS-   Apple has reportedly confirmed it is firing 190 employees from its ambitious self-driving car project called Titan. According to a report in San Francisco Chronicle late Wednesday, the Cupertino-based company has laid off mostly engineers, including 38 engineering programme managers, 33 hardware engineers, 31 product design engineers and 22 software engineers. The layoffs […]