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Data Zoo names former London Stock Exchange exec as new CEO
Data Zoo, an award-winning global identity provider, has appointed former London Stock Exchange Group executive, Charlie Minutella, as its new CEO, signalling a major strategic shift.
Rise in poly-employment among shift workers hits 25-year high
Australian shift workers are increasingly taking on multiple jobs, a trend called 'poly-employment', which has reached a 25-year high.
Gypsy Rose Blanchard's Instagram fame bolsters influencer marketing potential
Following her release, convicted murderer Gypsy Rose Blanchard has gained a huge following on Instagram, with an impressive 9.8% engagement rate and an estimated media value of up to $3.5m.
Gretchen Johnson joins Nexxen as new Chief People Officer
Nexxen appoints former Siprocal executive Gretchen Johnson as Chief People Officer, emphasising talent development and company culture.
Cyber crime damage costs firms up to $5m annually, says Barracuda
Annual business cybercrime recovery costs can reach up to $5m, with firms fearing a rise in GenAI-powered attacks, according to a Barracuda Networks report.
'Cybernomics 101' report warns of GenAI empowered cyber attacks
Barracuda Networks's Cybernomics 101 report warns that cybercriminals could leverage Generative AI to boost attacks' volume and effectiveness, revealing AI-enabled cybercrime concerns among 48% of Australian survey respondents.
Unprecedented surge in critical infrastructure cyberattacks
A shocking 30% increase in attacks on critical infrastructures was recorded in 2023, resulting in over 420 million incidents.
Telecom-as-a-service platform OXIO doubles US user base
Telecom-as-a-service provider, OXIO, sees significant growth in 2023 with a doubling of its US user base, marking momentum in the US, Mexico, and Latin America.
ECI Software Solutions among 2024's Great Places to Work in six nations
ECI Software Solutions receives a 2024 Great Place to Work certification across six nations, marking consecutive years of recognition for bolstering workplace culture and innovation.
Elsight unveils global Halo drone communications platform
Elsight launches a universal version of its Halo drone communications platform, enabling uninterrupted, global drone operations regardless of cellular systems.
Logicalis unveils upgraded Digital Fabric Platform for CIOs
Logicalis has launched an upgraded version of its Digital Fabric Platform, providing CIOs with deeper insight and recommendations to optimise their digital ecosystems using artificial intelligence.
Global economy faces uncertainty amid AI disruption, survey reveals
Survey ahead of World Economic Forum reveals geopolitical turmoil, financing conditions and AI disruption are set to create a year of global economic unpredictability.
Ransomware attacks reach record high in 2023, Cyberint report reveals
Ransomware attacks increased 55.5% in 2023, hitting a record 4,368 victims around the world, as cyber-criminals adapted to law enforcement tactics, says Cyberint's report.
Hyperscale cloud market projected to hit $3.4tn by 2034
The hyperscale cloud market is predicted to reach a monumental $3.4tn by 2034, driven by digital transformation initiatives worldwide.
More than a 1/3 of young workforce identifies as neurodivergent
38% of youth identify as neurodivergent, suggesting a need for a shift in current generic training approaches within the workplace.
Salvador Technologies secures $6m funding for cyber-attack recovery expansion
Salvador Technologies secures $6 million investment to expand its pioneering cyber-attack recovery solutions globally.
November sees 29% surge in ransomware attack victims
November 2023 sees a 29% surge in ransomware attacks in the UK, with hackers primarily targeting global north.
Cloudflare reports 25% spike in global traffic & rise in cyber threats in 2023
Cloudflare reveals a 25% surge in global internet traffic and heightened cybersecurity threats in its 2023 report.
FPT Corporation launches automotive subsidiary for software-defined vehicles
FPT Corporation unveils FPT Automotive, a subsidiary aimed at spearheading the software-defined vehicles transformation globally.
Modest growth in M&A activity predicted for next year
Biztech Lawyers and Intelliworx predict modest growth in M&A activity, company consolidation, and an upswing in down round investments for 2024 tech industry.
Fujitsu and Palantir expand partnership for societal and business transformation
Fujitsu and Palantir strengthen their global partnership to boost societal and business transformation using AI and data integration.
New Forescout report uncovers 21 new tech vulnerabilities
SIERRA: 21 Living on the Edge analysis unearths 21 new tech vulnerabilities, triggering concern for critical global infrastructure.
BlackBerry AI detects 70% surge in new malware attacks in Q3
BlackBerry AI reveals a shocking 70% rise in new malware attacks in Q3, with nearly 3 new types detected per minute.
Arcanum AI forms strategic collaboration with Amazon Web Services
Arcanum AI has partnered with Amazon Web Services in a multi-year agreement to enhance workplace productivity using AI.