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Microsoft Is Bringing Its Database Software SQL Server 2016 To Linux

Short Bytes: Microsoft has announced that its popular database software SQL Server is coming to Linux-based operating systems. The company has released a private preview with...

Apple Must Pay $450 Million In E-book Conspiracy, Relief Appeal Rejected...

Short Bytes: Apple must pay $450 million to end an ongoing antitrust suit dealing with the allegations that Steve Jobs asked book publishers to change...

BitTorrent Client Transmission Infected With World’s First Mac Ransomware KeRanger —...

Short Bytes: KeRanger -- the world's first Mac ransomware -- has arrived to give you nightmares. Spread via BiTorrent client Transmission, the malware encrypts your...

Microsoft’s Windows 10 Wants To Replace Your PC Antivirus With WDATP

Short Bytes: To make your Windows 10 PC experience more secure, Microsoft is launching a new service called Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection...

Amazon Upsets People By Removing Encryption From Its Fire Tablets

Short Bytes: Amazon has been in the news for ditching the enterprise-grade encryption in their tablet devices running on Fire OS 5 released last...

“Hack The Pentagon” — US Government’s Bug Bounty Program Invites Hackers...

Short Bytes: The US Department of Defense's new division Defense Digital Service (DDS) is launching a new pilot program called Hack the Pentagon. This...

Facebook Latin America’s Vice-President Arrested By Brazilian Police

Short Bytes: Brazilian police have arrested Diego Dzodan, Facebook's Latin American regional vice-president, for failing to provide WhatsApp messages related to a case of drug-trafficking. In...

Raspberry Pi 3 Released With Built-in Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, And 50 Percent...

Short Bytes: Continuing its tradition of releasing new flagship products in February, the Raspberry Pi Foundation has launched Raspberry Pi 3 with many improvements. The...

System Updates: Governments Can Hack Most Software Using This “Golden Key”...

Short Bytes: When you read the headlines like "FBI is forcing Apple to create a backdoor in their products", what you are really reading is...

Here’s The Hidden Purpose Of Facebook’s New Reactions Buttons

Short Bytes: World's biggest social networking company Facebook has rolled out the new Reactions buttons that will allow a user to express its emotions in...