27/07/2018

Weekly Heroes – Brian Halligan

The successful entrepreneur and author Brian Halligan has founded the infamous Hubspot, an inbound marketing and sales software company that has raised more than $100 million in funding, gone public, and brought in $82.3 million in total revenue in Q1 of this year. After earning a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the University of Vermont, a Halligan graduated with a master’s degree in 2005 from M.I.T...
17/09/2018

Weekly News Recap #10

On September 12, Apple announced the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR. They will officially replace the iPhone X, which has already been pulled from Apple store, following the big announcement. The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are practically one and the same they just come in two different sizes. XR is a cheaper, more colorful phone with a few compromises, starting at $749 for the lowest storage capacity. Meanwhile, XS...
19/10/2018

Hot This Week #1

The DNT (Do Not Track) feature you often see pop up on various sites does not actually work! A new study (Forrester Research) has found that the DNT feature in web browsers, which is supposed to shield you from the spamming ads and data collection, is not actually performing. The DNT was first enforced by data consumer advocates nearly a decade ago but has been recently discovered to be obsolete. Because of this, your browsing...
30/10/2018

Weekly News Recap #13

IBM has announced that they will be acquiring open-source software company Red Hat. The for $34 billion deal will help IBM expand its reach as an enterprise cloud computing provider. Self-described leading provider of open source software and services for enterprise customers, Red hat focuses on cloud computing and Linux servers. In 2012, it became the first company providing open-source software to surpass $1 billion in revenue...