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Interview: Shay Rapaport of Fireblade
Sunday, August 31st, 2014THN News  
ARTICLE http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ztlxB-rRztE&feature=youtu.be Video Interview with Shay Rapaport of Fireblade. Ben:  Hi, how are you doing? This is Ben Fisher. I’m with The Hosting News and we’re here at HostingCon 2014. We’re here with Shay Rapaport with Fireblade. Fireblade is where you...







Interview: Sam Renkema SpamExperts
Saturday, August 30th, 2014THN News  
ARTICLE Video interview with Sam Renkema of SpamExperts. Ben:  Hi. How are you doing? This is Ben Fisher. I’m with www.thehostingnews.com. We have today with us a very special guest. This is Sam Renkema from SpamExperts. They are a spam and...







Google Unveils Self-Flying Drone Project, Project Wing
Friday, August 29th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) –  Google has unveiled its latest project in its Google X division, Project Wing, an initiative aimed at bringing goods to people via “self-flying drones.” The tech giant has been working on this secret project for the...

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Interview: Hillary Stiff – Cheval Capital Inc.
Friday, August 29th, 2014THN News  
ARTICLE An in depth video interview with Hillary Stiff of Cheval Capital Inc. about Technology and Web Hosting acquisitions. Ben:  This is Ben Fisher. I’m with www.thehostingnews.com. I’m here at HostingCon 2014. We’re here today talking with Hillary Stiff from Cheval...







Russian Hackers Said To Have Targeted JPMorgan Chase and Four Other U.S. Banks
Thursday, August 28th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – A number of banks including JPMorgan Chase & Co. have been the target of a cyber attack believed to be the work of Russian state-sponsored hackers. According to Bloomberg, the hackers infiltrated the banks systems by...

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Google Acquires Cloud Based Special Effects Company, Zync
Wednesday, August 27th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Google has acquired video and special effects cloud-based rendering software company, Zync, announced the tech giant on Tuesday. The startup’s Zync Render software is used by many movie studios in order to create special effects in...

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More Than 1,000 Retailers Hit By Malicious “Backoff” Software
Tuesday, August 26th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Homeland Security issued a warning on Friday to retailers warning that their customer’s payment data could be compromised. According to the Huffington Post, over 1,000 U.S. retailers computer systems were infected by malicious software known as “Backoff”,...

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China’s Own Operating System Expected To Launch In October
Monday, August 25th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – China is rumored to be in the process of creating its own operating system as a way to compete with U.S. rivals such as Microsoft, Apple, and Google, reports the Xinhua government news agency. According to...

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Microsoft Rumored To Unveil Windows 9 On September 30th
Friday, August 22nd, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Microsoft’s new operating system, Windows 9, is expected to be unveiled at the end of September, reports The Verge. According to “sources familiar with Microsoft’s plans,” the tech giant will release the OS at a special...

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UPS Store Hit By Data Breach, 51 Locations Affected By Computer Virus
Thursday, August 21st, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – The UPS Store has announced a data breach that occurred at 51 locations in 24 states earlier this year, reports USA Today. According to a UPS spokeswoman, the breach, which occurred between January 20th and August...

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