Daily Tech Briefing Oct. 17, 2017

Qualcomm Sues to Ban iPhones in China, Claiming Patent Infringement VIDEO

October 17, 2017 12:30 PM | ()
DAILY VIDEO: Qualcomm files patent lawsuits seeking an iPhone sales ban in China; Intel plants a flag in the quantum computing space with a 17-qubit chip; Equifax and TransUnion are hit by a malicious JavaScript security risk; and there's more.

Chinese Groups Attack Japanese Firms, Resurrect Old Malware

October 17, 2017 12:17 PM | ()
Groups linked to China continue to launch attacks at the nation’s rivals, with reports of one group targeting Japanese companies using a zero-day vulnerability and a second group exploiting its victims with a decade-old RAT.
ZTE Axon M Folding Smartphone

ZTE Axon M Is First Dual-Screen Foldable Phone to Hit Mobile Market

October 17, 2017 11:47 AM | ()
The Axon M provides a 6.75-inch diagonal display when unfolded, allowing users to view 2 things at once or watch a combined full-screen image.
Microsoft Surface Book 2

Microsoft Debuts Hybrid Surface Book 2 for 'All-Day Work'

October 17, 2017 11:27 AM | ()
Microsoft's 13-inch two-in-one laptop gets a major spec upgrade and a long-lasting battery, and is joined by a 15-inch model.

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Nine Tips for Transitioning to Agile Development Process SLIDESHOW

October 17, 2017 9:54 AM | ()
The benefits of moving to Agile computing are many, including improved technical operations and bottom line. Here are tips on how to lock down the Agile transformation process.

Huawei Hits High-End Market With AI Chip-Equipped Mate 10 Smartphones SLIDESHOW

October 17, 2017 5:36 AM | ()
Huawei says its new Mate 10 Smartphones include Kirin 970 chipsets that bring artificial intelligence features to enhance the phone's user experience and application performance.
Solomon Hykes Dockercon EU 17

Docker Opens Up to Support Kubernetes Container Orchestration

October 17, 2017 2:17 AM | ()
At the DockerCon EU conference, the container vendor announces that it is embracing the one-time rival Kubernetes container orchestrator.

Persistent Memory a Key Topic at Storage Visions Conference

October 16, 2017 10:30 PM | ()
When experts get together to talk storage, the convergence of storage media and memory inside new-generation data centers and network fabrics is top of mind.
Chrome Cleanup Tool

Chrome Cleanup Tool Enhancements Protect Users From Unwanted Software

October 16, 2017 6:30 PM | ()
New features have been added that gives Chrome for Windows users better protection against unwanted and unsafe software.

KRACK, ROCA Encryption Flaws to Require Meticulous Device Updates

October 16, 2017 4:48 PM | ()
NEWS ANALYSIS: Revelations about the KRACK and ROCA encryption vulnerabilities mean that IT administrators will have to go through rounds of updates again, if they haven’t already.

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