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5 Ways to Hack a Business Plan
Business Plans

5 Ways to Hack a Business Plan

Bullet points are your best friends, and other tips for not getting caught in the weeds of business-plan details.
Christopher Hawker
The Top 3 Mistakes Businesses Make After a Hack
Cybersecurity

The Top 3 Mistakes Businesses Make After a Hack

A cybersecurity expert explains what not to do after a data breach.
Carly Okyle
Alphabet's Eric Schmidt: Gmail Is 'Far More Secure' Than Government Systems
Cybersecurity

Alphabet's Eric Schmidt: Gmail Is 'Far More Secure' Than Government Systems

Schmidt spoke this week at a private cybersecurity thought leadership forum in New York City.
Carly Okyle
10 Hacks to Save Time and Boost Productivity
Control What You Can

10 Hacks to Save Time and Boost Productivity

Trying to cram more into an already busy schedule is just going to make you less productive in the long run.
Thomas Smale
In Government Hack, the Number of Fingerprints Stolen Has Jumped to 5.6 Million
Data Breach

In Government Hack, the Number of Fingerprints Stolen Has Jumped to 5.6 Million

Hackers who stole security clearance data on millions of Defense Department and other U.S. government employees got away with about 5.6 million fingerprint records, some 4.5 million more than initially reported, the government states.
Kardashian-Jenner Sisters' New Websites Have a Massive Security Flaw
Apps

Kardashian-Jenner Sisters' New Websites Have a Massive Security Flaw

Nearly 900,000 users' data was exposed.
Robert Hackett
Ashley Madison CEO Is Stepping Down
Leadership

Ashley Madison CEO Is Stepping Down

Not entirely unexpected.
Laura Entis
Hackers Release Second Wave of Ashley Madison Data
Ashley Madison

Hackers Release Second Wave of Ashley Madison Data

This leak is larger than the first and appears to contain the emails of the CEO who runs Ashley Madison's parent company.
Robert Hackett
How to Use Math to Win at Monopoly, the Classic Game of Business
Control What You Can

How to Use Math to Win at Monopoly, the Classic Game of Business

Want to demolish your friends and family members in Monopoly? Keep these tips top-of-mind.
Hackers Release the Personal Information of Adultery Seekers Who Joined Ashley Madison
Privacy Concerns

Hackers Release the Personal Information of Adultery Seekers Who Joined Ashley Madison

It's not a good day for members of the dating site, which boasts the slogan 'Life is short. Have an affair.'
Laura Entis
How This Man Beat the System and Won 1,000 Twitter Contests
Robots

How This Man Beat the System and Won 1,000 Twitter Contests

Computer engineer Hunter Scott claims to have won four contests a day for nine months.
Steve Dent
This $30 Device Can Break Into Almost Any Keyless Door in Your Car or Home
Security

This $30 Device Can Break Into Almost Any Keyless Door in Your Car or Home

Samy Kamkar's 'Rolljam' device can steal codes from keyless items. Sweet dreams, readers.
Steve Dent
Report: Chinese Hackers Attack U.S. Travel Industry
Hacks

Report: Chinese Hackers Attack U.S. Travel Industry

American Airlines and the reservation processing company Sabre Corp. have been targeted in the latest round of security breaches.
Laura Entis