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How Zoom became one of this year’s biggest tech IPOs

Virtual conferencing company Zoom Video Communications went public in April and quickly became the most valuable tech company among those that went public in the first quarter, according to reports. In just three days, its stock price rose 5% to $69 and reached a market capitalization of almost $17.7 billion. Today, the company is capitalized at […]

Capital One Cyber Staff Raised Concerns Before Hack

Cybersecurity employees reported what they saw as staffing issues and other problems to bank’s internal auditors, human-resources department and other senior executives Before a giant data breach at Capital One Financial Corp. COF 0.26% , employees raised concerns within the company about what they saw as high turnover in its cybersecurity unit and a failure […]

The Smart Flow – A Free Professional Resume Template – Freesumes

If you want your resume to be more noticeable without crazy graphics and fancy fonts then this template can definitely help. It features an organized layout making your profile or objective section more inviting to read especially for recruiters and hiring managers. The process of customizing the text is also very simple since all you […]

700,000 Choice Hotels records leaked in data breach, ransom demanded

Researchers found the unsecured database, but hackers got there first 700,000 records belonging to Choice Hotels have reportedly been stolen with hackers demanding payment for their return. Comparitech, in collaboration with security researcher Bob Diachenko, found an unsecured database containing data belonging to the hotel franchise on July 2, 2019, after the database was indexed by […]

WeWork IPO hints at underlying enterprise tech play

Dive Brief: As part of its memberships, WeWork offers a workplace data analytics solution, which provides enterprises “insights” on space use, future needs and associated costs, according to The We Company’s IPO prospectus released Wednesday. The company provides real estate and operations software to help with workplace seating charts and service requests, according to its […]

Capital One’s hacker breached more than 30 organizations, prosecutors say

Dive Brief: Paige “erratic” Thompson, the accused hacker behind Capital One’s breach, has been implicated in more than 30 other “victim companies” and breaches, according to court documents from U.S. prosecutors, obtained by ZDNet. Law enforcement is still working to identify all the other breached entities found on Thompson’s servers.  Thompson is currently charged with “massive data […]

Macy’s draws on Google Cloud data management, analytics for warehouse optimization

Dive Brief: Macy’s is using Google Cloud data management and analytics offerings to help power its new, in-house developed warehouse management software, Google Cloud announced Wednesday. The software launch coincides with Macy’s plans to open a 675,000 square-foot distribution facility in Columbus, Ohio this fall to support Backstage, its line of off-price stores.  The retailer […]

10% tariffs on certain tech goods from China delayed to Dec. 15

UPDATE: Aug. 13, 2019: The United States Trade Representative has published the lists of product lines that will face 10% tariffs Sept. 1, known as list 4A, and Dec. 15, known as list 4B.  “We’re doing this for the Christmas season,” Trump told reporters Tuesday afternoon, according to multiple news reports. “Just in case some of the […]

What Your Next Road Trip Can Teach You About Leadership

Whether you already hold a leadership role or are working toward one, you’re likely looking for opportunities to improve your leadership skills. Believe it or not, such opportunities don’t always take the form of professional development or workplace training. In fact, becoming a more effective leader can be as simple as taking a road trip. Here’s how: Managing […]