Tag Archives: Software

07Feb/22

Lightspeed Announces Direct Selling and Advertising on TikTok via Ecwid

Lightspeed Commerce Inc. (NYSE: LSPD) (TSX: LSPD), the one-stop commerce platform for merchants around the world to simplify, scale, and create exceptional customer experiences, today announced that Lightspeed eCommerce merchants using the recently acquired Ecwid integration can sell to consumers directly through TikTok. Continue reading

31Jan/22

Avast Q4/2021 Threat Report: Log4j opening doors for new attacks while ransomware and RAT attacks on decline

Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy released its Q4/2021 threat report today, revealing an immediate exploitation of the Log4j vulnerability by coinminers, RATs, botnets, ransomware, and APTs, in December putting CISO departments under pressure. Furthermore, Avast’s threat researchers observed the revival of the Emotet botnet, and a 40% rise in coinminers, posing risks for consumers and businesses alike. The Q4 findings likewise show an increase in adware, technical support scams on desktop, and subscription scams and spyware on Android devices, targeting consumers. At the same time, Avast saw less ransomware and remote access trojan (RAT) activity. Continue reading

OPINION: Passport to the metaverse? Learn from mistakes for a safer, virtual future

The future is here, and it is meta.

Jan 28 /Thomson Reuters Foundation/ – -Companies including Disney, Nike, and Walmart have recently filed patents to create virtual worlds , acquired companies specializing in virtual products and experiences and trademarked  digital extensions of their brands, indicating their confidence in the metaverse as the future of business. Continue reading

26Jan/22

TikTok Named World’s Fastest-Growing Brand by Brand Finance Global 500 2022 Report

TikTok has been named the world’s fastest-growing brand by a new report published today. With an astounding 215% growth, the entertainment app’s brand value has increased from US$18.7 billion in 2021 to US$59.0 billion this year. Claiming 18th spot among the world’s top 500 most valuable brands, it is the highest new entrant to the Brand Finance Global 500 2022 ranking. Continue reading

25Jan/22

Collect Photos of Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre & Tupac – ‘Flash Mints’ Launches NFT Platform with Collections of Legendary Hip-Hop & Street Photographers

LOS ANGELES – Dec. 9, 2021 – PRLog — Fans and industry influencers alike will soon be able to own a piece of hip-hop, rap and street history through the new NFT collector platform Flash Mints. Curated and built through blockchain technology by visual artist Enrico Moses and his team, Flash Mints will allow collectors to own a piece of history featuring cultural icons including Snoop Dogg, Nas, Dr. Dre, Tupac, Notorious B.I.G., the Wu Tang Clan, and Public Enemy. Continue reading

18Dec/21

Google Maps – Resources to help you succeed

LONDON, Dec. 17, 2021 /Google Maps/ — Dive in with guides, tutorials, and more
Whether you’re just getting started or doubling down on your project, there’s an abundance of resources designed to help you to get the most out of Google Maps Platform.

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30Nov/21

78% of medical professionals concerned that cases are being discussed on social media

Research conducted by Wondr Medical has highlighted the growing concern among medical professionals in the United Kingdom about the widespread usage of Whatsapp and social media channels for medical conversations and interactions in a clinical setting. Continue reading