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Where is the Cloud?

Until recently, the word cloud didn't mean more than the clouds we see up on sky is not clear, now, it has a whole other meaning, and a whole other world, where many old notions are no longer valid.
What is the "Cloud"? and what is cloud computing ?

It was the year 1963, DARPA (the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency), presented MIT with $2 million for Project MAC.
The funding included a requirement MIT develop technology allowing for a “computer to [...]

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Humans: the weak link in Cyber security

Every system strength is evaluated on that of it’s weakest link, and when talking about information security, one of the most threatened systems with daily attacks and hacks, Human’s are definitely the weakest link in the system.
Nothing can be quiet dangerous to a system - whether it is a bank’s information system that handles millions of accounts and composed of hundreds of computers in tens of agencies, or just a small office containing several units, or even your own [...]

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Artificial Intelligence and the future of the World

According to the McKinsey Global Institute, an American worldwide management consulting firm with over 27 000 employees, between 400 million and 800 million of today’s jobs will be automated by 2030 [1].
Another study, projects that 1 million US jobs will vanish by 2026 [2], and without a doubt, these futuristic predictions are happening now.
From Automated factories fully run by robots, to jobs replaced by Artificial Intelligence and digital services online (paper work jobs are vanishing already), to the most [...]

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Pirates, Pirates ! Be Safe, Be Secure !

Growing up watching pirates of the Caribbean was certainly fun, all the piracy, the raiding the stealing, no one wants to miss all that fun. But we grew into a certain age later on, and realized that piracy is over, and the last pirate maybe was hanged a century ago, right?
Maybe old days piracy is really gone, but don't we all say that we "surf the net"?
True, the internet is the wide sea of our modern days, and hackers [...]

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