Month: May 2022

‘The ad experiences that consumers find most annoying are also bad for the environment’: The business case for sustainable digital advertising

‘The ad experiences that consumers find most annoying are also bad for the environment’: The business case for sustainable digital advertising

Sustainability is one of the hot-button issues in the 21st century and one that’s increasingly generating discussion at the highest echelons of the advertising industry.  True, the cause is noble, but now ad execs are increasingly starting to see the opportunity for cost-efficiencies as well as new business opportunities posed by embracing such thinking.  The …

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UK digital markets regulator to be given statutory powers

UK digital markets regulator to be given statutory powers

Digital Markets Unit will be put on statutory footing by UK government to ensure technology giants do not abuse market power, but announcement comes with no clear indication of when legislation will be introduced By Sebastian Klovig Skelton , Senior reporter Published: 06 May 2022 15:56 The UK government is to give the Digital …

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Uptime Institute debuts sustainability-focused accreditation for datacentre professionals

Uptime Institute debuts sustainability-focused accreditation for datacentre professionals

cherezoff – stock.adobe.com Uptime Institute continues to build out its education resources and support offerings for datacentre operators that want to get to grips with the changing regulatory landscape around sustainability By Caroline Donnelly, Senior Editor, UK Published: 06 May 2022 10:15 The Uptime Institute is continuing to build out the support it can …

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IT infrastructure used to launch DDoS attack on Russian targets

IT infrastructure used to launch DDoS attack on Russian targets

Organisations could unwittingly be participating in hostile activity against the Russian government as compromised IT infrastructure is used without their knowledge to launch denial of service attacks By Sebastian Klovig Skelton , Senior reporter Published: 06 May 2022 9:00 CrowdStrike Intelligence warns organisations that their IT infrastructure could be used to launch cyber attacks …

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Security Think Tank: Identify, assess and monitor to understand attack paths

Security Think Tank: Identify, assess and monitor to understand attack paths

The modern-day abundance of platforms, apps and IT tools presents malicious actors with a web of interconnection that is easily exploited to move rapidly through the network to compromise critical assets. Security teams need to understand these attack pathways better in order to fight back By Rob McElvanney Published: 05 May 2022 Maintaining digital …

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How using supply chain data can lead to better decision-making

How using supply chain data can lead to better decision-making

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! A convergence of anomalous global events has made the age-old goal of reducing overall business costs simultaneously exceedingly challenging and more critical than ever. …

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Irreverent Labs raises $40M for NFT robot cock fighting game MechaFightClub

Irreverent Labs raises $40M for NFT robot cock fighting game MechaFightClub

Did you miss a session from GamesBeat Summit 2022? All sessions are available to stream now. Learn more.  Irreverent Labs has raised $40 million to further boost its efforts to create MechaFightClub, a robot cock fighting game that uses non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Created by Voodoo PC founder Rahul Sood, the Seattle-based blockchain game company recently …

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California to accelerate devops adoption with GitLab

California to accelerate devops adoption with GitLab

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Devops has seen unprecedented growth in recent years, with Google reporting that 77% of companies say they rely on devops to deploy software, or …

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