Women Empowerment in STEM Careers: Is there a crisis? — Kim’s Daily Dose

According to the Census Bureau’s 2009 American Community Survey, women make up 48% of the U.S. workforce but only 24% are of STEM workers. Gender gaps and gender representation has changed over the past decade but the percentage of women in STEM related careers has increased ever so slightly. What could be the cause […]

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Cylance raises $100 million to bring more A.I. smarts to cybersecurity

Cylance, an Irvine, California-based cybersecurity startup that taps machine-learning and artificial intelligence (A.I.) to thwart malware, has raised $100 million in a Series D round led by Blackstone Tactical Opportunities and Insight Venture Partners, with participation from existing investors. Click here to read more

via Cylance raises $100 million to bring more A.I. smarts to cybersecurity — Analytics and IIOT

The Importance of Updates

We are all too familiar with those pesky little notifications making sure you are aware that there is an “Update Available” for your software. Every operating system and, any program worth having, usually releases updates. Most of us tend to ignore these little notifications and put off downloading and/or installing these updates. You’ve probably even […]

via The Importance of Updates — Cyber-Security & Threat Awareness Center