How to make your Zoom meetings more secure

The Parallax

Zoom skyrocketed to 12.92 million monthly active users by the end of February, up 21 percent since December, according to mobile-software tracker Apptopia. Yuan didn’t write his post to crow about Zoom’s growth. Zoom declined to comment for this story.

How to protect your Ring from hackers (and Amazon partners)

The Parallax

The Ring doorbell spent much of 2019 getting buzzed by perceived security and privacy issues, from secret agreements with law enforcement agencies to cybersecurity practices that put its users at risk. It also enables you to interact via phone with the person at your door.

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How to stop calendar spam

The Parallax

Calendar services from Google, Microsoft, and Apple are susceptible by default to having appointments placed on them without user permission, says security expert Bryan Seely. Calendar spam is trying to trick you to click on something stupid.

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How to check whether a link is safe

The Parallax

Certainly, it’s not hard to imagine a feeling of dread in the aftermath of the 2016 U.S. Primer: How to dodge a spear-phishing attack. How to avoid phishing scams. How YubiKey could double-lock your online accounts.

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BI Buyers Guide: Embedding Analytics in Your Software

The business intelligence market has exploded. And as the number of vendors grows, it gets harder to make sense of it all. Learn how to decide what features you need and get an evaluation framework for every technical and non-technical requirement you could imagine.

How to wipe location data from mapping apps

The Parallax

As somebody who repeatedly got lost along the winding, poorly sign-posted alleys of Tokyo while living there before smartphones existed, I found great relief in having Google Maps on hand during a trip back to Japan in February. Anybody with access to that data can pinpoint where your house is, or the places you frequent,” says Mark Loveless , senior security engineer at software development management company GitLab. They use nearby Wi-Fi networks to help improve the GPS accuracy.

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How to tell you’re part of the 30 million user Facebook breach

The Parallax

That might sound good, but it isn’t likely to comfort the tens of millions of consumers whose personal data they entrusted to the social-media juggernaut has been stolen. Ready to #DeleteFacebook? How to recover from a Facebook hack.

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How to prevent Ransomware attacks from increasing threats while working from home?


Treats are increasing these days like never before, and it is essential to know how to prevent ransomware and to take care of ransomware attacks by shaping up with the online security issue. It also is known to target U.S. Try not to open Untrusted Email Links.

How to address Apple’s severe High Sierra ‘root’ flaw

The Parallax

An Apple vulnerability that allowed anybody to access a Mac running the latest version of its operating system became widely known on Tuesday. As it released a security patch on Wednesday, Apple recommended that all Mac users install the update to close the vulnerability. “We

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How to tell when your government shuts down your Internet access

The Parallax

Since the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis law enforcement on May 25, millions of people worldwide have taken to the streets to protest police violence. But one oft-used government tactic in some countries to limit the ability of their citizens to communicate and organize has been absent so far: There have been virtually no reports of state-mandated Internet shutdowns in response to the protest. Remember Stasi spying to understand the GDPR.

Serverless and Containers: How to Choose the Right Application Strategy

Speaker: Tolga Tarhan, Senior Vice President, GM AWS Services at Onica

When it comes to the modern tech stack, one of the fastest changing areas is around containers, serverless, and choosing the ideal path to cloud native computing. How do you as a technology leader point your team in the right direction, especially given how quickly this is evolving?

How To Become An Effective Agile Manager

. What is the biggest mistake managers make as they transition from a traditional command and control culture to an agile culture based on Servant Leadership and Self-Organization?

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[VLOG] How To Use Scrum with DevOps

But on the other spectrum, many people today still asked me whether they should choose Scrum or DevOps if their organisation wants to go towards agile transformation. What's up awesome people! I hope you are staying safe and healthy. In 2018, I wrote a blog about Scrum and DevOps.


AWS re:Invent 2020 Guide – How to Make The Most of The Virtual Event


It’s time to start thinking about AWS re:Invent 2020! Like many other big events, such as Google Cloud Next and Microsoft Ignite , re:Invent is going to look a little different this year. How to Maximize Your Digital Experience. Look Forward to the Announcements.

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How to do effective video calls

Martin Fowler

During 2011-2012 there was a small but significant revolution in how we worked at ThoughtWorks. When we needed to communicate while separated we used to do telephone meetings, but within a year the telephone disappeared and we started using video calls instead. Now Covid-19 has struck, a lot more people are getting acquainted with remote working and the video calls that come with them. So I thought I'd share some of things I, and my colleagues, have learned about doing them.

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How to Package and Price Embedded Analytics

HOW TO PACKAGE & PRICE EMBEDDED ANALYTICS. Practical Frameworks to Monetize Embedded Analytics Table of Contents Embedding Analytics to Lift Value and Revenue. 1 Customize to Monetize: The Strategic Way to Create Tiered Offerings. According to the.

How to Synchronize Jira Projects Between 2 Jira Instances

Sometimes, however, collaboration between a business team and its partners can pose a challenge due to their network restrictions. In this article, we will see how this problem can be addressed and […]. The post How to Synchronize Jira Projects Between 2 Jira Instances appeared first on Application Performance Management/Monitoring Blogs application lifecycle management how-to JIRA synchronization

How to set compensation using commonsense principles

Erik Bernhardsson

Compensation has always been one of the most confusing parts of management to me. I'll start by stating what I think are goals and anti-goals: A good system doesn't waste money hiring new people when you can pay to keep existing people. A bad system keeps people below the salary that you would give them to keep them. A bad system give raises to people who are already paid more than you would pay to hire them today. All we need is to be able to rank people.

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How To Predict The End Date Of Your Agile Transformation

Hint, Hint - We want a fixed date, fixed scope, fixed price Agile Transformation Project and we will sign the SOW with whichever company provides the cheapest and fastest quote to getting us 100% Agile Transformed.

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How to Learn Python

Coding Dojo

The post How to Learn Python appeared first on Coding Dojo Blog. Python has come a long way since Guido van Rossum created and launched it. For 30 years, it has done … Read more >>.

Building Like Amazon

Speaker: Leo Zhadanovsky, Principal Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

Amazon's journey to its current modern architecture and processes provides insights for all software development leaders. To get there, Amazon focused on decomposing for agility, making critical cultural and operational changes, and creating tools for software delivery. The result was enabling developers to rapidly release and iterate software while maintaining industry-leading standards on security, reliability, and performance. Whether you're developing for a small startup or a large corporation, learning the tools for CI/CD will make your good DevOps team great. We are excited to be joined by Leo Zhadanovsky, a Principal Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services.

How To Release An App With Mobile Release Train Approach


It depicts how to convey programming with a particular goal in mind. The app release train depicts how to convey programming with a certain goal in mind. How about we investigate mobile release trains. It has a characterized advancement stage that, by and large, is between two to about a month. Until this time, the groups have the opportunity to audit, test and union the highlights to the ace branch that ought to be a piece of the train. .

How to Set AI Goals

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

AI is a field where value, in the form of outcomes and their resulting benefits, is created by machines exhibiting the ability to learn and “understand,” and to use the knowledge learned to carry out tasks or achieve goals. Why and How to Set Good AI Goals.

How to Create an Async Function

David Walsh

One thing I love about JavaScript is that there are many ways to accomplish the same task, one such example being creating functions. The post How to Create an Async Function appeared first on David Walsh Blog.

How to Define a Product

A question that frequently comes up in my Scrum Training courses is how to define a product. Scrum was created to help small teams solve complex problems and deliver products of the highest possible value. Scrum is used well beyond software because many teams and organizations recognize their work is complex, and they need to be nimble, creative, and value-focused. How to Define a Product. The key benefits this offers are: Transparency to progress.

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Microservices: The Dark Side

Speaker: Prem Chandrasekaran

A few years ago, Barclays embarked on a journey to migrate its legacy services to a modern tech stack with the objective of achieving a high level of scale, resilience, and reliability. During the incremental, iterative move towards an ecosystem of focused, distributed services, it’s fair to say that the company discovered the challenges of distributing objects. Join us for an episode you can’t miss if you’re finding it a lot harder to architect in practice than in theory, and learn how you can shed light on the dark side of microservices.

EC2 Instance Types Comparison (and how to remember them)


It’s great that they provide so much variety, but of course, it means one more thing that you have to learn. It’s worth taking the time to do so, as ? Remember that within each type, you’ll still need to choose the AWS instance sizes that suit your specific needs.

How to Write C Program in Ubuntu/ Linux

I'm Programmer

In this article, we learn how to write c program in Ubuntu, how to install c language on Ubuntu and how to run a C program in Ubuntu/Linux. HOW TO WRITE C PROGRAM IN UBUNTU. Now, we will learn how to write C programs in Ubuntu / Linux.

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Can Anyone Really Learn How to Code?

Coding Dojo

The post Can Anyone Really Learn How to Code? By Michael Choi, Founder of Coding Dojo. In 2011, I was a partner at the 33rd fastest growing company in … Read more >>. appeared first on Coding Dojo Blog. All Posts Bootcamp Insights Career Advice

How to select Scrum Patterns

In this blog, I discuss how to select and use the Scrum Patterns from the Pattern Languages. The patterns in our book organized into two pattern languages that contain 94 patterns in total — the Value Stream language structures time to deliver a product. How to select a pattern?


5 Early Indicators Your Embedded Analytics Will Fail

to Competitors.10 Leaders get to the top by looking past. day-to-day panics and thinking long term. to constantly fall behind the fire drill du jour. to languish until something—an unhappy customer, plummeting revenue, a spike in customer churn— demands change.

How to Be Compassionate Without Destroying Consistency

Let's Grow Leaders

Throughout this crisis, he’s encouraged his supervisors to be compassionate. The post How to Be Compassionate Without Destroying Consistency appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. The other day, “Joe” reached out with a genuine dilemma.

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How to Become the Best __

Let's Grow Leaders

But I am determined to learn the Tocatta part of Tocatta and Fugue in D minor down for Saturday for a tour group I am playing for.” ” The rush of comments seemed to entirely miss the point. “you worry to much.” His comment showed that he was well on his way to becoming the best he could be. If you’re looking to become the best _ (insert your audacious goal here). 4 Vital Factors to Becoming the Best _.

How to hire smarter than the market: a toy model

Erik Bernhardsson

But some candidates are going to be good at A but not B, or vice versa. So you might choose to evaluate candidates on some combination of the two. The tradeoffs forces you to focus on the things that you value more than the market , or the other way around.

How to break a Monolith into Microservices

Martin Fowler

As monolithic systems become too large to deal with, many enterprises are drawn to breaking them down into the microservices architectural style.

Design Hacks for Non-Designers: Ask Expert Laura Klein

Speaker: Laura Klein, Principal at Users Know and Author of UX for Lean Startups

We all have to make quick decisions about product interfaces, and there's not always a designer around when you need one. That doesn't mean that you're doomed to failure, though. Learn a few really common user experience design mistakes and how to avoid making them. Join UX designer and product management expert Laura Klein for a no-holds-barred Ask Me Anything session on UX design. Laura—principal of Users Know and author of Build Better Products and UX for Lean Startups—has over 20 years of experience helping companies innovate responsibly and improve their product development processes.