Tech News Hub: WEEKLY NEWS INSIGHTS
We started the week with NetApp, a software company focused on data-centric solutions in the cloud. NetApp's Cloud Complexity addresses changing multicloud demands finding that 98% of senior IT leaders have been impacted by increasing cloud complexity, potentially leading to poor IT performance, loss in revenue and barriers to business growth.
Geoffrey Hinton is a name that has become synonymous with artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML). He is also known as the godfather of AI, given his immense influence on the development of this field. Geoffrey Hinton, Al's godfather, fears against technological growth after leaving his employment at Google as he expresses potential risks associated with the rapid pace of AI development, including the possibility of creating powerful, difficult-to-control AI systems, exacerbating social inequalities, and the lack of transparency in AI decision-making.
Meta restricts Malware Campaign Using ChatGPT as a Trick to Steal Accounts. The attack chains primarily target personal accounts of users who manage or are connected to business pages and advertising accounts on Facebook. The malware is propagated through social media and hosted on legitimate services such as Buy Me a Coffee, Discord, Dropbox, Google Drive, iCloud, MediaFire, Mega, Microsoft OneDrive, and Trello.
Google has been on the forefront of implementing advanced security measures to protect user accounts. In its latest move, Google announced Accounts Now Support Passkeys Secure Sign-in option for Google Accounts. The Passkeys is a more secure and convenient way for users to sign in to their Google Accounts using a combination of biometrics and cryptographic technology.
Furthermore, While AI offers many benefits, it also poses a threat to some jobs. We discussed Jobs which are most threatened by AI. From personal assistants like Siri and Alexa to self-driving cars and automated customer service, AI has proven to be a game-changer in many industries. It offers numerous benefits, it also poses a threat to some jobs.
The demand for ESG and net-zero offerings is expected to grow, creating potential sales opportunities for enterprises. MSPs introducing automated ESG offerings powered by AI-driven cloud optimisation. The practices for Managed Service Providers (MSPs), including enhancing their image, attracting and retaining talent, and reducing costs. MSPs must take steps to improve their own ESG standing and provide tools for their base to do the same.
Our last story featured how Appian, a leading low-code automation platform provider, introduces a new partner program. The program aims to provide partners with the necessary tools, resources, and support to expand their businesses and deliver value to clients. Appian's low-code automation platform is a key benefit for partners, enabling them to quickly build and manage enterprise applications.
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