All posts by Ron Miller

Ron Miller is a freelance technology reporter and blogger. He is contributing editor at EContent Magazine and enterprise reporter at TechCrunch.

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When it comes to security, even your fax machine could be vulnerable

When it comes to security, even your fax machine could be vulnerable

The fax machine, that ancient document-transmission tool, is still in use in many offices. You would think that technology that was invented in the 19th century, and popularized in offices in the 1980s, would be fairly safe when it comes...

/ August 14, 2018
Cloud 5: A cloud history and what’s coming next

Cloud 5: A cloud history and what’s coming next

Welcome to the final Cloud 5, our weekly feature where we scour the web searching for the five most intriguing and poignant cloud links we can find. Before we jump into this week’s links, please have a look at one...

/ July 27, 2018
Lessons from the Amazon Prime Day fiasco

Lessons from the Amazon Prime Day fiasco

Earlier this month, Amazon held its annual Prime Day. It’s a day when thousands of Amazon Prime customers come together on the Amazon website to pick through the hundreds of bargains being offered by the shopping site. It’s supposed to...

/ July 26, 2018 / 1 Comment
How Google neutralized phishing attacks and what you can learn from them

How Google neutralized phishing attacks and what you can learn from them

Google announced a remarkable achievement this week — not one of its 85,000 employees has been the victim of a phishing attack since the beginning of 2017. Phishing refers to when a hacker sends an email that looks authentic for...

/ July 24, 2018
Cloud 5: Amazon Prime Day fiasco, Walmart cozies up with Microsoft

Cloud 5: Amazon Prime Day fiasco, Walmart cozies up with Microsoft

Welcome to The Cloud 5, our weekly feature where we scour the web searching for the five most intriguing and poignant cloud links we can find. Before we jump into this week’s links, please have a look at one of...

/ July 20, 2018
Cloud 5: 5G cloud impact, Amazon’s custom chip strategy

Cloud 5: 5G cloud impact, Amazon’s custom chip strategy

Welcome to The Cloud 5, our weekly feature where we scour the web searching for the five most intriguing and poignant cloud links we can find. And without further delay, here we go with this week’s links:

/ July 13, 2018
Cloud 5: Dell’s latest VMware plan, Google’s Bryant makes quick exit

Cloud 5: Dell’s latest VMware plan, Google’s Bryant makes quick exit

Welcome to The Cloud 5, our weekly feature where we scour the web searching for the five most intriguing and poignant cloud links we can find. And without further delay, here we go with this week’s links: Sources: Dell to...

/ July 6, 2018
Cloud 5: Cloud goes to Hollywood, Google wanted GitHub

Cloud 5: Cloud goes to Hollywood, Google wanted GitHub

Welcome to The Cloud 5, our weekly feature where we scour the web searching for the five most intriguing and poignant cloud links we can find. Before we jump into this week’s links, please have a look at one of...

/ June 29, 2018
Synergy Research: Alibaba surpasses IBM in worldwide cloud market

Synergy Research: Alibaba surpasses IBM in worldwide cloud market

In Synergy Research’s latest report, while AWS, Microsoft, and Google continue as the “Big Three” in most regions in the world, there was one surprise. Alibaba is now the fourth largest cloud provider in the world surpassing IBM, which was...

/ June 28, 2018
Cloud 5: CIA loves AWS, cloud gaming grows

Cloud 5: CIA loves AWS, cloud gaming grows

Welcome to The Cloud 5, our weekly feature where we scour the web searching for the five most intriguing and poignant cloud links we can find. Before we jump into this week’s links, please have a look at one of...

/ June 22, 2018