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Marijuana component reduces seizures in kids with rare form of epilepsy

Randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trial finds cannabidiol benefits.

Britain’s new engineering university NMiTE names first Chief Executive and calls...

NMiTE, Britainrsquo;s new engineering university, has appointed Professor Janusz Kozinski as its inaugural President and Chief Executive.Kozinski, who will take up his post in Hereford on 1 July 2017, has wide experience as an international academic leader and entrepreneur. Most recently he orchestrated the creation of the Lassonde School of Engineering in Toronto, Canada.“This is perhaps the brightest and the boldest academic start up in recent times in the UK or anywhere else,” said Kozinski.“The... Source: RealWire

Vector Networks’ new Vizor shines light on Shadow IT

ITAM innovator announces SaaS optimization and cloud lifecycle management in Spring 17 release of its solution, VizorMay 24th 2017, Atlanta (USA), Montreal (Canada), and Birmingham (UK) – Vector Networks today announced SaaS optimization and cloud lifecycle management capabilities in its Spring 17 release of ITAM solution, Vizor (www.vizor.cloud).The new release of Vizor complements existing software license management and asset lifecycle functionality with new features and processes for managing software subscriptions and the approval and provision... Source: RealWire

IT threat evolution Q1 2017. Statistics

According to KSN data, Kaspersky Lab solutions detected and repelled 479,528,279 malicious attacks from online resources located in 190 countries all over the world.

File antivirus detected a total of 174,989,956 unique malicious and potentially unwanted objects.

IT threat evolution Q1 2017

Wersquo;ve become accustomed to seeing a steady stream of security breaches month after month; and this quarter has been no exception, including attacks on Barts Health Trust, Sports Direct, Intercontinental Hotels Group and ABTA.

All the new Google Home features we learned about at I/O

Google's Amazon Echo competitor is gradually becoming more capable.

Bell Canada hacked: 2m account details swiped by mystery miscreants

Don't worry, no bank card info taken, eh Bell Canada said Tuesday 1.9 million customer account details were swiped by hackers – although stressed no payment card numbers or passwords were slurped.…

Natural Power expands due diligence team in North America

Dr Christine Bordonaro has been appointed to the role of Principal Engineer on the due diligence team at Natural Power in North America and will be supporting the due diligence activities for both wind and solar.Christine Bordonaro brings 20 years of i...

Bartragh Services acquire C4i Training © Technology

Tampa, US - Bartragh Services, LLC, a Tampa based US company has acquired C4i Consultants, Inc of Calgary, Canada and established a new company, C4i Training and Technology, Inc.

The new company will still be based in Calgary.

Bartragh has announced that Harry H.

Thompson, III has been selected as the new company Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Thomas E. Putt, BGen (retrsquo;d), will be the President of the new company.C4i Training and Technology will... Source: RealWire

Atomic clocks and solid walls: New tools in the search for...

As searches come up empty, some are thinking of new ways to look for dark matter.

DDOS attacks in Q1 2017

Although the first quarter of 2017 was rather quiet compared to the previous reporting period, there were a few interesting developments.

Despite the growing popularity of IoT botnets, Windows-based bots accounted for 59.81% of all attacks. Meanwhile, complex attacks that can only be repelled with sophisticated protection mechanisms are becoming more frequent.