Category: Public

When public opinion overrules science: the case of the 200 doomed Baldivis kangaroos

When public opinion overrules science: the case of the 200 doomed Baldivis kangaroos

The Baldivis kangaroos were herded with all-terrain vehicles and by people on foot into a 4-hectare enclosure and then in…

ICO to cut back on fines for public sector data breaches

ICO to cut back on fines for public sector data breaches

Information commissioner John Edwards sets out a revised approach to how the ICO handles data breaches in the public sector,…

‘Google Public Sector’ is a new subsidiary focused on US government, education 

‘Google Public Sector’ is a new subsidiary focused on US government, education 

Google today is home to two divisions that have their own CEOs: Cloud and YouTube. “Google Public Sector” was announced…

Public cloud ecosystem revenue soars in line with enterprise demand for services during Q1

Public cloud ecosystem revenue soars in line with enterprise demand for services during Q1

ra2 studio – stock.adobe.com Demand for public cloud and related ecosystem services continues to grow, fuelling revenue growth for the…

UNDP, DICT activates free WiFi for 220 public HEIs

UNDP, DICT activates free WiFi for 220 public HEIs

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Public sector bodies accused of freezing out SME IT consultancies over IR35 compliance fears

Public sector bodies accused of freezing out SME IT consultancies over IR35 compliance fears

Tech-focused small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are being shut out of public sector contracts as risk-averse government departments fear finding…

Auto tech firm Ecarx to go public via $3.8 billion SPAC merger

Auto tech firm Ecarx to go public via $3.8 billion SPAC merger

Chinese auto tech startup Ecarx will go public through a merger with a blank-check company in a deal that will…

New York City rips out last city-owned public payphones

New York City rips out last city-owned public payphones

New York City this week ripped out its last municipally-owned payphones from Times Square to make room for Wi-Fi kiosks…

How Ford is trying to fix public EV charging

How Ford is trying to fix public EV charging

This article was originally featured on The Drive. Ten years after its first Supercharger site opened, Tesla is undeniably the gold standard…

Singapore’s Near to go public via SPAC deal with $1b market cap

Singapore’s Near to go public via SPAC deal with $1b market cap

The SPAC deal with KludeIn is expected to generate up to US$268 million in gross proceeds…Read More

Backdoor in public repository used new form of attack to target big firms

Backdoor in public repository used new form of attack to target big firms

DEVELOPER BEWARE — Dependency confusion attacks exploit our trust in public code repositories. Dan Goodin – May 11, 2022 10:…

4 ways to stay safe on public Wi-Fi

4 ways to stay safe on public Wi-Fi

Traveling is once again becoming common these days, whether to far-distant locales for a vacation or just down to the…

Gartner: Public cloud spending on the rise across the globe as hybrid working takes hold

Gartner: Public cloud spending on the rise across the globe as hybrid working takes hold

bluebay2014 – stock.adobe.com Latest worldwide public cloud services spending tracker reveals end-user appetite for off-premise services shows no signs of…

How to democratize ML? More public data, says MLCommons

How to democratize ML? More public data, says MLCommons

Unless you’re an English speaker, and one with as neutral an American accent as possible, you’ve probably butted heads with…

The New York Public Library makes four banned books free nationwide on its e-reader app

The New York Public Library makes four banned books free nationwide on its e-reader app

The New York Public Library made four banned books available nationwide on SimplyE, its free-reader app. The titles include Speak…

Toronto Public Library hits record 50 million digital book checkouts since launch

Toronto Public Library hits record 50 million digital book checkouts since launch

It’s the first library system in the world to reach that milestone The Toronto Public Library (TPL) has become the…

IDC: Public clouds to surpass non-cloud spending this year

IDC: Public clouds to surpass non-cloud spending this year

IDC forecasts that spending on compute and storage systems for cloud infrastructure will grow 21.7 percent this year compared to…

Public cloud giants fuel double-digit growth in datacentre hardware and software spend

Public cloud giants fuel double-digit growth in datacentre hardware and software spend

canjoena – stock.adobe.com Research reveals how the datacentre buildout plans of the public cloud giants are affecting hardware and software…

The US OSTP Opens Public Comments on the Climate Implications of Digital Assets

The US OSTP Opens Public Comments on the Climate Implications of Digital Assets

Summary: The US Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) has invited comments on the energy and climate implications of…

Public Mobile flash sale nets you an extra 2GB of data per month for a year

Public Mobile flash sale nets you an extra 2GB of data per month for a year

You’ll need to activate in-store or buy a SIM online by March 31st to get the offer Telus’ Public Mobile…

Public health implications of opening National Football League stadiums during the COVID-19 pandemic

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15 tips to improve your public speaking skills

15 tips to improve your public speaking skills

If you’re in tech, you may hope to avoid the anxiety that accompanies speaking in public for work. However, tech…

Governments and public sector organizations spend millions globally each year destroying data storage devices despite sustainable alternatives

Governments and public sector organizations spend millions globally each year destroying data storage devices despite sustainable alternatives

New Blancco report sparks conversations on SSD policy reform, revealing financial and environmental costs as well as security concerns for…

Yonghong Tech to Go Public in Hong Kong

Yonghong Tech to Go Public in Hong Kong

(Source: Yonghong Tech) Your browser doesn’t support HTML5 audio 36kr learned on Tuesday that Yonghong Tech, a big data and…

How public opinion can help shape climate policies

How public opinion can help shape climate policies

When it comes to personal action against climate change, sometimes it can feel like banging your fists against a brick…

MetaShooter Public Sale on KICK.IO Starting February 28

MetaShooter Public Sale on KICK.IO Starting February 28

NFTs have taken the crypto community by storm. There is another field that has natural synergies with NFT technology too…

Gartner: Public sector must target disjointed IT strategy

Gartner: Public sector must target disjointed IT strategy

terovesalainen – stock.adobe.com The pandemic showed how quickly public sector IT can deliver technology to support essential services – now…

Show HN: 50×50.space a public board to doodle together

Show HN: 50×50.space a public board to doodle together

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Public Blockchains Are the New National Economies of the Metaverse

Public Blockchains Are the New National Economies of the Metaverse

This enables an L1 platform to bootstrap its national economy over time through a flywheel between financial speculation around its…

Teradata: Public cloud sales soar from low base, majority of business still on-prem

Teradata: Public cloud sales soar from low base, majority of business still on-prem

Teradata is still working to shake off its image as an on-premises data warehouse provider by highlighting annual recurring revenue…

D-Wave to go public after $1.2 billion merger deal with SPAC

D-Wave to go public after $1.2 billion merger deal with SPAC

Quantum computer company D-Wave will go public after reaching a deal to merge with the SPAC (special purpose acquisition company)…

Opinion: Some public schools are cutting classroom instruction time by 20 percent or more

Opinion: Some public schools are cutting classroom instruction time by 20 percent or more

File photo. Email notice to families at the Vancouver School of Arts and Sciences indicates that school has cut classroom…

Public sector IT and communications spend down 4% last year

Public sector IT and communications spend down 4% last year

Public sector costs on IT and interactions was down in 2021, however some departments bucked the pattern with significant financial…

MRSM bullying case: Public prosecutor to decide fate of 10 students

MRSM bullying case: Public prosecutor to decide fate of 10 students

Packing … Kuala Kangsar district cops chief ACP Omar Bakhtiar Yaakob stated the IP was finished on December 17 prior…

HHS puts $48M toward rural public health IT, workforce expansion

HHS puts $48M toward rural public health IT, workforce expansion

The U.S. Department of Health and Person Solutions revealed today that it was making nearly $48 million readily available in…

Analysis: Public submitting maps for Louisiana redistricting

Analysis: Public submitting maps for Louisiana redistricting

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP)– As legislators prepared for a February session to redraw Louisiana’s political districts, advances in innovation have…

Top 10 government and public sector IT stories of 2021

Top 10 government and public sector IT stories of 2021

As the UK emerged from the winter season Covid-19 wave and gradually began to open from lockdown, the UK public…

Pardes to go public, says COVID-19 antiviral pill does not need booster

Pardes to go public, says COVID-19 antiviral pill does not need booster

Author of the post: Pardes Biosciences on Tuesday stated early human screening reveals that its speculative COVID-19 antiviral tablet works…

Marrying public health with information communication technology (ICT)

Marrying public health with information communication technology (ICT)

Picture a lady in a remote setting requiring to go back to the nearby health center for follow-up treatment getting…

China public cloud market 2021; IaaS+PaaS grew by 49%

China public cloud market 2021; IaaS+PaaS grew by 49%

CIW/ Innovation/ China public cloud market 2021; IaaS PaaS grew by 49% December 7, 2021 By CIW Group In the…

Only public hearing into Rogers-Shaw deal concludes with little change to original proposal

Only public hearing into Rogers-Shaw deal concludes with little change to original proposal

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission’s (CRTC) hearing into the Rogers Shaw merger has actually concluded. The week began and…

The Sick History of Public Education

The Sick History of Public Education

If you went up to any random group of people and mentioned that behind their seemingly normal elementary school was…

Reimagining public records validation using blockchain in Riverside County

Sponsored November 15, 2021 Thank you for joining us on “The cloud center: From cloud mayhem to cloud clearness.” This…

Public cloud: 4 success stories

Public cloud: 4 success stories

The public cloud has been a booster shot for digital transformation during the pandemic. IT leaders offer advice on driving…

FaZe Clan will go public in a $1B SPAC as esports content blossoms

FaZe Clan will go public in a $1B SPAC as esports content blossoms

October 25, 2021 11: 01 AM FaZe Clan has more than 80 esports gamers. Join video gaming leaders online at…

The politics of public health

The politics of public health

Health injustices in between racial and ethnic groups existed well prior to COVID-19, however the pandemic has actually exposed simply…

Pandemic tech left out public health experts. Here’s why that needs to change.

Pandemic tech left out public health experts. Here’s why that needs to change.

Susan Landau, a Tufts University teacher in cybersecurity and computer technology, is the author of People Count, a book on…

WeWork Goes Public Via SPAC at $9B Valuation and More Asia Real Estate Headlines

WeWork Goes Public Via SPAC at $9B Valuation and More Asia Real Estate Headlines

WeWork has actually made it to the NYSE through a SPAC merger The most current chapter in the WeWork drama…

Ready-to-use public infrastructure for global SARS-CoV-2 monitoring

Ready-to-use public infrastructure for global SARS-CoV-2 monitoring

To the Editor— The COVID-19 pandemic is the very first health crisis identified by big quantities of genomic information 1…

Public Health or Power Play?

Public Health or Power Play?

There are serious questions to be asked about the vaccine being pushed on us. Here are just a few. I…