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The Return of Industrial Espionage and the Building New Wave of Scandals

As powerful men drop like flies due to their inability to resist abusing their authority, it’s clear that the problem is widespread. Similarly, it’s likely that we’ll find the problem of alleged industrial espionage is not limited to Uber. You see, when people misuse authority — and the sexual harassment problem is a massive misuse […]

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Apple, GE Join Forces on Industrial IoT Apps

Apple and General Electric on Wednesday announced a new SDK for iOS that enables developers to create applications for Predix, an Internet of Things platform made by GE. Applications developed with the new SDK could give industrial operators more insight and visibility into the performance of their equipment and operations on an iPhone or iPad. […]

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Project Basecamp Researchers Uncover Industrial Computer Vulnerability

In recent weeks, representatives from the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security have been banging the drum for tougher oversight of IT security plans at major utility providers. Weak security standards, they say, could give hackers access to water, power and other important infrastructure systems, allowing them to take over valuable public services and […]

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