Businesses cautious in installing patches to fix chip flaw

/ Jan 6, 2018

Businesses cautious in installing patches to fix chip flaw

Chances that a fix to a major microchip security flaw may slow down or crash some computer systems are leading some businesses to hold off installing software patches, fearing the cure may be worse than the original problem. Researchers this past week revealed security problems ...

Oct 27, 2017

Apple, GM join coalition lobbying for immigrant 'Dreamers'

Apple Inc., General Motors Co., Best Buy Co. Inc. and others have joined a coalition of top companies lobbying the U.S. Congress for young, illegal immigrants to have a path to permanent residency, the group said on Thursday. The Coalition for the American Dream counts ...

Silicon Valley denounces Trump's betrayal of Obama-protected 'Dreamers'

Sep 6, 2017

Silicon Valley denounces Trump's betrayal of Obama-protected 'Dreamers'

Silicon Valley titans, including Apple, Facebook and Google, on Tuesday condemned the dismantling of amnesty for young immigrants after President Donald Trump announced a phase-out of the "Dreamers" program. The reaction came swiftly after Trump announced a termination of the program protecting 800,000 people brought ...