To Upgrade or Not Upgrade? That Should Not be the Question

When a new OS version is available for your phone, do you upgrade immediately or coast on the old version as long as you can? I’m a bit of a tech geek so I upgrade without hesitation to improve security and protect me from attacks and help me gain access to the newest features and capabilities. On the flip side, things have sometimes gone haywire on my phone…

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Screen, screen, on the wall, how does Cisco IT teach Webex to all?

Within Cisco, we naturally make extensive use of Cisco Webex for collaboration and we find all sorts of ways to engage our users and drive adoption. It’s really a planes, trains, and automobiles strategy. With employees in nearly 100 countries, using Webex is a great way to connect and communicate with colleagues. Webex Teams leverages asynchronous communication to allow…

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Threat Roundup for February 14 to February 21

Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we’ve observed between Feb 14 and Feb 21. As with previous roundups, this post isn’t meant to be an in-depth analysis. Instead, this post will summarize the threats we’ve observed by highlighting key behavioral characteristics, indicators of compromise, and discussing how our customers are…

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Maps – Simon Wilson

Maps. They help us make sense, of where we are, where we are going, and — maybe not enough — where we have been. We use the things most days. How often do you open up a map app on your mobile phone to help you? Where is somewhere? Maybe furthermore: What is the route…

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2020 Readiness Challenge Webinar

Join us for a “How To” Webinar Tuesday, February 25 at 11:00 am (EST) Smart Cities Council wants to help you complete your application. In a 15 minutes webinar, you will learn how to • Join a global movement of cities helping cities • Accelerate your own city’s project planning • Become a finalist for…

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Cisco Engineer by Day, University Student by Night

It is a GREAT time in history to be a student and a Cisco employee, and as a forty-something college senior and Cisco Technical Solutions Engineer on our Cloud and Hosted Solutions team for Worldwide Sales – I should know! Cisco has given me the opportunity to attain a higher level of education and advancement,…

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SURVEY: Does the average length of a Facebook video REALLY have to me three minutes exactly? – The Dan Slee Blog » LOCAL SOCIAL: Is it time for a Local localgovcamp?

More than 12-months ago Facebook set the cat amongst the pigeons by changing their optimum video lengths. What was once a 30 second length clip as an ideal length jumped up to a three minute suggested length. But one question that has often presented itself… does Facebook really penalise shorter clips? Is there a guillotine…

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