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  • Telephone Tech Support Scams Continue to Rise

    Photos of telephone scam suspects in black hoods being deported from Kenya to China recently made headlines and cast quite a dramatic image for a problem that is affecting more and more of us all each day. On April 5, 2016, the Federal Trade Commission...
  • Dell Inspiron 2-in-1 Versus an SUV

    School is either out, or almost out, today for many students; and for some, a summer break couldn’t come soon enough. But such a sense of urgency for one college student led to a break of a different kind recently. Branndon Nesspor, a Finance...
  • Supporting Ascension as They Support U.S. Veterans

    Shhhh … please don’t tell anyone, but I think I might have the best job at Dell. Seriously. I love my job. I get to work with the smartest and most caring people on the front lines of healthcare in our country today. I am privileged to...
  • A High-Performance Card Trick: New NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080

    For the last 20 years innovation has been what defines Alienware’s high performance gaming systems. So we know innovation when we see it and we’re happy to congratulate NVIDIA for advancing graphic capabilities in gaming once again with the...
  • How Network Security Has Evolved From Saying "No" to Saying "Yes!"

    In medieval times, people relied heavily on physical security to protect their critical assets. Originally they had castles with walls and as attackers figured out how to breach those walls they added moats and draw bridges and murder holes to keep the...
  • Detroit: A City On the Rebound

    I owe an apology to the Motor City. Until now, I had never been to Detroit and my preconceived notions were based solely on the city’s not-so-glorious recent past: a shrinking population, urban blight, staggering unemployment and even bankruptcy...
  • Lights! Camera! Animation! The Making of Angry Birds The Movie

    Last Friday, The Angry Birds Movie opened in movie theaters across the country to the delight of families and video game addicts alike. The film is based on the popular video game series introduced by Rovio Entertainment, and features the story of Red...
  • Protecting IoT Data Should Be a Top Priority

    Several weeks ago, I had a déjà vu moment when daughters #2 and #3 decided to follow their older sisters’ footsteps and attend out-of-state colleges in the fall. On one hand, I was proud of their accomplishments and independent spirit...
  • Making the Move to Multiple Clouds

    Last month’s GCP Next 2016 conference for Google Cloud Platform users reinforced the company’s intent to become a major cloud platform player sooner than later. Google has made it clear that it intends to join the likes of Amazon AWS and Microsoft...
  • Getting Humans to Mars, Maybe Beyond

    "This is the time. This is our time. This is your time. Let's go for it.” Those were the words of Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin at this week’s Humans to Mars Summit (H2M), sponsored in part by Dell. Aldrin performed the...