Tibet to become China’s data gateway to South Asia – TechCrunch

[ad_1] A sprawling 645,000-square-meter data facility is going up on the top of the world to power data exchange between China and its neighboring countries in South Asia. The cloud computing and data center, perched on the plateau city Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, and developed by private tech firm Ningsuan Technologies, has entered pilot…

After rolling out a flawed automated system in 2014, Michigan falsely charged thousands with unemployment fraud and collected millions in fines (Stephanie Wykstra/Undark Magazine)

[ad_1] Stephanie Wykstra / Undark Magazine: After rolling out a flawed automated system in 2014, Michigan falsely charged thousands with unemployment fraud and collected millions in fines  —  REPUBLISH … I N 2014, Carmelita Colvin was living just north of Detroit and taking classes at a local college, when she received a letter … [ad_2]…

Does It Really Take 60 Seconds to Trace a Phone Call?

[ad_1] Artem Oleshko/Shutterstock.com How do you trace a phone call? According to TV shows and films, you just have to keep someone talking long enough for a detective to pinpoint his location. While this overused trope can add some tension when paired with a timer ever-so-slowly ticking down, it doesn’t really match reality. Before Computers,…

Researcher describes how hundreds of medical imaging servers in India were left unsecured months ago and are still leaving 1M+ medical records exposed (Sai Krishna Kothapalli/InfoSec Write-ups)

[ad_1] Sai Krishna Kothapalli / InfoSec Write-ups: Researcher describes how hundreds of medical imaging servers in India were left unsecured months ago and are still leaving 1M+ medical records exposed  —  The story behind how I was able to view, edit & delete classified personal information of lakhs of patients all over India [ad_2] Source…