The unpredictabilities of NASA’s wild plan to ram an asteroid off course

It’s the stuff of sci-fi disaster films. What do we do if an asteroid is on a collision course with our home planet? One option might be the use of brute force, sending a spacecraft to intervene in the asteroid’s trajectory to simply knock it off cours… Continue reading The unpredictabilities of NASA’s wild plan to ram an asteroid off course

3 ways to gauge your company’s preparedness to recover from data loss

Use these three questions to assess your company’s preparedness to retrieve lost data. 1. Do you have backups of your data? This fundamental question is the basis of your reaction and remediation strategy. Without a backup, data loss is inevitabl… Continue reading 3 ways to gauge your company’s preparedness to recover from data loss

How the CIO’s relationship to IT security is changing

In this Help Net Security video, Joe Leonard, CTO at GuidePoint Security, illustrates how the role of the CIO is changing as cybersecurity priorities and responsibilities are creeping into the job description. Globally, CIOs find it most difficult to s… Continue reading How the CIO’s relationship to IT security is changing

Watch the world’s first hydrofoiling ground effect vehicle take off

Regent has released video of its remarkable Seaglider prototype in flight testing. The first machine to combine the efficiency advantages of ground effect and hydrofoiling in a single design, it promises revolutionary speed and range in coastal areas.C… Continue reading Watch the world’s first hydrofoiling ground effect vehicle take off