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New NVIDIA Graphics card GTX 1070 and 1080 Pascal announced

New NVIDIA Graphics card GTX 1070 and 1080 Pascal announced

Technology
NVIDIA has just announced the successor to its Geforce GTX 900 series, the GTX 1000 series. With the code name Pascal, this new graphics card will be a major update as it should boost performance and efficiency by 2 times its predecessor. Just imagine you take an expensive Titan X and cut the power consumption from 250W to 180W, and cut the price from $999 to $599 with twice the performance. Jen-Hsun Huang, the CEO of Nvidia claims that the GTX 1080 will be “twice the VR performance”, and 3 times the power efficiency of the Titan X. And seemingly, even the GTX 1070 will outperform the Titan X of Nvidia’s previous flagship Graphics Card. Couple these factors along with a staggering price point of $379, It's impressive. Since these processes have been shrunk down to 16nm, the Pascal GP...
HEARTBLEEDING STORY: Story of Heartbleed 2014

HEARTBLEEDING STORY: Story of Heartbleed 2014

Technology
Over nine-hundred Canadian taxpayers identity numbers stolen and thousands of more are potentially at risk. Canada Revenue Agency’s (CRA) online services were closed for five days from what was called, a devastating “Heartbleed bug”. Never before has the Canadian Government lost so much information in so little time. Who is responsible and what happened? Join us as we unravel the mystery of what could be the greatest cyber heist on a government agency’s online service in Canadian history and visit their final moments of disaster.Heartbleed: Starts with OpenSSLTo unlock the key, we must learn where Heartbleed began. A software called “OpenSSL” is where investigators believed the issue began. What is OpenSSL? Wikipedia states that “The OpenSSL project was founded in 1998 to invent a...