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Smart Eye Technology Launches the World’s Only Screen Privacy and Document Security Platform

In today’s work-from-anywhere culture millions of files including invoices, Intellectual Property and financial information are shared everyday through non-secure channels such as mobile devices making it more important to protect against all forms of cybercrime. Through multilevel biometric verification and continuous facial recognition, the Smart Eye platform prevents document leaks, fraud and forgery as well as visual hacking.

“Nobody should have to worry about someone looking over their shoulder or unauthorized users gaining access to sensitive documents such as photos, invoices and contracts – it’s none of their business,” said Dexter Caffey, Founder of Smart Eye Technology. “Smart Eye has created a new sector in cybersecurity technology to ensure that screens and documents are protected at all times, finally giving businesses and individuals the peace of mind they deserve.”

When a user views a document on their phone in the Smart Eye app and someone comes into view of

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Digital gardens let you cultivate your own little bit of the internet

Beneath the umbrella term, however, digital gardens don’t follow rules. They’re not blogs, short for “weblogs,” a term that suggests a time-stamped record of thought. They’re not a social-media platform—connections are made, but often it’s through linking to other digital gardens, or gathering in forums like Reddit and Telegram to nerd out over code.

Tom Critchlow, a consultant who has been cultivating his digital garden for years, spells out the main difference between old-school blogging and digital gardening. “With blogging, you’re talking to a large audience,” he says. “With digital gardening, you’re talking to yourself. You focus on what you want to cultivate over time.”

What they have in common is that they can be edited at any time to reflect evolution and change. The idea is similar to editing a Wikipedia entry, though digital gardens are not meant to be the ultimate word on a topic. As a slower,

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With computer as his instrument, man finds ‘pathway into playing music’

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — While many of us are tied to our computers typing, reading or (these days) meeting, Kansas City musician Tim Harte is creating. He’s the first and only student admitted to the University of Missouri Kansas City’s prestigious Conservatory of Music and Dance with his computer as his instrument.



Kansas City musician Tim Harte is the first and only student admitted to the University of Missouri Kansas City's prestigious Conservatory of Music and Dance with his computer as his instrument.


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Kansas City musician Tim Harte is the first and only student admitted to the University of Missouri Kansas City’s prestigious Conservatory of Music and Dance with his computer as his instrument.

Through his unique talent and ambition, he’s built a following in Kansas City. Harte, 40, has found community among fans and fellow artists.

Most of his work has been performed in small venues — record shops and art galleries, many located in the Crossroads Arts District.

That, of course, changed when the coronavirus pandemic hit in March.

His classes, and

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September Security Patch Rolling Out To Unlocked Galaxy S20 Smartphones

Over the past few months, Samsung has been incredibly fast in rolling out monthly security patch updates. The company has now started rolling out the September 2020 security patch update to the unlocked Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20+, and Galaxy S20 Ultra smartphones.

The latest update for the Galaxy S20 comes with the build number G981U1UES1BTH4. This update carries the build numbers G986U1UES1BTH4 and G988U1UES1BTH4 for Galaxy S20+ and Galaxy S20 Ultra respectively.

Unlocked Galaxy S20 smartphones get September 2020 security patch

The update comes in over 208MB of size and should also include regular bug fixes and stability improvements. Besides the latest security patch, the changelog doesn’t mention any other changes. As the update being rolled out incrementally, not all the devices will be getting the update on day one.

However, interested users can manually check for the latest OTA update by going to Settings > Software update > Download.

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Safeguarding Software IP During And Beyond The Pandemic


By Denise Mingrone

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Denise Mingrone
Denise Mingrone

Piracy has plagued software developers since the launch of the first software products decades ago.

And piracy has continued to increase as enterprises expand their use of the cloud. Illegal software usage — software used without proper licensing, aka piracy — ranges from deliberate piracy involving making, using and selling illegal copies or cracking or circumventing license technology, to knowingly buying cheaper illegal copies online, to unknowingly over deploying or sharing licenses within a company.

Now the

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