Posts tagged “Opinion Analysis”

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Premium Lock Ransomware increased 172 percent this year

2016 has proven to be a year of online extortion through various malicious attack methods. Trend Micro Incorporated , a global security software and solutions company, has published its security roundup report, "The Reign of Ransomware," which analyzes the trends in attacks and vulnerabilities seen throughout the first half of this year. showing a 172 percent increase in ransomware and $3 billion in losses due to business email compromise scams so far in 2016.

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Updated 7:10 a.m. Thursday

Premium Lock Survey: Social media marketing under performing expectations

Social Media Even though social media spending by marketers has tripled since 2009, it still falls short of levels predicted five years ago and companies say it contributes little to their overall performance. So says the CMO Survey from Duke University.

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56 headlines: WTW week in review, Aug. 8-14 (Part 2)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Aug. 8. part two

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Don't miss these 53 headlines: WTW week in review, Aug.15-21 (Part 2)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Aug. 15. part two

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Don't miss these 53 headlines: WTW week in review, Aug. 15-21 (Part 1)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Aug. 15, part one of two.

August 19

Guest opinion: Which economic plan will boost the economy?

Mike Walden Analysis: Now, just as in 1960 and almost every election since, today's presidential contest focuses on the economy. One of the big economic issues is relatively slow growth. Which candidate offers the best plan? Each of us has about two months to decide which best fits reality! Here's an overview of both plans.

August 15

56 headlines: WTW week in review, Aug. 8-14 (Part 1)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Aug. 8, part one of two.

Updated August 8

WTW news in review: Week of July 25, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of July 25, part two of two.

August 8

WTW news in review: Week of Aug. 1, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Aug. 1, part two of two.

August 8

WTW news in review: Week of Aug. 1, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Aug. 1, part one of two.

August 2

WTW news in review: Week of July 25, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of July 25, part one of two.

Updated August 2

WTW news in review: Week of July 18, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of July 18, part one of two.

August 2

WTW news in review: Week of July 18, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of July 18, part two of two.

August 1

Companies know digital disruption is coming, few prepared

Digital disruption coming, few prepared Even though chief strategy officers globally know that digital disruption will reshape their industries, few are ready for the change, according to a survey by Accenture. In a decade, 75 percent of today's leading industry players will be gone.

July 28

Premium Lock Tech spending expectations rose to 2016 high in July

CTA Consumer confidence toward tech spending edged upward in July to reach its highest reading of the year, as sentiment toward the overall economy also increased slightly, according to the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) Indexes.

July 28

Premium Lock Contrasting trajectories of Apple services and iPhone segments pose challenges

Steadfast commitment by Apple executives to transform greater iPhone user engagement into service revenue growth is succeeding. But the company faces challenges, says TBR analyst.

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July 26

Premium Lock Verizon doubles down on marketing to offset earnings decline

Verizon's Q2 2016 earnings decreased year over year for the first time in half a decade. TBR analyst Steve Vachon says the firm is doubling down on advertising and media to offset the decline.

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July 26

Premium Lock Elon Musk's "crazy plans" are really quite sane

Vivek Wadhwa Elon Musk recently laid out a "master plan" for where his company, Tesla Motors, is heading. The vision is undoubtedly ambitious, but Vivek Wadhwa says it is sound.

Updated July 26

Premium Lock Consumers prefer connected new cars

Connected car New car buyers globally look for connected vehicles, with advanced driver assistance systems most popular and embedded navigation and weather apps also sought.

Updated July 26

Premium Lock FotoSwipe closes debt offering

Raleigh-based FotoSwipe, a mobile photo-sharing app that allows users to instantly share photos and video across mobile platforms, has raised several hundred thousand in a debt offering, according to a regulatory filing.

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