Top 5 stories of the week: Ransomware takes a hit, Intel struggles, CIOs get their own special issue, and more
Top 5 Stories of the Week: Ransomware Takes a Hit, Intel Struggles, CIOs Get their Own Special Issue, and More
By Random Funny Tech Writer
It’s been quite the week in the tech world, friends! From ransomware taking a hit to Intel struggling and CIOs getting their own special issue, there was something for everyone! Here are the top five stories of the week that techies everywhere just can’t get enough of:
1. Ransomware Takes a Hit
The bad guys got dealt a major blow this week when a judge ruled in favor of a cybersecurity company accused of illegally using ransomware. The company had been using ransomware to try and recover data from malicious actors, only to be sued by the perpetrators. The judge ruled that while the company’s actions may have been unethical, they did not illegally use ransomware—take that, hackers!
2. Intel Struggles
Intel has been having a rough go of it lately, as the tech giant struggles to keep up with the competition. With AMD coming out on top in the race for the best processors, Intel is really feeling the heat—and not just from its turn up the performance campaign! Intel may have to start looking at alternative ways of competing if they want to stay relevant.
3. CIOs Get their Own Special Issue
This week saw the release of the CIO Special Issue, which is dedicated to the Chief Information Officer role. It’s packed with interviews, advice, and analysis on topics ranging from cloud computing and data security to development and shifting IT priorities. CIOs everywhere rejoiced at finally having all of their burning questions answered!
4. Serverless Computing Comes to the Cloud
The race for cloud superiority has gotten a bit tighter as Amazon announced that it was rolling out serverless computing for its cloud users. With serverless computing, customers don’t have to worry about managing their own hardware—Amazon does all of that for them. Talk about convenience!
5. Apple Reveals iPad Pro Refresh
Apple’s plan for world domination continues with the unveiling of their new iPad Pro. The refreshed device comes with a brand-new processor and features, such as an improved display and even better camera. This could be just the thing to re-ignite the tablet market!
And those are the top 5 stories of the week! Tune in next week for more hilarious tech antics!