Thursday, September 20, 2018

VMware unveils the latest nervous system for enterprise IoT

The internet of things seems tailor-made for management headaches. Having thousands of tiny devices distributed across a city or a company is hard enough. Then there's the whole infrastructure supporting...

The Elecjet AnyWatt is a great but sketchy USB-C MacBook dongle

Dongles are, as a general rule, terrible. Using them is bad, losing them is bad, from a design perspective they look bad — even the word “dongle” just...

Backdoor coin-mining hacks are spreading as prices rise

The cryptocurrency boom has given rise to a new kind of malware attack, with attacks growing ever more frequent as coin prices rise. A report today from Symantec...

This cartographer’s deep dive into Google Maps is fascinating

Most people who use Google Maps do so without much attention to detail. We just need the directions, the right subway route, or the name of that good...

In an hour, A Mortician’s Tale will make you think differently about death

It can be difficult to find time to finish a video game, especially if you only have a few hours a week to play. In our new biweekly...

How to stop HQ cheaters, according to people who learned how to cheat

Trivia app HQ’s rise in popularity has meant more players, more prize money at stake, and inevitably, more cheaters. Some players resort to frantically googling the answers to...

How You Can Beat the ‘SDK Fatigue’

This is a guest post by Orly Shoavi from SafeDK Being in the mobile app industry can be quite tiring, I know. We’re... Read more The post How You Can Beat the ‘SDK...

5 top ways to run Windows on a Mac

Other than a few interesting years in the mid-2000s, Apple’s approach to the enterprise market has been one of benign neglect. The one exception, starting in 2005, has been consistent...

What is a hypervisor?

Hypervisors often get overlooked as a technology in favor of the flashier concept of virtualization, but you can’t get to the fun of virtualization until you understand what a hypervisor...

A look back at the most read Google Play posts on Medium in 2017

Earlier this year we launched the Google Play Apps & Games publication on Medium to help developers discover best practices and insights to grow successful apps and games businesses on Google Play....