Make sustainable products, sell, repeat

“We call it single bottom-line sustainability, where I look at the single bottom line of all those elements, and I start attaching sustainability to it,” Glickman says. “And I start looking at changes of value and then I can build a business case for change.” As companies set sustainability goals—to be carbon neutral by 2050, […]

The Download: The online volunteers hunting for war crimes in Ukraine

Since the war started, people around the world have been trying to help refugees and the Ukrainian cause. For those with investigative skills like Aeden, that means using their time and effort to analyze material posted on the web by Ukrainians to document possible war crimes, and confirm their exact location. Skills gained from the […]

The online volunteers hunting for war crimes in Ukraine

Aeden has been spending his time geolocating evidence of civilian casualties and damage to civilian infrastructure in Ukraine. He will get a photo or video from the internet assigned to him, and he’s tasked with using tools like aerial satellite imagery and street view on Google Maps to verify the location. Once Aeden and a […]

Kia ora koutou ITP members and supporters

Victoria MacLennan. 16 March 2022, 6:42 pm Kia ora koutou ITP members and supporters. Let me introduce myself.  Ko Kaukau te maunga te rū nei taku ngākau Ko Maitai te awa e mahea nei aku māharahara Nō Whakatū ahau E mihi ana ki ngā tohu o nehe, o Te Whanga-nui-a-tara e noho nei au Ko […]

Researcher uses Dirty Pipe exploit to fully root a Pixel 6 Pro and Samsung S22

reader comments 11 with 10 posters participating Share this story A researcher has successfully used the critical Dirty Pipe vulnerability in Linux to fully root two models of Android phones—a Pixel 6 Pro and Samsung S22—in a hack that demonstrates the power of exploiting the newly discovered OS flaw. The researcher chose those two handset […]

Localized customer experiences—on a global scale

“It was important to deliver initial wins across Asia and Latin America, showcasing full control over the customer experience,” said Herriot Stobo, director of Omnichannel Innovation and Solutions for HP Asia-Pacific. “We needed agility across multiple segments of the platform, and a sustainable cost structure that would pave the way for our global deployment plan.” More […]

Microsoft announces progress on a completely new type of qubit

Enlarge / Microsoft says it sees two clear peaks at the ends of a wire, with a nice energy separation between those and any other energy states. reader comments 9 with 9 posters participating Share this story So far, two primary quantum computing technologies have been commercialized. One type of hardware, called a transmon, involves superconducting […]

Banks on alert for Russian reprisal cyberattacks on Swift

NurPhoto | Getty Images reader comments 41 with 31 posters participating Share this story Big banks fear that Swift faces a growing threat of Russian cyberattacks after seven of the country’s lenders were kicked off the global payments messaging system over the weekend. VTB, Russia’s second-biggest bank, and Promsvyazbank, which finances Russia’s war machine, were […]

The Download: China just reported its biggest one-day covid case increase yet

What’s happening elsewhere: Meanwhile, Europe also seems to be starting to enter another covid surge, with cases ticking up in countries across the continent. In the UK, cases are up nearly 50% week-on-week and, worryingly, hospitalizations are up by 17%. A combination of looser restrictions, waning immunity and BA.2, a more transmissible omicron sub-variant, are believed to be behind the […]

ITP’s new leader honoured at CIO Awards

Peter Griffin, Editor. 15 March 2022, 11:00 am The annual CIO Awards were celebrated with an online ceremony last night that saw incoming IT Professionals NZ Chief Executive Victoria MacLennan honoured for her outstanding contribution to business and technology in New Zealand. MacLennan took over the top job at IT Professionals from outgoing CEO Paul […]