Gadgets

How to repurpose your old gadgets

Electronic waste is a huge problem, one that’s getting worse: We’re now producing 21 percent more e-waste globally than we were five years ago. When it comes to gadgets like phones, your brand new model will likely be superseded in a year, and sometimes not even that. That’s why it’s worth thinking twice about what […]

Gadgets

The Best Everyday Gadget Gifts for All Budgets

Looking for tech, gadget or audio gift for somebody? We’ve got you covered. From noise-canceling headphones to smart plugs, bookshelf speakers to wireless chargers, we’ve rounded up our favorite tech gadgets that we use everyday. Anker Nano iPhone Charger (20W) Now that the latest iPhones don’t ship with a companion wall adapter, you’ll need to use […]

Banks looking to confidential computing for solutions to money laundering, theft, and fraud
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Banks looking to confidential computing for solutions to money laundering, theft, and fraud

Tech companies are offering this emerging technology to help financial institutions secure data while it is being processed. Image: iStockphoto/BrianAJackson Financial institutions and banks are struggling more than ever to mitigate digital theft, fraud, and money laundering activities. Almost all banks are subject to Know Your Customer regulations that are resource-intensive and manual in nature. […]