Canonical’s Mark Shuttleworth says he has no plans to sell anytime soon

After IBM announced its plans to acquire Red Hat for $34 billion, pundits quickly started speculating about when Red Hat competitors like Suse and Canonical would sell, as well. Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth, though, doesn’t seem to have any interest in selling — at least for the time being. “I …

Facebook: 50 million accounts 'directly affected' by hack

A million hacked Facebook accounts isn’t cool. You know what’s even less cool? Fifty million hacked Facebook accounts. A Friday morning press release from our connect-people-at-any-cost friends in Menlo Park detailed a potentially horrifying situation for the billions of people who use the social media service: Their accounts might have …

Quarter of people who work during twilight hours add billions to UK economy

New research from Huawei has suggested how much the dusk-to-dawn workforce is significantly boosting the ‘twilight economy’ by contributing an estimated £487 billion annually to the UK economy. The study of more than 2,000 UK workers found that a quarter (25 percent) of us now work outside of the traditional …

Compliance Considerations for Brand New Businesses

No matter how big or small, or how long you have been in business, making sure you’re on top of compliance requirements is important. Software, like the kind from Reciprocity Labs, can help you keep everything organized, but what if you’re a brand-new business and you’re trying to get the …

Singapore is the crypto sandbox that Asia needs

Singapore Blockchain Week happened this past week. While there have been a few announcements from companies, some of the most interesting updates have come from regulators, and specifically, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). The financial regulator openly discussed its views on cryptocurrency and plans to develop blockchain technology locally. For …

Factors to Keep in Mind When Modifying Your Business Vehicle

The quality of car parts affects the functionality of every car and after an extended period of use, you will need to change some parts for better driving mileage. At times, it is important to replace damaged parts simply to be safe on road. For the home-based business owner, your …