Hacks Raise Fear Over N.S.A.’s Hold on Cyberweapons

By NICOLE PERLROTH and DAVID E. SANGER from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/28/technology/ransomware-nsa-hacking-tools.html?partner=IFTTT Technology Hackers in two global attacks have used cyberweapons stolen from a dangerous collection that had been amassed by the agency. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/28/technology/ransomware-nsa-hacking-tools.html?partner=IFTTT
Screening Out Malware with Microsoft Edge

By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/28/technology/personaltech/malware-microsoft-edge-windows-10.html?partner=IFTTT Technology Windows 10 includes built-in protections for blocking several types of online threats to your computer. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/28/technology/personaltech/malware-microsoft-edge-windows-10.html?partner=IFTTT
Telegram App Agrees to Register in Russia, but Not to Share Private Data

By REUTERS from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2017/06/28/technology/28reuters-russia-telegram-security.html?partner=IFTTT Technology Pavel Durov, founder of the Telegram messaging app, agreed on Wednesday for his firm to be registered in Russia after coming under pressure from the authorities to do so, but said it would not share confidential user data with anyone. Reuters https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2017/06/28/technology/28reuters-russia-telegram-security.html?partner=IFTTT
Amazon’s Vision of Computing’s Future: An Information Appliance

By FARHAD MANJOO from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/28/technology/amazons-vision-of-computings-future-an-information-appliance.html?partner=IFTTT Technology Amazon’s new Echo Show smart speaker, which comes with a touch screen, represents the model for a new kind of communal, household computer. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/28/technology/amazons-vision-of-computings-future-an-information-appliance.html?partner=IFTTT
Cyber Attack Sweeps Globe, Researchers See 'WannaCry' Link

By REUTERS from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2017/06/28/technology/28reuters-cyber-attack.html?partner=IFTTT Technology A major global cyber attack disrupted computers at Russia's biggest oil company, Ukrainian banks and multinational firms with a virus similar to the ransomware that infected more than 300,000 computers last month. Reuters https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2017/06/28/technology/28reuters-cyber-attack.html?partner=IFTTT
A New Kind of Tech Job Emphasizes Skills, Not a College Degree

By STEVE LOHR from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/28/technology/tech-jobs-skills-college-degree.html?partner=IFTTT Technology Programs promoting a skills-based labor market are gaining momentum and changing the way people are hired and trained for tech and other jobs. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/28/technology/tech-jobs-skills-college-degree.html?partner=IFTTT