Fireball Malware Infects 250 Million Computers

Malware hiding a deeper threat

Over 250 million computers worldwide are estimated to be infected by a new malware called Fireball. Fireball takes over browsers and uses them to boost its advertisements. It does this by changing the browser’s default search engine to fake search engines that use Google or Yahoo in the background but include tracking techniques that allow […]

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Traction: Intro and Overview

The 100 Executive Events Series Breakfast

June 14, 2017, 8:00am-10:30am

I’m excited to be part of the discussion panel for the upcoming Executive Events Series Breakfast on June 14th, 2017 from 8:00am to 10:30am.

The topic will be “Traction: Intro and Overview”

The other members of the panel are:

  • Roger Christianson, President of Christiansons
  • Brady Nash, CEO of BNG
  • Kent Satrang, CEO Petro Serve USA

The panel will be moderated by Harlan Goerger, President of Ask HG and CEO Solutions.

I’m honored and excited to be sharing in the discussion with these experts and successful business leaders.

The topic of “Traction” is one I’m passionate about because (more…)

Date: June 14, 2017
Time: 08:00-10:30
Event: The 100 - Executive Events Series Breakfast
Topic: Traction: Intro and Overview
Sponsor: The 100
701-541-1073
Venue: Avalon Events Center
Location: 2525 9th Ave South
Fargo, ND 58103
US
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.

Windows 10 Now On 500 Million Active Devices

Microsoft Windows 10 now runs on over 500 million active devices.

In an announcement at Build 2017, Microsoft announced that Windows 10 adoption has surpassed 500 million active devices.

That’s quite a milestone. In fact, Microsoft corporate vice president Yusuf Mehdi recently told Bloomberg that “Windows 10 is the fastest corporate adoption we have ever seen before”.

– Weston Henry

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