Need help growing your cannabis startup? A new crop of incubators are here to help…for a cost. Here's what to know. Thor Benson Published 8:00 am CDT, Thursday, August 8, 2019 Photo: Benjamin Shearn | Getty Images Photo: Benjamin Shearn | Getty Images Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Benjamin Shearn | Getty Images What You Need to Know About Cannabis Incubators 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Unless you’re a wealthy business genius who fully understands every aspect of the cannabis industry, you probably need some advice -- and a little funding -- to get your company off the ground. In the tech industry, this assist often comes in the form of an incubator, like Y … [Read more...] about What You Need to Know About Cannabis Incubators
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By Greg Morago Published 3:06 pm CDT, Monday, July 22, 2019 Two of the new Burger King tacos. Two of the new Burger King tacos. Photo: Greg Morago Photo: Greg Morago Image 1 of / 5 Caption Close Image 1 of 5 Two of the new Burger King tacos. Two of the new Burger King tacos. Photo: Greg Morago What you need to know about Burger King's new crispy tacos 1 / 5 Back to Gallery Every so often Burger King likes to declare royal war on competitors. Think of the Burger King XL that is a deliberate take on McDonald's iconic Big Mac. Now the King has trained its eye on the classic Jack in the Box crispy taco. The recently launched Crispy Taco looks suspiciously like … [Read more...] about What you need to know about Burger King’s new crispy tacos
Harrison Gaines, CEO of SLASH Sports & Entertainment, talks about the ins-and-outs of being an agent for professional athletes. David Meltzer Published 9:30 am CDT, Sunday, July 21, 2019 Photo: Entrepreneur Network Photo: Entrepreneur Network Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Entrepreneur Network So You Want To Be a Sports Agent? Here's What You Need to Know. 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Harrison Gaines, CEO of SLASH Sports & Entertainment, talks about his realization that he needed to start preparing for his “second career” after basketball, as well as how an internship at a sports agency showed him first-hand the variety of roles agents can fill for … [Read more...] about So You Want To Be a Sports Agent? Here’s What You Need to Know.
Dave Johnson, provided by Published 8:57 am CDT, Wednesday, April 10, 2019 Apple The risk of viruses on aniPad is virtually zero, but the device is not completely invulnerable. There are quick precautions you can take to protect your device. These include turning on automatic updates for your iPad and following the same safe computing practices you do on your PC, such as using strong passwords. iPad users should be on guard from all kinds of security risks, not just viruses. Visit BusinessInsider.com for more stories. Spend any time at all around a traditional desktop computer or laptop, and you'll hear dire warnings about the risks of viruses and other malware. But there's much less talk about viruses for iOS devices like the iPad or iPhone. Why is that? Is there an actual risk? In general, there's no risk In general, there's essentially no risk of viruses (and other malware) for the iPad. "There is so little risk as to be none," said Marc Rogers, executive … [Read more...] about Can iPads get viruses? Here’s what you need to know
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Personal Tech Log In Subscribe Log In Today’s Paper Personal Tech | Facebook Did Not Securely Store Passwords. Here’s What You Need to Know. Advertisement Supported by Tech Fix ByBrian X. Chen March 21, 2019 SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook said on Thursday that millions of user account passwords had been stored insecurely, potentially allowing employees to access people’s accounts without their knowledge. The Silicon Valley company publicized the security failure around the same time that Brian Krebs, a cybersecurity writer, reported the password vulnerability. Mr. Krebs said an audit by Facebook had found that hundreds of millions of user passwords dating to 2012 were stored in a format known as plain text, which makes the passwords readable to more than 20,000 of the company’s employees. Facebook said it had found no evidence of abuse … [Read more...] about Facebook Did Not Securely Store Passwords. Here’s What You Need to Know.