Month: May 2022

US telco Verizon warned this week that corporate ransomware attacks are increasing at an “alarming” rate. In its 15th annual Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) – which analyses security incidents to identify among other things the type of attack, their origin, success rate, and attack vectors – Verizon Business found that the number of ransomware
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Air travel in Singapore is recovering and has reached around 40% of pre-Covid levels despite China’s border restrictions, Transport Minister S. Iswaran said. China’s passenger traffic is significant for Singapore, he said. Some 3.6 million Chinese residents traveled to Singapore in 2019, accounting for 13% of total visitors, according to data from the local tourism
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TODAY: In 1799, Alexander Pushkin is born.    “I don’t even know if it is possible to decolonize portraiture, but it’s important for me to take those steps toward attempting to do that work.” Nikole Hannah-Jones and Gio Swaby discuss portraiture that uplifts Black women. | Lit Hub Art What can dogs teach us about
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Editor’s Note — Sign up to CNN Travel’s Unlocking Italy newsletter for insider intel on Italy’s best loved destinations and lesser-known regions to plan your ultimate trip. Plus, we’ll get you in the mood before you go with movie suggestions, reading lists and recipes from Stanley Tucci. Rome (CNN) — It was nutritious, easy to
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The everlasting styles every man should be shod in come winter. Men have been wearing boots for at least 3,000 years, so we’re going to hold our hands up here. What follows does not include calfskin ankle boots designed by Inca warriors or mankind’s original winter men’s boots, which were made by Inuit tribes and
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Poets have often tried to emphasise the hopeful aspects of human nature, and our tendency to look optimistically towards the future as a brighter, happier time. Individual ambitions and aspirations, too, have often come under the purview of some of the best and most celebrated poets writing in English. Below, we select and introduce ten
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Photography by Getty ImagesHint — stop caring what other people think. By Annika Lautens Date May 24, 2022 Facebook Twitter Anne Hathaway, a budding fashion icon? No one would’ve believed you if you had said those words five years ago. Supremely talented? Hello, she won an Oscar! Charming and likeable? You can’t convince me her
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This essay is excerpted from Dear America (March 2020) and was originally called “Titration.”  * I. Dear American gun owner, Several days have passed since the most recent mass shootings. I want to write to you, as a mother, a grandmother & a teacher, about your guns. I don’t know you, but I know you
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