CrowdStrike Outage Highlights Risks of Rapid Software Updates

CrowdStrike Outage Highlights Risks of Rapid Software Updates

A widespread outage caused by a faulty CrowdStrike software update has raised concerns about the potential consequences of rapidly deploying the software. The incident, which disrupted operations at numerous companies and government agencies around the world, underscores the critical importance of rigorous testing and quality assurance processes. Experts believe the problematic code likely slipped past…

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Growing Calls for Biden to Withdraw from 2024 Election

Growing Calls for Biden to Withdraw from 2024 Election

A growing wave of congressional Democrats and former national security officials are urging President Joe Biden to step down from the 2024 presidential race. On Friday afternoon, 34 Democratic lawmakers publicly called on Biden to reconsider his candidacy. Biden’s campaign co-chair said the president is considering who would be the strongest candidate to uphold Democratic…

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UNESCO warns European cities: tackle overtourism or face wider protests

UNESCO warns European cities: tackle overtourism or face wider protests

European cities are on alert: if the negative impacts of mass tourism on residents are not addressed, there is a risk of widespread protests, a UNESCO official warns. “The situation is becoming increasingly tense,” said Peter Debrine, Senior Project Officer for Sustainable Tourism at UNESCO. “Public pressure for change is crucial because these are elected…

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Burberry stumbles as profit warning triggers stock plunge, CEO resigns

Burberry stumbles as profit warning triggers stock plunge, CEO resigns

Luxury fashion house Burberry faces turbulence after a disappointing first quarter. The company’s shares fell 11% in early trading on Monday following a series of announcements, including a profit warning, CEO replacement and dividend suspension. Financial outlook bleak Burberry painted a bleak picture of its near-term future. Citing a deepening sales slowdown, the company warned…

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