Category: Boston

SolarWinds hacking campaign puts Microsoft in hot seat

BOSTON (AP) — The sprawling hacking campaign deemed a grave threat to U.S. national security came to be known as SolarWinds, for the company whose software update was seeded by Russian intelligence agents with malware to penetrate sensitive government and private networks.Yet it was Microsoft whose code the cyber spies persistently abused in the campaign’s…

Read More

Twins, Wolves, Wild Postpone Games Following Cops Shooting

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In the raw aftermath of another killing of a Black man by police in Minnesota, there was no place for pro sports in the Twin Cities on Monday.The Minnesota Twins, Wild and Timberwolves all postponed their games a day after the shooting of 20-year-old Daunte Wright following a traffic stop in a…

Read More

Boston in the 1970s

Here’s a collection of some of the sights and events taking place in and around Boston from 1970 to 1979. Below, images of the blizzard of 1978, a victory parade for the Bruins after they won the 1970 Stanley Cup, enforcement and opposition to school segregation by busing, a Celtics game in Boston Garden, urban…

Read More

How Brunswick IT enables digital business

About | Martha Heller brings you career advice, job changes and best practices from CIOs in the trenches. CIO Mike Adams shares how the company has designed its digital and data platforms to put the customer at the center of its products, services, and digital ecosystem, underpinned by enterprise architecture. Photo credit: Brunswick Mike Adams…

Read More

Could your smartphone hold clues to early Alzheimers illness?

First data collected in global Alzheimer’s wearable project The development of a wearable to detect early Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases years before symptoms show has taken a step closer to reality today, as UK charity Alzheimer’s Research UK announces a partnership with Boston University that will see the first digital data flowing into its…

Read More

Red Sox lefty Rodriguez scratched for opener with ‘dead arm’

Boston Red Sox lefty Eduardo Rodriguez will have to wait a little longer before returning to a big league mound.The Red Sox on Friday scratched Rodriguez as their opening day starter because of a “dead arm.” Nathan Eovaldi will instead face the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park on April 1.Manager Alex Cora said Rodriguez missed…

Read More

Instantaneous NBA trade deadline grades as offers roll in

The 2021 NBA trade deadline has passed, and the league is still trying to catch its breath. With the introduction of the play-in tournament deciding the last two seeds in the postseason for each conference, more teams than ever saw the trade deadline as an opportunity to load up for a run this season. It…

Read More

Pandemic takes a political toll on Massachusetts governor

BOSTON (AP) — Early last March, when the COVID-19 crisis still felt like a remote threat, Charlie Baker flew off with members of his family to a ski vacation in Utah.It would be the last taste of normalcy the Republican governor would enjoy for the next year.Three days later, on March 9, 2020, Baker cut…

Read More

Boston, Bueckers, Hillmon and Howard: Generation Flex

Eras tend to get labeled as such after the fact, from a safe distance. But occasionally the evidence of something new piles up so quickly and conspicuously that it can’t be missed, even in the moment. If you were looking for the start of the next chapter in the quickening plot of women’s basketball, you…

Read More

Lillard hits 50 to save Blazers

Damian Lillard made two free throws with 1.2 seconds left to cap a season-best 50-point effort as the Portland Trail Blazers rallied from a 17-point, fourth-quarter deficit to post a dramatic 125-124 home win over the New Orleans Pelicans. Tuesday night’s NBA results Utah Jazz 117 – 109 Boston Celtics Atlanta Hawks 119 – 107…

Read More

LeBron James Becomes Partner In Group That Owns Red Sox

LeBron James is becoming a part-owner of the Boston Red Sox.The Los Angeles Lakers superstar confirmed Tuesday night that he and his longtime business partner, Maverick Carter, are taking an ownership stake in the Fenway Sports Group.“For me and my partner Maverick to be the first two Black men to be a part of that…

Read More
Loading