Good news ! Hackbusters community is waiting for you !
KnowBe4 has been running the HackBusters site for a few years now, providing you with trending IT security news. We are expanding it and have launched a new exciting online community! The forum is divided into four main topics or categories: Social Engineering, Ransomware, Phishing and Security Awareness Training. You are invited to be one of the first to join us at:

Verizon talks engineers into becoming Pixel 2 salespeople - CNET


Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.

On the left, a real engineer. On the right, a real actor who plays an engineer. Verizon/YouTube screenshot by Chris Matyszczyk/CNET

Engineers are the smartest people in the world.

I've had several explain to me in detail why this is so.

How far, though, do their talents stretch?

Well, Verizon decided to find out. In its new ad for the Pixel 2 -- available only at Verizon from today -- it talked quite a few Google and Verizon engineers into appearing.

Here they are, busily working away in an office with a very large Verizon logo when in rides corporate pitchman Thomas Middleditch -- Richard Hendricks from "Silicon Valley."

He explains that Google and Verizon working together is like making a salad dressing.

"Verizon is the oil and Google is the balsamic," he explains.

Engineers, though, are questioning sorts. Especially because, being far smarter than most of us, they so often have the...(continued)

View All Trending Stories