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Museum of Science showcases local innovation in new exhibit

One of the most important inventions is the Daktari CD4 System, a portable device designed to improve treatment for people with AIDS and HIV by allowing them to quickly measure their CD4 cells, white blood cells that fight infection. After pricking their finger, people load a cartridge into a machine that looks like a cassette player and get results in 15 minutes. Read more >>

Why immutable buckets are a worthy risk management tool

Immutable means that the user cannot delete files under any circumstance. There is no ‘admin privilege’. Even at Wasabi, no one person can delete the data. For instance, if a customer fails to pay their bill, it’s a big process involving multiple people having to simultaneously ‘turn their keys’ to delete an abandoned immutable bucket”, Friend says.  Read more >>

Specs help give Brian gift of sight

Brian Casey who lives off Poulton Road, thought he would never see again after losing his sight nearly 27 years ago. But thanks to eSight, which he tested in London in February, he managed to look upon his wife Beverly’s face for the first time. Read more >>

David Friend Interviews WBZ Radio

A day after the latest ransomware hit computers and corporations around the world, some companies are still trying to recover. David Friend the CEO and co-founder of Boston-based Wasabi, which is the hot storage company that delivers cloud storage shared what company’s can do to protect themselves from ransomware – the only way to safeguard the data is to take a copy and put it up in some kind of a safe cloud. Read more >>