5 Bytes Podcast Episode Guide
Episode: 315

A Recap of the Big Stories of 2023!

On this week’s episode I do my annual recap of the big stories of 2023. Happy New Year, everyone!

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Here are this episode’s links as shown in the YouTube video:

News:

The AI Revolution is Upon Us:

https://www.businessinsider.com/openai-chatgpt-unstoppable-growth-ai-development-sam-altman-2023-10?r=US&IR=T

Concerns with AI Power Consumption:

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/the-ai-boom-could-use-a-shocking-amount-of-electricity/#:~:text=These%201.5%20million%20servers%2C%20running,the%20Netherlands%20and%20a%20Ph

Mass Layoffs in Tech:

https://www.fastcompany.com/90998257/tech-mass-layoffs-tracker-update-december-2023

List of Some Major Layoffs:

https://techcrunch.com/2023/12/15/tech-layoffs-2023-list/

Return to the Office Possibly Slowing:

https://www.theregister.com/2023/12/03/return_to_office/

Citrix Acquired:

https://www.cloud.com/news/press-release.html

VMware Acquired:

https://investors.broadcom.com/news-releases/news-release-details/broadcom-completes-acquisition-vmware

Ransomware Prevalent Again:

https://go.crowdstrike.com/2023-global-threat-report.html?utm_campaign=globalthreatreport&utm_content=crwd-laqu-en-x-tct-us-psp-x-wht-gtre-x_x_x_x-x&utm_medium=sem&utm_source=goog&utm_term=ransomware%20attacks%202023&cq_cmp=1705069828&cq_plac=&gad_source=1&gclid=Cj0KCQiAsvWrBhC0ARIsAO4E6f-NB-hdVvkTD4RQeCorOcdI3JnOe8biIohgvfAV7QUZ-0JAa8puHngaAvUSEALw_wcB

Mixed Year for the Community – CUGC Ends:

https://www.theregister.com/2023/12/05/citrix_user_group_community_ends/

Scripts, Tricks and Tips:

Making Your Citrix Policy Secure – By Default:

https://bretty.me.uk/2023-01-28-making-your-citrix-policy-secure/

Enterprise Browser Battle V1.0 — March-2023:

https://medium.com/@VDIHacker/enterprise-browser-battle-v1-0-march-2023-961d89093c47

Help Your Employees Make Strong Passwords a Habit:

https://hbr.org/2023/01/help-your-employees-make-strong-passwords-a-habit

Local Administrator Password Solution with Jeremy Moskowitz:

https://runasradio.com/Shows/Show/862

Azure Bastion series by Martin Therkelsen:

https://www.cloudninja.nu/post/2023/01/azurebastion/

How to create PowerShell script to automate tasks in Intune:

https://jannikreinhard.com/2023/02/12/how-to-create-powershell-script-to-automate-tasks-in-intune/.

PowerShell AI:

https://github.com/dfinke/PowerShellAI

Thread on Media Offloading:

https://twitter.com/TrententTye/status/1625948355368202240

Getting Started with Citrix UPM Containers:

https://james-rankin.com/articles/quickpost-getting-started-with-citrix-upm-containers/.

Jim Moyles’ PowerShell Tip:

https://twitter.com/AntonvanPelt/status/1642216165945769984

Guy’s Tip for Finding Events:

https://twitter.com/guyrleech/status/1638600376566816782

How To Get Folder Size Using PowerShell:

https://www.itechtics.com/get-folder-size-powershell/?utm_content=cmp-true#google_vignette

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