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US reveals new airport security measures to avoid expanding laptop ban
June 29th, 2017, 03:42 AM
The new decree may make life easier for travelers, but certainly not for airlines.
Parallels debuts Toolbox for Windows
June 29th, 2017, 03:42 AM
Parallels Toolbox for Windows is a suite of more than 20 time-saving, single-purpose tools that let you complete common computing tasks -- in just one click.
​Galaxy S8 Plus launches in rose pink, S8 in coral blue
June 29th, 2017, 03:42 AM
Samsung has added the rose pink colour to the Galaxy S8 Plus, while the S8 gets Coral Blue.
Australian ISPs to block 128 domains linked to online piracy in Foxtel case
June 29th, 2017, 03:42 AM
The pay TV provider has extended its list of targeted domain names to include an additional 73 domains associated with The Pirate Bay and Torrentz.
​Qualcomm and Vivo show off under-display fingerprint tech
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
Qualcomm has unveiled its latest ultrasonic fingerprint solution at Mobile World Congress Shanghai that can be embedded under the display with Chinese phone maker Vivo the first to use it.
WA Auditor General able to guess database administrator passwords
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
A WA Auditor General's report probed applications at five government entities and found none were completely satisfying his information security benchmark, with the Chemistry Centre's passwords easily cracked.
Ransomware in disguise: Experts say Petya out to destroy not ransom
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
Security experts have said the Petya malware is out to irrecoverably wipe information, not hold to it to ransom.
The SD-WAN Race -- ready, set, wait?
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
In the SD-WAN race, every horse believes it has some form of "special sauce". Picking a winner looks tough. Looks like I am going to need a few more jockeys.
NATO decides cyber attacks could trigger collective defence clause
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
North Atlantic alliance is moving cyber into the domain of the military, alongside land, sea, and air capabilities.
​WannaCry now claiming 159 traffic cameras in Victoria
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
​7,500 fines have already been cancelled across the state in the wake of the WannaCry ransomware.
Las Vegas announces smart city plans with Cisco
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
The City of Las Vegas will use Cisco's solutions to collect and analyse data across environment, traffic, water, crowd control, transit, lighting, waste management, security, and parking in its bid to become a smart city.
​NSW gets real-time public transport updates in Google Maps
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
Real-time information for public transport in New South Wales is now available on Google Maps.
Canada's ruling on Google search results sparks censorship concerns
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
The ruling, requiring Google to de-index a company's website globally, sets a dangerous precedent, some internet freedom advocates warn.
Cisco launches IoT Threat Defense
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
Cisco has launched its IoT Threat Defense suite, consisting of network segmentation, cloud security, malware protection, firewalls, network behaviour analytics, device visibility, and remote access control.
Google Cloud Platform, Nutanix forge hybrid cloud strategic pact
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
Google Cloud and ​Nutanix joint customers will be able to manage on-premises and public cloud infrastructure as one unified service.
Nutanix launches management stack for multiple clouds
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
The Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS, Calm dashboard and Xi Cloud Services combine to manage public and hybrid environments.
Rosey the robot is finally on her way
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
Sphero spin-off Misty Robotics is the latest company to promise to bring Jetsons-style robots to every home and office.
Google experiments with native, mobile VR ad formats
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
Google shared its first idea for a native VR format, explaining ads should be non-intrusive and easy for developers to implement and customize.
The biggest Windows 10 shop? Microsoft partner Accenture
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
Accenture is on track to have all of its 400,000 employees on Windows 10 by 2018, officials say, which will culminate a two-year corporate migration.
Windows 10 tip: Stop using the horribly insecure SMBv1 protocol
June 28th, 2017, 03:42 AM
For years, Microsoft has been recommending that you disable the vulnerable SMBv1 protocol. Recent ransomware outbreaks underscore the need to take this important step. Here's how.