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Some Huawei suppliers get US approval to restart 2019-11-20 16:36:22The Trump administration on Wednesday gave Huawei its second reprieve this week, allowing some suppliers to restart sales to the Chinese telecoms gian

IBM aims at hybrid cloud, enterprise security 2019-11-20 11:17:00IBM Cloud Pak for Security features open-source Red Hat technology for hunting threats and automation to speed response to cyberattacks

Mark Innes takes over as Google Cloud’s ANZ 2019-11-20 02:19:59Former Salesforce executive vice president and general manager, APAC, Mark Innes, will take charge of Google Cloud’s ANZ business.

Experian enables Kiwis to monitor dark web for 2019-11-19 21:27:14Global information services company Experian has brought its dark web monitoring service, CyberAgent, to New Zealand, offering New Zealanders a means

Commerce Commission details proposed fibre broadband regulations 2019-11-19 21:25:41The Commerce Commission has released its draft decision on the new regulatory regime for fibre broadband networks, to apply from 11 January 2022 until

How a bank got hacked (a study in 2019-11-19 15:16:00Notorious hacker Phineas Phisher claims to have netted hundreds of thousands of pounds sterling in a 2016 hack of the Cayman National Isle of Man Bank

Microsoft Teams surpasses 20 million daily active users; 2019-11-19 15:03:23Microsoft Teams also competes with Workplace by Facebook Inc and Cisco Systems Inc's Webex Teams.

Claris launches workflow automation tool beta 2019-11-19 01:09:20The Apple subsidiary says its new Claris Connect is designed to connect third-party cloud apps and automate workflows.

5 ways your cloud migration may fail—and 5 2019-11-18 06:00:00Cloud migrations should benefit the application, IT, and the business. Here's how to avoid the pitfalls and reap the rewards

Interpol plans to condemn encryption spread, citing predators, 2019-11-18 03:43:45Service providers, application developers and device manufacturers are developing and deploying products and services with encryption which effectivel

White-box switches yield initial savings but pose challenges 2019-11-18 00:00:00White-box switches outfitted with independent network operating systems solutions have seen only limited adoption in leading enterprise IT shops.

5 disruptive storage technologies for 2020 2019-11-18 00:00:00Leading-edge technologies, including intent-based storage management, promise to change the way IT organisations store, manage and use data.


Kindle vs. Kindle Paperwhite vs. Kindle Oasis: Which 2019-11-19 06:30:00When it comes to the Kindle e-reader, the decision often isn’t whether to buy one, but which one to buy. Amazon currently offers three models: t

Best TVs: Our top picks, plus plain-language explanations 2019-11-19 06:00:00There are plenty of great smart TVs. Our guide cuts through the alphabet soup to tell everything you need to know to buy the one that's right for you

Philips Hue Smart Button review: Drop a switch 2019-11-19 06:00:00This toggle button is surprisingly capable, but it can’t control other smart lighting systems.

Upgrading to a 5G phone: When's the right 2019-11-19 06:00:00If you’ve even glanced at a tech blog this year, you’ve surely seen the term 5G. Hailed as the next big advancement in mobility, 5G will b

Samsung Q60R 4K UHD smart TV review: The 2019-11-19 06:00:00The Q60R delivers Samsung's full quantum dot color experience and lux QLED features at an affordable price point. But there are trade-offs

Should you wait for Black Friday to upgrade 2019-11-18 22:00:00Ask the internet if you should wait until Black Friday to upgrade your PC, and you’ll get a stream of comments dismissing it as a time for good

Logitech's Adaptive Gaming Kit makes playing more affordable 2019-11-18 15:19:00Not all gamers can use gamepads. Microsoft’s monumental Xbox Adaptive Controller Kit broke down walls, making it much easier for people with dis

Disney+ 'hack' panic stresses why you need to 2019-11-18 12:12:00The scary headlines started popping up almost immediately. “Thousands of hacked Disney+ accounts are already for sale on hacking forums,”

Google Stadia review: A glimpse of a future 2019-11-18 12:00:00With Stadia, there are no easy answers. Every compliment I want to pay Google’s game streaming service—and there are quite a few actually&

Kingston KC600 SATA SSD: Top-tier performance, top-tier price 2019-11-18 06:30:00If you’re looking for top-tier 2.5-inch SSD performance, you’d be hard-pressed to find anything better than Kingston’s KC600. It&rsq

Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 6 14 (2019) review: A 2019-11-18 06:00:00One of the best things about Intel’s 10th-gen Ice Lake processors is that we’re seeing much cheaper prices for laptops powered by 8th-gen

EZVIZ DB1 video doorbell review: Local video storage 2019-11-18 06:00:00But a quirky app, limited chime compatibility, and an expensive cloud-storage plan limit its appeal.


New YouTube Terms of Service Create Stir 2019-11-12 13:25:22Google has published changes to YouTube's Terms of Service Agreement that have stoked fears among some users. "YouTube may terminate your access, or

Tech Company Standouts for Giving Veterans Their Due 2019-11-11 13:41:39Today is Veterans Day. I got a note last week from Joe Sestak, one of the shrinking field of United States presidential candidates, reminding me that

KaOS Linux Brings Order to the Desktop 2019-11-08 13:29:41The KaOS distro is an up-and-coming Linux OS that provides one of the best integrations yet of a refreshed KDE-based computing platform. Two types of

UPS Chalks Up Another Drone Delivery First 2019-11-08 07:00:00UPS has announced the first two revenue-generating residential deliveries of prescribed medicines to consumers. Its drone delivered the prescription m

Google Pays $2.1 Billion to Get Fit(bit) 2019-11-07 07:00:00Google has inked a deal to buy wearable fitness device maker Fitbit for $2.1 billion. The acquisition will give Google an immediate leading position i

Researchers Use Lasers to Hack Smart Speakers 2019-11-06 13:42:15University researchers have discovered a way to issue unauthorized commands to digital assistants like Alexa, Google Assistant, Facebook Portal and Si

Microsoft's Chromium-Based Edge Browser Available as Release Candidate 2019-11-05 15:10:09Along with unveiling its new Edge browser logo, Microsoft announced the official launch date of its nearly finished Chromium-based Edge browser and ma

Adobe Max Event Highlights New iPad, iPhone Tools 2019-11-05 07:00:00New products for the iPad and iPhone headlined the opening keynote presentation at Adobe Max, the company's annual developers conference held in Los

The Truth vs. Censorship Trap 2019-11-04 13:29:59There recently has been a lot of rumbling about Twitter deciding not to take political ads, and Facebook deciding -- and this was stupid -- that it wo

Latest ExTix: Lots of Flexibility and a Few 2019-11-01 12:38:01ExTiX 19.10, released with the LXQt desktop on Oct. 23, is a customized Linux distro that leaves you wanting more but settling for less. ExTix is a li

Evidence of War Crimes Vanishing From Social Media 2019-11-01 07:00:00A controversy has erupted over YouTube's practice of taking down videos with graphically violent content, which also may be evidence of recent war cr

Are You Suffering From Technophobia? 2019-10-31 07:00:00The fear of technology has been around for as long as technology itself, and like technology itself, it is always changing. There is evidence of "tec


Amazon launches a Dash Smart Shelf for businesses New! 2019-11-21 09:00:38Amazon may have stopped selling its Dash buttons for consumers, but it’s not done with dedicated Dash hardware: The company is launching its new

Alphabet’s Loon signs deal with Telefonica to provide New! 2019-11-21 09:00:26Alphabet-owned Loon, the high-altitude balloon company that is using its stratospheric technology to provide internet connectivity on Earth, has signe

Celonis, a leader in big data process mining New! 2019-11-21 08:03:30More than $1 trillion is spent by enterprises annually on “digital transformation” — the investments that organizations make to upda

Route’s app auto-tracks all your packages, raises $12M New! 2019-11-21 08:00:33Between Amazon, FedEx, UPS, and indie merchants, it’s easy to lose track of when your online purchases will be delivered. And if you’re bu

Wonderbly launches Wonderbly Studios to let other brands New! 2019-11-21 07:52:25Wonderbly, the personalised book publisher backed by Google Ventures and best known for the breakout hit “Lost My Name,” is unveiling Wond

Annual Extra Crunch members get a discount on New! 2019-11-21 07:45:25We’re excited to announce a new Extra Crunch community perk from Aircall. Starting today, annual and two-year Extra Crunch members that are new

Amnesty International latest to slam surveillance giants Facebook New! 2019-11-21 05:14:09Human rights charity Amnesty International is the latest to call for reform of surveillance capitalism — blasting the business models of “

Omnius CEO Sofie Quidenus-Wahlforss is joining us at New! 2019-11-21 04:00:55When you think about artificial intelligence, chances are you think about anthropomorphic robots that can make decisions on their own. But artificial

G Suite users get more AI writing help, New! 2019-11-21 04:00:48Google is launching a number of updates to its G Suite tools today that, among other things, brings to Google Docs an AI grammar checker, smarter spel

Michael Grimes, “Wall Street’s Silicon Valley whisperer,” says New! 2019-11-21 01:11:40Michael Grimes has been called “Wall Street’s Silicon Valley whisperer” for landing a seemingly endless string of coveted deals for

Antarctic tests will prepare this rover for a New! 2019-11-20 21:02:26Exploring a distant moon usually means trundling around its uniquely inhospitable surface, but on icy ocean moons like Saturn's Enceladus, it might b

Google limits political ad targeting and all ‘demonstrably New! 2019-11-20 19:31:30Google has joined Twitter in revising its political ad rules ahead of what promises to be a brutal election season. But while the latter chose to ban

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Amazon Ring blasted over lack of privacy, civil 2019-11-20 17:31:23Amazon's Ring doorbell has "egregiously lax" privacy policies and civil rights protections, a new investigation by a leading congressman has found.

Instagram is 'predators' paradise,' human rights groups claim 2019-11-20 16:21:14A group of international anti-sexual exploitation organizations on Wednesday blasted Instagram as a "predators' paradise" as a part of a campaign t

Navy takes next step with new, more lethal 2019-11-20 13:48:41The Navy has laid the keel for its first new, Flight III DDG 51 surface warfare destroyer armed with improved weapons, advanced sensors and new radar

Smartphone security: What’s better to use a PIN, 2019-11-20 07:00:30Locking your phone keeps out snoops, but it's also your first line of defense against hackers and cybercriminals out for your data and anything else

Elon Musk’s Boring Co. begins tunneling in Las 2019-11-19 17:57:40Elon Musk’s Boring Company finally has something to point to as tangible proof its tunneling technology can help transform transportation as it

Google slammed by GOP senator over search interference 2019-11-18 12:24:17Google has been slammed by Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., following a report in The Wall Street Journal about the extent of the search giant&

How to securely send email and texts 2019-11-17 07:00:41We send messages all day long, and every time we hit “send,” we roll the dice. Hackers don’t have to break into your phone to steal

Amazon takes large step forward to shelter Seattle's 2019-11-16 14:19:51Tech giant Amazon has opened its doors to Seattle families in need by investing in Mary's Place. 

Stop ad stalking, throttling data refunds, TVs losing 2019-11-16 07:00:19Want to know how to stop ad stalking, which older TVs will say goodbye to Netflix, how to find out your secret “consumer score” and how to

Twitter reportedly cracks down on users tweeting 'I 2019-11-15 20:53:32Twitter reportedly cracked down on users who shared a specific phrase during Friday's public impeachment inquiry hearing against President Trump.

Bionic hand produced with 3D printer in 10 2019-11-15 15:35:30A team of designers and engineers has successfully 3D printed a made-to-measure ‘bionic hand’ in just 10 hours.

Soldier-controlled autonomous robots call for fire in test, 2019-11-15 14:19:08Armed Army robot vehicles conducted reconnaissance, called for indirect fire and then, when directed by human decision-makers, attacked and destroyed


Tesla designs its own semi truck seat suspension New! 2019-11-21 08:09:15 A new patent shows that Tesla designed its own semi-truck seat suspension for the Tesla Semi, which is equipped with a large centered seat. more&hell

Tesla Roadster: Elon Musk says it might ‘not New! 2019-11-21 06:28:28 Elon Musk hinted that the new Tesla Roadster might “not need a key at all” as the prototype is equipped with an interesting door system.

Tesla launches new ‘Gemini’ wheels for Model 3 New! 2019-11-21 04:50:24 Tesla has launched its new “Gemini” 19-inch wheels for Model 3 in the US after only making them available in China. more… Subscrib

Zero wants you to ride its electric motorcycles New! 2019-11-21 04:08:26 Zero Motorcycles is running a program to get people onto its electric motorcycles so that they can experience the thrill. Even if they don’t ha

The Mercedes-Benz EQC starts at just over $60k New! 2019-11-21 04:01:07 Mercedes didn’t have any new electric vehicles to show off at the LA Auto Show, but they did give us pricing for their upcoming EQC. The car wi

BYTON will give its customers two years of New! 2019-11-20 23:20:38 BYTON, the Chinese EV maker, today announced a collaboration with Electrify America that will give its owners in the U.S. complimentary unlimited 30-

Guess what, America? Both Republicans and Democrats nearly 2019-11-20 18:20:02 A new study published by Nature Energy on residential solar found that “34% of members of solar-adopting households are registered Democrats as

LA Auto Show: Meet the Tesla of last-mile 2019-11-20 17:08:47 The list of available electric passenger vehicles is growing fast. But the fastest-growing automotive segment — believe it or not — is lo

Tesla is under pressure by Senator over Autopilot 2019-11-20 15:39:48 A US senator asked Tesla to deactivate Autopilot and pressured the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to go after the automaker o

LA Auto Show: Volkswagen says EV tipping point 2019-11-20 15:14:29 Matthew Renna, Volkswagen’s vice president of e-mobility, told us that the pieces of the company’s EV strategy are coming together. When

EGEB: London to get Europe’s largest green wall 2019-11-20 15:00:37 In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): London’s Citicape House will feature a green wall that will absorb more than eight metric

Anker electric pressure washers, leaf blowers, more on 2019-11-20 13:15:02 AnkerDirect via Amazon offers its ROAV HydroClean Electric Pressure Washer for $119.99 shipped when promo code BFROAVPW2 is appli

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Ubiquiti’s new “Amplifi Alien” is a mesh-capable Wi-Fi 2019-11-20 17:30:12Amplifi Alien's specs look pretty good, but $380 is a lot to ask for a router.

Interview with Guilty Gear creator Daisuke Ishiwatari 2019-11-20 17:09:18Daisuke talks netcode, game development, and the future of the franchise

It’s the user’s fault if a Ring camera 2019-11-20 16:58:50The company's answers to congressional questioning only earned it more questions

EverQuest lead producer and designer Brad McQuaid has 2019-11-20 15:25:20Developers and industry figures publicly shared feelings of loss and mourning.

Nikki Haley lost her password, so she sent 2019-11-20 14:41:44Former US Ambassador to the UN was responding to North Korea nuke testing.

New antibiotic found in bacteria inside a worm 2019-11-20 13:00:40It comes from the microbiome of parasitic worms.

Google Earth gets content creation tools for geography-focused 2019-11-20 12:21:27Build a presentation with text, images, videos, and terabytes of Google Earth imagery.

Did Neanderthals make eagle talon necklaces 120,000 years 2019-11-20 11:20:43The evidence is indirect, but a recent find suggests the answer may be "yes."

Researchers see spike in “out of season” IRS-impersonating 2019-11-20 10:22:20Researchers track surge in IRS phishing sites as filing extension deadline arrived.

Volkswagen is putting this cool electric station wagon 2019-11-20 09:54:38It is the latest concept to show off the VW's modular electric platform.

Guidemaster: The most useful gadgets to have in 2019-11-20 07:30:41Here are some stellar gadgets that will make your future trips better.

400-year-old warships in Swedish channel may be sisters 2019-11-20 06:45:56The pair of warships were sunk to block enemy naval access to Stockholm.

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