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Nubia Z11: An Android flagship for the cost-conscious
Thursday March 23, 2017 1:38 am GMT

It's shiny, cheap, direct from China, and comes with more quirks than you can poke a stick at.

NZ telco urges shareholders to reject Spark's 'predatory' acquisition
Thursday March 23, 2017 12:48 am GMT

TeamTalk has said Spark's hostile takeover offer is up to NZ$40 million lower than an independent adviser's assessment of the enterprise value of the business, rendering the offer 'woefully inadequate'.

Virtustream launches enterprise cloud platform in Australia and New Zealand
Wednesday March 22, 2017 10:19 pm GMT

Virtustream's enterprise cloud platform is now available in Australia and will be running via Macquarie Telecom's datacentres in Sydney and Canberra.

PC sales decrease in Brazil
Wednesday March 22, 2017 9:10 pm GMT

Consumer habits change as the market matures and device life increases, says IDC

Google Maps enables real-time location sharing
Wednesday March 22, 2017 7:42 pm GMT

The tech giant also rolled out updates Allo, Duo, and Photos, as well as a new way for organizations to share information via Search.

Adobe puts the HoloLens to work in retail
Wednesday March 22, 2017 4:27 pm GMT

An emerging technology group at Adobe has shown off a trio of retail enablement apps that use augmented reality to visualize analytics.

Under Armour, Nest, and BMW bring new apps to the Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch
Wednesday March 22, 2017 4:27 pm GMT

While most people just use the core apps of a smartwatch, the app story is still important. A few major app partners rolled out new apps for the Samsung Gear S3.

LinkedIn enters news curation with Trending Storylines rollout
Wednesday March 22, 2017 3:56 pm GMT

Trending Storylines is a feed of news stories and topics relevant to a person's industry, curated through algorithms and human editors.

Dell XPS 27 (7760) review: AIO with 4K display, plus impressive graphics and audio
Wednesday March 22, 2017 3:46 pm GMT

Like Apple's iMac, the Dell XPS 27 has now evolved from an attractively designed home PC into a professional-level graphics workstation.

Splunk, New Relic forge integration pact
Wednesday March 22, 2017 2:28 pm GMT

The two companies are better integrating platforms to unify machine data and application and business monitoring.

Android security report: Google aims to clean up 'unwanted software' in 2017
Wednesday March 22, 2017 2:00 pm GMT

As Google tackles malware on Android devices, it's also starting to take note of the distinct risk of apps that collect data without consent.

No more Apple knockoffs? Amazon plots major purge of pirate products
Wednesday March 22, 2017 1:40 pm GMT

Amazon's new brand registry will allow product makers and consumers to raise a flag over counterfeit goods.

Windows 10 tip: More window-snapping shortcuts and secrets
Wednesday March 22, 2017 1:25 pm GMT

Windows 10 offers a handful of keyboard shortcuts that make it ridiculously easy to snap application windows into place. Here's a full list.

Alibaba plans for regional distribution hub in Malaysia
Wednesday March 22, 2017 1:19 pm GMT

Chinese e-commerce giant inks agreement with Malaysian government to set up a logistics centre that will serve as a fulfilment hub for the region and will be the first of such facility outside of China.

Lexar unveils ruggedized JumpDrive USB 3.1 flash drive
Wednesday March 22, 2017 1:06 pm GMT

Lexar unveils a USB flash drive designed to keep your data safe in tough conditions.

No Echo required: Amazon Alexa now available for the Huawei Mate 9
Wednesday March 22, 2017 1:00 pm GMT

In addition to Google Assistant, Huawei Mate 9 owners now have the option to use Amazon Alexa for intelligent voice control.

When product reviews fail: An inside look at how we test DIY tech
Wednesday March 22, 2017 12:54 pm GMT

If you've ever wondered about the product review process, particularly how products are included and evaluated in DIY-IT projects, this should interest you.

Mind reading made possible: How people who can't talk can now communicate by thought alone
Wednesday March 22, 2017 12:30 pm GMT

A new brain-computer interface is allowing people in a completely locked-in state to communicate with others.

Windows 10: DoubleAgent zero-day hijacks Microsoft tool to turn antivirus into malware
Wednesday March 22, 2017 12:28 pm GMT

Microsoft's Application Verifier tool can be used by attackers to grab control of antivirus software, researchers say.

Combining apps to build a better way of doing CRM
Wednesday March 22, 2017 11:36 am GMT

Q&A with Michel Feaster, CEO of Usermind.

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