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StarHub buys controlling stake in Accel in cybersecurity boost
Saturday May 27, 2017 7:15 am GMT

Singapore telco buys 51 percent stake in Accel Systems for S$19.38 million, in a move it says is aimed at bolstering its cybersecurity offerings.

Brazil slips in global open data ranking
Friday May 26, 2017 9:24 pm GMT

The country now ranks 18th in this year's Open Data Barometer, down one place since the last report - but leads the way in open data on public spending and education.

Here's how you can still get a free Windows 10 upgrade
Friday May 26, 2017 7:31 pm GMT

Microsoft's much-hyped free upgrade offer for Windows 10 ended last year, right? Maybe not. The GWX tool may be gone, but all the other upgrade tools still work, and the end result is an apparently valid digital license. Here's how to get yours.

Apple will live stream the WWDC 2017 keynote
Friday May 26, 2017 6:28 pm GMT

Watch along as the company announces iOS 11, among other things, including some new hardware possibly.

What Indian IT needs to do urgently to survive the digital future
Friday May 26, 2017 5:48 pm GMT

The world has changed almost overnight, and yet Indian IT firms seem to be reluctant to take the plunge to radically overhaul their operations, wean themselves off the traditional model, and undergo some short term pain so they can compete in the digital present and future. Here's a to-do list that they may find helpful.

Artificial intelligence on Hadoop: Does it make sense?
Friday May 26, 2017 4:29 pm GMT

MapR just announced QSS, a new offering that enables the training of complex deep learning algorithms. We take a look at what QSS can offer, and examine AI on the Hadoop landscape.

Amazon's app store compromises Android security
Friday May 26, 2017 3:00 pm GMT

It's dangerous to go alone outside Google's protective walled garden, but it's the price you pay for free software.

Drone regulations are up in the air
Friday May 26, 2017 2:12 pm GMT

In one week: Court overturned the FAA's recreational drone rules, a drone crashed into spectators at Petco Park, and senators introduced the Drone Federalism Act.

Final BlackBerry, Qualcomm settlement reaches $940 million
Friday May 26, 2017 1:22 pm GMT

Qualcomm has agreed to pay the full amount on or before May 31.

Raspberry Pi extends its reach: Now it's merging with global coding skills network
Friday May 26, 2017 1:19 pm GMT

Raspberry Pi and CoderDojo are teaming up to help more young people become tomorrow's programmers.

Apple's MacBooks: Still the most reliable
Friday May 26, 2017 12:07 pm GMT

It's popular to decry the \"Apple tax\" - the mythical premium Apple customers pay for Macs. But few look at the other side of the coins: what you get for your money. In Apple's case: the best reliability and tech support.

This is how much your share price falls when you get hacked
Friday May 26, 2017 12:03 pm GMT

The impact of data breaches can be measured in a company's share price and customer churn.

​Windows 10 Creators Update: Microsoft's latest update fixes a load of bugs
Friday May 26, 2017 12:00 pm GMT

A new cumulative update for the Windows 10 Creators Update addresses 14 bugs affecting the browser, peripherals, and third-party messaging apps.

Making sense of Microsoft's Surface lineup
Friday May 26, 2017 11:15 am GMT

With its new Surface Laptop and a major internal makeover for the Surface Pro, Microsoft's line of PCs now includes four models. Here's a closer look at where each one fits in the competitive landscape.

​HP hits its stride: How PCs and printing have stabilized, rebounded
Friday May 26, 2017 11:00 am GMT

HP has the focus, design and printing stabilization to hit its stride in a tough personal systems market.

Why cloud management matters
Friday May 26, 2017 8:51 am GMT

Cloud management is one of the top three challenges in cloud deployment

ACCC approves passing rural NBN tax onto non-NBN super-fast broadband
Friday May 26, 2017 5:50 am GMT

The ACCC will allow regional broadband charges subsidising NBN's satellite and fixed-wireless services to be added on top of its regulated non-NBN high-speed broadband access pricing.

​LeasePlan prepares for connected future with IT overhaul spanning 32 countries
Friday May 26, 2017 5:42 am GMT

After the success of its local digital transformation, LeasePlan Australia has been charged with bringing the rest of the world up to speed before the connected world consumes the automotive industry.

TasmaNet and Thinxtra partner to make Tasmania 'IoT-ready'
Friday May 26, 2017 2:37 am GMT

TasmaNet and Thinxtra announced that they will together build a dedicated IoT network that will cover 95 percent of Tasmania to support local businesses looking to embrace IoT.

Average FttN line capable of 68Mbps but will never hit 1Gbps: NBN
Friday May 26, 2017 2:26 am GMT

40 percent of Australia will not be capable of 1Gbps broadband speeds thanks to a combination of fibre-to-the-node, fixed-wireless, and satellite technologies, NBN CEO Bill Morrow has said.

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