Survey shows technology spending isn't as visible as it could be, thanks to manual processes, and IT extending well into the business.
It’s easy to think that all you need to carry with you these days is a smartphone and you’re ready for anything. But some extended periods away from my desk have discovered four things that are ‘must-haves’ for the traveller.
MFA issues are impacting a number of Microsoft Azure and Office 365 customers in North America. So far, the causes aren't known, but Microsoft engineers say they're working on it.
The bank is accelerating its plan to boost its tech workforce and address the local skills gap
User interface company Sentons has released a developer smartphone that shows how its pressure-sensitive ultrasound-based touch technology can trigger a range of actions.
While blockchain solutions are maturing, most business and technology decision makers are unclear as to how blockchain can deliver actual business value to their organization.
Invisible robots have rocketed automation to a top spot among enterprise initiatives, yet firms are dragging organizational and governance issues along as an afterthought.
Hurd took a leave of absence from Oracle in September.
The update includes advanced customer personalization, product recommendations and streamlined activation.
New free decrypter can help victims decrypt 148 of the 160 versions of the STOP ransomware.
Organisations are aware about the damage customer data being hacked can do - but a new report suggests they underestimate the risks associated with business data being compromised.
Samsung promises software patch next week; recommends not using custom screen covers in the meantime.
The ThinkPad X1 Yoga (4th Gen) is a slim but solidly built 360-degree convertible with support for a 4K screen and mobile broadband, plus a stylus with on-device housing and plenty of security features.
The OpenStack Foundation is turning over the management of the Certified OpenStack Administrator to OpenStack company Mirantis.
For a company that prides itself on their computer expertise, Tesla's rookie mistake on flash storage is hard to fathom. But not impossible. Here's how they screwed up.
Google Maps users on iOS and Android can now enjoy top features from Google-owned Waze.
Motorola looks set to unveil its foldable Razr phone next month.
These two foldable devices say a lot about where Microsoft thinks it is going next.
Machine learning helps drones discover inner Fellini
SAP has been running, and spending, fast over the past decade, but it needs to make sure all its businesses are going in the same direction.
While the securing of funding is crucial, CIOs must ensure that every member of staff understands how embracing new technology can help deliver better outcomes.
Codility CEO Natalia Panowicz talks to ZDNet about how traditional enterprises can compete against the Google's of the world for top tech talent.
Startups snagged SG$13.4 billion in funds between January and September this year, with early-stage funds almost doubling to SG$886.1 million and deep-tech firms in three sectors accounting for under 4% of total capital.
The Australian Securities and Investments Commission said the automated tools were "inadequate".
The latest patch for iOS squashes a lot of bugs, but the call dropping and battery issues remains.
Samsung has promised to provide a software update to fix the glaring security issue that allows users to bypass the fingerprint reader through using third-party screen protectors.
Government expects to have two full-fledged standalone 5G networks covering more than half of Singapore by end-2022 and, if there is interest from the industry, release another two lots of 800MHz of mmWave spectrum to be used for smaller non-standalone networks.
Seven-years-old class-action lawsuit nears its end, but data breach victims won't be happy.
Users will now have until October 28 before Yahoo stops new content from being uploaded onto Yahoo Groups.
The ACMA 2018-19 annual report said it was due to the enforcement of criminal law.
In less than a month, half of all iPhones currently in use are running iOS 13. Shame really that it turned out to be such a buggy mess.
The acquisition was announced alongside Atlassian's first quarter financial results.
Efforts to detect fake news are not as advanced as they would appear, given that the best practices so far rely on pattern detection that can itself be exploited by malicious actors, according to new research from MIT.
It may never be as big as Windows, but Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth still sees a bright future for the Linux desktop.
The next evolution in artificial intelligence may be a matter of dispensing with all the probabilistic tricks of deep learning, mastering instead a manifold of shifting energy values, according to deep learning's pied piper, Yann LeCun.
The evolutionary path forward for virtual infrastructure in the world’s data centers is narrowing to a single lane. Historically that’s been bad news, because it used to mean vendor lock-in. That’s not what it means this time.
All major smartphone announcements for 2019 have been made and it's clear that Apple stepped up to lead the pack with the iPhone 11 Pro/Pro Max phones. OnePlus appears in the top five thanks to it's affordable flagship.
IT leaders agree shadow IT serves as a force of innovation and productivity. End-users simply need more guidance and support.
For security leaders wondering how all of this may affect them, we advise CISOs to focus on three primary areas of concern.
Whether you're in the office or on the road, a VPN is still one of the best ways to protect yourself on the big, bad internet.
Alexa currently has a couple of uninspired and seemingly incomplete features integrating the voice platform with Audible and Kindle. But where could Amazon go with this? We take a look.
Red Hat, via OpenShift, wants to help developers build the new model hybrid cloud.
While most flagship phones push the $1,000 price point, OnePlus recently launched a new version of its OnePlus 7 at a $599 price. It has some of the highest specifications available today and performs at a level far above its price.
Shoppers can now digitally browse catalogue, by superimposing holograms of furniture onto 3D versions of their living room, using a HoloLens 2 headset.
Just use the same kit we provided for Windows 10 version 1903, Microsoft tells Windows developers.
Edward Snowden's compelling memoir details how he exposed secret US government surveillance programmes, and the personal cost involved.
The value of the tech industry's brands completely dominate all other categories in new research.
The company, which tracks customer experiences for software companies and enterprises, is looking to aggressively expand in Europe.
After being left vacant for two years, one of the biggest jobs in government tech could soon be filled. But candidates face a long list of challenges.
These integrations will be delivered via a new Salesforce for Slack app.
Revenue is up 6% for the Swedish telco equipment manufacturer but 10 billion Swedish krona in costs sends the company's operating income into the red.
Services including PayID and cardless cash are unavailable, the bank said.
Country by country decisions throughout the Asia-Pacific region means a Pixel 4 in some places is not the same Pixel 4 in others, even if it is the same phone.
Submissions from industry and the public are being accepted until November 20.
The new technology is expected to either be applied onto the upcoming Galaxy S11 or the next generation of the Galaxy Fold.
The university will exit from its on-premise datacentre.
If everyone in the world held still for a handful of years, and someone measured the potential of technology, Australia could rank third in the world, an NBN report reckons. Please clap.
Its latest rounding fund achieved $85 million thanks to backers including Blackbird and Sequoia China.
Move comes after telco announced it was using Huawei for microwave links last month.
All public groups will be made private or restricted.
Here's how known malware exploits can be tweaked to get past current security systems but can't hide from behavior analysis
The popular social media platform has hired global law firm K&L Gates LLP, including two former US Congressmen, in an effort to ramp up its moderation policies after Senator Marco Rubio questioned the legitimacy of TikTok’s Chinese owner's acquisition of the now-defunct Musical.ly.
Qu1ckR00t app can root an Android device using the CVE-2019-2215 zero-day.
Red Hat delivered revenue growth of 29% and the cloud and cognitive software unit saw sales grow 6%.
Both democrats on the commission voted against the deal, which shrinks the number of major wireless carriers in the US from four to three.
Officials have seized approximately eight terabytes of child sexual exploitation videos and arrested more than 300 people worldwide associated with the site, the US Justice Department said.
Trying to decide which phone is right for you? Let's take a closer look.
Microsoft is introducing two new specs, the Open Application Model and Dapr, with the aim of making building cloud, edge and Kubernetes apps easier.
The Internet has always relied upon DNS as its “phone book” to locate Web sites, corporate domains, and Web services. In a world dominated by microservices, all that might actually have to change.
Microsoft's Desktop Analytics is designed to help business users check their app-compatibility levels and mitigate issues involving the latest Windows 10 feature updates.
The Google Pixel Slate had a rough start, but regular updates to improve performance make it the best Chrome OS laptop and Android tablet I've ever used. With Google revealing the Pixelbook Go it's also the last high-end Chromebook from Google.
The Mayflower Autonomous Ship will use IBM’s servers, AI, cloud and edge technologies to travel from Plymouth, UK, to Plymouth, USA.
Qualtrics is aiming to embed its customer experience platform into more enterprise applications.
The company founded by the creators of Apache Spark is working to elevate its newest innovations to open source standards.
Windows Phone 8.1 devices will soon have no where to install or reinstall apps.
The volume of shipped parcels reported in a new global survey captures full scope of the new economy.
Microsoft rolls out non-security updates for all versions of Windows 10, except version 1903.
UK tech companies have told ZDNet about the big – and unexpected – changes they have made even before Brexit arrives.
Should public cloud spending remain on its CAGR trajectory of 25%, it will have an economic impact of $450 billion across six Asia-Pacific markets from 2019 to 2023, fuelling consumer spending and creating jobs.
A mix of open source foundations and commercial adoption, the strategy adopted by Databricks for Delta Lake could set Delta Lake on its way to becoming a standard for storing data on the cloud
Now that Apple and Google have both unveiled their flagship smartphones, let's take a tour of the tech specs and see how they stack up against each other.
Priced from SG$1,119, the latest Pixel range can be purchased directly from Google or local telco StarHub, as well as at electronic retail chains Challenger and Courts from October 24, with pre-orders now open to customers.
Australia is the first global market outside of the United States where the POS has been rolled out.
Only 6% of surveyed CEOs think their organisation has suffered a data breach in the last year, but 63% of their CISOs say they have, according to Unisys research. Big disconnect.
Pre-orders open for delivery to begin on October 24.
The South Korean telco will expand its 5G roaming services to 20 countries, including the United States, China, and Japan.
The partnerships come soon after a Malwarebytes Labs report stating that the education sector is increasingly becoming the victim of trojan, adware, and backdoor attacks.
The dismantling of what was formerly Melbourne IT continues.
The bank will be spending big on technology in a bid to keep improving its systems and services.
Broadcast LTE network would allow for streaming of images and video during emergencies.
State governments are eyeing a wide range of use cases for AI-powered tools, a new survey shows, but they face major hurdles like legacy IT, siloed data and a lack of ethical guidelines.
World leaders are not entirely exempt from Twitter policies, the social media company stressed, but "foreign policy saber-rattling on economic or military issues are generally not in violation of the Twitter Rules."
A robotic hand solving Rubik’s cube has all the makings of hype headlines, but underlying OpenAI’s latest achievement is some subtler, more interesting science.
Here's how much Google's new phones cost, how to pre-order or buy them online, and all the best deals.
Starting this week, Microsoft will start notifying users of non-domain-joined Windows 7 Pro devices about the looming end-of-support date for the operating system.
Cybersecurity Awareness Month grants us an opportunity for increased exposure and access to the people that we should help – including ourselves.
Here's how to buy the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL, Nest Wifi, Nest Mini, Pixelbook Go, and the all-new Pixel Buds.
Hey, smartphone makers, wake up!
The purchase is meant to support Intel's focus on the edge computing market for 5G networks.
According to Zoom, the appliances will be the first custom-developed hardware that lets users gather room intelligence and analytics.
Google's Made by Google hardware event and launch of the Pixel 4, Pixelbook Go and Nest Mini is about the software and system approach than the actual device. Is that enough to compete with Apple, Amazon and Microsoft?
The company also unveiled a slew of machine learning-based apps and features during its annual Workday Rising event in Orlando.
Is the Pixel 4 an overpriced disappointment when compared with rival devices from Apple and Samsung?
Google just announced its latest smartphones, after months of leaks.
While Apple's AirPods kickstarted the fully wireless earbud market, others have jumped in to offer more for less. Google cut the cord this year on the Pixel Buds and includes advanced technology.
AWS said that Amazon's consumer business has decommissioned its final Oracle database and migrated 75 petabytes of data in nearly 7,500 Oracle databases to multiple AWS database services.
Google's branded Chromebooks were previously targeted at the high end of the Google OS market, but the focus is shifting with its latest entry in the Chromebook market. It starts at a much lower price with design elements for the masses.
ThoughtSpot, known for its search-over-business-intelligence platform, is announcing version 6 of its core product and a new mobile app for BI consumption users.
A hospital in Tamp is giving employees access to healthcare via a telemedicine terminal.
Adobe is rolling out updates to Acrobat and Adobe Scan for easier mobile productivity.
Oracle and Future Workplace found that 64% of people are more likely to trust a robot over their manager--especially when it comes to providing unbiased advice.
A Flexera report captures current sentiment for enterprise technology giants including those gaining and losing IT spend.
Microsoft warns Office 2010 users that in one year it will no longer provide patches.
Lightweight and easy to connect to a PC, the Tobii Pro Fusion aims to let researchers take the latest eye-tracking technology outside of the lab, reaching populations typically overlooked in behavioral science.
Polar's new firmware update for its mid and high-level GPS sports watches brings most of the extra sleep and recovery features seen in the Polar Ignite. Another upcoming release will provide another compelling feature too.
iOS 13 update screen stuck on “Estimated Time Remaining,” “Update Requested,” or “Verifying Update,” or “Preparing to Update”? Here’s what to do.
Startup Heap details how it initially failed to switch from CoffeeScript to TypeScript programming language.
The power plant is 82 metres across, and a simulation technology firm could make it easier to manage and extend its life expectancy.
Amazon's position in the bottom of the consumer buying funnel is allowing it to gain share in the search ad business.
The firms intend to bring cellular connectivity to Microsoft's Internet of Things solution.
Busuu uses AI to reinforce your learning and challenge you to learn a new language in a structured way.
iOS 13.1.2 is taking the phone out of iPhone. In addition, battery and overheating issues are also causing iPhone owners headaches.
The cloud platform will be used to develop the National Criminal Intelligence System.
Customers come to Redhat because of its culture, ANZ MD Max McLaren has said.
It is Huawei's first 5G research centre in Europe.
In a move to eliminate what Woodside Energy said is often a confusing process.
Microsoft Australia's CTO told Red Hat Forum his company is committed to open source, and that the fundamental mission driven by Satya Nadella is best achieved through democratisation.
Company says it was affected by a cyberattack that encrypted information on some systems and disrupted customer access to its services.
Multicloud is reality even if AWS is trying to ban the term.
There is no science that proves ill health impacts from 4G or 5G, Telstra chair John Mullen has said.
Telstra chair John Mullen says Australia would have provided 100Mbps broadband for a majority of the population without NBN.
Samsung POS will allow merchants to accept debit and credit payments by tapping contactless cards onto NFC-enabled devices.
SUSE may be leaving OpenStack, but the project has lots of customers and it's getting ready to release its 20th version: Train.
The next feature update to Windows 10 is nearly ready for the general public. But this one will only take minutes to install, and it's likely to be the smoothest update ever. Here's why.
The latest version of the second-factor security key is compatible with Android, Chrome OS, macOS, and Windows devices
Samsung is looking to minimize notifications and clean up its One UI across its smartphones.
I've now worn the Fitbit Versa 2 as my primary wearable for a month and it served as a solid motivational tool, but had limited use as a smartwatch. It's the best Fitbit available today, but that may not be enough with older Apple Watch models at the same price.
The facility will be jointly run by the university alongside IBM and São Paulo research foundation FAPESP
Among the announcements coming out of SAP Teched in Barcelona last week was the impending release of SAP HANA Cloud, where the database has been rearchitected specifically for the cloud. While SAP has not mentioned anything specific about it, we think that HANA’s cloud design could have a huge impact on how SAP delivers its enterprise SaaS services, starting with S/4HANA.
Large numbers of small and medium-sized tech businesses haven't made any preparations for the UK leaving the EU - and many believe the government isn't listening to the concerns they have ahead of Brexit.
Microsoft acknowledges Start menu critical-error warnings and says the issue will be fixed later this month.
The chipmaker also revealed that more than 30 OEMs have signed on to use the Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF system for commercial 5G FWA launches.
Apple will launch the iPhone SE 2 with the iPhone 11's processor for $399 next year, according to a new report.
Bulgaria is on its way to becoming a leading fintech technology hub in southeast Europe.
Sensors distributed across the city will allow the collection of real-time data to improve services, says the council.
Sophos board of directors said they plan to "unanimously recommend" the acquisition offer to their shareholders.
The insurance giant believes the digital transformation will allow it to expand its product range beyond insurance.
The emergence of two new wireless standards will cause IT decision-makers to think carefully.
ACS fellow and former director Roger Clarke has labelled the proposal as a "hijack" by board members.
There's a feature built into iOS 11, iOS 12, and iPadOS that is one of those love/hate features -- you'll either love it because it will dramatically improve your typing speed, or you'll hate it because it.
The Securities and Exchange Commission has taken emergency action to halt the digital token offering that has already raised $1.7 billion.
In a breakthrough for healthcare AI, the researchers have developed a federated learning system for medical image analysis that could allow health institutions to collaborate without sharing patient data.
Regulator worried people cannot get a basic NBN service at the same pricing level as ADSL.
Can a foldable phone or tablet replace your laptop? It's more likely than you think.
After 2 weeks, Matt is loving the Galaxy Fold, but we’re gearing up for the Google hardware event this week. Thoughts on the Pixelbook Go, new Microsoft Surface products, and more.
Apple iPhone 11 owners have a vast number of case options and Gear4 offers some of the best for impact protection. Nine options are available for the iPhone 11 Pro from $34.99 to $59.99.
When it comes to China, will Apple be forced to make a choice? Or will it do what so many of us do -- bathe in its hypocrisy till the end?
Having trouble installing watchOS updates onto your Apple Watch? You're not alone. But here's a possible fix.
In my attempts to declutter, I tossed away my old USB-A-to-Lightning cables - a big, and quite expensive mistake.
The four essential ingredients to building an AI factory.
All the best Columbus Day tech deals and sales at Amazon, Walmart, and elsewhere.
From data of birth to gait, data from millions of individuals will be shared "as widely as possible" across departments.
Automate all the easy things, and what's left for people to do? The hard things.
Facebook's proposed entry into the cryptocurrency market is in peril as several major backers walk away from the project.
After battle-testing the Panasonic Toughbook 55 with a cup of hot coffee, the thing initially seemed fine but later stopped working. Examining the situation suggests both that my coffee test was foolish and unfair but also that Panasonic might want to reconsider one small but important detail of the Toughbook’s design.
Adaptive Mobile publishes the list of countries where mobile operators ship SIM cards vulnerable to Simjacker attacks.
Want to track personal items, your dog, or even a kid who isn't old enough to have a phone? That's where the GeoZilla Tracker shines. The $50 Tracker connects to GPS and GSM networks worldwide and reports its location at an interval of your choosing.
Surface Neo extends a vision that the company had a decade ago, but on Windows' terms.
McDermott's departure comes in the wake of many other high-profile changes and departures, as SAP continues to grapple with both its shift to the cloud and its move to S/4 HANA.
PC sales growth is the strongest for seven years, but it is unlikely to continue for very long.
Tarmac malware deployed via malvertising campaigns across the US, Italy, and Japan.
Boeing says its premium flying vehicle work with Porsche is about a "safe and efficient new mobility ecosystem".
Researchers show how criminals can compromise almost every element of aviation.
The Galago Pro can be configured with up to 32GB memory and a massive 6TB of SSD storage.
Healthcare is a new hotbed of automation, and this robot is officially out of beta.
A new survey on global perception of autonomous vehicles unveils a strong trend.
Windows 10 version 1909 or the now officially named November 2019 Update is almost ready to roll out.
Apple's newest iPad continues changing the narrative about how much an iPad can do.
Pipped as a potential replacement for lithium-ion battery, lithium sulfur is touted to store up to 10 times more energy and Singapore's NanoBio Lab scientists say they have come up with a "simplified technique" to develop the component from inexpensive commercially available materials.
Declutter your desk by combining your external dual-drive storage and Thunderbolt 3 dock into a single device.
These extensions will help you beef up security and keep your data out of the hands of online criminals. Updated for October 2019.
Federal Court dismisses case with ACCC to pay costs.
The Perth Mint Gold Token is touted as the first digital gold token on a public blockchain to be backed by government-guaranteed gold.
The two companies will combine their resources to create eSports contents and manage sports teams.
Founder James Dyson said the company will focus on manufacturing solid state batteries instead.
The program will expire alongside funding from Australia's National Innovation and Science Agenda.
For the second quarter in a row, Lenovo topped the list of vendors, while HP came in second, according to both IDC and Gartner.
The company is also citing "deep engagement" among its DAUs as evidence of its significant market penetration.
To keep up with the rapid innovation and disruption happening across all industries and stay ahead of their competition, CIOs and technology leaders should assess and effectively leverage emerging technologies for their net-new values.
Continuous Delivery for Machine Learning, or CD4ML, promotes 'a cross-functional team produces machine learning applications in small and safe increments.'
When it comes to maximizing screen real estate, Microsoft has left the fold.
The 'wiper' ransomware used in state-backed attacks like NotPetya is gaining round among cyber criminals, warns EU law enforcement annual cybercrime report.
There is definitely room for a full range of business-friendly Microsoft Android devices, targeted to SMBs and enterprises.
Google launched a free online tool today that provides urban planners with informed data on selected cities' carbon footprint.
Take this short, multiple choice survey and tell us about how your organization uses—or plans to use—blockchain.
The Avita Liber is a solid laptop for office and homework, which will more than meet your needs.
RPA bots have the most value in automating tasks within processes for customer service.
Matthew Miller drove eight hours to get his hands on the future. And while Samsung's new Galaxy Fold is not a phone for most people, if you want to experience an engineering marvel that takes you a step closer to the Holy Grail of One Device, read Matthew's full review.
Microsoft releases a sketching app that could be useful on its new dual-screen Windows 10X-based Surface Neo.
Who are the kids most likely to experience risk-taking in the online world, rather than in the real one? And who are the kids increasingly seeking clinical help? The children of the wealthy, it seems.