Apple's quarterly earnings call gives us a chance to glimpse into the inner workings of the company, and last night's call was no exception.
The company's increases in profit and revenue were backed by strong home electronics sales.
The Attorney-General's Department will look at carve-outs, harmonisation with states and other nations, and a right to erase for Australians.
The state government procured three startups through its startup procurement program CivVic Lab.
Although our mobile gear is often in our hands, we also leave them behind for various reasons. Apple and Google provide systems to help you find your gear and now Samsung is joining with local wireless technology.
For the first time, the organisation has complete transparency over how many applications exist in its portfolio, as well as the cost and risks associated with them.
The e-commerce giant is planning to open a new centre in Melbourne, Victoria.
Social networker says it will post warnings if candidates claim victory prematurely.
HP has partnered up with other 3D printing innovators to introduce new solutions for build automation, build APIs, and post-processing.
Because the last time the department pulled information from Australian Taxation Office systems worked so well.
The collaboration and productivity software company reported non-GAAP earnings of 30 cents per share on revenue of $459.5 million.
The very best Black Friday 2020 deals on laptop, desktop, and tablet PCs at BJ's Wholesale will be available starting as soon as Nov. 5.
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Apple's iPhone sales paused ahead of the iPhone 12 launch. Fourth quarter sales were in line and earnings were ahead of estimates.
The maker of call center software said it will buy San Francisco-based virtual agent software maker Inference Solutions.
There may not be a long list of Android tablets available, but you do have options.
In Q3, Google ad revenues came to $37.09 billion, compared to $29.867 billion last quarter.
The social networker once again saw its daily number of active users surge, though not as much as the Street had been expecting.
The social networker benefitted from better-than-expected gains in users during the quarter.
Amazon crushed estimates on strong e-commerce revenue gains. As usual, AWS brought in the most operating income.
John Hancock customers can get Apple's latest wearable for as little as $25, if they're willing to share health data and stay active.
The case Nokia is making for empowering everyday enterprises — not just telcos — with 5G, is that their infrastructure will drive their productivity. Does that claim stand up under closer scrutiny? We asked economists.
Windows 10 test build 20246 removes some of the features Microsoft had been testing in the Dev Channel and adds a number of changes and fixes.
Google says hardware in embedded devices needs to improve to make possible a world of peel-and-stick sensors free of wall power and human maintenance.
AWS and New Relic said they will make it easier for developers to send telemetry data from AWS services to New Relic One.
While there is not much more than the S Pen offered in the Note 20 Ultra, the Galaxy Tab S7 Plus is the device to purchase if you want to optimize your work with the S Pen. Samsung also addressed most of the problems with the Tab S6 keyboard and this tablet is built for productivity.
Are you transitioning your on-premises workforce to a work-at-home powerhouse? Do you need to put a business phone on every desk, even if those desks are in the corner of a spare bedroom? If you're trying to replicate a traditional office phone PBX remotely, we have 12 recommendations that should get you talking.
Intervention could be detrimental to consumers and also have repercussions in the ongoing trade relations with China, experts say.
While Apple dominates Jason Squared's list of best technology products, Google and Amazon do make an appearance.
Technology company Otter.ai has brought live captions to Zoom calls, to help remote workers focus better.
Cypress Cove cores consist of Ice Lake's 10nm core architecture ported back to 14nm combined with Tiger Lake graphics.
Honeywell's quantum computer is available to enterprises via a cloud API, Microsoft Azure and channel partners Zapata Computing and Cambridge Quantum Computing.
Technologically, Marvell plans to combine its storage, networking, processor, and security portfolio, with Inphi's electro-optics interconnect platform.
Each subscriber gets eight or sixteen hours per month of dedicated time with Honeywell scientists to run algorithms on the trapped-ion hardware.
Tesla's Autopilot loses out in the Consumer Reports ratings over its handling of unresponsive drivers.
The Mako touchscreen monitor is a great portable, ultra-slim monitor that is stable on its stand, stylish to look at, and responsive.
Microsoft is adding the ability for customers to use their own data as a data type in Excel. Here's how this will work.
The company also made available the Workday Accounting Center, which is designed to ingest operational data, assign it attributes, and transform it into accounting.
IBM and AT&T will work together to help enterprises manage their applications hosted in hybrid cloud environments with IBM Cloud Satellite.
Getting stuff to the moon is hard. Turns out the trickier part might be unloading it.
The FBI, CISA, HHS warning comes two weeks after Microsoft's partial takedown of the Trickbot botnet.
Engineer by day and mobile gadgeteer by night, Matthew Miller -- aka Palmsolo -- has organized his office to serve these dual professional roles. Look, it's not clutter if it all serves a higher purpose.
The company, which has been among the winners during the COVID-19 pandemic, reported third quarter revenue of $767.4 million, up 96% from a year ago,
Silicon Valley investors are starting to turn towards ecological investments and to more diversity with female-led startups.
The company’s new offerings are designed with real-time protection and incident management in mind.
Whether a survivalist's taste of what's to come or a hobbyist's delight, 3D printing food at home is now possible.
The Spectre x360 15's outstanding features are its 15.6-inch screen and its distinctive styling. The bundled stylus and high-quality audio subsystem are plus points too, but battery life could be better.
Iranian group Phosphorus targeted officials, policy experts and academics attending two upcoming conferences.
Arguably the world's largest shopping event, Alibaba's 11.11 Global Shopping Festival will this year be spread across two days.
Microsoft's researchers are creating smart fabrics that can identify objects they come in contact with.
Agency says COVIDSafe works as is written on the label and that there is no intention to jettison the current app and start again.
Australian and New Zealand CIOs are more interested in investing in business intelligence and data analytics or artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Partnership will give the international hotel group access to Grab's "sizeable" customer base and integration with the latter's mobile platform across food delivery, payment, transport, loyalty programme, and advertising.
Inquiry to look into barriers and anti-competitive practices in repair markets, as well as the impact of digital rights management on third parties and consumers.
Digital transformation efforts, which are critical during the COVID-19 pandemic and new normal, need some work.
The company has still raised its profit outlook, however, due to strong performances from its gaming business.
Samsung saw profit increases in all three of its major businesses -- semiconductors, smartphones and consumer electronics -- in the third quarter.
Big Blue has been handed the multimillion-dollar contract for the ongoing development and support of the Standard Business Reporting platform.
He said he is 'pleased, proud, and rather confident' in the country's ability to cope with managing the transmission down to an extremely low level, including zero.
It has also acquired consultancy firm Blue Acorn iCi.
The company, however, was still able to spare AU$170 million to invest in technology infrastructure and AU$200 million in digital and data.
The photo collections site is seeing a rebound in brand advertising similar to Snap.
Company is hopeful business lost last quarter at other customers is coming back this quarter.
The duo has worked with 250 new customers so far on digital transformation projects.
The company continues to run its data centers as an essential facility during the pandemic.
New buyers are buying more in return visits, including more face masks.
The e-commerce company said Q3 revenue was $2.6 billion, up 25% from the same period last year.
The drive maker forecast revenue this quarter slightly higher than Wall Street’s expectations.
ServiceNow said subscription revenue was up 29% from a year ago to $1.07 billion.
"Latest and greatest" doesn't always make a device your best buy. Today's phones are capable of lasting a couple of years without little compromise, and Matt Miller found a few select older models that you should consider.
Microsoft's Cloud for Healthcare builds on Azure, Microsoft 365, Dynamics 365 and the Power Platform and is designed to deal with both structured and unstructured health data.
Now that Windows 10 20H2 has started rolling out, what comes next? Windows 10X in the spring and Windows 10 20H2 with some big UI changes in the fall?
Understanding the macro trends shaping technology, the economy, and society as a whole is the first step for any business seeking to survive -- let alone thrive--— as they navigate a series of crises. Businesses must plan for the future, not a return to the past.
Updates include new capabilities in the Intersight Workload Optimizer, which is meant to simplify application resources management.
Here are ZDNet's top picks for affordable, useful gadgets and tech accessories that would make great gifts this year.
Microsoft's Windows OEM Pro business was down 22 percent in its first fiscal 2021 quarter, but its Windows consumer business was strong. What's going on?
PC makers face their biggest competitive threat ever in Apple Silicon Macs. The ARM/Android model hasn't worked for phone makers. Will the Wintel model work any better against a respected global brand with high-quality products and immense resources?
Blood oxygen measurement is a popular term today with Apple's introduction of it on the Apple Watch. The affordable Amazfit Band 5 supports this sensor, heart rate, menstrual tracking, and more.
Leading UK communications provider BT has signed up its second alternative 5G network vendor.
When it comes to a Linux distribution that explores the outer limits of what Linux can do, Fedora should be your distro.
The integration is meant to make it easier for designers to export and preview Adobe XD voice prototypes to Google Assistant devices.
The US Federal Communications Commission makes up to $9bn available to close the digital divide in rural America.
Want to avoid having your online accounts hacked? Enable two-factor authentication, a crucial security measure that requires an extra step when signing in to high-value services. In this post, I explain how to set up 2FA and which accounts to focus on first.
Adobe's Flash Player will be gone forever on Windows 10 after this update is installed.
Led by real estate group CapitaLand and an investment of up to SG$10 million, the Smart Urban Co-Innovation Lab aims to support 200 companies in the country over the next three years and has roped in 30 industry players, including AWS, Microsoft, and Schneider Electric.
Global finance ministers have a view to reaching a global and consensus-based solution by mid-next year.
Prices for 12/1Mbps plans will be pegged 'irrespective' of what else happens.
Full functionality was originally expected by April 2021.
The number of complaints to the TIO is now at its highest level for five quarters.
Service NSW says it's focused on 'human-centred design'.
Microsoft officials said Teams is now being used by more than 115 million daily active users, up from 75 million in late April.
Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey warned in written testimony proposed changes to the Communications Decency Act could destroy free expression.
Is it time to cut the cord and cancel your cable TV subscription in 2020?
Stewart, who left The Daily Show in 2015, will be both on-air anchor and also executive producer.
Developers take note. The next version of Linux you should target for your hardware will be the Linux 5.10 kernel.
Commercial cloud revenue for Microsoft is now approaching a $61 billion annual revenue run rate.
The cloud services provider reported third quarter revenue of $793 million, up 12% from a year ago.
By an overwhelming margin, respondents to our latest ZDNet poll agree with the government's decision to file antitrust charges against Google. But how to cure the problem is another story. And just what does Buffy the Vampire Slayer have to do with all this?
Google also launches a course that teaches developers how to avoid apps getting suspended for WebView spam.
For a lucky few users, Starlink is starting to bring them fast internet from the skies.
Microsoft is inching closer to launching its promised vertical tabs option for its Chromium-based Edge browser.
The deal aims to help Shopify merchants reach TikTok's younger audience, while also expanding TikTok's portfolio of business services.
Software giant says it is establishing its first cloud data centre region in Taiwan, where it also will make "a significant investment" to help develop digital skills for 200,000 individuals by 2024.
AMD and Xilinx have big plans for the data center and hope to turn out better than the Intel-Altera deal. Here's a look at how the parts come together.
BI technology is very mature, to a point of being commoditized. As a result, independent vendors cannot withstand pricing pressure and need to find alternatives, such as being acquired.
The Qualcomm Immersive Home Platform is designed to deploy gigabit-speed wireless throughout the home.
Zero Trust adoption has begun accelerating in the Asia Pacific. Here’s how you can get started.
Researchers have designed a new material for OLED displays that could seriously boost image quality, particularly in VR headsets.
While Google deserves slack for a later start and stronger competitors to Pixel, Microsoft's Surface business has grown to a point where it is pushing up against the sweet spot of the PC market.
QWERTY slider now comes with more RAM, storage and OS options, but is still powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835.
I've developed a new philosophy with content streaming. I only dread one day at a time!
Over 15,000 consumers and business buyers weigh in on the future of customer engagement in Salesforce's fourth edition of the State of the Connected Customer global research report.
After weeks of speculation, AMD confirmed Tuesday that it will acquire programmable chip maker Xilinx in an all-stock deal valued at $35 billion.
5G is available in the US and you may think you have to pay a premium to pick up a phone to take advantage of these networks. TCL is offering a very compelling Android smartphone for just $399.99 with Sub-6 and mmWave network support on Verizon.
Amazon to make the Fire tablet the center of your smart home. (Update to include compatibility list)
The cloud platform that promotes itself as a real-time indexing database is tripling its funding with a Series B round and is adding a new virtual private cloud option for its customers.
Salesforce's 4th State of the Connected Customer report outlines some of the moving parts for enterprises grappling with COVID-19 and shifting consumer expectations.
Zoom has kicked off end-to-end encryption for its mobile and desktop apps. Phase one of the encryption rollout doesn't include meetings via a web browser.
Most IT departments said the transition to supporting a home-based workforce due to COVID-19 has been far from smooth.
Fry cooks despair: After a successful pilot, White Castle to expand robotic line cook concept.
With their segment still largely untapped by current players, majority of small and midsize businesses in Singapore are optimistic digital banks will bring down overall cost of banking and improve service efficiencies.
Chrome 86, released earlier this month, comes with a secret Read Later feature.
The Australian Digital Health Agency's annual report also revealed how COVID-19 caused delays to a number of its projects.
The 30% fee applied to in-app purchases as well as a virtual monopoly in many significant verticals by Google has incensed Indian entrepreneurs.
Sweet mercy, has the past decade not happened?
The company is the first among South Korean tech firms to gain a licence from the US government.
As part of a response to a cyber breach from earlier this year.
After scrapping its AU$92 million processing system, a tender has been published for the new Commonwealth-wide permissions capability that will focus initially on the simple visa type.
As company begins upgrading fibre-to-the-node connections around the country.
Various reports have estimated the company could raise over $34.4 billion.
CEO also compares NBN capacity charge to completing laps of Mount Panorama stuck in second gear.
All of the company's new Pixel and Nest products were designed with some sort of recycled material this year.
Hacker returned $2.5 million while Harvest Finance authors put out a $100,000 reward for anyone who can return the rest of the funds.
Enterprise chief at Telstra leaves, as his replacement's replacement flies in from Jetstar.
If you use a mouse or trackpad with your iPad and spend a lot of time in Microsoft Office, you’re going to love this.
The cloud communications as a service provider says it now has 208,000 active customer accounts, up from 172,000 in Q3 2019.
The vendor of network traffic management and security software reported said it sees plenty of growth to come in its cloud-based offerings.
There is a growing majority of online shoppers this holiday season, as website traffic skyrocketed during COVID-19, with the most fervent shoppers leading the change toward mobile-first.
Whether you're working from home, operating a side gig, or starting up a small business, a web presence is a must. We take a look at some of the best web hosting providers and help you understand how to choose the right one for your particular needs.
A public preview of Microsoft's Lobe app is available for Windows and Mac users, and enables them to training and store machine-learning models locally on their machines.
Microsoft is adding more functionality to its Update Compliance to give admins more information on some Windows 10 feature update blockers. Next up: A way to block the blockers.
The joint offering is a combination of the Adobe Experience Cloud, the C3 AI Suite and Microsoft Dynamics 365.
Employees are concerned companies won’t adequately protect their health if they return to the office according to a new study
A bright 13.9-inch touchscreen with minimal bezels, Intel's latest 11th-generation processor and a good keyboard make this stylish laptop a pleasure to use.
Nex Computer continues to release products that help make today's powerful smartphones the central computer of your life. This latest model adds a touchscreen panel, reduces the bezel size, and increases the size of the trackpad.
SAP plans to move its customers to cloud-based models at the expense of licensing. The result is short-term pain through 2022.
Board designer Dominic Plunkett recently provided a deep-dive into the work that went into designing Raspberry Pi's latest Compute Module 4.
An upgrade five years in the making now allows Roboat II to carry passengers.
Companies and C-level leaders will tackle kinks in AI head on in 2021, not because they want to but because they have to.
They're not new and they're not very easy to find, but if you want an iPhone that runs iOS 13 or 14 for under $200, we can help you get your hands on one.
According to Forrester, remote work, support of remote business, recessionary pressures, new digital muscles for employees and customers, and pandemic constraints will force millions of pragmatic automations to production levels in 2021.
OnePlus rolled out its annual T-series phone and while it has a lot in common with the two OnePlus 8 phones, there are a few modifications that make it a compelling smartphone.
The key to personal and professional success is simple: Tune in to your customers and turn down the noise. The path to deep understanding begins with deep and active listening.
The Vankyo 520W projector is a nice portable projector with a decent-sized screen.
So, you want a great job in technology? The Linux Foundation and Edx HR survey shows your best move will be to polish up your Linux and open-source skills.
The iPhone 12 is made of two slabs of glass. The ground is hard. What happens when they both meet thanks to gravity?
The two UK regions build out Oracle's government cloud services with guarantees that data and metadata stays within country borders.
For years, set_fs() has been known to cause trouble - and now it's finally gone.
If they don’t listen to us, do they deserve it?
Your company might not be in any rush to get its people back into the office, but home workers are suffering from burnout and 'Zoom fatigue'. Executives must think now about how to keep workers engaged as the WFH experiment continues.
Start-up boost keeps core Edge processes running in the background so that it launches more quickly.
This car transforms into a walking robot for a truly all-terrain vehicle.
Government sets aside SG$49 million ($36.05 million) to support R&D efforts in low-carbon energy technologies such as hydrogen, and kicks off an initiative to pilot a lithium-ion battery energy storage system on a "floating" lab.
Corning's Evolv Hardened Connectivity Solutions with Pushlok Technology are fiber connectors that take up less space and money so more 5G small cells can be rolled out.
A new report calls on public services to rethink their digital transformation from the bottom up.
Epik says the decision “simply defies logic” and has suggested the move is political, not financial.
SAP is feeling the effect of “uneven” economic recovery and new COVID-19 lockdowns.
Vietnam's economy is still growing rapidly, and it has big tech ambitions, but some factors work against it being a safe environment for investors.
Meanwhile, UniSA is using VR technology to teach skills to children with intellectual disabilities.
The acquisition can now only be closed on November 3 at the earliest.
Here's the list of 1,156 sites you won't be able to open in Internet Explorer anymore.
Slovak Republic, Bulgaria, Kosovo, and North Macedonia sign up to US initiative to only use 'trusted' telco equipment suppliers.
Remember the bad old days of needing to scan phone specifications to note supported spectrum bands? They're back.
Chairman Lee Kun-hee built Samsung Electronics into a global giant in tech and electronics.
You'd think carriers would want all customers to upgrade to the latest models. Not, it seems, AT&T.
There are times when corporations lose their temper. Well, they're people too. In Microsoft's case, it's people and politics that are driving the company crazy.
Apple released the iPhone 12 with new color options and instead of covering it up with a case, you can add some basic protection with an ultra thin Totallee case.
Digital transformation, DevOps and delivery mechanisms now front and center for software teams. And unexpected effect: bursts in productivity.
I've only had 24 hours with the new Apple iPhone 12, but there are several aspects of it that may finally keep one in my hands for longer than a month.
Airlines have been making quiet mutterings about business travel improving and loud noises about Zoom's inadequacies. Suddenly, a brutal truth from a powerful figure.
Facebook said an effort by NYU to track who is shown what political ads violates Facebook's rules against bulk data collection.
Main target of the takedown was the youtube-dl project, a Python library that had amassed more than 72k stars on GitHub and was used in many YouTube video ripping tools and services.
The expectation is to train 5,5 million people in areas such as data science, cloud and artificial intelligence until 2023.
US imposes sanctions against Russia's Central Scientific Research Institute of Chemistry and Mechanics (CNIIHM).
The Zenfox T3-3CH triple channel dash cam has front, interior, and rear cameras for peace of mind.
PARC's contract calls for up to 10,000 more compact drifters to compile data about oceans and environmental and human impacts.
Apple recently updated some of its iPad models. Follow along as we break Apple's tablet lineup down.
Members of the Armed Forces form the majority of the board of the body responsible for enforcing the data protection rules.
Microsoft has unveiled a new open-source "matrix" that hopes to identify all the existing attacks that threaten the security of machine learning applications.
With the election window closing, phishing groups are striking the iron while it's hot.
Two veterans of the analytics and integration space are coming together. But can Tibco truly integrate IBI, and finally do so with its numerous other acquisitions from the last 10 years?
The United States Department of Justice is taking Google to court, alleging that the search giant is violating antitrust law. Do you think they’re right?
Ubuntu 20.10 on Raspberry Pi now comes with the full Linux desktop and, believe it or not, support for clouds.
In 2021, future fit technology is the CIO's ticket to success. Seize the day and drive a future filled with promise, not peril, in the face of unprecedented change.
Microsoft confirms Windows 10 'Reset This PC' feature problems on some hardware running Windows 10 version 2004.
The worst of the bugs is an uncontrolled search path issue with severe, exploitable consequences.
Retrofitting existing equipment may be a viable path to short-term autonomy on the job site.
Microsoft Teams gains a Salesforce integration just like the Salesforce CRM app for Microsoft's enterprise chat rival Slack.
Huawei has launched an impressive-looking range of high-end Mate-series smartphones. But the US technology ban continues to cast a long shadow over the Chinese company's operations.
Reports of potential dealings have surfaced after PayPal confirmed future support for cryptocurrency.