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The world's largest malware botnet will become extinct by April after today's coordinated takedown and planned clean-up operations.
Notable great picks would be Jim Whitehurst of IBM, or Simon Segars of ARM, but a less obvious pick such as Okta’s Alvina Antar could set the company in new directions.
Esri is making the core data and services that provide the infrastructure for ArcGIS available to developers through APIs and web frameworks.
The car manufacturer announced a collaboration with Honeywell to find quantum answers to its real-world optimization problems.
Machine learning applications understand the world through vectors. Pinecone, a specialized cloud database for vectors, has secured significant investment from the people who brought Snowflake to the world. Could this be the next big thing?
With RISE with SAP, the company is taking more control of the customer relationship as well as establishing a long-term engagement revolving around transformation.
Students are the hungry test subjects as food delivery robots proofed on campuses.
The NCA says these schemes have already led to the theft of over £78 million.
Elasticsearch’s moving the core of its stack from Apache 2 to a more restricted license once again brought forth the question of whether open source databases have a future. But maybe we shouldn’t get so hung up on licenses.
Wonder Woman 1984 helped bring in subscribers, but that’s not enough to offset COVID-19.
The displays on Samsung's new Galaxy S21 devices are the company's most intelligent so far as they incorporate hardware and software to optimise the experience for each consumer from refresh rates to blue light emission, a company executive says.
What happens when the war for the brightest minds becomes a college course?
The US resident pretended to be an expert on investing in cryptocurrencies.
Vaccine management has become a hot category in enterprise software. Salesforce's Vaccine Cloud replaces Work.com for Vaccines.
Google brings Web Authentication aka 'WebAuthn' to Chrome OS version 88.
Microsoft tests its new way of delivering feature updates through the Microsoft Store.
Take a trip down technology memory lane, with the Web Masters podcast series exploring the history of the internet through stories of its innovators.
The group has been criticized for “funding” organized crime.
Looking at the politics rather than just the technology of ‘the next big thing’, this book tries to ask who has the right to annotate the world.
Largest of the US chipmaker's assembly and test sites, Intel Products Vietnam had shipped more than 2 billion units last year and saw enhancements made to its manufacturing capabilities of Intel's 5G, 10th Gen Core, and Core with hybrid technology.
The vulnerability, named "Baron Samedit," impacts most Linux distributions today.
Hike says its super app concept didn't work because of network effects of overseas players like WhatsApp. Yet, an opportunity that laid within arm's reach could have changed its fortunes.
Opposition is building against the ethically dubious practice of predictive or algorithmic policing, but in Australia and elsewhere it's something that the cops just don't want to talk about.
Telstra said the training will help staff "apply innovative, cloud-first thinking".
The order comes seven years after the legal action against the Australian government for leaking details of nearly 10,000 asylum seekers first commenced.
Credit licences accessed with Accellion identified as the weak point.
Elsewhere, Twitter has acquired newsletter startup Revue.
Trust plays an important role in consumers' willingness to share their personal data, but trust will erode if businesses continue to be given wider access to personal data and Singaporeans do not feel empowered to safeguard their own cyber hygiene.
Demand has outstripped AMD’s ability to deliver new Radeon graphics chips and cards and the industry overall is also in short-supply.
Generally, 28GHz signals have low diffraction, which means it is difficult for them to be available indoors, the company explained.
Microsoft turned in strong results across just about every part of its business in Q2 FY'21, thanks to spending growth across its customer base.
According to ARK INVEST analyst firm, Tesla is three to four years ahead of all autonomous electrical vehicle competitors.
AMD's first-quarter revenue forecast of $3.1 billion to $3.3 billion is as much as six hundred million higher than analysts' expectations.
CEO Satya Nadella said digital transformation and cloud demand drove results for Microsoft. Indeed, Azure revenue growth was up 50% in the second quarter.
F5's shares dropped about six percent in late trading.
T.I. pointed to rebound in chips for automobiles.
Fixes come after Apple patched another set of three zero-days last November.
Twitter data is being used to research everything from COVID-19 attitudes and perceptions, public discourse and climate change opinions.
iOS 14.4, iPadOS 14.4, TVOS 14.4, and WatchOS 7.3 are now official.
A wave of internet connectivity problems washed over the United States' East Coast.
The Annke CZ400 PoE security camera is a good, solid camera that gives excellent coverage of your space -- without the need for mains power.
It’s tempting to blame the social media machine for having enabled the insurrection against the US Capitol, or perhaps laying waste to our society. But is it the hammer or the nail here?
Google's discontinuation of its biggest home speaker could be just another example of product pruning, but it also speaks to the progress smaller screens are making in the market.
For some people, it's apparently easier to manage your own browser than port some web forms from Flash to HTML.
The Qualcomm playbook for the automotive industry rhymes with its plans for IoT, artificial intelligence and compute.
Researchers explore how ‘ghost’ accounts can become targets for threat actors.
Airlines stand out for delivering the best customer care on Twitter – despite increase in enquiries during 2020.
Veritas NetBackup 9 is aimed at multi-cloud and OpenStack deployments and Fortnet's FortiXDR is designed to automate cyberattack response.
The new Fuse 1 device is a selective laser sintering (SLS) 3D printer, a system used predominantly for its ability to print strong, functional prototypes and end-use parts.
Google changed the rules on the Chromium browser's APIs and Linux distributors are taking different approaches on what to do with the open-source browser.
The EC5x series is a mobile computer designed to work across multiple industries and have a form factor that rhymes with a consumer smartphone
Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg said 5G is expanding beyond mobile use cases and the company aims to "create new opportunities for growth across multiple industries."
It's a minor change to Chrome, but still a privacy improvement when you're sharing your desktop screen while remote working.
Google and Microsoft update spreadsheet apps to create a faster scrolling experience.
Apple shuffles around its top engineers and hints as at a new project amid rumors it's working on a car.
There are a variety of different ways to install Kali Linux, choosing the best one for your situation can make the process much easier. Here is a rundown of the possibilities.
Go on a walk and listen to stories from celebrities.
A consortium of companies including Accenture will be studying alternatives to sell Dataprev and Serpro
Country's first commercial driverless bus services will run two routes at Singapore Science Park 2 and Jurong Island over a three-month pilot, during which data will be collected to assess the viability of the on-demand service as well as passenger safety and service reliability.
Founding members include the W3C, Google, Microsoft, Mozilla, Samsung Coil, and Igalia
Microsoft's Kurt DelBene is retiring from the company at the end of its current fiscal year and won't be replaced.
Majority of IT leaders in recent survey concerned about being left behind. Can microservices, containers, service meshes pave the way to digital transformation quickly and safely?
The Thinkware F200 Pro is a really nice unobtrusive dash cam that will alert you to potential dangers, keep your speed as it should be and warn you if your attention starts to wander.
If cloud-based servers don't meet all of your storage needs, consider a NAS solution. We selected a handful of devices that passed our reliability torture tests and offer superior usability and feature sets.
The UK's Information Commissioner urged businesses to prepare for the possibility of a no-adequacy decision.
In a new ad that some might find slightly sneaky, Redmond tries to explain why the Surface Pro 7 is far, far better than Apple's sad little machine,
NCR plans to use the deal to accelerate its as-a-service strategy and non-hardware revenue.
According to ServiceNow, the company is looking to help solve the last mile challenge of vaccine management including distribution, administration and monitoring
The deal gives Taboola an “implied” valuation of $2.6 billion.
The demise of the Google(x) moonshot leaves the future of stratospheric internet access in doubt.
Augmented Reality finds one killer app in driving business revenue through virtual shopping experiences
Learn how to extract and utilize data like a pro. Your business will thank you.
SpaceX now lets businesses and government agencies share a payload to space.
Technology companies have set ambitious goals for themselves, but more needs to be done if they are to make good on their promises.
The court case claims an engineer swiped files and then tried to delete the evidence.
Jewellery firm Pandora built a new digital hub for its engineering and data-science talent. That space has created a whole new way of working.
Microsoft adds a handy feature between Outlook and Teams that it probably should have included from the outset.
Google is rolling out a new look for its mobile app; here's what it looks like.
It’s cute, but are we ready to accept the help of robots instead of humans?
Investment in remote working, education, and business transformation are tipped as reasons for recovery.
Maintainer recommends if users want an open source browser that isn't 'hobbled', they should use Firefox.
The company attributes the growth to increased market demand for cloud infrastructure, enterprise applications, and digital workplace.
The group paid just under $120 million in total income tax for the period to 26 September 2020.
Indian telco giant Jio posts $1.2 billion in EBITDA.
Over 30,000 volunteer firefighters will get access to the state-wide training program.
Surveillance apps, sanitiser, and space. This is the office environment of 2021.
A bewilderingly hilarious job interview faux-pas shows why returning to the office won't be easy.
Web developer and digital design jobs are on the rise. This 14-course training bundle will teach you how to secure one.
Prosecutors said the technician accessed more than 200 customer CCTV systems on more than 9,600 occasions to spy on them getting naked and engaging in sexual activity.
VoiceHub from Sensory lets anyone add a Natural Language user interface to (almost) anything
TimeRepublik, is on a mission is to foster an ecosystem whereby members provide services in exchange for service credits. This is digital bartering at its best, helping the global community
This app offers a quick and easy way to test your iPhone's hardware, sensors, and components.
Amazon Web Services, however, isn't the only one who dislikes Elastic's move to relicense Elasticsearch under the non-open-source Server Side Public License.
Michel Temer will be working towards ensuring the Chinese firm's participation in the local market for next-generation 5G wireless networks.
Microsoft and Google are engaged in a pitched battle to win over your business with suites of cloud-based productivity software and services. Here's a look at the many different editions of Microsoft 365 and Google Workspace, along with what you can expect to pay for each one.
The deal ends on Feb. 25, 2021.
Microsoft and SAP are committing again this year to expanding their strategic partnership, but this time involving Microsoft Teams.
We explain the differences and discuss the best options available for home setups and remote working.
Here are examples of further channel trends we can expect to see this year.
Last year, we were surprised with trackpad support in a routine iPadOS update. I have high hopes for what Apple can surprise iPad users with this year.
Unclear if political trolling or actual fear.
Stuff to make our home smarter is often more useful when we're not at home.
Even if Gelsinger can fix Intel’s manufacturing problems, many believe the company will continue to trail Taiwan Semiconductor in the company’s overall ability.
Companies are receiving emails from cyber-criminals threatening large DDoS attacks unless a ransom is paid. Some groups are delivering on their threats.
It's one thing to release a fine phone. It's quite another to get people excited about it. Samsung appears to be struggling.
If you manage pick up an Nvidia RTX3080 graphics cards, what other parts do you want to build yourself a great gaming system?
Samsung just took the wraps off its latest Galaxy S21 Ultra device and the unique S Pen function in the Note line has been matched. Can the new S series take the crown as best Samsung Galaxy for the enterprise?
Opinion: Jessica Rosenworcel, who's been pro-net neutrality for years, has been named the Federal Communications Commission's acting chairwoman.
Want to try the iPhone 12's new MagSafe tech but not sure where to start? We'll show you some of our favorite accessories thus far.
This bundle features 8 expert-led courses that will help you earn Cisco and CompTIA certifications to jumpstart your cybersecurity career.
Microsoft reveals its approach to watching your passwords without actually viewing them. But you'll need to sign in for it to work.
It seems likely that Apple is preparing to dump the Lightning port from future iPhones. But what happens to those billions of accessories?
Ransomware gang publishes stolen data after Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) refuses to pay ransom - as agency confirms operations remain disrupted.
The companies mentioned are considered “misleading” or impersonators of genuine businesses.
Experts predict the biggest trends ahead for the region.
Microsoft releases an array of Windows 10 updates and fixes across a number of versions.
Many businesses are struggling due to the pandemic but there are ways to survive losing your largest client. It might only be a temporary setback if you have a bounce-back plan.
Unlike most security cameras, the Homam indoor security camera has no monthly fees and no cloud storage.
The billionaire may be betting on carbon capture technologies to combat climate change.
But its chair Rod Sims who is unsure if threats to pull news respectively from their platforms down under will be followed through when the code becomes law.
The social media platform says it'll be a way for users to keep up to date with information during natural disasters and emergencies.
NBN, Concerotel, and Zetifi pick up grants to test ways to make calling better for the bush.
The social media giant, like Google, said it would have presented a timely voluntary code.
The internet balloon venture will be no more.
Search giant's local managing director said the company has assessed the impact of the legislation and come to the conclusion it would be an untenable risk for its Australian operations.
The Director of National Parks said using drones could be a cheaper and more accurate alternative than current methods.
Gelsinger said it's likely Intel will expand use of outside facilities for some manufacturing. "Overall, we're on a very good path now," said Gelsinger.
Storage, flexibility, quality recording, and easy installation are some of the important factors to consider when deciding on a work-safe security system. Our top picks for commercial properties will help secure the workplace for small and large businesses alike.
Seagate chief executive Dave Mosley said the company saw strong customer demand for its mass capacity products.
IBM said that total cloud revenue was $7.5 billion, up 10%, and Red Hat sales were up 19%.
The chip giant said demand “remains very strong.” It is the company's last report under CEO Bob Swan as he passes the baton to Pat Gelsinger.
United Airlines argues that 2021 will be a transition year that will help it emerge stronger and more innovative. Here are a few IT projects to watch.
BitDegree is an online learning platform that offers interactive courses for digital skills, and it's currently offering 8 hours of study material on AWS.
The Bluetti AC50S portable power station has everything you need when the power goes out at home, or in your office.
The traditional automotive retail model is undergoing a rapid transformation that is more decentralized and digital. The automotive industry must adopt a retail approach to improving the customer experience.
Is it overpriced hype, or do we actually like it?
Microsoft is rolling out to mainstream users version 88 of its Chromium-based Edge browser. Here are some of the new features finally making it into that release.
Facebook's Oversight Board will now have the ultimate say on whether the permanent suspension of the former president's accounts should be upheld.
Teespring account passwords were not released.
These are ZDNet's top picks for Wi-Fi routers suitable for home offices and remote working.
Whether you like a gentle, clear, and organized introduction to a new technology or a fire-hose brain-dump of useful nuggets, we have some video training options for you. Fusion 360 can be hard to learn. The courses we're pointing you to make the barrier of entry much easier to leap over.
IBM researchers achieved better simulation of molecules that could be used to design new materials, without the need for more qubits.
The SolarWinds hackers put in "painstaking planning" to avoid being detected on the networks of hand-picked targets.
Is Moodbeam a demonstration of human sensitivity? Or a typical tech alternative to simple human communication?
Despite the Sophos report ousting the MrbMiner group today, the botnet is expected to continue to operate with impunity.
A Mozilla engineer explains why Firefox has opted for error messages instead of Chrome programmatically installing Apple's Rosetta emulator for its new Arm-based Macs.
Correllium has managed the difficult trick of getting Linux running natively on Apple's new M1-powered Mac Mini in record time.
New version 4 of the BI + big data platform is based on Spark and Parquet, leverages machine learning and is optimized for cloud storage. It's available on the Azure Marketplace now and coming to the AWS Marketplace soon.
The same goes for iPads, Macs, MacBooks, Apple Watches, and most other gadgets.
The report claims that this will be "far more expensive than those from rivals," and "niche" and that Apple may only sell one per day per retail store.
As airlines struggle during pandemic, electric aviation development is booming.
A mistake on the part of the cyberattackers led to their discovery -- and that of the data they pillaged.
Raspberry Pi releases the Pi Pico and is partnering with Arduino and Adafruit to expand the ecosystem around Raspberry Pi's own silicon.
This transparent, open-source, end-to-end encrypted chat alternative offers a bare-bones user experience and many integration options for IT departments to build on.
Estonia is leading the way in developing digital vaccine certifications, but the biggest headache has nothing to do with technology.
The cloud-based platform will give job seekers access to a self-navigation tool, online job board, and training modules.
The AU$1 million kitty will be spread across nine initiatives.
As it believes such a regime would be the catalyst for blockchain uptake in Australia.
But the same group also denies there is a connection between democracy and money.
Former Google exec Anthony Levandowski got a surprise pardon from the outgoing president. But what of his Church of Artificial Intelligence? I decided to investigate.
Some 84 million Brazilians are using services delivered online, according to government figures.
More rules are needed to make sure companies don't use algorithms to harm consumer rights.
NSA: Obsolete encryption provides a false sense of security.
AI chips, MLOps, and ethics. Knowledge, and Graphs. COVID-19 as a mixed bag for technological progress and adoption
The business-model war between open-source software vendors and cloud providers heats up with Elastic taking on Amazon Web Services.
Microsoft's director of identity security is urging customers to do some security house cleaning: deploy multi factor authentication and tighten up permissions on user and vendor accounts.
Mozilla shoves new Firefox button down users' throat via silent update, without an option of disabling it.
Whether you're browsing the web, playing games, editing video, or carrying out heavy workstation workloads, RAM can make the difference between the job being slow and tedious or fast and snappy.
Ransomware attacks are proving even more lucrative for cyber criminals as even organisations which can restore from backups are paying ransom demands to prevent further damage.
This mesh wi-fi router offers 4G LTE broadband as either a primary or secondary backup internet connection. It's a good 802.11ac (WiFi 5) router, but we'd like to see an 802.11ax (WiFi 6) version.
I've been riding electric scooters for a few years and the new Slidgo X8 solves a few issues I've experienced in the past while still being available for a reasonable price.
In response to complaints about Red Hat's latest plans for CentOS Linux, Red Hat will start offering no-cost Red Hat Enterprise Linux for small production workloads and customer development teams.
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.
Developing Eastern European countries fear the worst after witnessing attacks elsewhere.
FAA okays first-ever autonomous commercial drone use without a human operator on-site.
Matches lead victims not to love, but to fake money-making apps, instead.
It's free to download but with a Sharepoint catch.
Another SG$30 million ($22.57 million) has been added to a fund dedicated to fuelling the development and adoption of 5G products and services in the country, with financial help provided to more companies including small and midsize businesses.
Company is open to "all possibilities" for mobile operation.
The solution will track a car throughout its sales history, clamping down on mileage tampering and fraud.
Some 65% of businesses in the region have adopted at least one Asian-made technology product, with another 72% describing vendors from the region as better providers for their understanding of the "Asian mindset", reveals Alibaba Cloud survey.
Chinese hackers are gathering passenger details from airlines across the world to track high-value targets' movements.
Tells the review into Australia's Privacy Act that expanding the 'toggles of control' to individuals could affect the ability of a business to earn revenue and create 'consent fatigue' for the consumer.
The low-orbit satellite will be used to support improvement of state emergency, environment, water monitoring, and bushfire mitigation services.
The latest iteration can detect and identify more concepts, as well as provide more detailed descriptions.
Respectively calling it 'one-sided' and 'unworkable', while Twitter has raised its own concerns with the Bill as the companies prepare to face future implications of any agreement.
Naver will secure 160 million monthly users for its content business through the acquisition.
The company's 500 Singapore-based employees will also have the option to work remotely 90% of the time.
Tim Berners-Lee says requiring a charge for a link on the web blocks an important aspect of the value of web content.
State information commissioners also back OAIC's request to remove exemptions, such as for political parties, from the Privacy Act.
An ACMA investigation found the retailer sent more than 42 million emails that did not feature an easy unsubscribe function.
A third service, customizable product search, is in private beta.
HP pledged Kurtoglu will oversee a “renewed commitment to cutting-edge research and innovation.”
Netflix says it no longer sees a need to borrow to finance ongoing operations, given that it is generating more cash than previously expected.
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Logitech continues to benefit from the shift to remote work and online learning, reporting (once again) explosive sales growth across its product line.
Besides removing Flash, Google has also removed support for FTP links (ftp://) as well.
Survey finds widespread adoption of low-code and no-code approaches. However, IT still needs to be a full partner.
Brave users will now be able to seamlessly access ipfs:// links.