Breaking a SHA-1-generated SSH authentication key now costs roughly $50,000, putting high-profile remote servers at risk of attacks.
Normally, Torvalds would pop into his local Fry's. But in these pandemic times, he ordered everything from Amazon. Here's the complete list of parts.
The Linux creator recently announced he'd upgraded his main PC to a speedy AMD Threadripper 3970x-based processor. But a computer is more than a CPU. In an exclusive conversation, Torvalds talked about what's what with his latest system.
If you can't afford an iPad, Lenovo has a new 10.3-inch Android tablet for $250 with a charging dock and speakers.
Issues such as lack of connectivity among the poorest populations have become evident during the crisis, according to new research.
The deal is only available for a limited time for ZDNet readers.
The same core Task Manager app that David Plummer wrote in 1994 still ships with Windows 10 today.
2020 will be the year that forever changed the adoption trajectory of digital commerce. We have witnessed 10 years of increased use of e-commerce in the past three months. Visual e-commerce, a combination of augmented reality (AR) and 3D rendering will further improve the user experience, accelerating the use and benefits of digital commerce.
Azure continues to be Microsoft's golden goose and beat growth forecasts.
Other updates the Splunk platform include improvements in mobile device management and in real-time stream processing
Google makes it easier to change settings with a new quick settings menu.
Breakthrough neurological study may change minds on the value of virtual museums.
The Chromebook Flip C436 is a visually pleasing, solidly made and ergonomic Chromebook -- but it's also one of the most expensive.
According to a global survey from AppDynamics, most IT professionals are concerned about the long-term impact of their current digital transformation initiatives.
Raking in $17 million in its latest fund raising, GoBear will be looking to build up a "full-fledged financial services platform" and tap an estimated base of 300 million in the region who remain underserved by existing market offerings.
Online learning never seemed so seamless for the Melbourne-based university.
'Googlers' will get $1,000 to make work from home life more accommodating.
The Australian food delivery rider had worked with Deliveroo for three years before his contract was terminated.
It is the company's smallest OLED TV to date.
The US President also accused Twitter of 'stifling free speech'.
Australia's scientific research organisation has launched a AU$4 million satellite herd-tracking program.
The ACCC is sticking to the July 1 deadline for the sharing of financial services data.
In the midst of all of this economic chaos and sickness and death, NASA is business as usual. That's too bad. If we can cancel our lives, and sports, and everything else, we can end our manned space program
Microsoft's new task tracker may not have as profound a market impact as its Slack competitor, but its winning functionality will have broad appeal.
A team of researchers has managed to run 3D models from the moment that the comet hit the surface of the Earth, until the 110-mile wide crater was fully formed.
International rules needed to clamp down on hackers targeting healthcare – and risking lives during the Covid-19 pandemic
We asked our readers and social networking followers what features they wanted to see. Their answers might surprise you.
Country's government is setting aside more than SG$500 million ($288.26 million) to facilitate local businesses in their digital transformation efforts, specifically, the adoption of e-payments, e-invoicing, as well as advanced digital tools.
Wipro kept its main campuses open during the COVID-19 pandemic. Using the Wipro kitchens, it served over two million meals. The president of Wipro talks about how companies can navigate safely in a post-pandemic world.
The digital operations management company is rolling out new AIOps products aimed at the many organizations now trying to lower IT costs while speeding up their digital transformations.
If you want to make the most of your sales pipeline, customer relationship management software allows your business to monitor customer interactions, track deal progress, and analyze financial performance.
Don't blame Microsoft's war on open source all on Steve Ballmer, says former Windows boss Steven Sinofsky.
Arm roles out new CPU, GPU and NPU products, as well as a new program to customize products for greater performance.
Fact or fiction? That's not always an easy question to answer. Incomplete knowledge, context and bias typically come into play. In the nascent domain of scientific fact checking, things are complicated.
In this four-course bundle, you'll learn tips and tricks from some of the most persuasive people on the web.
New data shows how mobile app usage has evolved over the months of lockdown.
Work from home - aka WFH - should give employees their autonomy, not extend the company's authority into their private space. It should also give the company the opportunity to discontinue the use of the word "remote". Let's re-brand WFH to "Working From Here".
Advent says the pandemic has resulted in “material” changes at Forescout. The company disagrees.
The world is learning that the big web companies have too much power and too little accountability. They are now utilities, essential to people's daily lives, and should be regulated as such. An easy place to start: Amazon Web Services. Here's why.
Raspberry Pi Foundation is almost ready to deliver a fix for Raspberry Pi 4's lack of support for USB mass storage boot.
For ten years this mobile observatory has flown high above earth on a modified Boeing.
The lawsuit aims to secure up to £2,000 per impacted customer.
With Zoom's first quarter earnings on deck it's worth considering how much the company's standing, market cap and prospects have changed in just 90 days amid the move to remote work.
A shift to remote working, however, has prevented the PC market from collapsing.
Peter Chou, who three years ago started his own "social VR company", is launching a VR headset and platform. Will they finally win consumers over?
Do you know what the air quality is like in your home, office, or home office?
A move that is touted to reduce risks and costs without jeopardising the ability to learn.
Free bandwidth boost offered by NBN quickly gobbled up by retailers.
It will also check people's temperatures and ask them to wear face masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the telco says.
Potential customers warned they will need a proper router to handle the speeds.
Network demand volumes increased by up to 70% during business hours after social distancing measures were enforced on March 1.
The telco had to consider more than just sensors, which ended up being a lesson in how to communicate security to all stakeholders.
The telco has only three sites in the country capable of using the AU$600 device to its fullest extent.
Claimed as the fastest internet speed that has been tested and recorded in the world.
Bringing the amount of investment made to ₹78,562 crore during this recent investment cycle.
The Reserve Bank wants to be able to manage transactions for settlement in various domestic payment streams such as the New Payments Platform.
Half of all Fox News viewers believe Gates wants to implant a microchip as part of a vaccination program.
Only 4 million more until Australia reaches Scott Morrison's magic 40% target.
US sanctions and backbenchers that are set to cross the floor and vote against government legislation are reportedly the impetus for the change of course.
The autonomous carts will alleviate workloads and reduce human-to-human contact, KT says.
The Samsung Health Monitor app with the ECG function will be available on the Galaxy Watch Active2 sometime during the third quarter.
Marie Rosecrans, SVP of SMB marketing for Salesforce, shares insights from the company's 20+ years of building software for small businesses.
The Department of Energy’s super-computing facilities are dramatically speeding up the search for a cure for COVID-19 with new kinds of neural network designs and a novel computer from Silicon Valley startup Cerebras.
At last week's virtual Build 2020, Microsoft showed off its vision for Project Reunion, a new API that combines Win32 and the Universal Windows Platform. It's still missing the most important piece, however.
The new Apple iPhone SE is a great buy at $399 and ZAGG has several products to help protect your new iPhone and improve the user experience. 13 feet drop protection from D3O technology and anti-microbial screen protection are available now.
Some phone stores are actually open. This doesn't mean they're all entirely ready to see actual customers who want to see the iPhone SE.
Feature will only be available for Microsoft Office 365 users.
Mainstream enterprises increasingly reach out to customers with APIs, digital services. Unlike software providers though, many still have mostly on-premises infrastructure.
Slated to launch June 1, the e-commerce and food delivery platforms aim to boost sales for retailers in malls operated by Singapore's real estate group CapitaLand.
In 30 seconds, the CleanPod can kill up to 99.9 percent of germs.
With Twitter declaring that employees can work from home for the rest of their lives, where does this leave Silicon Valley and the Bay Area? Do engineers need northern California anymore?
Facebook Portal isn't just for family and friends, SMBs can use the video chat device in conjunction with Facebook Workplace to stay connected with customers, employees and suppliers.
If you like the best coffee but want to make it at home, have a look at these coffee and tea makers.
Updated regularly with the latest sales and tech deals happening this Memorial Day.
It turns out, there's something to be said about more comfortable office furniture.
The Dynabook Portégé X30L-G is incredibly light at 870g, and benefits from a good range of ports and slots, while the IGZO screen's low power consumption contributes to impressive all-day battery life.
Microsoft is making a lot of feature and packaging changes to its Windows 10 IoT line-up over the next year. Here's what's planned between now and 2021.
If you've lost your routine and are struggling to find your new quarantine normal, it's never too late to reset.
Security experts believe the malware's operators are very likely to sell access to infected hosts to other hacker groups.
Alibaba reported better-than-expected quarterly financial results on Friday fueled by a surge in online retail sales in China and strong growth in the firm's cloud business.
Company veteran Sun Baocheng replaces Yao Wei, who steps down after four years in the top role.
Italy was isolated at the beginning of its COVID-19 outbreak. A physicist searching for dark matter found a way out of the alienation by bringing together dozens of colleagues on a ventilator project to fight the disease.
Using generative adversarial networks, Nvidia opens up a line of research that could have implications not just for game creation but for real-world settings like factory floors.
Get your next pair of glasses -- even prescription -- at a discount from GlassesUSA.com.
The city will deploy a cloud-based contact center on Twilio Flex and leverage Twilio SMS and Voice as part of its COVID-19 tracing program.
Mozilla-created programming language Rust could one day help Microsoft kill a large chunk of its worst security bugs.
We take you on a tour of some hidden (and free) gems at the Internet Archive. Who knew? It's a gold mine of old-timey science fiction happiness.
GNOME, the popular Linux desktop, didn't just avoid paying a patent troll, it won the right for any product under an Open Source Initiative license to use code covered by the company's patents.
A new report shows that three-quarters of business leaders expect automation to accelerate in the wake of the crisis.
Open source is doing great, but some open-source groups are getting knocked around by the pandemic. That's where the newly formed FOSS Responders come in.
Microsoft open-sources a key piece of software history, one that would help the company rule personal computers.
Working from home? Outfit your office with all-new Branch furniture at a fraction of the cost.
Idle capacity is a terrible thing to waste. Now you can lease high spec machines left idle by COVID-19.
More than half of consumers in Asia-Pacific are concerned about protecting their online and physical lives, but 20% are willing to offer their personal data for free products or services, while 24% share their social media details for quizzes.
The space agency is recruiting for people to participate in mission research.
Reports indicate Big Blue could be letting go thousands of staff, globally.
While labelled a merger of equals in accounting terms, Vodafone is swallowing up TPG while simultaneously bringing a ton of baggage and discarding another ton on its current owners.
They will also work with the ADF to apply any new artificial intelligence capabilities to the new Star Shots strategy where possible.
Samsung also released three new accessibility features for its devices.
Standing up a new cloud marketplace to replace the cloud services panel.
Shares fell in after-hours trading after the company reported Q1 revenues that fell below market expectations.
Nvidia's data center sales were driven by higher vertical industries and hyperscale demand.
The third quarter is traditionally tax season and Intuit generally performs well above its average on sales of consumer tax software.
HPE did say it was making progress on its as-a-service pivot and exited the second quarter with twice the usual order backlog. The company is cutting executive salaries and looking to realign its workforce to focus on growth areas.
Take this quick, multiple choice survey and tell us about the role robots and robotics systems have at your workplace.
Now that the dust from Nvidia's unveiling of its new Ampere AI chip has settled, let's take a look at the AI chip market behind the scenes and away from the spotlight
To help navigate the tension between cost cutting and critical investments, Forrester has created a detailed checklist that CIOs and their business partners can look at to adjust their budgets.
Mark Zuckerberg expects that about 50% of Facebook's workforce will work remotely within the next five to 10 years.
This round of Workplace improvements balances current market competition with a vision for the future of work.
The nation's peak science body releases a report on how Australia can capitalise on the AU$4 billion quantum opportunity as the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre launches new innovation hub.
Your IT continuity risks are evolving in line with your evolving responses to COVID-19. Here are three things to consider when evaluating your virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI).
Clark Gregg, aka Agent Coulson from the Marvel Universe, belittles Apple's latest laptop. And especially one aspect of it.
From lectures to lunch, the novel coronavirus will change the campus landscape, perhaps for years to come.
Mid-sized companies with Cisco's call-center product need to patch a critical, remotely exploitable flaw.
With Monitoring & Dispatch Services, Schneider Electric is using the playbook from industrial giants.
Best Buy has been shifting its approach throughout the first quarter due to COVID-19 as it considers more tweaks following curbside pickup and appointment-only at stores.
The Juniper-owned networking company is offering tools for organizations that want to safely bring employees and customers back to their physical locations.
Microsoft releases open-source Windows Package Manager in preview, but Microsoft Store isn't going anywhere.
Developers are rushing COVID-19-related updates to their existing technology stacks in these industries.
If you do not want the big tech companies to capitalise on your internet searches, try the Startpage search engine.
The company is in need of funds to support a stock buyback scheme.
Amazon hopes to supply approximately 1.2 million MWh of additional renewable energy to the company's fulfilment network and its data centres.
ACCC report also shows Telstra is the NBN latency king.
The new EUV-based 5nm process line will begin operations in 2021.
Current CEO Bettina McMahon said the month of March saw the highest amount of documents viewed to date.
The company's PC business contributed 79% of the company's total revenue.
Follows the company in January revealing it would revert to manual processes following a ransomware incident.
It will be used for research, teaching, learning, and collaboration on 5G projects.
In the first quarter of this year, Samsung S20 devices made a clean sweep of the emerging 5G smartphone market.
New changes reinstate the original schedule with rules set to go live in August this year.
Rivet Networks' technology maximizes Wi-Fi bandwidth and optimizes wireless network connections on PC gaming platforms.
From user, to partner and investor. That's not a very common scenario for software vendors, especially if the user-cum-partner-investor is someone like Visa. GoodData is evolving more than its relationship with select users.
The Exposure Notification API is included in this update, enabling contact tracing for iPhone and Android phone owners alike.
While long out of the running for the Defense Department's major JEDI contract, Google will help the agency's Defense Innovation Unit build a secure cloud management solution to detect global cyber threats.
Are you starting to feel more tired than usual at work from home? Are you afraid that your anxiety and fatigue might get discovered? You are not alone. We can all use boundaries, routines, and rituals as a wake-up call in finding joy and peace of mind while working from home.
House representative Joey Salceda has filed a Digital Economy Taxation Bill that to "better" capture value created by the digital economy and have the likes of Netflix, Google, and Facebook "pay their fair share".
Shopify Balance is meant to help merchants organize commingled business and personal finances.
Rollouts can run experiments on features to measure the impact of an update on experience and business metrics.
The move highlights how Samsung is pushing its devices into more industry use cases.
Microsoft announced their planned acquisition of Softomotive, a UK-headquartered RPA software company with roots in Greece. With the intended purchase, Microsoft has muscled into the RPA game in a big way and, in doing so, removed any doubts that RPA has really arrived.
The UK university is the first to announce that online lectures will remain in place until 2021. It is likely to be followed by many others
More and more customer service organizations are turning to RPA to make agents more effective. Here are three things they need to do to suceed.
The addition of the standard S20 to Verizon's lineup brings all three models to the carrier.
Microsoft is adding a new way for developers and IT pros to consume video content via Learn TV, which is now in preview.
The new American Customer Satisfaction Index offers some bracing results.
Reworking work: When you return to the office everything will look very different, and that’s just the beginning of a set of changes to how and why we work in offices.
Microsoft Teams gains broadcasting features, new templates, and one-click Power Apps add-ons.
The 2018 and 2020 Apple iPad Pro models support the cool new Magic Keyboard with trackpad support. Logitech recently launched a keyboard offering a similar experience for those of us who don't need an expensive iPad Pro. There is also a small mouse built for iPads.
Need a rugged smartwatch but don't want to pay a small fortune for one? Blackview's new X1 is worth a look.
What's Microsoft's head of Cloud and AI been up to lately? What is he most excited about at Build 2020 and beyond? I asked and ScottGu (sort of) answered.
Linux on Windows just took a big graphical desktop step forward with Microsoft's plans for Windows Subsystem for Linux.
Microsoft releases version 1.0 of the open-source Windows Terminal application following a year of development.
In a time of COVID-19 disruption, futurists can accelerate organizational recovery and capacity. When partnered with purpose-built AI, augmented intelligence can also spur radical innovation.
Digital same store sales accelerated each month of the quarter from 33% in February to 282% in April.
Expect a surge in development of surveillance and crowd monitoring technologies post-pandemic.
Microsoft also wants its DirectX-based Linux GPU kernel driver upstreamed to the Linux kernel, but there's resistance.
Information leaks have also been patched up in Premiere Rush, Audition, and Premiere Pro.
Even as businesses start reopening, bringing staff back to work is by no means a given.
Chinese e-commerce giant will use the funds to bolster its artificial intelligence and Internet of Things ecosystem that supports Tmall Genie, including linking more content and services from Alibaba's wider ecosystem that spans entertainment, healthcare, and education.
The Timekettle Zero translator lets me chat to people face to face and get near-instant translation.
The electronics maker is shifting some of its TV production from South Korea to Indonesia.
The telco's AI system will make voice calls to those in COVID-19 quarantine to check the status of their health.
From 1 April 2021, Sony Corporation will be relaunched as Sony Group Corporation.
The launch of Dell Technologies Cloud OneFS for Google Cloud is an effort to create a flow of data across both clouds.
The Japanese giant will, however, continue its medical and scientific solutions businesses in the country.
It opens up the ability for the company's data science team to use machine learning and advanced analytics.
6,888 debts have been reduced to zero and 1,421 reduced to 'non-zero'.
The government-owned postal service also touted itself as having a good cybersecurity posture.
New research forecasts that built-in vehicle connectivity will increase sharply over the next decade
The automotive industry is undergoing massive digital transformation. By 2030, cars will be more connected, autonomous, shared, and electric.
Microsoft Build gets back to its roots with a focus on developers. Go figure.
Hacker "Sanix" has been selling billions of hacked user credentials on hacker forums and Telegram channels.
By improving product segmentation, detection and classification, Facebook is working towards building a holistic AI system for frictionless shopping on Marketplace or Facebook Pages.
Microsoft's recent changes in Windows Update make it less likely that you'll be surprised by a feature update. To take full control, though, you'll need to study the release schedule and mark your calendar.
For any Windows 10 version, including version 2004 (aka the May 2020 Update), here's everything you need to know before you repair, reinstall, or upgrade -- including details about activation and product keys.
Microsoft is bringing together Softomotive's RPA products, including WinAutomation, with its Power Automate to make building bots and automating Windows tasks easier.
Microsoft's Project Cortex knowledge service is still on track to be generally available this summer. Microsoft has 75 companies privately testing Cortex and is working to get more developers on board.
Microsoft is adding some new incremental features to its hybrid Azure Stack Hub platform, and it's continuing its Azure Arc unified management push at Build 2020.
At Build 2020, Microsoft is taking the wraps off the first of its planned industry-specific clouds, the Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare, which is due to start rolling out in Q4 this year.
Microsoft's Fluid Framework collaboration and compound document technology is moving forward. The company also is adding new developer features for Teams, along with a new Lists application.
Microsoft is going to start moving all Windows 10 users (minus Enterprise and Education) to the new Edge browser over the next few weeks. It's also continuing to add new consumer and work features to Chredge.
A series of announcements around Synapse Analytics, Cosmos DB, Azure Database and SQL Edge make this year's Microsoft Build conference a virtual event revealing actual advances and concrete integrations.
Microsoft is continuing its quest to try to get Win32 developers to adopt more 'modern' Windows 10 platform elements. That effort now has a name, Project Reunion, and its first two official libraries.
Microsoft is building a supercomputer for and with OpenAI and is using it to train massive distributed AI models, which it is counting on to improve the AI capabilities in its own software and services.
Microsoft's Build 2020 event will be very different this year. And not just because it will be a virtual-only conference.
Total complaints reached 32,441 during the quarter, a 13% rise from Q2.
Dell's commercial PC strategy revolves around pleasing the remote worker as well as IT.
The timing for Zoho's launch is notable given that small businesses have been crushed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
It's tempting to think working from home is the new normal. However, one government agency wanted employees to know what it really is. And the message is brilliant.
A GitLab survey found that DevOps is continuing to gain momentum, but there's plenty of room for improvement when it comes to testing and security.
Cloud IT deployments can be so complex that security issues cannot be fixed easily -- so they aren't -- raising the attack surface for enterprises.
A LinkedIn survey highlights how sales departments are struggling and transforming operations to prepare for the post-COVID-19 new normal.
While the coronavirus is keeping people from participating in fitness activities they were completing just a couple of months ago, data shows that people are adapting and finding ways to stay healthy. It's important to maintain your fitness during these uncertain times so that you can help your body fight against viruses and other ailments.
Customers report less satisfaction this year with data speeds, call reliability and the range of plans offered by their wireless carriers, according to a new survey.
Uber Eats is booming but it's nowhere big enough to make up for plummeting rides.
With nearly $1.7 billion in funding from the founders of eBay, the Omidyar Network has set it sights on rooting out inequality and monopolies.
Jet.com was critical to Walmart's e-commerce strategy and omnichannel efforts, but is no longer necessary.
Accenture says the acquisition will strengthen its ability to help clients generate, manage and benefit from product data in design, engineering and manufacturing.
Salesforce collected data from 7,000 marketing leaders across the globe for its sixth annual “State of Marketing” report. The report demonstrates the values that will remain critical as marketers and their businesses recover.