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Hackers attacked one million-plus Asus users through malicious update

Hackers attacked one million-plus Asus users through malicious update

Hackers were able to deliver malware to the more one million-plus Asus computer owners last year by hijacking the company’s software update system, security researchers said on Monday. MORE..

(0)Comments | March 26, 2019  1:46 pm

Millions of Facebook passwords exposed internally

Millions of Facebook passwords exposed internally

The passwords of millions of Facebook users were accessible by up to 20,000 employees of the social network, it has been reported. MORE..

(0)Comments | March 22, 2019  2:00 pm

Google unveils ‘Stadia,’ its video game streaming service

Google unveils ‘Stadia,’ its video game streaming service

In much the same way as Google changed email, maps and online video, the search giant now has its eye on the video game industry. MORE..

(0)Comments | March 21, 2019  11:16 am

Tracking tools found on EU government and health websites

Tracking tools found on EU government and health websites

Online tools which track user behaviour for advertisers have been found on a swathe of EU public health websites, including NHS and Gov.uk pages. MORE..

(0)Comments | March 20, 2019  12:41 pm

UK space internet firm OneWeb ready for lift-off

UK space internet firm OneWeb ready for lift-off

UK based start-up OneWeb has secured $1.25bn (£940m) in new funding enabling it to speed up its plans to launch a global high-speed broadband network. MORE..

(0)Comments | March 18, 2019  4:51 pm

Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp experiencing widespread outages

Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp experiencing widespread outages

You may run into issues posting to Facebook or Instagram. MORE..

(0)Comments | March 14, 2019  8:42 am

Apple says ‘It’s Show Time’ March 25, TV service announcement expected

Apple says ‘It’s Show Time’ March 25, TV service announcement expected

Apple Inc on Monday invited media to a March 25 event at the Steve Jobs Theatre on its campus in Cupertino, California, where it is expected to launch a television and video service. MORE..

(0)Comments | March 13, 2019  12:58 pm

WhatsApp issues ban-warning against unofficial third-party apps

WhatsApp issues ban-warning against unofficial third-party apps

WhatsApp is currently issuing warnings and urging its users to not use third-party clones such as GB WhatsApp or WhatsApp Plus. MORE..

(0)Comments | March 10, 2019  9:56 pm

Saudi app used to track women ‘not against’ Google rules

Saudi app used to track women ‘not against’ Google rules

Google has remained silent over reports it told a US congresswoman that a controversial app was not in breach of its terms and conditions. MORE..

(0)Comments | March 6, 2019  2:36 pm

Huawei CFO sues Canada authorities over illegal arrest

Huawei CFO sues Canada authorities over illegal arrest

Huawei’s chief financial officer is accusing Canadian authorities of violating her rights when they detained her on behalf of the US government. MORE..

(0)Comments | March 4, 2019  3:41 pm

Singapore wants self-driving cars to help its aging society

Singapore wants self-driving cars to help its aging society

It may look like a giant robotic bug but the MooAV could be the car of the future. MORE..

(0)Comments | February 26, 2019  12:35 pm

Huawei Mate X smartphone folds face out

Huawei Mate X smartphone folds face out

Huawei has revealed its first smartphone to feature a foldable screen, less than a week after its rival Samsung did the same. MORE..

(0)Comments | February 25, 2019  1:34 pm

Nokia 9 PureView uses five cameras to take a photo

Nokia 9 PureView uses five cameras to take a photo

A new Nokia smartphone fuses together shots taken simultaneously by five rear cameras to offer owners what it says is “the richest image capture possible”. MORE..

(0)Comments | February 25, 2019  11:04 am

Anthem video game set for tough debut

Anthem video game set for tough debut

Highly-anticipated video game Anthem launches on Friday. The squad-based shooter challenges players to complete a variety of missions to defeat a series of enemy aliens or “exos”. MORE..

(0)Comments | February 22, 2019  1:28 pm

Researchers create ‘malicious’ writing AI

Researchers create ‘malicious’ writing AI

A team of researchers who have built an artificially-intelligent writer say they are withholding the technology as it might be used for “malicious” purposes. MORE..

(0)Comments | February 15, 2019  1:39 pm

Twitter CEO says his and other tech firms have not combated abuse enough

Twitter CEO says his and other tech firms have not combated abuse enough

Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey said on Tuesday that Silicon Valley companies, including his own, have not done enough to protect victims of online abuse, calling it a “huge fail.” MORE..

(0)Comments | February 13, 2019  3:15 pm

Facebook ordered by Germany to gather and mix less data

Facebook ordered by Germany to gather and mix less data

Germany’s competition regulator has told Facebook to substantially restrict how it collects and combines data about its users unless they give it explicit consent. MORE..

(0)Comments | February 8, 2019  1:54 pm

U.S. warns European allies not to use Chinese gear for 5G networks

U.S. warns European allies not to use Chinese gear for 5G networks

The United States sees the European Union as its top priority in a global effort to convince allies not to buy Huawei equipment for next-generation mobile networks, a U.S. State Department Official said on Tuesday. MORE..

(0)Comments | February 6, 2019  12:53 pm

Google+ will start shutting down on February 4

Google+ will start shutting down on February 4

Google has announced its timeline for closing its social network Google+, and the process is starting very soon. MORE..

(0)Comments | January 31, 2019  4:09 pm

Apple rushes to fix FaceTime ‘eavesdropping’ bug

Apple rushes to fix FaceTime ‘eavesdropping’ bug

Apple has acknowledged a flaw in its FaceTime software that allowed for brief eavesdropping - even if the recipient did not pick up. MORE..

(0)Comments | January 29, 2019  1:10 pm

WhatsApp limits text forwards to five recipients to curb fake news

WhatsApp limits text forwards to five recipients to curb fake news

WhatsApp is limiting all its members to forwarding any single message up to five times in an effort to tackle the spread of false information on the platform. MORE..

(0)Comments | January 21, 2019  7:15 pm

Colombo named the ‘must-photograph’ travel destination of 2019

Colombo named the ‘must-photograph’ travel destination of 2019

Colombo in Sri Lanka has been named the ‘must-photograph’ travel destination of 2019, in a study. MORE..

(0)Comments | January 14, 2019  12:43 pm

German politicians targeted in ‘mass hack attack’

German politicians targeted in ‘mass hack attack’

Hundreds of German politicians including Chancellor Angela Merkel have had personal details hacked and published online, reports say. MORE..

(0)Comments | January 4, 2019  4:39 pm

Net’s founding father Dr Larry Roberts dies aged 81

Net’s founding father Dr Larry Roberts dies aged 81

American scientist Larry Roberts who helped design and build the forerunner of the internet has died aged 81. MORE..

(0)Comments | January 1, 2019  2:49 pm

Google and Amazon urged to follow Apple’s ‘homophobic app ban’

Google and Amazon urged to follow Apple’s ‘homophobic app ban’

Campaigners have thanked Apple for removing an app from its store that they said stigmatised LGBT people. MORE..

(0)Comments | December 26, 2018  2:27 pm
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