TEAM AUSTRALIA: CSIRO'S MULTIMILLION-DOLLAR POST-CORONAVIRUS PLAN

CSIRO will commit AU$100 million annually to the cause and is calling on industry, academia, and government to help.

PAUL TYLER TAKES REINS AT SUPERLOOP

Former Nokia, Telstra, and NBN executive to take charge from October.

 
 
 

HOME AFFAIRS PROPOSES CYBER REGULATIONS AND LEGAL IMMUNITIES TO RESPOND TO THREATS

Private companies running systems of national significance need to hand over information on networks and systems if requested by Home...

COMMONWEALTH BANK SEES BOOST DURING COVID-19 WITH ANNUAL PROFIT HITTING AU$9.6B

CEO Matt Comyn said technology, specifically digital banking, played an 'enormous' role in increasing the bank's profit by 12.4%.

 
 
 

SCRIBD TO ACQUIRE SLIDESHARE FROM LINKEDIN

In addition to Slideshare's archival content, Scribd is acquiring its 100 million users, as well as its presentation upload and hosting...

ACCENTURE BOOSTS CLOUD CAPABILITY WITH NEW ACQUISITION IN BRAZIL

The buyout of Organize Cloud Labs is aimed at accelerating the consultancy's ServiceNow growth strategy

 
 
 

COUGHS AND HICCUPS ASIDE, INTERNET SEEMS MOSTLY IMMUNE TO PANDEMIC PRESSURES

Despite a major pop in internet traffic thanks to the pandemic, ISPs, CDNs, and cloud providers all proved up to the traffic challenge.

FACEBOOK SAYS AI ENHANCEMENTS HAVE BOLSTERED ITS CONTENT MODERATION EFFORTS

With technology improvements, 22.5 million pieces of content were removed from Facebook for community standards violations in Q2.

 
 
 

MICROSOFT AUGUST 2020 PATCH TUESDAY FIXES 120 VULNERABILITIES, TWO ZERO-DAYS

Microsoft says attackers have used a Windows zero-day to spoof file signatures and another RCE in the Internet Explorer scripting engine...

THREEMA JOINS THE RANKS OF E2EE CHAT APPS THAT SUPPORT ENCRYPTED VIDEO CALLS

Other E2E chat apps that support encrypted video calls include Signal, WhatsApp, Wickr, and Wire.

 
 
 

ANT GROUP'S NEXT MOVE: FINANCIAL SERVICES AND BEYOND?

Ant Group has ambitious plans to build and operate platform business models. At a recent analyst event, they shared their vision and...

HANDS ON WITH THE YEEDI K700 ROBOT VACUUM: A SUPER 2-IN-1 ROBOT VACUUM AND MOP FOR A LOW TECH LIFE

The Yeedi K700 robot vacuum will wash and mop your floors quietly and efficiently - without the need for voice control - or a difficult-to-install...

 
 
 

APPLE MACOS BIG SUR PREVIEW: THE LOOK-AND-FEEL OF MACS TO COME

The new version 11 of macOS paves the way for the future of the Mac platform.

SLACK ENHANCES DATA SECURITY CONTROLS WITH NEW FEATURES

Giving administrators more control and visibility while enabling external collaboration to occur securely.

 
 
 

SMACKDOWN: ENTERPRISE MONITORING VS TLS 1.3 AND DOH

New encryption standards TLS 1.3 and DNS-over-HTTPS are sweeping the last crumbs of visible user activity off the enterprise network...

SHOULD YOU SEND YOUR KIDS BACK TO SCHOOL? A PHYSICIAN'S GUIDE

Dr. Geeta Nayyar, M.D. is a nationally recognized leader in healthcare information technology. Dr. Nayyar believes there are three...

 
 
 

MOZILLA LAYS OFF 250 EMPLOYEES WHILE IT REFOCUSES ON COMMERCIAL PRODUCTS

Mozilla: "Our pre-COVID plan is no longer workable."

HMD GLOBAL RAISES $230 MILLION TO BOLSTER 5G SMARTPHONE BUSINESS ACROSS US, EMERGING MARKETS

The Nokia phone developer intends to push digital-first offerings and 5G-compatible devices.

 
 
 

DELL TECHNOLOGIES EXPANDS ITS FLEXIBLE PAYMENTS PROGRAM FOR CUSTOMERS

Dell said it will now allow customers to defer payments until next year.

MICROSOFT LOOKS READY TO ABANDON ITS NEW 'DATAFLEX' LOW-CODE BRAND

Just ahead of its expected public preview of its Dataflex low-cod-no-code platform for Teams, Microsoft has run into trademark issues.

 
 
 



Xbox Series X release date range and statement on One X games

Xbox Series X release date range and statement on One X games

Today Microsoft made a sort of promise - more like a statement of intent - for the games that'll be available to play on Xbox Series X at launch. They've suggested that “you... Read more ...

Giant Bombcast 647: The Historical Gamer Strikes Again!

Giant Bombcast 647: The Historical Gamer Strikes Again!

If you're looking for LIVE REAX to the breaking Halo Infinite delay, impressions of the Avengers beta, and expectations for Rocksteady's Suicide Squad game and the Remedy... Read more ...

Android Auto finally adds more navigation apps, Automotive OS expanding

Android Auto finally adds more navigation apps, Automotive OS expanding

Many owners of Wear OS and Android TV devices complain about being treated like second-class citizens when it comes to Google's platforms but they have nothing when it comes to... Read more ...

Xiaomi's Mi TV Lux OLED transparent TV looks like a sheet of glass

Xiaomi's Mi TV Lux OLED transparent TV looks like a sheet of glass

Have you ever looked at your black TV and wished it looked less obtrusive in your living room? Imagine it as a sheet of glass instead. Well, Xiaomi did that. During its... Read more ...

Sick of unwanted Twitter replies? New feature lets users limit who can reply...

Sick of unwanted Twitter replies? New feature lets users limit who can reply to tweets

Users now have three options for can reply to their tweets: everyone, only people they follow or only people they mention. So could the president limit replies? Yep. Read more ...

Twitter now lets everyone limit who can reply to their tweets

Twitter now lets everyone limit who can reply to their tweets

Back in May, Twitter began testing a new feature that allows users to limit who can reply to their tweets. But so far, the feature has been limited to a small bunch of users in... Read more ...

Xbox Series X could launch on November 6

Xbox Series X could launch on November 6

The potential launch date may have just been discovered. What you need to know The Xbox Series X is Microsoft's flagship next-generation console. The cheaper entry, Xbox Series... Read more ...

Risk of Rain 2: Check out How to Unlock Captain- Soundtrack of This...

Risk of Rain 2: Check out How to Unlock Captain- Soundtrack of This 'Rougelike' Available Now on Spotify and Vinyl

Risk of Rain 2 moves out of early access with update 1.0, unlocking new character 'Captain' with new abilities and items. Also, check out the game's soundtrack available now on... Read more ...

Report: TikTok Collected MAC Addresses From Android Users For Months

Report: TikTok Collected MAC Addresses From Android Users For Months

A new report from The Wall Street Journal alleges that TikTok has been collecting MAC addresses from Android users for months. Typically an app has the right to collect... Read more ...

Microsoft delays Halo Infinite to 2021

Microsoft delays Halo Infinite to 2021

Microsoft and 343 Industries are making the decision to delay the launch of Halo Infinite to 2021. 343 Industries says the delay is related to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic... Read more ...