Researchers from the University of South Australia and Middle Technical University in Baghdad have designed a computer vision system that can distinguish living bodies from the dead from four to eight metres away.

WAN optimisation specialist Riverbed Technology has appointed former Mitel executive Rich McBee as president and CEO.

If you've been waiting for Arlo's Ultra 4K cameras to receive the long-promised HomeKit compatibility, the wait is over at last, letting you "add HomeKit automations for direct interactions across supported devices."

Indian outsourcing giant Infosys has been accused of fudging its financials and taking measures to make profits appear larger than what they actually are, according to whistleblowers at the Bangalore-headquartered outfit.

Billed as the fastest, most energy efficient HEPA-filtered hand dryer available, the Dyson Airblade 9kJ has a "completely unique design and cutting-edge technology" and is its quietest model yet.

Think of a cross between X factor and Startups Got Talent and you've arrived at StartCon's Pitch for US$1 million competition, one of the world's largest, with entries open to more countries and startups than ever before.

Pledge 1% is a non-profit global movement that’s creating a new normal for companies of all sizes and stages to integrate giving back into their culture and values.

Freelancer releases its Q3 Fast 50, a quarterly index of the most sought-after skills - see the jobs which have shot up the scale this quarter and which have declined in demand.

Renewable electricity is slated to power all city-owned properties in Sydney from July 2020 with the unveiling by the Sydney City Counci of what’s been described as the biggest standalone renewables deal for an Australian council.

Global enterprise resource planning provider SYSPRO has appointed 20 year ICT industry veteran Rob Stummer as chief executive of its Asia Pacific business.

Global software company LogMeIn has beefed up its channel management team to service the Australian and wider Asia Pacific markets.

Swedish transport giant Volvo has invested in Israeli automotive cybersecurity company Upstream Security to fund the development of systems to protect connected vehicles following the introduction of data-driven technologies.

Global content delivery network Akamai has achieved a peak speed of 106Tbps on its network, the first time that the peak volume of data has exceeded 100Tbps.

Virtual private network provider NordVPN has suffered an embarrassment, with one of the data centres in Finland it was using having been infiltrated in March 2018 through what it said was "an insecure remote management system".

Security firm Avast has revealed that its internal network was breached through the use of a compromised VPN profile, with the target being CCleaner, a popular application that allows Windows users to perform routine maintenance on their systems and has been downloaded more than two billion times.

The breach of the Australian Parliament network, announced in February, was the country's first national cyber crisis, according to the annual report of the Australian Signals Directorate for 2018-19 which was released recently.

The GiGAWire Alliance and the Home Grid Forum are merging, in a move designed to create what they say is a new force in broadband access technology development.

The Australian Computer Society has appointed former startup founder Pauline Fetaui as general manager of its Brisbane-based platform solutions provider River City Labs.

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