Home Latest News
Global IT spending to reach over US$3.7 trillion in 2018: Gartner

Global IT spending in 2018 is forecast to grow 4.5% to reach nearly a whopping US$3.8 trillion, according to Gartner’s latest quarterly IT spending forecast update.

Ethereum cryptocurrency, main rival to Bitcoin

University of NSW students have been earning cryptocurrency for shopping with retailers, restaurants and cafes in a “world-first" trial.

Govt rejects use of more fibre for NBN rollout

The federal government has dismissed recommendations that it should mandate fibre-to-the-curb for the remainder of the national broadband network rollout.

BlackBerry's Jarvis scans code for vulnerabilities

Jarvis aims to keep us safe by spotting vulnerabilities in code that could be used to manipulate the real world.

Mini review: Crucial MX500 1TB SSD

How does Crucial's latest SSD compare with the previous model?

Nokia, Optus seal five-year network deal

Nokia and Optus have inked a five-year agreement under which Nokia will manage and maintain key components of Optus' network infrastructure, operations and field maintenance.

New technology adoption crucial for retailers’ digital transformation: survey

More than half of IT decision-makers in the retail sector say their company will need to adopt new technology in the next three years to evolve and stay competitive, with 97% saying cloud-based solutions are critical to transforming the digital retail experience.

Stephen Dunne, CFA Societies Australia

The investment professionals group CFA Societies Australia has boosted its team with the appointment of two key appointments to its Advocacy Council and its National Diversity Committee.

‘Self-serve’ IT predicted as way of the future

The year 2018 will be the one that “self-serve” IT goes mainstream, as organisations look to become more agile by decentralising IT and empowering internal teams to drive more of their own innovation, according to a newly published report.

Bid to block cryptocurrency regulation in South Korea

The South Korean Government's attempts to regulate the use of cryptocurrencies has led to mounting support for a petition seeking to stop the efforts at curbing use of such currencies.

CSIRO undertakes voyage to understand ocean impact on climate

The CSIRO has deployed a number of deep sea floats in the Southern Ocean to help increase the understanding of oceans, the way they warm and their impact on climate.

Swinburne chooses to go with SUSE Enterprise Storage

Swinburne University of Technology has announced that it is using SUSE Enterprise Storage for its rapidly increasing storage needs.

Lenovo finds and removes backdoor from two switch models

Lenovo has found a backdoor in two of its switches that could give an attacker access to the switch management interface and allow settings to be changed, expose traffic and also effect a partial or complete denial of service.

Russians join queue of iPhone users suing Apple

Russians have joined the queue of iPhone users who are suing Apple for slowing down older devices, with a group planning to take the American technology company to court.

Der Spiegel editor's Twitter account hacked

The Twitter account of the editor-in-chief of Germany's Der Spiegel magazine has been hacked and used to apologise for the "bad news" it published about Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

LogRhythm launches module to help in GDPR compliance

American security intelligence company LogRhythm has released a module to make its security solution fully compliant with the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation that is scheduled to come into force on 25 May.

OnePlus denies checkout page has been hacked

Mobile phone maker OnePlus has denied that the payment page on its website has been hacked, as has been claimed by a British security firm.

Ex-phone industry manager jailed over SMS scam

A man who defrauded mobile phone users of millions of dollars by sending them unwanted text messages has been jailed for five years.

UNSW signs ‘university first’ solar purchase deal

The University of NSW has secured a tripartite arrangement with contract partners Maoneng Australia and Origin Energy for an offsite Solar PV Corporate Power Purchase Agreement.

Has OnePlus checkout page been hacked?

A British security outfit has raised the possibility that the online payment page of the phone company OnePlus may have been compromised, based on comments in OnePlus forums and the make-up of the site.

Page 3 of 3107