Posted on 26 September 2016 | 2:01 pm
An Optus report concludes that big established companies and startups should form mutually-beneficial relationships in order to thrive in the digital age.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 2:01 pm
California-based mobile payments processing firm Square has launched its Bluetooth Low Energy contactless payments reader in Australia.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 1:10 pm
Microsoft's Bing app will now show AMP articles automatically, but it's not using AMP as a signal for its search algorithm.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 12:27 pm
Google's Project Loon's navigation system gets a dose of artificial intelligence to improve its wind-prediction capabilities.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 11:24 am
New ransomware family takes aim at government targets
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 11:00 am
Which operating system they are using is no longer a top priority for tech chiefs.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 10:48 am
A blunder that Apple made in iOS 10 has weakened the encryption of iPhone data when backed up to iTunes.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 7:03 am
An IDC survey sponsored by Cisco has revealed that Australian organisations have very low 'cloud maturity', with just 58 percent pursuing hybrid cloud.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 1:56 am
The world's largest radio telescope in China, which measures 500 meters across and was completed in July, has begun its testing phase.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 1:52 am
A router issue resulted in Vodafone customers being unable to use data over 4G services, with resulting congestion over 2G and 3G voice and text messaging services then occurring.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 1:38 am
With the official bodies that respond to information security issues mainly focused on national security, should there be an equivalent for everyone else?
Posted on 25 September 2016 | 11:08 pm
The tech giant has postponed the resumption of Galaxy Note 7 sales to October to make sure the recall is finished beforehand.
Posted on 25 September 2016 | 10:00 pm
Apple and Google both rely on powerful PR machines to generate interest in their products, but the release of the iPhone 7 compared to the forthcoming Google phone reveal Apple's secret weapon.
Posted on 23 September 2016 | 11:30 pm
China as a market, China as a competitor, and rising US-China tensions will all remain the South Korean tech giant's biggest challenge yet in the coming years.
Posted on 23 September 2016 | 4:13 pm
A new report claims Apple engineers are testing the smart home device outside of Apple's secretive campus.
Posted on 23 September 2016 | 3:32 pm
Autonomous mobile robots can accomplish a variety of tasks.
Posted on 23 September 2016 | 2:42 pm
Consumers have complained that exchanged Galaxy Note 7 handsets are overheating and quickly losing battery life.
Posted on 23 September 2016 | 1:29 pm
The same four chemical building blocks behind almost all life on earth could one day be used replace traditional computer storage.
Posted on 23 September 2016 | 1:25 pm
Google's Show and Tell open-sourced imaging caption system doesn't just repeat pre-learned descriptions of images.
Posted on 23 September 2016 | 12:41 pm
New research suggests that the average cost of data breaches is lower than many estimates and too low to drive greater investment in cybersecurity.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 1:28 pm
The jet-black iPhone 7 looks cool, but Apple's small print warns that it might be subject to 'micro-abrasions' that mar its high-gloss surface. So here's our guide to the best cases for your expensive new iPhone 7 or 7 Plus.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 8:44 am
GPS tracking and heart-rate monitoring, alongside step counting, should give the Spark 3 sports watch wide appeal. More battery life would be welcome, though.
Posted on 20 September 2016 | 1:51 pm
A capable small-format business 2-in-1, the cost of the Latitude 11 5000 Series can mount when the optional keyboard and security features are taken into account. It's on the heavy side, too, and a high-resolution screen option would be useful.
Posted on 19 September 2016 | 6:22 pm
Moving from the smaller iPhone 6S to the larger iPhone 7 Plus is a learning experience full of excitement and frustration. Here are my thoughts after a weekend with the bigger iPhone.
Posted on 19 September 2016 | 8:35 am
The new entry-level Kindle should deliver a perfectly acceptable e-reading experience, but it has a lower-resolution screen than more expensive models, and lacks a backlight.
Posted on 15 September 2016 | 2:51 pm
The 13.3-inch ZenBook UX330UA may look like a MacBook Air clone, but a Core i7 CPU and a high-resolution display put it significantly ahead of Apple's ultraportable without any additional price premium.
Posted on 15 September 2016 | 1:01 pm
A few years ago, spending $100 to $150 on an Android smartphone meant you were willing to put up with excessive lag, a poor camera, no chance of upgrades, and a user experience loaded with manufacturer and carrier bloatware. That is no longer the case with a phone like the Moto G4 Play.
Posted on 14 September 2016 | 10:21 am
Text entry on a tablet or phone can limit you to short messages. With the new Logitech K780, a single button press can make a full size keyboard work for you and improve your productivity.
Posted on 13 September 2016 | 11:47 am
LG announced all the details of the V10 successor, and after several days, it looks like a worthy competitor to the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. Unfortunately, we don't know when it will hit the streets.
Posted on 13 September 2016 | 11:14 am
Motorola's Moto Z lineup is now a little cheaper and boasts a camera Moto Mod.
Posted on 12 September 2016 | 3:23 pm
This 5.5-inch Android phablet delivers good value for money, but should you risk a device from a little-known Chinese manufacturer?
Posted on 12 September 2016 | 11:21 am
Apple's new iPhone 7 launches this week without a traditional headphone jack. The good news is that you don't have to spend hundreds on a wireless headset. Four new IFROGZ earbuds are available for $40 or less.
Posted on 11 September 2016 | 12:47 pm
We have plenty of mobile devices to help us know where we are, communicate with others, and capture the world around us in photos and videos. Goal Zero offers tools to provide power when you are out and about.
Posted on 8 September 2016 | 1:47 pm
T-Mobile has had Wi-Fi calling for years, but I've never been fully satisfied with its performance. Republic Wireless has perfected the Wi-Fi calling experience and now offers modern Android smartphones to its low cost plans.
Posted on 7 September 2016 | 11:34 am
Need to create professional-looking social media content using just an Android or iOS smartphone? Microsoft's experimental app may be what you're looking for.
Posted on 6 September 2016 | 9:53 am
This robust and well-protected 10.1-inch Android tablet is suitable for use in a variety of working environments, including hazardous ones.
Posted on 5 September 2016 | 11:21 am
Apple will be revealing new iPhone models this week and all indications are that it will no longer include a 3.5mm headphone jack. Wireless headphones may become more popular and Plantronics offers a selection of options for different usage scenarios.
Posted on 5 September 2016 | 9:21 am
Kobo's Aura ONE is a functional and waterproof 7.8-inch e-reader with good font management and screen backlighting. However, its jarring screen refresh system could use some attention.
Posted on 4 September 2016 | 11:43 pm
2016 is the year of the affordable 360 degree camera and one of the highest quality models available comes from Samsung. It's limited to working with a newer Samsung phone, but you will also see good output from the white ball.
Posted on 2 September 2016 | 11:16 am
Immune to dust, rain, and hard knocks, Getac's S410 is designed for an adventurous outdoor life.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 2:04 pm
Windows Server 2016 will be generally available by mid-October. Microsoft's Azure Stack hybrid system is hitting Technical Preview today.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 1:54 pm
When a Mac starts to act up, sometimes the problem is more than just a rogue software update. Sometimes, a hardware component goes bad. Here's how to diagnose and fix simple hardware problems.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 1:51 pm
DayNine currently has around 400 employees with 1,250 Workday certifications.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 1:22 pm
The tools may have been mistakenly left behind by the NSA following an operation.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 1:13 pm
Microsoft officials said Windows 10 has hit the 400 million 'active' device milestone, up from 300 million in early May.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 1:11 pm
Microsoft and Adobe are extending their existing partnership to enable some of Adobe's subscription services for creative professionals to run on Azure.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 1:00 pm
According to Bluewolf, Salesforce is poised to grab more wallet share as customers plan to integrate more of the company's clouds. The catch is complexity.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 10:00 am
As Healthcare.gov ramps up for the next open enrollment period, MarkLogic's CEO Gary Bloom talks about the shifting database needs.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 9:53 am
The two companies have signed a deal to work together in exploring new telecommunications technologies.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 9:48 am
Chipmaker has completed expansion works on its NAND flash memory fabrication facility, estimated to cost US$4 billion "over a number of years".
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 7:54 am
BandLab Technologies says it plans to set up an international subsidiary in Singapore to build up its business and drive Rolling Stone's expansion into new markets including Asia.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 5:56 am
Google's Project Shield has come to the rescue after a devastating DDoS attack prompted Akamai's pro bono support to end.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 5:08 am
The 20-year-old hacker leaked military data belonging to 1,300 US military and government staff in support of the Islamic extremist group.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 5:01 am
An investigation into the accident has resulted in some interesting leads.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 4:24 am
The Australian Bureau of Statistics blames everyone but itself for the failures of the 2016 Census. That's a sign of weak and out-of-touch management.
Posted on 26 September 2016 | 4:15 am
Consider Java VMs the original application 'containers,' now facing stiff competition from a new generation of containers.
Posted on 25 September 2016 | 11:58 pm
Apple iPhones were delivered, the Galaxy Note 7 was replaced, and a few other devices were tested over the past couple weeks.
Posted on 24 September 2016 | 4:05 pm
Relish will deliver an LTE wireless router to your door - at least in central London - to provide a same-day broadband service. The network has actually been running since 2014, but the Hong Kong-owned parent company needs to attract a critical mass of users.
Posted on 24 September 2016 | 12:19 pm
Expect the trend of store gift cards to be given in lieu of deals on Apple products, while budget Windows laptops will probably be priced around $150.
Posted on 24 September 2016 | 3:03 am
Snapchat is releasing its first wearable under a new corporate name change -- Snap Inc, a new WSJ profile reveals.