Posted on 29 April 2016 | 5:21 pm
The limitations of DIY cloud mean that if you don't want to use public cloud, it might be better to ask 'Should this be cloud at all?'.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 4:56 pm
The technology giant files a patent for displays that can be ripped apart to share information.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 12:55 pm
Google CEO Sundar Pichai sees the world moving from a mobile first to artificial intelligence first.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 11:49 am
Microsoft has rolled out a new cheap tier of storage for data that isn't accessed frequently, offering a kind of answer to Amazon's Glacier.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 11:11 am
Infostealing malware discovered by Zscaler terminates any installed anti-virus software to steal personal data - and the only way to get rid of it is to completely reset the phone
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 10:17 am
Microsoft accidentally announces Flow, a new tool for business users to automate messaging and data-sharing between Microsoft and third-party business apps.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 9:53 am
The network will use Huawei's network technology to support high-bandwidth applications including 4K video and datacentre services.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 7:57 am
NEC Australia has been contracted by the federal government to develop the new Biometric Identification System that will give law enforcement agencies access to fingerprints, palm prints, and facial images.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 7:27 am
While the use of internet has increased across the board in both capital cities and non-urban areas, there is still a disparity when it comes to access.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 6:20 am
After more than a year of operating as an individual company, Megaport has reported a negative net operating cash flow of AU$5.5 million, though its customer receipts are on the rise.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 6:05 am
Geoblocking should be permitted, a fair use exception for copyright infringement should be implemented, and the awarding of patents should be more restricted, according to the Productivity Commission.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 5:36 am
Gumtree Australia has confirmed some customer information was compromised in a security incident on its website last weekend.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 4:14 am
The chairman of one of Vodafone Australia's co-owners has said he is pleased with the telco's performance as it seeks a return to profitability.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 2:12 am
The local arm of IBM has copped a AU$72 million profit drop, posting AU$82 million in pre-tax profit for 2015, while parting with AU$590 million in software licencing and business service fees to related entities.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 1:58 am
Those living in rural and remote Australia will begin being connected to NBN's satellite service at a current rate of 5,000 premises per month.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 12:23 am
From May 2, Optus prepaid customers will not have data from using Spotify, Google Play Music, and Pandora count towards their monthly quotas.
Posted on 28 April 2016 | 11:58 pm
Vodafone has followed Telstra's move to offer its 4G network to MVNOs, with Kogan Mobile to gain access in June.
Posted on 28 April 2016 | 11:10 pm
TPG is looking to expand bandwidth capacity to service the acceleration of traffic to the cloud.
Posted on 28 April 2016 | 8:00 pm
In an analysis based on data allowance, download speed, upload speed, and pricing per GB, NBN's satellite has been ranked ahead of other broadband satellite services worldwide.
Posted on 28 April 2016 | 1:00 pm
It's thinner than a MacBook Air, and has a better display.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 12:52 pm
The MacBook's lightweight design is hard to beat for portability, but there are alternatives that offer better battery life and more connectivity for office use.
Posted on 28 April 2016 | 11:25 am
Despite its innovative dual-lens camera system, the P9 doesn't threaten today's leading flagship smartphones. However, it wouldn't take much to turn the P-series into a genuine challenger.
Posted on 27 April 2016 | 8:14 pm
This stylish Android handset from a unique global-facing boutique Chinese manufacturer is a solid performer with few compromises at $249 -- if you do a lot of international travel.
Posted on 27 April 2016 | 9:54 am
Dell's compact but sturdy Latitude 13 7370 offers good battery life, an excellent edge-to-edge FHD screen, optional mobile broadband, and even a high-res touchscreen option if you can afford it.
Posted on 22 April 2016 | 5:54 pm
With the vast number of smartphones and wearables, it's tough to find a pair that reaches perfection for all of us. Matthew Miller has finally achieved nirvana after 10 years of writing here at ZDNet.
Posted on 20 April 2016 | 8:06 pm
Samsung refined the Galaxy S6 this year with the release of the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. It's a nearly perfect smartphone that stands on top of the rest in early 2016.
Posted on 20 April 2016 | 4:46 pm
The HTC 10 is available for preorder and after spending three weeks with the newest HTC model, Matthew Miller offers up 10 reasons to consider ordering yours today.
Posted on 20 April 2016 | 12:58 pm
Adobe's new UX design application takes an interesting new direction, but currently lacks features.
Posted on 18 April 2016 | 12:47 pm
We just heard of a couple more major earthquakes and as we live in uncertain times it's good to be prepared with devices that work when the power fails.
Posted on 15 April 2016 | 11:56 am
With the launch of the HTC 10 and the passing of all the winter shows, it's time to pick the 10 best smartphones to get this year started.
Posted on 14 April 2016 | 4:21 pm
All three of these phones are outstanding and are priced lower than a comparable iPhone 6s or 6s Plus. Preference comes down to look, feel, and camera performance.
Posted on 14 April 2016 | 4:01 pm
The cameras are better than anything we've seen on HTC devices before, and nothing else matches the fit and finish of the HTC 10.
Posted on 13 April 2016 | 11:47 am
Posted on 13 April 2016 | 9:45 am
This oversized Windows tablet is aimed at design and engineering teams requiring a transportable A3-format viewing platform with content editing capability. Performance and battery life are underwhelming, though, and it's expensive.
Posted on 11 April 2016 | 5:34 pm
It is a great buy for the road warrior who needs performance and practicality in a low cost, light device. My Microsoft Surface can stay in the drawer for now.
Posted on 7 April 2016 | 11:21 am
Posted on 6 April 2016 | 1:20 pm
Lenovo has delivered another impressive ThinkPad X1 Carbon, albeit one that's distinctly evolutionary. Connectivity is improved, but the touchscreen option is gone and battery life could be better.
Posted on 5 April 2016 | 10:41 am
The 9.7-inch iPad Pro's enhanced display, new camera and sheer horsepower make it ideal for creative users. But it's an expensive device when kitted out with the upgrades and accessories a professional user would require.
Posted on 2 April 2016 | 5:42 pm
While Samsung has water resistance in its phones, Apple iPhone owners still require a case for this protection. Pelican is known for its rugged cases and brings its experiences to the iPhone.
Posted on 1 April 2016 | 5:26 pm
A smaller version of the 4.7-inch iPhone 6s, the 4-inch iPhone SE is hardly a low-cost model, but it should make an attractive option for people who prefer a truly pocket-sized smartphone.
Posted on 30 April 2016 | 4:00 pm
This week in Windows Mobile Microsoft offered assurance over the future of the platform, Opera plans to focus efforts on Android and iPhone, and a new build of WM was released.
Posted on 30 April 2016 | 2:29 pm
In more than three decades years, the FISA Court has only rejected 12 requests.
Posted on 30 April 2016 | 2:00 pm
This week in iOS we heard that Apple is the top seller of tablets, saw proof that the smartphone market is shrinking globally, and Apple says no iPhone required for Watch apps.
Posted on 30 April 2016 | 12:24 pm
Microsoft will provide Office 365, Azure and Surface technologies to the Republican and Democratic conventions this year, but no cash to the Republicans.
Posted on 30 April 2016 | 12:00 pm
This week in Android we heard that Google Play support is coming to Chrome OS, saw that Gmail is getting Microsoft Exchange support, and that HTC may be building new Nexus devices.
Posted on 30 April 2016 | 11:10 am
Combining a pair of Radeon R9 Fury X units and a liquid cooling solution, the new card is the company's first VR Ready Creator product for developing virtual reality games and experiences.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 11:38 pm
OpenFog proponents say computing should take place across networks, not just in faraway data centers.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 9:18 pm
It's not that long ago that a computer was something housed in a giant beige box that weighed as much as an engine block. Now a computer can fit in the palm of your hand.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 9:17 pm
Can an 'all-in' Windows user find happiness by turning a Nexus Android phone into her Microsoft phone? This one has, at least so far.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 9:16 pm
If you've got an old Android smartphone or tablet in a drawer somewhere doing nothing, then why not put it to good use as a security camera.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 9:14 pm
Because sometimes you're in your fifth dev meeting, the beta still isn't done, and you're both tired AND hungry.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 3:37 pm
Digital transformation at the NYT means rethinking how to attract readers. Data and applications are key to remaining relevant as a business and engaging readers across multiple platforms.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 3:30 pm
Big Blue is launching its own framework for running blockchain networks along with new services on the IBM Cloud.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 2:48 pm
A public preview of Microsoft's PowerApps service, which integrates with its just-unveiled Flow data-sharing tool, is available to business users who want to develop custom business apps.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 1:19 pm
A Supreme Court rule change will greatly expand the FBI's hacking capability, civil liberties groups have warned.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 11:46 am
Some free apps are supported by ads which can be annoying. Google Play now prominently warns users if an app has any type of ads, to the benefit of Android users.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 11:27 am
I swore off the tiled Windows Start screen back in the days of Windows 8 but the Start screen in Windows 10 has its appeal. If you give it a chance, you might discover the same thing.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 10:53 am
Is the autonomous driving technology based on hype rather than reality?
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 10:20 am
Amazon gets all the headlines, but drone delivery might work on a smaller scale.
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 9:35 am
The firm will be providing a Falcon 9 rocket for the use of the US Air Force.