The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
The Coalition will deepen its probe of the NBN, with the government announcing the appointment of a former Telstra official to investigate the public policy process behind Labor’s NBN.
By Adam Bender | 07 March, 2014 14:46
The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) has turned the European Union into a tapping "bazaar" in order to spy on as many EU citizens as possible, NSA leaker Edward Snowden said.
By Loek Essers | 07 March, 2014 13:07
Yelp will use flash memory to speed up its database of community reviews of restaurants and other local businesses.
By Adam Bender | 07 March, 2014 12:06
CIOs who haven't moved their companies from Windows XP by now ought to be fired, some people think, but those who haven't and are still on the job have options for saving their bacon.
By Tim Greene | 07 March, 2014 11:40
The CIA's decision to use Amazon's cloud is part of a broader IT shake-up to make the spy business more efficient.
By Patrick Thibodeau | 07 March, 2014 11:40
We drop by the Sydney satellite of the ANZ Innovyz accelerator.
By Adam Bender | 07 March, 2014 10:22
Slow startup times, null pointers, security flaws -- Java's ongoing success leaves plenty to complain about
By Peter Wayner | 07 March, 2014 09:29
The market for external disk storage systems has recovered from a slump, with factory revenues up 2.4 percent to US$6.9 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to an IDC study.
By Tim Hornyak | 07 March, 2014 09:14
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration's policy regarding the commercial use of drones, based on a 2007 policy statement, "cannot be considered as establishing a rule or enforceable regulation," an administrative law judge ruled Thursday.
By John Ribeiro | 07 March, 2014 08:03
China is blaming technology used to bypass China's censorship systems for recent terrorist attacks, suggesting that the government is considering tighter controls on the country's Internet.
By Michael Kan | 07 March, 2014 06:02
Twitter has decided to clamp down on the posting of explicit sexual content on its Vine video-sharing service.
By John Ribeiro | 07 March, 2014 04:59
Newsweek made waves this week with an article that claims to unmask Satoshi Nakamoto, the previously anonymous person whose name was the only one listed on the 2008 whitepaper that launched the modern cryptocurrency movement.
By Colin Neagle | 07 March, 2014 02:15
A Qualcomm subsidiary's health communications platform will replace proprietary gear used by a company that provides remote care for 3.6 million people.
By Stephen Lawson | 07 March, 2014 01:15
If you didn't like Facebook's News Feed redesign last year, you're in luck: The social network is trying to change what you don't like with another redesign.
By Sharon Gaudin | 07 March, 2014 01:00
Strategically leaking information about upcoming smartphones and tablets to the press is a favorite way for manufacturers to create buzz around their products without having to spoil everything in an official reveal. This has been your tech marketing tip of the day, thank you, you've been a lovely audience.
By Jon Gold | 06 March, 2014 23:01