Pricier but slimmer Mates
Huawei’s “phablet” line, the Mate series, has languished in relative obscurity, but that’s set to change. The three new Mate 10 models unveiled yesterday are set to push the business-focused niche to the forefront of the Chinese giant’s portfolio.…
Airsoft player cleared but case raises many questions
A man was prosecuted for posting a picture of himself on Facebook posing with airsoft equipment.…
The phone startup has been accused of stealing trade secrets relating to its modular connector, reports Reuters.
But yep, there are power points
“A lot of people are like, ‘Where’s the AV?’ And I’m like, it’s a treehouse,” Bret Boulter said of Microsoft's new tree-based meeting spaces. “We wanted people to intentionally unplug, because they are sitting in front of screens all day long.”…
'We're here to make money and ain't no one getting rich off it'... even Microsoft
The biggest tech resellers in Europe would not mourn the demise of the Surface device should Microsoft decide to kill it off by 2019, as was recently predicted at the Canalys Channels Forum.…
It’s called the Connect Tag and it's the first of its kind to use narrowband technology, according to Samsung. Stay safe, kids.
Blue bit-box hawker submits to rival code flocker shocker
Container darling Docker plans to make peace with its orchestration rival, Kubernetes, at its European conference this week.…
Partners now have trade wars to fly around
Airbus has struck a deal to buy a majority stake in Canadian plane-maker Bombardier's C Series Aircraft in a deal that will mean a shakeup for the global aviation market.…
One step forward, two steps back
Review At first, it wasn't entirely clear whether it would be worthwhile doing a review of the new Google Home Mini.…
One in five Australians have been victims of image-based abuse, but very few report the offence.
On Tuesday, October 17, the long-awaited Gran Turismo Sport arrives for the Playstation 4. This seventh installment of one of the world's best-selling games franchises introduces a number of updates designed for high-end TVs, virtual reality, and e-sports enthusiasts. Although we've had a copy for a few days now, you'll have to wait a few more days to read a proper review.
In large part, that's because Sony's Gran Turismo Sport servers were down for the past few days. Since being connected to those servers is such an integral part of the game, there's very little left to do if you're offline.
But let's not pretend like we weren't warned. In a blog post last month, Sony revealed that "[i]n order to ensure fair racing for all, GT Sport will require an Internet connection for the majority of functionality. This connectivity requirement is to ensure that progress, car availability, and driver ratings are properly maintained at all times."
Four zombie aficionados will receive a selection of signed Norman Reedus and "The Walking Dead" swag. This giveaway will end Oct. 31, 2017.
Barely mentioning cars, the company lifts the curtain on its next 80 years.
DRAM analyst also says the supply chain is just fine, thank you very much
Toshiba has denied a report alleging its NAND flash factories were felled by ransomware.…
Hollywood executive notes that rampant sexual harassment is not limited to entertainment industry.
Don't panic... whoa, not so fast, Android, Linux users
WPA2 Wi-Fi users – ie, almost all of us – have had a troubling Monday with the arrival of research demonstrating a critical design flaw in the technology used to secure our wireless networks. A flaw so bad, it can be exploited by nearby miscreants to potentially snoop on people's internet connections over the air.…
Uber board member Arianna Huffington predicts the closure of the mega-investment is at hand.
Manic miners don't even pwn you: They just use default creds admins are too lazy to change
Here's yet another reason to make sure you lock down your clutch of cloud services: cryptocurrency mining.…
Manic miners don't even hack you - they just use default creds admins are too lazy to change
Here's yet another reason to make sure you secure your cloud console: cryptocurrency mining.…
Chocolate Factory can pick pets from people, can't hold a photo right way round
Can't tell the difference between a photo of your partner and one of your pet? Good news, Google can now automatically sort photos of animals from pics of people.…