Juha Saarinen

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Juha Saarinen has been covering the technology sector since the mid-1990s for publications around the world. He has been writing for iTnews since 2010 and also contributes to the New Zealand Herald, the Guardian and Wired's Threat Level section. He is based in Auckland, New Zealand. Google



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Australia spared the worst of rise in web attacks: Akamai 
6 hours ago | Comment Now 
Report paints bleak picture of increasingly hostile internet.
 
Five Eyes spies sought to subvert Google, Samsung app stores 
12 hours ago | Comment Now 
Attempted to plant malware, spread misinformation.
 
Apple iCloud suffers widespread outages overnight 
12 hours ago | Comment Now 
Multiple services go down.
 
Google Compute Engine prices slashed 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Introduces new, cheap preemptible virtual machines.
 
More Java holes found in Google App Engine 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Google slow to respond.
 
Microsoft rules out free Win10 upgrades for pirate copies 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Will offer other upgrade options.
 
Defanging Venom hypervisor attacks 'easy': researcher 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Single configuration change required.
 
Macquarie consortium buys tower operator Crown Castle Australia 
May 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
Wants to focus on small cell sites in the US instead.
 
Windows 10 to launch in seven editions 
May 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Internet of Things version joins enterprise, home editions.
 
Venom vulnerability poisons Xen hypervisor 
May 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Virtual floppy disc drive code is exploitable.
 
Microsoft plugs multiple critical flaws in Windows  
May 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Don't open .jnt Windows Journal files from untrusted sources.
 
Microsoft joins European, Asian subsea cable projects 
May 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Needs global infrastructure to support cloud services.
 
Apple aims to green its Chinese operations 
May 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Launches renewable energy, environmental protection initiatives.
 
Google suspends Map Maker after pranks 
May 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Miscreants force halt of user editing.
 
Govt outlines planned telco tax for satellite, wireless NBN 
 
Tor Cloud shut down 
May 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cloud service "still a good idea".
 
Australia-US project achieves SDN routing breakthrough 
May 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Software-defined networking reaches internet scale.
 
Security vendor Tencent found cheating in tests 
May 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Joins Qihoo 360 to be stripped of awards.
 
ACCC to cut costs of mobile calls, SMS 
May 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Wants termination rates chopped in half.
 
Don’t let big data get you into big trouble 
May 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Think before you download unsigned, unauthenticated code.
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