In defence of automatic updating 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
[Blog Post] Auto Windows updates are a necessary evil.
 
Android apps accessing user data without asking 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 22 hours ago | Comment Now 
Issue affects Android 4.3 and older.
 
Microsoft to accept Bitcoin payments 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Wants to be at forefront of growing digital currency trend.
 
Pub punters can pay for beers, bets using their phone 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Tabcorp to roll out beacons in gaming outlets.
 
Adobe urges users to patch critical Flash Player flaw 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Attackers quick to exploit earlier, inadequate patch.
 
Nokia launches Android tablet 
Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Revives the brand with iPad lookalike.
 
Optus offers NFC payments on Android phones 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
First telco to dive into mobile payments.
 
Microsoft makes full .NET server-side core stack open source 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Enables .NET to run on Apple OS X and Linux.
 
Microsoft debuts first non-Nokia Lumia phone 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Dual-SIM model available, 3G only.
 
Apple addresses disappearing iMessage texts 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Allows users to de-register phone numbers.
 
Largest Microsoft 'patch Wednesday' coming this week 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sixteen flaws patched in biggest update collection this year.
 
Microsoft shifts to freemium model for Office mobile apps 
By Allie Coyne, Juha Saarinen | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Premium features require Office 365 subscription.
 
Microsoft allows per user volume licensing of Windows 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Paves way for easier VDI deployments.
 
Microsoft offers two-factor authentication in Windows 10 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Single passwords not secure enough.
 
Google rethinks email service 
Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Offers ‘Inbox’ to customers on request basis.
 
Get current with Dell Migration Services 
Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Support ends July 14, 2015 for Windows Server 2003 and Windows Small Business Server 2003
 
Microsoft discovers new Windows zero-day exploiting PowerPoint 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
All Windows versions affected except Server 2003.
 
Google releases Android 5.0 'Lollipop' 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Automatic encryption, performance boost.
 
Russian hackers use Windows zero-day to spy on NATO, EU 
By Jim Finkle | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
SandWorm Team active for five years.
 
ACCAN pushes for mobile app crackdown 
By Andrew Colley | Oct 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will work with states to monitor complaints.
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