Google can't 'safely' patch WebView 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Details why it won't address hole in old system component.
 
Shrinking IPv4 address pools hinder internet growth 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
Cost of old-style addresses expected to rise in 2015.
 
Virgin, Qualcomm to fund satellite internet network 
Jan 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
To offer high-speed access across the globe.
 
Telstra power outage downs BigPond services 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Internet down for four hours.
 
Google stops patching core Android component 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Millions of users potentially vulnerable to attack.
 
Microsoft accuses Google of early bug publication 
Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Windows 8.1 flaw revealed before Patch Tuesday fix.
 
Obama to announce new cybersecurity plans 
Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Identity theft, privacy protection and broadband on the agenda.
 
Google discloses zero-day bug in Windows 
Jan 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Gave Microsoft 90 days grace to patch the flaw.
 
Apple pushes first ever automated security update to Macs 
Dec 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Fix for critical NTP vulnerability in OS X.
 
In defence of automatic updating 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog Post] Auto Windows updates are a necessary evil.
 
Microsoft pulls buggy Win 7 update over critical errors 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Root cert patch causes issues with graphics drivers, Windows Defender.
 
Microsoft to accept Bitcoin payments 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to be at forefront of growing digital currency trend.
 
Adobe urges users to patch critical Flash Player flaw 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Attackers quick to exploit earlier, inadequate patch.
 
Google split put to European vote this week 
Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Underlines widespread concern amoung EU politicians.
 
Google flying more, longer-lasting Project Loon balloons 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Clocks faster deployment speeds in high-altitude internet initiative.
 
Microsoft issues urgent patch for critical Windows flaw 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bug allows attackers to become admins.
 
Google, Telstra trial balloon internet in Queensland 
 
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.
 
Largest Microsoft 'patch Wednesday' coming this week 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sixteen flaws patched in biggest update collection this year.
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