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Judge overturns MySpace bullying conviction

Judge overturns MySpace bullying conviction

A US judge has moved to overturn the conviction of a woman accused of cyber-bullying a teenager who later committed suicide.
Jul 3 2009 11:08AM
Elderly Aussies’ lack of interest in web concerns ACMA

Elderly Aussies’ lack of interest in web concerns ACMA

More than half of Australians aged over 65 don’t have the internet at home and 44 per cent have never used the Web, according to an Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) report.
May 7 2009 2:10PM
Watchlist reveals US hypocrisy on IP laws

Watchlist reveals US hypocrisy on IP laws

A study shows US scorn for other countries’ IP protection law is matched by some relatively lax laws at home.
Apr 30 2009 11:28AM
Facebook opts for change in terms of use despite low number of votes received

Facebook opts for change in terms of use despite low number of votes received

Facebook is likely to adopt the new Principles and Statement of Rights and Responsibilities over the existing Terms of Use.
Apr 27 2009 10:55AM
Facebook asks for votes on changes to terms of use

Facebook asks for votes on changes to terms of use

Voting has begun on changes to be made to Facebook's site governance that will determine the new principles and terms of use.
Apr 20 2009 1:23PM
McAfee: Malware will use web and USB sticks to spread in 2009

McAfee: Malware will use web and USB sticks to spread in 2009

McAfee predicts in the upcoming year that web-based malware and removable storage devices will be some of be the biggest threats to businesses.
Jan 27 2009 3:31PM
Spam grows as senders use slicker ways to trick users

Spam grows as senders use slicker ways to trick users

The amount of spam is nearing pre-McColo numbers, and junk mailers are using crafty new methods to infect computers, two spam reports released on Monday conclude.
Jan 27 2009 3:29PM
Intel lauded by EPA for "green" power use

Intel lauded by EPA for "green" power use

Intel is giving itself a big green pat on the back after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) gave the firm a “Green Power leadership” award and made IBM "Green Power Partner of the Year".
Oct 29 2008 3:47PM
Researchers tout 'expanding targets' for older computer users

Researchers tout 'expanding targets' for older computer users

Expanding icons, headings, and hyperlinks could help older people make better use of computers, researchers suggest.
Sep 15 2008 5:16PM
OMB mandates use of DNSSEC in gov't agencies

OMB mandates use of DNSSEC in gov't agencies

A White House office is ordering all federal agencies to implement a new standard for securing DNS connections.
Aug 29 2008 9:50AM
Symantec execs encourage using Facebook at work

Symantec execs encourage using Facebook at work

Organisations that block access to sites such as Facebook are limiting the use of critical business tools necessary to a Generation Y workforce, argued Symantec executives in Sydney on Tuesday.
Aug 27 2008 1:56PM
Fair use comes first in web video

Fair use comes first in web video

A video of a dancing baby has led to a landmark decision regarding the handling of internet videos..
Aug 25 2008 7:40AM
Mini laptop use set to soar

Mini laptop use set to soar

Mini-notebook shipments are set to rocket past the five million unit mark this year and could reach eight million by 2009, according to new figures from analyst firm Gartner..
Aug 13 2008 4:02PM
Teens use Google Earth to host illegal pool parties

Teens use Google Earth to host illegal pool parties

Tech-savvy teenagers are using Google Earth to pinpoint private swimming pools for illegal summer parties..
Jun 20 2008 7:59AM
Muggers use iPhone to lure victims

Muggers use iPhone to lure victims

Four men have been arrested in New York after offering iPhones over the internet and robbing those who responded..
Jun 17 2008 8:46AM
Security expert: BT should be prosecuted over its use of Phorm

Security expert: BT should be prosecuted over its use of Phorm

Cambridge University security researcher Dr Richard Clayton argues that BT should be prosecuted because it monitored internet users' websurfing habits without their permission, while the telco declines to say its activities were legal.
Jun 10 2008 10:12AM
Spammers use hosted services to send unwanted mail

Spammers use hosted services to send unwanted mail

Spammers are increasingly turning to hosted services to ship out their junk mail, the latest threat report from MessageLabs revealed.
Jun 4 2008 9:50AM
IBM plans to ease mobile web use

IBM plans to ease mobile web use

IBM has launched a new initiative aimed at improving the capabilities of mobile devices.
Apr 22 2008 3:21PM
Email scammers use bogus subpoenas

Email scammers use bogus subpoenas

A new targeted phishing attack is attempting to dupe users into downloading malware by sending bogus court subpoenas..
Apr 21 2008 7:47AM
Spammers use third-party tools to bypass email filters, report

Spammers use third-party tools to bypass email filters, report

The first quarter of 2008 saw an increased trend for spammers and malware developers to leverage legitimate content sites in order to bypass email filters.
Apr 8 2008 7:01AM

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