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  • News: Oracle's Exadata means changes for DBAs

    Oracle's Exadata database machine can deliver the performance improvements the vendor claims, but also demands that IT shops and database administrators undergo a shift in thinking as well as attain new skills, a number of experts said this week at the OpenWorld conference in San Francisco.

  • News: In face of massive cybersecurity threat, government security dawdles

    At a time when the cyberthreat level is at its peak, many federal agencies continue to struggle with IT security.

  • News: Kindle Fire Preorders: 95,000 Units Sold

    Amazon's Kindle Fire had a decent first day of preorders, with 95,000 units sold, according to third-party research firm eDataSource.

  • News: iPad Data LP: Security Savior or Strong-Arm Tactic

    Symantec unveiled its Data Loss Prevention for Tablets today, which forces Internet traffic on an iPad through a virtual private network and inspects outgoing traffic. It's good security, but does it defeat the purpose of owning an iPad to begin with?

  • News: iPhone 'playing key role in boosting smartphone market'

    Sales of Apple's iPhone will continue to help the rapid expansion of the global smartphone market, according to a market research firm.

  • News: Apple rejects Samsung's peace deal

    Apple has turned down Samsung's offer to disable some key features on its Galaxy Tab 10.1 so the device's Australian launch can go ahead.

  • News: iPhone 5 emails aim to infect recipients' computers

    Scammers are exploiting interest in today's iPhone announcement to try and trick Windows users into installing malware on their PCs.

  • News: iCloud is a bigger deal than the new iPhone

    Apple's big iPhone event later today has naturally generated a retinue of rumors, almost all them focused on hardware. Will Apple announce one new iPhone or two? Will the next-generation device retain the basic iPhone 4 shape and design? What about the prospect for voice-activated assistance software?

  • News: Lessons from the RSA breach

    In the world of ICT security "the fundamental threat landscape has changed" -- again -- in the past 18 months, says Andy Solterbeck, Australia-NZ general manager for security specialist RSA.

  • News: The new advisor to the CIO

    Avneesh Saxena, group vice president, Domain Research Group, IDC Asia Pacific, predicts the rise of a sourcing specialist who will act as a trusted advisor on the cloud for CIOs.

  • News: Microsoft zapping Zune music player

    Microsoft, confirming one of the technology industry’s worst kept secrets, is killing off its Zune music player about 5 years after its debut as a potential iPod killer.

  • News: Massive DDoS attacks a growing threat to VoIP services

    When the massive distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack in March brought down the voice-over-IP (VoIP) call processing supplied by TelePacific Communications to thousands of its customers, it marked a turning point for the local-exchange services provider in its thinking about security.

  • News: Kenya Data Networks launches its new offices

    Kenya Data Networks (KDN) officially opened its new company headquarters at the Sameer Business Park off Mombasa Road. This is after the company launched its data centre a few weeks ago on the same location and has plans of lighting up its fiber optic link between Kampala and Kigali in the next 30 days.

  • News: HTC Acknowledges Security Flaw, Promises Quick Fix

    HTC has acknowledged a security vulnerability in several of its smartphones but dodged responsibility for the flaw. The vulnerability exposes nearly all a user’s data to any app that can access the Internet from the handset.

  • News: Mango update progressing, but Samsung owners have to wait

    Microsoft has invited 50 percent of eligible Windows Phone users to update to version 7.5, also known as Mango, Microsoft's Eric Hautala said in a blog post on Monday.

  • News: Yahoo revamps video site

    Yahoo has redesigned its video site to make it a central repository for the video content spread out over its various other sites, a move it expects will draw more viewers and attract more advertising.

  • News: iPhone 5: Sprint Exclusivity Doesn't Seem Possible

    Sprint is expected to jump aboard the iPhone bandwagon, joining AT&T and Verizon as the third U.S. carrier to sell the device. The carrier committed to more than 30 million handsets over the next four years, according to Wall Street Journal, which was also the first to report that Sprint will get the new iPhone. But in the usual hysteria ahead of a highly-anticipated Apple announcement, Boy Genius Report is claiming its sources say the iPhone 5 will be a Sprint exclusive.

  • News: Activision Launches Second Independent Games Competition

    Activision has launched a second $250,000 competition for aspiring game developers, with the offerings to be judged by IndieCade.

  • News: XSS web attacks could live forever, researcher warns

    Websites that accidentally distribute rogue code could find it harder to undo the damage if attackers exploit widespread browser support for HTML5 local storage and an increasing tendency for heavy users of Web apps never to close their browser.

  • News: IBM buys security intelligence minded Q1 Labs

    In a move to fortify a newly created division devoted to security systems, IBM is acquiring Q1 Labs, the company announced Tuesday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.



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