• iPad mini beats Nexus and iPad 3 in drop test

    Premium-Inhalt. Square Trade, who offer warrentees for equipment like laptops and iPads, has published a video on YouTube in which the new iPad mini, Google Nexus 7 and iPad 3 are drop tested to see which one comes of best.

  • iPad mini vs iPad 3: Display comparison

    Premium-Inhalt. We compare the displays of the iPad mini and iPad 3, with head-to-head comparisons on Safari and iBooks.

  • iPad mini vs iPad 4 benchmark tests

    Premium-Inhalt. The iPad mini has an older A5 processor, the new iPad goes all the way up to the state-of-the-art A6X.

  • What's the price of a new Windows 8 zero-day vulnerability?

    Premium-Inhalt. It's not exactly the type of advertisement most people would understand.

  • Microsoft brings Windows Azure, Office 365 to China

    Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft said Thursday it would bring its Office 365 and Windows Azure to China as part of the company's strategy to expand its cloud services to enterprise customers in the country.

  • NBN means new opportunities, challenges for online TV: ABC

    Premium-Inhalt. ABC TV is looking at extending its digital platform to streaming live television to internet users and mobile devices.

  • Facebook rolls out privacy education for new users

    Premium-Inhalt. Facebook has launched an expanded privacy education campaign for new users, with the focus on default settings, user access to their own data and deciding who they share their information with.

  • Restoring wired service after Sandy may take 2 weeks, Verizon says

    Premium-Inhalt. Consumers in the areas hardest hit by Hurricane Sandy may not get wired phone, Internet and video service back for as long as two weeks, Verizon Communications warned on Friday, while the FCC reported continued slow progress by carriers in restoring mobile coverage.

  • Students explore NFC's potential in search for wireless technology's killer app

    Premium-Inhalt. Students at the University of Technology, Sydney this week showcased ideas for using the short-range Near Field Communications (NFC) wireless technology present in many of the current generation of smartphones.

  • Windows 8 presses developers to update their skills

    Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft likes to talk about Windows 8 as being Windows "reimagined," and in many ways it is quite a departure from its predecessors. To allow the operating system's use across a range of touchscreen devices, Microsoft radically redesigned the look and feel of the OS.

  • Treasury CIO's big data odyssey

    Premium-Inhalt. The Department of Treasury's CIO, Peter Alexander, has likened the Treasury's journey of utilising big data technology to classical Greek poet Homer's epic poem The Odyssey.

  • RBS costs rise to £175m for IT failure -- but customers stay with bank

    Premium-Inhalt. Royal Bank of Scotland has revealed that the costs relating to its substantial IT failure over the summer have risen to £175 million, an additional £50 million on last quarter.

  • Transactions on government eMarketplace increase by 90%

    Premium-Inhalt. Transactions on the government's eMarketplace, which is hosted by Procserve, have increased by as much as 90 percent in the past year, according to CEO Nigel Clifford.

  • Government departments ordered to comply with open standards

    Premium-Inhalt. Effective immediately, all government departments are to comply with a set of Open Standards Principles (OSPs) when procuring for IT contracts.

  • Parliament to grill Amazon and Google on UK tax

    Premium-Inhalt. Executives from Amazon and Google are set to be grilled by a parliamentary committee on how their UK operations pay tax.

  • Westminster considering extending parking sensors trial to 35,000 bays

    Premium-Inhalt. Westminster City Council is considering extending a pilot to transform congestion and parking in the West End of London using sensor technology and data analytics to up to 35,000 parking bays.

  • Security research labels more than 290,000 Google Play Android apps as 'high-risk'

    Premium-Inhalt. One-quarter of more than 400,000 apps examined in the Google Play store pose risks to mobile-device users, according to new research.

  • With bombast and flair, Megaupload's successor appears

    Premium-Inhalt. With characteristic bombast, Kim Dotcom unveiled a splash page on Thursday for his Mega file-sharing service, a successor to the imperiled Megaupload that has landed its founders in deep legal trouble.

  • With bombast and flair, Megaupload's successor appears

    Premium-Inhalt. With characteristic bombast, Kim Dotcom unveiled a splash page on Thursday for his Mega file-sharing service, a successor to the imperiled Megaupload that has landed its founders in deep legal trouble.

  • Cyber security a top priority in Australia: Deloitte

    Premium-Inhalt. Australian and Asia-Pacific financial services industry organisations have made information security governance their top security initiative, according to professional services firm, Deloitte's 8th global financial services industry security survey.