• Hands-on with Paper 1.2.1: Colors and pressure support give drawings new life

    Premium-Inhalt. In the months since its March release, 's has become my go-to sketching app for doodling, planning, or quick drawings. I've used it to design my new apartment, create a few Twitter avatars, and sketch away a few Saturday afternoons. But the first iteration of Paper, as beautiful as it was, had its flaws: fixed brush sizes, limited color palettes, and no zoom. , which brings both color mixing and support for the pressure-sensitive Bluetooth stylus, doesn't fix problem I have--there's still no way to enlarge the canvas--but it's a wonderful step forward. I took the update for a brief whirl, using the Pogo Connect as my chief drawing implement.

  • Victorian data centre investment hits $500 million: Rich-Phillips

    Premium-Inhalt. More than half a billion dollars has been invested in data centres in Victoria since December 2010 with the state becoming an "important hub", according to its technology minister Gordon Rich-Phillips.

  • Contact centres' IT infrastructure not meeting needs: Report

    Premium-Inhalt. There's a gap between the needs of contact centres and the IT infrastructure that is used to help run their businesses, according to Dimension Data's Global Contact Centre Benchmarking Report 2012.

  • TrackITOnline to distribute VMTurbo solutions

    Premium-Inhalt. Enterprise Solutions software distributor, TrackITOnline, and software vendor, VMTurbo, have signed a distie deal.

  • Galaxy Note II landing Down Under in mid-November

    Premium-Inhalt. Samsung will release its Galaxy Note II Android phone in Australia this month, the company has confirmed.

  • Brisbane CBD, Gold Coast catches Optus 4G wave

    Premium-Inhalt. Surfers will find faster wireless speeds on the beach after Optus turned on 4G in Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast and in Brisbane's CBD.

  • Adelaide Fringe Festival patrons to get free Wi-Fi access

    Premium-Inhalt. Art patrons keen to share content and tweets from the Adelaide Fringe Festival in 2013 will be able to do so at free Wi-Fi hotspots scattered around the festival areas.

  • Ciena appoints A/NZ boss

    Premium-Inhalt. Network specialist, , has promoted Wayne Moulton to lead its Australia and New Zealand (A/NZ) contingent as managing director in order to drive the companys strategic vision in the region.

  • Conroy: Abbott calls the shots regarding Coalition and NBN

    Premium-Inhalt. Minister for Broadband, Communications, and the Digital Economy, Senator Stephen Conroy, has changed tack slightly and is now advising punters to ignore Shadow Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, and instead look to Tony Abbott to understand the Coalition's plans for broadband.

  • NBN Co still working out how to connect apartments to the NBN

    Premium-Inhalt. NBN Co has told a parliamentary hearing that it does not have a uniform strategy of connecting apartment buildings to the National Broadband Network (NBN).

  • Dell testing 64-bit ARM server with chip from AppliedMicro

    Premium-Inhalt. Dell has built a prototype server based on a 64-bit ARM processor from Applied Micro Circuits, which showed the system at a conference in Silicon Valley on Thursday.

  • TPG bundles CCTV with broadband

    Premium-Inhalt. TPG has bundled cloud-based video surveillance with broadband in a new double play aimed at small and medium-sized businesses.

  • Cell-site outages fall to 19 percent in area hit by Sandy, FCC says

    Premium-Inhalt. About 19 percent of cell sites in the area hardest hit by Hurricane Sandy were still out of service on Thursday morning as recovery was slowed by other network failures and power shortages, according to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission.

  • The 5 worst mobile threats of 2012

    Premium-Inhalt. New types of make headlines every day, but what are the most prevalent threats out there? The team at Nominum decided to find out by analyzing Domain Name System (DNS) data of approximately half a million users from various countries.

  • Cell-site outages fall to 19 percent in area hit by Sandy, FCC says

    Premium-Inhalt. About 19 percent of cell sites in the area hardest hit by Hurricane Sandy were still out of service on Thursday morning as recovery was slowed by other network failures and power shortages, according to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission.

  • Hottest Android news and rumors for the week ending Nov. 2

    Premium-Inhalt. Although Google had to call off its formal event due to a historic hurricane slamming into the Eastern Seaboard, all of the major announcements it had been planning were nonetheless made online. In case you haven't been paying attention, that means the LG Nexus 4, Samsung Nexus 10, updated Nexus 7 and -- last but not least -- Android 4.2 were all released as predicted.

  • Riverbed's billion-dollar Opnet buy could pay off big, analysts say

    Premium-Inhalt. Despite a substantial decline in Riverbed's stock price after the news of its this week, industry experts say that the buyout leaves Riverbed in a uniquely strong position in the arena.

  • Privacy Amendment Bill to significantly change Act: Communications Alliance

    Premium-Inhalt. Australian telecommunications industry body, Communications Alliance, has said that the Privacy Amendment Bill will make important and far reaching changes to its Privacy Act. In particular, the Bill will introduce significant changes to the direct marketing rules, credit reporting and the enforcement role and powers of the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OIAC).

  • Time Command is a spartan iOS alarm-clock dock

    Premium-Inhalt. The future of appliances--refrigerators, toasters, washers, dryers, you name it--can be summed up as "smarter." But this smart revolution has already come to the trusty alarm clock, of which Stem Innovation's $100 is a good example. It uses a companion iOS app to transform your wake-up experience from simple to multi-faceted. Most of the time, this really does improve matters, but it's not without the occasional glitch.

  • Apple releases iOS 6.0.1 with bug fixes, improvements

    Premium-Inhalt. Much as we might like around these parts, it's not without its flaws and foibles. Hence Apple's Thursday .