26 June 2017
Updated 14:00
> <
RSS
13/05/2017 18:18

Ransomware, the weapon wielded in cyber attacks

foto della notizia

AFP

A software that demands a ransom was the weapon of choice used in a wave of unprecedented global cyber attacks Friday that affected 130,000 systems in more than 100 countries.

20/04/2017 01:13

Iran blocks Telegram app voice calls: state media

foto della notizia

AFP

Iran's judiciary has blocked newly introduced voice calls on Telegram, the most popular messaging app in the country, state media reported on Wednesday.

19/04/2017 05:30

Facebook pushes to augment reality through smartphones

foto della notizia

AFP

Facebook on Tuesday launched a mission to make smartphone cameras windows to augmented reality, focusing on what people have in hand instead of waiting for high-tech eyewear.

18/04/2017 05:55

Google reaches $7.8 mn antitrust settlement with Russia

foto della notizia

AFP

Google on Monday agreed to pay a nearly $8 million fine and open its Android mobiles to competing search engines in Russia in an antitrust settlement reached after two years.

16/04/2017 07:13

Amazon, Flipkart battle in India for e-commerce's «last frontier»

foto della notizia

AFP

With 100 million new internet users every year, Amazon is betting big on India, but a major new investment in homegrown rival Flipkart means the battle to dominate the fast-growing e-commerce market is set to heat up.

09/01/2017 12:32

Highlights of 2017 Consumer Electronics Show

foto della notizia

AFP

Here are some key highlights of the 2017 International Consumer Electronics Show, which concluded Sunday.

04/01/2017 12:41

Streaming subscription boom boosts US music sales

foto della notizia

AFP

Song streaming on subscription services more than doubled in the United States last year, bringing solid growth to the music industry despite sagging album sales, data showed Monday.

04/01/2017 06:19

Global launch by Huawei of new mid-range smartphone

foto della notizia

AFP

Chinese electronics giant Huawei announced a global launch of its mid-range Honor 6x smartphone which includes dual-lens camera technology and is aimed at young consumers.

30/11/2016 17:59

Android malware steals million Google accounts: researchers

foto della notizia

AFP

Malicious software designed to attack Android smartphones has breached the accounts of more than a million Google users, security researchers said Wednesday.

27/10/2016 09:55

Samsung scion joins board as profits tank on Note 7

foto della notizia

AFP

Samsung heir apparent Lee Jae-Yong took a major step towards control of the family-run conglomerate on Thursday, joining the board as the company reported a 30 percent profit dive following a highly damaging recall crisis.

12/10/2016 15:37

Amazon launches full on-demand music streaming service in US

foto della notizia

AFP

Online giant Amazon launched an expanded on-demand music streaming service in the US Wednesday, taking on the likes of Spotify and Apple Music with a cut-price offer for users of its Echo speakers.

11/10/2016 12:40

Dutch freeze court action against Pokemon Go makers

foto della notizia

AFP

Dutch authorities said Tuesday they have suspended plans to sue the US makers of Pokemon Go after the company deleted its virtual pets from a protected beach in The Hague.

09/10/2016 07:45

Tech giants race for edge in artificial intelligence

foto della notizia

AFP

Major technology firms are racing to infuse smartphones and other internet-linked devices with software smarts that help them think like people. Here are some of the offerings available.

07/10/2016 10:35

Samsung flags profit jump despite damaging recall

foto della notizia

AFP

Samsung Electronics on Friday flagged a 5.5-percent rise in operating profits, even as it struggles with a damaging global smartphone recall and a shareholder push to split the family-run conglomerate in two.

03/10/2016 14:57

Advertising on mobile: it's all about «stopping the thumb»

foto della notizia

AFP

Almost 80 years old, the deodorant Old Spice is learning new tricks for finding customers in the era of smartphones and social media.

29/09/2016 18:16

Sex and phones: MTV launches global Snapchat series

foto della notizia

AFP

MTV is launching several series exclusively for its international Snapchat users -- and the topics will, aptly, include phones.

23/09/2016 15:23

Smoking Samsung phone sparks alert on Indian flight

foto della notizia

AFP

A smoking Samsung phone sparked alarm on an Indian flight on Friday, the airline said, weeks after the manufacturer recalled 2.5-million units of its latest model when batteries began catching fire while charging.

20/09/2016 11:08

Google smartphone expected at October 4 event

foto della notizia

AFP

Google have sent out invitations to an October 4 event, hinting that the Internet titan will show off a new smartphone powered by its Android mobile software.

19/09/2016 15:34

Exploding phone battery: Samsung begins South Korea exchange

foto della notizia

AFP

Samsung rolled out replacements for Galaxy Note 7s plagued by exploding batteries in South Korea on Monday, but only a handful of customers appeared to have taken the opportunity to swap their handsets.

12/09/2016 16:04

Samsung shares plunge over smartphone explosion debacle

foto della notizia

AFP

Samsung shares plunged Monday after the South Korean electronics giant urged global consumers to stop using its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone due to a spate of exploding batteries that raised alarm around the world.

17/06/2016 10:44

Facebook out to play at Electronic Entertainment Expo 2016

foto della notizia

AFP

Facebook has come a long way since early days when «Farmville» players reached out to one another for help tending virtual acreage. But, the leading social network was very much in the game at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) that ends Thursday in Los Angeles.

01/04/2016 00:49

Apple at 40: stronger than ever as trend-setter

foto della notizia

AFP

Apple celebrates its 40th anniversary this week at the top of its game, as the Silicon Valley legend that sprang out of Steve Jobs' garage to reshape modern life with its trend-setting gadgets.

29/03/2016 14:55

FBI hacks attacker's iPhone, drops Apple suit

foto della notizia

AFP

The FBI has unlocked the iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino terror attackers, officials said, ending a heated legal standoff with Apple that had pitted US authorities against Silicon Valley.

29/03/2016 09:34

US company to sell smartphone-shaped gun

foto della notizia

AFP

Americans will soon be able to buy a smartphone-shaped gun that can hold two bullets and easily slip into a pocket. The Minnesota-based company Ideal Conceal says it will sell the new weapon from mid-2016.

21/03/2016 15:56

Apple, US govt to face off in court over iPhone privacy

foto della notizia

AFP

The US government and Apple will face off in court in a closely-watched case that couldhave wide-reaching implications on digital security and privacy.

> <