Displaying items by tag: David Heath

Wednesday, 09 March 2022 21:53

Review - Huawei Sound

The Huawei Sound is a stylish speaker than can make a lot of very smooth noise.

Published in Home Tech

The screen on the Android 11 Astro Slide phone slides up (hence the name) to reveal a full-sized keyboard in a format similar to a very small laptop.

Published in Mobility
Tuesday, 07 December 2021 10:59

The price of electricity around the world

A recent report maps the price of electricity in every country around the world.

Published in Energy
Monday, 29 November 2021 14:18

Musings on the OWASP Top 10

This year's OWASP Top 10 underwent some significant restructuring. A few vendors offered their thoughts.

Published in Security

The longest lunar eclipse in 1000 years occurs tonight.

Published in Space
Thursday, 21 October 2021 16:18

The return of digitally-signed rootkits

Bitdefender has released findings on a newly discovered rootkit called FiveSys with a Microsoft-issued digital signature.

Published in Security
Thursday, 21 October 2021 11:45

Trend Micro: SOC workers are suffering burn-out

A world-wide survey of over 2300 security decision-makers has found workers are over-worked and stressed.

Published in Security

OAIC: The convenience store group interfered with customers' privacy by collecting sensitive biometric information that was without necessity or reasonable consent.

Published in Security
Tuesday, 12 October 2021 23:57

Will telcos operate at the edge?

We asked our panel of industry players if they thought telcos would make a move for a dominant role in edge computing. Most were not entirely convinced.

Published in Networking
Thursday, 07 October 2021 00:19

Massive data breach at Twitch.tv

Reports are emerging of a breach at Twitch.tv that suggest hackers captured EVERYTHING right up until Monday, perhaps Tuesday (US time) this week.

Published in Security
Wednesday, 21 July 2021 23:37

Email privacy with DuckDuckGo

Pass out your new DuckDuckGo email address and the service will strip out all the trackers from incoming email before forwarding to your actual address.

Published in Security

Despite looking like a scaled-down version of the media facility at Lords cricket ground, the Zen Stream from iFi appears to be an interesting contribution to the never-ending media wars.

Published in Home Tech
Wednesday, 23 June 2021 11:44

Mobile data - speed vs. price

There is a wide discrepancy between mobile data speeds and the price for that data around the world.

The DAP-1900 mesh Wi-Fi range extender delivers speeds as high as 1900 Mbps to the desktop in your spare room. You're still working from home in the spare room, aren't you?

Published in Wi-Fi


Fastly's latest response to yesterday's outage puts the blame indirectly on an unnamed customer.

Published in Networking
Wednesday, 09 June 2021 11:57

The overnight internet outage - an update

Internet CDN provider Fastly has admitted that last night's outage was due to a configuration error.

Published in Networking
Tuesday, 08 June 2021 21:18

Major internet outage - resolved

The internet outage this evening has been resolved, although we still don't know the cause.

Published in Networking
Tuesday, 08 June 2021 20:57

Major internet outage right now

As we write, the internet is experiencing a major outage across a wide variety of platforms.

Published in Networking

Australians will be able to observe a very short total lunar eclipse on Wednesday evening.

Published in Space




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