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Tech Insights: Interview with Charles Clarke, Veeam Software.

Tech Insights: Interview with Charles Clarke, Veeam Software.

Posted on 26 February, 2015
In our new Tech Insight series, we quiz industry leaders to get their views of what the year ahead holds for the IT world. Today we speak with Charles Clarke, Technical Director, APAC, Veeam Software. [ + ]

Most vulnerable OSes and applications in 2014

Posted by Cristian Florian, GFI LanGuard Product Manager, GFI Software on 26 February, 2015
Apple leads the way in operating system vulnerabilities, according to data from the US National Vulnerability Database. [ + ]
Geek Weekly: Our top weird tech stories for 26 February

Geek Weekly: Our top weird tech stories for 26 February

Posted on 26 February, 2015
This week: Mercedes dismisses Apple car rumours, proton smasher to restart, computer school's embarrassing mistake, Oscars for tech developers and robot school comes to Sydney. [ + ]
IT vendor round-up: NEC Australia, HP, Apple

IT vendor round-up: NEC Australia, HP, Apple

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 26 February, 2015
NEC Australia on track to exceed expectations in 2015; HP Q1 profit falls 4% on revenue declines and forex losses; Apple to spend $2.45bn to build two data centres in Europe. [ + ]
Technology should make users happier, boffins say

Technology should make users happier, boffins say

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 26 February, 2015
Two University of Sydney researchers are calling on software developers to adopt "positive computing" principles, aimed at using technology to improve emotions, empathy and self-awareness. [ + ]
Mobile app makers slow to patch critical flaws

Mobile app makers slow to patch critical flaws

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 25 February, 2015
Eighteen of the 25 most popular mobile apps found by the US CERT to have critical SSL vulnerabilities are still at risk six months later, according to a McAfee Labs report. [ + ]
It's your information, so take ownership

It's your information, so take ownership

Posted by Kevin Bailey* on 25 February, 2015
There's no point bemoaning your fate when data under your control is lost or stolen - we all need to take personal responsibility and be accountable, argues Clearswift's Kevin Bailey. [ + ]
Lenovo's adware blunder, Telstra CEO quits, ex-Qualcomm director's insider trading

Lenovo's adware blunder, Telstra CEO quits, ex-Qualcomm director's insider trading

Posted by Andrew Collins on 23 February, 2015
This week: Telstra CFO Andy Penn to replace CEO David Thodey, Lenovo apologises for installing malware on laptops and an ex-Qualcomm director pleads guilty to insider trading. [ + ]