US listing on the cards at Xero AGM
A public listing in the United States is on the cards for New Zealand cloud accounting provider Xero, with chairman Chris Liddell today telling investors that listing on a US exchange would be a "logical step" for the company.
Apple refers to iOS back doors as 'diagnostic capabilities'
A knowledge base article was posted to address concerns about packet sniffers discovered running on every iOS device.
Spotify hopes to help fight piracy in Brazil
Company executive expects to repeat results seen in other countries.
Putin signs data retention law
Russian president Vladimir Putin has signed a new law requiring internet companies to retain the personal data of their Russian customers, or face being blocked from access in the country.
Australian IT industry faces impending skills shortage: Greythorn
The Australian information technology industry could be facing a "huge" impending skills shortage over the next five years, according to a new report by IT recruitment firm, Greythorn.
Apple granted 'iTime' patent
Apple has secured a patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for a device referred to as 'iTime', revealing some of the features that may be included in the company?s highly anticipated watch device.
Telstra to shutter 2G network by the end of 2016
Telstra has sounded the death knell for its legacy 2G network, announcing plans to close it down at the end of 2016.
Australia drops in OECD broadband rankings
Australia has dropped from 18th to 21st in the OECD rankings for fixed broadband penetration for the last six months of 2013.
Amazon's Fire Phone life-meets-work review: Wild cards, but notable Android entry
Amazon's Fire Phone proved itself to be a good everyday phone even though it's unclear whether Dynamic Perspective and Firefly will be hits. Amazon's Fire gives us something unique in the me-too land of Android smartphones.
Vodafone customer numbers continue to slide
Vodafone Australia's customer subscriber numbers for the first six months of 2013 dropped by 137,000.
Intel launches SSD Pro 2500 family of hardware-based self-encrypting drives
The business-friendly solid-state-storage lineup comes in 2.5-inch and M.2 formats with capacities up to 480GB.
Microsoft's enterprise offerings continue to carry the day
Microsoft still is an enterprise-driven company, even if management wants to do its best to deny that fact. Just look at its fourth quarter fiscal 2014 earnings for proof.
Top 5 Wearable Techs You Might Not Know
Sports bras for men? 3D printed makeup?...what's next? The Internet of Things and wearable tech is taking over. Will you be seen in connected clothing?
Apple Q3: Cook talks future product line-up; IBM, Beats deals
Apple's third-quarter earnings were a splattering of hits and misses. What's coming up for the second half of the year is slated to be the most exciting.
UK makes ODF its official documents format standard
Turning its back on Microsoft Office's native formats, the UK government has adopted the Open Document Format for all its sharable documents.
EU ups antitrust pressure on Google; cites NSA scandal, Android domination as a factor
According to a lawyer close to the EU's investigation, the search giant's alleged complicity with the National Security Agency's surveillance of Europeans is a "factor" in the reopening of an antitrust case.
Apple Q3 2014 hardware sales: By the numbers
Apple's Q3 2014 earnings are out, and the data provided gives us an insight into how well the company performed over the last quarter relative to historical data.
LinkedIn sharpening B2B tools with Bizo acquisition
The professional social network has agreed to pay $175 million for the B2B marketing platform.
Apple Q3: iPhone gravy train derails in expectations miss
What were you expecting, a blowout quarter? Apple's fiscal third quarter was about as dry as the Utah desert, as Wall Street gears up for an expected revolutionary second-half.
Juniper Networks satisfies Q2 earnings estimates but soft on outlook
Juniper is also selling off its Junos Pulse product portfolio to Siris Capital for approximately $250 million.