Infrastructure

Google extends Chrome support for Windows 7 until 2022
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Chromium

Google extends Chrome support for Windows 7 until 2022

The company says the COVID-19 pandemic has stalled some businesses' Windows 10 migration plans
23 Nov 2020
Broadband backup isn’t fit for business
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broadband

Broadband backup isn’t fit for business

Domestic web connections aren’t built for a nation of homeworkers
21 Nov 2020
Senate passes minimum security standards for federal IoT devices
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Security

Senate passes minimum security standards for federal IoT devices

Vendors must notify federal customers of any cyber security flaws in their internet-connected devices
20 Nov 2020
AI, 5G, and IoT will be the most important tech of 2021, IT leaders say
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artificial intelligence (AI)

AI, 5G, and IoT will be the most important tech of 2021, IT leaders say

A new IEEE survey looks at the trends and challenges of IT leaders as 2021 fast approaches
20 Nov 2020
AI-based reminiscence pilot aims to stimulate recall in memory care patients
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telepresence

AI-based reminiscence pilot aims to stimulate recall in memory care patients

Program will connect patients and their families to their legacies
19 Nov 2020
Mozilla opens public consultation for controversial DNS over HTTPs launch
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Domain Name System (DNS)

Mozilla opens public consultation for controversial DNS over HTTPs launch

Decision likely taken after recent backlash from ISPs and the UK government
19 Nov 2020
Dell EMC PowerEdge T140 review: The ideal SMB companion
The front and back of the Dell EMC PowerEdge T140 against a white backgroundWith prices starting at just £538, the PowerEdge T140 is a tempting proposition for growing SMBs looking for their first purpose-built server. This sturdy little tower comes with
Server & storage

Dell EMC PowerEdge T140 review: The ideal SMB companion

An ideal first server, this affordable tower has bags of power and top-flight remote management services
19 Nov 2020
How to enable private browsing on any device
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privacy

How to enable private browsing on any device

Want to know how to surf the web privately on Windows, Mac, iOS or Android devices? Here's our private browsing guide
18 Nov 2020
Deutsche Telekom’s net-based LAN service aims to transform network management
cloud computing

Deutsche Telekom’s net-based LAN service aims to transform network management

Deutsche Telekom will leverage ExtremeCloud IQ to deliver unparalleled insights on network activities and performance
18 Nov 2020
What is the dark web?
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Security

What is the dark web?

We shine a light on the often unsavoury corners of the World Wide Web
18 Nov 2020
Chrome 87 arrives with bolstered performance and security
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Security

Chrome 87 arrives with bolstered performance and security

Final update of 2020 for Google's web browser will bring changes to search and open tabs
18 Nov 2020
Nokia achieves record 8Gbps speeds in 5G trial
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5G

Nokia achieves record 8Gbps speeds in 5G trial

The new record is almost twice as fast as Nokia’s previous 5G milestone
18 Nov 2020
Most organizations aren’t tracking their IoT assets
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Internet of Things (IoT)

Most organizations aren’t tracking their IoT assets

The biggest hurdle to IoT tracking technology is cost
17 Nov 2020
What is Microsoft Pluton?
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Security

What is Microsoft Pluton?

A quick look at Microsoft's new approach to CPUs that promises to revolutionise Windows security
17 Nov 2020
How to wipe a laptop easily and securely
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Security

How to wipe a laptop easily and securely

Selling your laptop? Make sure that all your sensitive data is gone before it reaches its new owner
17 Nov 2020
Why you need to include the cloud in your disaster recovery plan
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disaster recovery (DR)whitepaper

Why you need to include the cloud in your disaster recovery plan

Preserving data for business success
17 Nov 2020
UK's 5G rollout lags in Europe with just 30% coverage
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5G

UK's 5G rollout lags in Europe with just 30% coverage

Ericsson and Qualcomm suggest the tech has the potential to generate £14.8 billion in economic growth
17 Nov 2020
DrayTek VigorAP 1000C review: Impressively powerful for the price
wifi & hotspots

DrayTek VigorAP 1000C review: Impressively powerful for the price

A very affordable tri-band Wi-Fi 5 AP that delivers versatile and pocket-friendly wireless mesh networks
14 Nov 2020
AWS ditches Nvidia for in-house 'Inferentia' silicon
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS ditches Nvidia for in-house 'Inferentia' silicon

Alexa queries and facial recognition data will now be processed by Amazon's own chips
13 Nov 2020
46 million Animal Jam accounts leaked after comms software breach
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Security

46 million Animal Jam accounts leaked after comms software breach

Billing data, email addresses, user names, and encrypted passwords all leaked to the dark web
13 Nov 2020
Why is IoT security still such a problem?
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Internet of Things (IoT)

Why is IoT security still such a problem?

Talk about privacy by design and regulation has so far failed to yield results
13 Nov 2020
Wi-Fi 6 gets go-ahead for mass rollout
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wifi & hotspots

Wi-Fi 6 gets go-ahead for mass rollout

Five trial deployments in several consumer and business contexts have been deemed a roaring success
12 Nov 2020
Email archiving systems: The forgotten element of cyber security
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Security

Email archiving systems: The forgotten element of cyber security

With cyber criminals ready to pounce on overlooked systems, there's no time to lose
11 Nov 2020