Network & Internet

Adobe Flash Player is officially dead
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Software

Adobe Flash Player is officially dead

The software’s unprecedented capabilities shaped the way users interact with multimedia content
4 Jan 2021
Don't get disconnected
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Don't get disconnected

Losing your internet connection can be disruptive at best and disastrous at worst, don’t let that happen to you
4 Jan 2021
WatchGuard AP225W review: Strong, secure and speedy
WatchGuard AP225W
wifi & hotspots

WatchGuard AP225W review: Strong, secure and speedy

This affordable and feature-packed wireless AP offers great cloud management and unique security skills
30 Dec 2020
Google announces switch-off date for Android Things
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Google Android

Google announces switch-off date for Android Things

Google calls time on ambitious Android-in-everything project
18 Dec 2020
Openreach to hire 5,000 new engineers to support full fibre rollout
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Network & Internet

Openreach to hire 5,000 new engineers to support full fibre rollout

Its entire 27,000-strong commercial fleet will be replaced with electric vehicles by 2030
18 Dec 2020
VMware will continue remote working to promote workplace diversity
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VMware

VMware will continue remote working to promote workplace diversity

Employees will have multiple working arrangements to pick from
17 Dec 2020
What is 6G and how far are we from rollout?
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Network & Internet

What is 6G and how far are we from rollout?

Everything you need to know about 6G mobile connectivity
17 Dec 2020
UK ranked 67th cheapest in the world for broadband
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broadband

UK ranked 67th cheapest in the world for broadband

A survey found that the UK has an average monthly broadband cost of £25.97
16 Dec 2020
Connexin rolls out UK's first nationwide IoT network
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smart city

Connexin rolls out UK's first nationwide IoT network

The smart city operator expands its LoRaWAN platform for use across all regions following successful trials in Yorkshire
16 Dec 2020
Ericsson’s 5G rollout to create 800 UK jobs
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5G

Ericsson’s 5G rollout to create 800 UK jobs

Network coverage and capacity expected to improve for all four major UK mobile network operators
15 Dec 2020
Google sets a date for Chrome extension privacy revamp
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web browser

Google sets a date for Chrome extension privacy revamp

From January 18th, developers must be clear about how they're handling user data
10 Dec 2020
Aruba Instant On AP12 review: An outstanding SMB solution
Aruba Instant On AP12
wifi & hotspots

Aruba Instant On AP12 review: An outstanding SMB solution

Highly affordable for small businesses, Aruba’s Instant On makes wireless network installation a piece of cake
9 Dec 2020
Flaws in open source protocols expose millions of embedded devices
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cyber security

Flaws in open source protocols expose millions of embedded devices

Amnesia:33 vulnerabilities could impact numerous industries, from health care to retail and beyond
9 Dec 2020
Cloudflare and Apple launch privacy-focused DNS protocol
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Domain Name System (DNS)

Cloudflare and Apple launch privacy-focused DNS protocol

Oblivious DNS-over-HTTPS safeguards users' browsing habits from third parties
9 Dec 2020
SpaceX wins $885.5m to connect rural America
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broadband

SpaceX wins $885.5m to connect rural America

FCC awards the funding as part of $9.2 billion broadband war chest
8 Dec 2020
Nokia to lead the EU's 6G research project
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Network & Internet

Nokia to lead the EU's 6G research project

The Finnish tech giant expects 6G to launch commercially by 2030
8 Dec 2020
NTT and SAP strengthen partnership with expanded services
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Network & Internet

NTT and SAP strengthen partnership with expanded services

Extended partnership will enable NTT and SAP to serve as each other's customers, suppliers, and co-innovators
7 Dec 2020
IoT privacy and security concerns
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Security

IoT privacy and security concerns

We take a look at what's needed to really secure internet-connected devices
7 Dec 2020
Google removes IAC Chrome extensions over 'deceptive' practices
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web browser

Google removes IAC Chrome extensions over 'deceptive' practices

IAC says Google has used its dominant position to "reduce our browser business to the last small corner of the internet"
7 Dec 2020
Build a greenhouse monitor with a Raspberry Pi
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Internet of Things (IoT)

Build a greenhouse monitor with a Raspberry Pi

How do you improve a Raspberry Pi? By adding real-world sensors – here's how to get started with the Sense Hat
4 Dec 2020
Can you put SSDs in a NAS?
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network attached storage (NAS)

Can you put SSDs in a NAS?

Most NAS drives will accept SSDs as well as mechanical hard drives - we look at whether it's a good idea
3 Dec 2020
Nokia: 5G is 90% more energy efficient than 4G
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5G

Nokia: 5G is 90% more energy efficient than 4G

The findings are based on a three-month study of Radio Access Network (RAN) power consumption in Telefonica’s network
3 Dec 2020
Why consumer IoT security is now a business problem
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Internet of Things (IoT)

Why consumer IoT security is now a business problem

Innocent-looking smart devices could be putting your corporate network at risk
3 Dec 2020