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The IBM PC: Was it really only 33 years ago?

Summary: It might seem to some that the IBM PC was invented aeons ago, but for me it seems like happened only yesterday and my, it was exciting.

August 12, 2014 by Colin Barker

IBM buys cloud security provider Lighthouse

Summary: IBM plans to integrate the businesses of Lighthouse and CrossIdeas with IBM's current IAM offering, with the goal of building out a full suite of identity-focused security software...

August 11, 2014 by Natalie Gagliordi

BadUSB: Big, bad USB security problems ahead

Summary: Everyone knows that USB thumb-drives can spell security trouble, but a German security group has found new and nasty ways to use USB devices to wreak havoc on computers.

July 31, 2014 by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols

Hands-on with Amazon's Fire Phone: Gimmicks over purpose

Summary: The Fire Phone has one flagship feature: a display with three-dimensional aspects. Other software elements in the retail giant's debut smartphone are gimmicky at best. This device...

July 28, 2014 by Zack Whittaker

How did Macs defy the PC sales slump?

Summary: Just as the iPod became a gateway drug for the iPhone, which itself became the gateway drug for the iPad, iOS is set to become the platform that tempts people into the OS X ecosystem.

July 24, 2014 by Adrian Kingsley-Hughes

Conficker: Still spamming after all these years

Summary: How pathetic is the security in many enterprises? Almost six years since the patch to stop it was issued, Conficker is still one of the most common threats.

July 3, 2014 by Larry Seltzer

South Australia CIO plans for cloud in budget 2014-15

Summary: South Australia will make plans to embrace cloud computing over the next year, with SA Police, SA Water, and the Attorney-General's Department gaining significant IT budgets for 2014-15.

June 19, 2014 by Chris Duckett

64-bit beta Chrome Web browser arrives for Windows

Summary: Although Google promises that this new 64-bit browser will be faster and more secure than its current 32-bit version, when it comes to speed, it's not there yet.

June 3, 2014 by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols