The Indian government made an emergency request on Friday to block tweets that were critical of its COVID-19 handling.
Consumer protection body Idec notified several organizations with unanswered questions over privacy rights and data protection.
US agencies NSA, FBI and CISA, along with the UK's NCSC, accuse 'Cozy Bear' Russian APT group of campaigns against SolarWinds. Organisations are urged to patch the five VPN and cloud vulnerabilities being exploited in ongoing attacks.
The initiative is part of demonstrations to the government ahead of the upcoming fifth-generation spectrum auction
The plan outlines the framework for fostering research and development in the field and driving AI innovation to solve the country's key challenges.
The platform enables the assessment of potential security and privacy gaps and aims to educate professionals working with data processing.
Chinese vendors like Oppo, Huawei, and Xiaomi are pushing the limits of what a smartphone can do. But thanks to hostile import policies and unfounded fears, US consumers are the big losers.
Justice Breyer writes that you can copy-and-paste someone else’s source code into your version of software, as long as that software has the greater needs of the people at heart. OK, that’s interesting.
Research outlines the risks associated to the privatization of Dataprev and Serpro.
A Go Go Gadget solution to getting packages from drones to doorsteps safely.
People are spending a lot more time at home, using their products, and stuff is breaking down.
Organizations will be able to upgrade their operational systems through a centralized purchasing model
Tackling the climate emergency requires a fundamental change in the way governments think and operate, argue Ray Ison and Ed Straw.
The UK government wants citizens to have digital identities. Whether the public will be on board is another question.
The Chinese firm is not considered to be apt to supply equipment to the government's own set-up, to be built by the winners of the upcoming 5G auction.
How do you vanish online? Follow these 10 steps to get started.
Tomorrow, voting machines will be working at full steam as Brazilians go to the polls for the second round of the country's general elections. We take you though the main developments of e-voting in Brazil over the last 30 years.
In what ways can teachers use tech to enrich their lessons?
Operating and maintaining the sensitive IT equipment in Australia's tropical far north can be a challenging undertaking, but NEC Australia has worked out a way to keep things running for some of Australia's most remote communities.
No matter the age, learning a programming language is a marketable skill. Here are mobile apps to assist you.
ZDNet took iRobot's new Android-based robot controller for a spin at a briefing in New York City. (Spoiler alert: nothing broke.)
Out of the thousands on offer to make your life easier, here is a roundup of the most essential Android applications for students.
What are some of the most innovative tech projects and ideas seeking crowdfunding on Kickstarter and Indiegogo this month?
A high-spec laptop for design, a budget laptop for reading or a decent all-rounder -- whatever your student needs going back to school, you can find it here.
A high-spec tablet for media, a budget tablet for reading or a decent all-rounder -- whatever your student needs going back to school, you can find it here.
From gaming headsets to budget tablets, here are some of the best back to school tech and gadgets on the market.
School will soon be in session and a Chromebook may be just what you need for the coming academic year.
You have one, your partner has one, and your child wants one. What are some of the best tablets and tips to keep them entertained, happy, and most importantly, safe?
As the World Cup kicks off, we list five technology projects rolled out across the venues that will be hosting the tournament in Brazil over the next month.
Those who want maximum privacy for their email have a tough time using difficult software. Google is attempting to do better with Gmail, but there's already a decent webmail solution.
COVID-19 apps that track individuals' movements and report them to a government server? What could possibly go wrong? Digital rights activists are starting to push back.
Greeks wowed as online service replaces 'come back Monday' bureaucracy.
The global pandemic has hit all aspects of the economy, and early-stage companies might struggle to secure funds.
Location data reveals impact on people's habits in your area.
Apple puts its expertise into face shields, while Tesla engineers create a ventilator prototype using Tesla Model 3 parts.
Christiaan van Veen, director of the Digital Welfare State and Human Rights Project at the New York University School of Law, sits down with Tonya Hall to talk about the intersection between government and digital transformation, how many individuals still don't have internet access, and what that means for digital transformation's progress.
As the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak spreads across the world, some governments are deploying or exploring the idea of deploying privacy-intrusive solutions for tracking the disease's spread.
Tonya Hall talks with Amy Webb, professor of strategic foresight at NY University's Stern School of Business, author, quantitative futurist, and founder of the Future Today Institute, to learn more about why she believes futurists should have roles within government positions and the part AI would play in those situations.
It will also create a reimbursement fund to pay those that rip out the prohibited equipment.
Daphne Leprince-Ringuet explains that organizations are increasingly keen to pay security researchers to uncover the flaws in their systems before malicious hackers do. Read more: https://zd.net/32GODDf
A new survey about election security shows that Americans worry just as much about domestic interference as foreign. And that they'd prefer a tech company to oversee elections instead of the government.