US Privacy bill sparks shady VPN operators into action, ACCC puts ISPs on notice then goes on to warn about dodgy internet popups. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 10/4/2017
April 6, 2017
As the current United States Administration repeals US broadband privacy rules, US residents are taking a closer look at VPN services with the aim of taking control of their own privacy but dodgy operators are cashing in on the fear. Continue reading Scammers cash in on bogus VPN services
26th International World Wide Web Conference comes to Perth, Apple iCloud hack looms large, some of the better April Fools pranks in Tech. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 3/4/2017
Internet down? Could be the sun, google maps update allows location sharing, “unpatchable” flaw turns antivirus software against you. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 27/3/2017
The online technology jargon-buster, fully-loaded kodi under fire, Ask-ing for trouble with a toolbar. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 20/3/2017
Optus strong arms subscribers into rushed NBN decision, Elon Musk offers solution to SA’s power woes, “Fully Loaded” Kodi boxes could be illegal. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Update 13/3/2017
It is not going to work and I think the entertainment giant is going after the symptom instead of the cause. Continue reading Village Roadshow vs Aussie Piracy
Google looking to employ Aussie hackers, 3D printed vertebrae helps Indian woman walk again, Robots should pay your taxes : Bill Gates.
Pirate Telephone Company fights back against scammers, Tesltra gets behind 5G trials, Russian hackers crack the pokies. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 13/2/2017
A look at the iPhone 8 rumours, Foxtel v. Facebook Live Streaming, thousands of printers hacked. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 6/2/2017
A tough lesson on web reviews, developments in Ransomware, Hyperloop “races” find winning design. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 30/1/2017
I am BACK for 2017 and during my break we had a few things happen.
A nasty Gmail phishing exploit, Computer geeks recruited by FBI to dig around customer computers and the madness that is CES2017. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 16/1/2017
ATO gets scrambled, 1 billion Yahoo accounts compromised and weaponised tweets could be treated as a Federal Crime. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 19/12/2016
Ransomware delivered by social media, Australia’s cybersecurity could be better, Jim’s Group suffers from security breach. Continue reading Weekly News Roundup 28/11/2016
NBN complaints on the rise, No Amazon Prime for AU but we get The Grand Tour and Call centres are selling you out. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 21/11/2016
Spotify could be killing your device, Sausage sizzle could cost up to $9000 with one simple mistake, Lightbulbs hacked? Really? Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup
A good hack involving a novelty item and Alexa, a new ISP looms over Australia, headache for Red Cross data breach continues. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 7/11/2016
No time to get into Halloween with Australia’s largest data leak, game changing cyber security tech and a quick glance at the Apple and Microsoft announcements.
Google has a new (good) phone, YOU probably killed the internet last last week and a new emergency website launched in time for the WA bushfire season.
Millions of weak points are right now lying in wait in your home and business ready to take down the internet and it is because you didn’t do one simple thing. Continue reading When the internet dies, it will be your fault.