Apple Hacker Avoids Jail Term, Gets 8-Month Probation

Apple Hacker Avoids Jail Term, Gets 8-Month Probation

An Australian teenager who hacked Apple systems over several months and downloaded sensitive data avoided a jail term Thursday, as a court heard he was fascinated by the tech giant and found accessing its networks addictive. The now adult defendant, who was...
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Akamai Says Over 30 Billion Malicious Login Attempts Detected Under 1 Year

Akamai Says Over 30 Billion Malicious Login Attempts Detected Under 1 Year

Cloud delivery network provider Akamai Technologieson Thursday said it detected 30 billion malicious login attempts globally during a period of eight-months ending in June 2018. The financial services industry bears the major burden of such attacks, according...
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These Are the 25 Most Attractive Startups in India as Per LinkedIn

These Are the 25 Most Attractive Startups in India as Per LinkedIn

Five-year-old hospitality start-up Oyo, health and wellness firm Cure.Fit, and on-demand delivery service Dunzo.in are among the top 25 companies that made it to the list of the most sought after startups in India released by LinkedIn on Tuesday. The list ...
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Google to Invest $140 Million to Expand Data Centre in Chile

Google to Invest $140 Million to Expand Data Centre in Chile

Google will invest $140 million (roughly Rs. 1,000 crores) to expand the tech giant’s sole data centre in Latin America, a development Chile’s president hailed on Wednesday as proof of the country’s enthusiastic participation in “the f...
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Google Buys Into New Finnish Wind Energy in Renewables Search

Google Buys Into New Finnish Wind Energy in Renewables Search

Google said it has signed a 10-year deal to buy renewable energy from three new wind farms that are being built in Finland and which will power one of its data centres. Big companies have rushed to secure cheap renewable energy...
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Google introduces Family Link, its own parental control software for Android

Google introduces Family Link, its own parental control software for Android

Google has just one-upped Apple on mobile in a significant way: today the company today announced the launch of Family Link, an application for parents that lets them establish a child’s first Google account, as well as utilize a series of  parental cont...
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14 ‘Intel India Maker Lab’ Startups Demo Products, Solutions

14 ‘Intel India Maker Lab’ Startups Demo Products, Solutions

Intel India on Wednesday hosted its first “Maker Lab Startup Conclave and Demo Showcase” at its campus here where 14 startups from the first batch of “Intel India Maker Lab” showcased their products and solutions. Set up a year ago,...
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Google Gets Serious About Cloud Services

Google Gets Serious About Cloud Services

Google, which lags far behind Amazon and Microsoft in the cloud infrastructure services space, last week released a slew of machine learning and analytics products and services. The Cloud Machine Learning platform provides access through REST APIs to the techn...
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FCC Privacy Proposal Troubles Broadband Internet Providers

FCC Privacy Proposal Troubles Broadband Internet Providers

Broadband Internet service providers are wary of a government plan to impose consumer privacy protection regulations on the sector. The Federal Communications Commission likely will issue the proposed regulations by Friday. It will accept public comment on the...
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FCC Commissioner Sounds Alarm Over Netflix Throttling

FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly on Tuesday suggested the government should investigate Netflix’s practice of throttling video content delivery to customers using mobile devices. “Netflix has attempted to paint a picture of altruism whereby ...
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