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Tuesday, 18 June 2013
Chinese supercomputer sets new benchmark
13:08 | 18/6/13
China has built the world's fastest supercomputer, almost twice as fast as the previous US holder.
Netflix teams up with DreamWorks
12:11 | 18/6/13
Netflix said Monday that it would offer new TV shows from DreamWorks Animation starting in 2014.
Apple reveals govt data requests
12:08 | 18/6/13
Apple says it received between 4,000 and 5,000 requests for customer data for the six months ended in May.
Minds into machines by 2045?
12:01 | 18/6/13
Dmitry Itskov gathered some of humanity's best brains to discuss how humans can get their minds to outlive their bodies.
Fairfax cuts technology titles
10:33 | 18/6/13
Fairfax has confirmed it will stop publishing the technology titles Computerworld, Reseller News and PC World.
Drunk highway death spurs GPS call
15:51 | 17/6/13
Police want laws that will force cellphone companies to give GPS data on customers who call 111 after a drunken road death.
Old folk easiest targets for scammers
15:15 | 17/6/13
Old folk are four times more likely to fall for dating scams than younger people and they're also more likely to be duped into bogus investments.
New chips bump up battery life
10:15 | 17/6/13
There's nothing more frustrating than being laden down with technology that's run out of battery.
Blogger judgment won't open flood gates
14:58 | 16/6/13
A judge has imposed an indefinite online restraining order on a blogger who harassed a lawyer in several posts.
Farmers welcome internet balloon project
07:41 | 16/6/13
Google's plan to use balloons to provide internet access to remote locations could supercharge New Zealand's farming sector, Federated Farmers says.
Expert: watch for 'Little Brother' online
17:43 | 15/6/13
The Prime Minister has dodged questions all week about whether New Zealanders are being snooped on by American digital spying programme PRISM.
Google's internet-beaming balloons
15:46 | 15/6/13
The flimsy helium-filled inflatables beam the internet down to Earth as they sail past on the wind.
Lawmaker accuses Google of dodging taxes
12:04 | 14/6/13
An influential committee of British lawmakers accused search company Google of dodging its taxes on Thursday in a scathing report.
Google detects Iranian hackers at work
11:36 | 14/6/13
Google said Wednesday that it has discovered and stopped a series of attempts to hack the accounts of thousands of Iranians.
ESPN gives up on 3D channel
11:24 | 14/6/13
ESPN's decision to shut down its 3D channel by the end of the year is the latest sign the format won't revolutionise entertainment.
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