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2020-01-10 - New Law Bans ISPs From Charging You A 'Rental' Fee For Hardware You Already Own

Sat, 11/01/2020 - 18:08
For much of this year, broadband customers have been complaining that Frontier Communications, the nation's third-biggest telco, had been charging its customers a rental fee for modems they already owned. Normally, you're supposed to be able to buy your own modem instead of paying your... Infrastructure and Standardisation Development

2020-01-10 - Pulse Secure VPN Vulnerability Still Widely Exploited, CISA Warns

Sat, 11/01/2020 - 18:08
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has warned organizations that malicious hackers continue to exploit a widely known Pulse Secure VPN vulnerability. read more Security

2020-01-10 - FCC will pay ISPs to deploy broadband with 250GB monthly data cap

Sat, 11/01/2020 - 18:08
Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Henrik5000) The Federal Communications Commission plans to grant a request from AT%26T and other ISPs to make more rural-broadband funding available for slower-speed services with lower data caps. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai initially proposed distributing $20.4 billion... Development Infrastructure and Standardisation

2020-01-10 - Atlantic Broadband Acquires Thames Valley Communications

Sat, 11/01/2020 - 18:08
Deal will expand Atlantic Broadband's presence in Southeastern Connecticut. Development

2020-01-10 - The Rorshach Test Of The Covington Catholic Boy's DC Encounter Now Extends To Bogus Lawsuits And Confidential Settlements

Sat, 11/01/2020 - 18:08
Buckle up folks, because this story takes a few twists and turns, and some of them may make you angry -- though I hope people will hold back their kneejerk reactions, because that kind of thing is what created this mess in the first place. As you probably recall, a year ago, there was a whole... Legal

2020-01-10 - Daily Deal: The Complete 2020 Cisco CCNA Certification Prep Course

Sat, 11/01/2020 - 18:08
As of February 2020, the existing CCNA certification will be obsolete. The NEW 2020 CCNA certification allows you to take one exam that encompasses a multitude of subjects, instead of several exams for all subjects. CCNA 200-301 is the new industry standard networking certification for network... Legal

2020-01-10 - Dixons Fined by UK Regulator Over Data Breach

Sat, 11/01/2020 - 18:08
The UK Data Protection Regulator (the Information Commissioner's Office - ICO) has issued a monetary penalty of £500,000 ($654,000) against Dixon Carphone for what it describes as multiple, systemic and serious inadequacies in the firm's security posture. read more Security

2020-01-10 - NYC's Transportation Authority Says It's Doesn't Use Facial Recognition Tech; Activists Say 'Prove It' With Public Records Lawsuit

Sat, 11/01/2020 - 18:08
Like pretty much everyone else, New York City's Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is using facial recognition software. Like pretty much everyone else, it doesn't really have any success stories to share. According to the [MTA] email, the “initial period for the proof of... Legal

2020-01-10 - Year of the CCPA

Fri, 10/01/2020 - 18:08
2019 was the “Year of the CCPA” as companies around the world worked tirelessly to comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018. The CCPA aims to provide data privacy rights for California residents and imposes significant new requirements on covered businesses. As we look toward forward... Security Legal

2020-01-10 - Kingdom Come Dev Warhorse Studios Decorates Office With Framed Codex ‘Pirate’ NFO

Fri, 10/01/2020 - 18:08
For most game developers around the world, piracy is no laughing matter. Particularly on PC, games are pirated in their millions, diverting large revenues away from creators thus damaging the market, many believe. But for Warhorse Studios, the developer behind Kingdom Come: Deliverance, having a... Economic Legal

2020-01-10 - NCC Hosts Swedish Ambassador, Deepens Talk on ICT Capacity Development and Broadband Penetration

Fri, 10/01/2020 - 18:08
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), on Thursday (9th January 2020) hosted the Swedish Ambassador to ECOWAS, Ghana, Cameroon and Nigeria, Mr. Carl Grans at NCC Head Office with discussions centering on how the country can enhance Information and Communication Technology (ICT) capacity... Development Economic

2020-01-10 - .gay prices and availability revealed as registry promises to give 20% of revenue to charity

Fri, 10/01/2020 - 18:08
The long-fought, once-controversial gTLD .gay is to launch a month from now. Top Level Design, which won the string at auction against three other applicants last February, this week informed registrars that its sunrise period will begin February 10 this year. General availability will start May 20... Infrastructure and Standardisation

2020-01-10 - Online disinformation risks public confusion about the cause of Australia’s bushfires

Fri, 10/01/2020 - 18:08
Digital rights experts have expressed deep concern at emerging evidence that suggests there is an intentional disinformation campaign creating confusion around the cause of Australia’s tragic bushfires. “It is disappointing that during one of Australia’s most tragic disasters, social media... Human Rights

2020-01-10 - Connected Cars Moving Targets for Hackers

Fri, 10/01/2020 - 18:08
As cars evolve into rolling mobile computers, the potential for disastrous cyber attacks has become a new road hazard. Israeli cybersecurity firm GuardKnox demonstrated the threat in a Formula 1 driving simulation at the Consumer Electronics show this week in Las Vegas. read more Security

2020-01-10 - Data From Smartwatch Help Investigators Solve The Case Of The Stabbing That Never Happened

Fri, 10/01/2020 - 18:08
Once again, another crime has been solved with the help of smart devices that shows going dark is mainly just an FBI product it's having trouble moving in such a sunshine-y market. Third party apps and a surveillance camera allowed investigators to solve one crime (by determining it never... Security

2020-01-09 - Aboriginal Peak Organisations NT (APO NT) Submission to the Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee Social Security (Administration) Amendment (Income Management to Cashless Debit Card Transition) Bill 2019

Thu, 09/01/2020 - 18:08
2019-10-17 00:00:00 | Submission Aboriginal Peak Organisations Northern Territory Aboriginal Peak Organisations Northern Territory [field_teaser] Indigenous Legal

2020-01-09 - … while Tesco outperforms the market over crucial Christmas period

Thu, 09/01/2020 - 18:08
Tesco has bucked the Christmas trend with the grocer delivering a fifth consecutive Christmas period of growth, which is impressive considering it was the best performer in 2018. Economic

2020-01-09 - An Introduction: The Truth About The Most Common Internet Myths

Thu, 09/01/2020 - 18:08
Experts from around the world gathered to discuss and debunk some of the most common internet myths, at the Internet Governance Forum Berlin Conference, which took place in Berlin, Germany, from 25-29, November 2019. We are set to bring you, some of the busted myths, spread throughout the coming... Legal

2020-01-09 - Showmax’s 10 Most Streamed Shows Of 2019

Thu, 09/01/2020 - 18:08
2019 was a pretty eventful year for Showmax. The company made some considerable leaps in the world of streaming with one of the highlights being the trial of sports content. With 2019 having just ended Showmax released a list of the most popular shows on the streaming service internationally and... Economic

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