Tag: report


Report says HTC, Asus, and Acer will all miss their smartphone shipment targets this year

December 27, 2016

Via: gsmarena

According to a new report, three well known Taiwan-based smartphone manufacturers – HTC, Asus, and Acer – will fall short of their shipment targets for the year 2016. The report, citing industry sources, says that HTC will likely ship a […]

Mobile, Smartphones

The LG G6 will ditch the modular approach, reports say

October 24, 2016

Via: Techradar

The LG G5 launched earlier this year had a bold idea behind it – removable modules you could clip in and out to boost battery capacity, add advanced camera controls, or improve the audio pumping out of your phone’s speakers. […]

Privacy, Security

Yahoo calls report of secret email scanning ‘misleading’

October 6, 2016

Via: Info World

Yahoo has called a Reuters article about a secret email scanning program “misleading,” and said no such system exists. On Tuesday, the Reuters article claimed that Yahoo had created the custom software program after receiving a classified U.S. government order. […]

Performance, security, and availability

Basic security could have prevented OPM breach

September 7, 2016

Via: ComputerWeekly

Basic security controls could have prevented the breach that exposed the personal data of more than 21 million current and former government employees, according to a congressional report. The 2015 breach at the US Office of Personnel Management (OPM) included […]

Mobile, Smartphones

New report suggests new iPhone may have 3GB of RAM

August 4, 2016

Via: GSM Arena

A report from DigiTimes outlines the memory chip industry in Asia and how it is currently preparing for an increase in demand for DRAM chips. The top three manufacturers of memory chips: Samsung, SK Hynix, and Micron Technology have cut […]

Mobile, Smartphones

Report says Galaxy Note7 will come with Samsung’s Cloud service

July 29, 2016

Via: GSM Arena

A couple of weeks ago, it was revealed that Samsung has filed a trademark for something called “Samsung Cloud Together” in Europe, with details confirming that it’s actually a cloud storage service for phones and tablets. Now, according to a […]

Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Microsoft reports strong quarter driven by cloud

July 20, 2016

Via: Computer Weekly

Microsoft has reported profits of $3.12bn for the quarter ending 30 June 2016 and revenues of $20.6bn, driven mainly by cloud computing. Although overall revenues were down 7.5% compared with the same period a year ago, the profits were in […]

Cybersecurity, Security

Most organisations unprepared for cyber attacks, says report

May 19, 2016

Via: Computer Weekly

Nearly 80% of organisations remain unprepared and without a formal plan to respond to cyber security incidents, a report has revealed. There has been little improvement in preparedness in the past three years, according to the annual Global Threat Intelligence […]

Cybersecurity, Security

Legislation requiring tech industry to report terrorist activity may be revived

December 8, 2015

Via: Info World

Legislation requiring tech companies to report on terrorist activity on their platforms is likely to be revived in the U.S., following concerns about the widespread use of Internet communications by terrorists.A proposed rule that would require companies to report vaguely […]

Editorial, Hacking, Security

Top 2016 cyber threats we should prepare for

November 20, 2015

Via: IT Curated

It’s hard to say where the next cyber threat will come from, but in order to predict a hacker’s next move, security experts probably have to try and think like a hacker. Why does he hack a device? What information […]


Apple iPhone 6 will launch with 90m handsets to break records

July 9, 2015

Via: itCurated

Apple is preparing for record breaking sales of its next iPhone. According to the Wall Street Journal, the tech giant has ordered suppliers to manufacture between 85 million and 90 million units combined of two new iPhone models with 4.7-inch […]