An 'unacceptable threat'
The Untouchables are briefing private sector companies on intelligence claiming to show that the Moscow-based cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab is an unacceptable threat to national security.
Musk never sleeps
Tesla boss Elon Musk is among a group of 116 founders of robotics and artificial intelligence companies which is calling on the United Nations to ban autonomous weapons.
Network not Netbook chips
Chipzilla has released a few details on its Atom C3000, and unlike previous flavours of Atom these are being tipped for the network rather than home use.
Higher costs and parts shortages
Thinkpad maker Lenovo warned of higher costs and margin pressure due to shortages of components like memory chips, as it posted its first quarterly loss in almost two years.
Apple Press calls for a public holiday
The Tame Apple Press is making much hay over the fact that 10,000 batteries for the Galaxy Note 4 are being recalled for risk of overheating that could lead to burns or fires.
Security coprocessor has been hacked
A hacker by name of "Xerub" has made a mockery of Apple’s Apple's Secure Enclave Processor (SEP) firmware.
B2B companies are already looking into it
While Virtual Reality is being marketed for consumer-driven gaming, a recent B2B technology survey of 455 US-based companies across nine vertical markets shows that is probably not where it is going to find its niche.
Assange hides leaks which embarrass the Kremlin
The image of Wikileaks being a non-partisan outlet for whistle-blowers has been called into question after it has revealed that Julian Assange was turning down caches of documents embarrassing to the Russian government.
Needs to improve its margins as figures borked
Mobile telecom gear maker Ericsson may lay off around 25,000 employees outside Sweden as part of its savings programme.
Comment: Sea change as liberal tech companies realise they created a monster
There appears to be a change of heart in the liberal technology companies. Once insisting that socially retarded, Neanderthal types should beallowed to speak their misogynistic race hate mantras online as free speech, tech companies are cracking down.