devices

Explainer: How Apple's AirPower Qi wireless charging mat works

Explainer: How Apple's AirPower Qi wireless charging mat works

iPhone wireless charging is now a reality with the release of the Qi-compatible iPhone 8, 8 Plus and X
By Staff Writer Sep 14 2017, 8:53AM
Trend Micro details new Internet of Things DDoS threat

Trend Micro details new Internet of Things DDoS threat

Trend Micro is reporting a new threat to Linux-based Internet of Things devices that is specifically able to exploit a specific vulnerability in surveillance cameras made by AVTech.
By Doug Olenick Mar 14 2017, 10:38AM
Microsoft to let Nokia brand slide for mobile devices

Microsoft to let Nokia brand slide for mobile devices

Stephen Elop reveals that Microsoft is working on a new name for its mobile line, but will continue the Android-based Nokia X line.
By Nicole Kobie Apr 29 2014, 12:38PM
What Heartbleed means for devices and hardware

What Heartbleed means for devices and hardware

OpenSSL is used in embedded devices and routers. Here's how Heartbleed could hit them.
By Nicole Kobie Apr 14 2014, 7:56AM
Apple's new iPad mini: Space grey and with a retina screen?

Apple's new iPad mini: Space grey and with a retina screen?

New shots claiming to show a space grey casing for Apple's iPad Mini have surfaced - and they show the latest mini could be slightly chubbier, but with a retina screen.
By Mark Prigg Oct 15 2013, 10:09AM
Microsoft lets apps roam across Windows 8.1 devices

Microsoft lets apps roam across Windows 8.1 devices

Microsoft extends app "roaming" at the request of "enthusiastic" users.
By Nicole Kobie Oct 1 2013, 7:38AM
ARM unveils faster GPU for mobile devices

ARM unveils faster GPU for mobile devices

The Mali-T658 will scale to up to eight cores for next-gen graphics in mobile devices
By Nicole Kobie Nov 11 2011, 9:30AM
Report: Apple testing Siri on older iOS devices

Report: Apple testing Siri on older iOS devices

Personal assistant could make official appearance on iPhone 4.
By Stewart Mitchell Nov 8 2011, 8:49AM
Report: Apple devices dominate Australia's mobile internet

Report: Apple devices dominate Australia's mobile internet

Digital market intelligence firm ComScore has revealed market research that shows Apple iPads and iPhones as the dominant mobile web devices in Australia when it comes to internet traffic.
By Brett Winterford , Paul Briden Jun 28 2011, 8:50AM
Apple devices dominate global mobile internet

Apple devices dominate global mobile internet

A ComScore survey reveals iPad rules the roost for global mobile internet traffic.
By Paul Briden Jun 26 2011, 10:55PM
Mobile devices in danger of attack

Mobile devices in danger of attack

Research claims only four per cent of smartphones and tablets are protected from malware and viruses.
By Jennifer Scott Jun 16 2011, 8:51AM
Three quarters of network devices have ‘common vulnerability’

Three quarters of network devices have ‘common vulnerability’

A report reveals 73 per cent of network devices have a minimum of one security hole.
By Paul Briden May 24 2011, 8:47AM
LG developing Android-based tablet PC

LG developing Android-based tablet PC

LG Electronics has announced plans to introduce 10 smart mobile devices in the fourth quarter of this year, including the company's first Android-based tablet PC
By Miya Knights Jul 6 2010, 9:22AM
Portable computer market set for boom times

Portable computer market set for boom times

2010 will be the year of the notebook, netbook and slate PC, and the newly launched Apple iPad will lead the way.
By Staff Writers Apr 7 2010, 7:51AM
German boffin wants to make dumb gadgets smart

German boffin wants to make dumb gadgets smart

The man with his head in the clouds...
By The Inquirer Jan 12 2010, 9:52AM
New Wi-Fi spec will support peer-to-peer networking, remove need for hotspots

New Wi-Fi spec will support peer-to-peer networking, remove need for hotspots

An emerging Wi-Fi specification, called 'WiFi Direct' promises to allow users to link devices directly.
By Shaun Nichols Oct 16 2009, 10:26AM
Netbook challenger awaits: ARM dual-core 2GHz chips to push beyond phones

Netbook challenger awaits: ARM dual-core 2GHz chips to push beyond phones

The announcement of a pair of 2GHz dual-core processors from ARM has drawn speculation over a new chip war with Intel in the netbook space, despite the fact that products based on the chips are not likely to appear for at least another year.
By Daniel Robinson Sep 18 2009, 11:15AM
Reporting about Apple's exploding devices is wrong

Reporting about Apple's exploding devices is wrong

Seems one reporter is Apple to the core.
By The Inquirer Aug 21 2009, 9:56AM
Microsoft touts Windows Embedded for smartbooks

Microsoft touts Windows Embedded for smartbooks

Netbooks to get Windows 7, but Windows Embedded earmarked for 'consumer
internet devices'
By Miya Knights Jul 14 2009, 9:58AM
Intel and Nokia partner on future mobile devices

Intel and Nokia partner on future mobile devices

Intel and Nokia have announced a partnership to develop new mobile platforms that look beyond today's smartphones, laptops and netbooks..
By Daniel Robinson Jun 24 2009, 7:54AM