Massive spying on users of Google’s Chrome shows new security weakness – Security- Tempemail

A newly discovered spyware effort attacked users through 32 million downloads of extensions to Google’s market-leading Chrome web browser, researchers at Awake Security told Reuters, highlighting the tech industry’s failure to protect browsers as they are used more for email, payroll and other sensitive functions. Alphabet Inc’s Google said it Continue Reading

Melbourne Uni scores $4m to launch space capability – Projects – Hardware- Tempemail

Source: University of Melbourne Researchers at the University of Melbourne have received $3.95 million from the Australian government to help develop the nation’s space capability. Science and engineering researchers at the university will develop a miniature satellite – about the size of a shoebox – due to be launched into Continue Reading

Booktopia nears finish line on DC automation project – Software- Tempemail

Australian online bookstore Booktopia will wrap up a three-year project by September that brings new automation technology into its distribution centre, allowing it to ship upwards of 60,000 units a day. Deputy CEO and CTO Wayne Baskin told an Insider webinar that the e-tailer is “always on a path of Continue Reading

UK ditches homegrown COVID-19 tracing app for Google-Apple model – Software- Tempemail

Britain will switch to the Apple and Google model for its COVID-19 test-and-trace app, ditching an attempt to develop an app by itself after the homegrown system did not work well enough on Apple’s iPhone, the government said on Thursday. The test-and-trace program is key to reopening the country but Continue Reading

Scaling & Prioritizing Product Security with Zendesk- Tempemail

Zendesk, Inc. (NYSE: ZEN) is one of the fastest-growing customer support platforms in the world. With over 150,000 customer accounts representing nearly every industry across 160 counties, Zendesk is held to the highest security standards and complex data compliance requirements. For that reason, security has been a priority from the Continue Reading

HP Elite Dragonfly – The Stylish 2-IN-1 Must Have For Mobile and WFH | Tempemail

The new HP Elite Dragonfly, available from official distributor Drive Control Corporation (DCC), is a premium sub-one-kilogram 2-in-1 laptop designed with mobile and WFH (work from home) users in mind. The 13.3-inch Elite Dragonfly is available to DCC’s SA and SADC channel partners and features world-class battery performance – up Continue Reading

COVID-19 Contact Tracing and its Challenges with Data Privacy | Tempemail

Sourced from Forbes. Recent years have seen a marked shift in the way technology interacts with our data privacy. As people live and work in an increasingly digital world, they are also becoming more aware of the information they share and the value of their personal data. Some regulators have Continue Reading

PlayStation 5: exclusive games ‘more important than ever’, says Sony | Games

Happily for anyone who struggles to summon much interest in raw tech specs, last week’s PlayStation 5 broadcast was heavy on games. Having seeded details about the console’s hardware and performance throughout the year, Sony opted to show what developers have been doing with that speed and power. Of the Continue Reading

Zoom will provide end-to-end encryption to all users after privacy backlash | Zoom

The video conferencing platform Zoom announced on Wednesday it has reversed course and decided to provide end-to-end encryption to all customers, not just those who pay for a subscription. The popular app faced criticism from civil rights groups for its plans to exclude free calls from encryption services, which secure Continue Reading