- Published on Wednesday, 23 July 2014 14:21
The organiser of Maker Faire Africa talks about why he wants to build a network of inventors.
"When you talk about Maker Faire in the US," says Emeka Okafor, "a large percentage of the makers involved are hobbyists, and most of the rest are looking to go into Maker Pro.
- Published on Monday, 21 July 2014 10:26
Hyundai has worked with BEarena to implement a virtual computing platform from Nutanix to provide its mobile staff application access while they work offsite.
- Published on Friday, 18 July 2014 13:30
The train is moving out of the station.
It happens to have an Apple logo (usually), measures about ten-inches in size, and lasts for about ten hours. Tablets are the new computing platform for 2011.
Is it time to consider making an app for your business?
- Published on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 10:50
Alcon, the contact lens subsidiary of Novartis, will license the technology and co-develop the lenses with Google for a variety of ocular medical uses.
Healthcare giant Novartis, parent company of the contact lens manufacturer Alcon, will join forces with Google to bring its smart lens technology to market.
- Published on Monday, 14 July 2014 11:15
Australian Labor MP and the chair of the committee that investigated Australia's telecommunications interception laws has called for the Coalition government to bring on data retention legislation.
- Published on Friday, 11 July 2014 12:28
A new group seeks to provide its members insulation against attacks by patent trolls.
Google, Dropbox and a few other high-tech firms have come up with a new way to help defend themselves against patent trolls.
- Published on Wednesday, 09 July 2014 14:04
When the Tour races into town, it also brings 12 tonnes of tech with it to keep operations running smoothly - take the tour.
For the fans and the riders, the Tour de France is the ultimate cycling race — but for those who maintain the tech infrastructure behind the 21-stage 3,664km extravaganza, it feels a little different.
- Published on Monday, 07 July 2014 11:56
While the battle lines are being drawn up over the right to be forgotten, it seems we may be making the best of an imperfect system.
Last month, the right to be forgotten was enshrined in European law, thanks to a ruling by the European Court of Justice.
- Published on Friday, 04 July 2014 12:01
As promised earlier this year, Microsoft has increased the amount of cloud storage space available for Office 365 business subscribers, from 25 GB to a full terabyte.
- Published on Wednesday, 02 July 2014 14:37
Maybe you've seen Into the Wild, or (gasp) have actually read it.
It's the true story of an ordinary person who, one day, decided to abandon society, pack some rice and a rifle into a bag and head off into the wilderness never to return.