iiNet disappointed with Telstra wholesale ruling | ZDNet


  The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) draft decision to price wholesale ADSL in Australia based on the cost that Telstra has estimated it incurs to offer the service to retailers, has been labelled as disappointing by iiNet. Wholesale ADSL is generally used by telcos in areas where Telstra’s retail competitors, such as iiNet, […]

PCs learn new tricks, but can tablet/notebook hybrids rescue Windows 8? | ZDNet


  No, the PC industry isn’t vanishing anytime soon. But it has reached a level of maturity where year-over-year growth in sales has stalled, and most new purchases are replacements. Devices that we traditionally think of as PCs – towers, all-in-ones, and clamshell-style laptops with a keyboard and pointing device – are still selling by […]

"Google Glass" and Emerging Optical Technology (Infographic) | The Zenni Blog

  “Google Glass” and Emerging Optical Technology (Infographic) click Image for larger view "Google Glass" and Emerging Optical Technology (Infographic) | The Zenni Blog

iPhone 4S, Lumia 900, Droid Razr Maxx: Three Great Smartphones You Should Not Buy


  Imagine that you are inside your favorite mobile phone retail store. The air conditioning blows cool on the back of your neck; you tap your foot to the Foster the People tune playing softly on the loudspeaker. In your left hand, you hold the smartphone you’ve been eyeing for months — you know, the […]

Which LCD Monitor is Right for You?

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LG L194WT-SF LCD monitor (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Choosing the right LCD monitor can be tough for some people, and it varies for each person, whether they are a gamer, web designer, or simply use their computer for leisure. No matter what your budget, preferences, or needs, the following tips should help you find the right […]

This week at Microsoft: Throwing everybody under the bus


The impression Microsoft is giving this week is almost one of desperation, and of a company willing to do anything to maintain its position at the top of the food chain. First came the surprise showing of the new Microsoft Surface hardware, which looks really nice. Then came a preview of the next big version […]

Richard Clarke: China has hacked every major US company | ZDNet


  Richard Clarke: China has hacked every major US company By Emil Protalinski | March 27, 2012, 1:04pm PDT Summary: Cybersecurity advisor Richard Clarke is warning the U.S. that its major companies are being regularly infiltrated by Chinese hackers employed by the Chinese government to steal R&D. Richard Clarke, a former cybersecurity and cyberterrorism advisor […]

Apple, Facebook, Path, Twitter, others face class action lawsuit | ZDNet


  Apple, Facebook, Path, Twitter, others face class action lawsuit By Emil Protalinski | March 21, 2012, 10:51am PDT Summary: Apple, Beluga, Burbn, Chillingo, Electronic Arts, Facebook, Foodspotting, Foursquare Labs, Gowalla, Hipster, Instagram, Kik, LinkedIn, Path, Rovio Mobile, Twitter, Yelp, and ZeptoLab UK are being sued. Last week, 13 individuals targeted 18 mobile app makers […]

New iPad pre-order delivery date slips | ZDNet UK


  Customers pre-ordering the new iPad will have to wait up to three weeks to receive the tablet device even though it will be on sale in-store on Friday, according to the company’s website. The device was announced on Wednesday and is due to go on sale from Apple’s retail stores on Friday 16 March. […]

Meet Apple’s new iPad, now with a Retina Display | ZDNet


  Meet Apple’s new iPad, now with a Retina Display By Rachel King | March 7, 2012, 10:47am PST Summary: Given all of the hype surrounding new Apple products, there are inevitably high expectations for the newest iPad. Everyone knew it was coming, and here it is: the new iPad. See also: CNET: Live blogging […]