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Telstra just invested millions in the company investigating Russians hacking USA politics

The venture capital arm of Australian telecommunications giant Telstra has joined in a $US100 million investment round for the security firm investigating Russian hacks into US political institutions. CrowdStrike, which made headlines for discovering Russians were responsible for hacking Democratic National Committee emails during the presidential election campaign last year, […]
Telstra just invested millions in the company investigating Russians hacking USA politics
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How Iceland Solved The Problem Of The Dirty Data centre

[credit provider=”Verne Global” url=”http://www.verneglobal.com/”] The world loves Google and Facebook. But exploding Internet usage comes with a nasty price: data centres that suck up a lot of electricity and pollute the planet.It doesn’t have to be that way. 
How Iceland Solved The Problem Of The Dirty Data centre
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Now We Must ‘Pledge Allegiance’ To Apple Or Google To Stay Safe

[credit provider=”Flickr/tr.robinson” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/suburbanadventure/8135580975/sizes/c/”] As we all buy smartphones and use the cloud, we are doing something that’s never been done before: trusting a few big IT companies with our lives.  That’s not necessarily in our best interest, but we have no choice.So says world-famous security expert Bruce Schneier.
Now We Must ‘Pledge Allegiance’ To Apple Or Google To Stay Safe
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Browser Security Wars: Can Google, Microsoft, Apple, And Mozilla Keep You Safe?

[credit provider=”Flickr/The National Guard” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/thenationalguard/4120184066/sizes/l/”] The Internet is a dangerous, virus-infested place. Today’s most popular Web browsers claim they are chock full of protections to keep you safe.Some of the browser vendors get a little testy about each others’ proclamations about who can protect you better.
Browser Security Wars: Can Google, Microsoft, Apple, And Mozilla Keep You Safe?
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10 Awesome Apps To Protect Your Smartphone

[credit provider=”Daniel Goodman / Business Insider” url=”http://www.businessinsider.com.au/author/daniel-goodman”] Chances are your smartphone holds the secrets of your life. Chances are, too, that you haven’t done enough protect those secrets from getting lost or stolen.To that end, we bring you this list of 10 apps that can save you — or better […]
10 Awesome Apps To Protect Your Smartphone