1. Security
    May 25th, 2015 by Anthony Caruana
    Bluetooth LE could be a security risk

    It’s fair to say the Apple Watch and a number of other small devices would not be possible without the recent development of Bluetooth LE, or BLE....

  2. News
    March 10th, 2015 by Fred O'Connor
    Apple’s ResearchKit helps iPhone users participate in medical research

    Apple thinks its new software framework can solve some of the biggest challenges facing medical researchers, including recruiting people for studies...

  3. News
    January 9th, 2015 by Ian Paul
    ‘Super cookies’ can track you even in private browsing mode, researcher says

    If there’s one thing websites love to do it’s track their users. Now, it looks like some browsers can even be tracked when they’re...

  4. News
    October 14th, 2014 by Brad Chacos
    Breakthrough batteries last 20 years, charge 70 percent in two minutes

    Over the years, consumer electronics have improved in almost every way, becoming thinner, lighter and more pixel-packed, all while increasing exponentially...

  5. News
    September 15th, 2014 by Martyn Williams
    Want lithium-ion batteries to last? Slow charging may not be the answer

    New research by a California-based team could change the way lithium-ion batteries are charged in consumer electronics products and electric cars,...

  6. News
    August 26th, 2014 by Tim Greene
    Researchers show how PC botnets could infect iOS devices to steal passwords.

    Attackers could compromise iPads and iPhones on a large scale through the infected computers that make up botnets, researchers say. Nearly a quarter...

  7. News
    July 8th, 2014 by Jeremy Kirk
    Australian teen accepts police caution to avoid hacking charge

    An Australian teenager has accepted a caution from police rather than face hacking charges for discovering a vulnerability in the website of one of...

  8. News
    January 13th, 2014 by Gregg Keizer
    Researchers release big discrepancies in Mac sales estimates for Q4

    Apple sold 2.2 million Macs in the US in 2013′s final quarter, a 29 percent increase over the year before. Or it sold just 1.6 million, representing...

  9. Features
    September 11th, 2013 by Lucian Constantin
    Researchers: Fingerprint sensor in iPhone 5s is no silver bullet

    The fingerprint sensor in Apple’s new iPhone 5S has the potential to enhance the security of the device, but the devil will be in the details....

  10. News
    May 29th, 2013 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Bigger families increasingly likely to own a tablet

    An additional five million Australians have become tablet users in the past two years, according to new research findings, with bigger families increasingly...

  11. News
    March 20th, 2013 by Jennifer Baker, IDG News Service
    Piracy doesn’t hurt online music sales, according to EU study

    Illegal music downloads have negligible impact on digital music sales, according to a study by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre....

  12. News
    March 19th, 2013 by Lucian Constantin
    3G and 4G USB modems are a security threat, researcher says

    The vast majority of 3G and 4G USB modems handed out by mobile operators to their customers are manufactured by a handful of companies and run insecure...

  13. News
    March 13th, 2013 by Gregg Keizer
    iOS will surrender top tablet spot to Android in 2013, says IDC

    Aggressive sales of smaller tablets triggered a revised tablet sales forecast today by IDC, which upped its projections by 11% for 2013 and said Android...

  14. News
    March 12th, 2013 by John P. Mello Jr., TechHive
    Apple’s App Store lacked encryption protection for months

    Apple’s app store operated for months without the protection of SSL encryption, according to researchers. Apple announced it had fixed the problem...

  15. News
    March 9th, 2013 by Kevin Lee
    Brown University develops world’s first wireless brain chip

    Researchers at Brown University have created the world’s first wireless brain-computer interfaces or computer control chips that can be applied...

  16. News
    March 7th, 2013 by John Cox
    Research reports iPad sales “collapse”

    Based on one market researcher’s estimate of a one-month fall in 9.7in tablet display shipments, a range of tech news sites and bloggers are...

  17. News
    March 6th, 2013 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Apple to launch new iPhone, iPads within six months

    Apple will released its next-generation iOS devices within six months, according to reports  indicating the fifth-generation iPad will launch as...

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