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Australian government slams Optus for cybersecurity breach

Australian government slams Optus for cybersecurity breach

MELBOURNE, Oct 2 (Reuters) – The Australian government on Sunday levelled its harshest criticism yet against Optus, the second-biggest telecoms company, for a cybersecurity breach that affected the equivalent of 40% of the country’s population. The government blamed Optus, owned by Singapore Telecommunications (STEL.SI), for the breach, which affected 10 million accounts, urging the company …

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Abelardo Morell reimagines Van Gogh with the ancient camera obscura

Abelardo Morell reimagines Van Gogh with the ancient camera obscura

ARLES, France — Abelardo Morell was on a country road outside Arles, in the South of France. Cicadas were buzzing with almost hallucinatory intensity. It was 10 a.m., a hot day at the start of July. Scattered across a field, half a dozen cypress trees stood like shaggy sentinels. Down the road, a field of …

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The Thorny Problem of Keeping the Internet’s Time

The Thorny Problem of Keeping the Internet’s Time

In 1977, David Mills, an eccentric engineer and computer scientist, took a job at COMSAT, a satellite corporation headquartered in Washington, D.C. Mills was an inveterate tinkerer: he’d once built a hearing aid for a girlfriend’s uncle, and had consulted for Ford on how paper-tape computers might be put into cars. Now, at COMSAT, Mills …

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Unlock Your iPhone's Power Sounds to Hear Shutdown and Bootup Chimes Every Time You Turn Off and Restart Your Device

Unlock Your iPhone’s Power Sounds to Hear Shutdown and Bootup Chimes Every Time You Turn Off and Restart Your Device « iOS & iPhone :: Gadget Hacks

When you shut down, boot up, or restart your iPhone, it never makes a sound. Many computers and Android devices do, so why can’t your iPhone? Well, some of you may never need to ask that question again. There’s a hidden setting on iOS 16 that gives you a chime sound every time …

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Apple CEO Tim Cook does not want to talk about the metaverse

Apple CEO Tim Cook does not want to talk about the metaverse

Image: Apple Der Artikel kann nur mit aktiviertem JavaScript dargestellt werden. Bitte aktiviere JavaScript in deinem Browser und lade die Seite neu. Apple CEO Tim Cook continues to discuss VR and AR in a way that suggests Apple’s imminent entry into the market. However, this has been the case for years. Augmented reality is a …

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‘Floyd “Retired” 366 Days to Avoid a Tough Rematch’: Fans Slam Floyd Mayweather as Iconic Fight Clip Surfaces on the Internet

‘Floyd “Retired” 366 Days to Avoid a Tough Rematch’: Fans Slam Floyd Mayweather as Iconic Fight Clip Surfaces on the Internet

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is currently on cloud nine after a sensational victory against Mikuru Asakura. And it has also been reported that he will be facing KSI’s brother, Deji, for yet another exhibition showdown. Meanwhile, DAZN Boxing recently released a compilation of all the punches from Mayweather’s fight against Oscar De La Hoya. ADVERTISEMENT Article …

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Chinese billionaire Richard Liu settles US rape allegation

Chinese billionaire Richard Liu settles US rape allegation

Chinese billionaire and JD.com founder Richard Liu agreed to settle a lawsuit filed by a former University of Minnesota student who alleged he raped her in her Minneapolis apartment after a night of dinner and drinks with wealthy Chinese executives in 2018, attorneys for both sides announced late Saturday. A settlement amount was not disclosed. Richard Liu, …

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Internet freedom activists scramble to help Iranians evade Tehran’s digital crackdown

Internet freedom activists scramble to help Iranians evade Tehran’s digital crackdown

Internet freedom activists are scrambling to help Iranians evade Tehran’s online crackdown and are urging the U.S. government and tech companies to do more to help keep a digital lifeline open for protesters. Digital rights groups say they are sending circumvention tools and other technical advice to Iranians to help them sidestep the regime’s internet …

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Next Gen Materials Take Flight with Swinburne Research

Next Gen Materials Take Flight with Swinburne Research

New industry-linked Swinburne research could save lives and save millions by using nanomaterials to help engineers detect structural defects in planes and rockets before they cause disaster. The ARC Linkage funded project with Sparc Technologies and Composite Materials Engineering is creating the next generation of smart composites that can improve safety and reliability, while significantly …

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