Developers' Frustration With Android Growing, Survey Finds

The latest Appcelerator/IDC mobile survey has uncovered a growing well of frustration among Android developers, with underwhelming tablets, OS fragmentation and...

Native IPv6 Traffic Rises Ahead of Test Day, Analysis Shows

With World IPv6 Day approaching on June 8, the next-generation Internet protocol could finally be trickling into use as carriers gain the confidence to use it in...

Sourcefire Takes Intrusion Prevention to Masses With IPSx

Open-source security company Sourcefire has announced an entry-level Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) it claims will democratize a technology that is still seen...

Asian Cities Dominate Fast Broadband

State of the Internet report identifies cities, countries with fastest and most available broadband service.

Mozilla Shows Next-Gen 'Tab Candy' Firefox Interface

Future versions of Firefox are set to adopt a new tab design that will transform the browser's interface, a senior Mozilla developer has announced.

Google Chrome Browser Gets 'Native' PDF Support

Google has started using its next generation plug-in API to embed support for Adobe Acrobat PDFs more deeply into the Chrome browser.

Sophos Reinvents Antivirus With Cloud Lookup

Sophos has become the latest security vendor to harness its antivirus software to a collective database based on cloud detection.

Iomega Shows off Large USB 3.0 Drives

Iomega has become the latest vendor to add SuperSpeed USB 3.0 to its external hard drives, announcing a swathe of portable and desktop products.

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Panda's Free Antivirus Adds New Malware Blocking

Panda Security has bolstered the features available in its free antivirus product, Cloud Antivirus, adding a new behavioural engine and Windows autorun control.

Humble LEDs Power Quantum Computing Breakthrough

Cambridge scientists have come up with a simple way to generate the entangled photons needed by quantum computers using a cheap light emitting diode (LED) powered by electrical voltage.

FIFA Warns Over World Cup Ticket Scams

World football body FIFA has underlined stern warnings to anyone buying last minute tickets for the forthcoming World Cup tournament in South Africa: buy from a...

Seagate Reinvents the Hybrid Laptop Hard Drive

The 2.5-inch Momentus XT is a hybrid HDD and flash design intended to speed past conventional hard drives.

Antivirus Firm Warns of Messaging Worm

A new worm targets systems running Skype and Yahoo Messenger.

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SSDs Paired With USB 3.0 for Fastest Ever Backup Drive

Perhaps this is what USB 3.0 was invented for. Storage maker OCZ Technology has announced a new external drive that combines solid state drive (SSD) with SuperSpeed USB 3.0.

USB 3.0 Falls Short in New Laptop Tests

USB 3.0 may be the future, but tests show it will perform better after laptop hardware upgrades.

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