Articles By Jeremy Kirk

Samsung: Apple refused to negotiate 3G patents

Samsung: Apple refused to negotiate 3G patents

license essential 3G patents included in the iPhone and iPad during the first day of their patent trial on Monday...

July 23rd, 2012 Jeremy Kirk
Alleged LulzSec member indicted in U.S.

Alleged LulzSec member indicted in U.S.

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA -- A U.S. federal grand jury has indicted Ryan Cleary, a British citizen, accusing him of orchestrating a...

June 14th, 2012 Jeremy Kirk
‘LeakedIn’ app checks for compromised passwords

‘LeakedIn’ app checks for compromised passwords

SYDNEY, Asutralia -- A New York-based Web developer and his colleagues have built a Web-based application for people to see if...

June 7th, 2012 Jeremy Kirk
Dell releases Inspiron line with Intel’s Ivy Bridge

Dell releases Inspiron line with Intel’s Ivy Bridge

SYDNEY, Australia -- Dell introduced on Tuesday a refreshed and expanded line of its Inspiron consumer notebooks, some of which have...

June 5th, 2012 Jeremy Kirk
Hacked websites deliver Android malware for first time

Hacked websites deliver Android malware for first time

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA -- Analysts with Lookout Mobile Security have found websites that have been hacked to deliver malicious software to devices...

May 3rd, 2012 Jeremy Kirk
Financial services under more frequent DDoS attacks

Financial services under more frequent DDoS attacks

SYDNEY - The financial services industry saw nearly triple the number of distributed denial-of-service (DDOS) attacks during the first three...

April 12th, 2012 Jeremy Kirk
Will Megaupload’s 28 petabytes of data be deleted?

Will Megaupload’s 28 petabytes of data be deleted?

SYDNEY - The hosting provider for the defunct file-sharing site Megaupload wants to delete the data now that investigators have...

March 22nd, 2012 Jeremy Kirk
RIM offers free PlayBook to Android developers

RIM offers free PlayBook to Android developers

LONDON -- Research in Motion is trying to woo developers by giving a free BlackBerry Playbook tablet to coders who...

February 3rd, 2012 Jeremy Kirk
Student privacy activists due to meet with Facebook

Student privacy activists due to meet with Facebook

LONDON (01/31/2012) - Austrian student activists say they expect to meet Facebook representatives in Vienna next Monday in an attempt...

January 31st, 2012 Jeremy Kirk
Alleged Kelihos botnet creator named by Microsoft

Alleged Kelihos botnet creator named by Microsoft

LONDON (01/24/2012) - Microsoft has named a Russian man as the alleged creator of Kelihos, a spammy botnet that abused...

January 24th, 2012 Jeremy Kirk