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Data Centre Cooling
Facebook to almost double the size of its Sweden data centre
May 2018
Facebook celebrated the 5th birthday of its Luleå data centre by announcing a huge investment to make it one of the world's largest campuses.
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Cybercrime
Why cybercriminals are corrupting popular social media platforms
May 2018
Fraudsters are targeting legitimate social media platforms to create a new type of fraud market – one that has a global reach.
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Data analytics
Accenture: The importance of trust in data
May 2018
As businesses continue to use more and more data, how can they improve the accuracy and legitimacy of their data?
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Cloud
Facebook debuts their take on the dating app
May 2018
Mark Zuckerberg announced Facebook Dating at F8, Facebook's annual developer conference.
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Cybersecurity
70% of security experts say social media should be government regulated
April 2018
A survey has found the majority believe social media data collection needs to be regulated, despite having little faith in their governments.
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Facebook
Passwords: They're as useless as the 'g' in lasagna
April 2018
Accounts were compromised because he re-used the password “dadada”. Six characters, all lowercase. If anyone should know better, it’s Zuckerberg.
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Machine learning
Machine learning is great but does it need regulation?
April 2018
Otago Uni’s Artificial Intelligence and Law in New Zealand Project think legislation should be a major consideration during the Kiwi AI revolution.
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Facebook
Clare Curran targeted in Facebook impersonation; warns Kiwis to be vigilant
April 2018
“It’s frightening to think someone is impersonating you online and CERT NZ is there to help people sort out issues and feel safe again online."
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Microsoft
34 tech heavyweights stand strong: Protecting the globe from cyber threats
April 2018
Not only with the companies protect customers, they've also vowed not to help governments who want to go on the cyber offensive.
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Data Protection
34% of polled Kiwis & 27% of Aussies ready to delete Facebook after data breach
April 2018
The Facebook and Cambridge Analytica data breach has shown the world just how important data is to individuals and the organisations that collect it.
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Cloud
Facebook launches Data Abuse Bounty program
April 2018
The Data Abuse Bounty is inspired by the existing bug bounty program.
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Cloud
Facebook is finally making changes to its data sharing controls - but is it too little, too late?
April 2018
“Given the scale and sophistication of the activity we’ve seen, we believe most people on Facebook could have had their public profile scraped."
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Facebook
Taika Waititi and Spark to host a new NZ film festival
April 2018
Spark and Facebook have joined forces to create the Tall Shorts Film Festival.
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Facebook
OPINON: Counting the broader cost of Facebook’s data dilemma
April 2018
Barracuda SVP Chris Ross talks about the results of a recent survey they ran following the Facebook fallout to determine the true cost.
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Cloud
Facebook to test a ‘downvote’ button in NZ
April 2018
The test is a continuation of a trial Facebook began a few weeks ago that allows people to upvote or downvote comments on public threads.
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Mobility
How Workplace By Facebook helped solve an avocado shortage
March 2018
Many employees in major industries like retail, farming, and transport seldom have their own PC or even a company email address, but they do all have
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Cybercrime
Zuckerberg admits “we made mistakes” in Facebook data breach
March 2018
Mark Zuckerberg has issued a statement following the bombshell that Facebook's data of 50m people has been misused to "change audience behaviour.
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Facebook
Queensland Premier bans Ministerial use of private email & messaging apps
March 2018
The Queensland Government has forbidden its ministers from using their own private email and messaging accounts for ministerial business.
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Microsoft
Report: Enterprise server demand underwhelming for 4Q17
March 2018
A report by Dell’Oro Group has shown that high memory costs contributed to a slower than expected Purley refresh cycle slowing sales in the quarter.
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Cybercrime
Facebook breach of 50 MILLION profiles: What we know so far
March 2018
A whistleblower has uncovered the practices of his illicit company, which include stealing the details of 50m Facebook users to help Trump's campaign.
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Cryptocurrency
Google to follow Facebook's lead on banning cryptocurrency ads
March 2018
From June 2018 Google users may not see so many advertisements for cryptocurrencies and related content.
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Sony
Sony’s Xperia 3D Creator app brings 3D scans of your food (or anything else) to Facebook
February 2018
Sony adds the third dimension to foodie Facebook posts, writes Darren Price.
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Blockchain
Got a spare Zuckerbuck? Social networks may give cryptos weight
February 2018
Social networks may be the key to bringing cryptocurrencies into the mainstream, according to GlobalData.
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Cryptocurrency
Facebook says 'no more': Cryptocurrency ads banned from social network
February 2018
Facebook has now banned all advertising for financial products such as cryptocurrencies, binary options and initial coin offerings.