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Intel will release Meltdown and Spectre-proof processors later this year {thumbnail}

Intel has been busy fire-fighting the Meltdown and Spectre bugs throughout January, and the firm’s latest step in its uphill PR battle is to clarify that new chips which are bulletproof to the vulnerabilities will start to turn up later in 2018. This information was imparted by the CEO of Intel, Brian Krzanich himself, in

Cyber Monday 2017: everything you need to know about this year’s deals {thumbnail}

Cyber Monday marks the end of what's usually the biggest shopping weekend of the year, starting with the Thanksgiving holiday moving into Black Friday: after celebrating with their families, droves of shoppers then hit the high street to pick up any bargains they can get their hands on. The term "Cyber Monday" was coined more

The best movies and TV shows to stream this weekend {thumbnail}

There’s a lot of content available across Australia’s streaming services, with new TV shows and movies being added to Netflix and Stan regularly. Because of this, settling on something to watch each weekend can be somewhat daunting. And, with the recent arrival of Amazon Prime Video to Australia, we can add a even more weekend

Stan is finally getting 4K streams and offline viewing this year {thumbnail}

Following on from the precedent set by its US rival Netflix, the Australian streaming service Stan has announced a couple of huge service updates for the coming months.  First up, Stan will be getting offline viewing capability in March, allowing subscribers to download selected shows to their iOS and Android devices and watch them outside

Twitter is bringing in ‘long overdue’ fixes to target harassment this week {thumbnail}

In a recent string of tweets, Twitter’s vice president of engineering Ed Ho has acknowledged something we all know – Twitter has a harassment problem and it’s not handling it well. He also promised, however, that this is about to change.  According to Ho, “in the days ahead” there will be a number of product