Android 8.1 Oreo officially rolls out for OnePlus 5T, OnePlus 5 dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-04-16 20:50:46

A little over a month after introducing Android 8.1 in the open beta channel, today OnePlus officially rolls out the latest Oreo version to OnePlus 5T and OnePlus 5 users across the globe. This makes it one of the few Android makers to have its latest flagships running up-to-date software. The official build, OxygenOS 5.1.0, on top of upgrading Android, adds a couple of interesting new features...

Facebook rolls out locally-focused News Feed globally dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-03-26 16:44:17

Facebook is constantly messing about with its News Feed, and it's only a matter of weeks since the social network said it was going to prioritize local news. Initially, this was only the case in the US, but now the change is rolling out around the globe. The company says that "people around the world will see more news on Facebook from local sources covering their current city and other cities...

Huawei doesn't stand a chance in the US dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-03-22 19:02:38

Here's the thing. As happy as smartphone makers are about selling a ton of devices across the globe, they would all like to make it big in the US. It's a huge market where lots of consumers buy premium handsets -- which offer the biggest margins. However, it's not easy to gain ground here. The US is unlike the vast majority of markets in the sense that iOS and Android share a similarly-sized slice...

Netflix bug bounty program offers top rewards of $15,000 dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-03-21 20:10:06

As much as we'd like to think otherwise, no software is free of security issues. That's why it's important for tech companies to play an active role in finding and fixing as many bugs as possible before they're exploited. Implementing a bug bounty program can be very effective, as the product is exposed to various testing mindsets and approaches which can uncover some nasty surprises. Netflix,...

5G is coming: Here's how carriers can prepare dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-02-06 21:30:00

Technology’s rapid advance continues, requiring companies to adjust quickly to keep pace. And with the arrival of 5G, businesses can anticipate even more rapid change beginning this year. In fact, it’s predicted that by 2025, 5G will make up 99 percent of all broadband carriers and have over 2.6 billion subscribers -- or one-in-five mobile connections worldwide. If these numbers sound...

OnePlus 5T receives OxygenOS 4.7.4 update to improve camera quality dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2017-12-08 15:48:20

OnePlus announced a few weeks ago that it was developing an update for the its latest flagship killer to improve image quality. Now, it is rolling it out for OnePlus 5T users across the globe. The improved camera performance is part of OxygenOS 4.7.4, which turns out to be a bigger update than we were lead to believe initially, as it comes with a significant number of improvements in other areas...

Malware goes global with every nation affected dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2017-11-15 15:01:58

Malware is a worldwide problem affecting every nation state on the planet according to the latest Comodo Threat Research Labs report. Comodo detected almost 400 million malware incidents around the globe in the third quarter of this year, with even the tiny island nation of Kiribati in the central Pacific being affected. The top five malware hit countries are, Russia, the US, Poland, the UK and...

Bad Rabbit: Ten things you need to know about the latest ransomware outbreak - ZDNet dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-10-25 12:59:00

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Bad Rabbit: Ten things you need to know about the latest ransomware outbreak
Bad Rabbit ransomware is spreading. Image: iStock. A new ransomware infection has hit a number of high profile targets in Russia and Eastern Europe. Dubbed Bad Rabbit, the ransomware first started infecting systems on Tuesday 24th October and the way ...
What Is Bad Rabbit?...

New BadRabbit ransomware spreads through Eastern Europe - The Verge dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-10-25 01:38:09

The Verge
New BadRabbit ransomware spreads through Eastern Europe
The Verge
A new ransomware attack named BadRabbit is spreading through Russia, Ukraine, and other Eastern European countries. Targeting corporate networks, computer systems for the Kiev Metro, Ukraine's Odessa International Airport, several Russian media ...
New ransomware attack hits Russia and spreads...

5 takeaways from Senate Russian meddling presser - The Hill dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-10-04 23:52:43

The Hill
5 takeaways from Senate Russian meddling presser
The Hill
The Senate Intelligence Committee is expanding the scope of its investigation into Russian meddling, with panel leaders saying there is no end date in sight. The panel is interesting in questioning a lawyer who runs in the president's inner circle ...
Senate Intelligence Committee leaders say Russia did...