Monday, December 31, 2012

Wireless Power May Cut the Cord for Plug-In Devices, Including Cars


New technology that allows for wireless charging of electronic devices could make a rarity of cord jungles like the one in this image, captured this year at a power generation station in New York City during the blackout caused by Hurricane Sandy.

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Sunday, December 30, 2012

There Are Rules! Huawei linked to plan to sell restricted equipment to Iran

Huawei linked to plan to sell restricted equipment to Iran

A major partner of the Chinese telecommunications gear maker offered to sell $1.7 million worth of embargoed HP computer equipment to Iran, according to documents reviewed by Reuters.

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Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Netflix IT Dept. Working This Christmas...

Netflix outage mars Christmas Eve.


The company's video streaming service went down for an unknown number of people across the U.S. yesterday. The outage apparently has continued into Christmas morning.


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Monday, December 24, 2012

Windows malware opens RDP ports on PCs for future remote access

https://www.zdnet.com/article/windows-malware-opens-rdp-ports-on-pcs-for-future-remote-access/