Cisco signs deal with LG in push into Internet of Things
The deal is expected to produce “substantial results”.
Published 26 August 2014
The Syrian civil war is spilling over online
Political activists do battle by spreading malware through Middle East.
Published 19 August 2014
Did Chinese hackers steal Israel’s Iron Dome missile data?
Reports say documents were stolen from contractors including Elisra Group, Israel Aerospace Industries and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems.
Published 30 July 2014
Malware bundled with Middle East conflict news targets media and governments
Hack associated with anti-Zionist group has resurfaced in May.
Published 02 June 2014
International alliance launched for cheaper internet in developing countries
It aims to reduce price of internet access to below 5% of a person's monthly income.
Published 09 October 2013
Ethio Telecom signs $800m mobile network expansion deal with ZTE
The deal would support Ethiopia Telecom's plans to to double its subscriber numbers to over 50 million
Published 20 August 2013
Iran launches domestic email service
Each user account will be offered with a storage capacity of 50MB, which can further be raised to 2GB.
Published 11 July 2013
Syria's internet restored after blackout
The blackout was due to a fault in optical fibre cables
Published 09 May 2013
Chat app messaging traffic surpasses mobile text message: Informa
Users sent an average of 19.1 billion OTT messages sent per day compared to 17.6 billion P2P SMS messages during 2012
Published 30 April 2013
Saudi seeks to ban WhatsApp, Skype, Viber
As part of its efforts to have control over cyberspace with the rise in internet and smart phone users
Published 01 April 2013
Egypt Telecoms Ministry refuses to block YouTube access
YouTube has blocked the 'innocence of muslims' video on its Egytian version of YouTube.
Published 19 February 2013
US Defense Department plans increase of cyber-security staff
The staff numbers at US Cyber Command planned to be increased from 900 to 4,900.
Published 29 January 2013
Vodafone’s BlackBerry users suffer outage over connection issues
RIM's devices used through South Africa Vodafone's Vodacom were also affected by a connection outage, while the UK users revealed that BlackBerry...
Published 14 January 2013
UN's ITU to review International Telecom Regulations
Around 193 countries government regulators will participate in the conference
Published 03 December 2012
Fewer companies using mobile device management application despite BYOD threat: report
About 23% of those surveyed said they faced the loss of business data due to the loss or theft of mobile devices