Technology http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22262/all en LinkedIn passwords 'stolen and leaked online' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120606/linkedin-passwords-stolen-and-leaked-online Members of the hacking community around the world have reportedly been invited to collaborate in decrypting the passwords. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120606/linkedin-passwords-stolen-and-leaked-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Business Technology Wed, 06 Jun 2012 14:33:08 +0000 Luke Browne 5706919 at http://www.globalpost.com China proposes tighter controls over Internet http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/120607/china-proposes-tighter-controls-over-internet More and more of the half a billion Chinese now online are expressing their frustration at government polices through microblogs, posing a new challenge to the authorities who maintain a tight grip on the country’s traditional media outlets.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/120607/china-proposes-tighter-controls-over-internet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Asia-Pacific China Thu, 07 Jun 2012 15:40:19 +0000 Luke Browne 5707102 at http://www.globalpost.com Watch out, Silicon Valley http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/120620/london-silicon-valley-tech <p>LONDON &mdash; The city has been listed &mdash; after Silicon Valley and New York City &mdash; as the third most successful digital innovation &ldquo;ecosystem&rdquo; in the &ldquo;startup genome.&rdquo; They&rsquo;ve got hipsters, coffee shops, and ironic facial hair. But is the tech for real?</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/120620/london-silicon-valley-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Business Europe Innovation Technology United Kingdom Wed, 27 Jun 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Barry Neild 5708626 at http://www.globalpost.com The future of micro drones could get downright scary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/war/military/120620/business-insider-micro-drones-technology-future-spy-small-scary For years now, rumors and sightings of insect sized micro drones have been popping up around the world. But they may not be rumors for long.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/war/military/120620/business-insider-micro-drones-technology-future-spy-small-scary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> drone spy Technology Business Military War Technology Wed, 20 Jun 2012 19:33:00 +0000 Robert Johnson, Business Insider 5708679 at http://www.globalpost.com Macbook Pro with Retina display: the reviews are in http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120620/macbook-pro-retina-display-the-reviews-are Apple's Macbook Pro with Retina display is out and the reviews are mostly glowing.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120620/macbook-pro-retina-display-the-reviews-are" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Business Technology Wed, 20 Jun 2012 21:47:29 +0000 Alexander Besant 5708728 at http://www.globalpost.com Apple iTunes to get a major revamp later this year http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120628/apple-itunes-get-major-revamp-later-year Apple to give iTunes a major overhaul later this year.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120628/apple-itunes-get-major-revamp-later-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Technology Business Technology Thu, 28 Jun 2012 23:34:35 +0000 Alexander Besant 5709951 at http://www.globalpost.com Digital camera sales are slumping as smart phone cameras improve http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120629/digital-camera-sales-are-slumping-smart-phone-cameras-improve Digital cameras may go the way of the dodo as smart phone cameras continue to improve.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120629/digital-camera-sales-are-slumping-smart-phone-cameras-improve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Business Technology Fri, 29 Jun 2012 19:47:33 +0000 Alexander Besant 5710094 at http://www.globalpost.com Apple's Siri gets too many search requests wrong, study shows http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120630/apples-siri-gets-too-many-search-requests-wrong-study-shows Apple's Siri voice recognition technology gets a "D" for accuracy in searches.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120630/apples-siri-gets-too-many-search-requests-wrong-study-shows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Technology Technology Sat, 30 Jun 2012 18:55:53 +0000 Alexander Besant 5710201 at http://www.globalpost.com 500-million-year-old bacteria brought back to life in "Jurassic Park" experiment http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/science/120716/500-billion-year-old-bacteria-brought-back-life-jurassic-park-experimen Scientists have resurrected 500 million year old bacteria in a "Jurassic Park" experiment, Georgia Tech sources report - and although not the stuff of a Spielberg film, the discovery will likely add to our current knowledge of evolution and how it works.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/science/120716/500-billion-year-old-bacteria-brought-back-life-jurassic-park-experimen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Innovation life Science Technology Science Mon, 16 Jul 2012 13:44:00 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5711960 at http://www.globalpost.com Incoming Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer announces pregnancy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120717/incoming-yahoo-ceo-marissa-mayer-announces-pregnancy Yahoo has hired 37-year-old Google veteran Marissa Mayer as its new CEO — and she's pregnant. Mayer was one of Google's earliest employees and helped create such overwhelmingly popular products as Gmail, Google News and Google Images. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120717/incoming-yahoo-ceo-marissa-mayer-announces-pregnancy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Companies Technology Women Business Technology Tue, 17 Jul 2012 16:22:00 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5712175 at http://www.globalpost.com Firefox now encrypts all Google searches http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120717/firefox-now-encrypts-all-google-searches Firefox has moved to encrypt all Google searches while using the browser.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120717/firefox-now-encrypts-all-google-searches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Business Technology Tue, 17 Jul 2012 21:30:44 +0000 Alexander Besant 5712276 at http://www.globalpost.com Microsoft in hot water over Skype spying allegations http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120724/microsoft-hot-water-over-skype-spying-allegations Microsoft is in hot water after news reports that suggest Skype can now be tapped.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120724/microsoft-hot-water-over-skype-spying-allegations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Technology Wed, 25 Jul 2012 01:20:24 +0000 Alexander Besant 5713280 at http://www.globalpost.com The Air Force has finally figured out what's wrong with the F-22 Raptors http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120725/US-air-force-f-22-raptors After months of troubles with the oxygen system of the F-22 fighter aircraft, where multiple incidents of oxygen deprivation caused significant troubles and confused designers and leadership, the Air Force announced yesterday that they've traced the cause of the oxygen problems to a valve on a vest worn by pilots at high altitudes. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120725/US-air-force-f-22-raptors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> army Technology Technology United States Wed, 25 Jul 2012 21:06:00 +0000 Walter Hickley, Business Insider 5713422 at http://www.globalpost.com Outlook is the new Hotmail, says Microsoft http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120731/outlook-the-new-hotmail-says-microsoft Hotmail is dead, long live Outlook.com.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120731/outlook-the-new-hotmail-says-microsoft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Technology Business Technology Tue, 31 Jul 2012 20:25:02 +0000 Alexander Besant 5714450 at http://www.globalpost.com 2G to get the axe by AT&T http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120803/2g-get-the-axe-att AT&T announced that it will be phasing out its 2G network by 2017.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120803/2g-get-the-axe-att" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Technology Fri, 03 Aug 2012 23:26:00 +0000 Alexander Besant 5714949 at http://www.globalpost.com