Japan, China and South Korea have agreed to jointly develop a new computer operating system based on Linux as an alternative to the dominant Windows by Microsoft. The three countries would help their private sectors develop Linux, an open-source OS that can be copied and modified freely.
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- Android beats iOS and Windows as leas... — Android beats iOS and Windows as least-secure mobile OS, Nokia report finds – TechRepublichttps://www.techrepublic.com/article/android-beats-ios-and-windows-as-least-secure-mobile-os-nokia-report-finds/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27689259515740508250262421970472Over two-thirds of all infected devices this year ran on the Android operating system, according to recent research from Nokia. [...]
- Russia’s ‘Fancy Bear̵... — https://www.wired.com/story/russia-fancy-bear-hackers-microsoft-office-flaw-and-nyc-terrorism-fears/?mbid=nl_110817_daily_list1_p3Kremlin hackers are adapting their phishing tactics with both the latest software vulnerabilities and the latest news, new McAfee findings show. SaveSave [...]
- Sony’s new Aibo pet robot goes ... — Sony’s new Aibo pet robot goes on sale tonight in Japanhttps://www.engadget.com/2017/10/31/sony-aibo-robot-japan/Sony took its Aibo robot off of the market more than a decade ago, but now it’s coming back. [...]
- Nearly undetectable Microsoft Office ... — Nearly undetectable Microsoft Office exploit installs malware without an email attachment – TechRepublichttps://www.techrepublic.com/article/nearly-undetectable-microsoft-office-exploit-installs-malware-without-an-email-attachment/?bhid=27689259515740508250262421970472&ftag=TRE684d531Security firm Sophos uncovered a zero day exploit that targets a 24-year-old data exchange protocol, and it can be used to silently attack machines with very little means of detection. [...]
- USA and Japan’s giant robot bat... — USA and Japan’s giant robot battle was a slow, brilliant messhttps://www.engadget.com/2017/10/18/giant-robot-fight-usa-japan-megabots/The duel ended with a chainsaw massacre. [...]