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Alex Zaharov-Reutt joins and

Hello! Thank you for visiting. This is still my website, but I now write technology news for 4SquareMedia publications, including: which brings you consumer technology news, features, reviews, guides and more. which delivers technology news and more for the technology channel. You can also catch me on Google+, Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest and Twitter.Continue Reading

Cyber security strategy: a vital component for listed company executives

Way back in 2006, I wrote the first of several articles for Australian tech news site iTWire about an Australian developed product called TrustDefender, launched in late 2005 – the brainchild of its then-CTO Andreas Baumhof and then-CEO Ted Egan. Back then, TrustDefender was the first and the original true cloud security solution for banks and…Continue Reading

Must-see Microsoft TV: the Build 2014 Day 1 Keynote!

Microsoft’s vision for the future and it’s answer to all things Apple and Android took place last week at Microsoft’s annual Build conference, with the 3 hour day one Keynote session a must-see for any technology aficionado! Here we are in 2014, after several years of the iPad “post-PC” era, after quarter upon quarter of…Continue Reading

Heartbleed OpenSSL bug – details here

A quick post for anyone interested and listeners of the ABC Drive radio program in Perth, Australia, to whom I spoke today on the topic of the Heartbleed OpenSSL vulnerability that has put people’s passwords at risk – even if they saw the little “lock” in the address bar of their browser. Full technical details…Continue Reading

The 7th anniversary of the iPhone – today!

It has been seven years since the iPhone was first introduced by Steve Jobs, and to this day, the iPhone is still ahead of the competition and is the phone everyone is still trying to beat. When Steve Jobs first introduced the iPhone to the world, it was at the Macworld Conference in San Francisco…Continue Reading