Category: Computing

Protecting Your Computer with Free Software

Q. Are those free PC antivirus programs safe to use? A. The web is full of choices, but if you are looking for free protection for your computer, go with a program from an established security software company. You can find roundups and reviews online and the AV-Test.org site has a list of well-known software

Google announces London cloud computing data centre

Image copyright Google Image caption Most of Google’s cloud platform data centres are based in the US and Asia Google has revealed it has built a London data centre for the cloud computing services it rents to third parties. The facility is its second in Europe, after Brussels, and promises to provide faster access times

Apple Opening Data Center in China to Comply With Cybersecurity Law

“The addition of this data center will allow us to improve the speed and reliability of our products and services while also complying with newly passed regulations,” Apple said. China’s rules also call for security reviews and for users of messaging apps to register their real identities. The regulations are part of a Chinese industrial

Security specter still haunts cloud computing

Security specter still haunts cloud computing By Matt Leonard Jul 12, 2017 As the move into cloud environments isn’t slowing down anytime soon, security professionals are working to ensure the security of these computing and storage solutions. “If you start looking at operational day-to-day needs, the biggest problem that I have today is securing the