DRM

Cybersecurity Experts Say Prosecution Of The "NHS Hero" Hacker Could Damage Trust In US Law Enforcement

Marcus Hutchins, who found the "kill switch" to stop a massive ransomware attack that hit NHS computers, is facing charges in the US, and researchers warned that this could undermine crucial online security relationships.<p>Colvin said that even respectable researchers like Hutchins often operated in …

World News

Nothing to Hide 2.0: Public can ask Dr M any question - Nation

PETALING JAYA: Members of the public can ask Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad any question they wish regarding scandals during the former premier's 22-year …

Najib Tun Razak

EFF's 2016 Annual Report

Imagine that you are a security researcher and you hear rumors that there are vulnerabilities in the technology people count on to keep financial …

DMCA

Your New Board Member

Ever wondered why some politically connected folks adorn the boards of reputed organisations? This is true not only at public sector enterprises (and …

Governance

Why bother with ‘reformasi’ when Dr M is your champion now? Najib asks Opposition

SHAH ALAM, Aug 6 — It is pointless for PKR and other federal Opposition parties to push for “reformasi” when they are now allied to Tun Dr Mahathir …

Malaysia

Dr M ‘out to create friction between PM and DPM’

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has always been loyal to the party leadership, say Umno Youth leaders amid claims by Tun Dr Mahathir …

Malaysia

DRM in web standards creates new barriers to accessibility

The World Wide Web Consortium is pressing ahead with its project to standardize a DRM system for the web, without taking any legal steps to protect …

W3C

DAP MP files emergency motion on remarks against Dr M

KUALA LUMPUR: A DAP lawmaker has submitted an emergency parliamentary motion to the Dewan Rakyat today over remarks made by Deputy Prime Minister …

Mahathir Mohamad

Blogger: Zahid not the first person to disclose Dr M's Indian ancestry

PETALING JAYA: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi is not the first person to take a dig at Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's Indian …

Malaysia

Defcon vote-hacking village shows that "secure" voting machines can be broken in minutes

Since the 2000 Bush-Gore election crisis and the hanging-chad controversy, voting machine vendors have been offering touchscreen voting machines as a …

Voting

Video Game Purchases: Why is something so simple becoming so frustrating?

I’ve been an avid gamer for almost three decades, but I’ve never actually been a huge fan of buying them. I love the experience of taking the …

Gaming

Mass. maker of Roomba isn’t going to sell your data, after all

iRobot, the Bedford-based maker of Roomba, says the company would never violate their customer’s trust by selling data collected inside homes cleaned …

Roomba

Dr M: 'I Will Never Return To UMNO'

<b>KUALA LUMPUR:</b> “I will never return to Umno.”

Malaysia

No let-up in dengue cases

Despite surveillance and monitoring, the number of dengue cases continues to rise.<br>The number of cases registered across the state from January to …

Dengue Fever

Hishammuddin laughs off Dr M’s challenge to contest in Langkawi

Hishammuddin said he would seek re-election in his Sembrong parliamentary constituency in Johor. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, July 25 — Umno …

Malaysia

BlackBerry's Secure Enterprise File Sync & Share 'Fact Check'

What is a Secure Enterprise File Sync & Share system?<p>How BlackBerry's Secure Enterprise File Sync & Share system stacks up to the competition.<p>Why …

Business

Dr M: I’ll only contest GE14 if times are ‘desperate’

PPBM chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said he will only contest in the next elections if desperately needed. — Picture by Yusof Mat IsaKUALA LUMPUR, …

Mahathir Mohamad

Four public transportation projects under Dr M went bankrupt

PETALING JAYA: Four major Kuala Lumpur public transportation projects initiated by former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad was given to private …

Najib Tun Razak

Blog: Protect your Steam Keys (and your brand)

This is the story of how shortly after releasing a tiny, five dollar indie game, I was inundated by every scam imaginable to steal my delicious Steam …

Game Design

Now, Dr M says will back Anwar for PM if it’s the ‘people’s choice’

PPBM chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad speaking during a press conference at the Perdana Leadership Foundation in Putrajaya, July 18, 2017. — Picture …

Mahathir Mohamad

Dr M: I am top dog in Pakatan Harapan

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has claimed he is the ‘top dog’ in Pakatan Harapan. — Picture by Yusof Mat IsaPUTRAJAYA, July 18 — Parti Pribumi Bersatu …

Malaysia

The world's libraries tell the W3C that DRM is bad for the web

The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions is the respected global body representing libraries all over the world; in an …

W3C

5 devices that’ll help you survive with a 16GB (or 32GB) iPhone

It’s pretty incredible how much Apple is able to improve its iPhone lineup each year. Every new model is faster than the last, with better specs, …

Gear & Gadgets

(Update) Grab Jotun for free on GOG to celebrate the launch of Sundered

Odin be praised<p>[<b>Update:</b> It appears that <i>Jotun</i> is also free on Steam, though there isn't a duration for the promo. Either way, if you really just want …

Five Best-Practices for Managing Digital Marketing Content and Assets

In today's digital world, marketers manage thousands of images and videos. These digital assets consist of a variety of file types, from JPG and TIF …

Digital Marketing

If you're worried about Net Neutrality, you should be worried about web DRM, too

Yesterday's smashing Net Neutrality campaign showed that people have finally woken up to the risks of the highly concentrated telcoms sector using …

Internet

Cory Doctorow's 'Fully Automated Luxury Communist Civilization'

Cory Doctorow, of <i>BoingBoing</i> and Electronic Frontier Foundation fame, has returned to adult fiction after a long stint in the young adult hinterlands …

Cory Doctorow

EFF has appealed the W3C's decision to make DRM for the web without protections

[[Update, July 13: After consultation with W3C CEO Jeff Jaffe on timing, we've temporarily withdrawn this appeal, for one week, for purely logistical …

W3C

Electronic Frontier Foundation appeals web consortium’s DRM standards

Why it matters to you<p>Although this standard enables web browsers to support viewing copyrighted video, there's concern providers will have too much …

Electronic Frontier Foundation

‘Dr M’s support for Anwar only shows his desperation’ - Nation

PETALING JAYA: Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s show of support for the deputy he sacked decades ago only shows how desperate he is, …

Malaysia