Google Blocks Thousands of WordPress Sites Infected By SoakSoak Malware
Thursday, December 18th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Google has blocked more than 11,000 websites from its search engine that have been affected by the recent WordPress malware. The SoakSoak malware, discovered by security firm Sucuri, could have compromised more than 100,000 sites running...


Microsoft Now Accepts Bitcoins In Its Window and Xbox Stores
Monday, December 15th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Microsoft is offering customers a new way to pay for its services and products with the popular digital currency, Bitcoin. The tech giant announced that users could start using Bitcoins as payment in its Windows and...


Microsoft To Unveil Windows 10 January 21
Friday, December 12th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Microsoft has finally announced that it will unveil the next Windows operating system at a special event at its offices in Redmond on January 21st. In a blog post published yesterday, Microsoft Senior Marketing Communication Manager...

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Apple and Xiaomi Facing Allegations of Violating Taiwan Privacy Laws
Thursday, December 11th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Taiwan authorities have accused tech companies Apple and Xiaomi of violating local privacy laws due to claims of devices sending back data to company servers. Last week Taiwan’s National Communications Commission, a statutory agency that regulates...

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Intel Unveils New Internet of Things Platform
Wednesday, December 10th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Chipmaker Intel has announced its latest venture in its Internet of Things division, a project that aims to make it easier for customers to deliver data to the cloud, as well as deliver hardware and software...

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Microsoft Partners With Accenture To Launch Accenture Hybrid Cloud Solution For Microsoft Azure
Tuesday, December 9th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Microsoft has partnered with Accenture to launch a new cloud system, Accenture Hybrid Cloud Solution for Microsoft Azure. According to PCMag, the new cloud bundle, which includes Azure, Windows Server, System Center, and Azure Pack, allows...

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Google Fiber Sign-Ups Now Available In Austin
Monday, December 8th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Google has officially opened sign-ups for its Fiber Internet service in Austin, Texas, announced the tech giant last Monday. Users in the South and Southeast regions of Austin can now begin to sign up for three...


Microsoft Reportedly Hosting Special Windows 10 Technology Preview Next Month
Friday, December 5th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Next month Microsoft is reportedly hosting a special Windows 10 event where the company will discuss the new features of its upcoming operating system. During yesterdays Credit Suisse Technology Conference, Microsoft Operating Systems Group chief Terry...

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Iranian Hackers Target Airline and Energy Computer Networks
Thursday, December 4th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – A group of hackers believed to be working from Iran have hacked more than 50 companies and organizations computer systems from 16 countries for the last two years. The attacks, discovered by cyber security firm Cylance,...


Nashville Could Be Google’s Next Fiber City
Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Google’s high-speed Internet service could be coming to Nashville as the tech giant has recently applied for a certificate of franchise authority with the state of Tennessee. According to BGR, Google will “begin to offer video...