We’ve looked at 283 Android VPN apps, investigating a wide range of security and privacy features. Alarmingly, we’ve uncovered 18 per cent of the apps failed to encrypt users’ traffic and 38 per cent injected malware or malvertising – software designed to damage or gain access to the users’ information. The very reason users install these apps – to protect their data – is the very function they are not performing.
Tech companies are racing to create a new way of interacting with computers – artificial intelligence.
Both Android and Apple have many apps tailored to sufferers of mental health issues, but are smartphones the way forward?
Refreshed and salty from its travels along the Ningaloo Reef, our favourite underwater robot Starbug X has been shining a light on some of the secrets beneath the world-heritage waters.
We have conducted Australia’s first large-scale trial of home-based telehealth services for managing chronic diseases in elderly patients.
Are virtual GP visits the way of our e-Health future? Dr. David Hansen — CEO of the e-Health Research Centre, speaks to ABC breakfast’s Miriam Corowa about using information and communication technologies to improve the delivery of health care.
How much privacy would you be willing to give up if you were tracked for your health and safety?
A new method using vapour to grow designer tiny crystals, known as metal organic frameworks, could lead to a new breed of faster, more powerful electronic devices.
We’ve developed a new system that allows consumers to control high-drain devices remotely using a computer, smartphone or tablet.