UAE student hackers put to the test

DUBAI // The task seemed malicious: to see which of 11 teams of student hackers could breach the security systems of a model town.For many of the students, from universities across the UAE, it was their first attempt at ethical hacking, a crucial part of cybersecurity.The event on Thursday was the first such competition in…


Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

As the iPhone 6 series hits store shelves and users’ pockets, professional opinions have been generally positive, if not breathlessly impressed. The overall reaction is probably best characterized as a “eh, they’re pretty good.” Not, of course, that this has stopped anyone from devoting several thousand words at a time to saying so. In-depth reviews…