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TWITTER BANS KASPERSKY LAB FROM BUYING ADS

Its software is already banned from US government computers, and now Kaspersky Lab's advertisements have been banned from Twitter....

SMUGMUG BUYS FLICKR FOR UNDISCLOSED SUM

Photo-sharing site SmugMug - used by consumers and professionals alike - has agreed to acquire Flickr from Yahoo-owner Oath. The deal...

 
 
 

CANON LAUNCHES IVY MINI PHOTO PRINTER FOR IPHONE AND ANDROID

The concept of printing out your photos and putting them in an album is pretty much dead. Yeah, some folks probably still do this,...

HUAWEI LAUNCHES MAGICBOOK LAPTOP WITH 8TH-GEN INTEL CHIPS AND NVIDIA GRAPHICS

When we think about Huawei, laptops aren't the first things that cross our mind. The company's presence in this market is limited to...

 
 
 

GOOGLE'S PROJECT ZERO REVEALS SECURITY FLAW IN WINDOWS 10 S AFTER MICROSOFT FAILS TO FIX IT

Details of a security flaw in Windows 10 S has been revealed by Google's Project Zero after Microsoft failed to issue a patch within...

ZTE SAYS DENIAL ORDER PUT IN PLACE BY THE US DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE IS 'UNFAIR' AND 'UNACCEPTABLE'

Earlier in the week, the US Department of Commerce banned American companies from selling hardware and software to Chinese firm ZTE....

 
 
 

CYBERCRIME REVENUES HIT $1.5 TRILLION A YEAR

We reported earlier this month on the ways in which cyber criminals spend their ill-gotten gains. The company behind those findings,...

FACEBOOK SNEAKILY SHIFTS DATA OF 1.5 BILLION USERS AWAY FROM EUROPE AND GDPR

Following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the spotlight of privacy has been firmly on Facebook. The social network has made numerous...

 
 
 

INSIDE SAMSUNG D'LIGHT, A THREE-STORIED FUTURISTIC EXHIBITION SPACE IN SEOUL

I recently spent an amazing fortnight in South Korea. For a tech enthusiast such as myself, it was a no brainer that at some point...

BEST WINDOWS 10 APPS THIS WEEK

Two-hundred-and-seventy-nine in a series. Welcome to this week's overview of the best apps, games and extensions released for Windows...

 
 
 

GOOGLE PAUSES DEVELOPMENT OF ALLO IN FAVOUR OF RCS CHAT

Google has had no shortage of chat and messaging tools over the years, and the company just added another one to its list. Google's...

WILL IOS AND MACOS CONVERGE? DON'T HOLD YOUR BREATH

Apple has no plans to merge iOS and macOS, with Tim Cook explaining: "I don't think that's what users want." This runs counter to rumors...

 
 
 

MICROSOFT RELEASES WINDOWS 10 REDSTONE 5 BUILD 17650 FOR SKIP AHEAD

Microsoft is busy trying to kill the last remaining - but problematic - bugs in the Spring Creators Update but work is still continuing...

AMAZON LAUNCHES ALEXA SKILL BLUEPRINTS

The voice assistant hardware market is exploding in popularity lately, with devices running software from Amazon, Google, and to a...

 
 
 

MAILSTORE HOME 11 OFFERS MORE ROBUST PROTECTION FOR YOUR EMAIL, SPEEDS UP ARCHIVE SEARCHES

German email back-up company MailStore Software GmbH has released MailStore Home 11.0 for PCs running Windows 7, 8.1 and 10. The tool...

CYBER ATTACKS COULD CAUSE CATASTROPHIC FAILURE SAY 70 PERCENT OF ENERGY SECURITY PROS

A new study looking at industrial control systems security in the energy industry reveals a majority of respondents are worried about...

 
 
 

IT LOOKS LIKE FACEBOOK IS PREPARING TO BUILD ITS OWN AI CHIPS

Facebook appears to be looking to design and build its own processors at some point in the future. The social networking giant has...

MICROSOFT TO KILL OFF ONENOTE'S DESKTOP APP IN OFFICE 2019 TO FOCUS ON ONENOTE FOR WINDOWS 10

When Microsoft releases Office 2019 later this year, it will be killing off the desktop version of OneNote. At the moment there are...

 
 
 

TASKRABBIT RETURNS AFTER SECURITY BREACH AND REVEALS 'PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION' WAS EXPOSED

The CEO of TaskRabbit has informed users that "certain personally identifiable information may have been compromised" in a security...

WESTERN DIGITAL UNVEILS 14TB ULTRASTAR DC HC530 CMR DATA CENTER HARD DRIVE

Solid state drives are in the future of computing, while hard disk drives are the past. With that said, despite being destined for...

 
 
 



Google app 8.0 preps teaching Assistant about people, ‘scheduling' Custom...

Google app 8.0 preps teaching Assistant about people, ‘scheduling' Custom Routines, & more

From a versioning perspective, today's update to the Google app is major one as it jumps from 7.x to 8.x. A new “Your People” training feature for Assistant is already visible... Read more ...

How to adjust text size and enable bold text on iPhone, iPad, or Apple Watch

How to adjust text size and enable bold text on iPhone, iPad, or Apple Watch

Some may argue that the default text size on iOS is too large, while others would say the font is simply too thin to be legible. Luckily, Apple has options for both kinds of... Read more ...

Meet Daisy, the robot that disassembles old and unwanted iPhone units for...

Meet Daisy, the robot that disassembles old and unwanted iPhone units for usable parts

Hey gang, did you know that tomorrow is Earth Day? Well, at least someone at Apple did. The company has launched its Earth Day Apple GiveBack plan that not only will help the... Read more ...

Apple celebrates Earth Day with Beer Bash performance from Ziggy Marley

Apple celebrates Earth Day with Beer Bash performance from Ziggy Marley

Apple got a head start on its Earth Day celebrations yesterday, holding a Beer Bash concert with reggae artist Ziggy Marley. As usual, employees took to Twitter to share... Read more ...

Galaxy S7 Update On Verizon Says It Brings Oreo But Doesn't

Galaxy S7 Update On Verizon Says It Brings Oreo But Doesn't

Verizon recently started pushing out an update to Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge units on its network, with its official changelog claiming the software package brings Android... Read more ...

Today's Apps Gone Free: Earthlapse, Bill Assistant, Multiplication Flash...

Today's Apps Gone Free: Earthlapse, Bill Assistant, Multiplication Flash Cards and More

Receive stunning views of the planet Earth, pay your bills on time, and learn multiplication with today's collection of apps and games. All app prices are subject to change at... Read more ...

Best phone for gaming 2018: the top 10 mobile game performers

Best phone for gaming 2018: the top 10 mobile game performers

The best phone for gaming has more than one right answer in 2018, and that's good news because talented developers are bringing more 3D games from the consoles straight to your... Read more ...

Samsung, Google reportedly bidding for Nokia's digital health business

Samsung, Google reportedly bidding for Nokia's digital health business

When Nokia bought Withings, the French company renown for its health-related connected devices such as smart sleep systems, activity trackers, and blood pressure monitors... Read more ...

OnePlus giving some fans the chance to test the OnePlus 6 before launch

OnePlus giving some fans the chance to test the OnePlus 6 before launch

OnePlus continues to take fans feedback to heart and is now giving them the chance to test the OnePlus 6 and provide their opinions before the smartphone's launch on the... Read more ...

Apple's A12 Chipset Could Be 20% Faster, 40% More Efficient

Apple's A12 Chipset Could Be 20% Faster, 40% More Efficient

It goes without saying that Apple's A12 chipset that will probably find its way into 2018's iPhones and iPads will be faster and more powerful than its predecessor. However... Read more ...