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There are two versions of the iPhone 7 - and one is way slower

There are two versions of the iPhone 7 – and one is way slower

Some iPhone 7s use a Qualcomm modem, while others have an Intel modem. That distinction could make a difference in how fast an iPhone 7 Plus can send messages and load your favorite app. A new report from Cellular Insights found that the Qualcomm modem performed 30% better than Intel’s. The researchers only tested the […]

Hackers stole $47 million out of tech company's accounts

Hackers stole $47 million out of tech company’s accounts

A tech company has made an unusual admission to its investors: A hacker posed as one of its employees online and stole $46.7 million from the company’s accounts. Networking firm Ubiquiti said an “outside entity” targeted its finance department by sending what appeared to be a company email.

Google Maps shuts down editing after 'robot peeing' incident

Google Maps shuts down editing after ‘robot peeing’ incident

Starting on Tuesday, Google is suspending its public Map Maker tool — preventing its community of users from independently adding landmarks and helpful tips to Google Maps.

Huge Security Flaw Leaks VPN Users’ Real IP-Addresses

Huge Security Flaw Leaks VPN Users’ Real IP-Addresses

VPN users are facing a massive security flaw as websites can easily see their home IP-addresses through WebRTC. The vulnerability is limited to supporting browsers such as Firefox and Chrome, and appears to affect Windows users only. Luckily the security hole is relatively easy to fix. The Snowden revelations have made it clear that online […]

Microsoft unveils Windows 10

Microsoft unveils Windows 10

Microsoft has lifted the curtain much higher on Windows 10, showing off a whole slew of new features that will be coming to PCs and phones later this year. At its Redmond, Washington, headquarters on Wednesday, Microsoft detailed how its new operating system will work across desktops, laptops, tablets, smartphones — oh, and it’s going […]

This is Verizon's new completely insane Droid

This is Verizon’s new completely insane Droid

But it’s not a gimmicky phone. The Droid Turbo is tricked out in ways you might actually appreciate. Gigantic battery. The Droid Turbo, made by Motorola, has just about the biggest battery ever put into a smartphone. It’s more than twice the size of the iPhone 6 battery and even more than a third bigger […]

21,000 push Apple to replace 'defective' MacBook Pros

21,000 push Apple to replace ‘defective’ MacBook Pros

Apple has a bunch of dissatisfied customers on its hands. More than 20,000 people have signed an online petition calling on the company to replace 2011 MacBook Pros that have allegedly been suffering frequent system crashes and graphics failures. A thread on the subject in the Apple Support forum has garnered over 9,000 replies and […]

Official iOS 8 Final OTA Firmware Update Release Time in US, UK, Europe & Other Countries

Official iOS 8 Final OTA Firmware Update Release Time in US, UK, Europe & Other Countries

Finally the wait is over! Apple iOS 8 Final Firmware Version release day / time has come today i.e. 17th September, 2014. If you have compatible iOS 8 smartphone and tablet devices i.e. iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPod Touch 5G, iPad Air 5G, iPad 4G, iPad […]

Apple unveils two new iPhones, Apple Watch and ApplePay

Apple unveils two new iPhones, Apple Watch and ApplePay

In one of the most ambitious product launches in its history, Apple unveiled two new iPhones, a smartwatch and a mobile payments platform on Tuesday. The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are bigger, rounder and faster. The Apple Watch does more than any smartwatch on the market today. And Apple hailed the Apple Pay […]

You can't change the color of Facebook - it's a virus

You can’t change the color of Facebook – it’s a virus

A scam app claiming that it can change the color of your Facebook profile page actually loads malware onto your smartphone or computer. More than 10,000 people around the world have been duped into downloading the malware, according to a Cheetah Mobile Security blog post.