Friday Links Links: One Ring, Many Dollars

Friday Links Links: One Ring, Many Dollars

Deadpool stuff, more Last Jedi stuff and a very, very expensive ring on this week’s pop-culture round-up.
By Ewa Grygier Nov 17 2017, 1:24PM
Worms WMD erm... worms its way onto Nintendo Switch

Worms WMD erm... worms its way onto Nintendo Switch

Worms WMD is another explosive addition to the Nintendo Switch's 2017 library
By Staff Writer Nov 17 2017, 10:02AM
Twitter gets in a muddle over its verified blue ticks

Twitter gets in a muddle over its verified blue ticks

Is the blue check a value judgement, or a simple ID?
By Staff Writer Nov 17 2017, 10:02AM
Google beefs up job search tool with salary data

Google beefs up job search tool with salary data

The tool will soon also let you save your search results
By Staff Writer Nov 17 2017, 9:37AM
Google Docs unavailable for "significant" number of users

Google Docs unavailable for "significant" number of users

An issue with Google Docs left many users unable to access their files
By Staff Writer Nov 17 2017, 9:37AM
Hyper PixelCast 95

Hyper PixelCast 95

We get a bit buzzed this episode, what with a guy who runs a videogame bar / art space joining the call and all. It only seemed right.
By Tim Henderson Nov 16 2017, 10:11PM
One Minute Review: Evapolar Evasmart EV-3000 cooler

One Minute Review: Evapolar Evasmart EV-3000 cooler

Summer is coming.
By Ben Mansill Nov 16 2017, 4:36PM
New IcedID banking trojan already rivals worst of its malware peers

New IcedID banking trojan already rivals worst of its malware peers

A banking trojan that's been targeting US financial institutions and services since at least September is already as advanced in its capabilities as its predecessors Zeus, Gozi, and Dridex, researchers from IBM have reported.
By Bradley Barth Nov 16 2017, 1:23PM
Microsoft Patch Tuesday: 20 critical issues addressed

Microsoft Patch Tuesday: 20 critical issues addressed

Microsoft's November Patch Tuesday rollout included patches 53 flaws, 20 rated critical, spread across a variety of products, including Edge, Internet Explorer, Windows and Office.
By Doug Olenick Nov 16 2017, 1:23PM
Huawei wants to create drone-friendly mobile networks

Huawei wants to create drone-friendly mobile networks

CEO Ken Hu kicks off Huawei's eighth Global Mobile Broadband Forum.
By Staff Writer Nov 16 2017, 12:59PM
Nvidia's latest GeForce drivers optimised for Star Wars: Battlefront II

Nvidia's latest GeForce drivers optimised for Star Wars: Battlefront II

It'll fix up your graphical experience, but it won't fix the loot boxes.
By David Hollingworth Nov 16 2017, 12:22PM
App of the week: Cally’s Caves 4

App of the week: Cally’s Caves 4

My Little Pony? Pah. This pigtailed girl’s happier with a flamethrower, a disc gun, and endless baddies to shoot.
By Craig Grannell Nov 16 2017, 12:06PM
Razer’s new BlackWidow Ultimate keyboard can survive a splash

Razer’s new BlackWidow Ultimate keyboard can survive a splash

Clumsy gamers rejoice.
By Matt Tate Nov 16 2017, 11:55AM
The latest Moto Mod turns your phone into an instant photo printer

The latest Moto Mod turns your phone into an instant photo printer

Snap-happy.
By Staff Writers Nov 16 2017, 11:45AM
Adobe Patch Tuesday: 62 vulnerabilities for Acrobat, 5 critical for Flash

Adobe Patch Tuesday: 62 vulnerabilities for Acrobat, 5 critical for Flash

Adobe's November Patch Tuesday included 83 patches, including fixes for five critical-rated issues in Flash Player. Reader and Acrobat, by themselves, generated more than five dozen CVEs.
By Doug Olenick Nov 16 2017, 11:20AM
Coinhive cryptocurrency miner on Check Point's Most Wanted Malware list

Coinhive cryptocurrency miner on Check Point's Most Wanted Malware list

Cryptocurrency miners are becoming one of the most prolific threats facing everyone, with Check Point Software Technologies naming this type of malicious software in its Ten Most Wanted Malware list for October.
By Doug Olenick Nov 16 2017, 11:20AM
Review: L.A. Noire on Switch

Review: L.A. Noire on Switch

Rockstar’s noir thriller feels like a totally different tale on Nintendo's fabulous portable.
By Vaughn Highfield Nov 16 2017, 11:00AM
Apple's Tim Cook congratulates Australia on marriage equality vote… but uses New Zealand flag

Apple's Tim Cook congratulates Australia on marriage equality vote… but uses New Zealand flag

Australia has made an historic vote in favour of same-sex marriage, with Tim Cook amongst those voicing congratulations
By Staff Writer Nov 16 2017, 10:36AM