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Boost your productivity: Nine amazing web apps you can use for free in your browser

Boost your productivity: Nine amazing web apps you can use for free in your browser

Installing software’s so 2005. These days, you can do almost everything online.
By Craig Grannell Aug 16 2017, 11:51AM
Spyware found in more than 1,000 apps in Google Play store

Spyware found in more than 1,000 apps in Google Play store

Android Apps on the Google Play Store have been discovered to harbour spyware originally created by an Iraqi developer.
By Rene Millman Aug 15 2017, 1:28PM
Bringy gives your pooch a futuristic take on fetch

Bringy gives your pooch a futuristic take on fetch

Connected tech trumps miscellaneous twigs.
By Chris Rowland Jun 27 2017, 12:44PM
The eight best features of iOS 11

The eight best features of iOS 11

One of the biggest iOS overhauls for years is crammed with great new ideas.
By Tom Morgan Jun 16 2017, 11:20AM
More than 800 Google Play Android apps spotted with Xavier Trojan SDK

More than 800 Google Play Android apps spotted with Xavier Trojan SDK

Trend Micro researchers spotted more than 800 Android applications available on the Google Play Store embedded with the software development kit (SDK) of the information-stealing ad library dubbed "Xavier."
By Robert Abel Jun 16 2017, 10:37AM
App of the week: Miles & Kilo

App of the week: Miles & Kilo

Like Super Mario Bros. played in fast-forward, as designed by a sadist.
By Craig Grannell May 15 2017, 10:47AM
Invasive apps track you with ultrasonic sounds via your mobile microphone

Invasive apps track you with ultrasonic sounds via your mobile microphone

An alarming number of applications are using a new privacy-busting technique called ultrasonic cross-device tracking.
By Danielle Correa May 8 2017, 10:46AM
10 super fun apps and games that will kill your time - not your battery

10 super fun apps and games that will kill your time - not your battery

It’s all very well being entertained on the go - until you can’t make a call when you arrive.
By Craig Grannell Apr 18 2017, 12:18PM
Malicious apps make nearly a million Minecrafters feel like blockheads

Malicious apps make nearly a million Minecrafters feel like blockheads

ESET researchers found 87 fake Minecraft mod apps that either redirected users to scam websites or were actually an aggressive ad-displaying downloader.
By Bradley Barth Mar 27 2017, 10:15AM
Windows 10 will let you ban non-Store apps

Windows 10 will let you ban non-Store apps

Creators Update for Windows 10 will let you keep a closer eye on app installations.
By Dale Walker Feb 28 2017, 12:08PM
How to: Build an Android app

How to: Build an Android app

Follow these eight steps to get your app on Google Play
By Staff Writer Feb 24 2017, 11:01AM
50 banking smartphone apps fail on security

50 banking smartphone apps fail on security

Anaysis of mobile applications of 50 of the world's top 100 banks has found all to be vulnerable to several security threats.
By Rene Millman Feb 24 2017, 10:19AM
The ten best photo editing apps for Android, iPhone and iPad

The ten best photo editing apps for Android, iPhone and iPad

From high-end image editors to quick-fix filters, here’s our selection of apps to make your photos picture perfect.
By Craig Grannell Feb 13 2017, 12:42PM
Could apps and implants replace pills and prescriptions?

Could apps and implants replace pills and prescriptions?

Bioelectronic medicine may one day let us tap into our own nervous systems.
By Alex Reis Dec 9 2016, 11:33AM
Going live: what's the best app for broadcasting live video?

Going live: what's the best app for broadcasting live video?

Looking to become a one-man TV crew? Here's how to choose your weapon...
By Sarah Griffiths Dec 2 2016, 12:32PM
App Watch: the best new iPhone and iPad games released this month

App Watch: the best new iPhone and iPad games released this month

These are the newly released games that'll keep your tablet or smartphone 'appy this November.
By Chris Kerr Nov 11 2016, 10:51AM
Not on the Mac App Store: the 15 best alternative apps for your Mac

Not on the Mac App Store: the 15 best alternative apps for your Mac

From backing up your old iMac to emulating consoles on your new Pro, these superb Mac apps are not to be missed...
By Craig Grannell Oct 31 2016, 11:55AM
Duolingo’s new AI chatbots help you learn Spanish, French or German

Duolingo’s new AI chatbots help you learn Spanish, French or German

Duolingo is using AI to teach you a new language.
By Curtis Moldrich Oct 12 2016, 12:01PM
Google's search powers now extend to your Android apps

Google's search powers now extend to your Android apps

New search mode can hunt for keywords hidden within app, even when offline.
By Staff Writer Sep 1 2016, 11:19AM
Mobile Photography: The best apps for special effects

Mobile Photography: The best apps for special effects

Liven up your snaps with these photographic herbs and spices...
By Mark Wilson Aug 23 2016, 11:09AM