PCs & Laptops
PCs & Laptops
Android malware on Google Play grows botnets, launches DDoS attacks
The Sockbot malware has made its way into at least eight Apps in the Google Play Store with the intent of adding devices to botnets and performing DDoS attacks.
Oct 20 2017, 10:42AM
Gartner predicts 2% growth in PCs, tablets and smartphones
PC sales continue to lag behind, although sales may return to growth in 2018.
Oct 18 2017, 12:41PM
6 Apple Airpod alternatives for Android
Ding dong, the wicked wire is dead!
Oct 11 2017, 12:30PM
Investigator: Ever ready?
Do batteries last forever or is it a case of planned obsolescence?
Oct 10 2017, 12:45PM
Microsoft retires Windows Phone
Redmond will only issue security updates now.
Oct 10 2017, 9:02AM
Your smartphone could be to blame for your bad mood
New research suggests that a third of mobile notifications make people a little bit sadder.
Oct 6 2017, 10:32AM
"Privacy is a fundamental right": Apple goes all out to prove it's not trying to steal your data
Apple has also published more details about Face ID privacy and security measures.
Sep 28 2017, 9:47AM
iOS 11 'drains batteries in less than 96 minutes'
Users have also reported major performance issues after updating to Apple's latest version.
Sep 27 2017, 12:31PM
Remotely locked Apple devices being held for ransom
Some Apple product owners have found themselves on the receiving end of a new ransom attack that has someone locking their device most likely using stolen iCloud credentials.
Sep 27 2017, 11:20AM
Bill Gates: I've switched to Android
Microsoft co-founder ditches Windows Phone.
Sep 27 2017, 9:07AM
The 16 best new iOS 11 features – and how to use them
Use your iPhone and iPad like a pro, whether editing Live Photos or becoming a master of multitasking.
Sep 25 2017, 10:25AM
How to: Bring a bricked iPhone back from the dead
If, while updating your phone to iOS 11, you’ve run into problems, here’s how to solve them.
Sep 20 2017, 1:14PM
What's new in iOS 11?
iOS 11's new features are many and varied.
Sep 20 2017, 12:56PM
How to: Back up your iPhone and iPad before you install iOS 11
Apple’s new mobile OS is upon us. Make sure you secure your data before upgrading, in case of disaster.
Sep 20 2017, 12:20PM
Get just about any media file on to your iPhone using WALTR
So much better than iTunes.
Sep 20 2017, 12:06PM
How to: Download and install iOS 11 on iPhone and iPad
iOS 11 is here and it's stuffed full of changes; here's our pick of the best features and what's new in iOS 11.
Sep 20 2017, 10:45AM
Apple releases iOS 11 with a cookie-blocking feature
iOS update stops advertisers chasing you across the web on Safari.
Sep 20 2017, 10:37AM
BlueBorne shows Bluetooth protocol's security inadequately researched
The highly eclectic and fragmented nature of devices relying on Bluetooth means that some may never issue secure updates.
Sep 15 2017, 12:20PM
BlueBorne is an airborne computer virus that could blow your connected devices wide open
Is BlueBorne the most dangerous computer virus yet?
Sep 14 2017, 8:53AM
Explainer: How Apple's AirPower Qi wireless charging mat works
iPhone wireless charging is now a reality with the release of the Qi-compatible iPhone 8, 8 Plus and X
Sep 14 2017, 8:53AM
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