Software

GlassWire 2.0 unveils major redesign, adds more network monitoring and protection tools

GlassWire 2.0 unveils major redesign, adds more network monitoring and protection tools

SecureMix LLC has released GlassWire 2.0.78, a major update of its security network monitoring and Windows Firewall control tool.
By Nick Peers Dec 15 2017, 11:43AM
New MacOS malware steals bank log-in details and intellectual property

New MacOS malware steals bank log-in details and intellectual property

Security researchers have discovered a new, invasive OSX.Pirrit adware variant targeting Mac OS X that enables cyber-criminals to take full control of a user's Mac computer.
By Rene Millman Dec 15 2017, 11:20AM
“The most thrilling nose-controlled game ever”

“The most thrilling nose-controlled game ever”

The potential of Apple’s TrueDepth camera is finally realised
By Thomas McMullan Dec 15 2017, 11:07AM
DuckDuckGo: The privacy-conscious search engine taking the fight to Google by NOT tracking you

DuckDuckGo: The privacy-conscious search engine taking the fight to Google by NOT tracking you

DuckDuckGo has almost doubled its popularity in the past year, giving it the title of 400th most popular website worldwide...
By Abigail Beall, Victoria Woollaston Dec 15 2017, 10:38AM
US renders it illegal to use Kaspersky in any government department

US renders it illegal to use Kaspersky in any government department

Kaspersky says it has been "singled out" by Congress.
By Dale Walker Dec 14 2017, 12:40PM
App of the week: AIO Launcher

App of the week: AIO Launcher

This stripped-back Android launcher hurls convention into the abyss – and it’s great.
By Craig Grannell Dec 14 2017, 11:13AM
Is Tidal six months from closing?

Is Tidal six months from closing?

Lossless audio company is reportedly making quite big losses.
By Staff Writer Dec 14 2017, 10:37AM
Banking trojans sneak into Google Play again

Banking trojans sneak into Google Play again

Banking trojans have once again made their way past Google Play's security mechanisms, this time to target the Polish Financial sector.
By Robert Abel Dec 13 2017, 11:22AM
All the new features coming to Google Maps

All the new features coming to Google Maps

Google Maps is implementing new features that make travelling simpler.
By Alex Lee Dec 13 2017, 11:08AM
Here's the list of all the smartwatches getting Android Wear Oreo

Here's the list of all the smartwatches getting Android Wear Oreo

Got an Android-powered smartwatch? You need to check this list.
By Alan Martin Dec 12 2017, 12:17PM
Apple confirms it's buying Shazam and there's a very good reason why

Apple confirms it's buying Shazam and there's a very good reason why

Apple's acquisition plans for Shazam point to one thing: Siri.
By Thomas McMullan Dec 12 2017, 12:11PM
YouTube to take on Spotify with YouTube Remix in 2018

YouTube to take on Spotify with YouTube Remix in 2018

It's a bit of a rumour, but it certainly makes sense.
By David Hollingworth Dec 12 2017, 11:49AM
Revolutionise your writing with the latest PhraseExpress 13

Revolutionise your writing with the latest PhraseExpress 13

Sometimes we think email is taking over our lives...
By Chris Wiles Dec 12 2017, 11:01AM
Microsoft Office flaw exploited by suspected Iranian APT group

Microsoft Office flaw exploited by suspected Iranian APT group

Researchers believe a suspected Iranian APT group is responsible for a recent cyber-espionage operation that targeted a Middle Eastern government organisation.
By Bradley Barth Dec 12 2017, 10:36AM
Google patches 37 security issues in Chrome

Google patches 37 security issues in Chrome

Google issued patches for 37 security issues in Chrome, with one being rated critical and six considered high risks, with the release of Chrome 63.0.3239.84.
By Doug Olenick Dec 11 2017, 12:50PM
How to: Install iOS beta and macOS updates before they go live to the public

How to: Install iOS beta and macOS updates before they go live to the public

Fancy adding “software developer at Apple” to your CV? Now you *sort of* can…
By Emma Sims Dec 11 2017, 12:44PM
TeamViewer releases emergency patch for permissions flaw

TeamViewer releases emergency patch for permissions flaw

TeamViewer has rushed out an emergency patch to fix a security flaw that could allow hackers to take over other machines during an active session.
By Rene Millman Dec 11 2017, 10:42AM
WordPress hit with keylogger, 5,400 sites infected

WordPress hit with keylogger, 5,400 sites infected

The cryptomining malware pushed from cloudflare.solutions earlier this year has been modified with the addition of keylogger functionality to its mix.
By Doug Olenick Dec 11 2017, 10:42AM
Apple rapidly squashes iOS 11.2 HomeKit bug

Apple rapidly squashes iOS 11.2 HomeKit bug

The bug allowed unauthorised access to smart locks and other devices.
By Staff Writer Dec 11 2017, 10:21AM
Android 8.1 officially launched for Pixel and Nexus handsets

Android 8.1 officially launched for Pixel and Nexus handsets

Other non-Google branded devices should see the update landing in the near future.
By Clare Hopping Dec 8 2017, 12:50PM