PCs & Laptops
PCs & Laptops
WhatsApp rebuffs government request for backdoor
WhatsApp apparently refused the UK government's entreaties to build what would essentially be a backdoor into its app earlier this year.
Sep 22 2017, 9:36AM
Design and virtually furnish a room using IKEA Place
Do you wince when your partner suggests you head to IKEA on a Sunday morning?
Sep 21 2017, 12:02PM
Anti-virus collects data without user permissions & uses commercially
A free mobile anti-virus app developed by the DU group, a developer of Android apps, has been found to collect user data without the device owners' consent.
Sep 21 2017, 11:19AM
Get just about any media file on to your iPhone using WALTR
So much better than iTunes.
Sep 20 2017, 12:06PM
How to: Do more with online maps
Free online mapping services open up a world of possibilities for your creative, practical and professional projects.
Sep 20 2017, 11:30AM
Get fit from anywhere using this free GFIB-7 app
Summer's around the corner - burn off that Winter fat!
Sep 19 2017, 11:05AM
App of the week: SoundForest
In a forest, under the sea, and in the jungle, animals are banging out thumping beats in this brilliantly bonkers music app.
Sep 18 2017, 12:08PM
App of the week: Tinycards
Fuzzy on the location of Peru – or your sternum? Then learn new facts, fast, with this fun flashcards app.
Sep 11 2017, 10:55AM
The Finnish app that trains you to be an astronaut just signed a major deal with NASA
Space Nation has signed an agreement with NASA, on the same day as the UK announces greater space ties with China
Sep 7 2017, 10:04AM
WhatsApp reveals enterprise app in its monetisation push
New features are being tested to help businesses chat directly with customers.
Sep 7 2017, 9:49AM
App of the week: cityglitch
As the cities glitch, they need a top witch, in this fab retro-infused puzzler.
Sep 5 2017, 11:53AM
Instagram leak: Six million account details exposed online
A bug in the platform made profiles' account information publicly accessible
Sep 5 2017, 10:23AM
Instagram hack victims identified, details now for sale on darkweb
The 500 A-list celebrities whose Instagram accounts have been hacked, and whose contact details are for sale on the dark web, have now been identified.
Sep 4 2017, 12:45PM
Explainer: What is Snapchat?
With Snapchat now firmly established as a public company, we investigate the ubiquitous photo-messaging app.
Sep 4 2017, 4:09AM
Snapchat rings the police over fake news facts
Social app reveals how it's battling fake news spread by Snapchat users.
Aug 31 2017, 12:38PM
Google Maps will now help you find a parking space
"Everyone remember where we parked."
Aug 30 2017, 1:03PM
App of the week: Data Wing
There’s style and substance in this neon treat that mashes up Asteroids, racing and puzzling.
Aug 28 2017, 11:46AM
A former CIA agent wants to buy Twitter to ban Trump
Valerie Plame Wilson is crowdfunding with the aim to end Trump's stream of nonsense once and for all.
Aug 25 2017, 10:21AM
Researchers find more malware-infested apps on Google Play
Bankbot found in apps uploaded by same author on Google Play, abuses Accessibliity Service feature.
Aug 24 2017, 11:00AM
App of the week: Lingvist
This app for learning languages has a need for speed.
Aug 21 2017, 11:04AM
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