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Thursday, 31 Oct 2013

Microsoft: Windows XP SP3 is About 6x More Likely to be Infected with Malware than Windows 8

Microsoft: Windows XP SP3 is About 6x More Likely to be Infected with Malware than Windows 8

According to Microsoft, Windows XP systems have an infection rate that's six times higher than Windows 8. And this is likely to increase once support for the 12-year old OS comes to an end next year.

Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013

BBM Welcomes Over 20 Million New Active Users in the First Week

BBM Welcomes Over 20 Million New Active Users in the First Week

Following more than 10 million downloads of BBM on Android and iPhone devices in the first 24 hours, BlackBerry has ended its first week with more than 80 million monthly active users, including over 20 million new users on those devices.

Google+ Adds New Features for Photographers Including a New Auto Awesome Movie Maker

Google+ Adds New Features for Photographers Including a New Auto Awesome Movie Maker

Google+ is adding a whole bunch of features to lure even more photographers onto its social network, and it's also introducing a new Auto Awesome Movie movie-making feature which automatically edits together a short movie based on your clips and photos.

At Least 38 Million Adobe Users were Hacked Instead of the 2.9 Million Earlier Reported

At Least 38 Million Adobe Users were Hacked Instead of the 2.9 Million Earlier Reported

Earlier this month, Adobe announced that its network had been hacked, and that the attackers had accessed customer IDs, encrypted passwords and possibly encrypted credit and debit card numbers of 2.9 million of its customers. The company now says that it could have impacted up to 38 million users instead.

Monday, 28 Oct 2013

Google Launches WiFi Passport, Provides Free or Affordable Wi-Fi in Jakarta

Google Launches WiFi Passport, Provides Free or Affordable Wi-Fi in Jakarta

Google recently launched Google WiFi Passport in Jakarta, Indonesia, that provides free and affordable wireless online access through designated Wi-Fi hotspots. This service is only available to Android users, whose devices are running Android 2.2 (Froyo) and above.

Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013

Roccat Power-Grid App Transforms Your Smartphone into a PC and Game Remote Control

Roccat Power-Grid App Transforms Your Smartphone into a PC and Game Remote Control

Roccat has announced that its Power-Grid app is now available for download as the software reaches its open beta phase. The software turns the smartphone into a fully customizable remote control for the PC, extending the environment of the gamer onto their smartphone.

BlackBerry: Over 10 Million Downloads of BBM for Android and iPhone in 24 Hours

BlackBerry: Over 10 Million Downloads of BBM for Android and iPhone in 24 Hours

BlackBerry announced that its instant messaging app, the BlackBerry Messenger, has been downloaded over 10 million times by Android and iPhone users in the past 24 hours.

OS X Mavericks Available Now for Free

OS X Mavericks Available Now for Free

OS X Mavericks is the tenth major version of OS X, Apple’s operating system for the Mac. It was announced earlier at WWDC in June 2013, and Apple has just announced that it is now available free on the Mac App Store. Not sure if OS X Mavericks is for you? Here are eight key features to look forward to.

Tuesday, 22 Oct 2013

CyberLink Introduces Miracast Support in PowerDVD 13 Update

CyberLink Introduces Miracast Support in PowerDVD 13 Update

CyberLink has announced a new update to PowerDVD 13, a media player for Blu-ray, 3D & HD video that adds support for Miracast, enabling wireless delivery of HD videos and Blu-ray movies to certified devices.

BBM Now Available for Download on Android and iPhone

BBM Now Available for Download on Android and iPhone

BlackBerry just announced that its instant messenger service, BBM is now available for download on Android and iPhones.

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