The best backup software in 2019

September 16, 2019

Nowadays, most data is digital. It’s such a convenience, because it means you don’t need to store and file endless papers or documents. Digital data is so easy to search for and find quickly too. However, just like the physical, […]

Telegram fixed a bug that stored images on recipients’ phones even after you ‘unsent’ them

September 12, 2019

Category: Mobile Apps

Telegram messenger just fixed a bug that stored a picture you sent via a message even if you ‘unsend’ the message. The vulnerability, discovered by security researcher Dhiraj Mishra, affected the messenger’s last stable version (5.10.0 (1684)) before the update. […]

Zero-day privilege escalation disclosed for Android

September 5, 2019

Researchers have disclosed a zero-day vulnerability in the Android operating system that gives a major boost to attackers who already have a toe-hold on an affected device. The privilege-escalation flaw is located in the V4L2 driver, which Android and other […]

Mobile Apps

Android VPN apps found serving disruptive ads

September 20, 2019

Via: TechRadar

A security researcher has discovered four VPN apps that serve ads while running in the background and also on the home screen of Android smartphones in the latest case of adware found on the Google Play Store. While researching suspicious […]

Operating systems, Others

Roku unveils its new lineup of streaming players and the future of Roku OS

September 19, 2019

Via: BGR

Roku has gotten a jump on the holiday shopping season, announcing a range of updates to its streaming device portfolio in addition to a new version of its Roku operation system. The updates include a smaller and more power-efficient Roku […]

Mobile Apps

Google Assistant now available in India to those without internet access

September 19, 2019

Via: TechSpot

In an event at New Delhi today, Google announced a telephone line that people in India can dial to get answers from Google Assistant. Anyone in the country on Vodafone-Idea telecom networks can call the number (000-800-9191-000), which is operational […]

iOS, Operating systems, Others

Apple launches iOS 13, watchOS 6, and Apple Arcade

September 19, 2019

Via: ArsTechnica

Apple has begun pushing iOS 13 and watchOS 6 to supported iPhones and Apple Watches. Both updates bring substantial changes—especially iOS 13—and mark the beginning of a new annual update cycle. While it may take some time, most users should […]