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Application Software, Mobile Apps, Software Category

Google’s AI-powered voice recorder and transcription app comes to older Pixel phones

December 5, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Google’s AI-powered voice recorder app introduced at Google’s October hardware event was one of the company’s more impressive demos. The new app taps into advances in AI, speech processing and speech recognition in order to automatically transcribe a voice recording […]


Mobile Apps, Operating systems, Others

Chirp debuts a faster, feature-filled Twitter app for Apple Watch

December 5, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Chirp, a Twitter client preferred by hundreds of thousands of Apple Watch users, is getting its biggest upgrade since its arrival last year. Now redesigned for watchOS 6, the new version of Chirp includes a rebuilt timeline feature that allows […]


Application Software, Mobile Apps, Software Category

This new app is leveraging blockchain to help sexual assault survivors

December 4, 2019

Via: The Next Web

When many think of blockchain, they think of cryptocurrencies. But as one of the most exciting new fields of emerging technology, there’s an incredibly wide array of use cases for blockchain — as well as many empty promises and scams. […]


Mobile Apps

Mozilla drops top security tools over snooping fears

December 3, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Mozilla has removed four Firefox extensions created by Avast and its subsidiary AVG after receiving credible reports that the extensions had harvested user data as well as user’s browsing histories. The four extensions which have been removed are Avast Online […]


Mobile Apps

Android Ups the Mobile Security Ante with Default TLS Encryption

December 3, 2019

Via: Threat Post

A full 80 percent of Android apps are encrypting their traffic by default, according to a Transport Layer Security (TLS) adoption update from Google. That percentage is even greater for apps targeting Android 9 and higher, with 90 percent of […]


Mobile Apps

A serious Android bug could be exploited to steal your banking credentials

December 2, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Researchers at Norwegian security firm Promon have discovered a serious Android vulnerability which can be exploited to steal login credential, access messages, track location and more. Called StrandHogg, the vulnerability affects all versions of Android, including Android 10, and the […]


Development Software

Intel turns to Samsung for help keeping up with AMD, rumor claims

November 29, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Intel has allegedly found a solution, or at least part of one, for its long-running supply issues with CPUs – which the firm admitted would be ongoing in a recent statement – and that solution is to enlist Samsung to […]


iOS, Operating systems, Others

Apple saw double-digit decline in global iPhone sales in Q3 2019

November 28, 2019

Via: TechSpot

By now, it’s no longer a secret that global smartphone demand has plateaued. However, market researchers seem to disagree on the specifics. Gartner says the smartphone market contracted by 0.4 percent in the third quarter of this year, while IDC […]


Software Security

Hacker’s paradise: Louisiana’s ransomware disaster far from over

November 28, 2019

Via: ArsTechnica

Louisiana has brought some of its services back as it recovers from a targeted ransomware attack using the Ryuk malware on November 18. The state’s Office of Motor Vehicles re-opened offices on Monday in a limited fashion. But OMV and […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft: This new Windows Terminal preview gives you multiple panes

November 27, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft has released Windows Terminal preview version 0.7 with a new ‘panes’ feature that allows users to split the Terminal window into multiple panes and have several command prompts open simultaneously within the same tab. The key difference with previous […]