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Mobile Apps, Software Security

Google Play hosted phishing apps impersonating Turkish cryptocurrency exchange

June 17, 2019

Via: The Next Web

Malicious apps impersonating Turkish cryptocurrency exchange BtcTurk are circumventing Google’s recently adopted security enhancing measures. According to researchers, the apps are accessing one-time passwords (OTPs) and SMS-based two-factor authentication (2FA), was well as some email-based 2FA systems. By impersonating the […]


Application Software, Software Category

Microsoft brings its To-Do app to Mac

June 17, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Microsft in 2017 said it would shut eventually down Wunderlist, a company it acquired, in order to forge ahead with its own “to do” app. It has since launched To-Do, as the app is called, on Windows, iOS, Android and […]


Software Security

Google expands Android’s built-in security key to iOS devices

June 12, 2019

Via: ZDnet

In April, Google announced a groundbreaking technology that could allow Android users to use their smartphones as hardware security keys whenever logging into Google accounts on their laptops or work PCs. Initially, the technology was made available for Chrome OS, […]


Mobile Apps

WhatsApp is finally going after outside firms that are abusing its platform

June 11, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

WhatsApp has so far relied on past dealings with bad players within its platform to ramp up its efforts to curtail spam and other automated behavior. The Facebook -owned giant has now announced an additional step it plans to take […]


Mobile Apps

Facebook Debuts a New Tracking App Just Months After Controversy Over a Similar App

June 11, 2019

Via: Fortune

Facebook is offering to pay people who download a new app that tracks what they do on their phones. The company on Tuesday announced the new app, called Study, which will collect data about its users. Study will report back […]


iOS, Operating systems

Apple releases iOS 12.3.2 for iPhone with a fix for an annoying bug

June 10, 2019

Via: BGR

We’re all anxious for iOS 13 following Apple’s big reveal at WWDC last week, but the iPhone maker still isn’t finished with iOS 12 quite yet. On Monday, Apple rolled out iOS 12.3.2, which appears to be little more than […]


Operating systems, Windows

Windows 10 20H1: You’ll get better predictive typing on physical keyboards

June 10, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Windows 10 already gained SwiftKey-based predictive typing with a touch keyboard. But now next year’s Windows 10 update is set to improve the experience for physical keyboards, too. The predictive typing feature, spotted by developer Albacore, is set to come […]


Mobile Apps

Stations, Spotify’s lean-back listening app, arrives in the US

June 5, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Spotify’s hassle-free music listening app is now available in the US on Android and iOS after initially launching in Australia as an experiment in 2018. The idea behind Spotify Stations is to provide what’s known these days as a “lean-back” […]


Software Security

Two-thirds of iOS apps disable ATS, an iOS security feature

June 5, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Two-thirds of iOS apps do not use an Apple technology that can help them support and enforce encrypted communications, according to a report published today by cyber-security firm Wandera. The company said it scanned over 30,000 iOS applications and found […]


Operating systems, Windows

Windows 10 now has a 10 point lead over its rivals

June 4, 2019

Via: The Inquirer

Netmarketshare’s tallies for traditional form factors (desktop/laptop) show Windows 10 with 45.73 market share (+1.63) against Windows 7 at 35.44 (-0.99). Although an increased margin is no bad thing, it does seem as if we’re sleepwalking into a repeat of […]