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Mobile Apps

Google Maps just made it easier to report traffic incidents

October 18, 2019

Via: The Next Web

Few things are more annoying than coming across an unexpected delay in traffic. Thankfully modern mapping services are generally pretty good at warning you about hindrances on the road, but someone has to report those incidents first. Now Google is […]


iOS, Operating systems

iOS 13 has already been installed on more than 50% of all iPhones

October 17, 2019

Via: BGR

Even with all the chaos surrounding the launch of iOS 13 – which included a string of rushed beta releases, a whole host of bugs and issues, and an expedited rollout of iOS 13.1 – Apple says 50% of its […]


Application Software, Software Category

Chrome rolls out new protections preventing password and data theft

October 17, 2019

Via: ArsTechnica

Google is temporarily increasing the rewards it pays for hacks that exploit holes in a beefed-up security protection that debuted in desktop versions of Chrome last month. Chrome for Android, meanwhile, is receiving a slimmed-down version of the same protection. […]


Software Category, System Software

The new Google Assistant doesn’t support button navigation, to the dismay of users

October 17, 2019

Via: TechRadar

The new Google Pixel 4 and Google Pixel 4 XL brought with them a new and improved version of Google Assistant. The updated app includes some welcome additions, such as a smarter, pared-down look and improved voice recognition, but not […]


Application Software, Operating systems, Software Category, Windows

Microsoft’s Desktop Analytics service for assessing compatibility of Windows endpoints is generally available

October 16, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft is starting to roll out its Desktop Analytics service as of today, October 16. Desktop Analytics — formerly known as Windows Analytics — is meant to provide IT professionals with update-readiness details about their managed Windows endpoints. Desktop Analytics […]


Software Security

How to secure Microsoft-based election, campaign systems

October 16, 2019

Via: CSO Online

Attackers aren’t waiting until next year to attack the technology used in the election process. For example, attackers from Iran reportedly attempted to break into user accounts associated with the Republican party. While Microsoft didn’t say which campaign was attacked, […]


Operating systems, Windows

Windows security might be about to get a huge upgrade

October 15, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Microsoft has announced that a new Microsoft Defender antivirus feature called Tamper Protection is now generally available. The new feature works by preventing malware and other third-party apps from disabling Microsoft Defender (formerly Windows Defender) features without a user’s knowledge. […]


Software Security

Microsoft Defender ‘Tamper Protection’ reaches general availability

October 14, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Today, Microsoft announced the general availability of a new Microsoft Defender antivirus feature named Tamper Protection. This new feature works by blocking malware from disabling Microsoft Defender (formerly Windows Defender) features behind the user’s back. According to Microsoft, with Tamper […]


Software Security

6 top OSINT tools: Find sensitive public info before hackers do

October 14, 2019

Via: CSO Online

During the 1980s, the military and intelligence services began to shift some of their information-gathering activities away from covert activities like trying to read an adversary’s mail or tapping their phones to discover hidden secrets. Instead, effort was put into […]


iOS, Operating systems

iOS 13 problems: how to fix issues in iOS 13.1.2

October 11, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Apple’s iOS 13 update introduced plenty of long-awaited features, but along with Dark Mode and other improvements comes the inevitable iOS 13 problems, bugs and other issues that spring up alongside big software changes. Some of these are iOS 13 […]