Instagram app that claimed to track profile views has been leaking account information instead

Both Apple and Google have made a lot of effort to reinforce their approval systems, especially when it comes to weeding out unsecure and malicious apps. Since no system is perfect though, some apps manage to get through and actually become quite popular while they deal their malware to...

‘USB Killer’ will help you destroy your PC for $99

Security researcher Dark Purple showcased the second version of his “USB Killer” flash drive back in October with a video that demonstrated what would happen if someone plugged a USB drive with a powerful electric surge in your PC. As you might expect, the results were pretty cool but it...

New kind of Android adware found and removing it is almost impossible

A mobile security research company called Lookout has discovered a new kind of Android adware that is extremely powerful and equally dangerous. The firm has disclosed its findings in a blog post and things do not look pretty for a considerable percentage of Android users who have used third-party marketplaces...

‘Circle with Disney’ is a new device that can monitor and control your home’s web

Any parent with little to no technical experience will tell you that setting up some form of parental controls is not an easy task. Even setting aside all the research a parent must do before committing to a certain service or product, actually managing the system can be a...

iHeartRadio releases standalone app for kids

iHeartMedia, the company behind the iHeartRadio music streaming service, is now launching a new version of its app called iHeartRadio Family. As you can probably guess from the name, the app is aimed entirely at kids, especially those between the ages of four to eleven. The standalone app was...

LucidCam is a $299 VR camera for everyone

The world of tech in all its forms has more or less accepted virtual reality as the next big technology that aims to change the lives of everyone and not just the people that are already surrounded by technology anyway. What we usually forget, however, is that people who...

Xiaomi releases new $24 power bank and $15 fitness tracker

In spite of the controversy caused by its business practices, Xiaomi is still synonymous with products of decent quality and ridiculously low prices, a title which has propelled it to the top of the tech industry, especially in its native country of China. The "don't fix what's not broken"...

These wireless earbuds mold to the shape of your ears in 1 minute

When your ears are all sorts of whacky, you kind of come to expect that no earbuds will suit you perfectly, unless you are willing to spend a few hundred dollars/euros/pounds in order to get custom-fitted pieces. Though the price may still be an issue, the fine people at...

Google engineer warns against cheap USB Type-C cables

As a tech enthusiast who spent plenty of days messing around with computers, television sets and consoles, finding cables was never too much of a problem as they were littered everywhere in the house. One thing I have noticed over the years is that cheap and expensive cables are...

Opera 26 adds bookmark sharing features

When Opera 25 was released back in mid-October, Opera Software made a big case out of the new visual bookmark feature that now sees your bookmarks being added in folders with customizable images for a rich user experience. Now, Opera 26 has been released and the emphasis is all on bookmarks...

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Since loads of people refuse to abandon Windows Media Player but are still having problems with their subtitles, I figured I would make this guide...