Month: July 2017

HomePod firmware reveals iPhone 8 design and facial recognition

Last week, Apple released the firmware of its upcoming smart speaker, the HomePod. It sounds like it was pushed out a bit earlier than expected as it isn’t supposed to come out until later this year. Steve Troughton-Smith took advantage...

/ July 31, 2017

Ring adds three connected Spotlight Cams to its Floodlight Cam lineup

Connected home security device maker Ring has a growing product line – and it’s now three products bigger. Joining the Floodlight Cam the company debuted at CES this year, Ring is now also offering three Spotlight Cam variants, each of...

/ July 31, 2017

Trend Micro Launches Video Contest for Local Kids –

At Trend Micro we always strive to be a responsible corporate citizen. Right from the beginning the company has devoted significant time and resources to a variety of projects: from house building in the Philippines, to our Give and Match...

/ July 31, 2017

Google’s native ad blocker for Chrome shows up in Android developer build

Google will reportedly debut a built-in ad blocking feature for its Chrome browser next year, and now we have the first concrete look at this addition to the web navigation software in action. In Chrome’s pre-release Canary app for Android,...

/ July 31, 2017

Five Mistakes I Bet You Are Making with your Managed Services business –

As a managed service provider, your customers have entrusted you to manage their IT infrastructure and their security so it’s important that you are making the right choices to secure their environments and keep cyber criminals at bay. In my...

/ July 31, 2017

Ding’s ‘smart enough’ doorbell raises $345k+ on Seedrs

Ding, a London-based hardware startup, has raised more than £263,000 (~$345k) via the Seedrs equity crowdfunding platform as it works to get its first product — a wi-fi connected doorbell — to market this year. It’s the second tranche of...

/ July 31, 2017

Karbonn A40 Indian specs

4″480 x 800 pixels 2 MP0.3 MP VGA front RAM: 1 GBMEMORY: 8 GB + MicroSDBATTERY: 1400 mAh Posted: Jul 31, 2017 Market status: Released Features: Fingerprint Lightweight Thin LTE Rugged NFC Dual SIM Pros Cons The camera lacks autofocus...

/ July 31, 2017

A new era in mobile banking Trojans

In mid-July 2017, we found a new modification of the well-known mobile banking malware family Svpeng – Trojan-Banker.AndroidOS.Svpeng.ae. In this modification, the cybercriminals have added new functionality: it now also works as a keylogger, stealing entered text through the use...

/ July 31, 2017

Snap’s lockup expiration could pose bad news for the stock

After months of watching Snap’s volatile ride on the stock market from the sidelines, some insiders will be allowed to sell their shares Monday. Known as the “lockup period,” employees and early investors of companies are generally restricted from selling...

/ July 31, 2017

Now training manual for Samsung Galaxy S8 Active leaks

After a high-quality render for the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active leaked this past weekend, the official employee training manual for the device has also leaked, confirming what all we know about the phone so far (including design and specs). In...

/ July 31, 2017