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Here’s the easiest way to avoid malware on an Apple device

CUPERTINO, Calif. — Malicious software targeting iOS-based mobile devices and computers is on the rise, according to a report from software security firm McAfee. Cyberassaults on Mac laptop and desktop computers increased 744 percent last year, mainly due to adware, which automates advertisements to generate revenue. Though Google’s Android operating system continues to …

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Smartphone shipment to grow 5% globally in 2017: Gartner

New Delhi: Buoyed by a shift in consumers` habits towards higher-priced premium smartphones, the overall smartphone shipment is expected to grow 5 per cent this year despite a slight decline in overall device shipment, Gartner forecast on Wednesday. PCs, tablets and smartphones are projected to be shipped over 2.3 billion …

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9 paid iPhone apps on sale for free today

9 paid iPhone apps on sale for free today

Are you standing next to a hot grill waiting for your burgers to cook at your July 4th barbecue? There’s no better way to spend that time than by scrolling through our roundup of today’s best paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free. Are you grilling chicken and …

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Best smartphone case for the beach

Summer is here again, and quite a few of you have asked me for my thoughts on the best smartphone case for the beach. Best smartphone case for the beach Kona drybag The beach is a harsh place for a smartphone. All that sand, water, and salt spray, any of …

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Explainer: how malware gets inside your apps

Malicious software on popular mobile platforms such as iOS and Android is at best a nuisance and at worst a security threat to individuals and businesses. Known as malware, some perpetrators use it to infect apps and get inside your smartphone. Why do they do it? Money, mostly. The recent …

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This is the HTC Vive dual-camera smartphone

Yup, that’s the virtual reality headset Vive name appearing on a smartphone. Until now HTC has kept its smartphones and its virtual reality Vive headset separate. A new leak shows off an HTC Vive handset that appears to do away with that division. The handset, featuring Vive branding and a …

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Get More Done With Your Cell Phone

A great cell phone is a tool that is almost indispensible in the modern world. While some people continue to cling to a life without this communications tool, most people have long since jumped on the bandwagon. However, there are ways you can let technology help you and ways you …

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Blackberry Flood Market with 15,000 Apps

Blackberry are celebrating the upcoming release of the Blackberry 10 device by holding an open app submission party to create apps that will eventually be released into their app store.  Each app approved by development company RIM (Research in Motion) will earn the developers $100, with the further incentive that …

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How To Determine Cost For Mobile Advertising

As more and more people are turning to their mobile devices for entertainment, news, and other resources, it makes sense that the advertising industry has started to take notice. Ads have long been a part of both the radio and television industries as a way for networks to earn money. …

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Should We Shell Out For Full HD Smartphones?

Should We Shell Out For Full HD Smartphones? Smartphones with full 1080p HD displays are quite a new invention, with the recently released Sony Xperia Z being amongst the first mobiles in the world to feature a Full HD screen. However, because these devices boast cutting edge technology, they also …

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What Are IP Phones And How Are They Used?

IP phones, also commonly called VoIP phones, are becoming increasingly popular in both homes and businesses. A recent study by IBISWorld found that approximately 30 million people in the United States pay for VoIP services and that does not include the number of people who use free services like Google …

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