Tag: technology

Gadgets, Mobile

Apple plans switch to USB-C for future iPhones, iPod resurrection

January 15, 2019

Via: GSM Arena

An interesting report from the supply chain blog Mac Otakara just came in saying that Apple is planning on phasing out its Lightning port on iPhones in favor of the standard UBS-C connector. According to Mac Otakara’s inside sources, the […]

Computing, Software & Applications

Taking the Guesswork Out of Technology Predictions

January 2, 2019

Via: Aberdeen

It’s that time of year again. As the calendar turns to 2019, technology analysts and pundits everywhere will be peering into their crystal balls, hoping to figure out what trends and technologies will be important in the coming year. As […]

Privacy, Security

ExpressVPN launches new Mac and Android apps

January 2, 2019

Via: Techradar

Choosing a VPN that fits your needs can be difficult which is why TechRadar has highlighted the best VPN services of 2019. Our current top pick, ExpressVPN recently announced that it has completely redesigned its Mac and Android apps to […]

Hacking, Security

Malware attack affects publishing of major U.S. newspapers

December 31, 2018

Via: Mashable

A suspected malware attack affected major U.S. newspapers over the weekend. In what was initially thought to be a server outage, the attack delayed distribution of Saturday’s Los Angeles Times and San Diego Union-Tribune, according to the Times. On Saturday […]

Computing, Hardware

Best RAM 2019: the top memory for your PC

December 31, 2018

Via: TechRadar

Even the best PCs will eventually experience some kind of slow down over time, especially as operating systems like Windows 10 and macOS Mojave become more and more demanding. If your computer is starting to drag its feet and show […]

Internet, Wireless & Cloud

5G could add billions to world GDP

December 14, 2018

Via: Techradar

A new report from GSMA has revealed that unlocking spectrum for the mobile industry to deliver 5G services could add $565bn to the global GDP and $152 in tax revenue from 2020 to 2034. However, government support is needed for […]

Data Science

How Modern is Your Data Environment, Really?

December 13, 2018

Via: Aberdeen

Broadly speaking, companies today fall into one of three levels of maturity when it comes to their data infrastructure: Primitive, standard, and high-performance. A primitive infrastructure has little or no dedicated management of the data, is mostly built on excel […]

Computing, Software & Applications

Google will shut down Google+ four months early after second data leak

December 10, 2018

Via: The Verge

Google+ has suffered another data leak, and Google has decided to shut down the consumer version of the social network four months earlier than it originally planned. Google+ will now close to consumers in April, rather than August. Additionally, API […]

Mobile, Smartphones

Xiaomi’s next phone might have a 48-megapixel camera

December 7, 2018

Via: Mashable

The smartphone megapixel wars aren’t over yet. Chinese electronics company Xiaomi teased a new smartphone with a 48-megapixel camera, a record for the company, and as far as we can recall, an all-time record in popular consumer electronics, beating Nokia’s […]

Computing, Hardware

Microsoft’s HoloLens will be used in US Army combat missions

November 29, 2018

Via: Techradar

Microsoft’s HoloLens has seen countless applications in the professional world, from construction to general contracting and beyond, but now it will enter the next theater of war. The US Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded Microsoft with a $480 million […]