Android

More Android apps from dangerous Ztorg family sneak into Google Play

  For the second time this month, Google has removed Android apps from its Google Play marketplace. Google did so after a security researcher found the apps contained code that laid the groundwork for attackers to take administrative “root” control of infected devices. “Magic Browser,” as one app was called, was uploaded to Google’s official […]

Tech Updates

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Launched in India: Price, Release Date, Specifications, and More

  HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 was globally unveiled at MWC 2017 It sports a 9.7-inch QXGA Super AMOLED display It was launched in Wi-Fi only and LTE variants Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 was launched in India on Tuesday at an event in Bengaluru. The productivity-focused tablet was first unveiled at MWC 2017 in Wi-Fi […]

Tech Updates

Google Play Hit by More Ztorg-Based Android Malware, Says Kaspersky Labs

  HIGHLIGHTS Google has removed Magic Browser and Noise Detector apps These apps belonged to the Ztorg Trojan family of Android malwares Kaspersky researcher spotted these apps and their attack course In a bid to increase security on its Android platform, Google has reportedly removed more Android apps from its Google Play store for the […]

Games

AbleGamers’ Player Panels could make future games more disability-friendly

  Nonprofit charity AbleGamers has been helping gamers with disabilities get the technology they need to play since 2004. Now, the organization’s new AbleGamers Player Panels initiative wants to help games become even more accessible—from the inside. AbleGamers and the University of York created Player Panels to connect gamers with disabilities with developers and researchers who want to tap […]

Computer

The best laptops of 2017: Ultrabooks, budget PCs, 2-in-1s, and more

  Choosing the best laptop can be difficult these days. With companies like Dell, HP, Acer, and Asus continually launching updates of popular notebooks and expansions of product lines, we’re all but swimming in options right now. Summer has pushed even more convertibles, 2-in-1s, and traditional notebooks onto store shelves. The most interesting ones poke […]

Tech Updates

Moto M2 rumored to arrive by October in more markets than the original M

  Motorola is working on a successor to the Moto M from last year, a new rumor claims. According to a leakster that’s rather new on the scene, the Moto M2 should become available by October. That tracks nicely with the original’s November 2016 unveiling. The Moto M2 is said to be offered in more markets than its […]

Gadgets

Nokia 3 Online, GST Effect, Airtel, BSNL & Vodafone Data Offers, OnePlus 5 Problems, and More News This Week

  HIGHLIGHTS Nokia 3 was launched as an offline exclusive but is now available online Reliance Jio is offering free data for Xioami and Gionee users OnePlus 5’s ‘jelly scrolling’ issue may be because of an inverted panel Welcome back to our weekly news roundup, where you’ll find all the stories in technology that you […]

Tech Updates

Jio’s Rs. 500 Phone, Nokia 5 India Pre-Bookings, Honor 8 Pro Launch, and More News This Week

  HIGHLIGHTS Reliance Jio’s feature phone could be announced on July 21 The Nokia 5 is now open for pre-bookings ahead of the actual sale Honor 8 Pro launched to take on OnePlus 5 and others If you need a quick recap of the tech news from this week, then you’ve come to the right […]

News Updates

LG Pay Coming to Low-End Smartphones, More Markets in 2018

  HIGHLIGHTS LG Pay service to be available on more LG phones The service was limited to LG G6 so far The company has also confirmed service expansion to more markets LG’s mobile payments service, LG Pay, is all set to expand to more smartphones and new markets next year. The company has finally confirmed […]

Gadgets

Mobile devices help clinicians spend more time with patients in Auckland’s Waitemata

Waitemata DHB speech and language therapist Bridget Oliver says her job on the road is now much easier thanks to a new iPad. Speech and language therapist Bridget Oliver used to lug around books, flash cards, forms and photocopied bits of paper as she visited patients in west and north Auckland. But all that has […]