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Posted December 14 2017 By admin

51R3YxDoKeL Last Monday, Apple has sealed the deal and acquired Shazam for$400 million. Shazam is an extremely popular application that helps its users identify songs, commercials, movies and TV shows through short audio clips. Apple’s spokesperson made an official statement to The Verge expressing the company’s excitement over this deal: “We are thrilled that Shazam and its talented team will be joining Apple [...] Apple Music and Shazam are a natural fit, sharing a passion f...
Posted December 12 2017 By admin

3238636194003_2461717912358 It looks like that Amazon is losing the long ongoing war with Google. If you have missed the latest internet quake the shook up the online entertainment world, here is a quick recap. Long story short, it all started when Amazon refused to cooperate with Google to carry its products, including: Chromecast, Nest E Thermostat, Nest’s Camera IQ as well as the Nest Secure alarm system. As a result, Google responded with a vicious blow by pulling out the world’s most popula...
Posted December 07 2017 By admin

oreo-mascot A new version of Android has been finally unveiled by Google. It comes in the form of Android 8.1 Oreo and it includes some new upgrades for features, bug fixes as well as some minor optimisations. According to Google, Android8.1 is a minor release in AOSP and will be available for Nexus and Pixel devices next week. So what exactly is new? Let’s see: 1- Autofill Enhancements In the new 8.1 version, Google has improved how applications and password managers use ...
Posted December 05 2017 By admin

apple Today is a glorious day for all Apple iPhone users. The company has invented a new built-in person-to-person feature to send cash through a text message, called “Apple Pay Cash”. First announced last June at a conference, “Apple Pay Cash” was unleashed on Monday allowing Apple users with the latest iPhone update in the US to send other iPhone users money via text messages. This is a huge and bold step by Apple which critically threatens digital cash application...
Posted November 09 2017 By admin

russia 6 On November 1st in Russia, a new law came into force regulating the use of tools and technologies that are responsible for the anonymous access of the internet. Many internet users are concerned that this law will make it more difficult for them to bypass online restrictions. The law was signed by the President of Russia, Vladmir Putin on July 1st and was intended to place restrictions on online restrictions bypassing tools including virtual private networks (VPN) and proxy...
Posted October 26 2017 By admin

Ransomware-e1434546401689-1200x1200 Earlier this month, a new strain of the Ransomware malware that goes by the name “Tyrant Ransomware” was discovered by G Data security researcher Karsten Hahn. Part of the DUMB ransomware family, Tyrant has spread across Iran through versions of Psiphon VPN to extort infected users of the popular VPN app. Iran CERTCC (Iran Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Center) released a security alert about Tyrant ransomware that has been widely distributed across ...
Posted September 08 2017 By admin

Canada has turned into the home to a portion of the hardest against theft controls on the planet. Torrenting itself is not lawful in Canada but rather in light of the fact that this innovation causes the clients to download copyright ensured content which is a reasonable infringement of copyright encroachment law; that has been actualized the nation over. If you are living in Canada and thinking to get your hands on your most loved motion picture, book or diversion through...
Posted September 08 2017 By admin

China1 With an end goal to proceed with its crackdown on VPNs, Chinese experts have captured a 26 year old man for offering VPN on the Internet. China Supreme Court has condemned Deng Jiewei, 26 years old from Dongguan in Guangdong, Homg Kong, China to nine months in jail for offering virtual private system (VPN) through his own site. What does a VPN do? VPN scrambles clients’ Internet activity and courses it through a removed association so web surfers can conceal their pers...
Posted August 13 2017 By admin

china (1) China has recently launched a series of close investigations on 3 of its top social media platforms, WeChat (messaging app), Weibo (China’s version of Twitter) and Tieba (a very popular discussion forum) for failing to comply with the country’s internet laws and regulations. The three services are being accused of “spreading violence and obscenity” in the recent string of the government’s attempts to cleanse the web and impose the Communist Party’s sovereignty...
Posted August 08 2017 By admin

unnamed (4) Based in the US, Hotspotshield was launched in 2008 by AnchorFree as a free VPN service that can be downloaded as an app or an extension for web browsers to help internet users surf the internet privately, securely and anonymously. Hotspotshield also provides users with tools to bypass geo-restrictions to unblock regionally restricted web content, such as: Netflix, Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, Pandora, etc. The company states that it has over 500 million customers worldwid...