Category Archives: Apple

eBay Removes Chinese ‘Spyware’ Smartphones From Listings

Online auction site eBay has barred the sale of Star smartphones manufactured in a Chinese factory, after reports surfaced that the device had been pre-installed with malware. Disguised as the authentic Google Play Store app, the Google Android-powered N9500 model … Continue reading

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Apple iOS 8 Software Set To Improve Online Shopping

Upcoming software used in Apple devices will now give online shoppers a helping hand, thanks to the new credit card scanning function in iOS 8. Owners of the iPhone and the iPad who upgrade to the forthcoming iOS 8 software … Continue reading

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Amazon 3D Smartphone To Be Unveiled On June 18th

There’s a new mystery handset in town, and Amazon hopes to release its new device later this month – a 3D smartphone that’s set to make its debut launch at a Seattle event on June 18th. According to a video … Continue reading

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PayPal-Related Phishing Attacks Up By 73 Per Cent

The number of phishing scams targeted at PayPal users has risen by 73 per cent – according to a recent report released by live internet threat monitoring group, CYREN GlobalView Security Lab. Results collated in CYREN’s April 2014 Internet Threats … Continue reading

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Australian Apple Devices Held For Ransom By ‘Oleg Pliss’ Hacker

Many Australian Apple device owners were in for a nasty surprise yesterday, after receiving a ‘ransom’ notification that read: “Device hacked by Oleg Pliss. For unlock device…”Once the notification was clicked, the message would display the hacker’s demand – ranging … Continue reading

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Apple Now World’s Second Largest Online Retailer After Amazon

It’s no secret that Amazon tops the list for online sales, but it did come as quite a surprise to see that the runner up to the retail giant’s crown was no other than…Apple. While the tech company is renowned … Continue reading

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Apple Ramps Up Online Retail Efforts By Recruiting Former Delta VP

A new hire has been celebrated by Apple, after the software giant named Bob Kupbens as the company’s new Vice President of Online Retail. According to his LinkedIn page, his job title now reads as ‘VP, Apple Online Retail’. Previously … Continue reading

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Flappy Bird: Available On eBay For £1,000 After Creator Pulls Game From App Stores

Gamers have been left in a flap after gaming app Flappy Bird disappeared from existence on Sunday – but fear not, as the game can still be yours on eBay for a respectable £1,000. After reaching dizzying heights of success … Continue reading

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Why Samsung is better than Apple

Over the last few years, the smartphone market has been an on-going tug of war between Apple and Samsung. Apple’s iPhone series popularised the smartphone and brought it to a mass audience, and the company’s position as top dog was … Continue reading

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Yikes! If you have an iPhone 5 – anyone can access everything on your phone!

This is a warning for those who own an iPhone 5, which runs on the i06.1 operating system. Hackers have posted a video online showing how to unlock any iPhone, showing how it’s done with a relatively easy combination which … Continue reading

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