Category: Featured


Is Your Smartphone Eavesdropping on Your Conversations?

June 5, 2018

Via: Michael Boyd

A journalist claims he has evidence that his private conversations have been monitored by his smartphone. Sam Nichols, a journalist from, came to a surprising conclusion after a conversation with a friend took an odd turn. Sam told his […]


Google’s AI smarts are available for everyone

May 21, 2018

Via: Natalie Dunn

For most people, Artificial Intelligence sounds like some far-off science fiction concept, but it’s actually behind a lot of things we encounter in our daily lives. For the past several years, Google has pursued research that reflects its commitment to […]


Over Half of Android Apps Infringe on Upcoming European Privacy Regulations

May 4, 2018

Via: Natalie Dunn

Privacy is on everyone’s minds It seems like privacy is an increasingly pressing issue for consumers, businesses, and now governments are following suit. New European privacy regulations and Google Play privacy policies are going into effect this spring, and according […]


Huawei’s AI is Forcing Us to Rethink How We See Smartphones

April 6, 2018

Via: Jeremy Corkwell

An unknown name 10 years ago, Huawei is currently one of the 3 largest smartphone manufacturers in the world, along with Samsung and Apple. What’s the secret? R&D investments that enabled the company to innovate, as well as partnerships with […]


Pros and Cons: Wearables in the Workplace

March 2, 2018

Via: Natalie Dunn

While they’re not as big as cellphones yet, wearables devices are steadily establishing their place on the market. According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker, 125.5 million wearable devices will be shipped in 2017, 20.4% […]


Apple’s Slowdown Scandal – A Lesson in Consumer Trust

January 1, 2018

Via: Natalie Dunn

The context… Apple recently admitted to slowing down older iPhone models with aging batteries in order to preserve battery life and prevent sudden shutdowns that could interrupt the user experience. According to the company, its iOS 10.2.1, released last year, […]


Has Apple’s Face ID Already Been Hacked?

November 14, 2017

Via: Natalie Dunn

Apple recently started shipping its iPhone X, the ‘anniversary’ edition of its best-selling device. One of its main selling points, aside from the almost edge-to-edge screen, is its face recognition-based security. While previous generations used the fingerprint-based Touch ID, Face […]


4 Lessons We Can Learn from Windows Mobile’s Failure

October 9, 2017

Via: Natalie Dunn

In a tweet that was a surprise to pretty much no-one, Microsoft Corporate VP of Windows Joe Belfiore confirmed that Windows 10 Mobile, the company’s smartphone operating system, is essentially dead. While the company would continue to support the platform […]


Is the iPhone X Good for Business?

September 22, 2017

Via: Brenda Ford

Apple recently announced its new, long-awaited iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and iPhone X. While the iPhone 8 is more of an incremental update to last year’s iPhone 7, the iPhone X touts a completely new design and set of features. […]

Featured, Networking, Wireless

Alleviating cloud outages in advance, valuable for companies

August 14, 2017

Via: Andy Melman

Cloud outages are a dreadful perspective to contemplate. Many businesses have trusted their data storage, computing operations and communications to public or hybrid cloud service providers. Of course, private cloud (and by this we mean on-premises) can also suffer outages. […]