• Intelligence chief admits Internet of Things can be used for government surveillance
Intelligence chief admits Internet of Things can be used for government surveillance

In a statement to Infosecurity , John Sirianni, Vice President, Strategic Partners, IoT praised the new guidelines , but suggested it may take some time before the practical benefits come into the fruition. The emergence of zombified IoT devices is expected to be one of the largest security issues in 2016, according to a Dark Reading report. ...

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  • New iPhone, iPad in March
New iPhone, iPad in March

It is understood that the actual selling date will not be preceded by pre-orders. There is no doubt that Apple's tablet business continues to falter as many people have replaced their tablets with large smartphones such as the iPhone 6s Plus or small laptop/tablet hybrids such as the Surface Pro 4.

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  • Sony launches Android 6.0 Marshmallow beta program
Sony launches Android 6.0 Marshmallow beta program

And while Sony hasn't yet  announced  when it'll begin pushing Marshmallow to its Xperia lineup, the news that they're prepping a beta test suggests that they're making progress on  getting  Android 6.0 ready for the public. The update brings fixes to  Facebook  and  WhatsApp  recognition and improves recognition for Motorola commands in Portuguese...

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  • Uncharted 4: A Thief's End New PS4 Bundle Announced; Inclusions Detailed
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End New PS4 Bundle Announced; Inclusions Detailed

A Thief's End has had a troubled development cycle. At the Game Awards in December 2015, Naughty Dog had unveiled a new trailer of their upcoming action game Uncharted 4: A Thief's End .

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  • Skyrim 2 Ready For Spotlight As Last DLC Ready Apparently
Skyrim 2 Ready For Spotlight As Last DLC Ready Apparently

An announcement for another Wolfenstein may also be possible because the success of last part, The New Order and The Old Blood might have rejuvenated the saga. Furthermore, Bethesda already has several big games on the way. With the completion of "Fallout 4" and its DLCs towards the second half of this year, Bethesda needs to bring another AAA ga...

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  • Sizing Up A Surface Phone
Sizing Up A Surface Phone

Experts also claim that Surface Phone design is inspired from the tablet, which could offer nearly the same features, and by this, Microsoft would take advantage of the strategy to their favor, says Lawyer Herald . Lastly, Surface Pro 4 users are also irritated with the noise which is coming from the gadget's fan. CNET didn't like the fact tha...

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  • Galaxy Tab S3 or S2 upgrade confusion
Galaxy Tab S3 or S2 upgrade confusion

The two tablets have now popped up on the popular GFXBench and Geekbench benchmark databases, revealing most of their key specifications. That doesn't necessarily mean that it is the Tab S3, but for reference the Galaxy Tab S2 bore the codename of SM-T810.

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  • Street seller photobombs Tinie Tempah, lands modelling contract
Street seller photobombs Tinie Tempah, lands modelling contract

The shoot that followed ended up being for the Nigerian magazine " This Day Style " and included Orisaguna 14-month-old-daughter, Grace. OlaJumoke now has a change of career after landing her own contract with a local agency: "See who visited today..." I'll find a way to track her down somehow.

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  • IOS 9.3 Third Beta Now Available for Developers
IOS 9.3 Third Beta Now Available for Developers

Thankfully, Apple released iOS 9 public beta 3 yesterday that fixed all of my T-Mobile connection issues so my SIM card again lives in the iPhone. This will give the owners of the iOS devices access to both iOS and OS X betas. Like others, I usually have my phone on my nightstand and read in bed before falling asleep. Along with the usual round o...

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  • Hitman: Absolution is Getting Backwards Compatibility on Xbox One
Hitman: Absolution is Getting Backwards Compatibility on Xbox One

A few days ago we reported that some games had “leaked” on to the Xbox marketplace and you were able to play some Xbox 360 games on your Xbox One via the backwards compatibility feature despite them not being on the official list. " Red Dead Redemption " is a hit video game, having sold over 14 million copies according to the report. Although the...

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  • Beyonce's Super Bowl performance is the center of national controversy
Beyonce's Super Bowl performance is the center of national controversy

For a minute, watching Beyonce and those strong black women sporting black berets and big afros march out onto the field, I forgot I was watching a Super Bowl performance . Beyoncé slayed at Super Bowl 50. "Because most of the youngsters, even a lot of the young activists, by the time, they were born, the Black Panther Party didn't even exist...

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  • Microsoft's New What-Dog-Is-Your-Face Tool Is Good, Dumb Fun
Microsoft's New What-Dog-Is-Your-Face Tool Is Good, Dumb Fun

Microsoft Garage has released the Fetch! app, just in time for the American Kennel Club's Meet & Compete and the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Fetch! is a new iOS app - and website, for you non-iOS folks - that will try to guess the breed of a dog in a photo that you submit.

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  • Popcorn Time, Pirate Bay add live streaming in browser
Popcorn Time, Pirate Bay add live streaming in browser

Torrents Time was first launched early February with support from popcorntime-online.io. This likely isn't a result of the Torrents Time legal team's threat, but it may mean that BREIN is looking for additional ammunition before it heads back into battle. "Because it's the people's revolution, a network of hundreds of millions of people who wish t...

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  • RightScale 2016 State of the Cloud Report Uncovers Cloud Adoption Trends
RightScale 2016 State of the Cloud Report Uncovers Cloud Adoption Trends

Of that group, 17 percent of respondents were RightScale users. 77 percent of respondents adopted a private cloud, up from 63 percent. Security had been the No. Enterprise adoption of AWS grew from 50 percent to 56 percent while adoption by smaller businesses fell slightly from 61 percent to 58 percent. In addition, some 31 percent of firms have ...

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  • Ford confirms new car aimed at connectivity and mobility
Ford confirms new car aimed at connectivity and mobility

The company said the announcement will be part of company President and CEO Mark Fields' keynote address at the annual event, which past year drew some 94,000 attendees from 200 countries. That will mean a new nose that takes its inspiration from the new Edge SUV (and looks very North American in the process), some interior titivations, including p...

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  • Split-Screen FPS Screencheat Comes to PS4 & Xbox One on March 1
Split-Screen FPS Screencheat Comes to PS4 & Xbox One on March 1

Screencheat , the "second-person" multiplayer game that welcomes screen-looking, now has a release date. The premise is pretty much the same as what you did back on GoldenEye, albeit the characters are invisible here, so you're actually forced to look at your opponent's screen.

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  • Microsoft Lumia 650 XL Photo Leaked
Microsoft Lumia 650 XL Photo Leaked

On the other hand, ending the Lumia devices of Microsoft may not really mean their end as it is preparing to launch another premium smartphone; the Surface phone . However, there is nothing wrong with the size of the device, as the previous generation Lumia 600-series had the 640 and 640 XL at 5 inches and 5.7 inches.

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  • Microsoft's Q2 Financials: Cloud Up, Windows Down
Microsoft's Q2 Financials: Cloud Up, Windows Down

Microsoft posted revenue of $25.69bn (£17.9bn), beating analyst estimates of $25.26bn. Microsoft sold 4.5 million Lumia Windows phones in its most recent quarter, compared to the 10.5 million last year, so phone revenues are down almost 50% year-on-year.

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  • Your PC Is About To Automatically Download And Install Windows 10
Your PC Is About To Automatically Download And Install Windows 10

WishAppList is yet another project by fans to contact #brands by using the power of numbers. Microsoft's stock rose more than 3 percent in extended trading after the results came out. Microsoft says the percentage of overall Windows Store customers downloading apps in languages other than English has increased: Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Ru...

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  • British broadcaster Terry Wogan dies of cancer
British broadcaster Terry Wogan dies of cancer

BBC Director General Tony Hall described Sir Terry as a "national treasure", adding: " Today we've lost a wonderful friend. Even Richard Madeley, who has been filling in for Wogan on his Radio 2 show, said he and his colleague were expecting him back soon.

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