US's highest court forces Apple to face facts
Published in News


Steve Jobs ran a cartel

It has taken the highest court in the US to do it, but Apple finally has to admit that its patron saint was a monopolist who ran an ebook cartel designed to raise the cost of books to feather Jobs’ Mobs’ nest.

Macs locked out by virus
Published in Notebooks
Monday, 07 March 2016 15:50

Macs locked out by virus


Pay-up or your Coldplay collection will sleep with the fishes

Mac users have been ransomware virus which locks computer users out of their files until they pay up.

Snapdragon 820 wins in AnTuTu test
Published in Processors
Monday, 07 March 2016 13:22

Snapdragon 820 wins in AnTuTu test


Vicar in a TuTu

AnTuTu benchmark  has just released the top 10 rankings for the  smartphone chips of 2016 and revealed that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 is the boss.

Amazon brings back encryption on Fire
Published in Notebooks
Monday, 07 March 2016 10:40

Amazon brings back encryption on Fire


All part of Apple's PR wars 

After firing encryption from its Fire Tablets, the online bookseller, Amazon has bought it back after customers complained.

Rift for the Mac "when Apple makes a good computer"
Published in News


Occulus founder slams Apple as overpriced and not fit for the purpose


Occulus Rift Founder Palmer Luckey says that his virtual reality headset will support OS X only when Apple releases "a good computer.”

Apple’s “Night Shift” feature gets polished before iOS 9.3 release
Published in Mobiles


Launching March 21st at Apple Event

Over the past several months, Apple iOS engineers have been hard at work on a feature that is long, long overdue for the company’s mobile devices that enhances a user’s night viewing experience by automatically adjusting screen temperature based on geolocation and time-of-day information.

Father of Encryption said Apple should help the FBI
Published in Mobiles


Apple chose the wrong battle

The father of encryption, who has done his share of fighting against government interference says that Apple picked the wrong fight if it wanted to win any victory for encryption.

Apple "iPhone 7 Plus" may be officially named "iPhone Pro"
Published in News


iPhone lineup would become on par with three-model iPad lineup


According to a recent Chinese media report, Apple may be switching its naming scheme on the Plus-sized iPhone models for its tenth-generation iPhone 7 launch later this fall, to one that is more consistent with new product announcements in the third quarter of 2015.

Extensify brings custom app tweaks to non-jailbroken iPhones
Published in Mobiles


Requires iOS 8 and above

Over the past seven and a half years since the App Store launched in July 2008, Apple’s mobile application market has blossomed from a size of just 500 applications at launch to more than 1.5 million as of last month. Unfortunately, even with all of these apps readily available, the company has been reluctantly strict in allowing developers the ability to change application functionality with their own third-party enhancements. Until last summer, the process was mostly restricted to jailbroken iOS devices and there have been few app tweaks available for non-jailbroken devices, until now.

Facebook executive jailed in Brazil
Published in News
Wednesday, 02 March 2016 12:50

Facebook executive jailed in Brazil


You really have to listen to court orders

Facebook’s attempt to do an Apple and ignore a court order in Brazil has resulted in its vice president being jailed.