Android Device Manager is a step in the right direction, but doesn’t go far enough to deter phone thieves.
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If you have an iPhone or iPad, take care about where you charge it. Because you could be allowing hackers to install malware onto your treasured Apple device.
“We created this app to spy on you, PLEASE DOWNLOAD IT!”
Hardly what you would expect to read on the page promoting Viber’s app.
The shady world of the vulnerability researchers who find serious security holes in software, and sell them to the highest bidder.
It isn’t sensible to share sexy photos via apps like Snapchat, and it won’t ever be. But no-one expected Apple to make it even less safe to use Snapchat.
Password wizard Per Thorsheim has made a great video that explains in very simple terms how to create a strong harder-to-crack passcode for your iPhone which is *still* easy to remember.
Days before Apple attends a meeting explaining what it’s doing to reduce smartphone crime, it announces a new security feature coming in iOS 7.
iOS 6.1.3 has only just been released by Apple, and already a security hole has been followed - allowing anyone to bypass the passcode lock on iPhones, and access private data on the device.
Anyone else getting a sense of Deja Vu?
Apple has just released iOS 6.1.3, an operating system update for iPhones and iPads that is said to fix a high profile flaw that could potentially allow someone to bypass your device’s lock screen.
A warning spreads on Facebook about “Talking Angela”, an app that gives your children some animated cat chat.
Malheureusement, it’s all too simple for people to share warnings - rather than check if the facts are true.
Research released today has revealed that the theft of mobile phones is on the rise.
This isn’t just about losing an expensive phone - there’s also the threat of losing your data and money.
Learn how to better protect your phone.
Millions of teenagers have adopted a smartphone app which has been touted as a way of safely “sexting” and sharing photos.
But is it really a safe way to share intimate photographs of yourself?
Over 80% of iPhone and iPad users are running iOS 5. That compares to a paltry 7% of Android customers who are up-to-date and running Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) on their smartphones and tablets.
Be careful what applications you install on your computing devices - even if they come from Apple’s iPhone/iPad App Store.
Apple has released an iOS update for the iPhone and iPad, addressing concerns that the devices were tracking users’ locations.