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Wikileaks Vault 7: How CIA allegedly used hacking tools to infest your smartphones, smart TVs and more

Wikileaks released a data dump of what it is calling as the alleged Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) tools used for hacking into smart devices. The leak is code-named Vault 7 and comprises around 8761 documents, which have been sourced from … Continue reading

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WikiLeaks releases Vault 7 “Dark Matter” Apple malware, with Doctor Who inspired “Sonic Screwdriver”

The latest set of documents released under the WikiLeaks Vault 7 disclosures, is called “Dark Matter”. The Dark Matter release contains several CIA tools that infected Apple Mac firmware, that allowed CIA software to be persistently present on Apple hardware. … Continue reading

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Bluetooth 5 coming with four times speed, double range on 16 June

The next-gen Bluetooth standard version dubbed Bluetooth 5 is on its way with some significant improvements. Bluetooth Special Interest Group executive director Mark Powell has now revealed that the new version will be formally announced on 16 June, and also … Continue reading

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5 Things That Will Disappear In 5 Years

Just five years ago the world was a very different place. In 2010, the iPad had just made its debut, Kick starter was introducing a new form of venture capitalism that would change the face of fundraising and Square was … Continue reading

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Comparisons -POP/IMAP/MAPI

# Description POP IMAP MAPI 1 Inbox Sync ✓ ✓ ✓ 2 Sub Folders Sync X ✓ ✓ 3 Sent Items X ✓ ✓ 4 Calendar Sync X X ✓ 5 Contact Sync X X ✓ 6 Server Side Rules … Continue reading

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Ever Wondered What’s Inside This Bead At End Of Your Laptop Charger? Mystery Solved!

We all have a basic idea about the purpose of each wire going in and out of our computer. But a few wires seem a bit off when it comes to their appearance. They have a cylindrical bead dangling near … Continue reading

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Here’s Why Steve Jobs Didn’t Let His Kids Use iPads and Why You Shouldn’t Either

If you fall within the Gen-Y era like us, chances are you’ve given a bunch of thought as to how you would raise your own children in this day and age (assuming you don’t have children already). Especially with technology, … Continue reading

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