Have you ever considered having the combination “123456” as your Gmail, Twitter, or Google account’s password? If you have, reconsider your key combination, because it has being found that it is the most common password set by users. According to Trustwave, a web security firm based in Chicago that specializes in cybercrime and data protection, the lucky number has being selected in nearly 16,000 accounts across the world! And the worst is yet to come, for all those thousands of accounts have been already jacked by web criminals.
Volvo is the company that has for decades enjoyed the reputation of the car producer that brings safest cars on the roads. Today with all this fast improving technology where future cars will be able to drive us by themselves, having the reputation of the safest one is more than desirable. Seems like main people in the company became aware of mentioned and Volvo has just joined other auto manufacturers that already launched cars able to drive us, without our control.
A cheerful beginning for all Glass owners, who can now latch on to the authorized Play Music app for their Google wearable. The declaration was out by Stephen Lau on Google+, where he released a brisk and humor-infused update informing Explorers. The Music app can be snagged from the MyGlass page, but those who are enjoying a sideloaded app will first have to uninstall it.
World’s largest online retailer, is testing unmanned drones to deliver goods to customers, you might think this is impossible or sounds like far future with taste of science fiction. Well, according to Amazon and their chief executive Jeff Bezos, something you have ordered through Amazon might literally fly to your doors within 30 minutes in their future delivery, but when they say future, they mean near future.
For those counting the days for going and getting the best deals during the Black Friday weekend, we bring a useful set of shopping mobile apps to make the trip more smooth and organized.
Motorola has released its new low-cost smartphone Moto G ahead of schedule and just in time for Thanksgiving Day holiday. The handset producer owned by Google had previously announced the device’s launch until 2014, but marketing timing always tends to have the last word in a decision like this.
Not only Samsung unveiled the Android 4.4 KitKat update for its Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition, but also has revealed its new 5.25-inch Galaxy Grand 2 smartphone. The tech giant has hit a home run again
To continue improving your smartphone and tablet’s performance and efficiency, we bring you the next set of business mobile apps that can help you go through your regular daily activities. If you are looking for a better way to organize your trips, contacts, and documents, these smartphone programs are for you!!
Seems like Microsoft knows how to play the game! Obviously the market interested in buying games consoles and playing games is getting bigger constantly, since in just first few hours of its release, games console Xbox One by Microsoft, found one million buyers and new owners. Xbox One had a first official buyer on Friday in many countries worldwide, including the US, France, New Zealand and the UK.
After the all the rumors about the possible acquisition of the Israeli fables semiconductor firm PrimeSense by Apple, the Cupertino-based tech giant has confirmed the deal. However, the figures and financial details of the purchase were not disclosed; some reports said that Apple paid $360 million. PrimeSense, best known for creating the gesture control for Microsoft’s Xbox 360 Kinect in 2010, is a company focused on robotics, retail, healthcare businesses, and interactive displays.
Nowadays, most people have a smartphone or tablet, even both, which accompanies them in their regular activities day by day. Therefore, users are continuously searching for new ways to improve their personal and professional lives through new smartphone programs or apps for their devices. If you want to get things done in the most efficient way every day, do not hesitate on reading this article, for it features 3 of the most popular mobile apps within the business world.
Even though Windows Phone 8 is already the third most popular smartphone ecosystem worldwide and has beaten out BlackBerry, Microsoft is still miles away from Google and Apple gadgets’ popularity. One of the reasons behind this phenomenon is the limited app selection in Microsoft’s mobile store. Yes, it is as fact that the Windows Phone app catalogue has recently been growing; nevertheless, it still appears to be quite petite in contrast to its competitors’ offer.
I’m sure you have realized several times already, that your cell phones or laptops just start being some unrecognizable devices after some time of your usage. The most annoying thing often is the life of the battery, that just simply changes into something that lasts like short coffee break and you end up in carrying your recharges around with you all the time or you just go and buy another, brand new one device.
Samsung Electronics Co. clarified that its statement made last Tuesday was not entirely accurate. What was the slip-up? Just that the tech firm informed that it had sold more than 800,000 units of its new Galaxy Gear smartwatch since its launch two months ago, when the truth is that it only shipped the 800,000 pieces. From shipping to selling… should we call this a “smartmistake”? The answer lies beneath the facts and poor reviews about its new smartwatch.
If your smartphone has become your new point-and-shot digital camera and you are used to clicking pictures all the time with it, either to send a product image to a client or to capture a great family moment, it is more likely that you would want to know if you are carrying the best optical device in your pocket. Therefore, let us take you through a brief review of the best smartphone cameras in the market, so that next time you take a picture you get the best digital memento!
For those who love to capture emblematic instants of life anywhere, anytime, it has become quite natural just to take out their smartphone and click a picture. Quite a few amateurs have opted to replace their traditional point-and-shoot camera with their iPhone 5S, Galaxy S4, Nokia Lumia 1020, and the list continues. In 2012, point-and-shoot camera sales dropped 17 percent, while smatphone sales grew 58 percent, with the iPhone 4 rated as the most-used camera.
For those who would want to carry on long-distance meetings and product presentations in a more authentic and tangible way, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has a special business treat: inFORM, its new tangible 3D modeling projector. Forget about holograms and get ready, because you will be able to really touch the objects!
Calcalist, an Israeli newspaper, has claimed that Apple has finalized the purchase of PrimeSense, an Israeli fabless semiconductor firm, for 345 million dollars. The Cupertino-based technology company has not confirmed the report made by the Israeli media, but several sources claim that the deal is not done yet, and that the official acquisition will be in the following one or two weeks.
Last week, Apple released its latest transparency report on government data requests, calling for the United States government to open up. Well… you should be aware that the Cupertino-based company is not the only one fighting this battle, tech titans such as Twitter, Yahoo, Facebook, and Google are implicated as well. Now is Google who has revealed its most recent transparency report to its loyal users.