Other stories about Smartphones, Tablets & Apps

If you receive this link, DON'T open it: Scary "text bomb" will cause your device to crash

We're always warning you about the latest activity from cybercriminals. That's because it's important to know what new attacks look like and how to...
Happening Now January 17, 2018

iPhone tracks your every move unless you use these privacy settings

Smartphones are amazing and have changed our lives for the better. We can do so many things with these handy gadgets that you probably...
Happening Now January 15, 2018

5 programs to protect against ransomware

Ransomware has been the number one digital threat in the world for a couple years now. The FBI estimates that nearly $1 billion was...
Happening Now January 10, 2018

Apple shareholders want to investigate if iPhones are bad for kids

Phones and our health is a long standing debate. Be it the radio waves potentially causing cancer or playing a role in mental health....
Happening Now January 9, 2018

Warning! Hackers will try to exploit Spectre and Meltdown chip bugs

Have you been paying attention to the recently discovered flaws in computer chips? I'm talking about the security issues dubbed Meltdown and Spectre. If...
Happening Now January 8, 2018

What is Fuschia, Google's secret new OS?

Many of us love using the Android OS on our smartphones, but the OS was not even initially designed for phones. It was actually...
Happening Now January 7, 2018

Planning on getting your iPhone battery replacement from Apple? Get on it ASAP!

After Apple’s admission that it does slow down older iPhones, they are trying to win back trust with consumers by offering a discount on...
Happening Now January 5, 2018

Apple confirms iPhones and iPads are impacted by massive chip flaws, but has a fix for you

Every computer in the world has been affected by the massive chip security flaws and now you can add iPhones and iPads to the...
Happening Now January 5, 2018

You will be affected by this massive mistake! A second critical chip flaw revealed, affecting billions of computers, smartphones and other devices

Not one but two critical computer chip flaws have been found that compromise pretty much every computer in the world, including smartphones. This will...
Happening Now January 4, 2018

Cold weather can ruin your phone - Here are ways to protect it

The winter freeze is in full swing and the cold can wreak havoc on many things in our lives. Don’t forget about your phones:...
Happening Now January 3, 2018

Does Samsung have a battery problem with its new phone too?

Remember Samsung’s massive battery disaster with the Galaxy Note 7, the one where phones exploded? After recalls Samsung finally just dropped the phone all...
Happening Now December 29, 2017

This new Facebook tool can tell if you fell for Russian propaganda

We’re bombarded with all kinds of news and it's not always clear whether we can trust the source or if it's simply fake news....
Happening Now December 27, 2017

Is your phone watching and listening to you?

With all of our internet connected devices that have cameras and microphones, it’s scary to think that they can spy on us (they really...
Happening Now December 23, 2017

New Report: Apple admits to slowing down old iPhones

It’s been an ongoing, conspiracy driven topic for a long time. Does Apple sabotage your phone to make you buy a new one? Some...
Happening Now December 21, 2017

Little “rocket man” is a little hacker man

We've been warning you for quite some time that ransomware attacks are nasty. This, of course, is when cybercriminals encrypt important files on your...
Happening Now December 19, 2017

Wi-Fi increases a pregnant woman's risk of miscarriage

For years I have talked about the dangers of cellphone radiation. Now new research shows cellphone and Wi-Fi radiation is dangerous for pregnant women.
Happening Now December 17, 2017

Google launches 3 AI experimental photo apps for iOS and Android

You have to agree, we all love taking instant photos and videos on our smartphones! To assist us in creating our next mobile photo...
Happening Now December 15, 2017

Fidget spinner app is sending your personal data to China

If you're like me, you rely on apps of all kinds to accomplish everyday tasks. When you take the time to download an app,...
Happening Now December 14, 2017

California issues frightening cellphone radiation warnings

Fear of the health effects of cellphone radiation is nothing new. But skeptics say that the studies are not conclusive and the wireless industry...
Happening Now December 14, 2017

Fake malware apps on the rise. How to spot and delete them

When it comes to app safety, we always recommend the official app stores for your mobile gadgets. But sometimes, a sneaky developer finds a...
Happening Now December 13, 2017