Category Archives: Internet

Google Launches Its New Anti-Malware Service

Google Inc is planning to launch a service which will regularly scan apps installed on smartphones and tablets. At present time applications are exposed to scanning only in the course of installation process. In spite of the fact that Google Verify Apps is considered to be a reliable security system, Android is the most vulnerable operating...
Read more

SmartHouse Controlled by iPad

Rumors about so-called smarthouses controlled with the help of smartphones and tablets are afloat. However, it's quite difficult to realize this idea in practice because of incredibly high cost of all necessary manipulations. But in fact, you can find a real smarthouse in California. Its price is $22.000.000. Electric power supply of the house is...
Read more

Kaspersky Internet Security 2014

Pros: 1. The software is fast and easy to install. 2. Kaspersky Internet Security 2014 boasts a user-friendly interface. 3. The software enable parents to block video games which are not designed for children. 4. The security software is provided with a powerful protection engine. Cons: 1. Kaspersky Internet Security has no mobile component. 2. The software has a strong impact on...
Read more

Best Antivirus 2014: Bitdefender Total Security

Bitdefender Total Security provides users with the best protective engines which can easily remove any virus and malware. This anti-virus software offers great parental controls and intuitive user interface. Most tech experts consider consider Bitdefender Antivirus one of the best security suites of 2014. If you fear for your banking information and want to monitor...
Read more

Selfie Section in Apple App Store

Apple adds ''Selfie'' section to App Store. Mobile applications included into this section are intended for taking the self-portrait-style pictures. The featured selection of apps is available for users from the USA only. The section includes both free and paid applications. American users of iOS devices have an opportunity to find it in the mobile and...
Read more

Internet Filter Software: Net Nanny Parental Controls 6.5

Nat Nanny is one of the most popular internet filter software. Potentially harmful sites may be easily blocked with the help of this software. Nat Nanny is provided with a user-friendly interface. With this useful software, you have an opportunity to enjoy solid parental control features and the best filtering technology. So your children will...
Read more

Facebook Acquired WhatsApp

Facebook yesterday announced the fact that WhatsApp Messenger app was acquired by them. The sum of transaction is $16 milliards. The deal arranged is the biggest one in the history of Facebook Incorporation. At the end of 2012 there were some rumors that Facebook was going to buy WhatsApp, but they weren't realized. WhatsApp is one of...
Read more

Dropbox is unlocked in China

Dropbox is unblocked now in China. Chinese Internet users have an opportunity to use Dropbox, which is a cloud syncing site based in the US. Experts don't know the motives behind the unlocking of the site. Chinese users noticed that Dropbox was accessible on the territory of Chinese People's Republic late last week. Now they can...
Read more

Short Messaging Service via Messaging Apps

The text message is more than 20 years old. People send about 8 trillion SMS a year. It's considered the best and quickest way to exchange information between friends and family. But experts recently declared that Americans sent 5 percent fewer text messages during the year 2013. The matter is that there appeared a great...
Read more

Dubai Police Twitter Account Is Hacked

A group of hackers on the 9th of February seized the Dubai Police's Twitter account and wrote the following message: ''Dubai Police is spying on you, Isn't it fair that we the people do the same back? Hacked by the Horsemen''. Hackers also announced the hacking of the Dubai Police's LinkedIn and Tumblr accounts. ''The Horsemen'' group...
Read more

Kik Messenger Launches Its Web Browser

Developers of Kik, the mobile messaging app, has launched a built-in Web browser. The update version of the app was launched on the 5th of February. Kik's new browser is available on Android and iOS platforms. It gives an opportunity to look through Web sites on the Internet without leaving the Kik app. In addition users...
Read more

YouTube has New Boss

Senior Executive Vice President for Google Ads, Susan Wojcicki, is going to be the head of Google's YouTube video hosting service. Rumors about Wojcicki's prospective assignment appeared on the 4th of February. This decision was made by the Chief Executive Officer for Goggle, Larry Page. Earlier the team of YouTube was managed by Salar Kamangar, Google's ninth...
Read more

TV Chatter on Facebook is Going to Be Measured

Facebook Social Network together with SecondSync Inc are going to analyze users' discussion of popular TV shows. Facebook have started a partnership with the social TV analytics specialist and are ready to share some chatter data with it. They are planning to analyze users' messages which concern TV programs in the US, UK and Australia. Spokesmen of...
Read more

Measy U4C mini PC

The Measy U4C is considered one of the best mini PCs at the stick computer market. The device operates Android OS and boasts a built-in 2-MP webcam and an external microphone, which give an opportunity to have video chats on your TV. The design of a new model of the Measy stick computer is identical to...
Read more

Google: Look for Important Letters in Trash Folder

Google Inc. sent special notifications to some users of Gmail and asked them to check Trash and Spam folders. Because of a bug in Gmail, some of important letters could be accidentally deleted or reported as spam. The letter said the troubles were happening in the period from January 15 to January 22. Fortunately the issue...
Read more

Radionomy Acknowledges Aquisition of Winamp

Belgian free ground-breaking platform Radionomy acknowledges that it has acquired Winamp from AOL. In addition to Winamp, SHOUTcast free Internet Radio has been acquired by Radionomy as well. SHOUTcast platform and Winamp media player were developed by Nullsoft. Financial terms of this transaction are not revealed. But some experts believe that AOL Inc has got its whack...
Read more