Category: Tech

staffJuly 25, 2017

Microsoft Paint avoids brush with death

Microsoft has confirmed that it will continue to offer its graphics program Paint. In a recent update, it had listed ...

staffJuly 20, 2017

AlphaBay and Hansa dark web markets shut down

Two of the largest dark web marketplaces have been shut down following a “landmark” international law enforcement investigation. The AlphaBay ...

staffJuly 19, 2017

Is WhatsApp being censored in China?

Users of the encrypted messaging service WhatsApp have reported disruptions in China, prompting censorship claims. Many reported that voice messaging ...

staffJuly 18, 2017

Google Glass smart eyewear returns

Google is to sell a revamped version of its smart glasses to businesses, more than two years after the original ...

staffJuly 17, 2017

Amabrush High-tech toothbrush takes just 10 seconds to clean your teeth

It might not seem like you spend a lot of time brushing your teeth. If you follow your dentist’s advice, ...

staffJuly 13, 2017

Luxury phone-maker Vertu collapses

A British-based company that made smartphones costing thousands of pounds will be liquidated after a plan to save it failed. ...

staffJuly 10, 2017

The coming battle over ‘net neutrality’

This week some of the internet’s most popular websites will look quite different, as they participate in a day of ...

staffJuly 5, 2017

Petya hackers issue fresh ransom demand

The perpetrators of a recent cyber-attack that disrupted businesses across the world appear to have accessed the ransom payments they ...

staffJune 28, 2017

‘Vaccine’ created for huge cyber-attack

Security researchers have discovered a “vaccine” for the huge cyber-attack that hit organisations across the world on Tuesday. The creation ...

staffJune 27, 2017

Global ransomware attack causes turmoil

Companies across the globe are reporting that they have been struck by a major ransomware cyber-attack. British advertising agency WPP ...