Five to Try: Metamorphabet mesmerizes, and Lonely Planet curates handy travel guides

Another week, another massive pile of new Android apps to sift through. Luckily, our Five to Try column makes your task easier, pointing out the week’s most interesting releases. Metamorphabet is an edutainment wonder (for all ages) that we’ve been waiting on for a while, and it certainly doesn’t disappoint. Also new this week is Guides by Lonely Planet, which ... Read More »

AWS Takes the Lead among All Cloud Solutions

AWS users will be benefiting from the built-in cloud security and cloud cost management tools in 2016. We will see a lot of improvements in this sector which will be tremendously beneficial for the users. Amazon is the leading online platform that is the number one tool for business as it serves different purposes. Cloud computing is not something that ... Read More »

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If you are looking for free website builder that could deliver most professional outlook then only is the right place where you can stop. Here you could see your idea to develop in the most customize way with restricted efforts. Here you can build a well designed website, with professional touch without paying anything, similar to UX design San ... Read More »

Lily: the $499 ‘selfie drone’ that’s your personal videographer

“Camera. Reinvented.” claims the website for Lily, the latest consumer drone to capture people’s attention. Although “selfie drone” seems to be a more popular phrase among the media covering its launch. Yes, in 2015 we have drones to take selfies for us, because maintaining the perfect duckface while tapping a touchscreen button are sorely testing humanity’s multi-tasking capabilities. Actually, that’s ... Read More »

Is it worth swapping my laptop hard drive for an SSD?

My main computer is a Dell Studio 17 laptop from 2010 (specification attached). In my home office, I hook it up to a separate keyboard, mouse and monitor. As a part-time university lecturer, I run the usual software – Microsoft Office, Adobe Illustrator etc – plus some specialist software such as ArcMap, part of the ArcGIS suite. I have no ... Read More »

Google’s Safe Browsing plan to warn against fake buttons

IN A move that has excited netizens everywhere, Google has announced it is going to war against one of the most annoying things on the internet. The tech giant said it would take action to counteract fake ‘download’ and ‘play’ buttons that attempt to deceive users into clicking on something they don’t want. Such ads are most commonly found on ... Read More »

Hearthstone retires 150 cards and introduces a limited format

Hearthstone, the collectible card game from Blizzard, is about to undergo its biggest shake-up to date, with more than 150 previously released cards being declared illegal in standard games. Cards from the first two expansion packs to be released, July 2014’s Curse of Naxxramas and December 2014’s Goblins vs Gnomes, will no longer be playable in normal games. They will, ... Read More »

Meet Joe Simitian, Silicon Valley’s surveillance technology watchdog

One of the broadest pushes to reel in America’s surveillance state isn’t in Congress, the White House or a courtroom; arguably it’s in Joe Simitian’s office in California’s Santa Clara County government building. Simitian – 63 and bespectacled – is a supervisor on the county board here. This winter he drafted a proposal for regulation that would require local law ... Read More »

X projects: Alphabet’s ‘moonshot’ ventures that could change the world

Looking at the annual results of Alphabet, you could be forgiven for thinking that last year’s reorganisation of the world’s most valuable company was all for nothing. Google, which is a subsidiary of Alphabet, dominated financially. The segment, which includes most of the best-known Google products such as its search engine, maps, Gmail, YouTube and Android, made up $74.5bn of ... Read More »

Apple event leaked: six weeks to new iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch launch

FIRST there were the rumours. Now there is a date. Apple has reportedly marked March 15 on the calendar as the day to launch a new iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch. Several sources including 9To5Mac today have reported the date when Apple CEO Tim Cook and his posse of Apple executives will again take to a stage in San Francisco ... Read More »