Figures released last week show that Android malware has grown by 580 percent between September 2011 and September 2012. To add insult to injury, more than 175 million downloads of “high risk” apps were from Google Play’s Top 500.
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Earlier this month, Rovio revealed that they would be launching Angry Birds Star Wars on November 8th. Today they released the first actual gameplay footage from the game – and it looks pretty exciting!
Attention consumers! Those of you who have been buying the upwards of 100 million iPads sold since its launch, or the numerous Kindle Fire and Nexus 7 devices, you have bought those by mistake!
Seeing the world’s attractions and monuments is an expensive ordeal, and it’s much cheaper just staying in front of your Mac wishing you could be there. Egpyt is one of those places that would be nice to go but not viable for security reasons. Luckily, Egyptian Pyramids 3D offers a small glimpse at what the landscape and sights are like right from your desktop.
Google announced new Android devices and an update to their Android operating system on Monday. Google introduced a new Nexus smartphone, a 10-inch tablet named the Nexus 10, and also announced a new version of its Nexus 7 tablet that includes cellular connectivity.
John Elerick and company are back at it! You’ve probably seen their “banned” iPhone 5 promo – now they’ve taken on the new iPad mini. The ad pokes fun at Apple’s marketing for the new tab. After all, the iPad mini is the future…at least until May!
Philips announced today that it will be launching Philips hue, “the world’s smartest LED bulb” exclusively at Apple stores starting on Tuesday. Philips says the hue bulbs provide all “shades of white, from warm white light to cold with light,” as well as a selection of colors and pre-programmed settings.
Earlier, Amazon published a provocative comparison between the iPad mini and the Kindle Fire HD. So here’s my version, remastered to favour the iPad mini.
Saturday saw the opening of Apple’s brand new retail store in Palo Alto, CA. The new location is located at 340 University Drive, and replaces the old store which was located just down the street. The original Palo Alto location, which opened in October 2001, was one of the first in Apple’s retail chain.
It’s no longer only Samsung, Amazon’s now at it as well. A provocative comparison of the Kindle Fire HD and the iPad mini has been posted on the Amazon homepage.
Steve Jobs’ yacht has finally been completed and shown off, and it looks jaw droppingly beautiful. Partly designed by Phillip Starck, it’s got a distinctive exterior while the inside is just as cool – for example, the navigational equipment all runs off iMacs!
Apple sold out of supplies of the white iPad mini from its pre-order cache in just minutes on Friday, while its supplies of the black model finally began to deplete on Saturday.
As Hurricane Sandy spun it’s way towards the east coast yesterday, several East Coast Apple Stores made preparations to deal with the storm.
It’s that time again! Witches, ghouls, zombies, and monsters roam the land! On All Hallows Eve, these beings rise up across the land in search of one thing… CANDY! …And maybe a couple of fun apps for their iOS devices.
This we we learn the back story to the famous Macintosh demo in 1984 and the catchphrase ‘It sure is great to get out of that bag.’
Alta Devices, A solar startup company in Silicon Valley, has plans to make a fast-charging solar powered cover for your iPad by the end of next year. The company says the cover could end the need to plug your iPad into an outlet or a computer to charge.