Monthly Archives: December 2012

Angry Birds is emerging as the biggest security threat for mobile phones: Reports

Security hazard for devices is the dark side of Internet usage. The surging popularity of mobile devices like smartphones and tablets has further widened the doors through which viruses and malware can propagate. Recent reports have indicated that the popular …


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Android phones are the most targeted device by all the mobile phone malware

Android phones are unequivocally a grand success in its domain since the time of their launch due to their attractive features and advantages. At the same time, their open source design has made them a preferred target for malware authors. …


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LG seeks ban on Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 for patent infringement

Once again there is a patent infringement row but this time it is between LG and Samsung. The South Korean consumer electronics giant LG alleged Samsung for patent infringement and sought a ban on the domestic sale of Samsung’s Galaxy …


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Blackberry 10 to be launched on January 30, 2013: RIM

Blackberry 10 (BB10) is scheduled to be launched during a media event on January 30, 2013, said RIM. The Blackberry manufacturer announced recently that the much awaited smartphone is finally going to be unveiled during a media event that will …


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A thinner and lighter iPad is expected to be launched in March 2013

The fifth generation thinner and lighter iPad is slated to be released in March 2013, reported the Japanese blog – Macotakara. Apple had released the fourth generation iPad just on October 26, 2012 which was eight months after the third …


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Latest Computer Viruses Vol. 1D – Qresolve online Virus Encyclopedia

Continued from our last post — Virus Encyclopedia vol. 1C.  Trojan.Flame.A Trojan.Flame.A is a multi-component malware that was first discovered on March 20, 2012. The authors of this Trojan have created it with a purpose of launching several attacks at …


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Top 5 tech gifts for this Christmas and holiday season

It is again Christmas time when we switch on to the festive mood, fervor and zeal for shopping numerous gifts and presents for friends, relatives and dear ones. Every year when this festive season approaches, we start thinking about the …


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Facebook unveils ‘Poke’ app for iPhone smartphones

Facebook on December 21, 2012 launched the Poke app for the iPhone and iPod Touch users. As Facebook users already know that Poke is a popular feature that lets users ‘poke’ each other with video or texts. Using this app, …


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New Wiper virus targets computers in Iran

Iran is once again in the clutches of computer viruses and this time it is the wiper virus. This is capable of wiping data stored on the infected PCs. According to antivirus experts, this virus is actively hunting for targets …


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Top Five Smartphones to buy this Festive Season

With festivities setting the mood for the holiday season, gifts and presents are on everyone’s minds. If one is planning to gift a loved one or one’s own self a new smartphone this Christmas then it is very important to …


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