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This cheeky hack is changing AirPods owners’ lives

Apple’s true wireless AirPods earphones are already sitting comfortably in the ears of millions of users around the world, but we wonder how many have

This simple hack can ‘Knox’ your Galaxy S10 out

A simple hack that can reportedly temporarily brick “most” Samsung smartphones has appeared online. The theoretical hack was reported by French security researcher Robert Baptisteon Monday (UK

Embr Wave first look: The wearable that hacks your body temperature

By heating or cooling your wrist in waves, this clever wearable can make you feel more comfortable Embr Wave price and release date Available in

Sony SRS-XB41 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Review

Our Verdict The Sony SRS-XB41 is a Bluetooth speaker designed for the average bass-head and that is what it does well. It has an IP67

5 Reasons Why Should You Update your iPhone to iOS 12

A must-have iOS update? Definitely Apple unveiled iOS 12 last week, and while the update will become public in September, we think that this is

Just don’t buy that smart speaker

Alexa isn’t eavesdropping on your every conversation, secretly sharing them with whoever it likes, but even if it was there’s an easy way to avoid

BenQ ScreenBar review: Why didn’t someone think of this sooner?

The ScreenBar is the ultimate “desk lamp” for those with little to no desk space or multiple monitors. The BenQ ScreenBar is one of those

Kano Computer Kit Complete review: A fun DIY ‘laptop’ that teaches kids to build PCs and code

Build a PC, then build programs The Kano Computer Kit Complete does a wonderful job teaching kids hardware and coding concepts by letting them build

Panasonic KX-HN6002EW review

Rather like Samsung’s successful SmartThings home monitoring kit, Panasonic has launched its own system that puts the emphasis on security and in this starter pack

Road Testing The 2017 Brough Superior SS100

Want to get bikers up in arms? Revive a hallowed brand. Established manufacturers get a pass when producing ugly or ill-considered motorcycles, and nobody questions

Oculus Rift vs. PlayStation VR : What is the best VR gaming headset?

While it would be nice to paint the rivalry between the Oculus Rift and Sony’s PlayStation VR (previously codenamed Project Morpheus) as a David and

Sony PlayStation VR v HTC Vive review : Which VR headset is worth the wait?

It’s not all about Oculus Oculus Rift is VR’s lucky charm, the headset that the whole industry is counting on. But you have two more

Compromised smartwatches can glean your PIN code

Some institutions, like schools, have banned the use of smartwatches because of their ability to spy and cheat but there might be a worse scenario

BlackBerry Priv review: Android alone can’t save the company

Sports fans often say that their team could pull itself out of a losing streak if only it’d play that exciting but untested, kid who’s

Cambridge Audio G5 review: Sleek and smart Bluetooth speaker

For Classy looks and build, big & powerful sound, good battery life, penty of features Against Conservative treble, can’t crank out sub bass The Cambridge

Hack turns Fitbit smartband into a malware carrier

PCs, smartphones, and tablets are fair game to hackers these days. And we’ve also started to see cars with sophisticated infotainment systems and controls also

How to set a SIM lock on iPhone: Lock and unlock your SIM with a PIN code (PLUS: how to stop the iOS 9 hack)

Most people use a passcode to protect their iPhone (if you don’t, you should), but few enable the SIM lock. If you’re unlucky enough to

Mumsnet hack: How to stay safe following @DadSecurity attack

On 11 August Mumsnet was hit by a DDoS attack on behalf of @DadSecurity, who later resorted to swatting attacks and claimed to have stolen user

Jeep Cherokee security issue patched via USB drive mailed to owners

  A bit over a month ago, we talked about the significant security issue that was exploited by security researchers to take control of a

How to use WhatsApp Web: Get WhatsApp on your phone, tablet, laptop and PC. Plus how to use WhatsApp Web on iPhone and iPad

WhatsApp is now available on the web via the Chrome browser, and in a tablet app, meaning it’s possible to simultaneously access your WhatsApp account

How to encrypt and password-protect ZIP files the right way

You can protect the contents of a ZIP file, but unless you know the trick, you might as well not bother. That question can be

Jeep hackers get new jobs at Uber’s autonomous-car lab

Security researchers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek have made a habit of getting the attention of the automotive world with their vehicle hacks. This year,

Volkswagen has spent two years trying to hide a big security flaw

Thousands of cars from a host of manufacturers have spent years at risk of electronic car-hacking, according to expert research that Volkswagen has spent two years trying to

BMW, Mercedes Benz, Chrysler not immune to OwnStar hack

Samy Kamkar is at it again and this time he is leaving no car left unturned. Or unhacked in this case. Following on his warning

It’s the Chevy Corvette’s turn to get hacked

  Car hacking seems to be the new black recently. As cars get smarter, they also become more enticing targets to hackers for both fun

Major Firefox vulnerability lets hackers steal your files using dodgy web ads

If you needed another reason to install an ad-blocker on your web browser, read on. Mozilla Firefox users are this week being urged to update to

Tesla Courts Hackers to Defend High-Tech Cars

Hackers swarmed a Tesla sedan in a ‘hacking village’ at the infamous Def Con conference on Saturday as the high-tech electric car maker recruited talent

Want to be totally secure on the Internet? Good luck

When it comes to being safe from hackers, we could all take steps to do better, myself included. Less than a month into my new

Tesla hacked: car can be shut down via connected laptop

As the auto industry and security community is still reacting to the new about a Jeep Cherokee being hacked as it drove down the road, it

The Turing Phone Looks Like a Cross Between a Spaceship and Superman

The Turing Phone is just one big piece of weird. Yep. That thing pictured above is super-strong and ultra-secure, like the spawn of galactic lovemaking