hackingThere has been a huge debate in the US regarding encryption, in which many tech companies are fighting against requests from law enforcement agencies to provide them with backdoor access to computers and mobile devices. The argument is that if they were to weaken encryption to provide backdoors to the good guys, who’s to say the bad guys won’t find their way in as well? Read full post →Proposed Bill Could Ban States From Demanding Encryption Backdoors

apple-iwatch-diversityThere are numerous watch faces available for the Apple Watch now, but it seems that Apple is interested in adding more, as well as creating new features and functions. According to a recent job listing discovered by AppleInsider, Apple is looking to hire a software engineer to help craft new watch faces and complications for the Apple Watch. Read full post →Apple Looking To Hire Software Engineer To Design More Watch Faces

There is more to creating a cocktail than just mixing various beverages together. One needs to think about how much of one particular beverage to pour, what kind of beverages compliment each other, and so on. That being said, what if you could create cocktails based on tweets? This has led to the creation of the Data Cocktail. Read full post →Machine Turns Your Tweets Into Cocktails

google android ios appsFor those who are unaware, a couple of years ago Google launched a Right to be Forgotten program. Basically what this does is that it supposedly removes links in Google search to any articles or websites that might contain information about you that you would rather not have the public know. Read full post →Google Updates Right To Be Forgotten To Appease The EU

apple a9xBased on what Apple’s been doing over the past few years, it is safe to assume that with the iPhone 7, the Cupertino company will use the A10 chipset. However the question is, who will Apple turn to for the manufacturing of the component? According to a report from ETNews (via MacRumors), it seems that we can expect TSMC to be the sole manufacturer. Read full post →iPhone 7’s A10 Chipset Will Be Solely Manufactured By TSMC [Rumor]

lg quick coverWe all know that LG will officially announce the LG G5 at MWC 2016 next week. However it seems that LG can’t wait for the official launch because they have just announced accessories for the upcoming handset in the form of a Quick Phone Cover. This is a touch-enabled cover for the phone that’s similar to the LG K10’s Quick Cover View. Read full post →LG Unveils Quick Phone Cover For The Upcoming LG G5

wechat HongBaoFor those who don’t celebrate the Lunar New Year, one of the traditions of the holiday is that elders give the younger generation red packets, also known as “hong bao”. These red packets typically contain money and is something that kids usually look forward to every year. However it seems that in recent times, culture and technology have begun to merge. Read full post →Mobile Payments Rocket In China Over The Lunar New Year

gmail-iconLast month, Nexus owners took to Google’s support forums to complain about an issue about their devices. Namely how Gmail did not seem to be syncing properly with their devices and that it would not deliver notifications about new emails until the app was opened manually. The good news is that it appears that Google has managed to fix it. Read full post →Google Has Fixed Missing Gmail Notifications For Nexus Devices

gmaps updateIt was sort of a hidden feature in which users could see where they have been on Google Maps. It was accessible via your browser and while it is an interesting feature, it was also rather controversial as some felt like they were being tracked, not to mention that it would be bad if other people got their hands on said information. Read full post →Google Maps Update Lets Users Add Places To Their Timeline

whatsapp_android_emojiAre you looking forward to having more emojis to mess around with when you are chatting with friends? If you are, chances are you might have to wait for the latest build of Android to get your hands on them, but since the update to Marshmallow is arriving at different times for everyone, the next best thing is to update WhatsApp. Read full post →WhatsApp For Android Updated With New Emoji Panel