06/24/2011, After given a warning and being hit by TeaMp0isoN, you would think that LulzSec would’ve ducked out of the spotlight for awhile. But it looks like LulzSec doesn’t care about warnings. Yesterday, the hacking collective published 700 confidential documents that were stolen from the Arizona Department of Public Safety. If you’re wondering why they attacked them, LulzSec claimed it was because of Arizon’s SB1070 –a controversial anti-illegal immigration measure in the […]
06/23/2011, A couple of days ago a mysterious “Pottermore” website by J K Rowling was floating about the internet and for some reason the rumors and speculation around it led to a lot of people believing that we would be seeing a Harry Potter smartphone, which is a good example of why you should not buy into rumors. Turns out Pottermore is actually a website set up by J K Rowling […]
06/23/2011, Would you be surprised if you found out that more people use their phones for WiFi access rather than their PCs? If you’re not I can’t blame you because frankly speaking, nowadays everyone’s smartphone can do most of the basic functions of a computer, for example edit documents, check/reply/send emails, instant message, upload photos, check on social networking sites, browse the web, etc, so unless you’re looking to run some […]
06/22/2011, Everybody loves deals, but don’t you just hate it when you’re given discounts to stuff you don’t need? It’s almost as bad as receiving spam. Well, the folks over at Loopt have come up with a solution called u-Deals. Instead of being subjected to receiving discounts for things you don’t want, u-Deals gives you the power to make your own deals instead. How does u-Deals work? Well, firstly you run […]
06/22/2011, When having push notifications sent to your smartphone isn’t enough for you to enjoy your Facebook experience, you might want to take things one step further with the latest product from Symplio called Rymble. This device that resembles the fishing game we used to play as children, is made up of a spinning “compass”, a light bulb, and a circle of different statues. Each statue represents a different notification (i.e. […]
06/22/2011, It looks like infamous hacking group LulzSec, has been bested by another hacking group named TeaMp0isoN_, led by a 17-year old hacker. Apparently LulzSec’s recent call for attention in the media has ruffled a number of feathers in the underground hacking “scene”. Out to deliver retribution for drawing attention towards the community, TeaMp0isoN_ hacked the website of an alleged LulzSec team member and defaced it with the following text:
06/22/2011, We know MacGyver is really handy at creating all sorts of things with what he has around him, but the better question is can MacGyver create internet? Well since MacGyver is only a fictional character we’ll never know, but it looks like folks in Afghanistan have been creating a means to connecting to the internet via items which can be found in trash such as boards, wires, plastic tubs, and […]
06/22/2011, Lots of magazine publishers are starting to hop aboard the app train by offering up magazine subscriptions through their apps and allowing their customers to view and read entire magazines through their specially designed apps but now thanks to OnSwipe, the need for those apps could start seeing diminished use.
06/22/2011, If you thought that Facebook was one of the most popular sites in the world, you wouldn’t be wrong. But despite its over 500 million active users, the company hasn’t hit one billion unique visitors per month yet. But according to the Wall Street Journal – Google has become the first internet company to do so. ComScore released some data on Tuesday with calculated estimates based on past data and […]
06/21/2011, How many of you are fans of using Gtalk video chat on your Google Chrome web browser? If the idea of video calling through a web app floats your boat (one less program to launch on your computer, and even Chrome OS users can benefit from this) you’re in luck. Google has plans to add real-time communication abilities into the Chrome browser itself. This will allow users to make video […]
06/21/2011, Fans of LEGO and MMO games will be pleased to know that come July – they won’t ever have to leave their rooms ever again. The LEGO Group has just announced that it will be releasing a Free-to-Play version of its MMOG for users who would like to try out the game without paying for it first. The Free-to-Play option will limit users to a zone for an unlimited amount […]
06/21/2011, Groupon is great, it provides you with excellent deals but at the same time it makes you spend money on things that you would normally not have spent on. Even if you found a deal for a restaurant meal going at $100 instead of $200, it’s still $100 you ended up spending when you could have saved it or spent it on something else. However Groupon does bring about great […]
06/21/2011, Only a couple of hours ago LulzSec had tweeted that they had managed to bring down UK’s elite police force, Soca but now it has been reported that thanks to a cooperative effort by both the FBI and Scotland Yard, they have arrested a 19-year old man (or boy?) who is believed to be the ringleader of the LulzSec somewhere in Essex.
06/21/2011, We all know that Facebook is already a bad idea if you plan to keep your life away from the prying eyes of people, both strangers and friends. With a network of over 500 million active users – there is a high chance of your account being hit by spam or malware that was inadvertently downloaded by someone in your social network. While many of us know the consequences of […]