A hacker has managed to utilize the Pony botnet as means to capture an alarming 2 million user/password combinations for social network accounts, including Facebook and Twitter, as well as Gmail and Yahoo.
With PC shipment apparently in major decline, Asus has shifted its focus on consumer tablets. Perhaps in an effort to spur up sales, it’s coming up with slates that run not just on the Android platform, but Windows as well. One of these is the Asus M80T, which recently arrived at the FCC doorsteps.
Cherry Mobile has updated its Omega series with two new phablets: the Omega XL and Omega HD 2X. As posted on the company’s official Facebook page, the Omega XL is now for sale, with the Omega HD 2X to also hit stores very soon.
The new 2014 Honda Civic is now for sale. New features include new technologies revolving around smartphone connectivity, allowing owners to interact eyes-free with Apple’s Siri voice assistant and Nokia’s HERE navigation app.
Development has begun for the next version of the USB standard. So called the USB Type-C connector, it’s a major overhaul that will be smaller and can accept plugs in any orientation.
Jolla, a new contender in the mobile arena, has come up with a plan to increase mobile OS market share: make its Sailfish OS installable on Android devices.
SKK Mobile has posted on its official Facebook page a new dual-core Android phone for only Php3,999. Known as the Mirage S1, it comes with a dual-core mobile processor, 5-inch display, and dual-SIM capability.
A SMS vulnerability has been found in some Google Nexus phones that can force the phone to restart or to become unstable.
First unveiled in May, Jolla—the first smartphone to run on Sailfish OS—has arrived on Finnish carrier DNA this week. The question on one everyone’s mind is if whether or not this new Sailfish OS can successfully compete with the likes of iOS and Android. Only time will tell.
It hasn’t been officially announced yet, but the Galaxy S Duos 2 has surfaced at Samsung India’s eStore website. Priced at Rs10,999 (est. Php7,715), this follow-up to last year’s Duos smartphone offers relatively better specs, apart from the usual dual-SIM capabilities.
Acer’s first touchscreen laptop to run on Chrome OS will arrive in early December for just $299. Known as the Acer Chromebook C720P, it’s the touch-enabled reiteration of last month’s C720 model.
Gionee has taken the wraps off of its latest flagship smartphone. Jam-packed with powerful hardware, the Gionee Elife E7 is a technical marvel with big ambitions.
We’ve been teased about it for days on MyPhone’s Facebook page, but the MyPhone Iceberg mini is now official. It boasts better hardware specs than the bigger and original Iceberg, as well as carries a more expensive price.
HTC presented two new handsets to attendees of its recent press event in Taiwan. Known as the Desire 501 and Desire 700 (dual-SIM), these two are the latest additions to the Desire family of mid-range Android smartphones.