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WPA2 Krack attack blows Wi-Fi security wide open: Fundamental crypto crapto WPA2 Krack attack blows Wi-Fi security wide open: Fundamental crypto crapto
- October 16, 2017

The same is true of other Linux implementations that use version 2.4 and 2.5 of wpa_supplicant, the Wi-Fi client commonly used on Linux (wpa_supplicant's most recent version is 2.6). The issue stems from WPA2, a protocol that secures wireless networks. News of the week - and it's still only Monday - is a Bug With An Impressive name (and its own logo!) called the KRACK Attack. (more...)
Google's Pop Up Donut Shop Has Free Donuts and Google Home Minis Google's Pop Up Donut Shop Has Free Donuts and Google Home Minis
- October 06, 2017

Starting from £629, the new Pixel is available for preorder and comes in three colours: "clearly white", "just black" and "kinda blue". The Google Home Mini has a single 40mm driver to deliver 360 sound to the space in which it's placed. Preorders for the pint-sized speaker begin today, and the device will be released October 19. Priced at $49 in the USA, the device is already up for pre-orders in the country and will be made available starting October 19. (more...)
Amazon's Surprise Echo Event: All The New Gadgets Amazon's Surprise Echo Event: All The New Gadgets
- September 29, 2017

Amazon will also knock $50 off the total if you buy three . Smart home groups have also been tuned up, allowing users to designate certain rooms for certain Echo units and smart devices, which means that Alexa can make intelligent decisions about which devices to activate when you ask her to do something based on where you are. (more...)
You can't view YouTube videos through the Amazon Echo Show You can't view YouTube videos through the Amazon Echo Show
- September 28, 2017

The new Echo is about two-thirds the height of its predecessor and comes in six different mesh, wood, and brushed metal exterior designs. The Amazon Echo Spot was one of the more surprising reveals at Amazon's big Echo event, which saw a new redesigned Amazon Echo, a supercharged Amazon Echo Plus and the Amazon Show coming to the UK. (more...)
What does the new iOS 11 system update do What does the new iOS 11 system update do
- September 21, 2017

Have you ever been annoyed when trying to increase the volume of the video you are watching and your volume slider takes over one-third of the screen? Or, you can simply refrain from updating to iOS 11, and avoid replacing your device, as new iPhones and iPads ship with the latest version of iOS. (more...)
Google launches Google launches "Tez" Payment Application in India
- September 19, 2017

Using NPCI's (National Payments Corporation of India) Unified Payments Interface ( UPI ), money transfers are simple & secure with Tez . Tez works with all of the 55 banks on UPI, and is protected by the Tez Shield - which detects spam and fraud, while preventing hacking, and verifying and identifying the identity of each user. (more...)