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    Here’s what an eavesdropper sees when you use an unsecured Wi-Fi hotspot

    You’ve probably read at least one story with warnings about using unsecure public Wi-Fi hotspots, so you know that eavesdroppers can capture information...

  2. App Guide
    CrowdFlik rides Waze’s crowdsourcing wave with new mobile video app

    Twitter and Facebook are doubling down on smartphone video as the competition between Vine and Instagram heats up. But startups are also fighting...

  3. Features
    Creepy Facebook apps mine your profile for bikini shots, break-up status

    The world has fallen for Facebook hook, line, and sinker. It puts you in touch with old friends! It lets you share photos and videos! But plenty of...

  4. Blogs
    Facebook breach highlights data security’s ‘weakest link’ syndrome

    Facebook recently disclosed that a system glitch resulted in the exposure of sensitive personal data from as many as six million users. The impact...

  5. App Guide
    Tools we use: the best Mac apps for working remotely

    The Yahoos of the world may be eliminating telecommuting, but, the fact is, working from home is easier than ever. I work from home myself, so I’m...

  6. News
    Yahoo News gets a redesign aimed at personalisation

    In its continuing efforts to woo users with new products and services, Yahoo is at it again, this time with a redesign of its News Page. The retooled Yahoo...

  7. News
    Plants vs. Zombies 2: It’s About Time will not arrive on time

    Plants vs. Zombies fans, put down your trowels. The upcoming PvZ sequel, Plants vs. Zombies 2: It’s About Time, will not be available at the iOS...

  8. News
    A Facebook Reader could prove a mobile boon

    Facebook is where many people go to get news about their friends’ latest parties and vacations. Now, if reports are accurate, Facebook may soon...

  9. Blogs
    Hands on with AOL Reader, another opportunistic response to Google’s RSS vacancy

    While the tech world speculates on what form a rumoured Facebook news reader might take, AOL on Monday rolled out a beta version of its Google Reader...

  10. News
    New privacy bill aimed at reforming FISA and the Patriot Act introduced in the US Senate

    New legislation aims to reform the Patriot and FISA Amendments Acts to apply greater oversight and control to the US Government’s surveillance...

  11. News
    NetNewsWire 4 for Mac public beta debuts, with sync and iOS versions to come

    Desktop RSS readers may be a dime a dozen, but here’s one you can run for free – at least for a while. Black Pixel on Monday released a public...

  12. Blogs
    Hands-on with Instagram video, Vine’s new nemesis

    Instagram looks the same. It feels the same. But there’s more oomph now with video. The upgraded app for iOS and Android (version 4 on both operating...

  13. News
    Snapjoy photo service shuts down

    Snapjoy, the photo aggregator acquired a scant six months ago by Dropbox, is shutting down. A highly regarded service that let users import their...

  14. App Guide
    Lytro for iPhone

    If you’re a fan of Lytro and its funky ‘living picture’ cameras, the new Lytro Mobile app for iPhone lets you wirelessly upload those...

  15. Help
    Step by step: record the soundtrack of your life

    Save and share the sounds from your daily life with the free SoundCloud app. BY ROB BEATTIE   Vital info Device: iPhone or iPad Difficulty: Beginner...

  16. Blogs
    Will Instagram video weed out Vine?

    Facebook has unveiled its new video feature for Instagram, five months after Twitter launched a very similar video app called Vine. Can the rival...

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