Month: May 2017

Tech Support scammers use WannaCry in tricks

Scammers have started using the WannaCry ransomware attacks to lure their victims, Action Fraud UK reports. They come purporting to be from Microsoft, then make you pay for free removal software. One person has already reported having lost £320 to the scammers. The window, that could not be closed, said the victim had been affected

Samsung’s DeX supports Lumia 950/XL

Samsung touted the DeX station as one of the bigger features, and a YouTuber has verified that the station works with Lumia 950 devices. The Lumia has Display Dock, a similar solution from Microsoft. Youtuber gazcart has uploaded a video in which he showcases the 950 working with the Desktop Experience (DeX) station. You can check out

Ryzen powered Asus ROG laptop incoming

Asus’ Republic Of Gamers has put up a video on YouTube featuring AMD Ryzen logo. Could this be the first Ryzen powered laptop..? There is text that reads “Something Has Awakened” in the video, as well as a hashtag to join the republic at  #Computex2017. Is it the AMD that has awakened? The teaser video

Password Database dumped online

A database of more than 150 Million passwords has been posted online, giving you yet another reason to change that password of yours. The database contains data from breaches that have happened over the last few years. Most of the data has already been leaked before, and this only makes it easier to access it.

Chrome will migrate you to 64-bit automatically

Google Chrome’s next update will move qualifying users to the 64-bit version automatically in the next update, 59. This applies to users who did not turn off auto updates. Machines that have more than 4 GB RAM and are running 64-bit versions of windows are the ones affected. Since no one really turns off the

Youtube gets Material Design with Dark Mode

YouTube is currently working on an update to change the look of its website to Material Design like many of Google’s services. The new design also features a dark mode. Google introduced Material Design back in 2014. It is the desing pattern for Android since lollipop. The primary source of inspiration for the language is