Hacking Attacks Against Corporations Have More The Doubled In The Last Month

Hacking Attacks Against Corporations Have More The Doubled In The Last Month

Since the massive shift to remote work last month, hacking activity targeting U.S. corporations and businesses other countries has more than doubled, Reuters reported. According to software and security company VMWare Carbon Black, ransomware attacks rose a whopping 148 per cent in March compared to February and the months prior….

Is Everyone Highlighting On Their Kindle A Total Weirdo — Or Am I?

Is Everyone Highlighting On Their Kindle A Total Weirdo — Or Am I?

“Nothing was your own except the few cubic centimeters inside your skull.” That’s Winston, from 1984, explaining that there’s no hiding from the Thought Police. Reading the line on my Kindle recently, I got a similar sense that I wasn’t alone. On Amazon’s e-reader, the sentence bears a faint underline…

A New Green Hornet Movie Is On The Way

A New Green Hornet Movie Is On The Way

Jason Momoa discusses his Dune role. Rosario Dawson wants in on Star Trek in a very specific role. The Disney+ Moon Knight show is set to enter production later this year. Plus, another new look at Penny Dreadful: City of Angels, behind the scenes on Agents of SHIELD’s final Agent…

This Week’s Clone Wars Was The Best Star Wars Movie In Years

This Week’s Clone Wars Was The Best Star Wars Movie In Years

From the get-go, there’s something different about “Old Friends, Not Forgotten.” Absent is Kevin Kiner’s triumphant, truncated fanfare that has opened practically every episode of Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Gone are the words of wisdom that typically join them, as is the searing-yellow title placard that zooms into view….

Every Phone Netflix HD Works On

Every Phone Netflix HD Works On

This week Netflix added added some new phones to its list of supported devices for HD and HDR10. This included phones from Sony, Xiaomi and Oppo. This has just added to the ever-growing list of handsets that can stream Netflix at this quality. If you’re not sure if your phone…

Everything You Hate About New Car Styling Is On This 1967 Mustang

Everything You Hate About New Car Styling Is On This 1967 Mustang

Cars today are on sale, virtually unchanged, for years on end. At best they’ll get a light refresh midway though their production cycle. (You can think of zenki and kouki Nissan S14s, if that helps. It probably doesn’t.) But this wasn’t how it always was.

Formula E Is One Step Closer To Scrapping The Whole Season

Formula E Is One Step Closer To Scrapping The Whole Season

The FIA’s all-electric open wheel racing series is on the ropes for the 2019-20 season. Having started in November, the racers have already completed 5 rounds of the championship, but with Thursday’s announcement that all races in May and June have been indefinitely suspended, there are only two race weekends…

New Surface Book 3 Details Leaked By European Retailers

New Surface Book 3 Details Leaked By European Retailers

Just a couple days ago, news about a possible Surface Go 2 appeared in filings on the FCC’s website. But now, it looks like we’ve just gotten some info about a different laptop from Microsoft, thanks to leaked product listings from gadget retailers in Europe.

The US’s West Coast Is Facing Its Worst Megadrought In At Least 1,200 Years

The US’s West Coast Is Facing Its Worst Megadrought In At Least 1,200 Years

Nearly 1,000 years ago, a megadrought ravaged the southwestern U.S., swiftly wiping out a thriving indigenous culture and rendering once-arid land unusable. Scientists have long warned that the climate crisis may trigger another megadrought. And according to a new study, that megadrought isn’t just on its way”it’s likely already under…

Apple Is Developing High-End, Modular Headphones: Report

Apple Is Developing High-End, Modular Headphones: Report

Apple’s no stranger to the audio space, but it would appear the company is now gearing up to go toe-to-toe with the likes of Bose and Sony. The next headphones from the company, according to a Bloomberg report, might be some fancy over-ear wireless headphones featuring swappable parts.

17 Online Ways To Keep Kids Educated And Entertained

17 Online Ways To Keep Kids Educated And Entertained

These are strange times we’re living through—times when many of us are spending more time at home, and that includes the kids. If you’ve got younger children stuck indoors for longer than would normally be the case, we’ve picked out a bunch of online resources for you to point them…

The Best Star Wars Reads Of The Disney Era

The Best Star Wars Reads Of The Disney Era

One of the biggest joys”well, beyond “More Star Wars than any reasonable person would know what to do with, for better or worse””since Disney’s acquisition of Star Wars has been watching Lucasfilm’s publishing initiatives thrive in a rebooted world of interconnected stories. Some of the best Star Wars in years…

Apple Could Be Doing So Much More With Its Budget iPhone

Apple Could Be Doing So Much More With Its Budget iPhone

After months of rumours and leaks, the new iPhone SE has finally arrived with a starting price of $749. It’s a great deal. But deep down inside, I can’t help but feel like Apple could have done more with its affordable new iPhone.

Google Does The Bare Minimum To Keep Industry It Destroyed On Life Support

Google Does The Bare Minimum To Keep Industry It Destroyed On Life Support

Despite surging traffic and readership as coronavirus keeps people in their homes and on the internet, the media layoffs and pay cuts just keep coming. Now, here to save journalism in its hour of need, Google has launched the Journalism Emergency Relief Fund to “deliver urgent aid to thousands of…

The No-Brainer Fix That Could Reduce Trash And Save You Money

The No-Brainer Fix That Could Reduce Trash And Save You Money

While conducting an interview for this very blog, my phone started to die rapidly. My iPhone is a couple years old, and its battery isn’t what it once was. The logical solution, of course, is to replace the battery because the rest of the device is working fine. But Apple…

Surprise, Apple’s New iPhone SE Is Here

Surprise, Apple’s New iPhone SE Is Here

Now is a strange time to release a smartphone. Millions have lost their jobs, and those of us who are able to work from home are encouraged to stay inside for the foreseeable future where a smartphone isn’t quite as necessary. Companies like Samsung and OnePlus have recently launched pricey…