Web-Techno.net: The DRY principle misunderstood

On the Web-Techno.net site there's a new tutorial posted that talks about the DRY principle in development (Don't Repeat Yourself) and why you might be misunderstanding the intent. I know what...

macOS High Sierra Bug Lets Anyone Gain Root Access Without a Password

If you own a Mac computer and run the latest version of Apple's operating system, macOS High Sierra, then you need to be extra careful with your computer. A serious, yet stupid...

Qualcomm Announces Mesh Networking Wi-Fi Router Reference Design with IoT Functionality

The last couple of years has seen rapid proliferation of mesh networking kits / whole-home Wi-Fi systems in the market. Recent market research suggests that the mesh network segment is almost...

Home AppsApps News Google Fixes ‘Android Burger’ Emoji, Places Cheese Atop Patty...

Google has finally 'corrected' the placement of the cheese slice in the burger emoji on Android, after facing some ridicule on Twitter earlier this month. Google CEO Sundar Pichai had responded...

Google Detects Android Spyware That Spies On WhatsApp, Skype Calls

In an attempt to protect Android users from malware and shady apps, Google has been continuously working to detect and remove malicious apps from your devices using its newly launched Google...

World’s Biggest Botnet Just Sent 12.5 Million Emails With Scarab Ransomware

A massive malicious email campaign that stems from the world's largest spam botnet Necurs is spreading a new strain of ransomware at the rate of over 2 million emails per hour...

Here’s Why You Should Stop Complaining About iPhone X Notch

We too were not thrilled about the notch when Apple first announced the iPhone X, and still don’t really love it. However we are aware that we don’t live in the...
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A Company Offers $500,000 For Secure Messaging Apps Zero-Day Exploits

ow much does your privacy cost? It will soon be sold for half a Million US dollars. A controversial company specialises in acquiring and reselling zero-day exploits is ready to pay up to...

Cure your smartphone addiction with ‘Substitute Phones’

A designer sees his art piece -- plastic blocks embedded with stone beads -- as one answer to phone obsession. If you suffer from separation anxiety when you're away from your phone,...

Open source innovation is now all about vendor on-ramps

In the enterprise world, open source has long been a bit tentative. Starting in the early 2000s, various vendors started contributing bits and pieces of code, careful not to give...

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