Technology





Five reasons hackers get caught

By Walid Afzani Five things hackers should never do Real-life hacking is not quite like the movies may have you believe and plenty of cyber criminals and activists alike have left themselves open to detection and identification by making simple ‘school-boy’ errors. Here are five cautionary tales on things not to do…


Samsung urgently tells customers to turn off their Note 7 phones

By Yahya Urubi Samsung permanently halt the production of Note 7 devices South Korean tech giant Samsung has permanently stopped the production of it’s co-flagship Galaxy Note 7 phablet. The company had recalled millions of devices after reports of devices catching fire or exploding. Initially blaming battery faults replacements were…


Chaos in the Met Police as victims turned away

By Amir Begović Met in total melt down Victims of crime told they are unable to file reports   Britain’s largest police force was plunged into chaos last night allegedly after engineers ‘cut through a cable’ feeding its most important IT systems. However when questioned about rumours that this may have been…


‘Siri’ comes to life

By Suzanne Roberts Meet ‘Zenbo’ the artificial intelligence family assistant that costs less than a new cell phone The Taiwanese electronics manufacture Asus has unveiled a family assistance ‘droid’ or robot if you prefer called Zenbo, which can talk, control your home and provide assistance when needed all for the…