A look at the leaked CIA malware attacks on Apple software

  • 26/03/2017 at 23:32 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • News

Smartphone SpyWikileaks has once more released a series of documents that claim to show malware the CIA used to spy on owners of Apple products. And they are pretty hardcore.

The CIA’s Target: Macs

We have seen many examples of how the CIA, among other organizations, have used exploits to get backdoor access into people’s phones, computers, and other devices. But this is a new set of revelations, specifically targeting Mac computers using directly targeted malware installed by CIA operatives.

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Apple releases details on new iPad, updates on iPhone 7 and Watch

  • 23/03/2017 at 01:26 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • Technology

Apple iPad 2017Apple has announced new features on their latest iPad, as well as updates to their iPhone 7 and iPhone 7+, and their Apple Watch.

The iPads New Focus On Display

The biggest news is probably the 9.7 inch retina display on the latest iPad incarnation. Though tablets are becoming a dime a dozen on the market, Apple has managed to keep a firm lead in quality over many of the brands popular today. The iPad is a staple in the tech, and they have been working to improve their display features for awhile.

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Increase security on the go or at home with InvizBox VPN

  • 20/03/2017 at 01:21 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • Gadgets

InvizBoxSecurity is of mounting concern to internet users. Especially as more information is leaked about the capabilities of government agencies, and privacy violations by major companies. That doesn’t even account for other threats from fraudsters and identity thieves. Now you can protect yourself while on the go, or at home, thanks to IndiGoGo project InvizBox.

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So…does the Nintendo Switch suck?

  • 16/03/2017 at 01:09 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • Gaming

Nintendo SwitchI have been watching the controversy about the Nintendo Switch for awhile now. Early leaks and demo play left a bad taste in a lot of mouths, and Nintendo fans haven’t forgotten the utter failure of the Wii U. But now the Switch is out, and we can put some real experience behind our opinions.

So, does the Nintendo Switch suck? This blogger weighs in with a resounding: meh.

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The Perfect Gadget for Selfies – The Selfly

  • 12/03/2017 at 17:06 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • Technology

Selfy CameraPeople love a selfie and drones, and a new gadget called Selfly is a drone that takes photos. Connect the case to your smartphone, control the device using the app, and take pictures that you could not before.

Selfly is an autonomous flying camera and a phone case. The use of Selfly is simple – Have the gadget on your phone, click off the camera when you want to take a photo, tell the drone what to do via an app and let the gadget do what it does.

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What you need to know about Wikileaks and CIA’s Hacking Program

  • 09/03/2017 at 01:09 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • News

Smartphone SpyWikileaks have released a new batch of classified documents, this time from the CIA. Per the documents, the CIA have a section like the NSA, but with less accountability and oversight.

The CIA’s Tools and Wikileak’s Vault 7

The new series of leaks is titled “Vault 7”, and the first load of documents released called “Year Zero”. The documents focus on a section in the CIA called the Center for Cyber Intelligence. The unit was tasked with creating and using an arsenal of hacking tools (Malware, viruses, Trojans, weaponized ‘zero day’ exploits) to perform a range of subversive and covert operations.

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Best of Mobile World Conference 2017

Samsung Gear VR 2017Mobile World Conference 2017 (MWC) was full of awesome new releases and teasers for the latest in mobile tech. Now it is time to look back and try to pick out the best. With so much cool consumer tech coming out, it will be hard to choose.

Samsung Gear VR

Samsung has jumped in bed with Oculus to offer their first ever VR headset, complete with a controller. This is a serious move in the virtual reality world, putting one of the biggest names in mobile innovation directly into the realm of gaming.

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