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Report: Millions of Android phones silently infected with malware through Samsung app scam

Two separate reports sprang up in recent weeks, revealing that millions of Android users might have been targeted in a new form of mobile attacks.       ...

Report: Millions of Android phones silently infected with malware through Samsung app scam

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19:48 2019-08-07

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20:32 2019-08-02

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09:16 2019-05-21

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19:16 2019-07-17

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14:32 2019-07-16

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15:32 2019-08-30

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17:48 2019-09-10

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18:16 2019-07-24

Google pulls Android app with 100 million users after it spread malware CamScanner, a popular app used to scan PDF documents, was reportedly spreading malware. The app has been around since 2010, and it's been downlo...
10:32 2019-08-28

Malware found in CamScanner’s document scanning Android app, which has over 100M downloads Another day, another instance of Android malware found on the Google Play app store. Researchers from Kaspersky Lab said they found an app with 100 m...
03:16 2019-08-28

AT&T employees bribed with $1M to unlock millions of phones AT&T employees unlocked millions of mobile phones to plant malware and remove the phones from the provider’s network — all for thousands of dollars i...
10:00 2019-08-07

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20:48 2019-06-17

‘Agent Smith’ malware replaces legit Android apps with fake ones on 25 million devices Researchers from cybersecurity vendor Check Point have discovered a new kind of mobile malware targeting Android devices. Dubbed Agent Smith, the mal...
14:48 2019-07-10

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12:00 2019-06-10

Android 10 is out on Pixel phones and more – here’s how to get it Android 10 has finally landed, despite my reservations that it’s not named after a dessert. After several betas introducing everything from new gestu...
21:16 2019-09-03

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16:48 2019-08-06

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12:00 2019-05-29

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15:00 2019-08-13

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22:16 2019-08-26

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11:16 2019-06-07

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15:32 2019-08-01

Android 10 may reach Pixel phones on September 3rd It's been months since Google started testing Android Q (now Android 10), so where's the finished version? If you believe Canadian carrier...
05:16 2019-09-03

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05:00 2019-09-13

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20:00 2019-08-30

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16:48 2019-09-03

Google starts rolling out Android 10 to Pixel phones Google today started rolling out Android 10, formerly Android Q and the successor to Android 9.0 Pie, to Pixel phones via an over-the-air update.Read...
16:48 2019-09-03

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08:31 2019-05-21

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02:32 2019-09-13

Android 10 launches today, and Pixel phones get the day one update The new Android logo. Android 10 is finally finished! The next big Android update, which we've been examini...
15:48 2019-09-03

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16:48 2019-07-12

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14:32 2019-07-09

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11:16 2019-05-27

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19:32 2019-08-28

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21:16 2019-09-03

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04:16 2019-08-20

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12:48 2019-09-06

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04:48 2019-07-22

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00:16 2019-09-07

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00:16 2019-09-07

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12:48 2019-08-08

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12:32 2019-08-19

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02:32 2019-06-21

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00:32 2019-08-08

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14:16 2019-07-02

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10:48 2019-06-05

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02:16 2019-07-04

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21:48 2019-05-24

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20:48 2019-08-03

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21:48 2019-07-23

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00:32 2019-05-29

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20:00 2019-09-20

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08:31 2019-05-21

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08:48 2019-09-19

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Could Be the iPad Pro Alternative Android Fans Have Been Waiting For Last year I really enjoyed the Samsung Galaxy Tab S4. It doubled as both a simple media consumption gadget and a mobile productivity machine. And wit...
15:48 2019-07-31

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08:48 2019-06-05

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17:00 2019-08-26

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15:48 2019-07-05

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17:32 2019-06-29

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10:32 2019-07-03

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20:32 2019-07-31

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04:32 2019-08-23

Samsung has renewed its Android license deal with Google citing 'stable collaboration' Despite Google's run-ins with the European Union laws regarding its Mobile Application Distribution Agreements (MADA) with phone makers, Samsung has ...
12:32 2019-05-23

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03:16 2019-06-01

Samsung’s in hot water for allegedly misleading customers about water-resistant Galaxy phones The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is taking Samsung to court in the country, alleging that the Korean company has been lying ...
21:16 2019-07-04

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09:32 2019-07-03

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15:16 2019-09-10

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07:16 2019-09-07

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10:32 2019-07-02

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05:32 2019-08-09

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21:32 2019-06-07

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13:32 2019-09-17

Millions of Google Maps Listings Are Fake, Report Claims With thousands of new fake accounts being added every month, Google Maps is flooded by about 11 million false listings and phone numbers that reroute...
05:32 2019-06-22

The OnePlus 7 Pro's 90 Hz screen will sometimes silently switch down to 60 Hz One of the OnePlus 7 Pro's defining features and major selling points is its 90 Hz display. The extra-fast refresh rate allows for animations to be b...
14:16 2019-06-14

Samsung Galaxy A50 on Xfinity Mobile review: Affordable powerful Android phone with attractive cellular options While flagship phones are priced over $1,000 it is good to see there are still good quality affordable smartphones. The Galaxy A50 is one third the c...
20:32 2019-08-30

Millions of Americans’ private medical images are available online, report finds Medical images and health data belonging to millions of Americans — including X-rays and CT scans — are unprotected online and able to be...
22:16 2019-09-18

Report: Google Maps hosts ‘millions’ of fake business listings Many of us rely on Google Maps to find electricians, hair salon, and other services in our area.  Yesterday, the Wall Street Journal reported that Go...
05:16 2019-06-21

First American Financial exposed data in millions of mortgage documents, report says An estimated 885 million digitized documents from mortgage deals dating back to 2003 have been exposed by First American Financial Corp, a report say...
19:16 2019-05-24

Millions of Facebook users' phone number exposed online, report says Facebook inadvertently exposed millions of phone numbers related to people's Facebook accounts, according to a report.     ...
20:16 2019-09-04

OnePlus 7 Pro May Get Android 10 on the Same Day as Google: Report OnePlus could launch Android 10 update to some of its devices on the same day that Google pushes the update for its Pixel lineup. Google is expected ...
17:16 2019-08-29

UK accused of 'silently eroding' EU pesticide rules in Brexit laws Analysis finds changes such as removal of blanket ban on hormone-disrupting chemicalsThe UK has been accused of “silently eroding” key environmental ...
05:32 2019-06-12

Dropbox silently installs new file manager app on users’ systems This is what Dropbox looks like now. It used to be a folder, now it's a file manager. [credit: Ron Amad...
13:16 2019-07-18

Realme 2 Pro Users Report Bootloop Issue Following Android Pie Update Realme 2 Pro users are reporting a bootloop issue following the recent Android Pie update for the phone, but a workaround has been shared by the comp...
13:32 2019-06-03

Report: Google argues the Huawei ban would hurt its Android monopoly Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | NurPhoto ) The Trump administration would probably describe its Huawei export ban as a move that improves national ...
18:16 2019-06-07

Chinese e-commerce app Xiaohongshu unavailable for download on Android: Report Xiaohongshu, whose monthly active userbase exceeds 85 million globally, might be removed for falsifying users' sharing notes to boost product sales, ...
21:48 2019-07-31

A Quiet Place Sequel Creeps Silently Toward a March 2020 Release Date We don’t yet know the name of the sequel to A Quiet Place, but we know the silence will be falling down upon us a little earlier than expected.Read m...
03:48 2019-05-26

Realme X Gets System Improvements, July Android Security Patch: Report Realme X is now reportedly receiving its first firmware update for users in China. The update brings along the July Security Patch alongside other sy...
06:16 2019-07-23

Google Hackers Reveal Websites Hacked Thousands of iPhone Users Silently for Years Google researchers tasked with finding zero-day vulnerabilities in the wild revealed on Thursday that a small collection of websites had been aimless...
08:48 2019-08-31

A third Samsung foldable phone could be on the way, according to fresh report It may not have had much luck with the temperamental, faulty Samsung Galaxy Fold, but that isn't stopping Samsung's ambitions in the bendy-...
07:48 2019-07-22

Report says Galaxy Fold might actually cost less than Samsung said it would The coming week is shaping up to be pretty eventful for Samsung, thanks to a few key product launches. The Galaxy Watch Active 2, for example, is rum...
23:16 2019-08-30

Samsung has solved Galaxy Fold issues, according to report A Korean website says the controversial bendable $1,980 phone from Samsung will soon see the light of day, and be released within the month.  &...
09:16 2019-05-21

Japan approves second material for Samsung export: Report Japan has approved the export of hydrogen fluoride to Samsung Electronics, the second material to be allowed since it imposed trade restrictions in S...
20:32 2019-08-30

An iconic American artist has been churning out work that makes millions at cruise ship auctions. But a new report claims he has dementia and imposters have been making art under his name. Ben Gabbe/Getty Images for Gotham Magazine The renowned American artist Peter Max is reportedly suffering from advanced dementia, and some have call...
05:48 2019-05-31

Android Q(&A): Android Engineers take us on a deep dive of Android Q Enlarge / Android Development: It can be a messy process. (credit: Google) As has become tradition for Ars at Google I/O, we recently sat down wit...
09:48 2019-07-03

Report: Samsung sticking with physical buttons on the Galaxy Note 10 We’re likely just a few weeks away from Samsung’s official unveiling of the Galaxy Note 10, but until then, the leaks are going to contin...
20:48 2019-06-20

Samsung Galaxy S10 Trio Gets May Update With Camera Improvements: Report Samsung has reportedly started rolling out a new software update for the trio of Galaxy S10 smartphones. The update is currently said to be live in S...
18:32 2019-05-23

Report: Samsung will strip the Galaxy Note of its headphone jack and buttons Enlarge / The Galaxy Note 9. Android Police has a report on the Galaxy Note 10 that Samsung fans probably won't be happy with. David Ruddock claim...
15:00 2019-05-30

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 to Keep Physical Volume, Power Buttons: Report In a last minute rejig, it seems as if the Galaxy Note 10 won't be losing its physical power and volume buttons. Bixby button is going for sure, thou...
05:00 2019-06-21

Samsung Galaxy Fold Pre-Sale Begins, Launch Set for September 6: Report Apart from the launch details in the home market, the report says that the Samsung Galaxy Fold will also make an appearance at IFA 2019 in Berlin as ...
07:48 2019-09-04

Samsung, Microsoft Renew Partnership Ahead of Galaxy Note 10 Event: Report Ahead of Samsung's Unpacked event slated to be held next week in Brooklyn, the Seoul-based tech giant has reportedly updated its partnership with sof...
08:48 2019-08-03

Report: Samsung in 'Final Stages' of Fixing Galaxy Fold After Pre-Launch Disaster Bloomberg reported on Tuesday that South Korean hardware giant Samsung has finally figured out how to keep its $2,000 Galaxy Fold bendable smartphone...
04:00 2019-07-03

DisplayMate report: Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus achieves 13 display performance records We always expect Samsung displays to perform well, which means that phones following will also have great displays since Samsung provides 90% of the ...
12:00 2019-08-12

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Gets Night Mode, June Security Patch: Report Samsung has reportedly begun the rollout of a new update for the Galaxy Note 9, which brings a dedicated Night mode and the June Android security pat...
04:16 2019-06-18

Huawei’s Android replacement sounds a lot like the mysterious Google OS that might replace Android Huawei is at the center of the US vs. China trade war right now, as the Trump administration imposed a massive import ban on the Chinese conglomerate...
11:48 2019-05-22

Google's Dessert Theme Meets Bittersweet End as Android Q Officially Becomes Android 10 After more than a decade of sugary monikers, Google is finally ending Android’s dessert-themed naming scheme now that Android Q has officially become...
07:00 2019-08-23

Nokia 3 Starts Receiving Android 9 Pie Update With May Android Security Patch Nokia 3 gets official Android 9.0 Pie update. The Android 9 Pie update for Nokia 3 is rolling out now over-the-air (OTA) and will reach all devices o...
13:32 2019-06-03

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy Note 9 Users Report Night Mode Camera Bug The June update for the Galaxy Note 9 and S9 seems to have introduced a new software bug, which crashes the camera app when trying to use Night mode....
05:16 2019-07-10

Google ditches Android dessert naming scheme, dubs the latest update Android 10 I often wondered what would have happened once Android Z launched on the Pixel 13. Would we ever get there with Android, or would Fuchsia take over w...
21:32 2019-08-22

How to Access Google's Secret Easter Eggs in Android 9 and Android 10 Google, in its infinite capacity for silly, has dropped a fun hidden feature into Android 10 that you should spend a little time exploring. (At the v...
16:16 2019-09-05

How to identify and treat infected blisters If a blister breaks open, germs can enter the wound and cause an infection. In this article, we look at how to identify and treat an infected blister...
22:32 2019-07-23

Is this scab infected? Diagnosis and treatment Scabs are the body's natural defense against bacteria. When bacteria get beneath a scab, the wound can become infected. This article covers how to te...
00:16 2019-07-17

Nearly 500 Children Have Been Infected With HIV in a Single Pakistani City. Here’s What to Know Nearly 500 children in a single Pakistani city have tested positive for HIV, in an outbreak that has led to the arrest of at least one doctor and hig...
09:48 2019-05-23

Second person infected with Ebola dies in Uganda A second person infected with the Ebola virus has died in Uganda, the health ministry said Thursday, after a family exposed to the disease quietly cr...
14:32 2019-06-13

Researchers: Websites infected iPhones with spyware Suspected nation-state hackers used malware-laden websites to infect iPhones with spyware in what security researchers are calling the worst general ...
15:00 2019-08-30

Brazil sent one million salmonella-infected chickens to UK in two years A fifth of Brazilian chicken exports are contaminated with the potentially life-threatening food poisoning bug salmonellaBrazil is the largest export...
13:48 2019-07-03

10-year-old boy infected with E. coli from tainted burger dies A 10-year-old French boy who contracted a severe E.coli infection from beef roughly eight years ago has died from complications related to the infect...
14:00 2019-09-18

“Quacks” blamed for HIV outbreak that infected hundreds of kids Enlarge / A Pakistani paramedic takes a blood sample from a baby for a HIV test at a state-run hospital in Rato Dero in the district of Larkana of th...
14:48 2019-05-22

Man dies after being infected by flesh-eating bacteria in Florida A Memphis man died Sunday after becoming infected with a flesh-eating bacteria. He had traveled to the Gulf Coast of Florida.    ...
23:00 2019-07-14

Boy infected with flesh-eating bacteria at Maryland beach A young boy was left covered in open wounds after he was infected with flesh-eating bacteria during a trip to a Maryland beach, his mother said. Brit...
23:48 2019-07-03

Mold at Seattle Children’s Hospital leaves 1 dead, 5 others infected Six patients were sickened and one died from infections by a garden-variety mold at the Seattle Children’s Hospital officials revealed on Tuesd...
02:48 2019-07-03

Someone Spent $1.3 Million on Laptop Infected With Six of The Most Destructive Computer Viruses A used Samsung NC10 costs less than $200. But a used Samsung NC10 with six of the most dangerous types of malware is apparently worth $1.345 million—...
20:16 2019-05-28

Hunt accused of breaking promises to infected blood victims Tory leadership contender and ex-health secretary Jeremy Hunt has been accused of not fulfilling his promises to victims of the infected blood scanda...
14:48 2019-06-21

Maryland boy infected with flesh-eating bacteria. Here's what you need to know about Vibrio A Maryland boy was infected with flesh-eating bacteria Vibrio in June 2019 while swimming off West Ocean City. Health official say cases are rare. &...
20:16 2019-07-02

Armed with iOS 0days, hackers indiscriminately infected iPhones for two years Enlarge (credit: Álvaro Ibáñez) Hackers exploited more than a dozen iOS vulnerabilities—most of them unpatched zerodays—in a two-year campaign that...
21:32 2019-08-30

Meat infected by African swine fever found in UK for first time Highly contagious virus can live for months in processed meat and would have ‘devastating implications’ if passed to live pigsAfrican swine fever has...
13:16 2019-07-11

Kerala Student, 23, Infected With Nipah, Confirms Government: 10 Points A 23-year-old college student, admitted in a private hospital in Kerala's Ernakulam, has tested positive for the deadly Nipah virus, which killed 17 ...
05:32 2019-06-04

1 dead, 5 infected after mold infestation at Seattle Children's Hospital A mold infestation at Seattle Children's Hospital in Washington state has left at least one person dead and five others infected, hospital officials ...
15:16 2019-07-03

Second Ebola case in Congo's Goma infected several people: government The second case of Ebola recorded in east Congo's main city of Goma had a large family including 10 children and managed to infect several people bef...
12:48 2019-08-02

Samsung Galaxy Fold Hands-On: How Samsung 'Fixed' Its Foldable Phone After a catastrophic failure and months of embarrassing delays, Samsung is finally ready to ship the Galaxy Fold in some countries. We got our hands ...
02:48 2019-09-10

Dozens of people poisoned this year by salmonella-infected British eggs Exclusive: since January at least 45 consumers have fallen ill, investigation finds, despite assurances of very low riskDozens of people have been po...
12:00 2019-09-20

Virginia woman infected with flesh-eating bacteria after just 10 minutes in water A Virginia woman who contracted a flesh-eating staph infection that spread through her leg after just 10 minutes in the water, had to have emergency ...
14:48 2019-07-17

Georgia police investigating after woman claims she infected men with HIV in Facebook video A Georgia woman might be facing charges after claiming in a video she was HIV-positive and infecting others — which she later told police wasn't true...
17:32 2019-08-07

Massive Ebola outbreak spreads across DRC border, infected 5-year-old in Uganda Enlarge / Health workers carry a coffin containing a victim of Ebola virus on May 16, 2019, in Butembo, DRC, a city at the epicenter of the Ebola cri...
19:32 2019-06-11

Burundi malaria outbreak at epidemic levels as half of population infected World Health Organization records 1,800 malaria deaths since start of year, almost equalling number of lives claimed by Ebola in DRCA serious outbrea...
08:48 2019-08-08

How to Downgrade Your Phone from Android 10 to Android 9 Android 10 is here—for Pixel devices, at least. We typically recommend everyone update to the latest and greatest version of an operating system to e...
20:48 2019-09-04

Android Q is officially named Android 10 Google has announced that Android Q will now come with an all-new, rather boring name: Android 10. This bucks the trend of Android operating systems ...
14:32 2019-08-22

Plague-Infected Prairie Dogs Force Areas Near Denver to Be Closed to Public Plague-infected fleas affecting prairie dog colonies have forced closures in parts of Colorado, including wildlife areas and a suburb of Denver, as a...
15:32 2019-08-19

Dead birds in Massachusetts town prompt concerns they're infected with deadly virus Dead birds and seagulls spotted in the town of Fairhaven, Mass., have raised concerns among residents that the animals are infected with the potentia...
16:48 2019-08-29

A measles travel ban? Health officials have considered stopping infected travelers from flying The measles outbreak in several parts of the U.S. have prompted health officials to consider putting travelers on a rarely used Do Not Board list. &...
11:48 2019-05-28

Tourist Infected by Brain-Invading Parasite After Eating Slug on a Dare in Hawaii Hawaii health officials are warning residents and visitors to avoid slugs, snails, and rats after the Center for Disease Control (CDC) found that thr...
20:16 2019-05-31

Samsung Galaxy S10 vs S10 Plus vs S10e: which Samsung flagship will suit your needs? The Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10 Plus and Galaxy S10e have been out for a while now, but they still represent the pinnacle of Samsung's smartp...
09:16 2019-07-04

Samsung Shuts Down Its India-Specific Samsung Mall App Samsung has shuttered its Samsung Mall app in India. The app was first launched with the Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime smartphone back in January last yea...
09:32 2019-07-03

How Can You Tell If an App Is Malware? There are a lot of apps you can download on Apple’s App Store and the Google Play Store. That’s obvious. What’s not so obvious is that even though bo...
20:00 2019-09-20

French cyber-cops shut down Monero-mining botnet that infected 850,000 computers across 100 countries Authorities in France say they have shut down a cryptocurrency mining botnet that had infected more than 850,000 computers across 100 countries. Fran...
10:00 2019-08-29

Operating rooms scheduled to reopen after one dead, 5 infected by mold at Seattle Children's Hospital A patient at the Seattle Children's Hospital died, and five more were infected after mold was discovered in several operating rooms during a routine ...
15:16 2019-07-05

Massachusetts girl infected with rare mosquito-borne EEE virus gets massive support online More than $100,000 has been raised for a young Massachusetts girl who contracted the potentially deadly mosquito-borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis (E...
10:00 2019-09-12

Best Samsung TV: your guide to the top Samsung television for 2019 If you're looking for the best Samsung TV, look no further. We've brought together a conclusive list of the latest and greatest Samsung tel...
14:16 2019-07-02

Rabies alert issued for Disney World's Epcot area after infected cat scratches employees Florida's Department of Health issued a rabies alert for Disney World's Epcot Center after two employees were scratched by a rabid cat. &#...
16:32 2019-07-11

How to check if your iPad has malware For some people, buying Apple products over any other brand is simply a preference. Sometimes it’s because devices like iPhones, iPads and Mac comput...
16:16 2019-09-13

PSA: Stay away from this ‘Bitcoin Collector’ app – it’s malware Have you come across a new “Bitcoin Collector” program promising up to $45 worth of free cryptocurrency each day? It might sound enticing, but best t...
06:48 2019-05-27

Almost all mobile apps vulnerable to malware After extensive testing of apps on both Android and iOS, new research from Positive Technologies has revealed that insecure data storage is the most ...
19:32 2019-06-20

How do I remove malware from my Windows laptop? Don’s laptop is infected with malware and he’d like a clean machine, what’s the best way? What’s the cheapest way to get my Windows laptop swept and ...
05:48 2019-07-11

Financial malware threat grows The number of users hit by financial malware grew by seven percent during the first half of 2019 to reach 430,000 according to new research from Kasp...
23:16 2019-07-31

Fake VPN website delivers malware Criminals are cloning the website of popular VPN software to try and trick users into downloading malware.According to new research, the cybercrimina...
21:00 2019-08-20

AT&T employees took bribes to put malware on network The US Department of Justice has revealed that AT&T employees took bribes to unlock millions of smartphones and to install malware and unauthorized h...
14:48 2019-08-07

New cryptocurrency mining malware is spreading across Thailand and the US With the infamous cryptocurrency mining script Coinhive now offline, you’d be forgiven for thinking crypto-jacking was a thing of the past. Sadly tho...
10:16 2019-06-04

Linux version of Winnti malware found Security researchers from Alphabet's cybersecurity firm Chronicle have discovered a Linux version of the Winnti malware while investigating a re...
15:32 2019-05-21

Pirated textbooks & essays are full of malware It’s not easy being a student nowadays. Sure, your parents could cover tuition with a summer job, but things are different now. Modern-day university...
21:16 2019-09-03

French police take down global malware botnet French police have revealed they took down a signficiant malware campaign that had infected nearly a million machines.The force teamed up with securi...
11:32 2019-08-29

Researchers detail the most dangerous piece of iOS malware we’ve ever seen Earlier this month, security researchers for Google’s Project Zero revealed a wild iOS exploit that would allow a malicious actor to completely...
21:32 2019-08-30

In-the-wild Mac malware kept busy in June—here’s a rundown June was a busy month for Mac malware with the active circulation of at least six threats, several of which were able to bypass security protections ...
09:48 2019-06-29

Don't Download the Latest Fortnite Aimbot—It's Malware I’m terrible at Fortnite—so much so that even using some kind of aimbot or other hack to “improve” my matches would probably only make me as decent a...
21:16 2019-08-21

How AI-enhanced malware poses a threat to your organization Malware controlled by artificial intelligence could create more convincing spam, avoid security detection, and better adapt itself to each target, sa...
15:48 2019-06-19

Plague-infected prairie dogs in Colorado pose health risk to humans, areas of wildlife refuge remain closed Parts of a wildlife refuge near Denver, Colorado remains closed after a colony of prairie dogs was infected with plague, a serious bacterial infectio...
02:32 2019-08-21

Researchers use Intel SGX to put malware beyond the reach of antivirus software Intel Skylake die shot, built using the 14nm process. (credit: Intel) Researchers have found a way to run malicious code on systems with Intel proc...
13:16 2019-05-21

US government is working on mysterious malware detection project A malware infection can cripple organizations as well as governments which is why the US Navy's Center for High Assurance Computer Systems (CHAC...
19:48 2019-06-27

The US Has Allegedly Placed Malware Deep in Russia's Power Grid The U.S. has deployed “American computer code” into Russian systems operating the nation’s power grid, the New York Times reported on Saturday, as pa...
21:32 2019-06-15

Nasty Glupteba malware uses Bitcoin blockchain to keep itself alive Cybersecurity researchers have discovered a new strain of the nefarious Glupteba malware that uses the Bitcoin blockchain to ensure it remains danger...
10:48 2019-09-04

FBI charges NiceHash founder over dangerous dark web malware (again) The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is chasing hackers — including the founder of cryptocurrency mining marketplace NiceHash — over an alleged ...
15:00 2019-06-11

A laptop filled with the most dangerous malware in the world is up for auction People auction off rare and incredible works of art every day, but this is one of the most unique auctions we have ever seen. An artist by the name o...
23:16 2019-05-27

Agent Smith malware sneakily replaces all your apps Android users have been warned to watch out for a new form of mobile malware that cannibalises apps.The malware, dubbed "Agent Smith" by researchers ...
16:32 2019-07-15

Someone spent $1.3 million on a malware-ridden laptop and I clearly don’t understand art If you’d bought a Samsung NC10 the day it was released, the laptop would have set you back about $499. That was 11 years ago. Today, that same laptop...
23:16 2019-05-28

How cyber criminals are still snaring victims using seven-year-old malware Researchers analysed millions of posts made on dark web forums across a 12 month period -- here's what they found out and what it means for your secu...
21:32 2019-07-24

TrickBot malware may have hacked 250 million email accounts TrickBot malware may have stolen as many as 250 million email accounts, including some belonging to governments in the US, UK and Canada. The malware...
17:16 2019-07-12

Laptop with some of world’s most destructive malware sold for $1.3 million Artist Guo O Dong’s “The Persistence of Chaos” work features a 2008 Samsung laptop to highlight viruses that have caused more than $95 billion in eco...
19:48 2019-05-28

Ransomware, “wiper” malware attacks have more than doubled, IBM team says Enlarge / RYAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 28, 2017: The silhouette of a young man against a red background with a projected message related to the Petya ransom...
15:32 2019-08-05

Major rise in password-stealing malware detected The number of users targeted by password-stealing malware jumped from 600,000 in the first half of 2018 to over 940,000 during the same period in 201...
16:16 2019-07-23

Auction for a laptop full of malware closes at $1.2 million Today, bidding on a laptop packed with some of the world's most dangerous malware closed at $1.2 million. Dubbed "The Persistence of Chaos," the...
19:16 2019-05-27

Facebook removes accounts used to distribute malware since 2014 Facebook has shut down more than 30 accounts that were found to be spreading Remote Access Trojans (RATs) through malicious links that claimed to inf...
11:48 2019-07-02

New Windows malware can also brute-force WordPress websites Avast discovers strange new malware strain that besides stealing and mining cryptocurrency on infected hosts, it also launches brute-force attacks on...
08:32 2019-08-07

The US planted offensive malware in Russia's power grid The US appears to be acting on its promise to aggressively respond to cyberwarfare threats. New York Times sources say Cyber Command has planted off...
18:32 2019-06-15

AT&T employees took bribes to plant malware on the company's network DOJ charges Pakistani man with bribing AT&T employees more than $1 million to install malware on the company's network, unlock more than 2 million de...
13:48 2019-08-06

Consumer Malware Protection Test March 2019 We released our Consumer Malware Protection Test. Any samples that have not been detected e.g. on-access are executed on the test system. A ...
10:16 2019-05-21

Hackers hid malware in a fake trading app to steal your cryptocurrency Security researchers have uncovered a knock-off cryptocurrency trading website designed to steal the funds of unwitting victims. Cybercriminals have ...
09:48 2019-06-06

Researchers uncover a new piece of RAT malware that targets cryptocurrency users Researchers at Zscaler ThreatLabZ have identified a new remote-access trojan (RAT) called Saefko, which retrieves Chrome browser history in a search ...
11:16 2019-08-09

New advanced malware, possibly nation sponsored, is targeting US utilities (credit: Maëlick / Flickr) A new piece of advanced espionage malware, possibly developed by a nation-supported attacker, targeted three US companie...
11:16 2019-08-02

Hacked forensic firm pays ransom after malware attack Largest private provider Eurofins hands over undisclosed fee to regain control of systems Britain’s largest private forensics provider has paid a ran...
19:32 2019-07-05

Fake Office 365 site installs malware as browser update Microsoft users have been warned to watch out for a fake Office 365 site which is pushing malware disguised as a software update.The site, discovered...
12:16 2019-07-19

Security researcher spots a macOS malware vulnerability that's not yet patched Watch out for this potential vulnerability if you're opening up apps on a Mac: a security researcher has worked out a way that malware makers ca...
10:48 2019-05-26

This spooky Monero-mining malware waits to be controlled remotely Cybersecurity researchers have discovered a mysterious new strain of cryptocurrency mining (cryptomining) malware that employs powerful techniques to...
00:32 2019-08-15

Police hijack a botnet and remotely kill 850,000 malware infections In a rare feat, French police have hijacked and neutralized a massive cryptocurrency mining botnet controlling close to a million infected computers....
12:16 2019-09-01

Google purges 24 malware-ridden apps that were downloaded 500,000 times Android just can’t seem to shake off its malware issues. A new malware campaign targeting Android has been found to engage in ad fraud at least since...
06:16 2019-09-10

Uighurs in China were target of two-year iOS malware attack – reports Android and Windows devices also targeted in campaign believed to be state-backedChinese Uighurs were the target of an iOS malware attack lasting mor...
17:48 2019-09-02

Malware becomes art as bidding for virus-infested laptop passes $1 million Normally, you’d want to keep malware off your laptop at any cost, but it seems that people are prepared to pay a ridiculous amount of money &#...
14:32 2019-05-22

'Destructive' malware attacks have surged 200% in past year, experts say As several U.S. cities grapple with recent ransomware cyberattacks, a new report says malware events featuring destructive elements that can wipe awa...
11:32 2019-08-07

Woman from China, with malware in tow, illegally entered Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Enlarge (credit: The White House / Flickr) A woman carrying four cellphones, two Chinese passports, and a thumb drive containing malware was arrest...
13:16 2019-05-21

Android Q is now simply Android 10 Google has finally revealed Android Q's release name, and it's not Quiche, Quinoa or Quesadilla. In fact, it's not named after any des...
17:00 2019-08-22

Malware and botnets: Why Emotet is dominating the malicious threat landscape in 2019 The banking trojan turned botnet accounts for almost two-thirds of all malware payloads delivered by email - with malicious URLs favoured far more th...
13:32 2019-05-29

This data-stealing malware has returned with new attacks and nasty upgraded features Large parts of the Scranos operation were taken out in April - but it's already back and the criminals behind it seem more determined than ever, addi...
14:16 2019-06-13

Iranian state hackers reload their domains, release off-the-shelf RAT malware Enlarge / Iran's hacking groups are scaling up, hitting Saudi companies and other organizations, according to a Recorded Future report. (credit: Gett...
21:16 2019-06-27

Sophisticated iPhone malware specifically targeted China’s Uyghur Muslims Late last week, security researchers from Google’s Project Zero team provided us with fascinating details regarding a sophisticated exploit tar...
20:16 2019-09-02

Researchers crack open Facebook campaign that pushed malware for years Enlarge / Artist's impression of wireless hackers in your computer. (credit: TimeStopper/Getty Images) Researchers have exposed a network of Facebo...
00:16 2019-07-02

Researchers discover malware that records users’ screens when they watch porn Researchers from antivirus developer ESET recently discovered a new form of spam-delivered malware that threatens to steal unsuspecting users’ passwo...
00:32 2019-08-15

Samsung Galaxy M30s vs Samsung Galaxy M30 vs Samsung Galaxy A50s Samsung Galaxy M30s is pitted against the Samsung Galaxy A50s and the Galaxy M30 to see how it fares against them in terms of price and specification...
12:48 2019-09-20

Alleged Cyber Attack on Russia's Yandex Used Malware Tied to Western Intelligence Hackers believed to be working for Western intelligence agencies “broke into Russian internet search company Yandex from October to November 2018,” d...
15:00 2019-06-30

Joker malware on Google Play Store downloaded half a million times While Google has been trying its darnedest to run a tight ship on its Play Store, nasty apps created by bad actors still manage to find their way ont...
03:16 2019-09-10

VMRay raises $10 million for real-time malware monitoring and mitigation tools VMRay, a cybersecurity startup developing an agentlesss real-time malware monitoring solution for enterprises, has raised $10 million in venture capi...
09:16 2019-09-16

Facebook Says ‘Tens of Thousands’ of Apps Suspended Over Malware, Data Misuse Concerns Facebook said Friday that it has suspended “tens of thousands” of apps made by about 400 developers as part of an investigation following...
00:16 2019-09-21

New Linux malware mines crypto after installing backdoor with secret master password Cybersecurity researchers have identified a new strain of Linux malware that not only mines cryptocurrency illicitly, but provides the attackers with...
10:48 2019-09-16

As Bitcoin surges, hackers rush to spread cryptocurrency malware on Google Play An unfortunate consequence of Bitcoin’s price revival in recent weeks is the resurgence of cryptocurrency malware on Google Play. ESET security resea...
08:16 2019-05-23

What's the Biggest Scam in Your City? In New York, there are kids who walk around with a sign-up sheet, asking for donations to buy uniforms for their school basketball team. There is no ...
12:32 2019-06-03

Sentencing set for Alabama man in $2M scam OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to federal charges in a $2 million scam that sucked in an Alabama town is due in state court to face ad...
11:16 2019-05-28

Briton who helped stop 2017 WannaCry virus spared jail over malware charges Marcus Hutchins pleaded guilty to two malware charges25-year-old ‘incredibly thankful’ to be sentenced to time servedThe British computer expert who ...
14:32 2019-07-31

Researchers Discover Malware That Can Record the Screen of French Internet User's Watching Porn Security researchers discovered a new form of malware that specifically targeted users of a French telecom giant. One of the more disturbing features...
17:00 2019-08-14

Vicious malware threatens to turn search engine into crypto-mining zombie botnet Enterprise search engine Elasticsearch is under threat of being turned into a sophisticated cryptocurrency mining botnet to be used in distributed de...
16:32 2019-07-23

Alex Jones Offers $1 Million for Conviction in Alleged Child Porn Malware Attack InfoWars conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is back in the news after he alleged on Friday that someone sent him malware that embedded child pornography ...
19:48 2019-06-15

Unique multi-platform Monero mining malware targets audio engineer pirates We’ve seen cryptocurrency hungry hackers hiding mining malware in Adobe Flash updates, and even in legitimate Windows updates, but now hackers are hi...
10:32 2019-06-20

Vade raises $79 million to shield email inboxes from phishing attempts, malware, and spam Vade Secure, which is developing an email filtering stack to protect against phishing, malware, and spam, has raised $79 million in venture capital.R...
10:16 2019-06-12

Ex-Kolkata Top Cop To Appear Before CBI Tomorrow In Saradha Scam The CBI has summoned former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar to appear for questioning on Saturday in connection with its probe into the Sara...
21:32 2019-09-13

What’s a cryptocurrency exit scam and how do I spot one? Welcome to Hard Fork Basics, a collection of tips, tricks, guides, and info to keep you up to date in the cryptocurrency and blockchain world. Google...
14:32 2019-07-16

Netflix users hit by phishing scam Netflix has issued a warning to its customers in Ireland after a number of users reported receiving an email from the company regarding their account...
22:48 2019-06-17

Growing scam uses law enforcement as bait TUCSON – Carson Noel said he has received at least 30 of the phone calls. Each one, incredibly believable. “It’s a really well-prep...
03:16 2019-05-22

How to Identify Scam Listings on Airbnb On a recent Reddit thread, u/brunoflourenco shared their experience with an Airbnb listing in London—which turned out to be a fake. “We get there, kn...
23:00 2019-08-23

Boris Johnson's Parliament shutdown 'infected by desire to thwart no deal opponents' Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament ahead of the Brexit deadline was "fatally infected" by a desire to frustrate opponents ...
07:32 2019-09-05

Retired TPD detective warns people about scam TUCSON – A retired Tucson Police Detective received a phone call from a scammer on Tuesday. The number was 520 355-6342.  He said a man on the ...
02:00 2019-05-24

Beware of Equifax-Settlement Scam Sites A class-action settlement website is never going to win an award for being the most polished. These sites are often so rudimentary compared to the sl...
12:48 2019-08-06

5 charged in connection with $2.7M Australian cryptocurrency scam Australian police have charged five people in connection with a protracted cold call cryptocurrency investment scam that tricked more than 100 victim...
13:48 2019-08-08

Romance scam 'targeted women worldwide' The Japanese woman and a man claiming to be a US Army captain stationed in Syria started communicating in March 2016 on an international social netwo...
06:00 2019-08-23

Facebook introduces a scam ad reporting tool in the UK Facebook has launched a new reporting tool designed to tackle scam ads. The feature lets UK Facebook users flag online ads that link to dubious get-r...
08:48 2019-07-16

Phishing scam targeted UK airport users The UK was targeted by a large number of significant cyber-threats last year, according to new government figures.A wide-ranging phishing campaign th...
12:32 2019-07-16

‘I was stupid’: Huffman gets 14 days in college scam “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in prison for paying $15,000 to rig her daughter’s SAT scores in the colle...
22:00 2019-09-13

NYPD cop charged with trying to cash in on $1.5M car-loan scam An NYPD cop was busted Tuesday in a $1.5 million car-loan scam, authorities said. Officer Eduardo Rodriguez, 41, was taken into custody after taking ...
02:48 2019-07-03

4 chilling lessons from a tech hotline scam Some people think they’re immune to cybercriminals. “I’m not even on their radar,” they think. “What are the chances that I’ll get targeted? It’s not...
12:16 2019-06-29

Saradha Scam: CBI Questions IPS Officer For Seven Hours On Second Day IPS officer Arnab Ghosh was grilled for seven hours by the CBI on Thursday as he appeared before the agency for the second consecutive day in connect...
23:16 2019-05-30

The first Hustlers trailer is here to show off its best dance moves and scam these men As far are true stories go, the tale of Rosie Keo and her former co-workers has to be one of the more outrageous workplace narratives you may ever he...
14:32 2019-07-17

Bureaucrats Among 7 Arrested In Scam Involving BSF Border Posts The CBI has arrested two senior National Projects Construction Company officials and five others on charges of corruption and irregularities in a pro...
11:48 2019-07-15

"I May Be Killed, But Want To Return": IMA Scam Accused Releases Video Nearly two weeks after news of the multi-crore IMA Jewels scam first broke, company founder Mansoor Khan today released a video message telling Benga...
15:01 2019-06-23

Another parent charged in college admission bribery scam BOSTON (AP) — A California man has become the 51st person charged with taking part in the sweeping college admissions bribery scheme. Federal prosecu...
13:48 2019-06-28

New York men busted in $2.3M call center scam: feds Three men were busted in New York Monday for helping run a scheme where scammers at an Indian call center impersonated US government officials to fle...
19:00 2019-08-26

Microsoft warns users about email security scam Security researchers at Microsoft have issued a warning concerning an ongoing spam wave which utilizes malicious RTF documents to infect users' ...
15:16 2019-06-10

Consumers see funds disappear in Zelle account scam Chrysanthi Rausch was taking a nap on her couch two months ago when she got a call from a number she didn’t recognize. On the other end of the ...
00:32 2019-06-18

Throw the college admissions scam bribers in the gulag I purposely haven’t written yet about the college cheating scheme that landed actresses Lori Loughlin, Felicity Huffman and a bunch of others in hot ...
03:48 2019-05-30

Delhi BJP Alleges Rs 2,000 Crore Scam, AAP Hits Back BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Monday claimed that there is a "scam" of Rs 2,000 crore in the construction of classrooms for Delhi government schools, an ...
02:16 2019-07-02

"Didn't Eat Biryani": HD Kumaraswamy On Photo With IMA Scam Mastermind In an apparent reference to a photograph with the prime accused in the multi-crore IMA Ponzi scam, Mansoor Khan, Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumarasw...
07:48 2019-07-22

Facebook launches UK reporting tool to clamp down on scam ads Social media firm to investigate users’ complaints and take down violating postsFresh efforts to tackle scam adverts across Facebook are being introd...
05:16 2019-07-16

Official linked to Olympic ticket scam set to be IOC member LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC has nominated Greek official Spyros Capralos as a member, seven years after he was linked to black market ticket...
14:48 2019-05-22

Ex-Marine sentenced to 4 years in prison over charity scam A Florida man who promised to send military families to Disney World is now on a trip of his own — a four-year jaunt to federal prison. John Sh...
16:48 2019-08-06

Predictive policing AI is a bigger scam than psychic detectives Law enforcement agencies around the world have recently begun extricating themselves from expensive, ineffective predictive policing systems. The mac...
05:16 2019-07-09

Former BitConnect India chief on the run after promoting another crypto-scam India‘s authorities have uncovered more cryptocurrency scams connected to the alleged head of BitConnect Asia, Divyesh Darji, Times of India reports....
05:16 2019-06-04

Assets Worth Rs 209 Crore Attached In IMA Ponzi Scam The Enforcement Directorate on Friday attached assets worth Rs 209 crore in its money laundering probe into a ponzi scam involving Karnataka's IMA gr...
07:32 2019-06-28

Hundreds arrested worldwide in cyber scam crackdown Hundreds of people were arrested worldwide during a four-month operation targeting scammers who hijack wire transfers for profit, federal authorities...
03:16 2019-09-11

Get a call from the Social Security Administration? It could be an imposter scam _____ Con artists tell lies — it’s how they make a living. Calling people and pretending to be with a government agency — IRS, Social Security, ICE, ...
19:48 2019-07-14

Former accountant to plead guilty in college admissions scam BOSTON (AP) — An accountant who worked for the consultant at the center of the college admissions bribery scheme has agreed to plead guilty in the sw...
20:32 2019-05-31

Huffman gets 14 days behind bars in college admissions scam “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in prison for paying $15,000 to rig her daughter’s SAT scores in the colle...
16:16 2019-09-13

| WATCH: US charges 80 people, mostly Nigerians, in $46m internet scam US authorities have announced charges against 80 people, most of them Nigerians, in a wide-ranging fraud and money laundering operation that netted m...
18:32 2019-08-23

Feds still struggling to target international scam callers Authorities on Monday dealt a blow to the scam-phone-call industry by busting three alleged perpetrators in New York, but they’re facing an uphill ba...
22:16 2019-08-26

Wells Fargo to pay at least $385 million to settle scam allegations Wells Fargo agreed to pay at least $385 million to settle a class-action lawsuit that it allegedly scammed millions of auto-loan customers into buyin...
16:32 2019-06-07

Former Queens teacher behind $71M ticket scam gets 2 years in prison A Ponzi schemer who admitted to looting over $70 million from clients in an attempt to keep his ticket-selling business afloat was spared major priso...
21:16 2019-09-06

Saradha Scam: CBI Questions Police Official For Over 9 Hours Police officer Arnab Ghosh, one of the SIT members that initially probed the Saradha scam, was grilled for more than nine hours by the CBI today over...
13:16 2019-05-29

IRS impostors are using fake emails to trick you: How to spot a scam Crooks are using phrases like 'tax return reminder' in a new email scam that aims to steal data. IRS warns this may be way to infect your c...
08:48 2019-09-09

DOJ disrupts massive business email scam operation The US Department of Justice has indicted dozens of individuals for their involvement in a massive business email scam and money laundering operation...
14:32 2019-08-23

"Will Return To India In 24 Hours": IMA Jewels Scam Accused In New Video Mohammed Mansoor Khan, the main accused in a multi-crore IMA Jewels scam, has said on Monday he will return to India within 24 hours, calling his dec...
11:48 2019-07-15

Busted: $10 Million Tech Support Scam That Preyed on the Elderly Two individuals were arrested this week in connection with a fraud scheme that manipulated thousands of victims into paying for invented tech service...
22:00 2019-09-20

Conviction upheld for trader who bragged scam was like ‘f–king Christmas’ Christmas just got cancelled for Mark Johnson. A New York appeals court on Thursday upheld a conviction against the ex-HSBC currency trader, who was ...
20:16 2019-09-12

Genetic-testing scam targets seniors and rips off Medicare The 86-year-old woman in rural Utah doesn’t usually answer solicitations from strangers, she said, but the young couple who knocked on her front door...
17:32 2019-08-01

A genetic-testing scam is targeting seniors and ripping off Medicare Scammers are persuading seniors to hand over cheek swabs with their DNA, not knowing it may lead to identity theft and Medicare fraud.   &...
18:16 2019-08-01

Spain extradites 94 Taiwanese to China on phone scam charges BEIJING (AP) — A group of 94 Taiwanese accused of telephone and online fraud have arrived in China after being extradited from Spain. Chinese authori...
05:16 2019-06-07

Roshan Baig Asked To Appear For Questioning In IMA Jewels Scam Case The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the alleged IMA group ponzi scam, Tuesday served a notice to suspended Congress leader Roshan Baig, aski...
12:48 2019-07-09

Ex-USC coach, accountant plead guilty in college admissions scam A former women's soccer coach at the University of Southern California and a bookkeeper pleaded guilty Thursday to being part of a college admissions...
05:32 2019-06-28

India addresses cryptocurrency scam wave with new police training course High-ranking police officers in India will receive cryptocurrency training to help with investigations involving digital currency. The country’s nati...
07:48 2019-07-08

IMA Ponzi Scam Mastermind, Back From Dubai, Arrested In New Delhi Mohammed Mansoor Khan, the main accused in the multi-crore IMA Ponzi scam was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate after he landed in New Delhi fr...
00:48 2019-07-19

“WHAT HAPPENED????” How a remote tech writing gig proved to be an old-school scam Enlarge / Maybe this is the "Mark Taylor" I seek... (credit: Getty Images | vladru) After a layoff dumped me into the job market for the first time...
16:00 2019-06-02

How to Spot Scam iOS Apps That Sucker You into Making Expensive Purchases We tend to call out shady apps found on the Google Play Store pretty regularly, but there are also some iOS apps looking to pull one over on unsuspec...
12:48 2019-08-08

Trinamool Minister Partha Chatterjee Summoned By CBI In Saradha Scam Trinamool Congress minister Partha Chatterjee has been summoned by the Central Bureau of Investigation in connection with its probe into the Rs 10,00...
07:00 2019-08-16

Equifax settlement claims: The FTC says watch out for fake websites trying to scam you Following the Equifax data breach, you can submit a claim to cover the cost of protecting yourself from identity theft, but be wary of scammers. ...
18:16 2019-07-31

Bengaluru Engineer Arrested, Documents Seized In IMA Jewels Scam Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Monday said that a Bengaluru Development Authority engineer was taken into custody and important documents were s...
02:16 2019-07-02

Australian retirees lose their $900,000 pension fund in cryptocurrency scam A retired couple in Australia have reportedly lost $900,000 to an elaborate cryptocurrency scam.  Mike and Karen Taylor were traveling around Austral...
10:00 2019-07-19

SEC Accuses Major U.S. Landlord of Running 'Ponzi Scheme-Like' Scam The federal government accused one of the nation’s largest landlords of running a “Ponzi scheme-like” effort using cash from small investors and of m...
05:32 2019-05-23

Big-shot lawyer pleads guilty in college admissions scam A big-shot Big Apple lawyer on Tuesday admitted to paying $75,000 to doctor his daughter’s ACT exam as part of the nationwide college admission...
18:48 2019-05-21

Lobbyist Deepak Talwar Sent To Judicial Custody Over Aviation Scam A Delhi court Friday sent corporate lobbyist Deepak Talwar to judicial custody in connection with an aviation scam which allegedly led to losses for ...
21:16 2019-08-09

Man falls for cash-for-sex scam and tries to cover it up with kidnapping story, police say A Singaporean man is being investigated by police after allegedly lodging a false kidnapping claim in an attempt to cover up his involvement in a cas...
05:48 2019-06-05

Opposition Leaders Link Maharashtra Minister To 340 Crore Scam Opposition leaders on Thursday staged a protest, accusing Maharashtra Revenue Minister Chandrakant Patil of involvement in a "Rs 342 crore scam" pert...
13:32 2019-06-27

Ex-craps dealer linked to $1.2M scam is banished from Nevada casinos A former craps dealer at the Bellagio casino in Las Vegas now has the dubious distinction of being the 36th person listed in the state of Nevada’s “b...
03:48 2019-05-24

Siblings sentenced for elaborate Swiss bank inheritance scam Four of investor Harry Seggerman’s six children had a choice when he died in 2001 with more than $12 million illegally stashed in Swiss bank accounts...
13:16 2019-06-27

Indian police arrest 78 in Bitcoin call center scam A call center scam that targeted US citizens and requested payment in Bitcoin has been busted by police in India resulting in the arrest of 78 people...
08:48 2019-06-13

Chinese Metal Tycoon Charged For $1.8 Billion Tariff Scam In US The Chinese billionaire founder of metals giant Zhongwang has been indicted in the United States for his alleged role in an elaborate scheme to avoid...
00:48 2019-08-01

Scam robocalls are even fooling hospitals. Here’s how Congress can make that can stop Your heart races as your cellphone on the bedside table comes alive and wakes you in the middle of the night. Through blurry eyes, you see the number...
17:32 2019-08-07

The Givling trivia app claims to help people with student debt. But is it a scam? Billed as a community that crowdfunds the payoff of people’s student debt, the Givling app has attracted borrowers hoping for financial relief....
10:16 2019-06-21

Prosecutors raid Commerzbank offices over share-trading scam Prosecutors on Tuesday raided offices of Germany's Commerzbank as part of a broader investigation into a fraudulent share-trading scheme, the Co...
14:48 2019-09-10

Probing Larger Conspiracy In NSE Co-Location Scam, CBI Tells Court Elaborating on the scope of the investigation since the registration of the FIR, the CBI told the court that it was trying to ascertain the channel u...
12:00 2019-05-22

Catfish capitals? Alaska tops the states where your online romance may be a scam Your online romancer might be a catfisher with a fake profile. These are the states where you are most likely to fall for a scammer.   ...
00:00 2019-06-14

Probe Agency Attaches Assets Worth Rs 94 Lakh Of Firm In CWG Scam Nine years after the Commonwealth Games (CWG) were held in India, the Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday said it has attached assets worth Rs 94.24...
18:16 2019-07-03

Mamata Banerjee Accuses BJP Of Scam In Ujjwala Scheme, Demands Probe Accusing West Bengal BJP leaders of being involved in a scam relating to the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday ...
00:32 2019-07-22

''Perfect'' Chargesheet Helped Nail Suresh Jain, Others In Scam: Police The IPS officer, who probed the multi-crore ''Gharkul'' housing scam, has said the court's verdict in the case is the result of the police's hard wor...
09:16 2019-09-01

Streaming service scam? Indictments handed down in alleged downloading operation A federal grand jury in Virginia indicted eight men Tuesday on charges of conspiring to violate federal criminal copyright law by running an illegal ...
08:32 2019-08-28

Suspended Trinamool Leader Questioned In Saradha Chit Fund Scam The Enforcement Directorate (ED), which has been probing the money laundering aspect of the multi-crore Saradha ponzi scheme, on Wednesday interrogat...
08:32 2019-07-17

What is Uber? Forget the sharing economy – it's just a libertarian scam | Dominic Rushe There are plenty of reasons why Uber’s much-hyped share sale might fail – and many more why that could be a good thingSerf, noun: a laborer bound und...
09:16 2019-05-21

Fraudsters tried to steal more than $40 million in one of the biggest online scam cases in U.S. history “In some cases, the victims thought they were communicating with U.S. servicemen stationed overseas, when in fact, they were emailing with con men,” ...
17:00 2019-08-23

High-profile Wall Streeters hit by ‘Ponzi-like’ wine scam: lawsuit A New York business consultant known for throwing lavish wine parties at five-star eateries like Daniel has bilked a cadre of Wall Street bigwigs out...
19:16 2019-09-05

Raman Singh's Son Abhishek, 19 Others Charged In Alleged Chit Fund Scam A case has been registered against former Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh's son Abhishek Singh, a former MP, and 19 others on the charge of c...
20:48 2019-06-18

Desperate Housewives star may face month in jail over admissions scam Desperate Housewives star Felicity Huffman has revealed her "deep and abiding shame" after admitting taking part in a college admissions cheating sch...
06:48 2019-09-07

iOS app tries to scam unsuspecting iPhone users with fake heart rate readings It’s no secret that Apple can be incredibly inconsistent when it comes to deciding which apps are granted entry into the App Store. In years pa...
07:00 2019-08-08

Cannabis has great medical potential. But don’t fall for the CBD scam | Mike Power The UK market for cannabidiol (CBD), a compound of cannabis, will soon be worth £1bn. But consumers are being connedRoll up, roll up, ladies and gent...
06:16 2019-07-01

CBI Carries Out Raids At 22 Locations In Bengal In Chit Fund Scam Case The CBI is carrying out searches at 22 locations in West Bengal which are the premises of directors and promoters of New Land Agro Industries, one of...
06:48 2019-07-01

Bank Scam: Top Court Refuses To Stop Probe Against Ajit Pawar, 70 Others The Supreme Court has refused to interfere with the Bombay High Court's direction for the police to register an FIR against NCP leader Ajit Pawar and...
08:48 2019-09-02

209 Crore Assets Seized, Karnataka Minister Summoned In IMA Jewels Scam The ED Friday said it has attached assets worth Rs 209 crore, including 20 immovable properties and bank deposits, in its money laundering probe into...
17:32 2019-06-28

Farmer kills himself to avoid prison for massive organic food scam A farmer who masterminded a $142 million organic food scam — and spent his ill-gotten gains on escorts and gambling in Las Vegas — killed...
15:48 2019-08-21

Former Union Minister Praful Patel Summoned In Alleged Aviation Scam Praful Patel, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader, has been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate in an alleged aviation scam involving cas...
08:16 2019-06-01

Fodder Scam: Lalu Yadav Gets Bail In Deoghar Treasury Case The Jharkhand High Court has granted bail to RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav in a fodder scam case, but the former Bihar chief minister will remain in ja...
09:32 2019-07-12

Prosecutors raid Deutsche Boerse offices over share-trading scam Public prosecutors on Tuesday raided offices of German exchange operator Deutsche Boerse as part of a broader investigation into a fraudulent share-...
09:48 2019-08-27

300 kg Gold Bars Found Hidden Under IMA Scam Mastermind's Swimming Pool The Special Investigation Team probing the multi-crore IMA group ponzi scam Wednesday seized 303 kg of fake gold bars hidden under the swimming pool ...
18:48 2019-08-07

AOC takes heat from heartland after calling Electoral College a racist ‘scam’ Political figures from the heartland are torching Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., after the coastal congresswoman posted an Instagram video wh...
13:32 2019-08-22

Kingpin Of Bitcoin Scam Worth Rs 485 Crore Murdered In Dehradun: Police The kingpin of a bitcoin scam worth Rs 485 crore that had its roots in Kerala was beaten to death by five of his associates in Dehradun, a senior pol...
07:48 2019-08-31

Praful Patel Questioned By Probe Agency In Alleged Aviation Scam Praful Patel, the former Minister of Civil Aviation, was on Monday questioned in connection with the Enforcement Directorate probe into money launder...
23:32 2019-06-10

Calcutta High Court To Hear Ex-Top Cop's Plea In Saradha Scam On July 2 The Calcutta High Court on Wednesday fixed July 2 for the hearing of former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar's plea seeking quashing of a not...
20:48 2019-06-12

UK Watchdog Finds Students 'Unfairly' Deported Over English Test Scam The UK's spending watchdog on Friday issued a damning rebuke of the British government's handling of a visa row involving compulsory English tests gi...
10:48 2019-05-24

Homeless and poor people recruited to fake slipping in alleged $31M scam Three men recruited poor and homeless people to stage phony slip-and-fall accidents in front of businesses around the city to cheat the companies and...
21:32 2019-05-28

Case Against Ajit Pawar, 70 Others In Rs 1000-Crore Maharashtra Bank Scam The Economic Offences Wing of the Mumbai Police has registered a first information report against Nationalist Congress Party's senior leader Ajit Paw...
14:00 2019-08-26

Ex-Stanford coach avoids prison time in college bribery scam BOSTON — A former head sailing coach at Stanford avoided prison time for agreeing to help students get into the elite university as recruited athlete...
21:16 2019-06-12

Man and son in Texas get prison in $27M hearing aid scam aimed at American Airlines workers A father and son in Texas who submitted more than $27 million in false claims in a hearing aid scam targeting American Airlines workers were sentence...
07:32 2019-08-16

Ocasio-Cortez slammed for calling the Electoral College a racist ‘scam’ Republicans have ripped Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for calling the Electoral College a racist “scam” that favors mostly white and rural states at ...
16:00 2019-08-22

Blunt-smoking ‘rapper’ busted for assaulting college admissions scam dad The blunt-smoking wannabe rapper who defended his wealthy parents when they were exposed in the wide-ranging college admissions bribery scandal was b...
21:32 2019-05-23

Samsung TV catalog 2019: every new Samsung TV coming in 2019 What does 2019 look like for Samsung TVs? The world's biggest manufacturer of televisions is, as always, firing on all cylinders. You can expect...
06:32 2019-08-07

What the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 tells us about the Samsung Galaxy S11 The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus are impressive phones, and even if you’re holding out for the Samsung Galaxy S11, t...
13:16 2019-08-08

Trump must face marketing scam lawsuit, escapes racketeering claims: NY judge A federal judge on Wednesday said U.S. President Donald Trump and his adult children must face part of a lawsuit alleging they used their family name...
20:16 2019-07-24

Court Grants Partial Relief To Lalu Yadav, Others In IRCTC Scam Case A Delhi Court on Tuesday granted partial relief to former Railways Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav and others in the money laundering case relating to the...
01:16 2019-07-24

Actress Lori Loughlin waves off attorney conflict in U.S. college scam case Actress Lori Loughlin on Tuesday waved off concerns about a potential conflict involving the lawyers who will defend the "Full House" star and her hu...
22:48 2019-08-27

"Exam Scam Shamed Entire Bihar": Nitish Kumar Opens Up On Teacher's Day Nearly three years after a probe uncovered a massive scam in the Bihar School Examination Board, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has finally opened up on...
13:48 2019-09-07

CBI Didn't Examine Himanta Biswa Sarma In Saradha Scam: Rajeev Kumar Former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar told the Calcutta High Court on Tuesday that the CBI has not examined Assam Finance Minister Himanta ...
01:16 2019-07-24

Felicity Huffman sentence in college admissions scam slammed on social media Felicity Huffman is drawing outrage after the actress was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for her role in a brazen college admissions scandal i...
22:32 2019-09-13

Delhi Court Orders Framing Of Charges Against Naveen Jindal In Coal Scam A special court Monday ordered framing of charges against industrialist Naveen Jindal and four others in a case pertaining to coal block allocation s...
06:48 2019-07-01

Furious Bitcoin scam victims torch alleged Ponzi mastermind’s house Angry victims have looted and torched the home of a man who reportedly operated an alleged Bitcoin Ponzi scheme in South Africa.  Firefighters in Lad...
07:32 2019-07-11

Champions League final: Voice of Go Compare advert victim of £7,000 ticket scam The singer who features in the Go Compare adverts has revealed he paid thousands of pounds for Champions League final tickets which he never received...
14:32 2019-06-01

Willing To Join Probe In Chopper Scam, Kamal Nath's Nephew Tells Court Ratul Puri, the nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, on Saturday told a Delhi court that he was willing to join the probe into the Agu...
12:16 2019-08-17

Apple is warning consumers not to fall for a popular iTunes gift card scam There are so many illegitimate ways to separate people from their hard-earned money. One such scam has random people receiving calls from someone cla...
18:32 2019-06-22

Saradha Scam: High Court Extends Rajeev Kumar's Protection From Arrest The Calcutta High Court today extended the protection from arrest to West Bengal CID Additional Director General Rajeev Kumar in connection with the ...
08:48 2019-08-20

China vows to tackle dead pig scam amid swine fever epidemic Criminal gangs in China are faking outbreaks of African swine fever on farms free of the disease and forcing farmers to sell their healthy pigs at sh...
07:32 2019-07-12

Court Refuses To Cancel Ratul Puri's Non-Bailable Warrant In Chopper Scam In more trouble for Ratul Puri, nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, a Delhi court on Wednesday refused to cancel a non-bailable warra...
12:00 2019-08-21

FBI seeks help in finding victims of Hollywood Con Queen after Marvel Studios exec is used in the scam The FBI set up a website to find victims of a Hollywood con artist that’s been scamming unsuspecting people in show business with uncanny impersonati...
16:16 2019-07-15

Bengali Actor Rituparna Sengupta Summoned In Rose Valley Scam Case Bengali film actor Rituparna Sengupta has been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate next week in connection with the investigation into the Rose V...
12:32 2019-07-10

Feds bust Texas family for Masters ticket scam that used stolen identities This year’s Masters golf tournament turned out to be one for the ages, with the venerable Tiger Woods completing a historic return to form and ...
08:37 2019-05-21

Sushil Kumar Modi Rakes Up Fodder Scam In Assembly, Leaves RJD Fuming Irregular expenditures in excess of Rs 650 crore between 1987 and 1997 - the period during which the fodder scam happened - are being scrutinized by ...
03:48 2019-07-25

In IMA Jewels Scam, Muslim Cleric Allegedly Gifted 3-Crore House Arrested A prominent Muslim cleric was arrested yesterday by the Special Investigating Team (SIT) probing the Rs 15,000-crore IMA Jewels scam. He claimed he w...
05:48 2019-07-12

5G phones: these are going to be the first next-gen handsets Update: The first 5G phones are now available to buy in some regions and ever more are being announced and rumored.We're now starting to see 5G ...
07:48 2019-05-22

Best Phones Under Rs. 7,000 in India Right Now Best phones under Rs. 7,000 include Realme C2 and Asus ZenFone Max M1. Other top mobiles under 7000 include Redmi 6A, Infinix Note 5, and Infinix Sma...
08:00 2019-07-04

Tenants, son slam soft-serve king accused in multimillion-dollar ticket scam Accused ice-cream “cone” artist Dimitrios Tsirkos has a freezer full of problems. The soft-serve king, whose fleet of trucks got scooped up last week...
01:16 2019-06-09

Christian Michel Moves Bail Plea In Delhi Court In Chopper Scam Case Christian Michel, alleged middleman arrested in the AgustaWestland chopper scam, moved a Delhi Court today seeking bail in cases filed by CBI and the...
11:32 2019-08-14

One family almost lost $300 on a fake Delta site. Here's how to avoid this summer travel scam Consumers may lose money as phony travel agents, fake airline sites and others try to trick you when booking a free trip.     &#...
21:32 2019-08-05

SCAM ALERT: Bogus money orders and cashier’s checks are being sent to potential victims through the mail (NBC News)   Bogus money orders and cashier’s checks are being sent to potential victims through the mail. The legitimate-looking documents are being...
13:32 2019-07-31

Bride-to-be caught trying to scam hotel with painfully obvious scheme: 'We thought she was having a psychotic break' Weddings are expensive, so it’s understandable for couples to try and save a few dollars here and there. That doesn’t excuse attempted fraud, however...
17:01 2019-07-07

CNBC-shilled cryptocurrency exchange Bitsane pulls exit scam on 246K users Irish cryptocurrency exchange Bitsane has reportedly pulled an exit scam and disappeared with hundreds of thousands of dollars in cryptocurrency belo...
12:16 2019-06-28

Police officer records video of herself trolling scam caller who threatened arrest within 45 minutes A scam caller who warned a police officer that she would be arrested within 45 minutes if she didn’t hand over personal information found out only on...
16:32 2019-08-28

Rs 100 Crore Fine, 7-Year Jail Term For Shiv Sena Leader In Housing Scam A sessions court in Maharashtra's Dhule district on Saturday sentenced former state ministers Suresh Jain and Gulabrao Deokar along with 46 others to...
10:48 2019-08-31

Kamal Nath's Nephew Ratul Puri Evading Probe In Chopper Scam: Officials The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday told a court in New Delhi that Ratul Puri, the nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, was eva...
23:00 2019-08-19

The best cheap phones in the US 2019 The best cheap phone in the US can be a little difficult to choose, as it's won't always come down to which phone launches at a low startin...
19:32 2019-06-20

New 5G phones may not get much cheaper for 2-3 years There are a handful of 5G phones available right now – if you're lucky enough to live in an area covered by the early rollout of the next...
08:48 2019-07-01

Best value for money phones under Rs 20,000 in India The smartphone industry has become more competitive over the past few years as customers are opting for smartphones that offer more value for money i...
04:16 2019-08-20

You Should Definitely Track Your Loved Ones' Phones. Actually Maybe Not. Apple’s Find My Friends, Google Maps location sharing and Life360 let you stay on top of where your family and friends are, which can be both incredi...
08:32 2019-08-16

Keep Your Friends Off Their Phones With This Game When hanging out, especially over drinks, it’s become a normal habit to simply pull your phone out and check it while someone is talking to you. We d...
18:32 2019-08-22

Forget about 5G phones, the always-on 5G Windows 10 PC is almost here The first 5G networks are here in several markets, including the US, Korea, and Europe, and buyers already have access to a bunch of exciting 5G smar...
08:16 2019-05-27

Best phones with big display in India Big screen smartphones may seem commonplace these days, but at one point of time, there was only an odd phone that would sport a big display. However...
15:48 2019-08-21

HTC launches two new phones, surprising everyone Most people thought that HTC had silently departed the smartphone game, beyond its attempts to launch a blockchain phone in the HTC Exodus, but it se...
16:01 2019-06-11

Prosecutors: In College Admissions Scam, Felicity Huffman’s ‘Moral Cluelessness’ Warrants Jail Sentence (BOSTON) — Federal prosecutors are asking a judge to sentence “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman to a month in jail for h...
21:16 2019-09-06

Tearful Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in college scam; prosecutors recommend four months in prison Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty in Boston federal court Monday to charges in the nation's largest college admissions scandal.    ...
08:31 2019-05-21

Green card scam thwarted by ‘best sex ever’ text that arrived as immigration agent was reviewing phone, prosecutors say A Liberian soccer player’s attempt to trick U.S. immigration authorities into giving him a green card backfired after an agent viewing the phone of t...
12:16 2019-07-19

Best phones under Rs 12,000 in India for August 2019 Thanks to the ever-increasing competition in the budget smartphone segment in India, Indian smartphone buyers have never had it this good, especially...
02:16 2019-08-19

Best "affordable flagship" phones in 2019 What are the best "affordable flagship phones" this year? To answer that, we have to first define the curious phenomenon of a "budget flagship". Firs...
09:32 2019-06-11

5G in Australia: the best phones and networks ranked With the next generation of mobile data connectivity already beginning to spread across Australia, it's time we start to look at how to get the ...
03:16 2019-07-25

LG's New Dual-Screen Phone Is Like Two Phones in One! The name says it all: LG G8X ThinkQ Dual Screen. It’s an updated LG G8 phone with an additional screen that effectively operates as a second device t...
02:48 2019-09-06

Best phones under Rs 15,000 in India for August 2019 The Indian smartphone market has been extremely competitive, especially the whole segment from ₹10,000 to ₹20,000. The market is full o...
22:00 2019-08-08

These are the Galaxy Note 10 phones in all their splendor The Galaxy Note 10 series is almost here, folks, but you don’t have to wait until August 7th to appreciate their design. Because if it wasn&rsq...
12:48 2019-08-01

5G and foldable phones: The promises and problems TechRepublic's Karen Roby and CNET's Jessica Dolcourt discuss the current and future state of the smartphone industry and the much-anticipated benefi...
16:32 2019-08-16

The Next Castlevania Game Is Coming To Phones Konami quietly announced a new Castlevania game at the Tokyo Game Show last week, called Grimoire of Souls. Before you get too excited, you might wan...
05:32 2019-09-17

Best Mobile Phones to Buy Under Rs. 25,000 in India Today Best mobile phones under 25000: Poco F1 and Vivo V11 Pro feature in our top picks of best smartphones priced below Rs. 25,000. The list also includes...
17:48 2019-05-25

The best USB power banks for phones and tablets By Sarah Witman This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks...
12:48 2019-06-07

Two new Motorola phones coming soon: One Action and One Pro Motorola is on fire this year and not without reason, as Lenovo recently announced that the US-based company is profitable once more. After successfu...
22:48 2019-05-27

Best phones under Rs 15,000 in India for June 2019 One of the extremely crowded mobile phone segment, the sub-Rs 15,000 budget range is making Indian consumers spoilt for choices. This particular segm...
06:16 2019-06-07

Are foldable phones dead on arrival now? This year was supposed to be a paradigm-shifting one, where we go from the plebeian flat and rigid phone screens to getting a taste of the future whe...
15:01 2019-05-30

Best LG phones 2019: finding the best LG phone for you LG phones aren't exactly the most mind-blowing new smartphones out now, not with the likes of Samsung, OnePlus and Huawei putting out novel new ...
09:32 2019-08-12

5G phones are expensive, but MediaTek wants to change that While we’ve seen the 1Gbps download speeds that we were promised with 5G, it’s only been in expensive flagship phones like the Samsung ...
03:00 2019-05-29

Man Caught Playing Pokemon Go On Eight Phones In His Car You know how there’s a warning on Pokemon Go not to play the game while driving? This guy never got the memo, and when he is eventually sent it, need...
10:00 2019-08-16

Heartbreaking: Ellen DeGeneres Is Trying To Give Away $500,000 To Every Fan Who Comments ‘Amen’ On A Poorly Spelled Facebook Post, But Everyone Thinks It’s A Scam If you’re under the impression that life is always peachy for the rich and famous, here’s a heartbreaking story involving one of America’s most belov...
17:00 2019-06-28

CRISPR is less like molecular scissors and more like molecular malware Last week I read an article about CRISPR, the latest tool scientists are using to edit DNA. It was a great piece – well researched, beautifully writt...
09:00 2019-07-14

AI could boost GDP by millions Artificial intelligence (AI) could provide a 22 percent boost to the UK's GDP by 2030 according to new research from McKinsey and Quantumblack.T...
15:16 2019-06-10

The number of Nokia phones on US carriers grows to four with the 3.1 A and 3.1 C While the entry-level Nokia 2.2 is not officially scheduled for a commercial US release (at least not yet), the revived and rapidly growing brand alr...
11:16 2019-06-07

How 5G and foldable phones will benefit streaming companies 5G and foldable phones: have there been any technology trends in the news as much as these two? 5G promises massive capacity and low latency bey...
07:48 2019-05-22

Many Teens Check Their Phones in Middle of Night Teenagers are so attached to their smartphones that more than a third of them wake up in the middle of the night and check the devices, according to ...
04:32 2019-05-29

How do you raise a child without phones? Hire a coach How do you raise a child without phones? Hire a coach. That is what some families are doing to help kids. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.  ...
08:32 2019-07-08

Raw materials needed for mobile phones could run out without more recycling Supplies of rare elements used in the manufacturing of mobile phones, tablets and PCs are at risk of exhaustion because older devices are not being r...
13:00 2019-08-21

Huawei Phones Will Lose Some Google Services After U.S. Ban (BEIJING) — Google said Monday its basic services on Huawei smartphones still will function following U.S. sales curbs, but the Chinese tech gi...
08:37 2019-05-21

Huawei has already shipped 100 million phones in 2019 After shipping 206 million smartphones last year (half of them sent out of China), Huawei delivered 59 million units in the first quarter of this yea...
18:16 2019-06-21

The Triggers That Make Us Check Our Phones Most Often... and How to Fight Them Reaching for your phone in moments of silence, or because you simply struggle to disconnect, can be socially rude and emotionally tiring (especially ...
10:48 2019-05-27

China is installing spyware on tourists' phones Visitors to Xinjiang in northwest China are experiencing a nasty surprise in the form of a spyware app that's being forcefully installed on their pho...
09:16 2019-07-03

Verizon 5G: phones, coverage map and rollout cities While Verizon started rolling out 5G for homes last fall, it's currently bringing the next generation of mobile communication tech online with a...
23:32 2019-05-31

Consumers Will Be Able to Pay for Doctor Visits on Their Phones, Via Anthem Anthem is launching an app to help consumers schedule and pay for medical visits through their smartphones, as well as learn potential diagnoses and ...
08:48 2019-07-22

T-Mobile 5G: phones, coverage map and cities rollout Next-gen 5G mobile networks are starting to launch all over the country to help users casually download data at lightning-fast speeds, and T-Mobile h...
23:32 2019-05-31

Autocar confidential: Seat phones it in, Hyundai-Kia tries some DIY and more People aren't buying the XE because they haven't driven it, says Jaguar's marketing director Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week...
21:16 2019-06-27

EE stops selling Huawei phones as it launches 5G EE will not be selling the next generation of Huawei phones due to concerns about whether the devices could receive operating system updates from Goo...
06:01 2019-05-22

Opinion: Banning phones from roads is easier said than done The campaign to eradicate mobile phone usage is promising, but is there any feasible means of enforcing such a law? While today’s Transport Committe...
08:48 2019-08-13

Best budget smartphones in India 2019: phones under Rs 10,000 When it comes to more affordable smartphones there are devices existing in the market that have the latest mid-range processors, priced affordab...
06:16 2019-06-07

Best camera phones under Rs 20,000 in India for September 2019 Two years ago, finding a budget smartphone with a good camera would have been possible only if you went the seconds route and bought a used smartphon...
06:16 2019-09-16

Sprint 5G: coverage map, phones and speed tests The Sprint 5G coverage map is live in select US cities and they’re the second American carrier with a 5G phone. That’s a pretty good st...
19:16 2019-06-07

China installing spyware on tourists' phones Chinese border authorities have been installing an app on tourists' smartphones which gathers personal data including text messages and contacts, it ...
08:16 2019-07-03

Google Maps' AR walking directions comes to many more phones One of Google's coolest apps, by far, has yet to see the light of day for most users. I'm talking about Maps' live AR walking directio...
07:00 2019-08-08

Mediatek's 5G chipsets are ready for cheaper next-gen phones The first wave of 5G devices carried a high premium, but MediaTek is working hard to ensure that budget handsets aren't left behind. The company...
02:48 2019-05-29

Snapdragon 855: phones list, specs and benchmarks There's a good chance that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset is powering your smartphone if you bought a new device in 2019 and it's an A...
22:48 2019-07-02

Facebook suspends app pre-installs on Huawei phones SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook Inc is no longer allowing pre-installation of its apps on Huawei phones, the latest blow for the Chinese tech giant as...
16:32 2019-06-07

Verizon to start locking phones for 60 days Verizon has succeeded in gaining a partial waiver from the "C-block rules" put in place in 2007 which allows the carrier to add a temporary lock on a...
01:32 2019-06-28