Data breach on Google Plus
Google Plus will be discontinued
Google has recently experienced a serious data breach and it has consequences: The data leak means the end for Google’s social media platform Google Plus. Find out what that means for you and what lies behind the data leak.
Location History disabled?
Google records your location anyway
Smartphone location services can actually be a good thing. Many apps work better when they record your location. However, some apps save the current location even if Location History is turned off. And although some apps don’t even need a location function, they still record the location. Find out how you can prevent this happening.
Find true love online?
Tips for finding a partner in the virtual world
Have you already found true love? Or are you still looking? Where are you looking for your it? At a café, at a nightclub, at the local pub or at work? Even in the virtual world, you can find your partner for life – if you follow a few tips.
Disable in-app purchases
Freemium model is popular with games
Do you have apps on your smartphone where you are offered in-app purchases over and over again, especially to get ahead in games? In-app purchases can be really annoying. We’ll show you how to disable in-app purchases.
Firefox 63 improves tracking protection
More privacy thanks to the new content blocker?
Data security and privacy protection have always been a top priority at Mozilla. Firefox 63 is about to give it a new content blocker, which significantly improves the existing tracking protection. Read on to find out more details and when Firefox 63 will be available.
Is the CCleaner update spying?
User data is collected
The Windows CCleaner tool is extremely popular. You can easily optimise your computer and improve its speed with the free tool. But there could be a problem with the current CCleaner update. Since the update to version 5.45 it’s come to light that the popular Windows tool is a spy. Find out more and how […]
Error in WhatsApp chat backup
Chat backup uses up your data allowance
A backup is a good thing – not only for your own files, but also for chat histories. It’s very annoying though, when the WhatsApp chat backup suddenly uses up all of your data. This error now seems to have appeared in the popular messenger app. Read on to find out what this is all […]
Immediate VLC update necessary
Dangerous Security Flaw on VLC Media Player
Are you using the VLC Media Player? Then you should download the newest VLC Update immediately, because developers have just discovered a dangerous security gap. Your computer might be at risk of freezing and could also be an easy target for hackers. We’ll tell you what to do to keep your computer safe.
Android malware HeroRat discovered
Android virus includes spyware
Beware of HeroRat: The European IT-security manufacturer ESET has recently discovered a new Android malware, which turns your mobile into a spy. The malware exploits a protocol of the popular messenger Telegram. We take a look at what’s behind this type of Android malware and how you can protect your mobile from it.