Stickers for WhatsApp
WhatsApp gets new features
Snapchat, Instagram etc. already have them. But now the messenger service WhatsApp is finally catching up with a long-awaited function: Stickers are now coming to WhatsApp too. Find out with us, how the WhatsApp stickers work, what they look like and what else the WhatsApp developers are planning to do.
PayPal email is a phishing attempt
Beware of “Warning: Limited Account”
Phishing is still a very popular method of getting money by criminal means. There is a new PayPal email currently doing the rounds. We’ll show you what’s so dangerous about the PayPal email that has the subject : “Warning: Limited Account”. By the way: PayPal itself is not connected with the current wave of emails. […]
WhatsApp: Video call danger
Vulnerability in WhatsApp endangers smartphones
Video calls via WhatsApp are a popular feature of the Messenger service for many users. But be careful: A video call vulnerability in the WhatsApp code can quickly endanger your smartphone. Find out from us what lies behind the vulnerability in Whatsapp and how best to protect yourself and your mobile phone.
in Hardware & Software
Chrome 70 is available
Chrome update fixes security vulnerabilities
A new Chrome version has been recently released called Chrome 70 which fixes some critical vulnerabilities in Google’s browser. It would be in your best interests to install it as soon as you can. Find out with us, what innovations the Chrome update brings.
Danger of email emojis
Even hackers love smiley faces
Whether it’s via WhatsApp or Facebook – without emojis, our social media conversations would be bland and uninspiring. Even in emails, the smiley faces and small pictures are becoming increasingly popular. But beware! These email emojis could spell danger. Find out with us, how hackers use the emojis for their own purposes.
What is a Smart TV?
Avoid security gaps on your smart devices
The concept of Smart Homes is definitely a hot topic at the moment. Whether it’s via Alexa or Siri – heating, lights or blinds can be controlled remotely. The sky’s the limit, thanks to the Smart Home. There are also Smart Watches and Smart TVs – But what is a Smart TV exactly? And what security […]
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.
Presenting the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL
New camera, processor etc.
Google traditionally introduces its new smartphones in October. And true to tradition, Google has announced the third generation of the device series -the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. There are many innovations to look forward to. Read on to find out what new features are waiting for you.
iPhone does not charge
“ChargeGate” with the new iPhone XS Max
The new iPhone has only just come onto the market and already there are negative headlines. This is not the first time though, because with almost every new smartphone there is often something to complain about at first. The latest criticism is that the iPhone does not charge when it is plugged in. Find out […]