Posts Tagged 'mobile app'

If the laws of nature are capable of teaching us one thing it’s this: if it seems too good to be true, it usually is. One of the most popular apps in the Google Play Store was recently found to be just that – a fantasy. The app titled Virus Shield purported to “improve the […]

A night at the movies previously meant compromising between an edge-of-your-seat thriller and that new Nora Ephron romantic comedy, with the biggest ding to your wallet being a $10 bucket of large popcorn. However, now it may end up costing you more than just the exorbitantly priced snacks. Movie ticket site Fandango as well as […]

The latest iteration of Apple’s iOS platform, iOS 7.1, launched on March 10 with an updated look and new features, as well as some key improvements to the security of the operating system. For this, you can thank hackers. Or, more specifically, you can thank the hackers who help people jailbreak their device. The practice […]

As the world becomes increasingly mobile, criminals are prioritizing their scams to target smartphone and tablets users more than ever before. Our recent McAfee Labs Threats Report: Fourth Quarter 2013  identified 3.73 million total pieces of mobile malware in 2013, and an astounding 197% increase of total samples from the end of the previous year. […]

Every year brings with it a new app craze. 2011 was the year of Angry Birds; 2012 was the year of Temple Run; 2013 was the year of Candy Crush—and 2014 is definitely on track to be the year of Flappy Bird. Flappy Bird was initially released in May of 2013, but really only gained […]