Tag Archive: Steal


An iOS scam designed to cheat people out of money is being reported by users in both the United States and the U.K. A number of iPhone and iPad users have received pop-up notifications on their devices informing them that… Read more ›

Plex, the popular media streaming service that makes it easy to access your entire video, music, and photo catalogs from pretty much anywhere, has been hacked. A server breach this week allowed hackers to gain access to user data — including… Read more ›

A group of six university researchers claim to have successfully bypassed Apple’s tight App Store approval processes to publish Mac and iOS malware apps. According to the report, the team presented the zero-day vulnerability to Apple back in October 2014 and were… Read more ›

Android flaw lets hackers steal our fingerprint data

A security research firm has uncovered a flaw in Android that allows hackers to steal copies of our fingerprints from the Galaxy S5, and possibly other devices. Samsung says it is already investigating the issue, which will be demonstrated at… Read more ›

Well, there goes Alfred. That’s the first thought I had when I saw the new Spotlight in OS X Yosemite. I feared that Apple had basically made my favorite little app launcher obsolete (we nerds call it “sherlockedâ€). I was wrong.… Read more ›

Usually when thieves try to steal an iPhone, it’s by swiping it from your hands, or picking it out of your back pocket. But in Beijing, China, three men tried to steal $ 300,000 worth of iPhones in a very different… Read more ›

Thieves use iPod nano to try and steal cash from ATM

Looking for a use for that old iPod nano you’ve got lying around the house, gathering dust? Why not become a credit card thief? Okay, so that’s probably the worst piece of advice you’ve received today, but it was still… Read more ›

Thieves use iPod nano to try and steal cash from ATM

Looking for a use for that old iPod nano you’ve got lying around the house, gathering dust? Why not become a credit card thief? Okay, so that’s probably the worst piece of advice you’ve received today, but it was still… Read more ›

One of the many, many things that Apple does right is trackpads. Not only is the trackpad hardware that Apple uses in the MacBook lineup the best in the world (seriously, I’ve never used a non-Apple trackpad that even came… Read more ›

When it comes to mobile communication chips, Qualcomm has cemented itself as Apple’s go-to supplier. The San Diego-based semi-conductor company dominates the mobile chips business like Apple dominates tablets, but Intel is ready to steal a large chunk of it,… Read more ›