Daily Archives: July 30, 2019

Nintendo Switch Lite is available to pre-order starting today

After making its debut in a Nintendo Direct last month, the Nintendo Switch Lite is finally available to pre-order at most major retailers including Amazon.  According to information provided by Nintendo during the presentation the console only works in handheld mode and the Joy-Cons are non-removable, which could pose problems …

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Violent email scams are on the rise

Email extortion scams are once again being used by cybercriminals according to new research from Symantec which managed to block almost 300m of these malicious emails during the first five months of 2019. The scam begins when users receive an email with one of their old passwords in the Subject …

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Massive Note 10 Plus 5G revealed in several leaks

We’re just starting to see leaked images of the stylus-packing Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and its higher-specced Plus version, but there’s something new in the mix: leaked information on and images of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus 5G. The first image came courtesy of reputable leaker Evan Blass (who …

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Twitter scams use fake tech support accounts

Twitter is the latest social network to fall victim to cybercriminals who are using the platform to launch tech support scams, command-and-control (C&C) operations and data exfiltration according to a new study from Trend Micro. To compile their new “Hunting Threats on Twitter: How social media can be used to …

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The iPhone 7 gets a massive price cut at Amazon

If you’re looking for a killer deal on an unlocked iPhone, then you’ve come to the right place. Amazon has the renewed 32GB iPhone 7 on sale for just $204.99. That’s a $344 discount and the best price we’ve found for the smartphone that comes in your color choice of …

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Song ID, one of the best new Alexa skills, is finally in the UK

As convenient as Alexa’s hands-free music is, it can get irritating when you never know the name of the song or band currently playing – especially if you’re having to pause the music yourself to check.  Now, Alexa’s optional Song ID feature, which runs you through the track and artist …

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Amazon device deal: buy one Echo Dot and get another for free

If you missed out on Amazon device deals during Prime Day, then you’re in luck. Right now Amazon is offering two Echo Dots for the price of one when you apply the coupon code DOT2PACK at checkout. The best-selling Echo Dot currently retails for $49.99, so with this deal, you’re …

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