Daily Archives: August 6, 2019

Best cases for Surface Pro (2019) and Surface Pro 6 of 2019

Microsoft’s Surface Pro is quite the 2-in-1 device, designed for life on the move. To help protect it from scrapes, scuffs, and dreaded drops, consider grabbing one of these exceptional cases. All cases in this roundup will fit both the fifth-generation Surface Pro (2017) and the latest Surface Pro 6. …

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Gamescom 2019: schedule, dates, predictions, news and rumors

Gamescom 2019: what you need to know What is it? The world’s largest gaming event (in terms of exhibitions and visitor numbers) Where is it? Cologne, Germany When is it? August 20-24, 2019 Can I get tickets? Yep, from the Gamescom website It’s that time of year again, when E3 …

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Mobile download speeds as much about manufacturer as network

The real-world speeds experienced by mobile users depends not just on which mobile network they are using, but also the type of device, new research has found. A report from Opensignal looked at speeds from devices from the world’s three largest smartphone manufacturers, and found significant differences between them in …

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Fancy Bear hackers used IoT devices to hack corporate networks

A state-sponsored hacking group from Russia is targeting IoT devices in order to breach corporate networks which are then used to pivot to more high-value targets. According to the Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center, attacks have been observed in the wild and Microsoft attributes these attacks to a group it calls …

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Nikon Z3: why it makes perfect sense

Details of a patent that shows something that looks very much like an entry-level Z-series camera emerged a few days ago, sending the internet into a frenzy of speculation that an entry-level mirrorless Nikon model would be shortly with us.  Yet, with no official launch, no teaser campaign, no model …

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The Apple Card is available starting today for a select few

It’s official: the Apple Card will be available starting today, but only in a “preview rollout” for a select group of users, according to The Verge. A broad rollout will follow later in August for all US iPhone owners. The preview group is comprised of folks who signed up for …

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