Researchers called this the "largest known Apple account theft caused by malware."
Researchers called this the "largest known Apple account theft caused by malware."
You don't need to spend $349.99 or more for a smartwatch that pairs with your iPhone thanks to a new Google app. Will iPhone owners take the bait and buy into Android Wear? I'm dubious.
Earlier reports that an Android Wear companion app for iPhones are looking good: Huawei says its new Google-powered watch will work with iOS 8.2 or better.
Hoping for at least 32 GB of storage on the base iPhone 6s? You might be disappointed based on a picture of the reported packaging unless Apple offers four storage variations.
It's nearly time for new iPhones: Apple is holding a special event at the Bill Graham Auditorium where it will likely debut the new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus.
Typical of the "s" model years, the new 2015 iPhone models are shaping up to be much improved; particularly in the image sensors, making the most popular phone camera even better.
Readers have asked us about whether it's possible to just keep an old phone and save money, instead of upgrading when a contract ends. In this helpful article, David Gewirtz walks you through the risks and benefits of doing so.
Apple's shipments were only slightly behind the 4.4 million units shipped by current wearable leader Fitbit.
Every tech platform wants to be helpful to you and live in your pocket. The personal assistant sounds great until there are too many of them.
It's about time: Those "open access" requirements on Verizon go back to the 2008 auction for 700 MHz spectrum.
Germany's top court for patent disputes agrees that Apple's 'swipe to unlock' feature on iOS devices should never have qualified for a patent.
Now that most of the recent Android phones -- including some low-cost models -- support fast charging, Apple's iPhone has to play catch-up.
China is bucking the conventional consumer wisdom as people aren't holding off on buying iPhones just before the next models arrive.
Samsung launched a couple new phones, BlackBerry may have a new phone coming, and Apple may be targeting the enterprise with a new iPad.
David Gewirtz looks at the many factors that go into deciding on a phone and compares the two ecosystems category by category.
Here are five ways to secure the data on your Mac using both built-in tools and third-party utilities. All of these are robust tools that can thwart both casual snoopers and hardcore hackers. And on top of that, they won't cost you a dime.
Here's my list of must-have accessories for this popular mobile notebook. All of these are products that I rely on daily to get my work done, and all have been field tested for durability and reliability.
Some companies have more money than sense. Apple has both. What could the iPhone and iPad maker buy with its $178 billion cash pile?
If you use a Mac, you're going to want to take a look at these quirky little add-ons. Each one can save you time, increase productivity, and reduce frustration.
Mobile data is probably more of a commodity than anything else in our tech lives. Here are six ways to drastically reduce your monthly consumption.
There's little doubt that OS X 10.10 'Yosemite' is a fully-featured operating system that helps you to get a lot done, but by adding a few extra utilities will allow you get an awful lot more from the platform with very little extra effort.
Want to get more out of your iPhone or iPad? Here are a selection of tips and tricks to help you unlock more from iOS 8.1.
Think you don't need an antivirus scanner for your Mac? Get your head out of the sand and get protected!
The biggest tech expo of the year is drawing to an end. Here's the very best tech we've seen -- including virtual reality, wearable tech, PCs-on-a-stick, and next-generation chips.
My tech works hard for a living, and so it requires a certain measure of care and feeding to keep it running. And what better time than the first weekend of a bright New Year to get it all ready for the challenges ahead.
Apple has had a cracking year, with stellar sales and sky-high revenues. But despite billions in the bank and products flying off the shelves in record numbers, the Cupertino giant has challenges to face over the coming year.
A look back at the hot topics, major deals, and the technological breakthroughs of 2014 -- from security to product launches, and the year's successes and catastrophes.
With Apple Pay providing your digital wallet, it is handy to have a phone case to carry your other physical cards around.
Microsoft Office for the iPad is a very good suite, but may be overkill for some users.
What if Santa moonlighted as a tech CEO for the rest of the year? I'm pretty sure these cutthroat titans of tech feel that jolly old St. Nick is missing a trick or two by giving people the gifts they want as opposed to using his position to gain dominance and market share.
Once you've found out what the weather's like in Ukraine, and asked what the meaning of life is, Apple's Siri assistant can seem pretty useless — doubly so, if you're in Australia. But if you team it up with Wolfram Alpha, you can get some nice results to questions with substance.
At a Churchill Club event in San Jose, Calif., former PARC engineer Larry Tesler talks about Steve Jobs' trips to Xerox's PARC, including the one where Jobs eyed the company's graphical user interface prototype, which ended up making it into the Mac OS. Tesler decided to leave Xerox soon after and started working at Apple.
Apple co-founder and longtime friend Steve Wozniak talks about his "unbelievably fortunate partnership" with Steve Jobs. Wozniak also reveals what Jobs said to him in recent months about his illness. He spoke with Erica Hill, co-anchor of CBS News' "The Early Show."
A pivotal moment in Apple's history, CEO Steve Jobs announces iTunes for Windows on October 16, 2003. Jobs stated at the time, "It's probably the best Windows app ever written." The release was also considered a good strategic move by Apple because, for the first time, Windows users could buy music from Apple's online store, giving them a feel for the Apple user experience.
After a week of using Office 2013 we're pleasantly surprised. The changes Microsoft has made to support Windows 8 — and specifically Windows 8 tablets — are logical, and they work well with more traditional ways of using Office.
The AirStation 1750 is a decent router with a solid, if uninspiring, feature set and good compatibility with existing wireless devices. However, its impressive 802.11ac performance shows that this is a new technology worth keeping an eye on.
The XR-4000 is a very flexible, configurable and manageable Wi-Fi array that provides a compelling alternative to traditional solutions. Xirrus's modular architecture and pricing allows businesses to cater for their current requirements while retaining a clear upgrade path.
Diskeeper's easy-to-deploy defragmentation tool requires little management to keep virtual machine storage in tip-top condition, without adversely affecting the activities of other VMs on the same hypervisor or storage network.
ZyXEL's NWA3160-N is a very flexible 802.11n access point that's capable of performing all the roles required in a managed wireless LAN, making it a very cost-effective choice.
A comprehensive endpoint management suite, ZENworks 11 can manage a mix of Windows and Linux systems from a single console using just one client agent. It takes time to deploy, but once up and running is easy to use.
Priced to attract smaller businesses needing simple network management capabilities, the DES-1100-24 is a decent, if fairly basic, smart switch with a couple of interesting features.
As a domestic or small-office telephony gateway, the Fritz!Box 7390 delivers evolutionary improvements over its 7270 predecessor. It has all you need to set up a small yet powerful PBX system, and its impressive ease of use makes it eminently suitable for non-specialists.
Whether used in 'dumb' or 'smart' mode, Netgear's ProSafe GS110TP offers good value for smaller businesses looking to add traffic management and/or power-over-Ethernet capabilities to their networks.
With impressive flexibility, a small footprint and good performance, Lancom's L-320agn is suitable for a wide range of deployment scenarios, particularly where low visibility is required.
There's nothing not to like about the ProCurve 1410-24G, which will prove a highly useful addition to any SME network that requires a zero-admin device.
Outstanding configuration flexibility makes this a great internet gateway for use in complex or unusual SME networks, and where 3G broadband is required for primary or backup WAN connectivity.
The 2010 version of Backup Exec offers a huge range of options, including protection for both Microsoft and VMware virtual environments and deduplication, which could help rein in storage spending.
A highly recommended management tool for SMEs, Microsoft's updated System Center Essentials is much easier to deploy and now comes fully equipped to manage virtual as well as physical resources.
Small businesses or branch/remote offices seeking an easily managed unified security, routing, switching and wireless network system should short-list the Cisco 890 family of Integrated Services Routers.