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Netflix releases for November: What to watch this month

If you like action movies, medical drama, Tom Cruise and Christian Bale, then Netflix has what you need this November. This month’s line-up of new films ... Full story

The ‘Nixie’ wearable drone camera wins Intel’s Make it Wearable competition

PUT this on your wish list right now: a wearable piece of hi-tech that enables you take a better selfie. Nixie, the world’s first ‘wearable ... Full story

Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m gay’

APPLE chief executive Tim Cook has opened up about his sexuality for the first time, saying “being gay is among the greatest gifts God has ... Full story

Man says his iPhone 6 caught fire after bending in pocket

So, not only do iPhone 6 devices bend now, but they also catch fire? Well, at least one man is claiming his did, after it bent ... Full story

Apple launch: new iPad Mini 3 and the iPad Air 2 revealed early

APPLE has accidentally given the world a sneak peek of its new iPads a day early, with pictures of the latest devices appearing in the ... Full story

Bite this, Apple! Samsung gizmos to offer 500% faster Wi-Fi speeds

Samsung gadgets will offer a quantum leap in Wi-Fi speeds from next year, with phones and laptops able to download files at now-unimaginable speeds – ... Full story

The Anonabox turns you into a ghost online allowing you to browse any site you want

If you’ve been browsing sites you want to keep hidden – for instance, if you’re buying a present for your other half, or just browsing ... Full story

Video: Robot ‘cheetah’ bounds across grass just like flesh-eating beast

The Terminator films may actually have understated the speed and agility of the robot enemies humans are likely to face in any future war against ... Full story

Chinese hacking prodigy Wang Zhengyang, 12, says he wants to help expose security flaws

A 12-year-old Chinese ‘hacking prodigy’ broke into his school’s computer system and a shopping website, but claims he’s only doing it to help fix security ... Full story

Bendgate: Embarrassment for Apple after iPhone 6 advert BENDS on billboard

The symbolic humor of this billboard is truly remarkable especially if you consider the bend in the billboard corresponds exactly where the iPhone 6 bend is ... Full story

Facebook’s stalking just got worse

Go on, change your privacy settings — you still can’t hide ... Full story

Snapchat and Tinder settle lawsuits under cover of Apple launch

WITH everybody distracted by the bright lights and action of an Apple launch it’s a perfect opportunity for companies to slip their ugly news under ... Full story

Apple Watch officially announced

APPLE has officially announced its smart watch, simply named the “Apple Watch”, at an event in San Francisco today. For the first time in his ... Full story

Can’t decide how to be violent? Buy this pistol, knife AND knuckle duster called Apache revolver

Don’t you just hate it when you don’t know whether to pull a gun, a knife or a set of knuckle dusters? Thankfully, this sweet baby ... Full story

The Social network taking China by storm, and making users big money

WITH 100 million active monthly users and a market value of $5.1 billion, one social network is taking China by storm — and making some ... Full story

Amazon to pay $1B for gaming site Twitch

Google has failed in its attempt to acquire Twitch and instead Amazon has stepped up to buy out the video-streaming service. Just a couple of months ... Full story

How to retrieve archived emails on GMAIL

I decided to write this article in case anyone else is as clumsy as I am when it comes to archiving emails on Gmail when ... Full story

Website Diedinhouse reveals all the deaths that have occurred in your home

IF someone had died in your house would you want to know? That is what one US website is allowing people to find out. Diedinhouse.com ... Full story

Apple employee Sam Sung auctions unique business card

He was either extremely good at his job, or an employer at Apple wanted to scare the hell out of people in the HR department. Sam ... Full story

Google using search dominance to widen use of encryption

Google is wielding the power of its dominant Internet search to push more websites into protecting the people using their services. The move announced late Wednesday ... Full story

7 steps to creating a Safe Hacker-Proof Password

Rarely does a week go by without news of another hacking incident. On Tuesday, The New York Times reported that a Russian crime ring had ... Full story

Russian hackers steal 1.2B passwords

Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of Internet heists affecting 420,000 websites, according to a report published Tuesday. The ... Full story

Google defends child porn tip-offs to police

GOOGLE has defended its policy of electronically monitoring its users’ content for child sexual abuse after it tipped off police in Texas to a child ... Full story

Sex offender arrested after Google finds child porn in his email

LAST Wednesday, Houston police arrested a man after finding explicit images of a child on his phone and tablet. The suspect, who was convicted of ... Full story

Microsoft’s parody of ‘Sexy and I Know It’ is most embarrassing thing ever

IN what could be the most cringing, shuddering act of geekery our poor eyes have been subjected to, those studs over at Microsoft have created ... Full story

Twitter discloses diversity numbers — most workers are white or Asian

TWITTER conceded that it has been hiring too many white and Asian men to fill high-paying technology jobs, just like several other major companies in ... Full story

Verizon boosts FiOS uploads to match downloads

Verizon is boosting the upload speeds of nearly all its FiOS connections to match the download speeds, vastly shortening the time it takes for subscribers ... Full story

Amazon seeks permission from United States Federal Aviation Administration for drone tests

ONLINE giant Amazon has sought permission for drone test flights in the United States, saying it is moving forward on plans for deliveries using the ... Full story

FaceTime not working on your iPad or iphone? Here’s the fix

CAN’T FaceTime? You’re not alone. Scores of people running iOS 6 have been experiencing issues with FaceTime on their iPhones and iPads dating back to ... Full story

Samsung Galaxy Tab S tablet sets sights on Apple iPads with lower prices, more powerful technology

SAMSUNG is about to take the battle to Apple head-on, confirming its first range of premium tablets will match or undercut the iPad on price ... Full story