Category «Technology»

Ask Jack: How can I use airport and hotel wifi safely?

Why are all the free wifi services offered by hotels and airports etc unsecured? I scan networks with AVG and then use TunnelBear’s VPN (virtual private network) whenever I want to use them for anything other than checking weather or news. Steve There’s often a trade-off between security, convenience and cost. This doesn’t just apply to wireless hotspots …

Elon Musk says AI could lead to third world war

Elon Musk has said again that artificial intelligence could be humanity’s greatest existential threat, this time by starting a third world war. The prospect clearly weighs heavily on Musk’s mind, since the SpaceX, Tesla and Boring Company chief tweeted at 2.33am Los Angeles time about how AI could led to the end of the world – …

Get ready to welcome Alexa on your Android devices

Amazon, earlier in the year, had said that it would be introducing a virtual assistant known as Alexa on its mobile application. Alexa would be accessible with the main shopping application of Amazon and would help users by making their shopping experience easier. The voice assistant feature was launched on iPhones all the way back …

Why is the iPhone 8 rumoured to be so expensive?

The soon to release iPhone 8 has generated a lot of speculation about what its features and latest technologies are going to be like. New rumours are coming out every single week about the greatly anticipated smart phone. The latest talks about the design say that the iPhone 8 will have a display of 5.8 …