Malicious apps were found on the Google Play store … again … and this time they were stealing banking credentials. Find out here how it happened.
Amazon announced that Alexa is now gaining Conversation Mode to make your patter with it even more natural. Find out how it will work.
It was a little surprising to see this news released by Apple: the Cupertino tech company is launching a Self Service repair program in 2022.
Google Maps is updating to help with your Black Friday and holiday chores, whether you’re shopping, picking up groceries, or traveling.
A third-party security specialist has stepped in to develop a patch for a Windows 10 and 11 security vulnerability. Find out what it’s about.
YouTube greatly upset users this week when it announced it would be permanently eliminating the dislike button counts. Will it change for you?
The Anker CEO believes there will soon be chargers that can charge phones in just 20 minutes. Find out how GaN chargers will factor in.
The most recent change to the online payment structure is that Amazon will start accepting Venmo payments – but not until after the holidays.
Plans for a new 5G spectrum rollout next month were put on hold by AT&T and Verizon due to possible interference with airplanes.
Some users of older macs are complaining of their machines not restarting after installing the macOS Monterey update. How will Apple resolve it?
It’s been reported that the Pixel 6 feature Magic Eraser can be added to older devices. Is this what Google was planning with this release?
Google has set a plicy that will allow minors 9or their parents) to remove images of them from Google Search. Find out how it works.
Google and Roku are currently in a dispute over data, columinating in the search giant pulling its Youtube apps away from Roku.
Tesla has dealt with multiple issues with its AutoPilot feature and is now having to do the same with the Full Self Driving beta, according to CEO.
Keeping your work and perseonal lives separatei doesn’t have to be difficult. The Android work profile is coming to Google Workspaces in 2022.
This article details the news that mark Zuckerberg wants to change the name of Facebook and refocus it, revolving around the metaverse.
The Fisher-Price Chatter Telephone now includes Bluetooth to pair it with your smartphone. Find out how this piece of nostalgia works.
A Chrome developer site shows Chromebook devices may be picking up the ability to answer your phone. Find out more in this article.
Apple published a document this week making its case against allowing users to sideload apps, citing Android’s malware as the reason.
To solve the problem of sharing passwords when not secure, iPassword now allows you to share passwords via a secure link with Psst!
Cybercriminals are profiting off your personal information. Read on to find out how much your hacked info is worth on the Dark Web.
An excuse was offered for the outage that affected Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp. Learn about this and what a whistleblower said.
Google wants to help you retain your searches. It’s testing the Journeys search feature that will group your like-minded Google searches.
Samsung announced that Galaxy phones would gain the ability to be used as a digital car key with the Hyundai EV, the Genesis GV60.
Google is adding the ability to search the Web and YouTube using a combination of text and image. Find out more about how this will work.
The newest malware, TangleBot, targets Android users by pretending to be helpful messages about COVID. It’s one virus using another.
A vlogger has discovered face ID will not longer work on an iPhone 13 if you replace the screen with a third-party option, forcing you into Apple repair.
The Otter assistant chrome extension allows you to skip the meeting, as it sits in for you and even takes notes on what you’re missing.
The iOS 15.1 beta was released to developers, with support for adding vaccination cards to your Wallet. Find out when you can get it on your iPhone.
What if the process to publish newsletters was easier? Google is experimenting with Museletter – an option that would allow journalists and others to send newsletters to Google Docs.
A cyber intelligence group has released details that show hackers are migrating to Telegram from the dark web because of privacy concerns.
The Flicktype develper is upset after having his Apple Watch app initially rejected, only to have it show up on the new Apple Watch 7.
The 2021 fall Apple event brought mostly hardware and not much software. Apple introduced the iPhone 13 models, a new iPad Mini and iPad, the Apple Watch 7, and many cameras.
OS updates are fun to have but also sometimes fix security flaws. Days before the expected announcement of iOS 15, Apple released an emergency software patch to fix a security flaw.
Android users are going to see default Google apps in a whole new way. Google’s Material You design will be coming to Android 12 BEta 5 default Google apps.
Samsung started offering the technology to transfer WhatsApp chats from iOS to new Samsung smartphones last month. Now WhatsApp is working on the opposite: a tool to transfer WhatsApp chats from Android to iOS.
A recent build of Windows 11 became unresponsive for users, and it was discovered that ads for Microsoft’s default apps were the problem. Microsoft issued a fix, but the issue remains.
The newest versions of the OMG cable mimic an Apple lightning cable and USB-C cable. But while they charge or connect your devices, a hacker is stealing your information or possibly offloading malware.
Have you been salivating over all the Windows 11 information we’ve been publishing here on Make Tech Easier? Microsoft announced on Wednesday that Windows 11 would release October 5 – that’s just one month away!
Google wants to increase your security in Gmail by adding Brand Indicators for Message Identification (BIMI) to your inbox.
Microsoft is recommending that users disable the Windows Print Spooler after the third exploit in five weeks was discovered.
The Facebook messenger app for iOS has added sound emojis or “Soundmojis.” Read on to find out all about Messenger’s newest feature.
Windows 365 will take advantage of the hybrid system the workforce is migrating to and make Windows available on Apple and Android devices.
A data scientist announced that fake accounts were found on Twitter and were bearing the blue checkmark showing they’ve been verified.
AirPods are seen as somewhat of the focus in right-to-repair legislation, with users saying battery life gets reduced to one hour.
A new iPhone Wi-Fi bug has been discovered that makes any iPhone it comes near unable to connect to Wi-Fi. It’s the second in a few weeks.
Parents can get a little help with Reading Sidekick, an Alexa skill that reads with children, teaching them the value of reading for fun.