Hola responds to botnet accusations, doesn't really apologise

Tuesday, 2/June/2015 - at 10:43 AM

After being caught with its hand in the internet cookie jar, effectively selling its users’ idle bandwidth without being upfront about it, VPN service Hola has vowed to be more transparent about its dealings and what the bandwidth is being used for in a lengthy blog entry posted earlier today.Beginning with a self-congratulating boast regarding…

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One of two rumored Apple streaming services may miss WWDC

Tuesday, 2/June/2015 - at 9:45 AM

Don’t become a TV cord cutter just yet. Apple’s long-rumored plans to put live television into a new Apple TV may not happen next week.Apple’s subscription TV service won’t be announced on June 8, according to the report. The company’s rumored Apple Music streaming service will have to a sing solo part.When is it coming…

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Caitlyn Jenner bests Obama's Twitter record in just four hours

Tuesday, 2/June/2015 - at 8:28 AM

Caitlyn Jenner was introduced to the world today on the cover of Vanity Fair, and now she’s taken the title of "fastest to a million Twitter followers" from one Barack Obama. Obama, who held the title for a mere two weeks, gained a million followers on his personal Twitter account in five hours. Jenner made…

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Review: Acer TravelMate P645 (2015)

Tuesday, 2/June/2015 - at 6:53 AM

Introduction and designThe updated Acer TravelMate P645 ($949, £645, AU$1,250) is designed specifically for the business user with ants in his or her pants. Stripped of the bells, whistles and heft of traditional mobile workstations, the P645 is a somewhat lightweight laptop with loads of ports, tremendous battery life and not much else.It’s ideal for…

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