Password-theft 0day imperils users of High Sierra and earlier macOS versions

(credit: Koichi Taniguchi) There’s a vulnerability in High Sierra and earlier versions of macOS that allows rogue applications to steal plaintext passwords stored in the Mac keychain, a security researcher said Monday. That’s the same day the widely anticipated update was released. The Mac keychain is a digital vault of sorts that stores passwords and […]

Galaxy S8: What’s the difference between U.S. unlocked and carrier versions?

Galaxy S8: What’s the difference between U.S. unlocked and carrier versions? the unlocked and untouched version of the Galaxy S8 offers the quickest setup process of any of the carrier models. In this version, you’ll only have to walk through the Google account login screen for Android, and then once more to log in to […]

Vizio’s 2017 P-Series 4K HDR TVs: Same as 2016 Versions but With New Software

Stephan Jukic – May 1, 2017 When it comes to their best-selling and genuinely excellent P-Series 4K HDR TVs from last year, Vizio has decided that it’s not quite time to get rid of a great thing. Thus, for the 2017 P-Series lineup from this company that’s now owned by LeEco, what you’ll get is the same […]

Software

Nikon reports possible View NX-i image data corruption when using Nikon Transfer 2 on the latest versions of macOS Sierra

Nikon reports possible View NX-i image data corruption when using Nikon Transfer 2 on the latest versions of macOS Sierra Nikon Japan published a warning about a possible image data corruption in View NX-i when transferring images with Nikon Transfer 2 on macOS Sierra version 10.12.2. The latest ViewNX-i version 1.2.4 is compatible with macOS […]

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Xiaomi’s Pinecone SoC details leaked, tipped to have two versions

Xiaomi’s Pinecone SoC details leaked, tipped to have two versions The V670 is tipped to be the entry-level version and is expected to be the one powering the Mi 5c. The Pinecone V670 is tipped to feature eight Cortex A53 processors in a big.LITTLE setup with four high performance cores and four power efficient cores. […]

Three prospective Xiaomi Mi 6 versions detailed by insiders, including dual-edged Premier

Three prospective Xiaomi Mi 6 versions detailed by insiders, including dual-edged Premier That’s the rumored “entry-level” SKU, mind you, codenamed Mi 6 Youth, and likely to be priced around the 2,000 Yuan ($ 290) mark in China. Meanwhile, a Xiaomi Mi 6 “Standard” might set you back the rough equivalent of $ 365 (CNY 2,500), […]

Xiaomi Mi 6 To Be Available In Three Versions With Two Different Chipsets

Xiaomi Mi 6 To Be Available In Three Versions With Two Different Chipsets The cheaper model with MediaTek’s Helio X30 will cost CNY1,999 (around $ 290), while the model with powerful Snapdragon 835 will be priced at CNY2499 (around $ 360). The third model will have the same Snapdragon 835 chipset paired with dual-edge curved […]

Computer Hardware

The best Linux distros: 7 versions of Linux we recommend

Think MacBooks are a rip-off and Windows 10 is flat-out rubbish? Perhaps it’s time to check out a Linux distro.  If you’ve never touched Linux before, don’t be scared. A distro is simply a particular packaging-up of Linux. Top things that vary between them include the default interface, known as a desktop environment, preinstalled apps […]