Xiaomi: Wireless mobile charging from the other end of the room

A new wireless device charging technology introduced by Xiaomi: According to the company, “Mi Air Charge Technology” revolutionizes wireless charging methods, allowing wireless charging remotely, without cables or wireless charging “stands”. “Today we are entering a true era of wireless charging”, the company underlines in a statement.  At the “heart” of the Chinese company’s technology are Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

What apps eat up your data

Are you anxiously looking at the rest of your mobile plan data, like the rest of your bank account, as you approach the end of the month? You are not alone. We searched and found which applications consume the lion’s share of your valuable data, and what you can do Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Tips for secure access to free Wi-Fi on holiday

Most of us usually search for a free Wi-Fi hotspot on our holidays to connect, in order to avoid data charges from mobile operators. Most of us connect all devices, such as smartphones, tablets and laptops, to public open Wi-Fi spots, so we can access our e-mails, surf the Internet, or post on social media. But are Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

TeamViewer integrates EloView for better remote control

“TeamViewer”, the leading provider of remote interface solutions, announced the new partnership with “Elo”, the leading global provider of interactive solutions, and the “EloView SaaS” platform for device management, allowing users to remotely control digital signals, “POS” and “Elo”-based self-service devices. “TeamViewer” adds one-to-one power devices to troubleshoot “EloView” content and device management for thousands of devices. Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

How to troubleshoot problems with the internet at home

At a time when traffic restrictions have led to the decongestion of roads and public transport, quarantine, mass work from home and teleeducation are now causing a relative bottleneck in telecommunications networks. So if our network or line have other underlying problems that we had not identified or resolved earlier, we Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Teleworking and Covid-19: What Employees and Businesses should pay attention to

With the decision of governments to close educational institutions and workplaces in an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19, many of us will need to connect remotely to work/school networks, further burdening online resources. We will also see many who are accustomed to the protection offered by a corporate/educational network to Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Discovered vulnerability that jeopardizes more than one billion devices

ESET researchers discovered Kr00k (CVE-2019-15126), a hitherto unknown vulnerability to Wi-Fi chips used on client devices, Wi-Fi access points and routers. The Kr00k vulnerability encrypts the network communication of an infected device with an “all-zero”encryption key, enabling the cyber-criminal to decrypt wireless network packages and successfully crown its attack. Kr00k’s discovery is linked to previous ESET investigation into Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Bracelet-“shield” against “indiscreet” electronic microphones

A “shield” device against microphones located in the user’s environment (including hidden microphones) was developed by researchers from the University of Chicago. This hand-worn device, referring to a bracelet, is based on the fact that when exposed to ultrasound, most commercially available microphones leak sound into the audible spectrum. In addition, as the researchers Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …