Monthly Archives: August 2010

Intel in $7.68bn McAfee takeover

  The world’s biggest chip maker, Intel, has agreed to buy the security technology firm, McAfee. Intel will pay $7.68bn (£5bn) in cash. Under the terms of the deal, Intel said it would pay $48 per share in cash for … Continue reading

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Virus writers hit Google Android phones

  The next big area for malware writers are Smart Phone’s due to the ever increasing popularity of these phones from the Apple iPhones, to the Google Android and Windows Mobile based phones. Many users just think its their Windows … Continue reading

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Fraud alerts: Microsoft lottery scam and phony phone tech support

  At this point in time there seems to be a number of fake and phony scams going on regarding Microsoft, the main two are the Lottery and fake technical support scams. Please read more about these two scams below … Continue reading

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Google drops Wave because of lack of users

  While I did get a beta invite to this project from Google, I thought it may take off more than it did. However using it for a while and with lack of other friends wanting to use it, it … Continue reading

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