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Facebook Partners with Kaspersky to Launch a new Malware Removal Tool

Facebook Partners with Kaspersky to Launch a new Malware Removal Tool

Facebook is the world’s largest online social network, which makes it a very attractive target for hackers and other malevolent parties. We’ve talked about quite a few Facebook scams here on Technology Personalized, so by now you probably know that these are quite serious, as there is a big risk of getting your computer infected with malware if you fall prey. There […]

     
 
 

Samsung is Disabling Windows Update on its Laptops, Possibly Leaving Users Vulnerable [Update]

Samsung is Disabling Windows Update on its Laptops, Possibly Leaving Users Vulnerable [Update]

Update: Samsung now announces that it will stop disabling Windows Update on its hardware. The article has been updated to add comments from Samsung. Check it at the bottom. Below is the original story.  Samsung is forcefully disabling Windows update on many of its laptops. The South Korean technology conglomerate ships its laptops with a suite called SW Update which comes […]

     
 
 

HomeLane Launches Kaleido VR Device to Help Users Envision Room Setup From Their Home

HomeLane Launches Kaleido VR Device to Help Users Envision Room Setup From Their Home    

Buying furnishing items is one of the most boring and tedious things one can do. That’s because it’s mostly done through brick and mortal stores. In the age where e-commerce businesses are booming, and everything we do can be dealt on the interweb, the experience of purchasing furniture or envisioning different setup for your dream room on the web isn’t par […]

     
 
 

Qualcomm’s Upcoming Mid-Range Snapdragon 620 Chip Outpaces Snapdragon 810 & Exynos 7420 in Leaked Geekbench Benchmark

Qualcomm’s Upcoming Mid-Range Snapdragon 620 Chip Outpaces Snapdragon 810 & Exynos 7420 in Leaked Geekbench Benchmark

The Snapdragon 800 chipset was the most powerful mobile processor of its time. Its successors, the Snapdragon 801 and the 805 continued the tradition, but Qualcomm’s latest commercially available Snapdragon 810, sadly, not only has earned a name for a bad reason (overheating), but also it is no longer the most muscly chipset out there. Several benchmark tests have shown […]

     
 
 

Google Launches Ad-Supported Free Version of Play Music To Take on Apple Music, Pandora and Spotify

Google Launches Ad-Supported Free Version of Play Music To Take on Apple Music, Pandora and Spotify

While the world decides whether or not it should ditch Pandora and Spotify for Apple Music which is releasing later this month (June 30), Google today is making sure that people don’t forget it too has a music streaming service. The Mountain View-based giant today announces that Play Music will now offer a free, ad-supported version of the service to […]

     
 
 

Oukitel Smartphone With 10000mAh Battery is in Works, Promises 7-day Long Battery Life

Oukitel Smartphone With 10000mAh Battery is in Works, Promises 7-day Long Battery Life

Our smartphones are becoming increasingly powerful with each new iteration. Most of the flagship phones today sport QHD display, and Herculean processor and memory. But packing in such muscly combination comes at a cost: mediocre battery life. That’s also one thing that hasn’t innovated at the same pace as other modules of the phone. But thankfully, despite the slow innovation […]

     
 
 

Xperia Smartphones in Sony’s Open Device Program can now Run a Preview Build of Android M

Xperia Smartphones in Sony’s Open Device Program can now Run a Preview Build of Android M    

There are still millions out there who are still looking to get Android Lollipop on their devices, but Sony hopes to impress its customers with a preview build of Android M. In a quite surprising move, the Japanese phone maker has decided to release the Android M Developer Preview build for a total of 12 Xperia devices. Thus, the devices in […]