Apple deliberately slows down iPhones with old batteries

Reddit users have noticed that Apple appears to be slowing down old iPhones that have low-capacity batteries. Many people showed the proof for Apple reducing the clock speed of iPhone with old batteries. It seems the CPU speed resumed to factory setting once after replacing the iPhone battery. Some Reddit users are arguing that Apple … Continue reading “Apple deliberately slows down iPhones with old batteries”

Your smartphone can be used for Fighting cybercrime

A University at Buffalo-led team of researchers has discovered how to identify smartphones by examining just one photo taken by the device. The advancement opens the possibility of using smartphones — instead of body parts — as a form of identification to deter cybercrime. “Like snowflakes, no two smartphones are the same. Each device, regardless … Continue reading “Your smartphone can be used for Fighting cybercrime”

10-Year-Old Boy Cracks the Face ID On IPhone X

A 10-Year-Old Boy was managed to unlock his Mothers iPhone X by cracking the Face ID using nothing but… his own face. Attaullah Malik and Sana Sherwani made that discovery earlier this month, when their fifth-grade son, Ammar Malik, walked into the bedroom of their Staten Island home to admire their new pair of iPhone … Continue reading “10-Year-Old Boy Cracks the Face ID On IPhone X”

Sirin Labs announce development of world’s first blockchain-powered smartphone

A company called Sirin Labs is developing an open-source smartphone that runs on a fee-less blockchain. This smartphone is named as “Finney” for honoring bitcoin pioneer Hal Finney. The Finney will be the only smartphone in the world that’s fully secure and safe enough to hold cryptographic coins. Sirin Labs is launching a crowdsale event … Continue reading “Sirin Labs announce development of world’s first blockchain-powered smartphone”

IBM’s DEFFEND will detect Fraud using your SmartPhone

Researchers at IBM have developed a financial fraud solution known as DEFFEND. Short for Dispersed Financial Fraud Enhanced Detection, DEFFEND sits on top of classical fraud detection solutions. It takes your existing fraud detection to the next level, with personalized protection that is built into your clients’ smartphone devices. Most of us keep our mobile … Continue reading “IBM’s DEFFEND will detect Fraud using your SmartPhone”