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Top apps to enhance living

Top apps to enhance living

Mari Spanja, Reporter

September 11, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sport and Lifestyle

With so many apps coming out so fast it's easy to overlook some of the gems that can make life a little easier. We took a moment to ask around and make a list of seven of the apps our friends are raving about:   Number one: Tasty The free Tasty application was released this year on the app store and features over 2...

iPhone SE: a smaller release

iPhone SE: a smaller release

Calle Bolmgren, Staff reporter

April 18, 2016


Filed under News

One small iPhone and one small iPad. One can easily say that there was no big news presented this Monday at Apple's latest announcement in Cupertino, California. However, the new iPhone is filling up a gap in their product line. CEO Tim Cook presented Silicon Valleys worst kept secret yesterday....

Nothing is sacred: ‘KeRanger’ ransomware is after your Mac, money

Nothing is sacred: ‘KeRanger’ ransomware is after your Mac, money

Jonah Highman, Staff reporter

March 10, 2016


Filed under News

This week has seen the worst attack on Mac computers yet: the “KeRanger” ransomware virus is the first Mac-targeted virus to actually make it “into the wild”, making it the first properly dangerous threat to Mac users.

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$4 million reward for iOS 9 hack

$4 million reward for iOS 9 hack

Christopher May, Staff reporter

September 24, 2015


Filed under News

A software security company is offering up to A$4.2 million (US$3 million) to three hackers that can find any vulnerabilities in Apple's latest mobile operating system, iOS 9. This comes after Apple claimed iOS9 is the most secure incarnation of it's iPhone and iPad software to date. Zerodium,...

Plus-sized phones are phabulous

Plus-sized phones are phabulous

Danielle Austin, Staff reporter

May 22, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

With many of the largest smartphone producers set to release their next-generation phones in the second half of this year, tech enthusiasts believe the ‘phablet’ reign will continue. A phablet is the name given to a device that combines a smartphone and tablet, generally with a screen size larger...

The Apple Watch: does our future look fit?

The Apple Watch: does our future look fit?

Heather Hanson, Staff Reporter

October 27, 2014


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

When you think futuristic, you think 'time traveling, flying, and talking into your wrist watch'. Well folks, it looks like we are slowly  catching up with the Jetsons. Apple has a brand new Apple Watch in the making, said to be released early in 2015. The watch is iPhone iOS 8 compatible, includes...

Introducing the Apple watch and the iPhone 6

Introducing the Apple watch and the iPhone 6

Marie Bertolini, Staff Reporter

September 12, 2014


Filed under News

The long awaited iPhone 6 has been dubbed "bigger than bigger" with two new models revealed along with an Apple Watch. The Apple Watch will be available for purchase in 2015 with a range of faces and straps made to suit your personal style. This new gadget will allow you to draw, message, track and...

iPhone 6 features released

iPhone 6 features released

Kyle Brown, Post-graduate broadcasting student

September 12, 2014


Filed under News

Apple has unveiled a new smart-watch and two new iPhones. The eagerly anticipated Apple Watch had been hinted at by industry insiders and today the public got their first look. Post-graduate broadcasting student Kyle Brown reports. Apple Watch from ECUDaily on Vimeo....

Net widens over biggest celebrity hacking scandal in history

Net widens over biggest celebrity hacking scandal in history

Heather Hanson, Staff Reporter

September 3, 2014


Filed under News

Nude photos from what is being called the ‘biggest celebrity hacking scandal in history’ are flooding the Internet of A-listers such as Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton, and Ariana Grande. Not all the photos have been confirmed as real, and the source of the leak is still being investigated. It...

US investigates photo hacking scandal

US investigates photo hacking scandal

Alexander Vallance, Staff Reporter

September 2, 2014


Filed under News

An investigation is under way by Apple and the FBI, who are trying to find a hacker who leaked intimate photos from iCloud of over a hundred celebrities on Sunday. Alexander Vallance reports. ...

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