Android Malware Gooligan

1 Million+ Google Accounts Breached by Gooligan

Researchers announce they’ve uncovered a family of Android-based malware that has compromised more than 1 million Google accounts. 86 apps available in third-party marketplaces can root 74 percent of Android phones. Check Point go on to say, “As a result of a lot of hard work done by our security research teams, we revealed today […]

Beware: Auto Update Breaks Windows 10

Some users of Windows 10 are reporting issues installing one of Microsoft’s first updates for the new operating system, which traps them in a reboot loop. The Microsoft 10, KB3081424 update, released on Wednesday, collects a series of smaller updates into one bigger patch designed to make the updating process for new users simpler and […]

Windows 10 is spying on almost everything you do – here’s how to opt out

“We will access, disclose and preserve personal data, including your content (such as the content of your emails, other private communications or files in private folders), when we have a good faith belief that doing so is necessary to.” “There is no world in which 45 pages of policy documents and opt-out settings split across […]

10 Best Free Image Downloaders

There are numerous do-it-all download managers around, but most struggle performing certain specific tasks. Moreover what if you just want to perform a simple download from one particular site, say Pinterest or Picasa, imgur, Bing, Facebook, Flickr, Instagram, Tumblr or 4chan, quickly and without much fuss? Well if that’s the case read on MacDuff. Pinterest […]

RetroShare: Free Private, Secure Communications

RetroShare is a decentralised file sharing network that allows you to share files with your authenticated friends and family in complete privacy. It’s free encrypted communication for you and your mates. All communication is encrypted and nobody – not even your Internet Service Provider (ISP) – can see what you are sharing. Decentralised means there […]

Special Folders View Free Download

SpecialFoldersView is another winner from prolific software developer Nir Sofer. SpecialFoldersView displays the list of all special folders in your system, and allows you to easily jump to the right folder simply by double-clicking the folder item. Since Windows has dozens of folders for storing application settings and files, Internet files, temporary files, shortcuts, etc. […]

Close All Open Windows with a Single Click

Close All Open Windows with a Single ClickThis program lets you close all running applications with just a single click. It is really very handy if you are running ~20 applications and want them all to quit instantly. It works just as if you were pressing the close button for each application. via Close All […]

Download Free Junkware Removal Tool

Junkware Removal Tool is a highly recommended security utility that searches for and removes common adware, toolbars, and potentially unwanted programs PUPs from your computer.  A common tactics among freeware publishers is to offer their products for free, but bundle them with PUPs in order to earn revenue.  This tool will help you remove these […]

Is This The Best Internet Browser?

Opera’s latest Web browser introduces a new technology platform, Opera Unite, allowing you to stream music or share files, photos and more, right from the browser. • Features At A Glance: 1. Opera Unite Use applications to share content with others in a quick and easy way. 2. Opera Turbo Boost your speed with our […]

StartupMonitor

As a companion piece to the previous software recommendation, Starter, we bring you StartupMonitor. Mike Lin, the software author, probably does the best job of explaining the usefullness of this indispensable little application, so it’s over to him… StartupMonitor is a small utility that runs transparently (it doesn’t even use a tray icon) and notifies […]