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You might have one of the most powerful smartphone models in the market today but if its battery gets drained then it’s nothing more than a paperweight. This is the reason why several manufacturers are trying to squeeze in a bigger battery that they could on their devices so that it will have a longer battery life. The problem with a larger battery capacity is that it also takes longer for it to charge. This means that your device will have to stay plugged in for a longer period of time. One alternative to this is by using a powerbank. You will be able to remain mobile...Continue reading »

A new security vulnerability has been in the limelight these past few days as it affects most of the online services. The Heartbleed bug can allows hackers to steal information such as usernames and passwords or even trick people into using fake versions of legitimate websites. Let’s take a look at what we know so far about this serious vulnerability. What is the Heartbleed bug? The Heartbleed bug is a security vulnerability that affects the OpenSSL software. It allows hackers access to the information stored in servers. Information such as usernames, passwords, and...Continue reading »

Are you thinking of taking a vacation? Before planning your trip, make sure that it not only has the best tourist attractions but it is also safe. You don’t want to be stressed out once you arrive at your destination. We have listed the top 5 most dangerous cities in the world that you should avoid if you are looking for a peaceful and relaxing vacation. Barquisimeto, Venezuela Barquisimeto is a capital city in the state of Lara in Venezuela. Despite being an important urban, industrial, commercial and transportation center and having a high number of universities...Continue reading »

Almost everyone knows Archie Andrews, the freckle-faced high school student who has been appearing in comic books since 1941. He is surrounded by equally popular friends such as Betty, Veronica, Jughead, just to name a few and their stories are loved by millions of people around the world. Sadly though, the day has finally arrived to say goodbye to Archie Andrews as he is expected to die in issue number 36 of the “Life with Archie” series which will come out this July. The Life with Archie series tells the story of Archie and his friends who are already grown up...Continue reading »

At what age must a person be before he or she can be charged with murder? 18? 15? Apparently even a 9 month old baby can be charged with attempted murder as what has happened recently in Pakistan. Baby boy Muhammad Mosa Khan along with several other people were charged with attempted murder, threatening police and interfering with state affairs after they allegedly threw stones at police who raided their homes in Lahore for not paying electricity. Police Sub-Inspector Kashif Ahmed decided that the 9 month old baby was capable of throwing stones and arrested Mosa. During...Continue reading »

The time to say goodbye has finally arrived. Microsoft’s 12 year old operating system will no longer be officially supported by the company starting April 8. While consumers will still be able to use their computers running on XP it is going to become a security nightmare since no more updates or security patches will arrive. If you still have a computer running on XP then you are not alone since an estimated 30 percent of all the computers around the world run on it making it the second most popular operating system right now. Even government agencies, companies,...Continue reading »

Kids of the 80’s will remember the Richard Donner directed cult classic The Goonies. This film is about a group of teenage kids who find a treasure map and embark on an adventure of a lifetime in hopes to save their homes from foreclosure. It starred Sean Astin, Josh Brolin, Jeff Cohen and Corey Feldman among others. It’s been 29 years since this film has been released and although it has become popular no sequel has been made yet. As early as 2010 Josh Brolin revealed that a script for the sequel had already been written but nothing was heard of it ever since. Donner...Continue reading »

David Letterman announced this Thursday that he will be retiring from CBS’s “Late Show” by 2015. This comes two months after rival Jay Leno stepped down from the “Tonight Show” of NBC. Letterman addressed his audience by saying “The man who owns this network, Leslie Moonves, he and I have had a relationship for years and years and years, and we have had this conversation in the past, and we agreed that we would work together on this circumstance and the timing of this circumstance. And I phoned him just before the program, and I said ‘Leslie, it’s been...Continue reading »

A lot of people are taking selfies lately since the photos can easily be shared in social networks. These photos are usually random and spontaneous however sometimes it can also be staged. One such selfie has made the White house unhappy as it is taken by Boston Red Sox David “Big Papi” Ortiz with President Barrack Obama using a Samsung device. Wait a minute, is this the same Samsung company that had its Samsung Galaxy smartphone integrated into the recent Oscars allowing it to be used in the epic Ellen selfie? Yes, this is the same company and it looks like it pulled...Continue reading »

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) connector will be making a revolutionary change his coming summer as USB Type-C will be released. What’s so special about this connector is that it is now reversible which means consumers can plug it in a port in any side without worrying about its orientation or direction. The bad news is that it won’t work with the current USB ports. USB Type-C is set to replace the current USB and micro-USB port as the new standard. It is similar to Apple’s Lightning cable which also has a reversible design. Type-C will support USB 3.1 which offers...Continue reading »